Vietnam vets install officers

May 7, 2013
Vietnam vets install officers

Officers are in place for Oconee County’s Vietnam Veterans organization. Ernest Riley is the president; Dave Bertges, vice president; Rick Gibson, secretary; and Harvey Spencer, treasurer. The Roger Merck Chapter #1017, Vietnam Veterans of America meets the fourth Monday of the month at the American Legion Post home on Walhalla’s North Church Street. The gatherings…

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Adding onto the church!

May 7, 2013

In a regulatory hearing tonight in Clemson, a contractor seeks approval for an addition to the University Lutheran Church. The applicant is the Trehel Corporation. Tonight’s Board of Architectural Review hearing begins at 6 o’clock at City Hall.

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Seneca’s share of the load increases

May 7, 2013

Oconee’s largest municipality will bear a larger load of the obligation during the next year to pay the costs of wastewater treatment. During a discussion last night of the next budget, Bob Winchester of Joint Regional Sewer Authority announced Seneca’s percentage of the treatment costs will increase by approximately two percent—from 61 to 63%. It’s…

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Blue Ridge’s Dalton promises better service

May 7, 2013

In front of a crowd of more than five thousand people, the president/CEO of the Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative said Blue Ridge members during the next two to three years can count on a greater level of service. At the annual meeting,Charles Dalton said Blue Ridge during the last 12 months had energized one new…

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Westminster lost electric power

May 7, 2013

A fallen tree is blamed for an electric power outage that affected large parts of Westminster Sunday afternoon. The outage lasted from 2:30 to 5 o’clock, according to Clerk-Treasurer Jennifer Adams.

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Car-train fatalities identified

May 7, 2013

Georgia authorities have identified the three people killed Friday night in the crash of their car and a passenger train in Stephens County. The dead are all Georgia residents: Crystal Crews, 20-year old Kennesaw resident; and Austell residents 22-year old Areale Leigh Nunn and 23-year old Erich Boecklbauer. The three were in Mazda headed to…

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  • September 6, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
  • September 7, 2014 7:00 pmOconee County Baptist Camp Meeting Under the Tent
  • September 11, 2014 9:00 amFriends of the Library Monthly Book Sale
  • September 13, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
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