Late night moped rider wrecks while fleeing Oconee deputy

Late night moped rider wrecks while fleeing Oconee deputy

Oconee County sheriff’s Deputy Bill Parks was... read more

Thieves steal $16K in computer items at 2 Oconee schools

Thieves entered two schools in Oconee County during the summer break and stole more than $16,000 worth of mostly computer... read more

Steel Horsemen Motorcycle Club leaves Oconee; plans to stay in Athens area

Steel Horsemen Motorcycle Club leaves Oconee; plans to stay...

The Steel Horsemen Motorcycle Club recently left... read more

Oconee County deputy charges Bogart teen with stealing...

A Bogart teen arrested for burglarizing a concession stand at Herman C. Michael Park remained in jail Thursday without bond on a... read more

Watkinsville man charged in wreck that claimed boy’s...

A 70-year-old Watkinsville man was charged Thursday in the death of a 23-month-old boy who died in a two-vehicle wreck on July 7,... read more

Stripling’s General Store coming to Oconee County site

Stripling’s General Store has been a South Georgia landmark on Georgia Highway 300 for three decades. Now, the store known... read more

Man shot with own gun arrested on assault, other charges

An Oconee County man who was seriously wounded by a gunshot during a family dispute in August was arrested Wednesday after he... read more

Busy Epps Bridge Parkway generates most wrecks in Oconee

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office recently compiled data to pinpoint the intersections where the most wrecks happen, and... read more

Oconee library offers beginner’s genealogy

The Internet is helping people climb higher in their family tree.... read more

Citizens help nab burglary suspects in Oconee County

Two residents of an Oconee County neighborhood recently hit by a series of break-ins caught a suspected burglar Wednesday along... read more

Oconee deputies nab burglary suspects near crime scene

Oconee County sheriff’s deputies arrested two burglary suspects Thursday when the resident returned home and called 911,... read more

Pinewood residents plan protest over water shut-off

People who live in Pinewood South Mobile Home Park and supporters are planning a demonstration today to bring attention to the... read more