Officer down, suspect in custody

February 11, 2013
Officer down, suspect in custody

Late Saturday afternoon in Seneca, an officer down and a suspect in custody. According to the police, a foot chase that ended in the yard of a home at South Sixth and Stribling succeeded in the capture of a suspect. But a policeman fell and later required an ambulance ride to the hospital. Sgt. Robbie…

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WGOG’s Watt Named Sheriff’s Department PIO

February 9, 2013
WGOG’s Watt Named Sheriff’s Department PIO

Jimmy Watt, heard on the airwaves of 96.3 WGOG for more than a decade, has accepted a position within the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Mike Crenshaw says Watt, of Seneca, will serve as the Department’s new Public Information Officer. Watt, who has more than 20 years of experience in Upstate media circles, will serve…

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Bartee hearing concludes

February 8, 2013

No decision was reached during a pre-trial hearing today in Anderson as to whether criminal charges against James Bartee, former candidate for Oconee Sheriff, will be dismissed or moved forward for trial, according to a court officer. Anderson Clerk of Court Richard Shirley sat in on today’s hearing in his county’s courthouse, where as many…

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This just in, from OSD!

February 8, 2013

Oconee Sheriff Crenshaw is announcing this afternoon the selection of Jimmy Watt as his department’s public information officer. Watt has an Oconee background and is familiar to 96.3/WGOG NEWS listeners for his play-by-play on high school football and his traffic reports that are heard week days on 96.3/WGOG and WYFF TV, Greenville.

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Bartee hearing to resume

February 8, 2013

The James Bartee hearing was scheduled to resume at this hour at Anderson. 96.3/WGOG NEWS has learned that the Bartee lawyers are making four motions for dismissal of the charges.

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Hearing late start

February 8, 2013

The James Bartee hearing at Anderson apparently is late getting cranked up! Word out of the Anderson Courthouse is that, though the hearing had been scheduled for 10:30, it was just about to get started shortly before the noon hour.

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  • November 23, 2014 9:30 amTamassee DAR School will “Committee of Angels” at Richland Presbyterian Church
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