(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.
Tenders are invited for oconee springs park is taking bids on architectural plans for an event center at the park:42~ x 60~ x 10~ side walls (42~ x 44~ is event center with a 16~ porch), 6/12 pitch roof with a 2~ overhang, restrooms and kitchen, central heating and a/c, metal building
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.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff has determined that electrical breakers installed in a key safety system at the Oconee nuclear plant would not have functioned during certain scenarios, and has reported a finding of "substantial safety significance" that will result in increased NRC inspection and oversight of the facility.
Oconee Federal Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: OFED), the holding company for Seneca, South Carolina-based Oconee Federal Savings and Loan Association, has reported that its net income for the three months ended December 31, 2010 was USD788,000, compared to net income of USD664,000 for the three months ended December 31, 2009.
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.