Woman in Westminster arrested on cruelty to child charges

April 3, 2014

The police in Westminster have arrested a 24-year old woman as part of a 10-day investigation of a case of cruelty to children. Arrest affidavits accuse Rebecca Lynn Rogers of Sitton Mill Road, Seneca of cruelty to three children—all younger than 12 years old. The police say they started their investigation March 21 at Butler…

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Baseball bat weapon used in Seneca assault

April 3, 2014

A baseball bat is the weapon that Seneca police believe was used in the assault last night of a man at an apartment project. Major Jeremy Rothell says the police this afternoon were conducting an active investigation into what happened at the Pine Ridge apartments. The man injured was taken to a Greenville hospital for…

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OC ranks near bottom in library computer

April 3, 2014

South Carolina public libraries are equipped with more than 4,000 public computers, but Oconee’s four libraries have only 33 of them. A statewide ranking sorts library systems from the largest number of computers per capita to the smallest. And Oconee finds itself third from the bottom, with less than one-half of a computer for every…

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Votes added, order of finish unchanged

April 3, 2014

The Oconee Election Commission has certified the votes cast in this week’s special primary for Seat Three, Oconee County Council. A handful of votes were added to each candidate’s total, but the order of finish remains unchanged. It means that Andy Inabinet is now the official winner of Tuesday’s primary. This morning three votes were…

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Protect My Clemson Family Campaign

April 3, 2014

Sexual violence remains a major issue on college campuses, such as Clemson University, and two members of the university Student Senate dropped by 96.3/WGOG Radio this morning to discuss the problem and the pro-active approach being taken there to eliminate or reduce the problem. As part of a campaign at the university, thousands of students…

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Special school trustees meeting

April 3, 2014

Oconee school trustees are being called into a special meeting next week—part of which will deal with what an outside group of educators thinks about the quality of public education in the county. An external review team headed by Dr. Michael Lodico will present AdvanceED’s exit report of the team’s evaluation of the Oconee School…

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Calendar

  • November 27, 2014 10:00 amWestminster Community Thanksgiving Meal
  • November 29, 2014 8:00 amBenefit for Charles Powell
  • November 29, 2014 2:00 pmRestoration Church of God will host "Pictures with Santa"
  • November 30, 2014Westminster United Methodist Church's Christmas Congregational Singing
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