Monthly Archives: June 2016

Shelter Scoop – Fireworks and Pets

Fireworks and Pets

Fireworks and Pets. This episode of the Shelter Scoop is sponsored by T.W. Boons.   Greenwood Humane Society Website Stay Plugged In, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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June 28 Election Results

June 28 Election Results

SUMMARY REPORT Greenwood County Unofficial Results Run Date:06/28/16 Republican Primary Runoff RUN TIME:07:59 PM June 28, 2016 STATISTICS VOTES PERCENT PRECINCTS COUNTED (OF 53) . . . . . 50 94.34 REGISTERED VOTERS – TOTAL . . . . . 42,416 BALLOTS CAST – TOTAL. . . . . . . 6,180 VOTER TURNOUT – TOTAL . . . . …

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Minute with Mayor $100 Festival of Discovery Contest

$100 Festival of Discovery Contest

Festival of Discovery Arts and Crafts FOD Website For all things GREAT about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Life on the Lake: Lights on Lake Greenwood

Lights on Lake

Life on the Lake, brought to you by Lakelands Realty, brings you this week’s episode  Lights on the Lake at Camp Fellowship 6 pm to 10:30 pm Saturday July 2, 2016. Stay Plugged In to what’s GREAT about Greenwood. Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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At Sports Break with Puff and Prater

Puff and Prater

Win with Puff and Prater. The dynamic duo are back again at Sports Break for great burgers, shakes, and steaks. Puff tests the breakfast burger “great anytime of the day.” Watch and share this video; then come back and tell me and I’ll enter your name in a drawing for a free lunch at Sports Break! Visit Sports Break online …

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Summer Soltice and strawberry moon

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Primaries FINAL – Greenwood Election Results Are In

Greenwood Election Results

These are the primary results from February. See Results for Nov. 8, 2016     Greenwood County Sheriff (R) Greenwood County 100% Reporting Tony Davis 2,632 39% Dennis Kelly 2,287 34% Greenwood County Sheriff (R) Greenwood County 100% Reporting Dale Kittles 1,878 28% Greenwood County Sheriff (D) Greenwood County 100% Reporting Arnie Fisher 951 54% Phillip Anderson 823 46% Greenwood …

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BIG MEDIA Enough is Enough

Big Media Enough is Enough

BIG MEDIA Enough is Enough. BECAUSE MEDIA ARE BIG BUSINESS, they need a huge amount of viewers to attract advertisers to pay BIG bills. Crime news, especially terrorism, brings surges in traffic and viewership. The downside to this phenomenon is that leeches and parasites have taking advantages of this reality and use BIG MEDIA to glorify their criminal insanity and …

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Big Media: Purveyors of Truth or Big Business

purveyors of truth or big business

By Dr. Robert Stevenson The First Amendment gives the big media awesome power, which has earned them the unofficial designation of the “Fourth Estate” by some and “watchdog” by others. However, with this awesome power comes immense responsibility.   When the media focus on profits over truth, then democracy is in danger. When the founding fathers penned the First Amendment …

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Greenwood Primary June 14, Vote Vote Vote

Primary June 14, Vote Vote Vote. View the candidates for Greenwood Sheriff’s Office and for Greenwood Coroner. Each candidate was asked to say whatever they wanted, so here’s your chance to learn more about the candidates. The primary election is set for June 14. (videos in alphabetical order) Phillip Anderson for Sheriff from Greenwood Calendar on Vimeo. Phillip Anderson for …

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Four LU Baseball Players head to MLB

Four LU players head to MLB

Lander Baseball- Four LU Baseball Players head to MLB. A record four Lander baseball players — Brandon White, Colby Lusignan, Will Jones and Zach Daly — were selected in the 2016 MLB Draft on Saturday. This group surpasses the 2014 draft, which selected three Bearcats. See More

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Shelter Scoop – Heat Stroke

heat stroke

Heat Stroke Prevention – This episode of the Shelter Scoop, sponsored by T.W. Boon’s, is all about how to protect your pets from the summer HEAT! Remember Stay Plugged In, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar.

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Josh Norman sings Greenwood Eagles Fight Song

Josh Norman sings Greenwood Eagles Fight Song

Josh Norman sings Greenwood Eagles Fight Song, earns the coveted Greenwood’s Greatest Emerald Award, and answers questions about his hometown. Greenwood Calendar presents Josh Norman with the Greenwood’s Greatest Emerald Award for helping make Greenwood Great. We all knew he was an amazing athlete; he’s also a heck of a nice guy! And we got a chance to ask Josh …

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Josh Norman Day in Greenwood – It’s official

Joshn Norman Day

Josh Norman Day in Greenwood, SC – It’s Official. Today Mayor Adams read a proclamation and afterwards added, “One more thing. For the first time, and probably the last time, I am giving The Key To The City,” and he presented the key to Mr. Josh Norman. Hundreds showed up for Josh Norman’s  Fun in the Park today. Greenwood Mayor …

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Mayor – Josh Norman Fun Day

Mayor - Joshn Norman Fun Day

Mayor – Josh Norman Fun Day in the Park . . . This episode of A Minute with the Mayor, sponsored by The Mill House, is all about Greenwood, SC’s favorite son – Josh Norman and the Josh Norman Fun Day. Come on out between 11 and 3 at the Brewer Rec Center Saturday, June 11. Check out Starz24.com Josh …

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District 50 Summer Lunch

Summer Lunch program in District 50  

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Festival of Flowers feedback

festival of flowers feedback

The following Festival of Flowers feedback was submitted for publication Dear Editor: Our thanks and admiration goes to Greenwood South Carolina for its participation in the America in Bloom awards program. Special thanks go to Kelly McWhorter of the city of Greenwood   and all of their staff, participants, sponsors, and volunteers for organizing two days of remarkable tours and meetings …

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Greenwood’s got da BLUES

Greenwood's got da blues

Greenwood’s got da blues Along with more than 90 of the world’s best BBQ vendors, the SC Festival of Discovery in Greenwood, SC has enough blues to satisfy.   J.P. Soars’ Gypsy Groove Arts Center Friday, July 8 6-8 PM   Lightnin’ Wells Buenavista Café Friday, July 8 7-9 PM Caffe 312 Thursday, July 7 8-10 PM Uchi E Saturday, …

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Festival of Discovery Highlights

Festival of Discovery Highlights

We are one month away from the Festival of Discovery. Watch these highlights. Visit the Festival of Discovery FB Page Check out these Highlights from past Festivals Spotlighting what’s great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Lander, Deep Space Communication, and Plastic Mirrors

Lander, Deep Space, and Plastic Mirrors

Lander University’s Dr. Lisa Brodhacker discusses her mission to teach students as she creates plastic mirrors for deep space communication. See Dr. Brodhacker on Lander’s website.   Spotlighting what’s great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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