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Douglas E. Marker, M.D.
June 6, 2019 – 4:15 pm | Comments Off on Douglas E. Marker, M.D.
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Douglas E. Marker, M.D.
June 5, 2019
SENECA, S.C. – Douglas Eldon Marker, M.D., 80, husband of Betty Jane Marker, passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 5. He was born in Sidney, Ohio, Oct. 31, 1938, the son …

Harry Truman Galloway
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Harry Truman Galloway
June 4, 2019
WALHALLA, S.C. – Harry Truman Galloway, 69, of 113 Kelley Drive, passed away Tuesday, June 4, at his home.
A memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 8, at …

Walhalla Elementary principal moving to district office position
June 6, 2019 – 12:37 am | Comments Off on Walhalla Elementary principal moving to district office position
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Walhalla Elementary School principal Shanon Lusk is leaving after seven years to take on a new role at the district level on July 1.

US123 roadway collapse repairs continues
June 6, 2019 – 12:35 am | Comments Off on US123 roadway collapse repairs continues
US123 roadway collapse repairs continues | Test

Progress continues to be made in project to the repair a portion of collapsed roadway on U.S. Highway 123 outside of Westminster, as an official said an important piece of the project has been installed.

Council OKs attorney contract, courthouse security upgrades
June 6, 2019 – 12:34 am | Comments Off on Council OKs attorney contract, courthouse security upgrades
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Oconee County Council approved a contract for attorney David Root at its meeting this week, securing his $160,000 salaried position until the end of 2020.

Farley: Alliance gives county ‘a seat at the table’
June 6, 2019 – 12:33 am | Comments Off on Farley: Alliance gives county ‘a seat at the table’
Farley: Alliance gives county ‘a seat at the table’ | Test

Membership in Upstate Alliance extends Pickens County’s reach in attracting economic development projects, Alliance Pickens executive director Ray Farley told county council at a recent budget work session. 

West Union moves Fun in the Sun festival to August
June 6, 2019 – 12:32 am | Comments Off on West Union moves Fun in the Sun festival to August

With rain on the ground and in the forecast through early next week, West Union leaders have opted to postpone their main summer event from Saturday to Aug. 3.

D-Day 75 years later: Seneca woman recalls father’s landing on Omaha Beach
June 6, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on D-Day 75 years later: Seneca woman recalls father’s landing on Omaha Beach
D-Day 75 years later: Seneca woman recalls father’s landing on Omaha Beach | Test

 Nan Jones was still a little less than a month away from her birth on June 6, 1944. Her father, Curtis Norbeck, was not at home waiting for the day his daughter was born. 

Planners looking at county roads, entrances
June 6, 2019 – 12:27 am | Comments Off on Planners looking at county roads, entrances
Planners looking at county roads, entrances | Test

While the Oconee County Planning Commission wants to gather more specific data on the county’s transportation systems, the planning and economic development committee is looking to highlight county entrances.

Thorsland praises school district teachers of the year
June 6, 2019 – 12:26 am | Comments Off on Thorsland praises school district teachers of the year
Thorsland praises school district teachers of the year | Test

School District of Oconee County superintendent Michael Thorsland admits the naming of the district’s Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year and Volunteer of the Year is something he looks forward to each May.

Sewer board welcomes first woman member
June 6, 2019 – 12:25 am | Comments Off on Sewer board welcomes first woman member
Sewer board welcomes first woman member | Test

Monday’s June meeting of the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority board marked the first meeting for the board’s only woman member.

Clemson budget has tax decrease
June 6, 2019 – 12:24 am | Comments Off on Clemson budget has tax decrease
Clemson budget has tax decrease | Test

Clemson City Council unanimously approved first reading of its more than $13 million general fund budget that features $1.5 million in yet-to-be determined capital projects and a tax decrease.