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Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:00 AM
Several Greenwood historical artifacts got a two-for-one deal out of Monday’s Greenwood City Council meeting.
The Greenwood Museum Railroad Center applied for a South Carolina Heritage Corridor grant in 2013. The center received a $100,000 award from the program, which is administered by the National Park Service.
  • Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:06 AM
    ABBEVILLE -- Busing procedures in Abbeville County School District will remain the same -- for now.
    After a lengthy discussion that focused on safety and convenience for parents, the board voted Tuesday night to table the busing issue for further study, with the sentiment of the board seeming to lie in finding a way to allow students to ride from one district location to another with stricter safety, parental permission and student pick-up guidelines. 

  • Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:03 AM
    The Brooks Institution released a first-ever metro-analysis of foreign direct investment’s role in the Upstate’s regional economy.
    The analysis is part of the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase. 

  • Council gives its $100K worth
    Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:00 AM
    Several Greenwood historical artifacts got a two-for-one deal out of Monday’s Greenwood City Council meeting.
    The Greenwood Museum Railroad Center applied for a South Carolina Heritage Corridor grant in 2013. The center received a $100,000 award from the program, which is administered by the National Park Service. 

  • Imagine That!
    Tuesday, July 22, 2014 11:59 PM
    Spartanburg County high school students ages 13 and older who are part of an improvisational theater group, Imagine That, silently seat themselves among a small gathering of audience members in Greenwood Community Theatre on Tuesday night.
    The young actors proceed to act out four very different scenarios, addressing difficult-to-talk-about social issues. 

  • CPW receives grant for water line improvements
    Tuesday, July 22, 2014 12:00 AM
    Grant funds keep rolling into Greenwood. 

  • Tuesday, July 22, 2014 12:00 AM
    Greenwood School District 50 board of trustees passed first reading of a capital projects plan Monday that would allow the district to complete “phase one” of its technology plan and begin to implement what it is calling “phase two” of that same plan. 

  • Drug unit on a roll
    Tuesday, July 22, 2014 12:00 AM
    The crackdown continued Monday as Greenwood County narcotics officers discovered yet another lab where methamphetamine was being produced. 

  • Monday, July 21, 2014 4:05 PM
    A Greenwood man was arrested during the weekend after reportedly leading police on a car chase that spanned at least two counties. 

  • Woman arrested in Taco Bell drive-thru
    Monday, July 21, 2014 4:00 PM
    A McCormick woman faces several charges after police reportedly found her passed out in a Taco Bell drive-thru late Sunday night. 

  • Monday, July 21, 2014 3:58 PM
    An early-afternoon power outage has left 898 Duke Energy customers in Ware Shoals without power on Monday. 

  • Monday, July 21, 2014 3:33 PM
    An early-afternoon power outage has left 898 Duke Energy customers in Ware Shoals without power on Monday.
     

  • Greenwood man dies in wreck
    Monday, July 21, 2014 11:23 AM
    A Greenwood man died late Sunday night after crashing his pickup truck along Callison Highway. 

  • YMCA planning upgrades to entire campus
    Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Greenwood Family YMCA is preparing to make giant steps toward updating its current facilities. 

  • Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 AM
    Greenwood Metropolitan District has racked up yet another grant.
    At the Greenwood County Council’s Administration and Finance meeting Tuesday, Ruth LaForge announced a $700,000 Community Development Block Grant for sewer upgrades to existing sewer lines near Sullivan Street. 

  • GREENER PASTURES
    Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 AM
    Gary J. Coleman was 15 years old when he first began working on his own farm. It’s a trade he grew to love, feeding calves and baby goats, and nurturing them into fully grown farm animals.