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Workshops help men become better fathers

Some parents might wish their child came with an instruction manual on how to change a diaper, what to do when crying occurs and how to keep the young one actively engaged all in the span of 24 hours, ...


Colombo breaks ground in Greenwood County

Donning a gold Palmetto lapel pin, Portucel Soporcel Group chief executive officer Diogo da Silveira struck North American soil for the first time in the company's history Friday morning during a grou ...

Show offers help for those home and garden projects

Get the lowdown from area experts in a variety of home and garden-related fields today, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., during the final day of the 2015 Index-Journal Home and Garden Show at Piedmont Technica ...

JDLH discusses pay hikes for new teachers

McCORMICK --The John de la Howe school board of trustees met Friday afternoon and discussed the possibility of raising the pay of teachers starting at the school.

The discussion began after Consulting ...


Keith Jameson returns to Greenwood, performs 'Petunia'

Keith Jameson almost always brings something special with him when he returns home, and his upcoming visit Saturday (March 28) is no different.

Jameson returns to present the Greenwood debut of "Petun ...


County readying reassessment for address display

Despite the vast array of lights mounted on emergency-response vehicles, the darkness of night proves to be a worthy adversary when searching for those hidden street addresses.

Greenwood County respond ...


McCuen could be moving on

A shockwave rumbling Abbeville's brick streets is the mention that Abbeville City Manager David McCuen could be headed to saltier waters.

A news release from the City of Beaufort named McCuen and two ...

Metro millage stays unchanged

In preparation for Greenwood County Council's budget season, Greenwood Metropolitan District commissioners unanimously approved a resolution Wednesday setting the levying of taxes on all property with ...


'Adventures in your mind'

The Greenwood Early Childhood Center had a rocky couple of years when the school closed in 2008 because of a lack of funding, but this past year as the school reopened to allow 4-year-olds the chance ...

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Greenwood County a global part of SC

March 29, 2015 04:00

It has been noted before, but it is certainly worth noting again: South Carolina is growing as a major player in the competition for international business and industry. That growth clearly is reflect ...

March 29, 2015 04:00

Walker on top of Texas Open field

March 29, 2015 04:00

SAN ANTONIO ? Jimmy Walker opened a four-stroke lead over fellow Texan Jordan Spieth, shooting a 3-under 69 on Saturday in his hometown Texas Open.

Walker, who lives 35 minutes away from TPC San Antoni ...

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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Burgers, 'The X-Files' and a strip club raid

March 29, 2015 04:00

During the years I've been writing a Sunday column, I have occasionally presented one in what I call a "grab bag" style. In those grab bag columns, I often opine on several unrelated topics.

Today we'r ...