Tony Lenti came to Greenwood for the first time in 1970. Robert McNair was the governor of South Carolina, Richard Nixon was president and Lenti was living on Long Island with his wife, Marianne, following their yearlong honeymoon in Italy. Roberta Major was the chair of Lander College’s mus…

Laurens County logged four more confirmed COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday, raising the number of county residents to die from the respiratory virus to 39. That does not include two Laurens County deaths listed as being probably from COVID-19.

To get tested, contact your health care provider or a local hospital, such as Self Regional Medical Center or Abbeville Area Medical Center. You may also attend a free testing clinic. Here are some that are currently planned:

Each weekend Paul and I have turned into a regular Ma and Pa Kettle, setting off on Sunday excursions to get off the farm for a change of scen…