Oconee County

Celebrate Christmas with a Hero, Inc.
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Roger Davis
November 26, 2019 - 10:59 am
"Celebrate Christmas with a Hero" is a plan to make sure Santa visits ALL the kids of Oconee County....And YOU can help.
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Stacie Bartro
November 12, 2019 - 10:28 am
December 2019 Safe Harbor Benefit
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Stacie Bartro
September 27, 2019 - 8:40 am
Nine more Drug Dealers have been arrested Oconee County's Operation Infinity
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Evan Smith
August 29, 2019 - 2:33 pm
A scary ordeal took place after two boats collided on Lake Keowee. This happened on Wednesday evening. According to Oconee County Fire Chief Charlie, King, the two boats were sailing just past 9 pm when they bashed into one another. One of the boats sank entirely. The other just barely made it to...
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Evan Smith
August 28, 2019 - 5:16 pm
The victim was not even 11 years old. Now that child’s assailant is facing serious charges. On Tuesday the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office arrested Donald Hobard Dame for Criminal Sexual Conduct with a minor under 11 years of age. The arrest stemmed from a tip deputies received back at the end of...
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Evan Smith
August 05, 2019 - 5:53 pm
Following a major drug bust, the last wanted man has turned himself in. The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office has announced that Trenton Michael Thomas has surrendered himself to the county’s detention center. This occurred Monday afternoon at around 3 pm, acording to a statement from the sheriff's...
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July 25, 2019 - 9:07 am
Press Release from the Oconee County Sherriff's Office: Oconee County Sheriff’s Office Warns the Public About Duke Energy Scam The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is notifying the public that we have received a multitude of calls throughout the last week pertaining to a phone scam from an automated...
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June 28, 2019 - 11:25 am
After a several months-long investigation, the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 10 drug dealers as a part of our continuing Operation Infinity warrant round-up. On June 26th, 2019 Operation Infinity was executed, which led to the arrests of the following suspects with warrants pertaining...
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Evan Smith
June 24, 2019 - 5:15 pm
After officers in Oconee County came together for a large-scale grid search of an area where the bones of an adult woman were found earlier last week, we can now confirm that more remains were found. This time, they found the upper torso and the head of the woman. The remains are reportedly in a...
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Power outage
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May 31, 2019 - 4:11 pm
The City of Westminster says local residents should expect to lose power on Saturday night, June 1st, starting around 11pm. The Oconee County city will begin servicing three transformers serving the "low voltage" portion of the city's system. They say this work is necessary to maintain the...
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