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    Columbia man cited for boating under the influence

    A Columbia man is out on bond after being cited for boating under the influence on Lake Hartwell over the weekend. According to Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement officer […]

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  • War memorial

    Why Memorial Day is significant

    The retired judge, Alex Macaulay, will stand before a crowd in Walhalla Monday and tell why Memorial Day is significant to him.  Macaulay was a medic during the war in […]

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  • westminster

    Westminster sets administrator vote

    Westminster has scheduled a rare Wednesday night meeting for the purpose of hiring a new city administrator.  Chris Carter of Georgetown and Rodney Johnson of Florence have been identified as […]

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    Overdue kayakers appear OK

    Word late this morning is that four overdue kayakers on section three of the Chattooga appear to be OK and are making progress down river.  Rescue teams are hiking nearby […]

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  • Water-related death at Lake Keowee

    A 68-year old North Carolina man was pronounced dead at the hospital after he was found floating face down and unresponsive in Lake Keowee.  He was Asheville resident Leon Cameron […]

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Suspect surrenders

The suspect in a police standoff at Seneca has surrendered.  Shortly after 1 pm, Chief John Covington said the suspect, whom he did not identify […]

Obituaries

Faye Blackwell

  Westminster – Mary Faye Hester Blackwell, 71, wife of Rev. Thomas L. Blackwell, of 106 Parkview St., passed away Friday, May 27, 2016 at […]

Calendar

  • May 29, 2016Revival at Stumphouse Mountain Church of God
  • May 30, 2016Fall Sports Registration @ Westminster Rec.
  • June 2, 2016 4:30 pmWidowed Persons Moving Forward - Oconee County
  • June 4, 2016 6:00 pmGlory Bound @ Ole Country Church
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