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Scarborough-Hamer Collection of 19th and early 20th Century Decorative Arts
The City of Seneca and the Seneca City Museums have acquisitioned the Scarborough-Hamer Collection of 19th and early 20th Century Decorative Arts. The Collection was transferred to the City of Seneca from the Scarborough-Hamer Foundation in Eastover, South Carolina. The Collection was exhibited for nineteen years at Kensington Mansion in Eastover, South Carolina until Kensington’s owner, International Paper, closed the Mansion to the public. Foundation Executive Director Rickie Good stated, “Wh...
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CAMPAIGN KICK-OFF PANCAKE BREAKFAST - AUGUST 27, 2016
Come join us for a Pancake Breakfast on August 27, 2016! We will kick-off our campaign by celebrating with a breakfast for all at FATZ in Seneca! Stop by ANYTIME between 8:30am -10am. Bring your family with you and make it a time to spend together.Tickets are $8.00 (children 6 and under eat FREE - one free child ticket per adult ticket). Tickets may be purchased from the United Way office or see other contact information on the attached flyer.We will have other prizes, give-a-ways and fun!
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Seneca High Athletics 1st Annual Bass Fishing Tournament
The first annual Seneca High Athletic Department Bass Fishing Tournament will be held at Broyles Landing on Lake Hartwell on Saturday, September 24. The entry fee is $100 per boat. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 6 place finishers with $2500 going to the winner. The tournament is sponsored by Oxford Farm in Anderson and 20% of the proceeds will be donated to Mane Solutions, a therapeutic riding program for children. Contact Yon Radford or Karen Trammell at Seneca High School to register. ...
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CCWAH Annual Golf Tournament 2016
“Celebrate Christmas with a Hero, Inc.” Annual Golf TournamentTHIS TOURNAMENT BENEFITS NEEDY CHILDREN OF OCONEE COUNTY PRIMARILY AT CHRISTMAS, BUT ALSO THROUGHOUT THE YEAR TOO & PROVIDES INTERACTION WITH LOCAL HEROES IN THE FIELDS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT, EMERGENCY SERVICES, COMMUNITY LEADERS, & THE MILITARYTHE TRAILS AT CHICKASAW POINT THE TRAILS’ FAIRWAYS & GREENS ARE IN GREAT SHAPE & THE PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION OFFERS A PRO SHOP, GRILL, & YAMAHA GOLF CARTS. THEY OFFER A FULL SERVICE 18 HOLE GO...
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The Mayors Business Spotlight - United Way 2016
Mayor Dan Alexander Salutes United Way A Community Landmark Providing Education on Health, Financial Stability and Independence in the Upstate of South Carolina. You may have to download a Vimeo player from your app store for certain Mobile Devices Previous Spotlight Businesses: Four Paws Only United Way NEA Reading Proclamation Blue Mountain Media The Lions Club LRM Services and Medlin Roofing The Residence At Park Place Walnut Street Bakery Carolina Summer Bojangle...
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Municipal Association of South Carolina honors Seneca with Achievement Award
Municipal Association of South Carolina honors Seneca with Achievement Award The City of Seneca received a Municipal Achievement Award for its water treatment plant upgrade. Officials accepted the award during the Municipal Association of South Carolina's Annual Meeting on July 16. The city won in the public works category. Twenty-six cities and towns submitted their projects and initiatives. ...By Casey Fields Constructed in the late 60s in tandem with scenic Lake Keowee, the Seneca water tre...
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SENECA  PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB
SENECA PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB Everybody loves to have there picture taken or loves to take pictures. Seneca now has a photography club where you can learn, as much as you would like to know, about photography and have fun doing it. Beginners, Intermediate or Professionals, this is the club for you. For more information call 941-544-4852. In addition to our monthly meetings, we also have 1 to 2 group photo shoots a month. The shootings vary from a wide variety of photos. Landscapes, street photos, ...
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Seneca is MORE!
Residents: Seneca downtown is about more than Ram Cat AlleyBy Teresa Cutlip According to some residents and business leaders, downtown Seneca is about more than Ram Cat Alley, the one-block section of downtown that’s home to a variety of boutique shops and restaurants, as well as various festivals and activities throughout the year. According to legend, this section of downtown got its name because of the many cats that gathered around the meat and fish markets in the early 1900s. Locals used to...
