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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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Breaking News – Man drowns in Lake Greenwood

Breaking News - Man drowns in Lake Greenwood

Breaking News: Man drowns in Lake Greenwood  Saturday night, according to the SC DNR. SEE UPDATE The man, who’s name has not yet been released,  jumped from a boat around 7 p.m., but he did not resurface. The incident occurred near Puckett’s Ferry. South Carolina Department of Natural Resources along with the dive team from Abbeville were on the scene. The …

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This just in – Splash Pad Closed

This just in – Splash Pad closed until further notice. Safety is our #1 priority with the operation of the interactive water fountain. With that said, unfortunately the fountain WILL NOT OPEN until further notice due to a mechanical issue. When we tested the system this morning at 7 AM, it appears a probe in the controller that maintains the …

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Greater Greenwood Clemson Club to hold Tiger Fan Day

The Greater Greenwood Clemson Club to hold Tiger Fan Day on Friday, June 16 at the Countybank Plaza in Uptown Greenwood. Located at the Tiger Topiary, Clemson players, coaches and cheerleaders will be on hand to greet fans. Starting at 5:30pm, come out for fun and autographs and as always, wear orange! Go tigers! For more info contact Ann Hunter …

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District 50 News: 5 New Assistant Principals

District 50 News

Five New Assistant Principals Named in District 50   The Early Childhood Center, Lakeview, Springfield, Emerald, and Greenwood High School will all have new faces on their administrative teams for the 2017-2018 school year.   Jennifer Macomson will be the Assistant Principal at the Early Childhood Center next year. Macomson has worked as an elementary school teacher at Homeland Park …

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Minute with Mayor: Win with Welborn

Minute with Mayor: Win with Welborn

 Minute with Mayor: Win with Welborn or Poll with a Prize. To Yell or Not to Yell; that is the question. Watch this video, then enter the contest for a $50 giftcard to Main and Maxwell by leaving your answer below. A winner will be chosen this Friday, May 26. If you’ve ever been to a graduation, you’ve heard folks …

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Gimme Shelter – Shelter Scoop that is

Gimme Shelter - Shelter Scoop

Gimme Shelter – Shelter Scoop is a video series all about the Humane Society of Greenwood. Sponsored by our friends at T.W. Boon’s, Shelter Scoop host Michael McCarthy talks today about Furry Tales at the Greenwood Library and Camp Good Dog. Stay Plugged In to what’s great about Greenwood, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar.

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On This Day: Cameron Dorn became Guinness World Record Holder

Cameron Dorn Guinness Record

On This Day: Cameron Dorn became Guinness World Record Holder Three Years Ago Today . . . in Greenwood, SC On May 17, 2014 Cameron Dorn commanded the world’s attention by breaking the Guinness World Record for consecutive Burpees, making him the only South Carolinian World Record Holder for an athletic event. (scroll to bottom to see what Cameron is …

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Greenwood Christian Senior killed

A head-on collision in Saluda yesterday resulted in the deaths of Evan Blair Campbell  and Lexie Turner Rodgers. Campbell, 18, was a senior at Greenwood Christian School. Turner, 66, was a resident of Ninety Six. The accident is under investigation. Greenwood Christian Headmaster stated that the school is bringing in ministers to talk with students and to provide counseling. The …

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Red Nose Day comes to Greenwood

Red Nose Day comes to Greenwood

Red Nose Day comes to Greenwood. Through the power of entertainment, Red Nose Day raises awareness and money to help the kids who need us most, both at home and around the world. Get ready—Red Nose Day returns May 25. Walgreens makes it easy to celebrate Red Nose Day.   Red Nose Day volunteers greet you as you enter Walgreens. Pictured …

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Greenwood welcomes back LPGA Symetra Tour

Greenwood welcomes back LPGA Symetra Tour

Share to Win! Greenwood welcomes the Symetra Tour back with the Stoney Point Classic, the largest purse in the Symetra Tour.  This includes a week filled with lots of festivities  – watch the video for details. Share this video to be eligible to WIN 2 Tickets to the MEET THE PROs Reception. We also have 10 tickets to give away …

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Win with Young’s Concrete

Win with Young's Concrete

Win with Young’s Concrete. You know ’em. You love ’em. Young’s Concrete turns 30 this year, so we sat down and had a little talk about their beginnings up to the present. Share this post and like Young’s Concrete Facebook Page, and we’ll enter you in a drawing for either: 1. Free Dinner for two with the Young’s at a  …

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Breaking News: Huge Tree Falls on E. Durst Apartments

Breaking News: Huge

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Greenwood Calendar Tip: Stock Up at Aldi before April 9

Greenwood Calendar Tip: Stock Up at Aldi before April 9

Greenwood Calendar Tip: Stock Up at Aldi before April 9. Your Greenwood Aldi is remodeling and will close from Sunday April 9 to May 18. Be sure to stock up on your Aldi favorites. See Aldi weekly specials Stay Plugged In, Subscribe to Greenwood Calendar

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Severe weather, tornadoes in the forecast.

severe weather, tornadoes

Severe weather, tornadoes in the forecast PROTECT YOURSELF An outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected across the area later today and tonight. Widespread damaging winds and large hail, as well as isolated tornadoes, will be possible. One of two of these tornadoes could be strong. It is important that you pay close attention to the weather today. Consider postponing unnecessary …

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Greenwood Mall’s Growing

Greenwood Mall is growing

Greenwood Mall is growing. Flanked by new restaurants Panera Bread and Chick fil A and with anchor stores like J.C. Penney, Belk, T.J. Max, GNC, Kay Jewelers, and Bath and Body Works, Greenwood Mall is growing even more appealing with the addition of Jimmy Jazz IMG_0910 from Greenwood Media Marketing on Vimeo. Jimmy Jazz debuted its first store up to …

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Meet Robert

Dr. Robert Stevenson, Greenwood Calendar President

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Greenwood Spared JC Penney Store Closing Axe

Greenwood spared

Greenwood Spared JC Penney Store Closing Axe. 138 JC Penney stores will be closing soon in an effort to bring profitability back to the company. James Cash Penney opened his first store in 1902. The Greenwood store will remain open. See full list of JC Penney store closings Visit Greenwood JC Penny store website. Note the Mall is still listed …

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Fallen wire on Grace Street

Officer Lee directs traffic as a fallen branch knocked down a wire on Grace Street near the intersection with Cambridge Ave. CPW was called to service the wire. SEE VIDEO

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