Seneca could issue up to $2.5M in bonds

City council approved first reading of an ordinance Tuesday night allowing Seneca to issue up to $2.5 million in general obligation bonds to address a shortage of funds this fiscal year caused by city expenses in response to April’s EF3 tornado.

Tax-free weekend kicks off today

Families in the local area and throughout South Carolina are expected to be out shopping for back-to-school items as the state’s tax-free weekend begins today.

SDOC updates student drop-off times

The School District of Oconee County announced adjustments Wednesday to student drop-off times for the 2020-21 school year set to begin Aug. 24.