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A day of changes in Calhoun Falls

What a difference a day makes, as the saying goes.

After a three-hour-plus closed-door meeting during Calhoun Falls' Town Council meeting Tuesday night to discuss a personnel issue, council returned t ...


Bills filed to update memorial idling

Nationally, people are talking about Greenwood's debate to remove racial distinctions from the Uptown war memorial, thanks to media coverage from large news outlets, such as the Los Angeles Times and ...

Winter won't 'let it go'

A rain-sleet-snow mix began falling late Wednesday afternoon just as people were leaving work in Greenwood. But, the prediction of what would fall out of the sky -- and how much -- of what people woul ...

Closings, delays and cancellations for Feb. 26

Closings, delays, cancellations for Thursday:


-- Abbeville County School District will be on a two-hour delay.

-- Abbeville and Sanders Head Start centers will be on a two-hour delay.

-- Green ...

Calhoun Falls PD dwindling; Mayor fires chief, lieutenant

After a more-than three-hour, closed-door meeting during Calhoun Falls' Town Council meeting Tuesday night to discuss a personnel issue, council returned to the chambers in front of the 100 or so peop ...

Delays, closings, cancellations and updates for Feb. 25

Delays, closings, cancellations and updates for Wednesday:


-- Piedmont Technical College will be closing at 5 p.m. at all campuses. Evening classes are cancelled.


-- Durham Temple CM ...

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Show of support

CALHOUN FALLS --Talk around town enticed more than 200 Calhoun Falls residents to fight for Police Chief John Tyrone Galloway's job Tuesday night.

Word circulated that Mayor Johnnie Waller was consider ...

Up and down training

Self Regional Healthcare's elevators located in the Patient Tower shut down about 3:30 p.m. Sunday because of a shortage in the power feed to the elevators.

Elevators located in other areas of the hosp ...


Davis elected to serve on panel

Ben H. Davis Jr. of Greenwood, retired president and CEO of Connie Maxwell Children's Home, was elected by the legislative delegation of the 3rd Congressional District to serve on the South Carolina D ...

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You know what they say about weather

February 26, 2015 03:00

We, just like many of you readers, were scurrying about and checking various weather information resources to try to determine the likelihood of bad weather hitting the Lakelands during the night and ...


Lander men's hoops cruises past Georgia College

February 26, 2015 00:12

In Milledgeville, Georgia, the Lander men's basketball team beat Georgia College 83-65 in the regular-season finale for both teams Wednesday.

Coach Jeff Burkhamer's Bearcats improved to 18-8 overall an ...

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