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Bulldogs' Ramik Wilson starts after all

...attendance. Maxey gets call: Senior Taylor Maxey started the first game of his career at fullback Saturday. The former North Oconee standout was in on the Bulldogs' first offensive play and later could be seen running ahead of Todd Gurley's 100-yard kickoff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-08-31/bulldogs-ramik-wilson-sta
Oconee man charged with fabricating own kidnapping in 2013

...along, but we needed the evidence," Oconee County Sheriff Scott Berry said.Detrick...Favors, 41, of Farmington, is in the Oconee County Jail without bond on charges of...against Favors were handed down by an Oconee County grand jury, which heard evidence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-20/oconee-man-charged-fabricatin
Hancock fire prompts changes

...space after a historic courthouse was gutted by a fire. The county's commissioners may agree Wednesday to lease space from Oconee Fall Line Technical College's branch in Sparta for $1 a year. WMAZ-TV reports that all county business is at a standstill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-13/hancock-fire-prompts-changes
Hancock County officials to lease office space from local college after courthouse fire

...business is at a standstill after Monday's early morning fire. County's commissioners agreed wednesday to lease space from Oconee Fall Line Technical College's branch in Sparta for $1 a year. County commission chairman Sistie Hudson said phone and data...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-13/hancock-county-officia
Poultry operation eyes Aiken County

...contamination.Aiken County is not alone in its plans to add more chickens to its landscape.New poultry farms are also proposed for Oconee and Newberry counties, while the owners of the existing Chicken Shak, LLC, are asking state regulators for permission to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-11/poultry-ope
Georgia lake slayings remain mystery

...to run a chain of Atlanta-area Hardee's restaurants. About 15 years ago, he and his wife, Shirley, 87, moved to Lake Oconee to live out their years in a golf-course community in a waterfront home.Sometime during the first weekend in May, they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-07/georgia-lake-slayings-
North Oconee claims state golf title at Belle Meade

THOMSON - North Oconee junior David Mackey missed a 10-foot...don't care about medalist."North Oconee won its second GHSA Class AAA state golf championship in three years, edging rival Oconee County by two strokes. The two Region...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-05-19/north-oconee-claims-state-go
Sumpter, S.C., possible gun ban in parks hits snag

...binding but does shed light on how a court might interpret any new rules passed by the city council.The opinion was sought by Oconee County in 2009 when officials wanted to ban concealed weapons from a recreation area on Lake Hartwell. The opinion said that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/sc-citys-possible-gun-ban-par
Bus cameras being tested to deal with offenders

...action to prosecute ? unless injuries resulted and boosted the charge to a felony.Republican State Sen. Thomas Alexander (Oconee) said alack of consequences has led to increasing problems. Districts around the state are installing cameras on a pilot basis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-08/bus-cameras-being-test
School violence, bullying show decline

...want to sugarcoat it. Our data shows progress, but it's still going to happen. It's going to happen in Clarke County, Oconee County, it's going to happen all over the country. We just need students and parents to trust us (and know) that we are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-10/school-violence-bullying-