Monthly Archives: September 2016

Shelter Scoop: Walking the dog!

Walking the dog

Shelter Scoop is sponsored by T.W. Boons. Humane Society of Greenwood Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Lander Journalism Professor named Top 25 National Communicators

Dr. Robert Stevenson

Lander Journalism Professor named Top 25 National Communicators While delivering his State of the University address, Lander President Richard Cosentino said, “Our secret is our faculty, but they’re no longer a secret.” That sentiment is reflected by the news that Dr. Robert F. Stevenson, professor of journalism at Lander, has been named to the Top 25 Communications Professors You Should …

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Greenwood Calendar Caption Contest

Greenwood Calendar Caption Contest

Leave your caption and check back. I will pick a winner Wednesday after 5! The winner will receive an I Love Greenwood shirt, a Starbuck’s coffee, and a Chick fil A sandwich.  

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Wyatt Farms Greenwood’s Horticultural Headquarters

Wyatt Farms Greenwood's Horticultural Headquarters

Wyatt Farms Greenwood’s Horticultural Headquarters Wyatt Farms is located in beautiful Greenwood, SC.  Surrounded by 30 acres of hardwood and pine forest, the village at Wyatt Farms consists of a retail Garden Shop & Nursery, an Artist Studio, A Landscape Design & Installation Firm, and beautifully landscaped grounds.  Wyatt Farms was founded in 2005 by Wyatt and Bess Thompson.  Bess …

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Win with Ewirelessgear

Win with Ewirelessgear

Win with Ewirelessgear!   Just watch and share this video of Ewirelessgear, then like their page, and I’ll enter your name in a drawing for a $50 giftcard (excludes Mobile Devices) to Ewirelessgear. Visit Ewirelessgear on Facebook.

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Greenwood business and industry showcase

greenwood business and industry showcase gpa

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Life on the Lake: Look back, Look ahead

Life on the Lake: Look back

Life on the Lake: Look back, Look ahead Sponsored by Lakelands Realty View Connect Lake Greenwood online Stay Plugged In, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Say Yes to Greenwood Genetic Center

Say yes to Greenwood Genetic Center

  Say yes to Greenwood Genetic Center  Visit Greenwood Genetic Center Online Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Destination Performing Arts Center

Destination Performing Arts Center

Visit Destination Performing Arts Center on Facebook Destination Performing Arts Center specializing in Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Lyrical, Ballet & Pointe. Auditions available for Competitive Company. Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Say YES to Greenwood Parks

Say YES Greenwood Parks

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Longtime Lander Education Professor Loses Home in House Fire; Support Fund Established

Fern

Longtime Lander Education Professor Loses Home in House Fire; Support Fund Established On Saturday, Sept. 10, Lander education professor Rebecca Fernandez (known to many simply as “Fern”) and her husband Bobby lost their home in a devastating house fire. Thankfully no one was injured in the fire. But along with their home, Fern and Bobby lost practically everything they own. …

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Lander University President to Deliver State of the University Address Sept. 19

State of the University

Lander University President to Deliver State of the University Address Sept. 19 GREENWOOD, S.C. – Lander University President Richard Cosentino will deliver his first State of the University Address on Monday, Sept. 19, at 4 p.m. in the Josephine B. Abney Cultural Center Auditorium. Dr. Cosentino, who began his tenure as Lander’s 12th president in July 2015, will recap recent …

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Yes for Greenwood, fire department

Yes to Greenwood, Fire Department

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Support Local Music

support local music

Support Local Music!!! Thanks to all the bands for bringing great music to Greenwood! This video includes the following venues: T.W. Boon’s, Howard’s on Main, Inn on the Square, Montague’s, The Mill House, Sports Break, Music on Maxwell, Uptown Live, and the Dock. Bands include: Brown Sugar Substitute, donning Mayor Adams shirts Brittany Bexton Ashy Stokes and Becky Greene Austin …

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Senator John Drummond has died, leaves strong legacy

Senator John Drummond

SC State Senator John W. Drummond: (September 29, 1919 – September 3, 2016) passed away Saturday. Drummond, a native of Ninety Six, SC was 96 years old. He served Greenwood and surrounding areas for four decades. In 1993, Lander University honored Sen. Drummond by naming a building after him. The 126,000 square foot John Drummond Complex provides space for the school’s intercollegiate …

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The Bra Project

The Bra Project

The Bra Project is a fundraiser to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research. Watch and share.  Join us at Howard’s on Main on Sept. 22 for a Bra Painting Auction.  Live music, food and friends. It’ll be a very good time.

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2016 Festival of Discovery Economic Impact Released

Festival of Discovery successful year

2016 Festival of Discovery Economic Impact Released The S.C. Festival of Discovery has announced another successful year of barbeque and blues for the community of Greenwood.  With an estimated 38,000 people in attendance, there is no doubting the popularity of this event.  In addition to the festival goers, there were 84 teams and 112 judges participating in the cook-off championship. …

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Dr. Benjamin E Mays Historic Site Expansion

Benjamin E Mays

Dr. Benjamin E. Mays historic site in Greenwood, SC stands to benefit from the penny sales tax. Just remember to vote yes in November. Check out this video for an amazing amount of incredible local history. Click on house to enter the Benjamin E Mays Facebook Page Click Yes for Greenwood County to learn more about the proposal. Stay Plugged …

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