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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New digital messages for responders

September 27, 2013

Information from IPad tablets is being made available to as many as 440 Oconee County responders to help them better respond to emergencies. Charlie King, Oconee County Fire Chief, announces that a digital messaging system, from the company Active911, provides fire fighters riding trucks headed to an emergency scene with information about closest hydrants and…

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Accident on the Highlands Highway

September 27, 2013

One person is reported to have suffered minor injury in an accident shortly after 10:30 this morning on SC 28/Highlands Highway in the vicinity of the entrance to Stumphouse Tunnel Park. The accident temporarily left one lane blocked to traffic.

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  • October 31, 2014Faith Baptist Church's Fall Festival
  • October 31, 2014 6:00 pmBoo in the Bay
  • November 1, 2014Walhalla's Lions Club Pancake Breakfast
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