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Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:00 AM
Greenwood County Council met in a called meeting Monday night to discuss the approval of a bid for the airport improvement project.
Airport Manager Rossie Corwon and the consulting engineer from Michael Baker Corporation in Columbia proposed awarding the bid to the lowest responsible and responsive bidder.
  • Pacesetters kick off United Way fundraising campaign
    Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:05 AM
    Starting today, United Way partners, consisting of area businesses and partner agencies, will reach out to the community to raise funds for United Way of Greenwood and Abbeville Counties. 

  • ROUGH RIDING
    Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:01 AM
    For years, road conditions in South Carolina have been a major concern amongst state legislators. And there’s no secret as to why. 

  • Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:00 AM
    Greenwood County Council met in a called meeting Monday night to discuss the approval of a bid for the airport improvement project.
    Airport Manager Rossie Corwon and the consulting engineer from Michael Baker Corporation in Columbia proposed awarding the bid to the lowest responsible and responsive bidder. 

  • Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:00 AM
    Election season is set to kick off this week as candidate filing for school board of trustee elections in various counties begins Friday.
    Up for grabs are seats in Greenwood School District 50, Abbeville County School District, McCormick County School District and Saluda County Schools. 

  • Two charged in reported kidnapping
    Monday, July 28, 2014 5:48 PM
    A Ware Shoals father and son were arrested during the weekend after reportedly attempting to kidnap a Greenwood woman. 

  • Woman charged in road attack
    Monday, July 28, 2014 5:46 PM
    A lovers' quarrel spilled onto the roads early Sunday morning leading to one Greenwood woman’s arrest. 

  • Monday, July 28, 2014 5:45 PM
    Greenwood County deputies are investigating a reported shooting at a south Greenwood gas station during the weekend. 

  • Talley’s theater roots were planted in Greenwood
    Monday, July 28, 2014 12:25 AM
    Quentin Talley got his first taste of theater at Mathews Elementary School in Greenwood. 

  • SUMMER  OF LEARNING
    Monday, July 28, 2014 12:21 AM
    The Magic Johnson Foundation once again teamed up with GLEAMNS to host a summer enrichment program for 20 local students this summer. 

  • Greenwood County hails new litter  pickup program
    Monday, July 28, 2014 12:18 AM
    More than 169 13-gallon bags of trash spread over 10.3 miles have disappeared from highways in Greenwood County during the past three months. 

  • Monday, July 28, 2014 12:13 AM
    The police chief for the town of Iva was taken into custody Saturday afternoon by Anderson County sheriff deputies on charges of criminal domestic violence and assault and battery -- third degree. 

  • Sunday, July 27, 2014 12:46 AM
    The Upper Savannah Regional Job Fair, which takes place bi-annually in April and September at Greenwood Mall, received a 2014 Innovation Award from the National Association of Development Organizations.
    The program will be honored at the Showcase Reception at NADO’s Annual Training Conference in Denver on Aug. 23-26. This will be the Upper Savannah Council of Government’s ninth project to be honored by NADO in the past decade. 

  • Sunday, July 27, 2014 12:43 AM
    In June, the Abbeville County School District Board of Trustees voted in a new district leader.
    That man was Jonathan Phipps. 

  • Dukes of hazard
    Sunday, July 27, 2014 12:09 AM
    Anew tool went into use last week at the Greenwood Fire Department and it could not have come at a more perfect time.
    The city’s firehouse officially put its recently acquired HAZMAT response truck into service Tuesday. The fully equipped mobile unit allows the department to respond to a numbers of hazardous emergencies such as train derailments, chemical spills and gasoline leaks. 

  • 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.