For those planning on going on vacation any time soon. I have gotten in Charleston what I thought was a pretty good room rate at $147. When I got my bill, added to the charge was an occupancy sales tax …
Graduation rates for schools in the Oconee and Pickens school districts have improved during the past year while most schools in those districts maintained or improved their report card ratings during the same period.
Approximately 30 grant requests — totaling $34,500 to fund science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics and service programs in the schools — have been awarded by the Education Foundation of Oconee County during the 2011 grant cycle.
The Mountain Lakes Convention and Visitors Bureau picked up one of the Southeast’s most prestigious awards Wednesday night, accepting a Shining Example Award for “Best CVB,” during a dinner sponsored by the Southeast Tourism Society
The Seneca High School football team had a relatively easy first-round playoff game last week, beating Eastside 43-6. Now head coach Wayne Green and his Bobcats face much stiffer competition as Fairfield Central visits Tom Bass Field on Friday.