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Pizza! Pizza! at the Soup Kitchen

Little Caesars brought its Love Kitchen to Greenwood's Soup Kitchen on Friday and cooked enough food for more than 250 people.

Willie Mouzon, Soup Kitchen coordinator and board member, said it was the ...


There is help

With South Carolina ranking second nationally in women killed by men, Lakelands advocates against domestic violence said a grant-funded program to provide attorneys for women in potentially lethal dom ...

Three separate fights break out at Greenwood High

Six girls ages 15 and 16 took part in three fights Thursday at Greenwood High School, according to an incident report released Friday by the Greenwood County Sheriff's Office.

Six deputies from the she ...


Waterway levels safe from flooding despite rains

Lakelands rivers and streams should stay well in their banks despite recent storms in the North Carolina mountains and the South Carolina Upstate. 

"The amount of rain we had was exceptional the l ...


Roberts named new Lander men's basketball coach

Steve Roberts has done just about everything with the Lander University basketball program.

He played for the then-Senators from 1980 to 1984. He was then an assistant coach under all four Lander head ...


Younger crowd attends job fair at mall

With graduation looming and new jobs being announced, a younger generation of Greenwood residents took advantage of 85 employers sitting in one place.

The Upper Savannah Job Fair, which takes place in ...

GMD staff proposes rate increase

In an effort to get a handle on the debt issued by Greenwood Metropolitan District for capital projects, staff recommended to the commissioners Wednesday to utilize reserve funds, restructure debt and ...


Lakeview students bring school to Publix

Shoppers at Publix might have noticed a flood of students at the grocery store Tuesday evening jumping from aisle to aisle examining items.

Lakeview Elementary School hosted a Math and Science Night at ...

Anderson County Sheriff's Office seeking missing teenager

The Anderson County Sheriff's Office is searching for a teenager missing since earlier this month.

Sadie Eva Swain, 16, was last seen at 11 p.m. April 5 at a relative's house on Highway 29 South in And ...

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Stop dragging feet on confirmations

April 25, 2015 04:00

Senators don't have to approve presidential nominations for Cabinet, court and other positions. But they should at least make those decisions in a timely manner.

So though it was good news Tuesday when ...


Ninety Six beats Abbeville, wins region

April 25, 2015 04:00

ABBEVILLE --After Ninety Six High School pitcher Brandon Pruitt struck out the final Abbeville batter to preserve a 6-4 victory in eight innings, the Wildcats poured onto the field out of the dugout t ...

Regarding individual gun rights, I think:
  • Carry-concealed is best with some restrictions
  • Carry-concealed is best with no restrictions
  • We should be an open-carry state
  • Only law enforcement should carry guns

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Modern Bible translations offer traditional message

April 25, 2015 04:00

Churches use many translations of the Bible to discuss Scripture. Although they are based on the King James' Version, today's translations bring the same message in language that is easily understanda ...