Traffic slowed as passenger bus wedged on roadway

April 20, 2015
Traffic slowed as passenger bus wedged on roadway

West bound traffic on 123 in Clemson slowed or a came to a stop for a time Saturday morning when a passenger bus got caught in a downward grade leading from the parking lot of the Hampton Inn onto the four-lane highway. It was an Ohio State University bus in Clemson for a weekend of…

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Death follows car accident near Seneca

April 20, 2015

An 83-year old Oconeean died Friday at a Greenville hospital, one week after being involved in a two-vehicle collision near Seneca. Coroner Karl Addis said the victim, Thomas Kudro of Point Place Drive, Westminster suffered a traumatic injury at 2:30 Friday afternoon, April 10 at highway 59 and Sam Brown Road. According to Addis, Kudro…

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Thursday’s High School Results

April 17, 2015

Daniel’s softball team defeated West-Oak, 3-2. Elsewhere, Seneca defeated Pickens, 5-0. The Bobcats recorded three hits each from Alex Adams and Raeleigh Windham. Seneca baseball blasted past Pickens, 10-. Tristen Hudson got the win on the mound for the Bobcats, while Alex Medlin went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, as did Devon Telley. Seneca’s boys soccer…

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Oconee woman charged in boyfriend’s stabbing

April 17, 2015

A Thursday stabbing near Walhalla landed a 45-year old woman in jail. The Sheriff’s Office has identified Jean Marie Moore as the woman arrested on the charge of criminal domestic violence at her home on Little River Lane in the vicinity of Flat Shoals Community near Salem. The victim, identified as Moore’s boyfriend, was stabbed…

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Which city runs water to lake property?

April 17, 2015

A developer bought nearly 40 acres near Walhalla’s intake property on Melton Road near Lake Keowee. The question that arose last week at City Hall was which municipality, Seneca or Walhalla, provides the water. Walhalla claims the developer’s property is within its service area though, according to the minutes for the April 7 meeting of…

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Police chief requests money for five rifles

April 17, 2015

As part of his budget request for a new year, the Walhalla police chief is asking for $5,365 for five patrol rifles. Chief Ronald Wilbanks told the mayor and council last week those rifles could be useful in the event of a school shooting or someone barricaded inside a house. There is a Special Weapons…

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Calendar

  • July 1, 2015 7:00 pmMountain Heart Free Concert
  • July 1, 2015 7:00 pmVBS at Church of Christ, Lavonia
  • July 3, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • July 5, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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