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

Police and Fire

The following information was supplied by the Watkinsville, Ga., Police Department. An arrest does not mean a conviction.

Nine citations were issued for underage alcohol consumption at a Franklin Grove Parkway residence early Sunday morning.


Local Connections

Sunday's ceremony at Watkinsville Cemetery also honored the late Robert N. Hale, Sr., who was instrumental in marking the graves of Confederate soldiers in Oconee and surrounding counties.

"We unveil this marker to honor their stubborn courage, their sacrifice, and their unyielding devotion for the land they love," said historian and author Dr. David Evans.



The day my son learned to be a hero instead of a bully.



The students were chosen by the schools and recognized by Oconee Rotarians for excellence both in and out of the classroom.


Local Voices

Oconee County Gives Nod to Intergovernmental Agreement For Orkin Tract - By Lee Becker

It's the People, Not the Labels That Really Matter - By Kris Parker

A love that can leap buildings in a single bound - By Leslie Hale



RSVP Tri-County Women in Business Luncheon and Fashion Show

Fox's Community Earth Day Celebration 2012


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