Oconeean to be arraigned

March 28, 2013

A magistrate is scheduled to convene a court arraignment at Greenville this morning for a 33-year old Oconeean charged with a federal firearms offense. In the proceeding, according to a court officer, Shannon David Powers of Alexander Road, Seneca, is to be read the formal charge and asked to state a plea. Authorities say in…

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Walhalla High leading the way

March 28, 2013
Walhalla High leading the way

For a second time, Walhalla High School has completed a national certification process to validate its program Project Lead the Way. The curriculum allows students to apply what they learn in math and science to real-life engineering and technology projects. Brett Stephenson, Walhalla teacher, said, “The beauty of PLTW courses is that our kids get…

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Tree down on Mountain Rest

March 28, 2013

A tree has fallen this morning on the two lane Mountain Road. A caller and Oconee County Dispatch say the fallen tree blocks one lane, not far from the S.C. 183/Westminster Highway crossing.

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Explaining basin priorities

March 28, 2013

As the Army Corps of Engineers continues to lower levels in Lake Hartwell, one audience member at this week’s Sanctuary Pointe information meeting wondered how the developers can pull off their ambitious project. The Savannah District Commander, Col. Jeff Hall, issued a further explanation this week about the process to balance the basin in a…

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Front porch may remain if….

March 28, 2013
Front porch may remain if….

The Aguilar family of Walhalla may keep their recently added porch at 10 Ballenger Street, provided they move the front steps to the side. A second and final vote by the city Board of Zoning Appeals yesterday requires Ana Aguilar to seek a builder’s permit for the work. She and her family were before the…

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Zoning variance sought tonight

March 28, 2013

At Walhalla tonight, Masstar Signs requests a variance to the Oconee County sign rules. A public hearing by the county Board of Zoning Appeals begins at 6 at Pine Street.

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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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