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Gov. Niki Haley speaks with President and CEO of the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance Lewis Gossett while finishing her tour of Röya Foods plant in Saluda County. Haley was on hand Thursday morning to announce Saluda County’s certification as Work Ready, the fourth county in South Carolina to receive that designation.
(MADDY JONES | INDEX-JOURNAL)
Gov. Niki Haley speaks with President and CEO of the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance Lewis Gossett while finishing her tour of Röya Foods plant in Saluda County. Haley was on hand Thursday morning to announce Saluda County’s certification as Work Ready, the fourth county in South Carolina to receive that designation. (MADDY JONES | INDEX-JOURNAL)
Friday, August 01, 2014 12:44 AM
SALUDA -- Gov. Nikki Haley had some exciting news for Saluda County residents Thursday.
  • Greenwood man arrested after women reports attack at party
    Friday, August 01, 2014 2:54 PM
    A Greenwood man was arrested Thursday after reportedly attacking a woman last weekend. 

  • DEU: Suspect sold meth to informant
    Friday, August 01, 2014 2:34 PM
    A Waterloo man was arrested Thursday following an undercover drug buy earlier this month. 

  • Friday, August 01, 2014 12:55 AM
    Ninety Six School District 52 will continue to strive for excellence in the 2014-15 school year, focusing on creating a school climate that celebrated various forms of student achievement -- academic and athletic.
    One of the major strategies used to create such a climate is through the introduction of the Renaissance Program. The program affiliated with Jostens, celebrates academic achievement, and seeks to reward and recognize students in creative ways for their academic gains. 

  • Friday, August 01, 2014 12:53 AM
    Wal-Mart quietly has been working on its second project in Greenwood.
    Three tracts of land were purchased by the Wal-Mart Real Estate Business Trust, according to titles to real estate and a land title survey filed with the Greenwood County clerk’s office. 

  • CAMPING OUT
    Friday, August 01, 2014 12:48 AM
    A throng of local youth put their talents on display Thursday morning as the Brewer Recreation Center held a graduation ceremony for its annual summer camp. 

  • DEU closes out month with another bust
    Friday, August 01, 2014 12:46 AM
    Greenwood County narcotics officers arrested a Hodges man Thursday during another meth bust.
    Eric Scarboro, 27, of 110 Nation Road, was charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, distribution of meth, improper disposal of meth waste and felony possession of a firearm in connection with the incident. 

  • Haley announces Saluda County is Work Ready
    Friday, August 01, 2014 12:44 AM
    SALUDA -- Gov. Nikki Haley had some exciting news for Saluda County residents Thursday. 

  • Greenwood man arrested on drug charges
    Thursday, July 31, 2014 2:50 PM
    A Greenwood man faces drug charges following an arrest tied to an undercover drug purchase earlier this year. 

  • Greenwood man charged in cutting incident
    Thursday, July 31, 2014 2:46 PM
    A Greenwood man was arrested early Thursday morning following a domestic dispute involving a box cutter. 

  • Haley announces Saluda County is work ready
    Thursday, July 31, 2014 2:33 PM
    SALUDA -- Gov. Nikki Haley had some exciting news for Saluda County residents Thursday. 

  • Thursday, July 31, 2014 1:54 AM
    Get your garters, girdles and gowns -- and school supplies -- during South Carolina’s Sales Tax Holiday this coming weekend.
    Parents can take advantage of the tax break that conveniently occurs just weeks before school opens, as the holiday includes school supplies such as pens, pencils, paper, binders, notebooks, books, book bags, lunch boxes and calculators, according to South Carolina Revenue Ruling 10-7. 

  • Not man’s first arrest
    Thursday, July 31, 2014 1:48 AM
    Tuesday’s arrest was not the first brush with the law for a Greenwood man alleged to have posed as a pastor and law enforcement agent as part of a scam that targeted multiple victims all across the country. 

  • Thursday, July 31, 2014 1:46 AM
    Despite financial obstacles, Ware Shoals School District is aiming for 20/20 vision in the future, with a district plan that includes major changes in the 2014-15 school year.
    Foremost among a number of changes set to take place in the district next year is the reorganization of its schools. 

  • Thursday, July 31, 2014 1:45 AM
    The KKK Jam is finished, but members are looking to return in 2015.
    According to a new post to the New Empire Knights of the Ku Klux Klan’s blog, the group has decided to come back next year after having its first Jam in Abbeville County this past weekend, voting 72 to 44 to keep the event in the area. 

  • CPW moving forward with $6M in bonds
    Thursday, July 31, 2014 1:43 AM
    Greenwood Commissioners of Public Works selected a slate of projects for a 2014 package of revenue bonds totaling more than $6 million.
    “The majority of money is going toward upgrades at the water treatment plant,” CPW Manager Steve Reeves said.