HONEA PATH — Family and close friends came to say a final goodbye to beloved educator and Abbeville County School District Superintendent Betty Jo Hall at an intimate graveside service in her hometown Sunday evening.

Public school students in Abbeville and Greenwood counties return to class this week. The two largest districts — Abbeville and Greenwood County School District 50 — have seen changes at their district offices. Ninety Six and Ware Shoals, meanwhile, have more to offer their students this yea…

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Following the heartbreaking news of the shootings in El Paso and Dayton, the Rev. Hillary Taylor began doing research on gun violence.

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A woman has died after a domestic dispute in Calhoun Falls, according to a release from the Abbeville County Coroner’s Office.

A portion of Main Street in Greenwood will be closed Sunday, and traffic will be limited to one lane for several days beyond as state crews carry out a paving project.

WARE SHOALS — Although it was Maddie Bishop’s birthday, she couldn’t help but shed a few tears as she said goodbye to the regulars who had come to Fred’s Friday morning to enjoy its last day as a community hangout.

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Before classes start, before students join any clubs or start figuring out where they can get the best cup of coffee on campus, before all of that, Lander University’s incoming freshmen had to move in to their dorms.

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Abbeville County School District and the Freshwater Coast Community Foundation are teaming up to establish a scholarship in memory of former school superintendent Betty Jo Hall, who died in a wreck last week.

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There’s no credible threat — that’s what Greenwood’s law enforcement agencies are saying after social media buzzed with rumors of a potential weekend shooting at Walmart.

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The ring of the bell Wednesday morning saw Greenwood Christian School’s halls flooded with students stopping by their lockers before packing into classrooms to start their educational journey for the 2019-20 school year.

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HODGES — From a morning protest on the Greenwood County Courthouse grounds to a County Council member addressing residents in a front yard of one of their own that evening, Wednesday was tumultuous for tenants of the Mulberry Park mobile home complex in Hodges — and it ended without the conc…

A Posey Street residence caught fire Tuesday night when one of the residents turned on the stove to warm a teapot but accidentally lit the eye under a pan of grease, according to a report.

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After singing the praises of Ted Morton’s career and his contributions to the Greenwood community, state Sen. Floyd Nicholson asked Morton to hold the microphone for a moment.