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Update: No foul play indicated for body found in Hodges

Nothing indicates foul play in the death of Mark Lee Moton, 44, of Ware Shoals, whose body was found by a passerby along the woods line of Ridge Road in Hodges on Sunday, Greenwood County Coroner Sonn ...


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Uptown's inn is taking shape as construction continues and key elements fall into place. Jim McGuinness, co-owner and operator of Inn on the Square, said timing worked in his favor when former Montagu ...

Delivering options

Sarah Cramer wanted to feel more in control of her birthing experience for the delivery of her fourth child, and she found that sense of control with Janet Goff, a certified nurse midwife with Birth C ...

Greenwood man dies after jet skis collide on Lake Greenwood

A Greenwood man died Saturday evening after two jet skis collided on Lake Greenwood.

Greenwood County Coroner Sonny Cox said in a media release late Saturday night 44-year-old Charles Ferrel Rhodes die ...


One injured, airlifted after jet skis collide

Two jet skis collided Saturday afternoon on Lake Greenwood at 201 Cove Road.

According to S.C. Department of Natural Resources 1st Sgt. Kristie Lumley, a subject was injured and airlifted to Greenville ...


Leaving it on the dance floor

Clad in black and red tie-dye shirts, 70 dancers took the stage and dominated Friday night at the Focus Inspire Young Achievers, or F.I.Y.A., Dance University's summer showcase at the United Way.

Of th ...


Salt of the Earth

It's a nationwide problem and a Greenwood problem.

Volunteer firefighters are aging and declining in number.

The National Volunteer Fire Council reports that volunteers make up 69 percent of firefighter ...

Abbeville man arrested on child pornography charges

Alex Marco Salinas Arandia, born 1975, of Abbeville was arrested on three counts involving the sexual exploitation of minors Friday, according to a news release from Attorney General Alan Wilson's off ...


Howard represents SC at Miss Amazing National Pageant

Ninety Six resident Adalissa Howard represented the state of South Carolina at the national Miss Amazing Pageant in Los Angeles on July 24-28.

The 11-year-old was crowned South Carolina Miss Amazing Pr ...

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Giving immigration the silent treatment

August 03, 2015 04:00

 Sometimes a single death will encourage President Barack Obama to forcefully condemn what he perceives as a social wrong. The killing of Trayvon Martin led Obama to denounce racial profiling. Ob ...

If it were up to me, Donald Trump would be:
  • President of the United States
  • Fired
  • Parachute-dropped into a Mexican drug cartel zone
  • Made an apprentice in John McCain’s Senate office
  • Special adviser to Bill Cosby

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