Monthly Archives: December 2015

Minute with the Mayor: Ron Millender

The Mayor selects Ron Millender as his Man of the Year for 2015 for the work Ron has done with the Greenwood Promise.   Stay Plugged In: Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Greenwood Hazardous Weather Alert

Greenwood Weather Alert

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Greenwood Capital Project Sales Tax

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Another vacant building filled in Greenwood

BJ Southern Buffet is coming to Greenwood soon.   Check out FB Page of another BJ Buffet Stay Plugged In Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Greenwood: New Year’s Eve Parties

Where to say see ya to 2015 and howdy to 2016 in the Wood! Buena Vista Cuban New Year’s Eve Caffe 312 Howard’s on Main Inn on the Square Natty’s Sports Break T.W. Boon’s   Stay Plugged In to What’s Great About Greenwood

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Diet Danger, FDA Recall

Put on a few extra pounds this holiday season? I sure did! I know the solution. So do you. Simply put. All we have to is burn more calories than we take in. Still the diet industry is a multi-billion dollar industry. But be forewarned: There’s a new diet drug recall from the Federal Drug Administration. Please be careful. See …

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Greenwood Calendar Blogging Tips

Write for an online audience … Communicating online presents unique opportunities and obstacles. When people communicate face to face, they have the opportunity for immediate feedback. For example, if I said, “The movie, Leatherheads was good,” you could reply: “In what way was it good?” Because of the opportunity to clarify our meaning through follow-up questions, many of us have …

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Real Estate Update Wrap Up

The Greenwood Real Estate Update on Greenwood Calendar looks ahead to a new year with sponsor Rush Heating and Cooling and host The Bradshaw Group Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Greenwood’s Greatest Emerald Award: Wyatt Farms

On the day before Christmas, Greenwood’s Greatest Emerald Award goes to Wyatt Farms for helping make Greenwood Great. In addition to having an awesome business, Wyatt Farms gives back to the community. As you probably know Wyatt Farms won in the overall division at this year’s Greenwood Christmas Parade  The fine folks at Wyatt Farms used their prize money to …

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The full version: Greenwood Christmas Parade

Here’s a Christmas present from Greenwood Calendar. . . The full Greenwood Christmas Parade 2015. If you know someone in the parade, please share with them. Every one in Greenwood should see this! Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar  

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Sammy tells us why HydroOne is the best

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Joke Contest

Add your joke below and I’ll enter your name in a drawing for a Chick-fil-A sandwich and a coffee from Starbucks of Greenwood. Winner will be chosen on Monday, Dec. 21.  

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District 50 News: Lakeview Christmas

District 50 News is Sponsored by McCaslan’s Bookstore & Office Supply The Lakeview Student Council members shared the holiday cheer by creating placemats to be delivered by Meals on Wheels and collected 500 pounds of food for the food bank.  Great Job Lakeview Superheros. In the Photo from left to right – Aidan Eubanks, Blair McClendon, Haley Lindley. Back row left …

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Lander Gets MSP Grant

Lander Gets MSP Grant Lander University has been awarded an $87,000 Math and Science Partnership (MSP) grant by the South Carolina Department of Education. The grant will fund a year-long partnership between Lander faculty members and local middle school science teachers. Lander science and teacher education faculty will work with local teachers to broaden their knowledge of science and current …

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More than 20 new jobs just posted

December 16 Jobs including: more than 20 jobs posted in past 24 hours   Jobs for the disabled Federal jobs Healthcare Veterans Broadcast jobs Jobs in SC Lander Work for the State Local Careers at Self Stay Plugged In, Subscribe now. . .

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Local Crime Report

Click to view TODAY’S Greenwood City Police Crime Report The report includes but is not limited to the following:   Breaking & Entering Drugs Liquor Theft from Vehicle Family Offense Property Crime Disorder Traffic Breaking & Entering Assault Theft   Don’t Miss A Thing. Stay Plugged In . . . . . .  Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Greenwood Christmas Parade Highlights

See the Winners Order the full-length Greenwood Christmas Parade DVD Don’t Miss A Thing, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Featured Local Band: The Colly Birds

Local Music Scene: Featured Band of the Week is The Colly Birds The Greenwood Calendar Featured Ban of the Week is sponsored by Lakelands Overhead Door & Insulation In the song, “The 12 Days of Christmas,” the lyrics are actually 4 colly birds And last year four Greenwood musicians took this name Colly Birds in the spirit of Christmas to …

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Geminids – Greenwood After Dark

The biggest Meteor Shower of the Year is Tonight The Geminids are a fairly young shower—people didn’t even begin to keep records on the meteor shower until around the American Civil War. Initially, it was a light enough shower that it barely registered for any but the most hardcore of 19th-century astronomy geeks. Since then, though, the number of meteoroids …

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Greenwood’s Greatest Emerald Award

Thanks for helping make Greenwood a GREAT place Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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