Former judge pleads guilty

September 26, 2012

A federal judge accepted the guilty plea of a former municipal judge for the Pickens County town of Central. And now that former municipal judge, Janet Reese, awaits sentencing for the offense of filing false tax returns. According to an announcement today by U-S Attorney Bill Nettles, “Evidence presented at the change of plea hearing…

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Braves back in playoffs

September 26, 2012
Braves back in playoffs

Freddie Freeman hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to put the Atlanta Braves back in the playoffs with a 4-3 win over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night. Freeman’s dramatic drive off Mike Dunn clinched at least a National League wild-card berth for the Braves, who squandered a big lead…

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Furman Looks To Rekindle SoCon Fire Saturday Against Western Carolina

September 26, 2012
Furman Looks To Rekindle SoCon Fire Saturday Against Western Carolina

After stepping outside Southern Conference play for three straight games, Furman (1-3, 0-1 SoCon) will now strap it on for seven consecutive SoCon clashes beginning this Saturday at home against Western Carolina (1-3, 0-2 SoCon). Kickoff for the Family Weekend contest is set for 1:30 p.m. at Paladin Stadium. You can hear that game on…

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OMC lab reaccredited

September 26, 2012
OMC lab reaccredited

The College of American Pathologists has given a thumbs-up to Oconee Medical Center’s main laboratory—based on the results of a recent inspection as part of the accreditation programs of the national organization. The OMC facility director, Dr. Janice Lage, was advised of this national recognition and congratulated for the excellence of the services being provided.…

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Reserve officers to receive bonus

September 26, 2012

Seneca’s five reserve police offers fill important needs within the department. And the city council last night, with advice from a labor attorney, found a way to provide some compensation in the form of a bonus for what is volunteer service. Chief John Covington explained the reserve officers can look forward to a bonus at…

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Seneca opens Greenville bank account

September 26, 2012

Seneca will open a bank account from which a hotel developer may draw funds to pay bills as construction proceeds. Meantime, the city has announced that the groundbreaking for its Hampton Inn and Suites will take place at 10 o’clock Monday morning. During a special meeting, the city council last night approved Mayor Dan Alexander’s…

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  • October 31, 2014Faith Baptist Church's Fall Festival
  • October 31, 2014 6:00 pmWalhalla High Cheerleader Candy Giveaway
  • October 31, 2014 6:00 pmBoo in the Bay
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