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Greenwood County Councilman Gonza Bryant, second from left, talks about the budget Tuesday as Robbie Templeton, Bob Fisher and Toby Chappell listen during a budget workshop.
(CHRIS TRAINOR | INDEX-JOURNAL)
Greenwood County Councilman Gonza Bryant, second from left, talks about the budget Tuesday as Robbie Templeton, Bob Fisher and Toby Chappell listen during a budget workshop. (CHRIS TRAINOR | INDEX-JOURNAL)
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:45 AM
Eighth Circuit Solicitor David Stumbo appeared before Greenwood County Council Tuesday evening to formally discuss a request for additional funding to hire an investigator for the circuit’s Greenwood office.
  • Man pleads guilty  to gas station robbery
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:53 AM
    A Greenwood man was sentenced to 15 years behind bars after being convicted of robbing a south Greenwood gas station last year, according to a Tuesday afternoon press release from the 8th Circuit Solicitor’s Office. 

  • Solicitor addresses council
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:45 AM
    Eighth Circuit Solicitor David Stumbo appeared before Greenwood County Council Tuesday evening to formally discuss a request for additional funding to hire an investigator for the circuit’s Greenwood office. 

  • Lander offense hammers Erskine en route to victory
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:00 AM
    Facing a shaky pitching situation, Erskine College;s baseball team had to depend on a strong hitting performance Tuesday to hope for a win against No. 2 Lander. 

  • Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:00 AM
    Having just played Monday and with the Conference Carolinas tournament looming Thursday, Erskine College baseball coach Kevin Nichols had limited options to throw against Lander on Tuesday. 

  • Fan Fest
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 11:42 PM
    Just after a rock band band finished Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’,” South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier told fans at Tuesday’s Fan Fest they have no reason to stop. 

  • United Way celebrates VITA workers
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:10 AM
    Denise Manley, president and CEO of United Way of Greenwood and Abbeville Counties, fended off tears Monday afternoon as she applauded her site coordinators, volunteers, and interns for their work in the organization’s VITA program. 

  • Battle lines drawn
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:06 AM
    ABBEVILLE -- It’s rare that national politics can get pushed to the side, even briefly, when Third District U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan speaks to constituents at a county GOP meeting.  

  • City acts on $3M bond
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:03 AM
    Greenwood City Council passed first reading Monday night on a $3 million hospitality fee revenue bond which will be used for the construction of the new Uptown Market. 

  • THE PRESSURE IS ON
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 12:15 AM
    The Erskine College baseball team needs wins. 

  • Breaker of chains
    Monday, April 21, 2014 1:16 AM
    Teresa Goodman knows how to reach children of all ages. That’s where she got her start in community outreach. Jacarra Watts, 26, remembers how Goodman would reach out to her and other teenagers in the Teen Companions at Bell Street Middle School in Clinton. 

  • UNFAZED
    Monday, April 21, 2014 12:34 AM
    DUE WEST - Nothing fazes Brandon Overstreet.
    The Erskine College short stop could go 0-for-4 or 4-for-4 at the plate. He could play flawless defense or commit three errors. 

  • FLIPPING OUT
    Sunday, April 20, 2014 1:08 AM
    It’s a pretty hectic time of year for Jodi Senn. 

  • Needy receive a Pre-Easter Dinner
    Sunday, April 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    On a chilly and rain-drenched 50-degree Saturday morning, warmth, solace, and a good meal was to be found at the Brewer Community Complex. 

  • Sunday, April 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Precisely $6.50 in quarters can fit inside a single plastic 35mm Fujifilm canister. 

  • Senate acknowledges childhood obesity as  a S. Carolina problem
    Sunday, April 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    The number of overweight and obese children weighs in at a staggering 39.2 percent among South Carolina’s youngest, according to the state Senate and the Center for Disease Control.