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Here are some of the most-read stories, blogs, and announcements on Oconee Patch this past week.
Police and Fire
According to reports, the victim had crossed the road to check the mailbox when the accident occurred. The Georgia State Patrol said Thursday no charges will be filed.
Fire Rescue and Sheriff's deputies responded to the area late Sunday, but no emergency was detected.
A trial without a jury was held in Oconee County Superior Court this week for Kirk Devin Bray, The Oconee Enterprise reports.
Critical violations noted at two restaurants and a public school cafeteria.
Oconee County Schools could receive around $900,000 in state funding to go toward the estimated $8 million project, which is scheduled to begin in 2014.
The former principal of Colham Ferry Elementary School was inducted posthumously into the Oconee County Schools Hall of Fame Monday.
The former English teacher was honored by the Board of Education Monday.
An Oconee County parent says there seems to be a culture of North Oconee High School first and Oconee County High School second.
After what was a divisive election by all estimates, the country now has to heal. It also needs to move forward. So what can be done to achieve this?