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Abbeville Spring Festival set to entertain and amaze

Abbeville's 34th annual Spring Festival, which runs Thursday through Saturday, has something for all ages.

Abigail Evans, the City of Abbeville's special events coordinator and recreation department as ...


Agribusiness a thing of the future

Seemingly of the past, agriculture continues to make strong gains in South Carolina despite attention toward the state's newest additions in big industry.

South Carolina agriculture and forestry, toget ...

Dancing with the Greenwod Stars helps Beyond Abuse

HODGES --Jokes, jabs and good-natured ribbing came fast and furious at Little River Multicultural Complex on Saturday night at the inaugural Dancing with the Greenwood Stars.

After emcees Jim Medford a ...

Wells Fargo recouping fraud losses

Hit with more than $211,000 in fraudulent transactions starting in October 2014, Greenwood County clerk of court's child support account is seeing some assistance from its host bank.

The account, which ...


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 ...

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 ...

Community Calendar

Going postal over not going postal

April 26, 2015 04:00

Is the U.S. Postal Service today's version of the Pony Express?

Some would welcome a return of the Pony Express, given some of the problems experienced of late. The USPS has been under fire for some ti ...


Rodgers inducted to water ski Hall of Fame

April 26, 2015 04:00

Jeff Rodgers didn't set goals when it came to water skiing.

When the Greenwood native first started at age 5, he enjoyed it because it was a sport where everyone could participate.

But what started out ...

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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Heritage Trail Pottery Tour and Sale coming soon

April 26, 2015 04:00

A former taxidermist and current Boykin spaniel breeder and trainer, Edgefield's Pam Kadlec also is an accomplished clay artist with a loyal following. 

Kadlec's PKPottery is one of five host stud ...