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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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Lander Takes Back The Night April 2

Lander Takes Back The Night April 2

Lander Readies for “Take Back the Night” Event Lander University students Ryan Studer, left, of Prosperity, and Amber Ashley, of Greenwood, hold up two of the shirts that students have created for the “Clothesline for Courage,” one of the displays that will be featured during Lander’s “Take Back the Night” rally and march on Monday, April 2. The mission of …

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Energy Forum

2018 Energy Forum

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Woofields Administration & Local Law Enforcement Discover 4th Grader with Airsoft Pellet Gun

Woofields Administration & Local Law Enforcement Discover 4th Grader with Airsoft Pellet Gun

For immediate release:   BREAKING NEWS: Greenwood School District 50   Woofields Administration & Local Law Enforcement Discover 4th Grader with Airsoft Pellet Gun   This afternoon, it was reported to Woodfields administration that a 4th grade student had airsoft pellet gun. Immediately, the administration secured the airsoft pellet gun and found that there were no pellets. School administration contacted …

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Enviva Completes Acquisition of Greenwood Plant

Enviva Completes Acquisition of Greenwood Plant

Enviva Completes Acquisition of Greenwood County Pellet Plant Investment of $20 million to increase local biomass capacity GREENWOOD, S.C. – Enviva Holdings, LP (“Enviva” “the Company”), the world’s largest producer of industrial wood pellets, has announced that through its joint venture, Enviva JV Development Company, LLC, it has completed the acquisition of Colombo Energy’s wood pellet production plant in Greenwood …

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very sad news: a lander university student

Very sad news: Lander student killed in accident

Very sad news: a Lander University student died in a single-vehicle crash on Thursday night. The accident occurred at 10 p.m. on Hwy 29 near Ware Shoals.  The driver of a Ford Mustang ran off the road and hit a guardrail and monument, according to police. James Logan Lusk, 19 years old, was a student at Lander University. According to reports, …

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Greenwood Police Department on recent Bomb Threats

Greenwood Police Department on recent Bomb Threats

Greenwood Police Department on recent Bomb Threats – This just in from the Greenwood Police Department: Please take time to talk to your children about the recent bomb threats and school violence we have seen. Children see and experience all of these things, and it is our job to help them cope with and process these tragedies and scary incidents. …

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Second Bomb Threat at Westview

Second Bomb Threat at Westview

Second Bomb Threat at Westview Middle School in Greenwood, SC. GET THE GREENWOOD CALENDAR APP

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Greenwood Middle School: Bomb Threat

Greenwood Middle School: Bomb Threat. Westview Middle School was placed on lock down. After a thorough investigation the lock down was lifted.

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Mr.Viking Contest

Mr. Viking Contest

Mr. Viking Contest Download the Greenwood Calendar App    

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Dozens of new jobs

Dozens of jobs coming to Greenwood

  Dozens of jobs coming to Greenwood Van Dyke’s Restorers, Inc. announces expansion in Greenwood County, dozens of new jobs Van Dyke’s Restorers, Inc. announced today that it will expand operations in Greenwood County and create more than 30 new jobs. Van Dyke’s provides products for home renovation projects. The multi-channel retailer said it will consolidate its warehousing, marketing and …

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armed robbery

Greenwood Sheriff: Aldi Armed Robbery Suspect

  Greenwood Sheriff: Aldi Armed Robbery Suspect Please share and help identify this person. On February 3rd at approximately 9:00 pm this suspect committed an armed robbery at the Aldi Grocery Store located at 1322 Montague Ave Ext in Greenwood County. If you recognize this suspect please contact Inv. Matt Noblin at 864-943-8039 Thank you all for always helping!

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Amber Cam: Greenville

Amber Cam: Greenville Zoo Giraffe Expecting

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GCSO ANNOUNCES THE RETIREMENT OF BLOODHOUND “BLUE”

GCSO ANNOUNCES THE RETIREMENT OF BLOODHOUND “BLUE”

  GCSO ANNOUNCES THE RETIREMENT OF BLOODHOUND “BLUE”   On December 27, 2017 Sheriff Dennis Kelly officially announced the retirement of a respected member of the Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office, a bloodhound affectionately known as “Blue”. “Blue” faithfully served the Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office and the citizens of Greenwood County for eight years. “Blue” has been the Team’s lead hound …

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School closings

School Closings

School Closing due to weather Due to the threat of inclement weather, there will be no school in Greenwood School District 50 on tomorrow, January 17th.

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Letter to the editor from John Long

Letter to the editor from John Long

Letter to the editor from John Long After several weeks of prayer and input from my wife, community members, and my attorney, I have come to the determination that it is best that I end my employment at Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office effective immediately. After being demoted and having my pay reduced drastically, I have no choice but to resign.  …

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