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Wrestling show to benefit family of former police chief
August 8, 2017 – 9:54 pm | No Comment
Wrestling show to benefit family of former police chief | Test

The Journal staff
EASTANOLLEE, Ga. — In part, a wrestling event set for Saturday night in Stephens County, Ga., is being held in memory of former West Union Police Chief Charles Sanders Jr., who died from …

Back-to-school supplies needed for giveaway
August 8, 2017 – 9:52 pm | No Comment

Set for Friday from 5-7 p.m., Seneca Health and Rehabilitation Center’s back-to-school supplies giveaway will take place at 150 Tokeena Road in Seneca.

Westminster claims top cleanup prize
August 8, 2017 – 9:52 pm | No Comment
Westminster claims top cleanup prize | Test

The city of Westminster was announced Monday as the winner of the Downtown Clean Up Challenge and the accompanying $5,000 grant from Oconee Economic Alliance to be used toward a beautification project.

Minor earthquake reported near Jocassee
August 8, 2017 – 9:50 pm | No Comment

According to a preliminary report from the United States Geological Survey, Oconee County experienced its second earthquake in as many years early Tuesday morning.

Police: Man tried to take meth into jail
August 8, 2017 – 9:49 pm | No Comment
Police: Man tried to take meth into jail | Test

Charles Michael Salsman, 47, of 609 Mimosa Road, is now charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute and furnishing contraband into a county prison.

2 charged in Monday high-speed chase
August 8, 2017 – 9:46 pm | No Comment
2 charged in Monday high-speed chase | Test

In a news release, the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office said the driver, Adam Joseph Reed, 24, of 124 Hillside Lane in Seneca, has been charged with shoplifting, failure to stop for a blue light, reckless driving and a hit-and-run charge.

Gary S. Brock
August 8, 2017 – 4:24 pm | No Comment

Gary S. Brock
SENECA, S.C. – Gary S. Brock passed away.
Sandifer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Assessor opts to retire early
August 8, 2017 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Assessor opts to retire early | Test

Oconee County assessor Linda Shugart announced she will opt for early retirement in an email Monday morning to county administrator Scott Moulder.

Journal readers can report delivery issues via text
August 8, 2017 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Journal readers can report delivery issues via text | Test

A new program introduced by The Journal allows subscribers to notify the circulation department by text messaging to address problems as quickly as possible.

Gaffney man charged in 2013 stolen goods investigation
August 8, 2017 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Gaffney man charged in 2013 stolen goods investigation | Test

A Gaffney man was brought back to Oconee County late Friday night to face charges from a 2013 investigation involving the theft of two bronze grave markers.