Sheriff Mike Crenshaw says changes to Oconee County Animal Control are ongoing as a result of a shelter assessment performed last fall by an Anderson County veterinarian and a South Carolina Law Enforcement Division investigation.
Several Clemson residents appeared before Pickens County Council last week to urge it to address the county’s animal control ordinance they say needs to be strengthened to curb abuse and neglect of animals.
In her seven years as a volunteer with the Oconee County Humane Society, Angel Newman said the roles of the humane society and Oconee County Animal Control were well defined to her by animal control employees.
SENECA — A South Carolina Law Enforcement Division investigation into the Oconee County Animal Shelter resulted in shelter director Rodney Long being fired over falsified adoption documents, while other possible violations were also revealed.
CLEMSON — As Clemson City Council begins interviewing its three city administrator finalists later this week, The Journal reached out to the candidates to learn more about them and how they might approach the job in Clemson.
ANDERSON — A West Union man wanted by Westminster police in Sunday’s shooting of two people died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound Monday night in Anderson, according to Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore.