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  • Springfield students to resume school Friday
    Springfield Elementary School students will resume school Friday at different Greenwood School District 50 locations, according to a district press release issued Thursday afternoon.
  • Fire leaves Pecan Drive home in ashes
    A Greenwood home sat in ruins following a fire that raged at the residence Wednesday afternoon, burning it to the ground.
  • EMBRACING CHANGE
    Greenwood High School quarterback C.J. Jackson was faced with a tough task with the hiring of new coach Dan Pippin.
  • City to demolish five buildings
    Five structures in the city limits of Greenwood are done for after a unanimous vote by Greenwood City Council on Monday.
    
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  • Springfield students to resume school Friday
    By KATE HRUBY
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 6:00 PM
    Springfield Elementary School students will resume school Friday at different Greenwood School District 50 locations, according to a district press release issued Thursday afternoon. Read More...
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  • Fire leaves Pecan Drive home in ashes
    By MATT BRUCE
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:50 AM
    A Greenwood home sat in ruins following a fire that raged at the residence Wednesday afternoon, burning it to the ground. Read More...
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  • Fall classes begin in Abbeville
    By KATE HRUBY
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:41 AM
    Despite a change of location for new Long Cane Elementary School principal Millie Ricketts, reading will remain a top priority. Read More...
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  • EMBRACING CHANGE
    By ANDREW MACKE
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:39 AM
    Greenwood High School quarterback C.J. Jackson was faced with a tough task with the hiring of new coach Dan Pippin. Read More...
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  • Thompson steps down as coach
    By ANDREW MACKE
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:35 AM
    Susan Thompson never wanted to be a basketball coach. Read More...
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  • By SCOTT CHANCEY
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:30 AM
    Pinky Babb has received yet another honor, thereby adding to his legacy as the Greenwood High School football coach who guided the program to eight state championships. Read More...
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  • Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:08 AM
    Recently the Index-Journal published an article about same-sex marriage. The authors spoke of the seeming inevitability of the redefining of marriage to include gays and lesbians. The article spoke of the futility of defending our state constitution, which defines marriage as the union between a man and woman. Read More...
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  • Our View
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:00 AM
    Welcome back, students, teachers and administrators. Turn off the Alice Cooper because school is no longer out for the summer. And for the most part, it has been a fairly typical and uneventful start to the new school year around the Lakelands. Read More...
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  • Wednesday, August 20, 2014 12:05 AM
    With no intention of casting aspersions on any elected officials, we take note of the fact that in several local elections, the incumbents are most likely handily returning to office.
    In Greenwood, the mayor and two members of council are thus far unopposed. Officially. We doubt at this point anyone will step up and file as a write-in candidate, but it could happen. Only one council seat, that of Ronnie Ables, is facing opposition this November as challenger Keith McCaslan announced early on his intention to run. 
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