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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 ...

Greenwood County to purchase land for industrial park

Highway 25 North near Hodges is quickly becoming one of Greenwood's industrial hubs with SPF North America expanding its facilities and Colgate-Palmolive building a new facility.

Greenwood County Counc ...

Calhoun Falls residents meet to regroup

CALHOUN FALLS --More than 30 residents gathered Monday night at a church north of town to organize themselves after last week's personnel shake-up in the Calhoun Falls police department.

The Rev. Mazui ...

Right to carry

It's a matter of defense.

That's what lawmakers in the 10 states, including South Carolina, pushing bills to legalize firearms on college campuses say.

As Nevada Assemblywoman Michele Fiore put it suc ...

Community Calendar

Boys and Girls Club in discussion stage

March 04, 2015 03:00

A local group, Lifting Hearts Foundation, is working to bring the Boys and Girls Club to Greenwood.

We are seeing an increasing problem in the city of Greenwood with crime, unemployment, poverty and in ...


Lawing hits game-winning double against Newberry

March 04, 2015 03:00

As fog slowly crept in, cloaking Dolny Stadium in a haze, the Newberry College and Lander University baseball teams appeared destined for extra innings.

Newberry scored two runs in the third, and Lande ...

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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 ...