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Zoning board OKs storage building at Yoder’s
January 29, 2019 – 10:14 pm | Comments Off on Zoning board OKs storage building at Yoder’s

At its first meeting of the year, the Oconee County Board of Zoning Appeals approved a special exception for Yoder’s Building Supply in Fair Play to increase its storage capacity.

Merle Helen Lyle
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Merle Helen Lyle
December 14, 2018
SENECA, S.C. – Merle Helen Gilbertson Lyle, 98, went home to be with her Lord on Friday, Dec. 14.
Two memorial services took place to celebrate and honor Merle’s beautiful life. The …

Mozelle Stanley Folmar
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Mozelle Stanley Folmar
January 17, 2019
SALEM, S.C. – Mozelle Stanley Folmar, 80, passed from this life into the presence of Jesus on Thursday, Jan. 17, at Cottingham Hospice House, Seneca.
A graveside service was held on Jan. …

Regena Ladell Burkett
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Regena Ladell Burkett
January 29, 2019
WEST UNION, S.C. – Regena Ladell Burkett, 63, went to be with her Lord and savior on Tuesday, Jan. 29. She was reunited with the love of her life, Steve Burkett.
Funeral …

Dorothy M. Bacon
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Dorothy M. Bacon
January 28, 2019
SENECA, S.C. – Dorothy M. Bacon, 85, went to be with her Lord and savior Monday, Jan. 28.
Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday, Jan. 31, at Brown-Oglesby chapel, with …

Mayor: Resolution on PMPA extension coming tonight
January 29, 2019 – 12:29 am | Comments Off on Mayor: Resolution on PMPA extension coming tonight
Mayor: Resolution on PMPA extension coming tonight | Test

After months of deliberation on whether Westminster City Council will extend an agreement with the city’s wholesale power provider, Mayor Brian Ramey says a decision will likely come tonight.

Clemson dorm floods early Monday morning
January 29, 2019 – 12:26 am | Comments Off on Clemson dorm floods early Monday morning
Clemson dorm floods early Monday morning | Test

Student residents in the Byrnes Hall dormitory at Clemson University were displaced early Monday morning after a flood caused by a sprinkler head being dislodged.

Walhalla officials break ground on new water treatment plant
January 29, 2019 – 12:21 am | Comments Off on Walhalla officials break ground on new water treatment plant
Walhalla officials break ground on new water treatment plant | Test

Walhalla officials officially broke ground on the city’s new water treatment facility Monday afternoon, a project that’s been a long time coming. 

Oconee museum holds time capsule ceremony to celebrate sesquicentennial
January 29, 2019 – 12:19 am | Comments Off on Oconee museum holds time capsule ceremony to celebrate sesquicentennial
Oconee museum holds time capsule ceremony to celebrate sesquicentennial | Test

Oconee County residents and officials put a bow on the conclusion of the county’s 150th anniversary celebration with a time capsule ceremony at the Oconee History Museum on Monday afternoon.

Committee proposes sewer authority return $8M in reserve funds to cities
January 29, 2019 – 12:17 am | Comments Off on Committee proposes sewer authority return $8M in reserve funds to cities
Committee proposes sewer authority return $8M in reserve funds to cities | Test

The cities of Westminster, Walhalla and Seneca could receive prorated shares of more than $8 million currently in Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority reserve funds if the sewer commission approves a recommendation made by an OJRSA committee Monday night.

Community remembers woman hit, killed by car
January 29, 2019 – 12:10 am | Comments Off on Community remembers woman hit, killed by car
Community remembers woman hit, killed by car | Test

Pamlia Crispo, 68, died at Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital on Sunday night after the accident that afternoon. Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis classified the death as “accidental.”

Local officials attend Opportunity Zones Summit in Columbia
January 26, 2019 – 12:42 am | Comments Off on Local officials attend Opportunity Zones Summit in Columbia
Local officials attend Opportunity Zones Summit in Columbia | Test

Oconee County leaders traveled to Columbia on Friday to attend the South Carolina Governor’s Opportunity Zones Summit, focusing on helping revitalize two local communities.

SC 93 construction also affects some downtown businesses
January 26, 2019 – 12:39 am | Comments Off on SC 93 construction also affects some downtown businesses
SC 93 construction also affects some downtown businesses | Test

Utilities construction in downtown Clemson is not only affecting business owners on S.C. Highway 93, but also some along College Avenue.

Alexander voices support for new paper ballot system
January 26, 2019 – 12:38 am | Comments Off on Alexander voices support for new paper ballot system
Alexander voices support for new paper ballot system | Test

State Sen. Thomas Alexander says he supports a move to a new type of paper election ballot in South Carolina he believes would be accurate and prevent any opportunity for electronic hacking of election results.