Rotary Club to host 32nd oyster roast

The Rotary Club of Greenwood will host its 32nd annual Oyster Roast and Seafood Bash from 4-8 p.m. March 11 at the county Farmers Market near where the old civic center was off Highway 72 in Greenwood ...

From Stoney Point to Mexico

Bo and Peggy Bowman weren’t sure what to expect when they volunteered to host a golfer from Mexico for the Women’s Health Classic as part of the Symetra Golf Tournament four years ago. The ...

City laying groundwork for bike trail expansion

There’s always an easy way to identify Lisa Emily’s vehicle. “My bike’s always on my car, practically,” Emily, part of the 61-member Greenwood WeCycle Facebook group, sai ...

Fujifilm seeks extension of 20-year tax break

One of Greenwood County’s largest employers is seeking to extend a property tax break for 10 more years. Greenwood County Council will take up first reading today on a request by Fujifilm USA to ...

D50 board debates school calendar

A parent from the Greenwood High School Parent Teacher Organization expressed her dissatisfaction with Greenwood County School District 50's school calendars at a board meeting Monday night because of ...

Police chase ends with wreck, arrest

One person was taken to the hospital Monday night after a police chase ended with the fleeing car crashing, authorities said. A woman driving a Toyota Camry didn’t stop as she passed through a s ...

Police chase ends in wreck, arrest

One person was taken to the hospital Monday night after a police chase ended with the fleeing car crashing, authorities said. A woman driving a Toyota Camry didn't stop as she passed through a state H ...

Vietnam veteran finds artifact after almost 40 years

When Johnny Dickert was a young man serving as a radar operator for the 6th Battalion 29th Field Artillery in Dakto, Vietnam, he bought two paintings from a street vendor, one for his mother and anoth ...

Tickets, popcorn and wedding vows

We all have our interests. Our hobbies. Activities we like to do and places we cherish going. Places we can go hide and step aside from the hustle of everyday life, if but for a moment. If you’v ...

Ninety Six School Lunch Menus

Ninety Six Primary and Elementary Schools All breakfast menus come with juice and fruit. All lunch menus come with milk. MONDAY:Breakfast -- Dutch waffle with syrup Lunch -- Cheeseburger on bun, Frenc ...

PERMITS: Feb. 19

Trustees of Iglesia Cristiana Misionera, 611 Calhoun Av., commercial, nonprofit, repair roof, $1,600. KLRE LLC, 424 Main St., commercial, vinyl repairs, $180. J. Melvin Calliham, eta l., 809 Mount Mor ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS: Feb. 19

Trudy G. Sherard and Stephan F. Sherard III to Trudy G. Sherard and Stephen F. Sherard III as joint tenants with right of survivorship, 111 Friendfield Lane, $0.00. Thornbrook Holdings LLC to Christop ...

Saluda woman, 45, dies after deer strikes truck

A 45-year-old Saluda woman died Friday night after a deer struck a pickup truck during a wreck involving two vehicles. Jennifer Fisher Wertz, of 1913 Fruit Hill Road, died from her injuries at the sce ...

A love story with many twists, turns

Love stories are big business. Many have made a good living on the emotional wings of passion-driven stories often filled with sordid affairs and moderately complex plots. The diversity of these stor ...