Libraries to take social media leap

January 29, 2013

Keen to the latest craze in technology, Oconee public libraries are set to advance from Facebook to Twitter. After a presentation last night by Leah Price, the Westminster librarian, the county board of library trustees authorized the opening of a Twitter account, as a way to better communicate with its patrons and the world with…

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Second burglary suspect arrested

January 29, 2013

The police in Walhalla have arrested a second suspect in their investigation of a burglary last fall at a unit in Standpointe Vista Apartments. Chief Ronald Wilbanks says Jeffrey Wayne Wood, 33-year old resident of Boom Dock Drive, Walhalla was arrested Sunday and charged with burglary first degree. Wood is the second man arrested and…

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CU student charged with assaulting police

January 29, 2013

A Clemson student was arrested early Saturday and charged with assaulting two police officers. According to the university announcement, Jordan Philip Parker of Nashville, Tennessee was charged with a felony count of “resisting/assault, beat or wound police officer serving process or while resisting arrest” after a 3:45 a-m incident outside the student residence building Sanders…

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The Journal late today!

January 29, 2013

Today’s street edition of The Journal is late. According to publisher Jerry Edwards, mechanical and technical problems have caused the delay. Edwards says look for the paper to hit the streets later today.

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Jury picked for OGS trial

January 28, 2013

An Oconee jury is in place to hear the State’s case against a 20-year old man charged with burglary first degree and petty larceny. That jury was instructed by Judge Alex Macaulay to return to an Oconee courtroom at 1 p-m tomorrow for the start of the trial of Austin Ryan Epperson. Among a list…

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Double-barrel action at Seneca

January 28, 2013

For Mayor Dan Alexander and the Seneca City Council, a doubleheader takes place tomorrow night at City Hall. The evening begins with a 6 o’clock work session, followed by a special meeting. Among the matters for consideration: emergency funds investment, annexation at S. 4th and Wells Highway, and the Black History Luncheon Tuesday, February 7.

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  • October 3, 2014 10:30 amLeTourneau-WABCO Employee Reunuion
  • October 3, 2014 3:00 pmBenefit for Phillip Brucke
  • October 4, 2014 6:00 pmOle Country Church Singing
  • October 5, 2014 11:00 amBethlehem Baptist Church's Homecoming
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