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    Walking trail to be lighted

    If you trek the walking trail in front of Oconee Memorial Hospital, it’s easy to get the impression that someone is trying to get a message across to you.  And, […]

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    For good cause, Keowee principals take pie in the face

    The food pantry at one Walhalla church is now 1,000 items for the better.  Students at Keowee Elementary School are credited with collecting the food items to be donated to […]

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    Students of the Month

    Seneca Rotary Club recently announced its November 2015 students of the month for the Seneca area schools. Pictured from left to right are, Holleigh Evans, Savannah Woods (Northside Elementary), Matthew […]

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    College Application Month a success in Oconee

    Typically the month of October is a time that school districts organize visits by colleges, help with applications, and encourage students to take advantage of the fee application waivers that […]

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    Seneca opens a new museum

    Seneca officially opened the city’s museum to celebrate African-American history and culture, and the crowd that gathered today was large enough for the city to close a section of W-S […]

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    Future teachers recognized

    At Southern Wesleyan University, two young men were inducted last weekend into the university’s Call Me MISTER program.  The ceremony recognizing Jervarrio Cureton and Kennedy Lowrance took place Sunday in […]

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    Residents displaced by home fire

    As the result of yesterday’s fire near Westminster. the American Red Cross now says it is helping four adults by providing services to meet their immediate needs, including financial assistance for […]

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    Late night police chase Oconee-Anderson

    A late night police chase that started on the West Pine Grove Road in southern Oconee County stretched into Anderson.  The deputy who apprehended the suspect used TAZER before Stanley […]

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    Superintendent reflects on Tamassee-Salem decision

    Some words of reflection today from the Oconee superintendent of education on the controversial action to close Tamassee-Salem’s middle and high school.  Dr. Michael Thorsland remains convinced that the administration’s […]

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    Donation to Pickens County Humane Society

    A check presented last night in Pickens is going to help jump start adding a spay and neuter lab for the Pickens County Humane Society.  During the Pickens County Council […]

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    Store burglary in southern Oconee

    Cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of money were taken during a store burglary in southern Oconee County.  The crime occurred early yesterday at highway 11 and Rock Hill Road.  Around […]

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  • November 28, 2015World of Energy 3rd Annual Festival of Trees
  • November 30, 2015 6:00 pmSeneca Christmas Parade
  • December 2, 2015Second Annual Walhalla Christmas Lights Drive Through
  • December 6, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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