After surveying parents, students and teachers and hosting public forums about possibly changing to a year-round calendar, Greenwood County School District 50 trustees voted 7-2 on Monday to adopt the new schedule beginning in the 2021-22 academic year.

Emerald City Dance Explosion owner Suzy Shaw, Optimum Life Center Physical Therapist Emily Burch and Greenwood County School District 50 Speech Therapist Dru Robinson envisioned a program in which students with physical or mental limitations had an unlimited amount of fun — and dance moves.

Abbeville had two Christmas-related events near the city Square on Saturday. The Abbeville Christmas Market took place on Washington Street. Christmas at the Stables was at The Livery Stable on Trinity Street. Piedmont Agency on Aging had a silent auction in the stable to benefit Meals on Wh…

Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden will be in Greenwood on Thursday at Lander University Legion Hall.

The future of Greenwood’s downtown should reflect what the people of Greenwood want it to be — that was the basic principle behind Thursday evening’s City Center Master Plan open house.


Lakeview Elementary School hosted a Veterans Day assembly Wednesday to honor students’ parents, grandparents and or relatives who served in the armed forces.

Each year, the Greenwood County Veterans Affairs office honors a number of nominated veterans by inducting them into the Hall of Heroes.

A man’s car caught fire early Wednesday morning after the vehicle got stuck on a retaining wall, according to Greenwood firefighters.


A lot can happen in a decade, and city officials want to ensure residents have input in what the next 10 years of development for Greenwood look like.


U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham honored veterans at the Greenwood County Veterans Center as a part of the “Salute to Veterans” celebration, but before that, he talked about hot-button political topics such as gun control, impeachment and controversy surrounding former United States Ambassador to th…

Year-round school for Greenwood’s students is in the works, but district officials are recommending delaying the transition by a year, according to a news release from Greenwood County School District 50.

I write this at 30,000 feet, “lucky” enough to have grabbed a seat on a last-minute flight to Tampa to go look at another stupid horse.