World of Energy to host art show on August 9

USPATE — The World of Energy has partnered with the Keep Oconee Beautiful Association (KOBA) to showcase beautiful artwork of Oconee County by local photographers.

The show, which begins Aug. 1, consists of 10 photographs of Oconee County landscapes, which include top winners and honorable mentions of the annual KOBA photo contest.

“We are excited to showcase local landmarks around Oconee County,” World of Energy spokesperson Mikayla Kreuzberger said. “The photographers have real talent that captures the heart of the county.”

The art show will be on display through Aug. 31. The 2015 KOBA photo contest registration information is available at the World of Energy. The photo contest is open to all, with the exception of KOBA board members. Photos can be received throughout the year; entries received after the first Friday in November will be entered into the following year’s contest.

KOBA is a nonprofit organization that organizes anti-littering activities focused on education of the public and beautification of surroundings. Visit to learn more.

The World of Energy is located at 7812 Rochester Highway in Seneca and is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from noon until 5 p.m.

For more information or directions, visit the World of Energy website, or call 800-777-1004.