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.

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.

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.


The teen girl who was reported missing Monday in Greenwood was found safe in Florida by Wednesday night, according to officials

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