Oconee County

Grady Newsource reporting on Oconee County, Georgia

Local Communities Respond to Harvey Relief Efforts

Houston, Texas, and its surrounding areas may be more than 800 miles away, but ...

Long-Awaited Firefly Trail Takes First Steps in Athens

After nearly seven years of planning, the much anticipated Firefly Trail is finally being ...

SEVERE WEATHER WARNING IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA

https://youtu.be/1X125kbX5nA ATHENS — Severe storms are ripping through Georgia right now. This video was ...

Georgia Representatives Under Fire for Refusal to Hold Public Meetings

Georgia senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga, and David Perdue, R-Ga, as well as Georgia’s 10th ...

Georgia Representatives Receive Backlash for Lack of Public Town Hall Meetings

Georgia senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga, and David Perdue, R-Ga, as well as Georgia’s 10th ...

Neighbors Voice Dirty Water Concerns Over New Pipelines

Residents of Oconee County were “up in arms” after the Board of Commissioners approved ...

Parents Struggle to get Refund from Swim School

Some Oconee County parents want their money back from the Georgia Aquatic Center in ...

Solution to Overcrowded Oconee Schools Is In Progess

Oconee County Schools is inching closer to breaking ground a new elementary school. The ...

Fighting the Drought: Area Makes New Plans for Water Recycling

New water recycling plans approved by the Athens-Clarke County Commission could potentially lower drought ...

Oconee County Library Hopes to Raise $10,000 from Book Sale

WATKINSVILLE, Ga. – Volunteers will be holding a winter book sale to raise money ...