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Stacie Bartro
August 20, 2019 - 9:47 am
A collision near the North Carolina state line Monday ends in fatality. Joel Hovis with the South Carolina Department of Public Safety reported 21 year old Breanna Roper of Central was traveling North on U.S. 25 around 10:15pm Monday night when a Southbound driver crossed the center line and hit...
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Stacie Bartro
August 15, 2019 - 8:44 am
A motorist on East Railroad Street in West Union saw strange behavior coming from a man walking along the same road Tuesday, August 13th. The driver called it in to the Oconee County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded and located Christian Alexander Durecki of Walhalla walking along railroad...
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Stacie Bartro
August 13, 2019 - 2:30 pm
The swearing in of a very special new hire will take place Wednesday, August 21st at the Oconee County Sheriff's Office Training Room. You may recall back in May there was a "name that dog" contest sponsored by the Oconee County Sheriff's Foundation. We are pleased to announce "Thor," has accepted...
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Stacie Bartro
August 12, 2019 - 10:42 am
Tour the city of Greenville... and get paid for it! Full time bus drivers are needed for Greenlink, the cities public transportation line. A special job fair will be held Monday, August 19th Nine to Noon at the Greenville Convention Center. 1 Exposition Drive. Applicants can apply in person. The...
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August 09, 2019 - 12:09 pm
There are all kinds of apps out there... the WAZE traffic app... the radio dot com app... a police scanner app... There's even an app that let's you help bust the bad guys and put 'em behind bars. Yup, the Oconee County Sheriff's Office has an app that let's you "fight crime with your smart phone...
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August 08, 2019 - 4:54 pm
This morning [Thursday] the Anderson County Sheriff's Office was called to Homeland Park Elementary School when a call came in citing a suspicious package had been found. Deputies secured the area while awaiting the arrival of the bomb squad. The package was found to NOT be an explosive device...
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August 07, 2019 - 10:30 am
Press Release from Communications Manager Dudley Brown at Greenville Spartanburg International Airport: Aircraft operations at GSP increase by 19% as the airport posts 21st month of passenger growth GREER, S.C.—Air service and passenger activity continue to grow at Greenville-Spartanburg...
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August 02, 2019 - 11:20 am
The investigation took over two-and-a-half years! Multiple arrests have been made in an Upstate drug bust that law enforcement are calling, "The Promoter". Eight people have been arrested suspected of trafficking 61 kilos of cocaine to Upstate South Carolina. According to Sheriff's Deputies, the...
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July 29, 2019 - 11:18 am
Back to School already? (Moms and Dads... don't let your kids see you jump for joy) During the Tax Free Holiday Weekend, August 2-4, 2019, back-to-school supplies* will be exempt from SC's 6% sales tax. Items include school supplies, bed & bath, clothing & accessories and computer &...
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Stacie Bartro
July 23, 2019 - 7:04 pm
UPDATE: William Kyle Melvin of Seneca was arrested August 6, 2019 in the theft of The Fishing Hole in late July. Thirty thousand dollars worth of merchandise was stolen. Melvin is currently being held at the Oconee County Detention Center. The Oconee County Sheriff's Office is still seeking the...
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