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Local authors to discuss works at OHC
August 15, 2017 – 12:07 am
Local authors to discuss works at OHC

Authors Tony Deaton and John Snyder, each raised in the Walhalla area under different circumstances, are coming back to home turf to read and discuss their books.

Tigers’ bruise crew off to hard-hitting start in scrimmage
August 15, 2017 – 12:01 am
Tigers’ bruise crew off to hard-hitting start in scrimmage

CLEMSON — The sports cliché suggests “defense wins championships.”

August 15 Arrests
August 14, 2017 – 11:59 pm
August 15 Arrests

Arrests for August 15

Man turns himself in on charges from 2015
August 14, 2017 – 10:13 pm
Man turns himself in on charges from 2015

Also charged with two counts of shoplifting and one count of giving false information, Dewayne Glenn McCall, 32, of 299 Tammerick Trail, was booked into the Oconee County Detention on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. after turning himself in to the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office.

Man charged with lottery fraud
August 14, 2017 – 10:12 pm
Man charged with lottery fraud

A Seneca man was arrested on numerous charges over the weekend, including three counts of intent to defraud the South Carolina Educational Lottery, after police allege he stole scratch-off tickets from one convenience store then cashed in winning tickets at a second store in the Seneca area.

A diversity of opinions
August 14, 2017 – 10:10 pm
A diversity of opinions

Editor: Saturday, I was reading your editorial page and scanned Doug LeCroy’s column. I noted that Mr. LeCroy’s column, no matter the quality or subject matter, appears faithfully every Saturday.

The evidence was there
August 14, 2017 – 10:08 pm
The evidence was there

Editor: According to a recent letter to the editor, “I am a deplorable, proud of it and will vote for Trump again. He is the only hope this country has for a future!”

Pickens County names top teacher, support employee
August 14, 2017 – 10:07 pm
Pickens County names top teacher, support employee

Although teachers reported Thursday, the School District of Pickens County officially welcomed them back for a new school year Monday at Easley High School with words of encouragement from a state representative and the return of a former student who served as keynote speaker.

Anderson County man charged with breach of trust
August 14, 2017 – 10:06 pm
Anderson County man charged with breach of trust

Jake Devin-Lee Gill, 22, of 18 Circle St., La France, was arrested by the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office on Saturday.

I guess they’re right when they say great minds think alike!
August 14, 2017 – 8:51 pm
I guess they’re right when they say great minds think alike!

Willie, In response to my answer about the slogan the Golden Corner of South Carolina, UIS Quinn, the booklet titled “Historic Oconee South Carolina” by Mary Doyle was written in 1935.