Search narrows for missing student's body

...population began to dwindle. The property was recently owned by the late Gaynor Bracewell, who lived across the river in Oconee County. Bracewell's daughter, who inherited the property, gave law enforcement officials permission to bring in heavy...

Old wells searched for Ga. student missing since 2007

...Chapman said.Investigators with the Gwinnett County Police Department were at the search site, and deputies from Oconee County also assisted, the sheriff said.A fireman was lowered into one wellwith a rope after an object was seen that appeared...

Family attorney disputes police chief's account that officer fatally shot teen in self-defense

...different races.A preliminary autopsy, released Tuesday, showed the fatal shot hit Hammond in the upper torso, but Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis has not specified from which direction the shots came.Earlier last week, Covington said Hammond's...

Former Clemson defensive end Ebenezer Ogundeko arrested again

...Ogundeko was arrested a second time in three months, charged last week with third degree assault and battery by the Oconee County Sheriff's Department.Ogundeko was dismissed from the team by Clemson coach Dabo Swinney in May after the sophomore...

Man charged after fight at kids ballgame

...youth baseball game at Oconee Veterans Park in Oconee County.Brian Keith Allen, 47, of Hoschton, Ga...Team organization, which rented the field from Oconee County.An Oconee County Sheriff's deputy responded to a report of a fight...

Oconee County to put list of sex offenders on Internet

...offenders who choose to live in Oconee County when they leave prison will find...public and can be published, Oconee County Chief Deputy Gene Langston said. In Oconee County, the list will be available not...

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Oconee County tops Mt. Zion-Jonesboro

WATKINSVILLE, Ga. -- The Oconee County Warriors won their first Class...know how I feel right now," Oconee County coach Jeff Herron said. "It...field goal in the third quarter. Oconee County senior defensive tackle David...

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Tournament gets off to rocky start for Martinez-Evans

...wasn't where we wanted it to be. You've got to throw strikes. You throw strikes you'll be all right."Because Oconee County dropped out at the last minute, the four-team tournament turned into a three-team tournament.East Marietta fell...

Augusta man charged in Oconee County kidnapping

...gunpoint from his home in southern Oconee County, Ga.Detrick Favors, 40, was...ransom-drop location, according to the Oconee County Sheriff's Office. During his...Farmington, according to the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.Local authorities...

North Oconee claims state golf title at Belle Meade

...in three years, edging rival Oconee County by two strokes. The two Region...Oconee a 14-over 302 to edge Oconee County's 304 for the state title...runner-up was tough to swallow for Oconee County after posting a season-low score...