Posted November 8, 2016 08:30 pm - Updated November 8, 2016 08:49 pm

BLOG: Sunday alcohol coming in Oconee County

Oconee County voters are strongly saying yes to measures that would  allow Sunday sales of liquor by the drink and package sales of beer and wine in the county just south of Athens. Both measures got about 68 percent voter approval in partial returns.  According to unofficial results from the Georgia Secretary of State office, 7,876 Oconee voters said yes to Sunday package sales, and 3,683 voted no; 7,890 voted in favor of Sunday sales by the drink, vs. 3,626 no votes.