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McCormick prison officer faces battery charge in Georgia

An officer at the McCormick Correctional Institute was arrested in Georgia after police say he fractured the face of his wife's ex-lover.

Devan William Harrison, 24, of Lincolnton, Georgia was arreste ...


Expert: Girl, 19, in lawsuit has mental age of 6-year-old

A 19-year-old girl whose family is suing Greenwood School District 50 has the mental age of a 6-year-old, according to testimony from an expert witness filed last month.

"Due to a gross misinterpretat ...


Carson, Moore lift Gamecocks past Tar Heels 17-13

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Shon Carson ran for 75 yards and a touchdown, linebacker Skai Moore intercepted two passes in the end zone and South Carolina defeated border state rival North Carolina 17-13 on Thur ...


Greenwood welcomes Dorman in matchup of state powers

The Greenwood High School football team has had two weeks to prepare for tonight's matchup against Dorman.

After opening the season with a 24-10 upset of then third-ranked Class AAAA Dutch Fork, the E ...


More counterfeit bills found in Greenwood

Counterfeit money has been found in Greenwood for the second time this week.

On Tuesday Greenwood City Police arrested Mister Aiken, charging him with counterfeiting. He said in the report that he got ...


Greenwood man charged with showing porn to child

Stephen Mark Pressley, 44, of 925 Burnett Road, Greenwood was arrested Wednesday by Greenwood County Sheriff's deputies and charged with disseminating obscene material to a minor 12 years old or young ...


Work on Greenwood's new Uptown Market still under way

Greenwood's new Uptown Market is progressing despite setbacks.

With the brick exterior for the restrooms, the main pillars for the cement and brick structures of the market itself and the steel b ...


Abbeville hopes to avoid letdown against Chesnee

ABBEVILLE -- Fresh off a historic blowout of Christ Church to end the longest winning streak in state history, Abbeville High School football coach Jamie Nickles admitted he has some worries about a l ...


Taking it off the mat: yoga at work and in the studio

Gina Dunn was struggling with health issues when she attended her first yoga class with Debbie Harvley, The Mat Works Yoga Studio registered yoga teacher and director.

As part of the studio's corporat ...


Ware Shoals, Ninety Six looking to improve

The Ninety Six High School football team's practice ended Tuesday afternoon with players circling around Wildcats coach Mike Doolittle, singing "Happy Birthday" to newly minted 60-year-old.

After last ...

Community Calendar

New animal shelter upholds a promise

September 03, 2015 04:00

Sometimes you have to invest in something to make it better, even more efficient. If nothing else, you have to invest maintenance costs to keep something up and running, viable.

Greenwood County does n ...


Lakelands Football Show - Sept. 4

September 04, 2015 00:29

In this episode of the Lakelands Football Show, Index-Journal sports writers Andrew Macke and Ethan Joyce talk about Dorman v. Greenwood, which is the sports staff's game of the week, and the rest of ...

Should government email addresses found in the Ashley Madison data dump be made public?
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Kick the late-summer fire ant blues

September 04, 2015 04:00

After a few good rains, they suddenly reappear in the lawn and at the edges of shrub borders and vegetable garden areas. Even with newer pesticides and methods the distinct, rounded red moun ...