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Walhalla man pleads guilty to obstruction in 2015 killing
April 19, 2018 – 12:36 am
Walhalla man pleads guilty to obstruction in 2015 killing

Judge Scott Sprouse sentenced Andy Steve Cobb to up to six years under the Youthful Offender Act, suspended to two years probation.

Crime briefs: Police: Woman dumped drugs, bullets in patrol car
April 19, 2018 – 12:31 am
Crime briefs: Police: Woman dumped drugs, bullets in patrol car

Amber Katlin Boylston, 23, of Kirk Drive, was arrested Monday and charged with giving false information to an officer, possession of marijuana, possession of a controlled substance and a second offense of distribution of methamphetamine.

Walhalla alum Norizsan set to lead Razorbacks
April 19, 2018 – 12:30 am
Walhalla alum Norizsan set to lead Razorbacks

A familiar face is returning to the basketball head-coaching ranks of Oconee County.

Hundreds participate in Area 14 Special Olympics
April 19, 2018 – 12:30 am
Hundreds participate in Area 14 Special Olympics

The track and field complex at Southern Wesleyan University was abuzz with activity Wednesday as more than 650 athletes from Anderson County took part in the annual Area 14 Special Olympics spring games.

The psychotropic result of arming school teachers
April 19, 2018 – 12:27 am
The psychotropic result of arming school teachers

Which way to approach this seemingly unsolvable situation concerning protection for our school children while attending school — only eight hours per day.

Bobcats cruise to rivalry win over Daniel
April 19, 2018 – 12:25 am
Bobcats cruise to rivalry win over Daniel

Just because the Seneca High School baseball team failed to defend its region championship doesn’t mean the Bobcats aren’t primed to make another run at a state championship.

Osborne trial officially moved to general sessions
April 19, 2018 – 12:13 am
Osborne trial officially moved to general sessions

A court order was filed Wednesday in the Anderson County Clerk of Court’s office formalizing and finalizing a court decision to transfer jurisdiction of charges against the teen suspect in a 2016 shooting at Townville Elementary School to general sessions court, where he will be tried as an adult.

Seneca taking requests for tourism grant funding
April 19, 2018 – 12:11 am
Seneca taking requests for tourism grant funding

The city of Seneca is accepting grant applications to disburse $10,000 in hospitality and accommodations taxes to fund tourism-related projects, according to a news release.

Walhalla’s Abbott signs with NGU
April 19, 2018 – 12:10 am
Walhalla’s Abbott signs with NGU

When Mary Claire Abbott was in just the fourth grade, she was approached by a coach after running a 5K at Walhalla Elementary School.

Preparations underway for Oconee graduations
April 19, 2018 – 12:10 am
Preparations underway for Oconee graduations

School District of Oconee County officials say high school principals and speakers for this year’s graduation recently visited Littlejohn Coliseum to make preparations for commencement ceremonies, set for Saturday, June 2.