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Search on Lake Greenwood called off

Officials have called off the search for a man that was thought to have gone missing on Lake Greenwood on Tuesday afternoon.
A woman informed the police that she saw a man in an inflatable raft on the ...

Board approves new PE position

ABBEVILLE -- The Abbeville County School District board of trustees met for a special-called meeting Monday evening to discuss an open teacher position at Wright Middle School.

The position was pr ...

Animal Control moving toward tethering law effective date

The scene can be gruesome, and it's often a familiar one.

Dogs, skinny and lacking that generally positive charisma, sit, chained to an old motor in someone's yard. The chain's 25 pounds weighing down ...


Burton Center annual Easter egg hunt going 30 years strong

Patients and members of the Burton Center in Greenwood were able to show their moves on the dance floor and hunt for Easter eggs at the Greenwood Shrine Club on Sunday afternoon.

Started by Joe Scott, ...


A daily passion for Master Gardener

Growing up, Chuck Bender said he never shared his father's interest in gardening and tending roses. Now, Bender averages about six hours a day "puttering around in the yard" and tending his spring and ...


Professor shares tale of history

ABBEVILLE --He was the first Jew to die for U.S. independence.

Francis Salvador and his Paul Revere-like ride through Ninety Six District have left a unique chapter in South Carolina's vast Revolution ...

PC(USA) decision on gay marriage not a surprise

Area ministers have said the Presbyterian U.S.A. denomination's decision March 17 to broaden the church doctrine to include gay marriages has not come as a surprise to anyone following PC(USA) news.

PC ...

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Sen. Massey's bill worthy of passage

March 31, 2015 04:00

Too many teenagers lose their lives as a result of car wrecks. That in and of itself might not be considered new information to many, but state Sen. Shane Massey, R-Edgefield, has introduced legislati ...


SCW's 'Blaze of Glory 6' coming soon

March 31, 2015 14:25

Pro wrestling returns to Greenwood on April 18th at 4 p.m. on the Burton Center's Miracle League Field (2605 Hwy 72 221 E. Greenwood) for SCW Entertainment's "Blaze of Glory 6." This event will featu ...

If the GOP primary were today, who would you support?
  • Jeb Bush
  • Ted Cruz
  • Lindsey Graham
  • Scott Walker
  • Marco Rubio
  • Chris Christie
  • Ben Carson
  • None of the Above
  • Other

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Punchline Comedy Club gone, but not forgotten

March 31, 2015 04:00

Last Sunday, I threw myself an enormous pity party: table for one, facedown on the bed, enough Radiohead filtering through the speakers to convince anyone to taste steel, shoved coldly against their b ...