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  1. Oconee County Residents Will Have Chance To Review Proposed...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Oconee County residents with opinions on the proposed Jimmy Daniell Road and Daniells Bridge Road projects as well as on other transportation projects in the county will have two back-to-back opportunities to express those views in meetings scheduled for Sept.

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  2. Around Here briefsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... through Sept. 23. Space is limited and the course requires pre-registration. Call (706) 795-5597. The Pilot Club of Oconee County, a nonprofit organization, will have a Share Pilot dinner at 7 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Watkinsville Community Center. ...

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  3. Oconee County Commissioners Approve One New Road But Put A Halt To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Patch.com

    ... for other use to spur more commercial and industrial development in the county. Those who use the walking trail in Oconee Veterans Park got paving for an additional three-quarters of a mile, closing the now-incomplete loop. And those concerned about ...

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  4. VIDEO: Caterpillar Announces Plant in OconeeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Oconee Leader

    By a vote of two to one, the Oconee County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to place a "liquor by the drink" referendum on the November ballot.

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  5. Volleyball: Lady Warriors beat Apalachee, fall to NOHSRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Oconee Leader

    Oconee County earned a 2-0 win against Apalachee but lost 2-0 to North Oconee on Tuesday night at NOHS.

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  6. Oconee County To Consider Design Work For Roadway To Open More Land...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Patch.com

    Oconee County will soon begin design work for an extension of Parkway Boulevard, which will open up new land for development behind Lowe's and Wal-Mart, if the Board of Commissioners approves a design services contract for the project Tuesday night.

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  7. Reporting suicides; the mess in Ferguson; Oconee epilepsy studentRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... and report about something else? What happened to Ebola? *** There's an interesting lawsuit involving the neighboring Oconee County School System and a child who has epilepsy in that system. The school system is fighting an order that it provide an ...

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  8. Oconee County blotterRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... at $1,800. TRAILER STOLEN: On Aug. 15, Deputy Matt Towe was driving through the QT gas station parking lot at the Oconee Connector, when he was flagged down by a 58-year-old Bishop man, who said someone stole his utility trailer from a location on ...

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  9. Galis: 'Connectivity' may not be best argument for greenway routingRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Every time that Athens-Clarke County's Oconee Rivers Greenway Commission sneezes, my neighborhood catches a virulent cold whose most dramatic symptom is an outbreak of a small feverish email war.

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  10. Area restaurants to donate percentage of sales to Oconee County Resource Council todayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Oconee County Resource Council is asking the community to "Dine Out For Kids" today at area restaurants to help raise money for the Oconee Food for Kids program and the Oconee County Mentor Program.

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  11. Oconee Co. officers save inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Two Oconee County sheriff's deputies are being credited for saving the life of an inmate who was having a heart attack.

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  12. Oconee man charged with fabricating own kidnapping in 2013Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... to extort money from his girlfriend that he and the kidnappers planned to split. Detrick F. Favors, 41, is in the Oconee County Jail without bond on charges of conspiracy to commit theft by extortion and making a false statement. Favors reported ...

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  13. Prep Player of the Week: Honorable MentionsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Christian, Carey had four hits and two RBIs and Simmons added two hits and an RBI. Kate Foote, Kat Waldrop, North Oconee - In North Oconee's 6-1 victory Saturday over Monroe Area, Foote picked a complete-game three hitter with eight strikeouts and ...

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  14. Bogart man faces charges of illegal dumping, fleeing from deputiesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A man who fled from Oconee deputies last week after allegedly dumping trash illegally in Bogart is still wanted, Oconee County Sheriff Scott Berry said Monday.

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  15. Oconee County changes mindset to usher in Noland EraRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Athens Banner-Herald

    To Oconee County senior Eli Cheely, the difference between last year's Warriors squad and this season's is noticeable.

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  16. Scout leader Paul Matthews of Watkinsville to be honored SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Boy Scout Troop 149 Leader Paul Matthews will be honored in a special event Sunday in Oconee County as friends acknowledge his service as a scoutmaster for 20 years.

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  17. Oconee fire administrator has passion for the workRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Parsons made a job-changing decision himself about a year ago when he was hired as the Deputy Fire Chief for the Oconee County Fire Department, where he works for Fire Chief Bruce Thaxton. "It was a tough decision because it's hard to walk away from ...

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  18. Oconee County blotterRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Athens Banner-Herald

    GUITAR STOLEN: On Aug. 6, Deputy Josh Elrod was dispatched to the Guitar Center at the Oconee Connector, where an employee reported someone stole a Fender Stratocaster guitar valued at $689.

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  19. Concussion cuts UGA fullback Hall's career shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Hall's status but the Bulldogs moved inside linebacker Detric Bing-Dukes to fullback earlier this week. North Oconee product Taylor Maxey and Christian Payne, from Prince Avenue, are also practicing at fullback. Payne also moved from inside ...

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  20. UGA fullback Hall's football career ending after latest concussion, teammate saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Hall's status but the Bulldogs moved inside linebacker Detric Bing-Dukes to fullback earlier this week. North Oconee product Taylor Maxey and Christian Payne, from Prince Avenue, are also practicing at fullback. Payne also moved from inside ...

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