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Greenwood Election Results

Greenwood Election Results

Greenwood Election Results Your early results for Greenwood are in… Be sure to check the percentage complete until final results are reported. SUMMARY REPORT General Election Unofficial Results Run Date:11/08/16 Greenwood, South Carolina RUN TIME:07:49 PM November 8, 2016 UPDATED 92% of precincts in SUMMARY REPORT General Election Unofficial Results Run Date:11/08/16 Greenwood, South Carolina RUN TIME:08:21 PM November 8, …

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Greenwood Murder Suspect

Greenwood Murder Suspect Arrested

Greenwood Murder Suspect Arrested Greenwood Police Department Post Office Box 40 – Greenwood, South Carolina 29648 – (864) 942-8406   PRESS RELEASE (picture included) Re: Murder, Possession of a Weapon During the Commission of a Violent Crime The Greenwood Police Department has arrested a suspect in connection with the Murder on Gilliam Ct on 10-25-2016. The suspect has been charged …

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Huge news for Greenwood

Huge News: 600 Million Reason It’s A Great Day For Greenwood

Huge News: Teijin Ltd. establishing manufacturing operations in Greenwood County Carbon fiber manufacturing facility to bring $600 million investment and create 220 jobs , a Japanese chemical, pharmaceutical and information technology company, will be constructing a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Greenwood County. Creating 220 new jobs, the project is expected to bring $600 million in new capital investment to Greenwood …

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Vote Yes

Vote Yes Greenwood – Minute with the Mayor

Vote Yes Greenwood Visit  Yes For Greenwood on Facebook.

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Time is Running Short for Absentee by Mail Voters

Time is Running Short for Absentee by Mail Voters

Time is Running Short for Absentee by Mail Voters Absentee Voting Up more than 20% over 2012 COLUMBIA, SC (October 26, 2016) – The S.C. State Election Commission wants to make sure voters who need to vote absentee by mail return their applications as soon as possible to ensure they are able to return their ballots prior to the election day …

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Grace Street Park Contest

Watch and Share this important video, then come back and let me know, and I’ll enter your name in a drawing for a gift bag, including a Dog Park T-shirt, and I Love Greenwood T-shirt, two Chick-fil-A gift cards, and a seasonal drink from Starbucks of Greenwood. Visit the Grace Street Park Online The Grace Street Park also stands to …

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Greenwood business and industry showcase

Greenwood business and industry showcase    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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Say YES Greenwood Parks

Say YES to Greenwood Parks

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Fern

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

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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State of the University

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

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 to Greenwood, Fire Department

Yes for Greenwood, fire department

Visit Say Yes for Greenwood online Stay Plugged In To what’s Great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Festival of Discovery successful year

2016 Festival of Discovery Economic Impact Released

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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Benjamin E Mays

Dr. Benjamin E Mays Historic Site Expansion

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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Greenwood Police: Shots Fired

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Registered Sex Offenders in Greenwood County

Sex Offenders, Who are they? Where do they live? It’s important to be in the know: There are 171 registered Sex Offenders in Greenwood County See locations, names, and faces HEREx There is also the SLED Sex Offenders registry: HERE The populations of Greenwood County, according to the Census Bureau, in 2015 is 69,838. According to published statistics, that means …

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USDA Choice?

USDA Choice? Greenwood Uptown Market

USDA Continues Celebration of National Farmers Market Week with Trip to SC Officials to Visit Greenwood’s Uptown Market Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016 at 10 a.m. ET   WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2016 –  USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) Administrator Elanor Starmer will visit Greenwood’s Uptown Market Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016, at 10 a.m. ET to celebrate the 17th Annual National Farmers …

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stinky stuff

Curiosity Corner: Dogs’ love of stinky stuff

Instinct may be to blame for dogs’ love of stinky stuff Curiosity Corner By Dr. Jerry D. Wilson Emeritus Professor of Physics Lander University QUESTION: Why do dogs like to roll in decaying organic matter? REPLY: I’ve asked myself this question at various times. As some of you know, I have a dog – Max. Full name: Prince Maximillian of …

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Local Extended Forecast: Mostly Scattered thunderstorms

Time to dust off the umbrella For More Information, visit Weather.com

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Greenwood’s Growing Again

Greenwood’s Growing Again According to a trusted source, it is now confirmed that Greenwood, SC is getting a Panera Bread Co. to be located, well watch the video. Date of groundbreaking is still not determined. Planet Fitness will be opening soon in the WalMart shopping center in the building to the far left that used to be home to Goody’s. …

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