Rogers to be guest speaker at Touchdown Club

George Rogers, the 1980 Heisman Trophy winner at the University of South Carolina, will be the guest speaker tonight at the Greenwood Touchdown Club. Rogers was a consensus All-American in 1980 after ...

Palmetto Power 8U wins ASA Fall Championship

Palmetto Power 8U, with players from Greenwood at Ninety Six, won the American Softball Association Fall Championship in Spartanburg on Saturday. The team, which had just four players returning from ...

Touchdown Club meetings set to get underway

Though area high school football teams have played several scrimmages, jamborees and a Week 0 game, the regular season "officially" begins Friday night in Week 1. And with that, so does the Greenwood ...

Lowther prepared to coach at South Aiken

His excitement and enthusiasm were evident.Like most people, Will Lowther gets excited with the start of a new school year. This year, however, is a little more exciting. This school year wi ...

McCutcheon wants 'to be a weekend starter'

Hayden McCutcheon was at the beach Sunday on Sullivan's Island, taking a small break from a hectic 2015 summer. Pretty much immediately after finishing his redshirt-freshman season at College of Charl ...

A dream realized

Blake Smith will play Division I baseball this season at East Tennessee State University. The Ninety Six High School graduate spent the past two seasons pitching for Spartanburg Methodist and drew the ...

Brewer Middle football tryouts begin Monday

Football tryouts for Brewer Middle School will be 3:30-5:30 p.m. beginning Monday. Players are asked to report to the gym no earlier than 3:20.Each player must have a physical, concussion form and par ...

Hess wins gold in table tennis

Ceferina G. Hess of Greenwood, a retired professor of political science at Lander University, recently participated in the annual South Carolina Senior Sports Classic table tennis tournament at Franci ...

Local kids experience long season together

Hykeem Martin and Jakari Davis played a lot of soccer this past year. The two Greenwood 14-year-olds were named to the Carolina Elite Soccer Academy U14/15 team this year, playing all over the co ...

USC, Clemson grab new commits commitments

The summer recruiting season went live again last Monday after a break for the Fourth of July holiday, and USC and Clemson livened things up with commitments, three for the Gamecocks and one for the T ...

Rooney helping Cambridge build varsity teams

Robert Rooney spent the past 16 years with Farm Bureau Insurance, but he always had a notion to coach. So when a recent period in which he was switching companies came about and the monotony of his da ...

Butler striving for an MMA career

Aspen Butler stood just off the wrestling mat, sliding his gloves on for the day's routine.A flurry of jab combos strung together a cadence that rang through Carolina Combat Academy in Greenwood like ...