Article Archive for August 2017
The death of a man whose body was found in a wooded area of Pickens County late Sunday afternoon has been ruled a suicide by the Pickens County Coroner’s Office.
Oconee County administrator Scott Moulder testified in court on Monday the donation of property from the county to Pioneer Rural Water District was not an endorsement of a water treatment plant proposed by Pioneer.
The filing period for November elections in the cities of Walhalla and Westminster closed at noon Monday.
While the Foothills YMCA is still awaiting final word from the U.S. Department of Agriculture on the status of a crucial $7.5 million loan application, it will learn today if it will officially be granted a parcel of land on the Oconee Memorial Hospital campus to house a brand new 31,000-square-foot facility and athletic fields to serve families from across the county and beyond.
Levi Lynn Pinion, 16, of Verner Street, died from a head injury at 3:40 a.m., about an hour after the incident occurred at the Wal-Mart store at 1636 Sandifer Blvd. in Seneca, according to a news release from Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis.