Faith-based organization gets nod from committee

April 15, 2015

A faith-based outfit, which operates out of Walhalla’s S. John Street, seeks to help and rehabilitate former Oconee County prisoners and others in the community who are down and out. And it received a conditional approval last night that once the current Oconee jail is no longer needed, Christ Central Ministries would be allowed space…

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State road fix solution unacceptable to Oconee

April 15, 2015

At their regular meeting next week, Oconee County Council members are expected to say no in the form of a resolution to the idea of the state transferring maintenance of some Oconee roads and bridges that are part of the state system. After hearing estimates of what that would cost, the council’s road and transportation…

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Moulder to “whittle down” the requests

April 15, 2015

If Oconee County Council were to approve all requests for funds in its next budget, total county spending would jump $10 million dollars. But that’s unlikely to happen. County Administrator Scott Moulder told a meeting of the county council budget committee he is in the process of whittling down the wants and the needs of…

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“Time for young blood”

April 15, 2015

After more than 20 years, Mike Foster is giving up his seat on the board of directors of Pioneer Rural Water District. At a meeting yesterday, Foster nominated fellow Oakway resident Mark Holbrooks to succeed him as the board member from Pioneer territory seat one. Holbrooks will go into the annual membership meeting in June…

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Breaking ground for Streetsape

April 15, 2015

Walhalla has announced ground will be broken next week for the city’s Streetscape project. The groundbreaking is set for 5 o’clock Tuesday afternoon, April 21 at W. Main and S. Tugaloo streets.

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“John Doe” case tops civil court docket

April 14, 2015

At least for now, a civil lawsuit against a former Walhalla teacher and others occupies the number one position for trial during next month’s term of Oconee Common Pleas Court. It’s one of two lawsuits in which the plaintiff’s name is listed as “John Doe.” In this case a Greenville lawyer, representing a former Walhalla…

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Calendar

  • April 19, 2015Fairview Church of God's Revival
  • April 19, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
  • April 20, 2015 1:00 pmThe Thyroid Support Group Meeting
  • April 24, 2015Walhalla Civic Auditorium Play "BUSTED WEDDING BELLES"
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