Greenwood suffers region loss to Laurens

LAURENS -- When Greenwood wrestling coach Nick Mountz took his team into the Laurens District 55 High School gym, he knew the Eagles had a decent shot to beat the Raiders for the first time in several ...

Vikings thrash Carolina Academy

Things are getting easier for Mark Sorrow and the Emerald boys basketball team. Emerald has won four consecutive games after falling to Belton-Honea Path on Jan. 5, and a 3-0 mark in region play has t ...

Fishing report

FRESHWATER Piedmont Area Lake Russell Lake Russell water levels are at 474.81 (full pool is 475.00) and surface temperatures are around 57-58 degrees, having risen several degrees from about 53 degree ...

Vikings basketball sweeps Patriots

Emerald’s girls’ varsity basketball team held off Powdersville in the fourth quarter by doing what it had done all night – playing scrappy defense and letting Quadijah Moore lead the ...

Building the program

Even in a loss, Channing Smith stands out. Standing about 5-foot-5 with French braid pigtails hanging down her back, the Ware Shoals freshman guard doesn’t shy away from outside shots. Smith&rsq ...

Gaining momentum

A season-opening loss in the Lady Cavalier Invitational tournament led to a third-place finish but got the momentum rolling for the Emerald High School varsity girls basketball team. The two-day tourn ...