Monthly Archives: June 2017

Out-of-this-World video: SOLAR ECLIPSE

Out-of-this-World video: SOLAR ECLIPSE

Out-of-this-World video: SOLAR ECLIPSE. Watch and Share this out-of-this-world video for your chance to win 5 custom-made Greenwood Solar Eclipse viewing glasses. Be sure to let me know when you share, so I can enter your name in the drawing. A winner will be chosen on July 4. Stay tuned for more information about the Solar Eclipse. Stay Plugged In …

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New Animal Shelter Coming to Greenwood

No-kill Animal Shelter Coming to Greenwood

New Animal Shelter Coming to Greenwood with a no-kill adoption center.  It is a partnership project between Greenwood County and the Humane Society of Greenwood. Groundbreaking is 10 am July 19. The adoption center portion of the new Animal Shelter is no-kill.  Animals will be euthanized at the County shelter,  but the strong push will be to significantly reduce the …

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Beyond Abuse at the Humane Society of Greenwood

Beyond Abuse at the Humane Society of Greenwood

Beyond Abuse at the Humane Society of Greenwood Visit Beyond Abuse online Visit the Humane Society of Greenwood online Stay Plugged In to what’s great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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SC Festival of Disovery

SC Festival of Disovery

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Hi. My name is Travis

Hi. My name is Travis

Subscribe to Travis Ritenour’s YouTube Channel. Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Greenwood Rocks on Fox

Greenwood Rocks on Fox

Greenwood Rocks on Fox Carolina. This is the video that aired on Fox Carolina on June 25, 2017 FOX Carolina 21 See More About Greenwood Rocks Join Greenwood Rocks Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Lander University and Piedmont Tech to Offer Enhanced Bridge Program

Lander University and Piedmont Tech to Offer Enhanced Bridge Program

Lander University and Piedmont Tech to Offer Enhanced Bridge Program June 23, 2017 Piedmont Technical College students who are planning to transfer to Lander University will have a smoother transition and more because of a new agreement between the two colleges. “Many of our students transfer to colleges in South Carolina and beyond, but Lander University is consistently the top …

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Greenwood Rocks Videos

Greenwood Rocks

Greenwood Rocks Videos highlight the first 18 days in the Emerald City. Greenwood Calendar started Greenwood Rocks on June 8, 2017.  In just 16 days, 3,737 Greenwoodians have signed up. Our homebase is the Greenwood Rocks group on Facebook. Our playground is all of Greenwood County. What we do: we get rocks, we paint rocks, we label the back of …

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Shelter Scoop – Summer Tips

Shelter Scoop - Summer Tips

Shelter Scoop – Summer Tips Shelter Scoop is sponsored by T.W. Boons. Stay Plugged In, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar.

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YMCA Rocks Greenwood

YMCA Rocks Greenwood

The heart of the community has to be the Greenwood YMCA. Check out why they think #GreenwoodRocks.   Visit the Greenwood YMCA online.   Stay Plugged In to what’s great about Greenwood; Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar.

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Greenwood Hero – Gray Davis

Greenwood Hero - Gray Davis

Greenwood Hero – Gray Davis. Greenwood Calendar is proud to give Gray Davis the Greenwood Calendar Emerald Award for his unselfish, caring, and heroic act. We are very proud of you. See More News   Stay Plugged In to what’s great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar    

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America in Bloom – Greenwood

America in Bloom - Greenwood

America in Bloom – Greenwood America in Bloom envisions communities across the country as welcoming and vibrant places to live, work, and play – benefitting from colorful plants and trees; enjoying clean environments; celebrating heritage; and planting pride through volunteerism.   \Greenwood was, in its first year of participation, awarded a 4 out of possible 5 “blooms” and highlighted for its …

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Rosemont Plantation – The Story of Ann Pamela Cunningham

Rosemont Plantation - The Story of Ann Pamela Cunningham

Rosemont Plantation – The Story of Ann Pamela Cunningham A step back in history to when Ann Pamela Cunningham of Waterloo, SC saved and preserved Mount Vernon, the home of the Father of our Country. Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Greenwood Rocks is a hit!

Greenwood Rocks

“Greenwood Rocks” is only two days old, and it’s already a BIG hit with nearly 1,000 members. The fun is contagious and everyone can participate. This Rock Party is sweeping the country, and because Greenwood Calendar keeps you Plugged In to what’s GREAT about Greenwood, we’re happy to bring “Greenwood Rocks” to Greenwood. Here’s how it works: Join the Facebook …

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Deadly Dog Flu: Get the Facts from Dr. Walden

Deadly Dog Flu: Get the Facts from Dr. Walden

Deadly Dog Flu: Get the Facts from Dr. Michael Walden, Greenwood Veterinary Hospital Visit Greenwood Veterinary Hospital on Facebook. Stay Plugged In – Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Grits and Groceries for sale, but not closing

Grits and Groceries for sale, but not closing

Grits and Groceries for sale, but not closing. Grits and Groceries co-owner Heidi Trull said she wants it perfectly clear that she and her husband, Joe, are not closing the restaurant.  On Wednesday morning, word was already getting around that Grits and Groceries was on the market. The Belton City Council had already made a trip to visit the Trulls …

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Greenwood Performing Arts to hold antiques show and sale benefit

Greenwood Performing Arts to hold antiques show and sale benefit ​GREENWOOD—Collectors of antiques and other valuable items are invited to attend a gala three-day showcase, sanctioned by the South Carolina Festival of Flowers, to benefit Greenwood Performing Arts (GPA), which recently concluded its 70th season. The Antiques Vintage and Design Show and Sale, will be held in the Medford Family Event …

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Greenwood County students graduate from the S.C. Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities

Greenwood County students graduate from the S.C. Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities GREENVILLE, S.C.- Four students from Greenwood were among the 102 who graduated from the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities, a public, residential high school in Greenville. Graduates include Esperanza Landeros-Hernandez, Emily Grace Ling, and Emily Kate Seymour who all attended Greenwood High …

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Hurricane Season is here

Hurricane Season is here

Hurricane Season is here. It runs from June through November. There are things you can do now, to protect yourself and your family in the event of a Hurricane. Have a portable radio, TV or NOAA Weather Radio on hand to monitor official weather forecasts and other important information for your area. Families who have special medical needs or elderly …

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Lake Greenwood Drowning Victim Found

Lake Greenwood Drowning Victim Found

Lake Greenwood Drowning Victim Found. The body of a man who drowned at Lake Greenwood on Saturday was recovered this evening, according to the coroner. 44-year-old Steve Roger Grigg, II of Blacksburg was found around 9:15pm. The coroner says Grigg jumped off of a boat to swim and shortly after went under the water and did not surface. Grigg’s body …

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