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McCormick superintendent moving

McCormick County School District's outgoing superintendent, William Wright, will join Hertford County School District in North Carolina as superintendent on Dec. 1, Wright said Thursday.

Wright's ...


Emerald hosting Chapman on homecoming game night

It's going to be a busy night at the Emerald High School football game today.

Before the Vikings (4-2 overall, 2-1 Region 2-AAA) take on Chapman (4-2, 2-1), a pregame ceremony will be held for the sch ...


Lakelands Football Show - Oct. 9

Index-Journal sports reporters Ethan Joyce and Andrew Macke preview the Lakelands high school football games for Friday, Oct. 9.


CPW continuing transition to newer, technologies

Following a trend sweeping public utilities, Greenwood Commissioners of Public Works awarded a bid to bring in a new server and software licensing Thursday.

The system allows the utility to read elect ...


Some roads remain closed in Greenwood County

As of 1 p.m. Thursday, the following Greenwood County roads remained closed:

-- Sunset Drive from Chinquapin Road (00.00) to SC 225 (01.15) is closed due to road washout.

-- Siloam Church Road from ju ...


Greenwood woman faces meth possession charge

Falisha Gean Cobb, 35, of 111 Eagle Trace, Greenwood was arrested Wednesday by the Greenwood County Drug Enforcement unit and charged with trafficking in ice, crank or crack between 100 and 200 grams, ...


No vote taken at McCormick school board meeting

No vote was taken after the McCormick School District board of trustees met behind closed doors Wednesday night.

Last week, Vice Chairwoman Karen Beckman said the board would likely discuss the searc ...


Receding floodwaters lead to homecoming heartbreak

The pungent stench of mildew greeted Asiah Lewis when she came home to her apartment, her footsteps making squishing sounds on the carpet as she picked through soggy clothes piled on a bed and a lifte ...


Greenwood Christian helps school in Columbia after flood

The assembly line started early Wednesday morning.

With the doors propped open at the front of Greenwood Christian School, cases of bottled water lined the entrance hallway, towering over younger stu ...

Community Calendar

They are running for office, not on 'The Price is Right'

October 08, 2015 04:00

It is -- or certainly should be, especially to the voters affected -- more than just a tad disconcerting when someone offers himself for elected office but offers no details regarding what he wants to ...

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Pansies add happy face to winter

October 08, 2015 14:33

Nothing is more impressive than a hanging basket or pot of flowering pansies covered with snow or ice that quickly rebound with winter warm ups. Pansies come in a wide array of flower types and colors ...