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Blue Ridge Orthopaedics joins GHS
May 2, 2015 – 12:56 am | No Comment
Blue Ridge Orthopaedics joins GHS | Test

Blue Ridge Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, one of the largest orthopaedic providers in the Upstate and team orthopaedic physician to Clemson University, has integrated with Greenville Health System as of Friday.

Indicted banker files papers in civil case
May 2, 2015 – 12:06 am | No Comment
Indicted banker files papers in civil case | Test

A former Community First Bank executive arraigned this week in federal court on bank fraud charges has filed court papers related to a $1.7 million civil case filed in Oconee County.

Voting open for Spotlight Oconee award finalists
May 2, 2015 – 12:06 am | No Comment
Voting open for Spotlight Oconee award finalists | Test

Voting has officially begun for the Greater Oconee County Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting and awards dinner “Spotlight Oconee” award recipients.

Homes going up at The Oaks at Lake Keowee
May 1, 2015 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Homes going up at The Oaks at Lake Keowee | Test

Ground was broken recently for the first homes at the first new lakefront subdivision in Oconee since the Great Recession, another major step in the recovery of the county’s housing market.

Former local banker indicted
April 30, 2015 – 12:46 am | One Comment
Former local banker indicted | Test

A former Community First Bank executive was arraigned this week in U.S. District Court on three counts of bank fraud that could send him to prison for decades if convicted.

Edwards Auto Sales to conduct fundraiser for humane society
April 23, 2015 – 12:40 am | No Comment
Edwards Auto Sales to conduct fundraiser for humane society | Test

Edwards Auto Sales is doing its part this weekend to help some four-legged friends.

Oconee council tables Casto ordinance
April 22, 2015 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Oconee council tables Casto ordinance | Test

Despite no progress Tuesday on an ordinance related to a retail and restaurant development at the intersection of U.S. Highway 123 and S.C. 93, Oconee County Council instead asked for a study aimed at keeping that corridor from becoming “a mini Woodruff Road.”

DOT offers clarification on project
April 21, 2015 – 12:53 am | 2 Comments
DOT offers clarification on project | Test

A S.C. Department of Transportation traffic engineer has offered insight into proposed changes at the intersection of U.S. Highway 123 and S.C. 93 in Seneca and shed light on the timeline for the project.

Real estate market stays hot
April 17, 2015 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Real estate market stays hot | Test

A sizzling market is keeping real estate professionals in the tri-county area busier than they’ve been in years.

Blue Ridge Electric sees membership increase
April 15, 2015 – 12:37 am | No Comment
Blue Ridge Electric sees membership increase | Test

There was a time when Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative would annually experience an increase in members on its system, sometimes reaching as high as between 1,200 to 1,400.