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Longtime Bearcats coach Taylor honored by stadium dedication

Soccer has taken Van Taylor many places, far and wide.

Whether as a player, coach or simple ambassador, the sport has brought him as much return as investment.

Taylor was a Parade Magazine High School ...


Golden day

McCORMICK - From far and wide they came, seeking riches beyond compare.

What was true of McCormick in 1852 is true of McCormick in 2014, with a gold rush attracting visitors from across the region.

Wh ...

I-J overhauls site, launches new look

The Emerald City's only daily newspaper upgraded its print edition's counterpart,

The new website, which launched Wednesday, will connect readers to a handful of new features on a va ...


EHS struggles in loss

Last season, the Greer High School football team bounced Emerald out of the first round of the state tournament.

Now, with the teams embarking on their first year as region opponents, Emerald had a ch ...


Defense dominates, carries Greenwood to first victory

In the days leading up to the Greenwood High School football team game against Spartanburg, Greenwood coach Dan Pippin preached the importance of forcing turnovers to his defense. The Eagles were play ...


Publix opens doors to public

Greenwood's newest supermarket is finally here, and open today at 7 a.m.

Mayor Welborn Adams and other area leaders visited the new Publix on Friday morning to preview the store's many offerings and f ...

Healthy Greenwood Neighborhoods close

Healthy Greenwood Neighborhoods wasn't as healthy as some of the neighborhoods it was helping.

In a press release dated for a Tuesday release, Healthy Greenwood Neighborhoods is no more, as announced ...


1 dead in one-car accident

A Troy resident is dead following a one-car accident Thursday afternoon.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol the following occurred:

At about 3:54 p.m., a 2002 Honda SUV driven by Rita Mari ...


Automated trash pickup coming to Greenwood

Two significant upgrades in the removal of trash are coming to city of Greenwood residents.

An in ever-expanding effort to incorporate technology, Greenwood received an automated sidearm-loading trash ...


Obama might have to send troops

September 21, 2014 04:00


President Obama is adamant the war against the Islamic State will not escalate to the use of U.S. ground troops. But the more I see and hear of his strategy, the more I fear "mission creep" ...


Cravotta takes over as Greenwood CC pro

September 21, 2014 09:47

The greens are not the only new thing around Greenwood Country Club.

The course has been shut down since the summer as the greens were replaced with tifeagle Bermuda grass, a better surface for the cl ...

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Area calendar

September 21, 2014 04:00


Arts Center at the Federal Building, 120 Main St., Uptown Greenwood. Call 864-388-7800 or visit Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 1:3 ...