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Saturday, August 30, 2014 11:29 PM
A water treatment plant on Lake Murray has been a goal for the Saluda County Water and Sewer Authority for more than 15 years.
  • Tuesday, September 02, 2014 12:21 AM
    As she approaches her five-year mark with the City of Greenwood, Julie Wilkie has plenty of projects and accomplishments under her belt.
    “For me, what I’ve really enjoyed the most is working on all of the city center projects, like the streetscapes that (Greenwood City Manager) Charlie (Barrineau) really entrusted to me,” Wilkie said. “I’ve seen them come up from start to finish.” 

  • Medallions to play Thursday in Uptown
    Tuesday, September 02, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Swingin’ Medallions is celebrating more than 50 years of making music while perpetuating its “Party Band in the South” moniker.
    The group return to its hometown for a performance that’s part of the Uptown Live concert series this fall and will play 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Countybank Plaza on Main Street in Uptown Greenwood.
    Jimmy Perkins, who was an original Swingin’ Medallion, rejoined the group three years ago. 

    Tuesday, September 02, 2014 12:00 AM
    People are always looking for a bargain.
    It’s sensible. It’s economical. It’s human nature.
    Value lies in nearly every facet of our lives. From how we prioritize daily tasks, to which bill to pay first, or what household item needs upgrading the most. 

  • Opera house’s Smith calls Newberry home
    Monday, September 01, 2014 1:11 AM
    Deborah Smith is hard to miss by the patrons who attend a show or visit Newberry Opera House. It could be because of her flowing white hair, her infectious smile or her bubbly personality.
    There’s no telling where she’ll be at any given time on any given day. She could be whirling around the lobby exchanging pleasantries with guests. 

  • Monday, September 01, 2014 1:02 AM
    NINETY SIX -- It was a make-up event, but nothing felt made up about this event.
    The Town of Ninety Six came in droves Sunday night to the Town Park for a Labor Day spectacular, compliments of inclement weather canceling a portion of the Festival of Stars celebration for this year’s Independence Day.
    “We’re happy to be able to put this on since the cancellation,” Ninety Six Mayor Arvest Turner said. “I’m happy with the turnout.” 

  • Saturday, August 30, 2014 11:31 PM

    Filled with inflatable amusement, food vendors, area businesses and nonprofits, Brewer Field became a sanctuary for residents seeking time away, some sunshine, a lot of fun and helpful information for those seeking assistance.


  • Saturday, August 30, 2014 11:29 PM
    A water treatment plant on Lake Murray has been a goal for the Saluda County Water and Sewer Authority for more than 15 years. 

  • Saturday, August 30, 2014 12:07 AM

    It wasn’t a party, but they were going to have a good time.


  • Saturday, August 30, 2014 12:05 AM
    One of the most important positions in Lakelands infrastructure received a pay bump Thursday. 

  • Friday, August 29, 2014 11:59 PM
    Lakelands voters will have short ballots on Election Day.  

  • Friday, August 29, 2014 12:49 AM
    These arrests were reported this past week by the Greenwood Sheriff’s Office, Greenwood Police Department, Ninety Six Police Department, Ware Shoals Police Department and other agencies.
    Those listed here who have their charges dropped or are found not guilty can provide official documentation of the action to Index-Journal for publication of the case’s outcome. 

  • In need of donations
    Friday, August 29, 2014 12:30 AM

    Officials at The Salvation Army of Greenwood are asking residents to donate food to its local food pantry.


  • Friday, August 29, 2014 12:18 AM
    For new Erskine College and Theological Seminary president Paul Kooistra, honesty and integrity are top priorities. 

  • Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:03 AM
    ABBEVILLE -- One piece at a time with the last piece being readied for placement. 

  • Moving on in
    Wednesday, August 27, 2014 11:59 PM
    After two highway breakdowns, what should have been a less-than-two-hour trip from Columbia to Greenwood turned into a five-hour schlep for Lander University incoming freshman Mackenzie Eleazor.