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Emerald wins stunner, takes game from Daniel

Emerald seemed destined for its annual heart-breaking loss to Daniel on Friday. Down 14 going into the fourth quarter, the Vikings weren't even close.

But a late Vikings' surge sent the game in overti ...


Greenwood falters against Dorman

Miscues cost the Greenwood High School football team a win Friday night against Dorman at J.W. Babb Stadium.

The Eagles committed two second-half turnovers and had just one first down as Dorman stretc ...


Panthers cruise to win over Chesnee

ABBEVILLE - "Methodical" is a good word for Jamie Nickles.

That's how the Abbeville High School football coach wants his offense to be, and when the Panthers play like that, they usually win.

"That's ...


Terry, Gray relive old memories during Hall of Fame induction

It had been nearly 30 years since John Terry last stepped onto the field at J.W. Babb Stadium. His last memories of that stadium, a playoff loss to Gaffney to end his Greenwood High School football ca ...


Preacher tells fellow alumni to enhance Greenwood

After handing out three scholarships to recent high school graduates, Rev. Bernard Lark, guest speaker at the 19th annual Brewer High School National Alumni banquet Friday night, encouraged them to co ...


Lander Greek groups recruit students

Randy Bouknight, Lander University vice president for student affairs, said the university wants Greek organizations to have a good experience without the "Animal House" mentality.

With no Inter-frate ...


Report: Man attacks dad over money

Ankit Hasmukh Patel, 30, of 716 Holloway Ave. was arrested Thursday by Greenwood City police and charged with third-degree assault and battery.

According to a report, officers responded to the man's h ...


McCormick prison officer faces battery charge in Georgia

An officer at the McCormick Correctional Institute was arrested in Georgia after police say he fractured the face of his wife's ex-lover.

Devan William Harrison, 24, of Lincolnton, Georgia was arreste ...

Community Calendar

New animal shelter upholds a promise

September 03, 2015 04:00

Sometimes you have to invest in something to make it better, even more efficient. If nothing else, you have to invest maintenance costs to keep something up and running, viable.

Greenwood County does n ...


Ninety Six runs wild against Ware Shoals

September 05, 2015 01:05

Ninety Six rushed for 421 yards as they raced to a 48-3 halftime lead en route to a 62-19 win over Ware Shoals to improve to 2-1 on the season. Ware Shoals falls to 0-2.

"We had a great week of prepar ...

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We all need building up

September 04, 2015 14:15

Upon my arrival in Greenwood, I received an invitation to teach a lesson for a women's Bible study in the Grand Harbor community. We had a wonderful time together as they shared the story of how the g ...