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Duke Energy contractor dies in Highway 130 accident
November 20, 2014 – 12:48 am | No Comment
Duke Energy contractor dies in Highway 130 accident | Test

A Charlotte man died early Wednesday morning after being involved in a two-car collision that closed down S.C. Highway 130 for much of the day.

OC students invited to participate in annual poster contest
November 20, 2014 – 12:45 am | No Comment
OC students invited to participate in annual poster contest | Test

Students attending grades one through six in any Oconee County school are invited to participate in the annual Tornado Safety Poster contest sponsored by Oconee County Emergency Services.

Westminster to turn judicial services over to county magistrate
November 20, 2014 – 12:36 am | No Comment
Westminster to turn judicial services over to county magistrate | Test

Westminster will be turning over responsibility for city magistrate court to Oconee County beginning Jan. 1.

Walhalla, Westminster fill positions of departing judge
November 20, 2014 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Walhalla, Westminster fill positions of departing judge | Test

Confirmed as a circuit judge in April, Scott Sprouse is leaving positions he’s held as Walhalla municipal judge and Westminster city attorney

Official: GHS found Tri-Care glitch
November 20, 2014 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Official: GHS found Tri-Care glitch | Test

Recent concerns over the rumors that Tri-Care insurance for military retirees was no longer accepted by Oconee Memorial Hospital did have some foundations of fact, but there was never a lapse in coverage, according to a Greenville Health System spokesperson.

Retired educator: Pickens County faces uncertain future
November 20, 2014 – 12:21 am | One Comment
Retired educator: Pickens County faces uncertain future | Test

Retired Pickens County educator Ken Weichel presented a picture of education in South Carolina and the local area Tuesday night, and it was anything but pretty.

Task force examines future of Oconee transit
November 20, 2014 – 12:19 am | No Comment
Task force examines future of Oconee transit | Test

Recommends expanding Seneca’s fare-free electric system

Liberty man injured in fall at Seneca water plant
November 20, 2014 – 12:12 am | No Comment
Liberty man injured in fall at Seneca water plant | Test

A Liberty man was listed in critical condition at Greenville Memorial Hospital on Wednesday afternoon after he was injured when a scissor lift apparently turned over at a construction site for the city of Seneca’s $10 million water plant upgrade.

Man arrested on grand larceny
November 20, 2014 – 12:11 am | One Comment
Man arrested on grand larceny | Test

An Oconee County man was arrested Monday evening on grand larceny charges after police said he allegedly stole a dump trailer.

Woman charged in husband’s murder to appear in court Friday
November 20, 2014 – 12:08 am | No Comment
Woman charged in husband’s murder to appear in court Friday | Test

Co-defendant to receive bond hearing