Oconee History Museum Launches Digital Exhibit Series – “Why We Celebrate”

Curious about the history and inspiration behind some of Oconee County’s favorite festivals? Oconee History Museum, in partnership with Lake Hartwell Country, has the cure for your curiosity with a new digital exhibit series called Why We Celebrate. This exhibit explores the history and culture of Mountain Rest’s Hillbilly Day, Westminster’s Apple Festival, and Walhalla’s Oktoberfest. Each digital exhibit will […]

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ANDERSON COUNTY FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL UNVEILING

ANDERSON, SC – The new Anderson County Firefighters Memorial will be unveiled at a ceremony to be held Sunday, August 14 at the County Courthouse Plaza, 100 South Main Street in Anderson. The official proceedings will begin at 3:00 PM. Anderson County and City of Anderson officials, the Anderson County Fire Commission, and the local community of county and municipal firefighters […]

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U.S. SENATOR LINDSEY GRAHAM ON TRUMP AND FBI

U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham remarks on Twitter: “As to the media reports regarding a search of President Trump’s home in Florida by the FBI, several thoughts come to mind:   “We’re 100 days away from midterm elections.  “President Trump is likely going to run again in 2024.  “No one is above the law.   The law must be above politics.  “The mainstream […]

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OCONEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE FILES ATTEMPTED MURDER CHARGE AGAINST WALHALLA MAN

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office has filed an Attempted Murder charge against a Walhalla man in relation to a Sunday evening shooting on Rock Crusher Road. The Sheriff’s Office is also seeking the public’s help today in locating 34-year-old Kristopher Lamar Jenkins of Walhalla, who has been charged with the shooting. Deputies from the Uniform Patrol Bureau responded to the […]

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OCONEE COUNTY REGIONAL AIRPORT RUNWAY CLOSURE

(Walhalla, SC) – Oconee County was recently awarded a $6,987,738.00 grant for the Airport Runway Rehabilitation project. This was the result of Oconee County, the FAA and the South Carolina Aeronautics Commission working together as a team to continue to improve the Oconee County Regional Airport. Beginning September 12, 2022, for a period of 60-90 days, the Oconee County Regional […]

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Lecroy Named Head Baseball Coach at VCU

RICHMOND, Va. – Bradley LeCroy has been named head coach of the VCU Baseball program, VCU Vice President and Director of Athletics Ed McLaughlin announced Tuesday afternoon. “After a national search, Bradley set himself apart from other candidates the minute he set foot on campus,” McLaughlin said. “I talked with a number of people in the baseball world and everyone talked about how Bradley is […]

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