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Walhalla Civic Auditorium
The Walhalla Civic Auditorium offers an exciting array of programs! World class entertainers from all over the country will be at the WCA to perform for your viewing pleasure.Children 12 and under are half price. Tickets for children can be purchased by calling the WCA Box Office: (864) 638-5277 or 1 877-368-5318. Check out the individual shows and be sure to look at the discount ticket packages being offered for the first time! It's a great way to save dollars and see all your favorite shows!On...
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Mayor Dan Alexander Salutes Four Paws Only Our Newest Community Landmark Providing Pet Grooming and Boarding in the Upstate of South Carolina. You may have to download a Vimeo player from your app store for certain Mobile Devices Four Paws Only Spotlight from Seneca Video on Vimeo. Previous Spotlight Businesses: United Way NEA Reading Proclamation Blue Mountain Media The Lions Club LRM Services and Medlin Roofing The Residence At Park Place Walnut Street Bakery Carolina...
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Seneca Water Treatment Plant Renovation
Seneca Light and Water is proud to announce that the Water Treatment Plant Renovation is underway. We will keep you updated on the progress of this project with periodic picture uploads of the most recent work performed. Enjoy the Pictures Below! Please check back regularly for ongoing updates. Video Posted on October 5, 2014 Seneca Water Treatment Plant Construction from Seneca Video on Vimeo. Pictures Posted on July 27, 2014 Pictures Posted on July 8, 2014 ...
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PRESS RELEASE - Seneca All Electric CatBus
Seneca ready to test electric buses in passenger serviceSeneca, SC – August 2014 – The City of Seneca and Clemson Area Transit (CAT) are ready to begin the final deployment phase of the four Proterra electric buses: passenger service. Funded by a Federal Transit Agency grant awarded in 2011, the buses were recently delivered to Seneca for planned testing and deployment procedures. Starting September 3, Seneca will place the electric buses into passenger service, allowing the public to try out ...
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2012 Swearing In Ceremony
The City of Seneca Council Presents the 2012 Swearing In Ceremony in pictures:
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Buchanan Park Ribbon Cutting Video
  Watch the ribbon cutting ceremony video of Buchanan Park on Ram Cat Alley below: Ribbon Cutting at Buchanan Park from Gene Borman on Vimeo.
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Dewitt Martin Honored For 20 Years of Service.
 The assistant utilities director for Seneca, Dewitt Martin, left last night's city council meeting with an engraved plaque in recognition of 20 years service to the former Oconee Sewer Commission and the modern day Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority.  Until recently replaced, Martin served as a Seneca representative to the authority which sets policy for wastewater services in Oconee County.  The plaque was presented by Mayor Dan Alexander, who said it is his city's intentions...
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Bojangles Ribbon Cutting
 Watch the ribbon cutting video for Bojangles below. 
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Grey Wealth Management Ribbon Cutting
Watch the ribbon cutting video for Grey Wealth Management below.  
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Seneca Bus System Goes "All Green"
 The City of Seneca has received a grant from the FTA to be the first in the NATION to be a totally Electric Bus System! Click here to read more.              
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Seneca Appoints New Fire Chief
Jan Oliver has been appointed the new Fire Chief for the Seneca Fire Department. Jan has been with the Department since March of 1986 and was Captain before being awarded Chiefs position. He was Fire Marshall for 5 years so Chief Oliver brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his new position as Fire Chief of the Seneca Fire Department. Congratulations Fire Chief Jan Oliver!
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Job Shadowing at City Hall!
Justyn Gibson, an 8th grader at West Oak Middle School, job shadowed his grandmother Code Enforcement Officer Tina Kirby on Friday, February 25, 2011. He was able to view  and participate in some of the duties that his grandmother and other employees do throughout the day. Plus,  a lot of the employees had the previlige to meet Justyn. Justyn's grandfather Detective Ken Kirby also works for the City of Seneca.
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Car Seat Inspections - Seneca Fire Department
To ensure the safety of our children, the Seneca Fire Department is now doing car seat inspections the 1st Wednesday of every month - please call to set up an appointment! Be sure to click  'Read More'  and follow links to watch the News Channel 4 Video and to learn more about this program by visiting the Seneca Fire Departments website. Seneca Fire Department's website News Channel 4 Video
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Palmetto People - Spotlight On Seneca!
During the month of August, Seneca was featured in 'Palmetto People'. Palmetto People is  a  Time Warner Cable's public affairs talk show. Their customers get a first-hand look at the people, places and things that make South Carolina a great place to live, work and play. Palmetto People connects the communities across South Carolina through a positive, living-room style format.         
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Watch Videos of Wall Dedication
Watch videos of the Wall Dedication Ceremony in Seneca, SC held May 2010
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