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Longtime barber cutting out

Jeff May has more than a connection to the Lander University athletic complex that bears his name on Montague Avenue in Greenwood.

May, Lander's athletic director since 1997, got his hair cut from his ...


Local shelter longs for bigger facility

Behind piles of brick and steel off Highway 72/221 is a grouping of buildings that might be in worse shape than the old civic center that's just been dropped to the ground.

The Greenwood Animal Shelter ...


Former Lander employee arrested on embezzlement charge

Chareen Faltermeier Stevenson, 52, of 111 Ridgewood Circle in Greenwood was arrested Wednesday by Lander University Police on a charge of embezzlement of public funds.

Stevenson, a former assistant co ...


Cyber Scams

Finding that classic car of your dreams online could cost you if you don't watch yourself.

There were more than 16,000 reports of online automobile fraud nationally in 2014 with men as a majority of t ...

No candidates filed for District 50 board election

The Greenwood District 50 board of trustees filing for Seat 1 candidates closed Tuesday with no candidates filed.

The special election, filling previous board member LeVerne Fuller's seat, will be July ...

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Answers found in chaotic world

May 30, 2015 04:00

In a world of chaos society searches for an answer. The only answer, God's methods, seem illogical to them.

Christians have far too long blended into the neutrality of the world, leaving the door wide ...


Ninety Six moves on after Johnson's graduation

May 30, 2015 04:00

NINETY SIX? As the Ninety Six High School football team completed its spring practices Friday, the Wildcats discovered what life is like after the graduation of two-time Lakelands Football Player of t ...

Given the field of those seeking the White House, are you already tired of the 2016 presidential election?
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Weston Chapel AME celebrating 150 years

May 30, 2015 04:00

Weston Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Greenwood celebrates its 150th anniversary 4 p.m. Sunday. There will be praise and worship and preaching by the Right Rev. Richard Franklin Norris, ...