Presbyterians hold “uplifting service”

September 30, 2013

A church member says Walhalla Presbyterians enjoyed an uplifting service—held across town from where a fire this month heavily damaged their long-time Main Street location. The Presbyterians worshipped yesterday in Oconee School District headquarters and, according to church spokesman Thomas Alexander, used part of their worship meeting to bring its members up to date on…

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Body found in lake, autopsy today

September 30, 2013

An autopsy takes place today on the body of a Keowee Key man. And once the autopsy results are available and reported to the man’s family, they will be released to the public, according to the Oconee County coroner. Karl Addis says Robert Bruce Graffis was found Saturday night, in water 10 to 12 feet…

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Keowee Key man found dead near lake

September 29, 2013

Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis says a 75 year-old resident of Keowee Key was found dead late Saturday night. Addis says the body of Robert Bruce Graffis, of Lead Line Way in Salem, was discovered on Lake Keowee at a boat ramp on Marina Drive, within the Keowee Key development. Addis says the man appears…

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Gamecocks, Tigers, Dawgs win; Furman victorious in Charleston

September 28, 2013

*At BH Networks Stadium in Orlando, sophomore running back Mike Davis rushed 26 times for 167 yards and three touchdowns as No. 12 South Carolina overcame injuries, four turnovers and a 10-0 halftime deficit to beat UCF 28-25. The Gamecocks played the final three quarters without quarterback Connor Shaw, who suffered a shoulder injury and will miss…

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Pendleton rolls over Blacksburg; Oconee teams lose

September 27, 2013

A smothering defense, great field position for its offense, and the legs of Nicquan Ramsey, all helped the Pendleton Bulldogs claim a 55-14 win over Region 1-AA Blacksburg Friday night in 96.3 WGOG’s High School Football Game of the Week. Both teams entered the night looking for their first region win. Ramsey, a sophomore, was…

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Straight party-line vote in the Senate

September 27, 2013

The Senate in Washington voted today on straight party line against the House-passed provision that defunds Obamacare. All Senate Republicans, including South Carolina’s Lindsey Graham, voted in favor of de-funding. The vote was 45-54. In a statement from Washington, Graham said, “I fought and voted against Obamacare in 2010. Since then, I have tried to…

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Calendar

  • October 1, 2014Oconee County Humane Society Fundraiser
  • October 3, 2014 10:30 amLeTourneau-WABCO Employee Reunuion
  • October 3, 2014 3:00 pmBenefit for Phillip Brucke
  • October 4, 2014 6:00 pmOle Country Church Singing
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