Autopsy confirms death as drowning

A Sunday morning autopsy confirmed the death of an Oconee man as drowning.  Michael Treadway was involved in a Friday mishap with a lawnmower behind his home near Oakway.  He was 68 years old. Coroner Karl Addis said the preliminary investigation showed that Treadway was cutting grass with a zero turn lawnmower and suggested that the lawnmower went down a […]

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Caroline Rose Anderson

  Walhalla, SC — Mrs. Caroline Rose Anderson, 96, wife of the late Joseph Anderson, of 912 W. Bear Swamp Road, Walhalla, passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017, at her residence. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, June 16, 2017, at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service at the Funeral […]

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Annie Ruth Ritter Donald

Seneca, SC— Annie Ruth Ritter Donald, 88, wife of the late Chevis E. Donald, of GHS Lila Doyle, passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017 at her residence.Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Oconee Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 12:30 – 2:00 PM, […]

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James Thomas “Tommy” Stockman

Seneca, SC — James Thomas “Tommy” Stockman, 72, husband of Sandra Cobb Stockman, of 4022 Sunset Drive, Seneca, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017, at AnMed Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Monday, May 29, 2017, at Hopewell Baptist Church with burial to follow at Oconee Memorial Park with Military Rites. The family will receive friends from […]

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Roderic Harry Bosse Sr.

  Seneca, SC — Roderic Harry Bosse, Sr., 86, husband of the late Loraine K. Bosse, of 182 Clydesdale Road, Seneca, formerly of Asheville, NC for over fifty years, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017, at GHS Cottingham Hospice House. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, August 5, 2017, at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel.The family will […]

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Two men under arrest after shots fired in Utica

  Two men have been arrested after authorities determined shots were fired with the intent to kill a third man last weekend in the Utica community near Seneca.  The Oconee Sheriff’s Office announced attempted murder and other charges against Michael Anthony Price and Evan Scott Powell.  Arrest warrants allege Powell fired two shots from a handgun at Arthur Johnson with […]

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Initial death investigation points to lawnmower mishap

A man near Oakway died yesterday after what authorities suspect was an accident involving a lawn mower near a pond.  Coroner Karl Addis says the victim was Michael Treadway of Cottontail Drive, Westminster.  Family members found the body Friday evening of the 68-year old Treadway floating in a pond behind him home.  According to Addis, the preliminary investigation suggests the […]

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Westminster man arrested in crimes at stornge units

  A Westminster man was jailed Thursday as part of an investigation of thefts on two occasions at storage units near Seneca.  The crimes occurred on the Rochester Highway.  The Oconee Sheriff’s Office announced charges of second degree burglary and larceny against Austin Thomas Woodard, 21, of Freeman Street.   In the burglary reported on March 4, tools were taken, including […]

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Judge denies temporary restraining order

The temporary restraining order sought against Pioneer Rural Water District has been denied.  An order signed today by Judge McIntosh denies the temporary restraining order that Oconee County and the cities of Seneca and Westminster sought in the construction of the treatment plant.  At the same time, however, the judge put Pioneer on notice.  Here’s the order in its entirety:  […]

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Reply filed to counterclaims in Pioneer litigation

  Oconee County and the cities of Seneca and Westminster have made their official response to the counterclaims by Pioneer Rural Water District.  On behalf of the county and the two cities, attorneys Bernie Ellis, Derek Enderlin, and David Root responded yesterday in the Common Pleas Court to the legal claims that Pioneer filed to stave off attempts to stop […]

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