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Big media fail

Big Media Fail!

Big Media Fail! Enough is Enough. BECAUSE MEDIA ARE BIG BUSINESS, they need a huge amount of viewers to attract advertisers to pay BIG bills. Negative news brings surges in traffic and viewership. The downside to this phenomenon is that parasites (paparazzi and their print equivalent) have taking advantages of this reality and use BIG MEDIA to peddle their product. …

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Greenwood Picture Contests

Greenwood Picture Contests

Greenwood Picture Contest – Win two I LOVE GREENWOOD shirts and a dozen donuts from Crispy Yummy Donuts. Just upload your favorite picture of Greenwood. Include a caption if you’d like. I will make a slide show out of the Greenwood pictures. Visit Crispy Yummy Donuts online Stay Plugged In to what’s Great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar.

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New Concert Venue

New Concert Venue to hold 30,000

New Concert Venue to hold 30,000. Yonder Field, a new 200+ acre concert venue with a capacity of 30,000 people is expected to open in South Carolina a couple of hours from Greenwood in in rural Orangeburg County. The opening is planned for May 2017. Yonder Field is on Log Cabin Road in Bowman. It will combine amphitheater programming with …

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Contest

Contest: What’s great about Greenwood

Contest – Greenwood Calendar is your website focusing on what’s great about Greenwood. Now it’s your turn. Share one thing you feel is GREAT about Greenwood, and I’ll enter your name in a drawing for a $50 gift card to Montague’s Restaurant. We’ll choose a winner on Wednesday, Jan. 25. SUBSCRIBE TO GREENWOOD CALENDAR

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2017: Goals, not resolutions

2017: Goals, not resolutions

A new year has arrived, triggering many people to begin to think: What will be my New Year’s Resolution? This is often followed, in a few short weeks, by a flood of posts on social media about failing to keep this year’s resolution. Do you want 2017 to be different? Let’s turn our resolutions into goals. A resolution is a …

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Win with Superior Roofing

Win with Superior Roofing

Win with Superior Roofing Watch and share video, then like Superior Roofing on Facebook to be entered to win two tickets to Greenwood Premiere Cinema. Be sure to let me know when you share, so I can enter your name in the drawing. 1621 Highway 72 221 E Greenwood, South Carolina Call (864) 223-9232 Like Superior Roofing on Facebook

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Recruitment Fair

Recruitment Fair – District 50

Recruitment Fair – District 50 District 50 Website Stay Plugged In – Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Update: Big Oaks Rescue Farm

Update: Big Oaks Rescue Farm

Update: Big Oaks Rescue Farm All For The Love Of Animals The story of Joe Mann and his animals – a mini documentary by Dr. Robert Stevenson. Visit Big Oaks Rescue Farm online Stay Plugged In To What’s Great About Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Mayor: Greenwood Citizen of the Year

Mayor: Greenwood Citizen of the Year

Mayor: Greenwood Citizen of the Year

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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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Senator John Drummond

Senator John Drummond has died, leaves strong legacy

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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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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local music

Local Music Scene – June

Local Music Scene – June Sponsored by Greenwood Media Marketing Venue links listed in Alphabetical Order by Date Band links to FB page when available To enter additional gigs, email me at GreenwoodMediaMarketing.com or Click Here   June 2, 2016 Howard’s on Main: Will and Keller Mill House: Jake and Ashby Uptown Live: WannaBeatles   June 3 Dock Bar & …

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What's New at Greenwood Community Theatre

What’s New at Greenwood Community Theatre

Watch and Share this video of What’s New at Greenwood Community Theatre, and then come back and let me know, and I’ll enter your name in a drawing for 2 tickets to see Mentalist, Magician Guy Bavli and 2 tickets to see The Little Mermaid. Be sure to check back; I will pick a winner on Friday.   Stay Plugged …

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greenwood media marketing

Meet my new company Greenwood Media Marketing

Greenwood Media Marketing is a new name, but you already know our work! Greenwood Calendar is two and half years old. Thousands of you visit our site daily. Our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages are always filled with new and interesting news, pics, videos, events and contests. You reach us through our newsletter, our app,  mobile devise, or PC. Now, …

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State Treasurer very impressed with Lander students

State Treasurer very impressed with Lander Students

The following is a letter from State Treasurer Curtis Loftis (See Bio) below: State Treasurer very impressed with Lander University students A group of Lander students recently came to visit the State Treasurer’s Office, and I could not have been more impressed. As part of Lander’s “Sociology of the South” course taught by Professor Daniel Harrison, they came to my …

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Libby Bartley

Letter to Greenwood from Libby Bartley

There is nothing I can add regarding the unwavering courage and dedication of all of the law enforcement agencies and their officers and searchers, and the volunteer searchers, their kindnesses, and the kindnesses of you, our friends and acquaintances in your prayers, encouragement and support. There will never be a single day of my life from now on that I …

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