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Oconee County is appealing a decision by the state Department of Revenue to begin taxing the cash cow that is the county’s rock quarry, which is expected to net nearly $5 million next year.
As families across the area prepare to go on summer vacations with the school year now finished, the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is offering a number of safety tips to help area residents protect their homes and property while they’re out of town.
The Oconee County School Board has awarded district superintendent Michael Thorsland with a one-year contract extension and 3 percent salary increase as a result of his annual evaluation.
The Oconee County School Board approved third and final reading this week of the proposed fiscal year 2018 budget representing an increase of nearly $3.3 million that includes salary increases for employees.