Person falls into well in Abbeville

First responders pulled a person from a well in Abbeville on Monday night.

Abbeville County firefighters and EMS along with Greenwood city firefighters responded after someone reported a person fallin ...


Report: Laurens man threatened over pills

Stephen Elroy Rhodes II, 35, of 501 Browning Ave., Joanna, was arrested Sunday and charged with strong arm robbery and driving under suspension.

Laurens police officers went to a Spring Street residen ...


Overheated motor triggers alarm at Merrywood Elementary

Students filed out of Merrywood Elementary School at about 2:30 p.m. Monday after an overheated motor in a mechanical room triggered a fire alarm, according to Greenwood Fire Department Chief Terry St ...


Ware Shoals man faces fraud charge

James Paul Lake, 33, of 6 Oak St., Ware Shoals was arrested Friday and charged with financial transaction card fraud and breaking into motor vehicles.

Ware Shoals police went Friday to an Oak Street r ...


Greenwood man faces assault, gun possession charge

Kenneth Charles Medows, 51, of 110 Hailey Court, Greenwood was arrested Friday and charged with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature, possession of a firearm during the commission of a ...

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The Touchstone Energy Cooperatives North-South All-Star football roster was announced Monday and the Lakelands will be well-represented.

Greenwood had two players represented in offen ...

Tajh Boyd grabs crowd's attention at TD Club

Tajh Boyd has a natural way of connecting with an audience. Everything from his demeanor to his vocabulary grabs the listener's attention, demanding people listen to what he has to say. 

But if y ...

Hawks' Alvarez shines offensively, defensively

Greenwood Christian is hardly thumping its chest after beating King's Academy 34-7 Friday night. After all, the Hawks are 2-6 on the season. But it sure feels good to win.

Sophomore Jack Alvarez ...

Culpepper enjoys USC visit

DB Naytron Culpepper of Miami did not commit to USC during his official visit over the weekend but he certainly saw enough to be convinced he could thrive in the program. Culpepper was hosted by a cou ...

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