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Webber Coleman wins Houzz awards

Webber Coleman Woodworks of Watkinsville was recently awarded “Best of Design and Customer Service” by Houzz, an online platform for connecting homeowners with remodeling and design experts. Webber Coleman Woodworks was chosen by the users of Houzz from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. The Best of Houzz is awarded annually in three categories: Design, Customer Service and Photography. Design award winners’ work was the most popular among the 35 million users of Houzz. Customer service honors are based on client reviews. “We are honored and humbled for being awarded two ‘Best of…

Oconee County’s Campbell Ball goes up to block a lay-up attempt in last Wednesday’s championship game (photo by MATTHEW CALDWELL/Oconee Leader)

Lady Braves fall short in bid to win league championship

Danielle Della Torre on the medal stand after winning one of her two state titles in last week's GHSA state meet (contributed photo)

Oconee’s Della Torre wins pair of state championships

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Oconee County’s Campbell Ball goes up to block a lay-up attempt in last Wednesday’s championship game (photo by MATTHEW CALDWELL/Oconee Leader)

Lady Braves fall short in bid to win league championship

A 14-0 run over the course of the first and second quarter helped propel Russell Middle School past Oconee County in the championship game last Wednesday. The Lady Braves tried to come back in the fourth quarter but it came up short and they lost 37-33. The Lady Braves went 11-for-32 from the free-throw line.   For photos of the game, click here   “The game was there to be had and we didn’t show up,” said head coach Shelynn Scott. “They fought hard. They played well but Russell wanted it more and fought and did the little things correctly….