John Gambrell

West Union – John Christian Gambrell, 44, husband of Sherri Chastie Gambrell, passed away on Sunday, September 12th, 2021 at his residence.   A native of Walhalla, South Carolina, Mr. Gambrell was the son of Peggy Brown Gambrell and the late John Wayne Gambrell. John was a boat mechanic and a loving father, grandfather, who enjoyed singing, hunting, fishing, Clemson […]

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Razorback Football Kicks Off This Friday

After battling through a number of Covid-related issues this season, the Walhalla Razorbacks will finally open their 2021 season this Friday, September 17, when they host the defending 3A state champion Daniel Lions. Daniel has had to deal with the Covid situation themselves this year but has still managed to play three games thus far. They are undefeated with wins […]

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Monday’s Covid-19 Report from DHEC

The numbers reported today by South Carolina DHEC reflect the case count on Saturday.  Across the state, there were 3,474 new COVID-19 cases (93 in Oconee County).  New deaths recorded statewide:  45.  None in Oconee County, but six in Pickens County. Of 49,119 test results received, the positivity was 10.1%.

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Lonnie Ray Mize

Easley, SC– Lonnie Ray Mize, 83, husband of Vivian Albertson Mize, of 102 Elmwood St., Easley passed away on Monday, September 13, 2021, at his residence.   A native of Oconee County, Mr. Mize was the son of the late Lonnie C. Mize and Floyce Harrison Mize. He was retired from J.P. Stevens and was a paint contractor for Mize […]

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Dorothy Martin Bottoms

West Union, SC — Dorothy Martin Bottoms, 77, wife of the late Billy Y. Bottoms, of 120 Bottoms Drive, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021, at her home.   A native of Oconee County, SC, Mrs. Bottoms was the daughter of the late Plumer Lee and Grace Moore Martin. She retired from SCDOT as an administrative specialist. She was a […]

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Ray Cecil Grant

Salem, SC– Ray Cecil Grant, 87, husband of the late Juanita Burrell Grant, of Salem, SC passed away Thursday, September 2, 2021, at Cottingham Hospice House.   A native of Oconee County, SC, Mr. Grant was the son of the late James Harvard and Clara Lusk Grant. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during the Korean […]

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Frances Cox

Westminster – Frances Burton Cox, 94, wife of the late Burt Albert Cox, passed away Wednesday, September 1st, 2021 at Prisma Health Oconee Memorial Hospital.   A native of Oconee County, she was the daughter of the late Walter Lemuel and Susie Dickson Burton. Mrs. Cox was a homemaker, a member of Westminster Church of God, and loved gardening.   […]

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Lela Christine Norris Frost Eades Longwith

Lela Christine Norris Frost Eades Longwith, 75, wife of Donald Longwith, passed away Monday, September 6, 2021, at Oconee Memorial Hospital with her son Michael Eades by her side. Christine was the daughter of Jessie James Norris and Paris Holbrooks Norris. Christine was a former employee at J.P. Stevens and retired from Schlumberger after 25 years of employment to become […]

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