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Cambridge Academy celebrates grandparents

Alex and Nancy Parramore left their Georgia home in the wee hours of the morning to see their grandchildren perform as part of Cambridge Academy's annual Grandparents and Special Friends Day program.

S ...

Train revitalization on track

In 1906, it was hurtling down the center of Main Street in Uptown with visitors, those returning home, a few to conduct some business.

Now, more than 100 years later, Greenwood Union Station is no more ...

Expansion comes to Hodges

Greenwood Partnership Alliance and the South Carolina Department of Commerce announced the expansion of the SPF North America Inc. plant in Hodges on Thursday.

SPF is part of the pet food division of D ...

Promise for local education

Greenwood Partnership Alliance Board of Directors gave approval Thursday to support the Greenwood Promise initiative.

Greenwood Promise will be for Greenwood County high school seniors to receive finan ...


Lakelands works to lower premature birth rates

Ashanta Ware hopes she can receive the best gift possible at Christmas: the arrival home of her baby girl. 

Ware, 24, of Greenwood was due on Christmas but her daughter was born at 33 weeks by C-s ...


SPF North America Inc. to expand Greenwood County facility

SPF North America Inc. will be investing $12 million to expand its operations in Hodges and add 15 new jobs, the South Carolina Department of Commerce announced today.

"SPF North America's announceme ...


1st gay marriage licenses issued in SC

CHARLESTON - A judge issued the first gay marriage licenses and a couple was married in South Carolina on Wednesday, even as the state attorney general asked the U.S. Supreme Court to step in and bloc ...

John de la Howe extends offer to HR candidate, again

McCORMICK --Perhaps, the third time really is a charm.

Following a lengthy closed-door meeting -- also known as executive session -- the John de la Howe School board of trustees on Wednesday voted to e ...

City receives streetscape grant

More acorn lamps and improved utility lines for the city are coming to the east side of Uptown Greenwood.

City Manager Charlie Barrineau announced to Greenwood City Council on Monday the city will be t ...


Is tail wagging the dog again?

November 22, 2014 03:00

The majority of Americans want our border closed, the Keystone Pipeline finished, smaller government, a balanced budget, our Constitution followed, a strong (not weaker) military, to control who is co ...


Defense dominates in Greenwood win

November 22, 2014 03:00

BLYTHEWOOD -- Greenwood High School football coach Dan Pippin delivered one message loud and clear to his team after playing Westwood on Friday.

"We're practicing on Thanksgiving," Pippin shouted to ch ...

What’s your favorite dish at the Thanksgiving table?
  • Turkey
  • Ham
  • Cranberry
  • Casseroles
  • Beans
  • Desserts
  • None of the above
  • All of the above
  • The nap afterward

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Reasons for being thankful

November 22, 2014 03:00

On a city bus some time ago, a man got up and gave his seat to a woman who had just stepped aboard. She fainted. When revived, she thanked him for his kindness. He fainted. Thankfully an attitude of g ...