The Greenwood Partnership Alliance has hired Paul Cuenin as its new marketing director. Cuenin, who started Feb. 6, is working to complete a bachelor’s degree in computer information systems fro ...

AOH adds 'The Diary of Anne Frank' performance

An additional performance of "The Diary of Anne Frank" is scheduled for 8 p.m. Saturday at Abbeville Opera House. The play is also scheduled for Friday at 8 p.m. and Saturday at 3 p.m. All performance ...

Firefighter went into well to recover body

WARE SHOALS -- A hand-spun winch lowered a firefighter 35 feet below the ground late Monday night -- into the well where a Ware Shoals man accidentally drowned, according to Greenwood County Coroner S ...

Report: Video shows man taking TVs from gym

At Anytime Fitness, gym-goers are supposed to lift weights -- not TVs -- but a Greenwood man is facing charges after police saw surveillance video of a man taking three TVs from the gym, according to ...

D50 board OKs budget, bond measure

Board members of Greenwood County School District 50 approved the sale of general obligation bonds for the 2017-18 school year along with the district’s budget proposal of about $70.1 million, w ...

Greenwood rolls out welcome mat for bee population

They only live for six weeks, but they’re essential for human survival. And for a city with a tourist attraction like the Festival of Flowers, helping to promote, save and grow native bee popula ...

Woman faces assault charge

Heather Krajewski, 25, of 306 Holmes St., Greenwood, is facing assault and disorderly conduct charges. Police said a woman got into a confrontation with several teenagers about 6 p.m. March 10 at a Ho ...

Greenwood man faces domestic violence charge

A Greenwood man who police said threatened to kill a woman, a man she was speaking with online and then himself was arrested on a domestic violence charge. Charles Smith, 51, of 517 Lowell Ave., told ...

Due West begins new policy for business licenses

DUE WEST --New business license fees are coming. Previously, the town had a flat rate of $15 for any business operating within town limits, which Mayor Charles Angel said was an outdated figure. &ldqu ...

Greenwood woman charged with possession of meth

A Greenwood woman who confessed to police that she had methamphetamine inside her pocketbook during a Friday afternoon traffic stop was booked on a drug charge. Maxine Ruley, 46, of 226 Briggs Ave., w ...

Greenwood man faces gun charges

Darren Devonta Davis, 19, of 211 Pressley St., Greenwood was arrested Sunday and charged with possession of a gun with an obliterated serial number, unlawful carrying of a pistol and simple possession ...

Beauty is truth... and uninterrupted rest

If the iconic English Romantic poet, John Keats, could write “Ode to a Nightingale,” and “Ode on a Grecian Urn,” then perhaps I, just more than 200 years later, can also wax po ...

Greenwood man faces possession charge

A Greenwood man is facing drug possession charges after police discovered a bag of cocaine in his vehicle, according to an incident report. Earl Carroll, 37, of 855 Bowie St., was in the area of South ...

Fire burns Greenwood County apartments

A section of Highway 72 was closed Monday because of a fire at 1340 Highway 72. The fire started at 1:59 p.m., said Greenwood Emergency Services Director Derek Kinney. Kinney said he was not aware of ...