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Mid-Winter Ball goes Bollywood


The 27th annual Self Regional Healthcare Mid-Winter Ball gave event chairwomen Dr. Priya Kumar and Megha Lal a chance to share their heritage and culture with the Greenwood area.

This year's them ...


Hall of Heroes now written in stone

It's now written in stone.

The plaque signifying the Hall of Heroes at the Greenwood County Veterans Affairs Office on Main Street in Uptown Greenwood is made of marble and replaces a paper poster that ...

Peeler: Gay athletes still can compete

Erskine College athletic director Mark Peeler said a Feb. 20 board-approved human sexuality statement, containing, "Christ affirms that marital union is to be between a man and woman," is just that ? ...

Erskine addresses OK'd statement from its board

Erskine College and Theological Seminary became the subject of a media firestorm late this week, after a recently board-approved statement on human sexuality was interpreted as a ban on homosexuality.



Pitts: 'Gloves are off between me and the governor'

Move over dinner. Breakfast wants some politics.

During a legislative breakfast hosted by the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce, state legislators, representing Greenwood and some surrounding counties, ret ...


New Faith Presbyterian Church to celebrate new sanctuary

The move that the congregation of New Faith Presbyterian Church will make this weekend will be short in distance but long in spiritual growth.

The congregation met since its inception on April 4, 2010, ...


Temps too warm for snow

Residents of the Lakelands woke up Thursday morning with dashed hopes of seeing 1 to 3 inches of snow glittering on the ground, and instead saw only remaining puddles from what many meteorologists tho ...


A day of changes in Calhoun Falls

What a difference a day makes, as the saying goes.

After a three-hour-plus closed-door meeting during Calhoun Falls' Town Council meeting Tuesday night to discuss a personnel issue, council returned t ...


Bills filed to update memorial idling

Nationally, people are talking about Greenwood's debate to remove racial distinctions from the Uptown war memorial, thanks to media coverage from large news outlets, such as the Los Angeles Times and ...

Community Calendar

Maybe national spotlight is not so bad after all

March 01, 2015 03:00

Greenwood Mayor Welborn Adams did not anticipate that his efforts to change the plaques on the war memorial that fronts the west side of Main Street would have the net opposite effect of what he inten ...


March 1 Fishing Reports

March 01, 2015 03:00


Lake Jocassee

Trout: Fair. Jocassee Outdoor Center reports that after an improvement a couple of weeks ago fishing has slowed down slightly. However, the majority of fish caught out of the la ...

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Pendulum can swing for Calhoun Falls

March 01, 2015 03:00

On a humid, muggy evening in late June last year, I stood at the top of a hill at the Blue Hole Recreation Area in Calhoun Falls and looked down toward the shoreline of Lake Russell.

Index-Journal phot ...

March 01, 2015 03:00