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After performing an autopsy over the weekend, Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis confirmed the Seneca man who died following a late-night stabbing Thursday died due to complications from a single stab wound to his abdomen.
Proponents of nuclear power are pushing to revive a failed project to build two reactors in South Carolina, arguing that the demise of the $14 billion venture could signal doom for an industry that supplies one-fifth of the nation’s electricity.
According to a news release from the sheriff’s office, a deputy spoke with a West Union business owner on Wednesday about a man who rented a 2012 Bobcat T180 skid steer on July 31. The skid steer, valued at $25,000, still hadn’t been returned Monday — one week to the day after it was supposed to be returned.
Also charged with two counts of shoplifting and one count of giving false information, Dewayne Glenn McCall, 32, of 299 Tammerick Trail, was booked into the Oconee County Detention on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. after turning himself in to the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office.
A Seneca man was arrested on numerous charges over the weekend, including three counts of intent to defraud the South Carolina Educational Lottery, after police allege he stole scratch-off tickets from one convenience store then cashed in winning tickets at a second store in the Seneca area.
Although teachers reported Thursday, the School District of Pickens County officially welcomed them back for a new school year Monday at Easley High School with words of encouragement from a state representative and the return of a former student who served as keynote speaker.