Oconee Patch's Most Popular

Here are some of the most-read stories, blogs, and announcements on Oconee Patch this past week.

Police and Fire

Oconee Officials Investigate Suspected Meth House

Response to a burn patient late Thursday led law enforcement to the suspected lab.

Oconee Deputies Investigate Numerous Reports of Entered Autos

Most of the vehicles were left unlocked, according to the Athens Banner-Herald.

Bishop Man Accused of Walking Around Outside in 'Partially Exposed Condition'

The 52 year old was charged with public indecency. An arrest doesn't mean a conviction.


Local Connections

Seniors Dance Away on Valentine's Day [Photos and Videos]

There was plenty of merriment to go around at the Oconee County Senior Center on Feb. 14.



Oconee Students Explore Science at Fifth Annual Fair and Discovery Night

The top four projects by fourth and fifth graders were awarded Monday at the Oconee County Civic Center.

UGA President-Elect Jere Morehead Names Libby Morris Interim Provost

Dr. Morris is a long-time UGA administrator and professor.

Westminster Christian Academy Seniors Preparing for Annual Mission Trip to Jamaica

The trip in March will be the third for the school.



Was the State of the Union Address All You Hoped it Would Be?

President Barack Obama gave his State of the Union address Tuesday. Was it a source of comfort for you or did it leave you with concerns about the country going forward?

Do You Support Arming Some School Employees?

A Bill introduced in the Georgia House of Representatives would allow school districts to designate certain employees to be armed on school campuses.


Local Voices

Oconee County Tax Commissioner Explained New Title Ad Valorem Tax to Civic Center Crowd by Lee Becker

Green Life Expo promotes sustainability with family activities by Lacey Avery



OCHS Swim & Dive Team WIns 3rd Place Trophy at State Meet

ABSC Swimmers Rack Up State Qualifying Times

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