Top Stories

Three Greenwood residents arrested on meth-related charges

The Greenwood County Drug Enforcement Unit had a two-part methamphetamine find Wednesday afternoon.

Richard Cronic, 51, of 223 West Laurel Ave. in Greenwood was arrested on charges of trafficking metha ...

Meth bust results in three arrests

The Greenwood County Drug Enforcement Unit found 393 grams of methamphetamine Wednesday afternoon at a home at 223 West Laurel Avenue in Greenwood.

An arrest earlier in the afternoon at Waffle House ...

Habitat for Humanity house paid for by local couple

Greenwood Area Habitat for Humanity broke ground Tuesday on a new home funded entirely by Tom and Lucia Bryson, former residents of Greenwood.

Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit Christian organizatio ...


Suspect named in Corner Store armed robbery

Tramain Rashan Anderson, 24, of 304 Woodson Court Apt. B in Greenwood was denied bond Tuesday morning on a charge of armed robbery.

Lt. Michael Dixon of the Greenwood city-county Violent Crimes Task Fo ...


Uptown Market director debuts

While department heads, as is custom, introduced new additions to the fire and police departments, among others, a new position that will take over the finished product of Uptown's new farmers market ...

New education superintendent's Saluda roots run deep

For freshly inaugurated state Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman, some values stand the test of time. 

Raised on a dairy farm in Saluda County, she learned the lasting value of hard work, ...


City wins food drive for 2nd year in a row

Fresh off a victory in 2014, the city started a win streak after falling to the county during the annual City vs. County Food Drive for too many years to count.

The city raised 5,719 pounds to the coun ...


Greenwood 'Star Under 40' reflects on her career

Recently named one of Greenwood Chamber's Stars Under 40, Casey Tompkins, 36, worked several jobs before becoming vice president of operations at StaffSource Inc.

Before getting hired with StaffSource ...


Rotarians gather to stop hunger

American Legion Post 20 was filled with people Saturday morning and it wasn't for a dance, meeting, performance or a meal. Post 20 was filled with Greenwood Rotary members, friends and family preparin ...


Graham tests waters, Greenwood mulls vote

With U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham testing the waters for a potential presidential run, many in South Carolina started to ponder if they'd offer a vote to the longtime senator.

"We're not polling, but we se ...

Community Calendar

Good fun leads to great results

January 28, 2015 03:00

Work is work, but work cannot be all work. Sometimes work needs to be fun, too. What's even better is when work is combined with fun, friendly competition and results in doing something good and meani ...



January 28, 2015 03:00

After losing two region games last week, the Emerald High School boys basketball team desperately needed to upset fifth-ranked Southside on Tuesday, the same team that handed the Vikings an ugly 59-39 ...

Who are you pulling for in the Super Bowl?
  • New England Patriots
  • Seattle Seahawks
  • None of the above
  • The commercials, of course!

Have a suggestion for a poll? Click here to e-mail your suggestion to us.


Bring on the heat for the big game

January 28, 2015 03:00

When your friends and family gather around the screen for game day, you can give your favorite fans an extra reason to get rowdy and cheer. Take your game day menu to the next level with crowd-pleasin ...