Project “Flat” seeks to invest in OC

September 12, 2013

The agenda for Oconee County Council’s meeting Tuesday reflects the potential for a couple of code-named economic development projects. One of them is being referred to as Project “Flat.” It is being held out on first reading as a potential $12 million capital investment. For its part, the company is seeking infrastructure tax credits and…

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Emergency officials called to the lake!

September 12, 2013

Like the Walhalla area, the Lake Jocassee area was struck this afternoon by a storm with high winds and that apparently has created problems on the water for kayakers. At this hour, reports are conflicting to 96.3/WGOG NEWS as to whether a drowning has occurred or whether all aboard a kayak are safe and encountered…

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Companies bid on the GCCP job

September 12, 2013

Oconee County has seven bids to choose among to decide who gets the job of bringing piped sewer to the Golden Corner Commerce Park. The bid opening for the long-awaited project took place this afternoon in the County Council Chambers. The bids ranged from an unofficial low of $6.6 million to a high of $7.7…

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23-year old Clemson woman is safe

September 12, 2013

Here’s an update from the Clemson police on the following story displayed below:  The police now say the missing woman has been located and is safe. A 23-year old Clemson woman remains missing, after having not been seen or heard from since Sunday. The police say they are actively trying to find Rebecca Bailey to…

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Here’s a correction!

September 12, 2013

South Carolina Agriculture Commissioner High Weather spoke at last year’s “Steak in Oconee.” But he will not be on the dais this time. Chamber of Commerce officials tell us that the speakers for the September 30 dinner will be Lieutenant Governor Glenn McConnell, Chairman Tom Dobbins of the Clemson University Division of Agriculture, and Anna…

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Guest lecturers from the U-S Congress

September 12, 2013

The college classroom days of Senator Lindsey Graham and Congressman Trey Gowdy are long behind them. But it’s a classroom setting where Graham and Gowdy find themselves tomorrow. At Furman University, they’ll lecture on the congressional investigation into the Benghazi attacks that killed four Americans. They’ll be joined by a fellow Republican lawmaker, Utah Congressman…

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Calendar

  • November 23, 2014 9:30 amTamassee DAR School will “Committee of Angels” at Richland Presbyterian Church
  • November 25, 2014 5:15 pmBlue Ridge Tree Lighting
  • November 27, 2014 10:00 amWestminster Community Thanksgiving Meal
  • November 29, 2014 2:00 pmRestoration Church of God will host "Pictures with Santa"
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