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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 ...


Animals fare well during flood

The state's recent flood hasn't seemed to put out any animals in Greenwood.

Joe Mann, owner of Big Oaks Rescue Farm off Kateway, said he changed his method of operation but the animals made it through ...


Community rallies around flood-damaged apartments

Shin-high stains on the front doors still mark where flood water rested during the weekend at Fox Hollow apartments. The lingering smell of sewage acts as a reminder that waste backed up as the waters ...


Storm cleanup continues

Days after a storm caused historic flooding across the state, cleanup is still ongoing.

George McKinney, Greenwood County Emergency Management coordinator, said damage assessment teams heard reports f ...


Greenwood community sends aid to Columbia

Groups from all across South Carolina have set up donation centers for victims of flooding, but one person in Greenwood united individuals and businesses to take matters into their own hands.

Trey War ...


Greenwood man faces grand larceny charge

Alexander Emert, 23, of 1024 Calhoun Road E., Greenwood was arrested Tuesday by Greenwood County Sheriff's deputies and charged with grand larceny of greater than $5,000.

On Sept. 29, a deputy met wit ...

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 ...