Report: Deputy finds child in parking lot

Nyletta Shanay Gamble, 26, of 111 Boxford Court, Greenville was arrested Friday and charged with unlawful conduct toward a child and third-degree domestic violence. Greenwood County deputies drove Fri ...

Greenwood woman faces weapon charge

Shirley Covington Williams, 52, of 136 Independence Way, Greenwood was arrested Saturday and charged with drawing a weapon in affray. A woman called Greenwood police Saturday after she was threatened ...

Gloria Daniel: The mayor of Marion Avenue

If you say, “The LORD is my refuge” and you make the most high your dwelling, no harm will overtake you, no disaster will come near your tent. For he will command his angels concerning you ...

Laurens students get new principals for day

Laurens County School District 55 had 10 people participate in its Principal for a Day event, where community leaders throughout Laurens County were principals or superintendent for the day at each sc ...

Abbeville parade celebrates Santa's arrival

ABBEVILLE-- It was raining candy at Abbeville’s annual Christmas parade. Walkers and drivers alike filed past an eager, excited crowd Saturday morning on Abbeville’s square. Nearly every g ...

Santa and Mrs. Claus bring smiles to Uptown

Santa came to town -- along with Mrs. Claus, a two-horse open wagon in lieu of a sleigh and more festive cheer than could fit in any stocking. Santa on Main gave children and parents alike plenty to d ...

Ninety Six School Lunch Menus

Menus for Ninety Six Primary and Elementary Schools All breakfast menus come with juice and fruit. All lunch menus come with milk. MONDAY:Breakfast -- Muffin Lunch -- Chicken on bun, French fries, let ...

Locally owned cabin burns in Gatlinburg

Wildfires that have destroyed much of Gatlinburg, Tennessee, have taken with them cabins owned by several Greenwood residents. Jennifer Larkins’ newly renovated cabin in Gatlinburg now sits in ...

PERMITS: Dec. 4

Greenwood Storage North LLC, 2079 Calhoun Road, $95,000, commercial, storage buildings. Robert J. Piazza, et al., 2 Green Acres Drive, Ware Shoals, $8,600, repair foundation. Hunter C. Kidd, et al., 5 ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS: Dec. 5

Richard L. Morse and Nancy A. Morse to James H. Brannon Jr. and Debra A. Brannon as joint tenants with right of survivorship, 508 Nautical Way, $405,000. Anna E. Rowland to James E. Rowland Jr., Lot 1 ...

A season of change at City Hall

Things change. It’s one of life’s unavoidable facts. Lately I’ve reflected on some of the changes Greenwood has seen in the last year or so. Earlier this year, District 4 state Sen. ...

Christmas spirit on parade

CLINTON-- From grinchy displays to Santa's sleigh, scenes of Christmas floated past the Presbyterian College campus on their way through downtown Clinton and to the Family Dollar off Willard Road. The ...

Area children, parents welcome Santa to town

A basket of letters -- destined for the North Pole -- sat beside the chair Mrs. Claus read stories from to a room full of pajama-clad children Friday night at The Arts Center. The pajama party feature ...

Christmas trees and the big question

One thing is certain: we sure do love our Christmas trees. It’s like it’s in our emotional DNA. Well as it turns out it just may be, or at the very least it’s part of our multigenera ...

Dist. 51 won't move school board election date

WARE SHOALS -- Greenwood County School District 51’s board of trustees decided not to move its board elections after attempting to move it to November of even years to line up with the general e ...

Greenwood man faces drug charges

Rashadd Teon Jackson, 29, of 808 Sweetwater Road, Greenwood was arrested Friday and charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, simple possession of marij ...

Man found not guilty on murder charge

A Greenwood jury cleared a man of a 2013 murder charge Friday. Daniel Shane Allen, born 1978, was found not guilty of a murder charge stemming from an Oct. 25, 2013 arrest. Lonnie T. Cogdill, 42, was ...