Allen to read from latest novel about sex slavery

Author Chris Allen, formerly of Greenwood, will read a selection from his latest novel, “Bibles and Ball Bats,” about human trafficking at 3 p.m. Dec. 10 at 308 Main St. Suite B (upstairs, ...

The Embers to play Newberry Opera House

Playing a mix of holiday favorites and their Carolina beach music classics, The Embers are playing the historic Newberry Opera House at 8 p.m. Dec. 14. For tickets, which cost $30 to $40, call the box ...

'Once an Angel' one weekend only at GCT

The premise of “Once an Angel” is very much set in reality. A small church is struggling to survive, with a dwindling congregation. But, this family friendly stage play at Greenwood Commun ...

Abbeville holiday events

Planned holiday events for the City of Abbeville are: Friday and Saturday -- Candlelight Tour of Burt-Stark House, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Burt-Stark Mansion. Friday -- City Christmas Tree Lighting, 6 p.m., C ...

McCormick plans Holiday on Main

The town of McCormick has plenty going on for its 2016 Holiday on Main: Thursday 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. is the Community Christmas Gathering at the Dorn Mill Complex, 206 N. Main St., McCormick. The cotton ...

Wind Ensemble to perform at Lander

Lander University Wind Ensemble, directed by Reed Gallo, will present its second concert of the season at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Josephine B. Abney Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the communi ...

Santa on Main coming to Uptown Greenwood

Get in the holiday spirit with Uptown Greenwood’s Santa on Main weekend, Friday and Saturday, culminating with the Greenwood Christmas Parade at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 4. Sylvia Martin, education and ou ...

All aboard!

When Hannah Gantt first proposed the idea of Polar Express-themed parties at Greenwood’s Railroad Historical Center on South Main Street, she said some weren’t sure how well the idea would ...

Saxophone quartet to perform at Trinity Church

The Foothills Saxophone Quartet will return to Trinity Episcopal Church at 3 p.m. Saturday for a concert of classical, jazz, Gospel, folk and Christmas music to open the Christmas season at the histor ...

Lander presents Chamber Strings concert

Lander will offer a free concert featuring the Lander Chamber Strings at 8 p.m. Friday in the Abney Cultural Center Auditorium. Directed by Pawel Kozak, with assistance from Amy Blackwood, the perform ...

Heralded pianist to perform at Newberry Opera House

George Winston, one of the most recognized solo pianists in the world, is performing at 8 p.m. Dec. 9 at Newberry Opera House. Winston primarily performs three styles of music; melodic folk piano, New ...

AOH to present stage comedy 'Christmas Belles'

Abbeville Opera House is presenting a side-splitting Christmas Eve misadventure for its next stage production. “Christmas Belles,” is Dec. 9-11, 16 and 17. This crowd-pleasing comedy is wr ...

Word 70th anniversary

Jesse and Gladys Word celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary November 12, 2016, at the American Legion Post 224, The Hut, in Greenwood, South Carolina, with a host of friends and relatives. Edith C ...

Artist says he uses hobby as way to cope

Chris L. Crawford makes art simply for himself. He’s never sold a piece of it. Crawford, 42, a machine shop manager by trade finds therapeutic relaxation in crafting Japanese-inspired metal art. ...

ACTS students to perform 'Seussical JR.!' at Brewer

Beloved Dr. Seuss characters come to life in a whimsical musical with a heart-warming message during two performances of "Seussical JR.!" at 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday in the Brewer Middle School c ...