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Greenwood man dies after jet skis collide on Lake Greenwood

A Greenwood man died Saturday evening after two jet skis collided on Lake Greenwood.

Greenwood County Coroner Sonny Cox said in a media release late Saturday night 44-year-old Charles Ferrel Rhodes die ...


One injured, airlifted after jet skis collide

Two jet skis collided Saturday afternoon on Lake Greenwood at 201 Cove Road.

According to S.C. Department of Natural Resources 1st Sgt. Kristie Lumley, a subject was injured and airlifted to Greenville ...


Leaving it on the dance floor

Clad in black and red tie-dye shirts, 70 dancers took the stage and dominated Friday night at the Focus Inspire Young Achievers, or F.I.Y.A., Dance University's summer showcase at the United Way.

Of th ...


Salt of the Earth

It's a nationwide problem and a Greenwood problem.

Volunteer firefighters are aging and declining in number.

The National Volunteer Fire Council reports that volunteers make up 69 percent of firefighter ...

Abbeville man arrested on child pornography charges

Alex Marco Salinas Arandia, born 1975, of Abbeville was arrested on three counts involving the sexual exploitation of minors Friday, according to a news release from Attorney General Alan Wilson's off ...


Howard represents SC at Miss Amazing National Pageant

Ninety Six resident Adalissa Howard represented the state of South Carolina at the national Miss Amazing Pageant in Los Angeles on July 24-28.

The 11-year-old was crowned South Carolina Miss Amazing Pr ...

GLEAMNS summer program comes to an end

As the heat continues, the end of summer nears for Greenwood students with the beginning of the school year just weeks away.

About 30 students, ages 7-14, went out with a bang Thursday at the GLEAMNS S ...


Trial by hope

Angela Redd's drive to Greenwood from Clinton is not the farthest she has gone to help her 12-year-old son RJ Brown.

Brown was diagnosed with Fragile X syndrome, autism and attention deficit hyperacti ...

Community Calendar

Summer to fall: Cycle of our life

August 02, 2015 04:00

What happened? Where'd July go?

It's not over, not yet anyway, but summer is indeed drawing to a close. For many, it happened all too quickly. Just ask the teacher in your family or next to you in the ...


Powers pushes through, preps for big showdown

August 02, 2015 04:00

Josh Powers strolled into the gym of the Abbeville Civic Center with a menacing scowl.

In the fourth match of the UltraWrestle Engages event on Saturday night, his opponent would be Billy Brash. While ...

If it were up to me, Donald Trump would be:
  • President of the United States
  • Fired
  • Parachute-dropped into a Mexican drug cartel zone
  • Made an apprentice in John McCain’s Senate office
  • Special adviser to Bill Cosby

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