Democrats to vie to U-S Congress

March 31, 2014

By the deadline over the weekend, two local and area residents had filed to run to be the Democratic nominee this year for SC Congressional District Three. The seat is now held by Republican Jeff Duncan, who is seeking re-election. The Democrats who have their vision set on Washington are Hosea Cleveland of Seneca and…

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GOP Senate hopefuls get an OC invite

March 31, 2014

South Carolina Republican voters this year have choices to make in the June primary as to their nominees to run for U-S Senate seats. And the Oconee GOP is taking the position it wants to hear from as many as the new candidates as possible to evaluate how they stand up to the Senate incumbents:…

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Vehicle of interest seen in OC

March 31, 2014
Vehicle of interest seen in OC

The police in Toccoa, Georgia say they have a picture of a car which they consider a vehicle of interest in the homicide of a 28-year old man. The police believe that car was captured in a photograph as traveling on 123 through Westminster on the morning of March 18—some time after the death of…

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Arrest made in 2013 home burglary

March 31, 2014

A 34-year old Townville man has been arrested by sheriff’s officers in the investigation of a 2013 home burglary in rural Oconee County. According to law enforcement reports, charges of burglary and larceny have been placed against David Joseph Witherington in the Sheriff’s Office investigation of a burglary September 20 on Fort Hill Drive. Contractors…

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Seneca intersection accident

March 31, 2014

One driver was hurt in an accident this morning at Seneca’s N. Townville and Railroad intersection. The police say the driver of a Honda was taken to the hospital for treatment. The police were looking for the second vehicle, a truck, that according to Lt. Robert Tribble left the scene of the accident.

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Road blocked

March 31, 2014

State troopers report an accident near Walhalla this morning has blocked the highway. Injuries are reported in this morning’s crash, shortly before 8 o’clock at Sherwood Drive and SC 28/the Highlands Highway.

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  • November 1, 2014Walhalla's Lions Club Pancake Breakfast
  • November 1, 2014 10:30 amMtn. Rest Cloggers Fund Raiser
  • November 1, 2014 4:00 pmCity of Salem Cruise-In
  • November 1, 2014 6:00 pmOle Country Church Singing
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