Prisma Health announced Thursday it is setting up dedicated high-volume community COVID-19 vaccine centers in Greenville and Columbia starting as soon as next week and will further expand access as more supply becomes available in South Carolina.
Prisma Health Oconee Memorial Hospital had just two intensive care unit beds available late Wednesday night.
Eric Devon Brooks, 23, of East South 6th Street, was charged by Seneca police with petit larceny, two counts of financial identity fraud and breaking into a motor vehicle where fuel is stored. Oconee County Sheriff’s Office deputies also charged Brooks with obtaining property under false pretense.
U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham has joined with fellow Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin to call for the U.S. Congress to form an independent commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attacks on the U.S. Capitol.
After a “strange and troubling” political season, national radio host and Oconee County resident Jim Bohannon says he hopes the national political climate will calm down in the coming weeks and months.
More than a week after a riot that resulted in the death of five people in Washington, D.C., Oconee County Sheriff Mike Crenshaw said he hasn’t received any information from federal law agencies about Oconee County residents involved in the event.