TCTC names Learning Center at Oconee Campus after Sen. Alexander

In gratitude for securing funding for the construction of a new 37,000-square-foot campus in the Oconee Industry and Technology Park, Tri-County Technical College (TCTC) named the new learning center after State Senator Thomas Alexander. TCTC President Dr. Ronnie Booth made the announcement during Friday morning’s dedication ceremony and credited Senator Alexander for assuring that the last amount of funding, believed […]

Read more

OC Sheriff’s Office offering Safety Tips ahead of Another School Year

The 2018-19 school year is set to begin on Monday, Aug. 20, and with that in mind, the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is offering some safety tips to help teachers, students, administrators and parents have a safe and enjoyable year. “The Sheriff’s Office continues to be committed to making all schools in Oconee County safer,” says Oconee County Sheriff Mike […]

Read more

Motorists urged to Slow Down for Back to School

Kids go back to school on Monday, Aug. 20, in the School District of Oconee County. Motorists are urged to slow down and watch for students excited about the first day of class, says Oconee County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Jimmy Watt. “Please watch for students, crossing guards, officers directing traffic and individuals picking up and dropping off students. […]

Read more

Seneca to start over on Short Term Rentals

The City of Seneca has decided to start over on developing a short term rentals amendment to the zoning ordinance. Currently, the zoning ordinance does not address short-term rentals. At their meeting Tuesday night, the Seneca City Council voted down the second reading of a proposal, explains City Administrator Scott Moulder. “We decided to kind of slow down and start […]

Read more

SDOC ready for Students says Superintendent

The School District of Oconee County (SDOC) is ready for students, says Superintendent Dr. Michael Thorsland. “I’ve had many positive comments this week from staff members here at the school district that it has been a great start teachers. They came back last Thursday and are working all week this week to prepare for Monday, Aug. 20, when students come […]

Read more

OC Chamber moves into New Home

The Oconee County Chamber of Commerce has moved into a new home office, tells Director Vanessa Penton. “We opened Monday morning at 9am at our new location at 2 Leas Courtyard Drive in Seneca. For folks who are not familiar with the address it is on Highway 28 in the Bountyland area of Seneca. We are across from what used […]

Read more

Seneca Woman pleads Guilty to Meth Charges

United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced Monday that 37-year-old Tabitha A. Hammond of Seneca pled guilty to possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine. United States District Judge Donald C. Coggins, of Spartanburg, accepted the guilty plea and will sentence Hammond after he has a chance to review the presentence report prepared by the United States Probation Office. Evidence […]

Read more
1 2 3 42