Penny sales tax commission OKs projects list

WARE SHOALS-- When Benjamin D. Riegel opened Katherine Hall, a stately Beaux-Arts style entertainment complex in the middle of town for workers at his Ware Shoals textile mill in 1913, life chang ...


Consulting team analyzes Abbeville schools for readiness

ABBEVILLE --A team of consultants hired by the South Carolina Department of Education to analyze about 40 districts in the state on their readiness to implement online testing for grades 3-8 pres ...


Portrait of slain Sen. Clementa Pinckney unveiled at Senate

COLUMBIA - A portrait of slain state Sen. Clementa Pinckney at one of his favorite places will hang in another place he held dear.

Pinckney's portrait was unveiled Wednesday in a ceremony with colleag ...


Hodges woman faces drug, child neglect charges

Sunnie Amanda Sadowsky, 27, of 302 Daniel Road, Hodges was arrested Tuesday and charged with unlawful neglect of a child, possession of a stolen pistol and possession with intent to distribute marijua ...


Horticulture team starts work for Festival of Flowers

Strolling through Uptown Greenwood just got a little more lovely.

Topiary displays can be seen through Uptown as the horticulture team begins setting up for the Festival of Flowers.

The display of top ...


Turtle Travels opens at The Museum Friday

If you are curious about turtles, tortoises and what we can do to co-exist with these hard-shelled reptiles, attend the opening reception for Turtle Travels at The Museum in Greenwood from 5:30 to 7 p ...


Abbeville dedicates spring game to former Panther

ABBEVILLE --Whoodie Goodwin shined at linebacker. Bryce Jackson flew around the field from his safety position. And running backs T.J. Rogers, JR Rapley and Cortney Jackson looked in midseason form, g ...

LeBron, Love power Cavaliers to 116-78 romp over Raptors

CLEVELAND - LeBron James scored 23 points then grabbed a seat, Kevin Love scored 25, and the Cleveland Cavaliers unleashed tenacious defense on Toronto to regain control of the Eastern Conference fina ...

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Faunce and Johnson earn all-region honors

Henry Faunce and Joe Johnson were selected to the Southeast All-Region second team by the American Baseball Coaches Association announced by the organization ...

Warriors facing long odds down 3-1, but it has been done

MIAMI - Here's good news for Golden State: It's not over.

Close, but not over.

There are nine teams in NBA history who have successfully overcome 3-1 deficits to win a series, which is the task the de ...

Hite, Braves preparing for quickly approaching season

Mack Hite does not know his Greenwood American Legion Post 20 baseball team all that well yet.

The Braves' coach spent his spring leading the Strom Thurmond High School team. Hite took the Rebels to a ...

Sims excited to grow at next level with Columbia College

As her senior year of high school started, Emerald High School's Bryanna Sims thought the window was closing on her opportunity to compete at the next level.

Fortunately for Sims, she continued to pea ...

Clinkscales headed to Alabama State for football

While some saw Kivontay Clinkscales as a small football player, Emerald High School football coach Tim McMahon saw opportunity.

McMahon said people told Clinkscales that he wasn't tall enough. He was& ...

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