Man Charged with Identity Fraud, Another Charged with Meth Possession

Eric Devon Brooks According to jail records from the Oconee County Detention Center, on Wednesday Seneca Police arrested 23 year-old Eric Devon Brooks and charged him with two counts of financial identity fraud, and one count each of breaking into auto and petit larceny. Details surrounding his arrest haven’t been released yet, and he remains in jail pending bond. Jimmie […]

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Oconee County Sheriff Mike Crenshaw, With Challenges and Change on the Horizon, Begins His Third Term as Sheriff

This is part two of a two part feature story on Oconee County Sheriff Mike Crenshaw as he begins his third term as Sheriff of Oconee County. Part two looks at the third term, with challenges and change ahead on the horizon. Submitted by Master Deputy Jimmy Watt Law enforcement is a fluid profession. Change is a constant in the […]

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DHEC CHILDREN’S FLU CLINIC

DHEC will hold a Flu Clinic for Children on Tuesday, January 19 from 4:00 until 5:00 pm at West-Oak Middle School’s Gym Entrance in Westminster. DHEC said that everyone over six months of age should get a flu vaccine, and that when most people in a school get vaccinated, the flu can’t spread as easily. In addition to the clinic […]

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Absences of Concern Among SDOC @Home Students

Coronavirus has changed virtually every aspect of daily life, and that include the way children receive an education. In Oconee County, there are more than 1,800 students participating in SDOC’s @Home distance learning option, as opposed to in person instruction. Of those, more than 100 students have logged fifteen absences, and some students have twenty or more absences. Public Information […]

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