Food trucks are a new and emerging trend across the country, but the meals you can get on wheels have not caught on in Greenwood.
In a rural, master-planned community such as Savannah Lakes Village in McCormick, social programs are critical.
Laurens County saw its 42nd confirmed COVID-19 death on Wednesday, state health officials announced Sunday.
Abbeville Mayor Santana Freeman, who is vying for reelection in November, has already drawn three challengers: Trey Edwards, Joshua Bryan Baughman and Eric Delgado.
How Greenwood County intends to pursue economic development has been largely unknown since County Council voted in May to pull its membership and funding in the Greenwood Partnership Alliance.
The Museum of Greenwood has a new exhibit on the struggle for women’s right to vote and the 19th amendment to the Constitution turning 100.
State health officials announced Saturday that Greenwood County had its 15th confirmed COVID-19 death. The patient, who was 65 or older, died Wednesday. A middle-aged patient who died on Wednesday increased Laurens County's tally of confirmed COVID-19 deaths to 41.
Going back to school can already be daunting to prepare for, but going back to school amid the COVID-19 pandemic will be an experience no one can 100% foresee.
State health officials announced Friday that Greenwood County had its 15th confirmed COVID-19 death. The patient, who was 65 or older, died Wednesday.
TROY — As Greenwood Mayor Brandon Smith took his pitch for the Local Option Sales Tax to his latest audience, the Troy Town Council, storm clouds rolled in.
Even with COVID-19 creating financial uncertainties for many, Greenwood County School District 50’s 2019-20 fiscal year managed to end on a positive note.
Lisa Mulkey Sanders is thinking about how Greenwood Performing Arts can survive and thrive during a global pandemic that’s putting much of the arts on hold.
Greenwood County's confirmed death toll from COVID-19 ticked up to 14 on Thursday after state health officials verified that a resident who died on July 18 had the respiratory virus and died as a result of it.
McCormick County’s administration building closed at 1 p.m. Thursday after it was determined someone who tested positive for COVID-19 was in the building, an email from Crystal Barnes, assistant to the administrator, said.
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…
Students at Lander will be required to learn about the U.S. Constitution, the Declaration of Independence, and the Federalist Papers in the fall because the university decided to comply with Section 59-29-120 of South Carolina law.
Students who attend the Greenwood Early Childhood Center will be dismissed at 1 p.m. during the 2020-21 school year.
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:
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to guide daily decision-making, 8th Circuit Solicitor David Stumbo has decided to postpone first and second court appearances scheduled Aug. 14 in Greenwood County.
Last week, medical doctors led a press conference about an ongoing pandemic. And within hours, a number of social media platforms removed footage of the event because of concerns about information shared by these medical professionals.
School boards continue to prohibit the public from physically entering their regular meetings because COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the state.