There’s something special about senior dogs. Their faces may be a little whiter than in their younger years, but their hearts are made of pure gold. Take Nana, for example. This 11-year-old Hound mix’s deep brown eyes radiate kindness and offer a glimpse into an experienced soul. Despite her…

On this side of the Atlantic, the War of Austrian Secession was called King George’s War and took place between 1744 and 1748. For South Carolinians who were already concerned with attacks from the Spanish, France’s entry into the war as Spain’s ally in 1744 was bad news. Four years earlier …

Austin Cody Morris, Greenwood and Taylor Elaine Norton, Greenwood.

Don’t you wish your girlfriend was as cute as me? Don’t you wish your girlfriend was as fun as me? Girlfriend is a four-year-old Retriever mix with a sleek black and white coat and beautiful amber eyes. She enjoys long walks and late night cuddles and is seeking a loving family to call her o…

The Seventh Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church will host a series of free COVID-19 testing sites across South Carolina. A site, hosted by the Rev. Furman Miller, will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Weston Chapel AME Church, 805 E. Cambridge Ave.

Anthony Daron Dickey, Greenville and Megan Elizabeth Parks, Troy.

What could be better than an older dog? They’re calmer and quieter and have settled into their own personalities. That’s why you’ll love Buddy. Buddy is a spunky eight-year-beagle mix that has not let age slow him down. He may be older, but he still has a playful side and enjoys running arou…

Mitchell Edward Raines, Greenwood and Nancy Elizabeth Laughlin, Hodges.

Carolina Health Centers and the state Department of Health and Environmental Control will offer free COVID-19 testing from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 8 at Brewer Recreation Center, 126 N. University St. There is a limited supply of tests. Children must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. …

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