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Ronnie Joe Patterson Jr., 38, of 120 Curtis Drive, is charged with three counts of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, as well as one count each of possession of marijuana, grand larceny, second-degree burglary and malicious injury to property.
Officials in charge of safety and security of Oconee County schools told school board trustees this week they work with schools on Code Red and safety procedures and use each drill as an opportunity for improvement.
A proposed bill that would add a seventh seat to the Pickens County School Board has passed the South Carolina House of Representatives and awaits action in the Senate.
Appearing in front of Judge Scott Sprouse, Leroy Lee Morris, 21, was sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to one count each of inflicting great bodily injury upon a child and unlawful neglect of a child.
The Oconee County Public Library system is looking for a new leader after director Philip Cheney, who says he plans to seek a seat in Congress, tendered his resignation this week.