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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.
  • Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:56 AM
    The ramifications of the tuberculosis scare that shook Greenwood County and Ninety Six School District 52 last spring are far from over.
    In an ongoing civil suit, Latrinia Richard, a former Department of Health and Environmental Control nurse who filed suit against the agency after being terminated last June, filed a Stipulation of Dismissal on April 8 for one of her causes of action. 

  • 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. 

  • Greenwood teen charged in Easter shooting
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 3:46 PM
    A Greenwood teen was arrested Monday following an Easter Sunday shooting in Greenwood that left one man wounded. 

  • 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. 

  • Greenville man charged in 2012 child abuse, domestic violence cases
    Monday, April 21, 2014 5:01 PM
    A Greenville man was arrested late last week on charges tied to a pair of 2012 beating allegations. 

  • Greenwood man faces sex crime charge
    Monday, April 21, 2014 4:54 PM
    A Greenwood man faces charges following reports that a man engaged in sexual behavior with a local teenager. 

  • Monday, April 21, 2014 1:36 AM
    The South Carolina Education Lottery (SCEL) celebrated its 12th anniversary earlier this year and recently announced its numbers through those first dozen years of operation. 

  • Monday, April 21, 2014 1:34 AM
    Greenwood County Council approved a bid for extensive roofing work to be performed at Brewer Community Complex. 

  • 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. 

  • 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.