Courier Legals 10-5-16

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Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric

Project No. 2503

Public Notice of Availability

of Project Lands and Recreation

Areas for Public Use

Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC received a new operating license for the Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric Project No. 2503 from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, effective Sept. 1, 2016. The project consists of the Keowee and Jocassee hydro developments which are located on the Toxaway, Keowee, and Little Rivers in Transylvania County, North Carolina and Oconee and Pickens counties, South Carolina. As part of these license requirements, Duke Energy hereby notifies interested citizens of the availability of project lands and reservoirs for public recreation use. The project includes 27,926 acres of lands and reservoir waters available for public recreation use, including reservoir islands. Additionally, the project has 12 recreation access sites available for the public to access the project reservoirs, LakesKeowee and Jocassee. The project access sites are listed below.

Project Recreation Access Sites

Jocassee Development

Devils Fork State Park Access Area

Double Springs Campground

Keowee Development

Cane Creek Access Area

Crow Creek Access Area

Fall Creek Access Area

High Falls Access Area

Keowee Town Access Area

Mile Creek County Park Access Area

Stamp Creek Access Area

South Cove County Park Access Area

Warpath Access Area

World of Energy Picnic Area

For further information regarding availability of project lands and waters for public use, please visit the Duke Energy website at use guidelines can be accessed at

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CASE NO. 2016-ES-39-00616


Jacquelyn T. Johnson, Petitioner, v. Estate of John Calvin Williams, Sr., Estate of John Calvin Williams, Jr., Mary Ann Gardner Williams, Wacheta Consuela Williams, Christian Alvah Williams, Patrick Kennedy Williams, Frederick Williams, and any unknown heirs of John Calvin Williams, Sr., Deceased, Respondents.


YOU WILL PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the above captioned action was filed on September 20, 2016, in the Probate Court for Pickens County, South Carolina. This action seeks determination of the heirs of the estate of John Calvin Williams, Sr., who died on May 9, 1996.

A hearing has been scheduled in connection with this matter on the 26th day of October, 2016, at 9:30 o’clock a.m. in the Probate Court for Pickens County located in Room B-16, Pickens County Administration Building, 222 McDaniel Avenue, Pickens, South Carolina.

Please be present at said hearing if you are an heir or interested party in the aforementioned estate of John Calvin Williams, Sr., if so minded.


R. Murray Hughes, III

Attorney for Petitioner

859 Pendleton St.

Pickens, South Carolina 29671

(864) 878-1184

September 22, 2016

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The Pickens County Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Monday, October 24, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. at the Pickens County Administration Facility, 222 McDaniel Avenue, Pickens, SC, in the Main Conference Room.

Prior to the public hearing, the Board of Appeals will meet in a worksession at 6:00 p.m. in the same location.

The following case will be heard:

1. BOA-16-008 Application for a special exception variance from the county lakeshore minimum setback standards. Property is located on South Point Drive, Lots 94/94-1, The Reserve at Lake Keowee, Sunset. Applicant is David Ward, Esq. and the property owner is Jon Cabot.

TMS# 4121-00-93-3073

More information for the cases listed above is available in the Planning officein the Department of Community Development and is open for public inspection during regular business hours. If any member of the public requires special assistance please call 864-898-5956.

Oct. 5