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Partnership provides 4 pillars for healthy workforce

Headlining Wednesday's Greenwood County Community Indicators Coalition meeting at Connie Maxwell Children's Home was Greenwood Partnership Alliance chief executive officer Heather Simmons Jones, who s ...



ABBEVILLE --The Abbeville Police Department knew it had to deal with a problem. 

Beginning last summer, the city experienced a series of break-ins on and in the proximity of Court Square. 

"Mo ...


Another puzzle piece in the works

A vision in the making for four years could come to fruition by the end of the year, offering fresh produce, live music and an interactive water feature.

Greenwood's new farmers market in Uptown is a ...

Embezzlement case still pending on Ware Shoals woman

The South Carolina Attorney General's Office in Columbia still has a pending embezzlement charge against Sandra McAllister Owens of Ware Shoals, a former administrative assistant at the Greenwood Coun ...

Historic ordinance

Greenwood County Council approved the second reading of an ordinance creating a special tax assessment for eligible rehabilitated historic properties Tuesday night during its regular meeting.

The ordin ...


Hot sauce adds zing to Cooke's condiment

Sally Cooke has a collection of something that's associated with oysters that usually isn't on the material promoting oyster roasts. With the Abbeville Chamber of Commerce Oyster Roast and Lowcountry ...


Cosentino named new Lander president

The search for a new president at Lander University ended Tuesday afternoon as the school's board of trustees named Richard Cosentino as Daniel Ball's successor.
After a relatively brief closed-door m ...


Read Across America comes to all ages in Ninety Six

Students and faculty from Ninety Six High School participated in a district-wide event dedicated to National Read Across America Day, which also is Dr. Seuss Day, on Monday morning.

Read Across Americ ...


City of Greenwood looks to install re-inspection fees

Greenwood City Manager Charlie Barrineau is looking to limit some repetition for building inspectors 8, 9 or 10 times visiting the same building with the same violations.

During a work session Monday n ...

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Clinton Foundation might cost Hillary

March 05, 2015 03:00

 In 2010, Algeria spent $422,097 lobbying U.S. officials.

That included 12 meetings with State Department officials to discuss, reportedly, human rights issues and relations between Washington and ...


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Who's Cookin'?

March 04, 2015 03:00

Name:Robert Lybrand


Restaurant:HB Swofford Career Center, chef instructor

Previous jobs (include non-restaurant jobs):Owner R3 Catering (current owner).

Training:Honors graduate from Johnson and Wa ...