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Connie Maxwell Christmas:

Connie Maxwell Christmas:

Connie Maxwell Christmas: Begin your holiday season with a visit to Connie Maxwell Children’s Home in Greenwood, SC! Each year our campus is beautifully decorated with the lights and images of Christmas. During Connie Maxwell Christmas you will have the opportunity to experience the beautiful lights on a horse-drawn carriage ride through the heart of campus. Gather with your family …

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Update: Death Investigation – Murder, Suicide

Greenwood Co. Sheriff Dennis Kelly said he believes the three people who were found shot dead at a home Friday morning is a murder-suicide. The sheriff said the man killed the woman and child before he shot and killed himself. According to Sonny Cox, Greenwood County Coroner the names of the deceased are Natasha Dawn McDonald, 44, Michael Dante Frazier, 30 and the 8-year-old …

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Wells Fargo

Robbery at Greenwood Bank

Robbery at Greenwood Bank *UPDATE* We have arrested a suspect for the bank robbery this morning. William Bryan Alexander, 49, was arrested shortly after the incident this morning. We are very grateful for the professional assistance of the Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office in apprehending the suspect. Our investigators are still working to interview the suspect and complete their investigation; we …

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pARTners in Clay Pre-holiday Sale

pARTners in Clay Pre-holiday Sale

pARTners in Clay pre-holiday sale the weekend before Thanksgiving. Nov 17 & 18. This is an opportunity to “get beyond Walmart” for your holiday gift-giving — literally, just a few blocks beyond Walmart on Center Street. pARTners is CLAY is a coop studio in the green building at Wyatt Farms on Center Street. I will have my clay work at …

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Be an Informed Voter

Be an Informed Voter

Want to learn about Greenwood candidates and elections? The South Carolina Information Highway’s guide includes up-to-date links for Greenwood’s local county, school board, and special district races. It also includes a directory of the candidates vying for federal and state-level elected offices in Greenwood. The South Carolina Information Highway (or SCIWAY), the largest and most comprehensive directory of South Carolina information …

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Five hurt in Greenwood Apartment explosion

Five hurt in Greenwood Apartment Explosion

Five hurt in Greenwood Apartment Explosion. The Greenwood Fire Department said three adults and two children were hurt in the blast just after 2 a.m. Sunday. One man was taken by helicopter to a burn center in Augusta, Georgia. According to Greenwood Public Information Officer Jonathan Link, “It happened at 0215 in the morning. Units 130 and 132 Independence Way …

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Got Synergy: Bullying

Got Synergy: Bullying

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Sports Break's 29th Annual Halloween Bash

Sports Break’s 29th Annual Halloween Bash

Sports Break’s 29th Annual Halloween Bash Sexiest & Most Original Contest $1000 cash and prizes to be given away !!! Sign up starts @ 9:00pm for the contest. Admission is FREE with Costume. Event Page

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WagOWeen Charity Ball

WagOWeen Charity Ball

WagOWeen Charity Ball This year’s event will be held on Friday, October 26, at sundance gallery, a perfect location for a perfectly frightening evening. A variety of musical acts and food catered by Old Main Catering will be provided throughout the venue, as well as a silent auction and the always crowd-pleasing costume contest. Cash bar. Tickets are $45 per …

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Fire Prevention Open House Fun Saturday

Fire Prevention Open House Fun Saturday Hosted by Greenwood, South Carolina Official City Government and Greenwood City Fire Department See Event Page Greenwood Calendar: Spotlighting What’s Great About Greenwood

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Traffic Fatality

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Single vehicle traffic fatality

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Getting ready for Hurricane Florence

Getting ready for Hurricane Florence

FEMA: How to Get Prepared for Hurricane Florence Residents along the East Coast are urged to follow the direction of local officials and monitor news, check your local government website every 30 minutes in order to get the latest updates and emergency instructions.  Life-threatening conditions include significant coastal and inland flooding, storm surge, damaging winds. Local areas have already begun …

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Shooting Fatality

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Sykes of Greenwood is closing

Sykes of Greenwood is closing

SYKES located in the Greenwood Mall has announced it is closing. SYKES, self-described as part of a global network of outsourced customer service providers for some of the world’s largest companies, will close on September 13. More than 200 workers will be affected.

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FUJIFILM expanding its Greenwood County production operations

FUJIFILM expanding its Greenwood production operations Japanese firm creating 67 new jobs COLUMBIA, S.C. – FUJIFILM Manufacturing USA, Inc., one of the strategic manufacturing locations for Tokyo-based FUJIFILM Corporation, today announced plans to expand its existing operations in Greenwood County. The company’s $3.9 million investment is projected to create 67 new jobs.   Celebrating its 30th anniversary in South Carolina …

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Greenwood Historical Society presents

Greenwood Historical Society Presents History Of Connie Maxwell Children’s Home

Greenwood Historical Society Presents History Of Connie Maxwell Children’s Home Sunday June 24th at 3 PM:  Doug Kaufmann and Jay Collins, former staff members,  will talk about the history of Connie Maxwell Children’s Home and Church.  The public is invited to this free program presented by the Greenwood Historical Society at the Greenwood County Library.  For information call 941-4654. The …

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County Bank

David C. King Joins Countybank Board of Directors

COUNTYBANK ADDS NEW BOARD MEMBER David C. King Joins Countybank Board of Directors Greenwood, S.C. – Countybank is proud to welcome David C. King to the Countybank Board of Directors effective April 18, 2018. His responsibilities in joining the Board of Directors include directing the overall affairs of Countybank, establishing strategic direction, and setting policy. David King is a seventh …

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Celebrating Healthy Kids Day with Got Synergy

Celebrating Healthy Kids Day with Got Synergy

Celebrating Healthy Kids Day with Got Synergy Visit Synergy Counseling on Facebook Synergy Counseling website

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Talk It Out

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Talk It Out

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Talk It Out Lean how you can make a difference. Talk It Out Event Page

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