stories from | Nov 13, 2017
The Oconee County Chamber of Commerce announced recently that Courtney Bernardi has been hired as its new president.Full Story
stories from | Nov 11, 2017
The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents:Full Story
stories from | Nov 11, 2017
On Saturday in Carrollton, Oconee County senior Nicole Pachuta reached the pinnacle in Class 4A and won the cross country state championship.Full Story
stories from | Nov 11, 2017
At Atlanta, Oconee County – the No. 3 seed from Region 8-4A – suffered its first shutout of the season when it fell 35-0 to Blessed Trinity – the No. 2 seed from Region 7-4A – in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs.Full Story
stories from | Nov 09, 2017
A man with an extensive background in managing events for performing arts and fundraising has been hired as the new executive director for the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation.Full Story
stories from | Nov 09, 2017
The Oconee County Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 27th Annual Farm City Tour on Nov. 14.Full Story
stories from | Nov 08, 2017
Athens Academy entered the top 10 in Class A after winning the Region 8-A title, while Jefferson and Prince Avenue Christian dropped in the final high school football poll of the regular season. The poll, released by the Georgia Sports Writers Association Tuesday, will resume after playoffs are finished in December.Full Story
stories from | Nov 08, 2017
North Oconee High School hasn’t played a lacrosse game yet as a school sport yet, but one of its student-athletes signed to play in college.Full Story
stories from | Nov 08, 2017
Savannah Schoenherr fell in love with gymnastics when she started 13 years ago.Full Story
stories from | Nov 08, 2017
Vanderbilt University’s baseball team has had a strong run with three berths in the College World Series since 2011, including a national championship in 2014 and a runner-up in 2015.Full Story
stories from | Nov 08, 2017
North Oconee senior Hannah Daniel signed with Georgia Southern to continue her tennis career after graduating from high school. Daniel was recognized by the school on Wednesday.Full Story
stories from | Nov 08, 2017
He knew where he was going to play college golf for a few years. On Wednesday, it was a matter of making it official.Full Story
stories from | Nov 07, 2017
Democrats Jonathan Wallace and Deborah Gonzalez won two seats in the Georgia House of Representatives formerly controlled by Republicans in Tuesday’s special elections.Full Story
stories from | Nov 07, 2017
The Oconee Veterans Memorial Foundation, Inc. will host a Veterans Day program at 11 a.m. Nov. 11 at the veteran’s memorial in Oconee Veterans Park.Full Story
stories from | Nov 07, 2017
Decades have passed, but William Herbert Smith still remembers the click of his leather boots as he conducted a guard march before a hushed and respectful crowd at the Tomb of the Unknown Solider in Washington, D.C.Full Story
stories from | Nov 07, 2017
The Oconee County Parks and Recreation Department was recently honored at a banquet held in Forsyth County as the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 7 Agency of the year.Full Story
stories from | Nov 06, 2017
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stories from | Nov 06, 2017
A small minority of voters might determine the outcome of Tuesday’s Georgia House special elections, judging from the low turnout totals recorded in Clarke and Oconee counties through the end of early voting Friday.Full Story
stories from | Nov 06, 2017
An Oconee County man accused of killing his brother-in-law recently was sentenced to life in prison.Full Story

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