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CPW responds to low natural gas prices

Certain commodities warrant attention when things are selling for the right price -- petrol for the consumer, natural gas for the utility companies.

Commissioners of Public Works approved forward ...

Harrell resigns from House seat after guilty plea

Last month, Bobby Harrell gave up the Speaker's chair, and Thursday his House seat.

The former South Carolina Speaker of the House resigned as the state representative for District 114 on Thursday aft ...

Man arrested in connection to September shooting

Reginald Tywan Bland, 33, of 346 Joe Louis Blvd., was arrested Wednesday on warrants for attempted murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime in connection with a shoo ...


Sheheen and company storm Lakelands post-debate

Time is winding down.

Less than two weeks remain until Election Day.

State Senator and gubernatorial candidate Vincent Sheheen was able to spend the day in McCormick and Greenwood following the five-c ...


Martin sentenced in connection with shooting

A Greenwood teen was sentenced Wednesday morning in connection with an officer-involved shooting that occurred last summer.

Originally charged with two counts of attempted murder upon his arrest in Ju ...


Business, educational leaders explore innovation in schools

Business and educational leaders gathered at the Federal Building on Wednesday afternoon to look at educational innovation flourishing Greenwood School District 50.

Presented by the Greenwood Chamber ...

Metro rebids for vehicles

After receiving only one bid response each for a new crane truck and a four-wheel drive pick-up truck, Greenwood Metropolitan District Commissioners decided Wednesday to look at the bid proposal once ...


Laurens woman charged in hit-and-run fatality

A Laurens woman has been arrested in connection with the hit-and-run death of Vacquez Enricus "Rico" Martin.

Samantha Ann Bolden, 40, was booked into the Greenwood County Detention Center on Tuesday n ...


Making wrong choices in free South Carolina

October 24, 2014 04:00

Making wrong choices

in free South Carolina

In South Carolina, we value our freedoms.

In South Carolina our freedoms have given us the privilege to have ALEC as our best political friend; work ...


Ninety Six boys, girls win region meet

October 24, 2014 04:00

The Ninety Six cross country team swept the Region 2-AA meet Thursday. The boys team finished with five runners in the top eight while the girls team had six.

Zach Hemann won the event for Ninety Six, ...

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Farmers Market update

October 22, 2014 04:00

Greenwood Farmers Market

? Where:Near Greenwood Civic Center.

? Hours:7 a.m.-noon Wednesdays and Saturdays. Saturday will be the final day.

? Goods: Apples, Asian pears, beets, butter beans, cabbage ...