18, Dec 2014 - Oconee, SC Tips come in as reward offered in Clemson student's death
South Carolina Crime Stoppers said they are offering a reward for information about the death of Tucker Hipps.
03, Sep 2013 - Bartee guilty; gets maximum sentence
A former Secret Service agent who once guarded U.S. presidents and ran for Sheriff of Oconee County has been found guilty of plotting to kidnap a retired South Carolina judge
03, Sep 2013 - Former Secret Service agent found guilty of conspiring to kidnap South Carolina judge
WALHALLA, S.C. — A former Secret Service has been sentenced to five years in prison for plotting to kidnap a retired South Carolina judge. A judge handed down the sentence Tuesday after an Oconee County jury found 55-year-old James Bartee guilty of solicitation to commit a felony.