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Saturday, July 26, 2014 12:00 AM
Self Regional Healthcare mailed out nearly 40,000 letters Friday to patients possibly affected by a data breach that occurred when thieves broke into an administrative building and stole a hospital-owned laptop with thousands of patient files on them.
  • Saturday, July 26, 2014 12:00 AM
    Self Regional Healthcare mailed out nearly 40,000 letters Friday to patients possibly affected by a data breach that occurred when thieves broke into an administrative building and stole a hospital-owned laptop with thousands of patient files on them. 

  • CHANGING THE WORLD
    Saturday, July 26, 2014 12:00 AM
    A few Greenwood area rising second-graders will have plenty to share about what they’ve done during summer vacation. 

  • A NOBLE CALLING
    Saturday, July 26, 2014 12:00 AM
    When Chris Hudson was a boy growing up, he felt the calling to one day become a full-time pastor. 

  • Due West man faces drug charges
    Friday, July 25, 2014 5:10 PM
    A Due West man was arrested Thursday following a controlled drug transaction in Ware Shoals last month. 

  • Self to notify nearly 40,000 patients
    Friday, July 25, 2014 1:59 PM
    Self Regional Healthcare mailed out nearly 40,000 letters Friday to patients possibly affected by a data breach that occurred when thieves broke into an administrative building and stole a hospital-owned laptop with thousands of patient files on them. 

  • Friday, July 25, 2014 12:05 AM
    The Greenwood County Address Management Department has been taking assessments of address displays throughout the county.
    Each 911 (physical) address in the Greenwood City or Greenwood County geographic information system (GIS) will be visited and assessed for proper display. 

  • 'Historical High'
    Thursday, July 24, 2014 11:57 PM
    NINETY SIX - In 91-degree heat they dug. With woolen jackets, old shoes -- if any footwear -- and just hand tools, the 1,000 commanded by Maj. Gen. Nathaniel Greene encircled the Loyalist forces in the Ninety Six Star Fort in the longest field siege of the American Revolution. 

  • Self Regional announces security breach of patient info
    Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:07 PM

    Self Regional Healthcare officials are still grappling with a Memorial Day weekend break-in at one of its administrative complexes that put hundreds of patients’ personal information at risk.

     

  • Fifth meth lab found this month
    Thursday, July 24, 2014 5:53 PM
    Three Ninety Six residents were arrested Wednesday night after area drug agents found yet another meth lab in Greenwood County. 

  • Gray Court man faces drug charges
    Thursday, July 24, 2014 5:05 PM
    A Gray Court man was arrested Wednesday following reports of drug activity along Callison Highway. 

  • They’re not horsin’ around
    Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:41 AM
    Three young people from Greenwood County received top awards from the South Carolina 4-H youth development program during the state 4-H Congress at Clemson University July 16-19. 

  • D50 teachers train in writing, tech
    Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:34 AM
    Three classrooms at Springfield Elementary School teemed with teachers Wednesday as they were soaking up skills for instructing students in writing.
    Hosted by Greenwood School District 50, the training is part of a week-long professional development program focused on training teachers in teaching kindergarten through eighth-grade writing hosted by Columbia University’s Teachers College Reading and Writing Project. 

  • Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:32 AM
    Low interest rates might hurt the Greenwood Metropolitan District’s treasury bond yields but it at least provides the opportunity for some big savings on refinancing.
    The Greenwood Metropolitan District commissioners voted 6-0 Wednesday afternoon to refinance $8 million in general obligation bonds from 1999 and 2004. The refinancing will take advantage of still-low interest rates and save $400,000. 

  • Partnership formed for development
    Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:27 AM
    McCORMICK -- Savannah Lakes Village broke ground Wednesday for the first phase of a new development plan strategically aimed at cultivating fresh and vibrant neighborhoods.
    Village leaders and community members joined Better Homes and Gardens staff at the new site off Martin Drive near Lake Thurmond. 

  • 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.