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Player of the Week: Greene's interception ignites Greenwood

In three games before Friday night's showdown with Spartanburg, the Greenwood High School football team had never led.

Matthew Greene changed that fact quickly.

The Eagles' safety jumped in front of a ...


Ball gives last State of the University address

Seats in the Josephine B. Abney Cultural Center were nearly filled with students, faculty, board members and members of the larger Greenwood and surrounding communities as outgoing Lander University p ...


Miller brings enthusiastic mentality to Beyond Abuse

In Cathy Miller's first job after college, she was hired for Greenwood Mills to work as an industrial engineer. As part of a training program, Miller had to "learn the jobs" of people in various ...


Longtime Bearcats coach Taylor honored by stadium dedication

Soccer has taken Van Taylor many places, far and wide.

Whether as a player, coach or simple ambassador, the sport has brought him as much return as investment.

Taylor was a Parade Magazine High School ...


Golden day

McCORMICK - From far and wide they came, seeking riches beyond compare.

What was true of McCormick in 1852 is true of McCormick in 2014, with a gold rush attracting visitors from across the region.

Wh ...

I-J overhauls site, launches new look

The Emerald City's only daily newspaper upgraded its print edition's counterpart,

The new website, which launched Wednesday, will connect readers to a handful of new features on a va ...


EHS struggles in loss

Last season, the Greer High School football team bounced Emerald out of the first round of the state tournament.

Now, with the teams embarking on their first year as region opponents, Emerald had a ch ...


Defense dominates, carries Greenwood to first victory

In the days leading up to the Greenwood High School football team game against Spartanburg, Greenwood coach Dan Pippin preached the importance of forcing turnovers to his defense. The Eagles were play ...


Publix opens doors to public

Greenwood's newest supermarket is finally here, and open today at 7 a.m.

Mayor Welborn Adams and other area leaders visited the new Publix on Friday morning to preview the store's many offerings and f ...


Greenwood neighborhoods can still remain healthy

September 23, 2014 04:00

Healthy Greenwood Neighborhoods may have reached a dead end, but that does not preclude neighborhoods from continuing the foundation the nonprofit has built during its 17-year run under the caring and ...


Ex-Abbeville star finally gets his shot

September 23, 2014 05:30

Ashton Heard is finally getting to play college football. 

The Abbeville High School graduate is now a junior in school, but a sophomore on the field at North Greenville University, a Division II ...

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Area calendar

September 21, 2014 04:00


Arts Center at the Federal Building, 120 Main St., Uptown Greenwood. Call 864-388-7800 or visit Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 1:3 ...