(ōkō`nē), river, 282 mi (454 km) long, rising in the Appalachian Mts., N Ga., and flowing SE to the Ocmulgee River to form the Altamaha River. Sinclair Dam (completed 1953) and Furman Shoals Dam (completed 1953) are on the Oconee.
3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hargray Communications announced today the acquisition of Eatonton, GA-based Plantation Cablevision, the incumbent cable provider to the resort communities surrounding Lake Oconee, Georgia.
The robust redhorse remained in obscurity and unknown to scientists for over 100 years, until Georgia Department of Natural Resources (Georgia DNR) biologists captured an adult robust redhorse in Georgia's Oconee River in 1991.
Regardless of the fact that Donnie Murphy is listed on an Oconee County sheriff's department incident report as the victim in a recent crime, it appears that the criminal in the case, the suspect arrested for the burglary of Murphy's house, might have gotten the worst end of the deal.
In October, the Piedmont Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union wrote to the Oconee County Council and city councils in Anderson and Seneca urging their officials to stop including sectarian prayer in their public meetings.