Andy Hartung, Self Regional Healthcare's assistant vice president and chief information officer, said the process of organizing and operating Self's COVID-19 vaccination clinic is like other hospital processes, it's a constant effort to streamline and make things more efficient. Staff are le…


Offices and cubicles transform into a clinic as needed, and the crews behind Self Regional Healthcare’s vaccine clinic have turned a former business office into the hub of immunization against COVID-19.


Greenwood County native and civil rights icon Benjamin E. Mays was good friends with — and a mentor to — baseball legend Henry “Hank” Aaron.

This week, Greenwood County School District 52 has received reports of seven people testing positive for COVID-19, while five await test results and 30 are quarantined, the district said in a Friday afternoon release.

As vaccines begin to trickle into the arms of state residents and novel coronavirus cases remain high nationally and throughout the Palmetto State, a fifth Index-Journal employee has tested positive for the respiratory virus. The first positive case at the newspaper occurred in July.

The first 100 miles took about eight months; the second took only five for Jon-Erik Hartfield, the man who at one point was battling to stay alive and wasn’t expected to walk on his own again.

The Lakelands added four confirmed COVID-19 deaths on Thursday — two in Greenwood County and one each in Laurens and Abbeville counties — increasing Greenwood County's virus death toll to more than 100.

An Abbeville County School District bus with a student and two employees on board was involved in a wreck Wednesday morning but no one was injured, the district announced in a press release.

WARE SHOALS — The Ware Shoals Catfish Feastival is on for 2021 after town council passed a proclamation Tuesday scheduling the celebration for the last week in May.