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Burglary and Battery Charges in Latest Oconee County Arrest Report
The following information was gathered from Oconee County Jail booking reports: May 20 Rodney Dale Shuler, 39, of Watkinsville was charged with burglary in the first degree.
Bishop man gets 30 years for assaulting elderly woman
One year following an assault in which an elderly Oconee County woman lost her eye, a 23-year-old Bishop man received a 30-year prison sentence after he pleaded guilty on Friday in Oconee County Superior Court.
SCV group observes Confederate day at Oconee Hills
Confederate Memorial Day is observed as a state holiday in seven Southern states, but the states observe it on different days in late April.
Authorities Searching for 'Violent and Dangerous' Robbery Suspect
Authorities are searching for a man they say assaulted an Athens-Clarke County police officer with a vehicle during the robbery of BP Gas Station at 4000 Lexington Road on April 18.