Why Oconee has a 9-1-1 sign law

January 3, 2013

At the start of a new year, Oconee County stresses the importance of those reflective signs with house numbers in the front yards of many homes countywide. Scott Krein, director of Emergency Services, says those signs help responders find your home in the event of emergency. “We have all been frustrated when trying to go…

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OSD approved for five new buses

January 3, 2013

Oconee School District has been approved for five new, special needs buses. According to Dr. Michael Lucas, superintendent, the new buses bound for Oconee are among 350 new buses statewide. “We have 90 ‘yellow’ state school buses, and they travel over 8500 miles each day to transport kids in our largely rural district,” Lucas said.…

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Louisville Upsets Florida 33-23 in Sugar Bowl

January 3, 2013
Louisville Upsets Florida 33-23 in Sugar Bowl

Louisville upset Florida 33-23 in the Allstate Sugar Bowl Wednesday night, as the Number 22 Cardinals stunned the fourth-ranked Gators at the Superdome in New Orleans. Louisville struck early, as Terell Floyd returned an interception 38 yards for a touchdown on the first play. Cardinals quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was 20 of 32 for 266 yards…

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NCAA workshop at Seneca High

January 3, 2013

Seneca High School announces that an NCAA Eligibility Workshop will take place this month at the Harry Hamilton Auditorium on campus. Parents of current 7th grade through 12th grade student-athletes are encouraged to attend on the night of Thursday, January 17. New requirements will be discussed. The 6 p-m session is for parents of 7th,…

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Work session tonight

January 3, 2013

Three items of business headline the agenda for a work session tonight at Seneca City Hall. At 6 o’clock, the mayor and council will address banners for Dr. Martin Luther King Way, a re-imbursement ordinance for charging stations, and annexations at Wells Highway and Return Church Road. Council’s regular January meeting will be Tuesday.

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Ravens’ Ray Lewis will retire at end of season

January 3, 2013
Ravens’ Ray Lewis will retire at end of season

The Baltimore Ravens’ Ray Lewis announced Wednesday that he will retire at the end of the season after 17 years in the NFL, all of them with Baltimore. The Ravens are currently in the playoffs, with a wild card match-up on Sunday, so Lewis will retire whenever the team’s playoff run ends, either with elimination…

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  • September 21, 2014 1:00 pmFamily of John Wesley and Rachel Jane Smith Reunion
  • September 21, 2014 4:00 pmEbenezer Baptist Church Baby Contest
  • September 23, 2014 9:00 amSafe Harbor Invitational Golf Tournament
  • September 27, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
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