Full-time armed security at every school in the district is part of nearly $350,000 in funding to make schools safer included in the School District of Pickens County’s $122.8 million budget that unanimously passed first reading Monday night.
The city of Seneca finalized a new wholesale water contract with Pioneer Rural Water District on Tuesday, ending months of negotiations between the city and water district two days before the previous 30-year-old contract was set to end.
Caring, or finding care, for aging family members is a complex and consuming task. When aging loved ones can no longer flourish in their private homes, many family members find themselves quickly needing information and support.
Now that former Pioneer Rural Water District employee Ryan Hix has withdrawn his name from nomination to the Pioneer board of directors, Barry Stevenson and Mark Holbrooks will keep their seats on the board.
Editor: It would appear that voters will have choices in the Oconee County Council District 1 and State Rep. District 2 this November, as well as the Third District, a Congressional seat Mary Geren in seeking.
The Seneca events committee approved a recommendation Wednesday for $18,200 in funding for a summer movie series, Christmas jazz concert and a one-day museum series featuring book signings, a film showing and a lecture.