A group of protesters held signs and chanted "no justice, no peace" and "I can't breathe" Saturday night in Uptown Greenwood.
State health officials reported 266 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday and four additional deaths from the respiratory virus.
Ashlyn Gordon did not think her class would have a traditional graduation because the COVID-19 pandemic already took away so much of their senior years.
A month after reopening, Lake Greenwood State Park is seeing the same number of visitors as it would during a normal, coronavirus-free summer.
Children’s summer reading through the Greenwood County Library system is launching Monday via story times, puppet shows and games, all online, along with virtual learning resources and a digital library, during the novel coronavirus pandemic.
To safely welcome employees, students and visitors back on campus during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Piedmont Technical College will be implementing a phased return-to-campus plan beginning Monday.
After a large-scale search operation helped find a teen girl reported missing earlier this week from Greenwood, residents raised concerns that the same efforts weren’t expended to help find two other teens reported missing earlier this year.
If you ask Conner Pederson if 2020 had the most unforgettable class of seniors to come through Greenwood High, he will almost certainly say yes.
People in the Abbeville area will have the chance to get tested for COVID-19 for free, courtesy of an upcoming Abbeville Area Medical Center mobile testing event.
South Carolina added 331 new cases of COVID-19 — the highest single-day number of new cases to date — and reported 13 more deaths associated with the respiratory virus.
Magnolia Manor of Greenwood reported nine additional cases of COVID-19, increasing the facility’s total to 63 confirmed cases.
When someone is reported missing, law enforcement can’t afford to leave any stone unturned or any lead unexplored — that’s why multiple agencies were at the ready Wednesday to do whatever it took to find a 14-year-old girl.
DUE WEST — Dixie High School’s class of 2020 overcame the COVID-19 pandemic and rain, to finally graduate Thursday evening in front of friends and families.
Seniors at Emerald High School weren’t at Frank Hill Football Stadium on Thursday morning to cheer on their Vikings; instead, they were there to graduate in front of their own fans — their friends and family.
The South Carolina High School League sent a memo to member schools Thursday afternoon informing them that summer workouts for fall sports will be allowed.
Greenwood County recorded 17 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday — its highest single-day tally to date — while Laurens County had three new cases and Abbeville County and Saluda County each saw two.
WARE SHOALS — With many students’ faces covered with masks because of the coronavirus pandemic, graduation ceremonies took place Thursday morning on the Ware Shoals High School baseball field.
Abbeville County school board of trustees gave the OK to spend no more than $650,000 on electronic devices for students in grades two through 12 and for laptops for teachers.
Only eight days after Greenwood County Council voted to end its membership and its contribution of $300,000 to the Greenwood Partnership Alliance, GPA’s board of directors met Wednesday to discuss that decision.
Seniors at Ninety High School have their graduation ceremony scheduled for 7 p.m. today in the high school’s gymnasium, but the town wanted to celebrate them before diplomas were issued.
A settlement was announced between Medtronic and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Wednesday involving a disabled temporary worker for Medtronic who contended she was fired for disability-related absences.
A second employee at McCormick Correctional Institution has been cleared after contracting COVID-19, leaving no known active cases at the facility.
While helping Greenville deputies detain a wanted man, Laurens County deputies arrested two others after finding drugs at a Gray Court residen…