Monthly Archives: August 2016

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Mention this ewirelessgear ad on Greenwood Calendar and receive $10 off any repair (minimum $50 repair)?

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Greenwood Chamber: Yes for Greenwood

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The Greenwood SC Chamber of Commerce is inviting Greenwood voters to explore its newly updated Yes For Greenwood website www.yesforgreenwood.com.  The new website has been designed to provide the ultimate user-friendly experience with information on all of the 27 projects included in proposed Greenwood Capital Project Sales Tax Referendum on the November 8, 2016 ballot.  The website includes project details, …

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Shelter Scoop: PAWS

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Uptown Live returns with The Swingin’ Medallions

  Uptown Live returns with The Swingin’ Medallions Thursday, September 1 at 5:30 p.m. GREENWOOD, SC – Countybank Plaza in Uptown Greenwood will be jam packed as Greenwood’s own Swingin’ Medallions takes the stage to kick off the Fall Uptown Live concert series. Greenwood is home to South Carolina’s own “Party Band of the South”, The Swingin’ Medallions (https://www.facebook.com/Swingin-Medallions-136244489773116). Join …

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Mayor: Football and more

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Registered Sex Offenders in Greenwood County

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Sex Offenders, Who are they? Where do they live? It’s important to be in the know: There are 171 registered Sex Offenders in Greenwood County See locations, names, and faces HEREx There is also the SLED Sex Offenders registry: HERE The populations of Greenwood County, according to the Census Bureau, in 2015 is 69,838. According to published statistics, that means …

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Puf & Prater: Football Season

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Greenwood’s Growing with new Grocery Store

Lidl comes to Greenwood

  Back in May,  Greenwood Calendar reported that Lidl, at the very least, is considering our city as one of its new homes in SC. According to Greenwood Mayor Welborn Adams, Lidl has made up its mind, and they are going to make Greenwood home to one of their new grocery stores. Lidl is an awesome European Grocery store described …

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New Animal Advocate Group

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Music on Maxwell: Great Bands, Intimate Venue

Great Bands, Intimate Venue

Music on Maxwell: Great Bands, Intimate Venue. The season is getting ready to kick off August 25 with Melodime. Watch and share this post to be entered to win two tickets to this awesome concert! Visit Music on Maxwell’s Facebook Page Stay Plugged In to what’s Great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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The Bra Project comes to Greenwood

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  Medi Home Care and Hospice Care of Tri-County of Greenwood are excited to host a paint and pour benefit to raise money for breast cancer research. Bring a cash or check donation of $35 to the Art Center (Federal Building) and join us for a fun night of fun, fellowship and of course, painting! Later, Howard’s on Main will …

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Talk Back, Are you religious?

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Talk back, Are you religious Feel free to add: Why or why not? Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar  

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Contest: Mayor offers Greenwood Lyft

Mayor offers Greenwood lyft

Mayor offers Greenwood lyft. Greenwood is the largest city in South Carolina without public transportation. Mayor offers a solution. Email, Like, Share to be entered to win $50 gift card to Sports Break.   Lyft contact: Asa King – aking@lyft.com Stay Plugged In, Don’t Miss A Thing, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Green Day back and better than ever

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Take a musical trip to the past and the future at the same time with Bang Bang. Green Day’s “Bang Bang” succeeds in capturing the chaos of today’s cultural climate complete with social media’s quasi critical commentaries while quenching fans’ hunger for the band’s earlier musical, like Dookie. On Green Day’s Facebook Page fan Daniel George wrote, “YES! This is …

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USDA presents proclamation to Greenwood

USDA presents Farmer's Market proclamation

USDA presents Farmer’s Market proclamation to Greenwood Visit Uptown Market’s Facebook Page Stay Plugged in to what’s Great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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USDA Choice? Greenwood Uptown Market

USDA Choice?

USDA Continues Celebration of National Farmers Market Week with Trip to SC Officials to Visit Greenwood’s Uptown Market Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016 at 10 a.m. ET   WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2016 –  USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) Administrator Elanor Starmer will visit Greenwood’s Uptown Market Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016, at 10 a.m. ET to celebrate the 17th Annual National Farmers …

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Talk Back: If you could bring one business to Greenwood

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Talk Back: New Business In Greenwood. As Greenwood continues to grow, more and more companies will consider setting up shop here. What business would you most like to see come in Greenwood? Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar  

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Uptown Greenwood: Crosswalks

Uptown Greenwood: Crosswalks

Uptown Greenwood: Crosswalks and Arcade

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Phone Scams on the rise, what to do

Phone Scams are on the rise. Today, I received a scam phone message. Listen. Chances are good, you might be getting a similar one soon. Thousands of people lose money to telephone scams each year. Scammers are skilled at intimidation to scare people out of their money. There are a variety of approaches. Some seem friendly. Some even know personal …

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Curiosity Corner: Dogs’ love of stinky stuff

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Instinct may be to blame for dogs’ love of stinky stuff Curiosity Corner By Dr. Jerry D. Wilson Emeritus Professor of Physics Lander University QUESTION: Why do dogs like to roll in decaying organic matter? REPLY: I’ve asked myself this question at various times. As some of you know, I have a dog – Max. Full name: Prince Maximillian of …

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