Cameron Dorn is the World Record Holder for Burpees. At 2:31 he just completed his 10,105 burpee in 24 hours.
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May 13, 2014 Comments Off on Lander hosts NCAA Southeast Regional Tourney
Regular Season Champions & Peach Belt Conference
Overall Record of 47 – 6
Lander will host the NCAA Southeast Regional Tournament at
The Stephen B. Dolny Stadium
May 15 – 18
Ticket Prices are:
Adults – $5.00
Children – Ages 3 – 12 – $3.00
Ages2 & Under – Free
No passes are accepted
For tournament schedule and information CLICK HERE
May 6, 2014 Comments Off on Greenwood Crime Reports – Link
May 3, 2014 Comments Off on Congratulations Lander University Class of 2014
Blog Post: As a professor at Lander University for 23 years, I’ve participated in over 50 graduations, and I want to acknowledge that US Senator Tim Scott’s Commencement Address delivered today to the largest graduating class in Lander’s history was among the most motivational I can recall. Senator Scott reminded the graduates of three (really four) things:
1. Failure is part of succeeding, and it is fine as long as you don’t stop. He reminded them of Steve Jobs getting fired from Apple, then going on to invent the iphone. He told us how he, himself, failed several classes in high school on his way to becoming a highly successful businessman then politician.
2. Stand up for those who can’t stand up for themselves. The Senator discussed the importance of being a mentor. He described how he benefited from one of his first bosses, who saw promise in him and helped him to get on the path to success.
3. If you want to walk on water, you have to get out of the boat. Senator Scott talked about how obtaining your dreams involves taking risks. He told the class of 2014 to look up in the stands where their family and friends sat. Then he reminded them that they have a support group to help when they start to sink.
Finally, and this wasn’t one of the Senator’s main points, he told the new graduates:
4. Don’t use your music money on football. Scott invited us to have some fun at his expense as he broke into a really bad falsetto version of a song nobody knew: “Children Hold On To Your Dreams,” by William Wee Gee Howard. He then read the lyrics. The point he made was: Dream Big.
The Senator concluded saying that this is an important time in America’s history, and the graduates have an opportunity to play an important role in shaping the future.
Congratulations, Lander University Class of 2014.
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April 25, 2014 Comments Off on Renovating the Greenwood Train with John Ward Painting
For more information or to donate, visit the Greenwood Railroad Historical Center
April 21, 2014 Comments Off on Earth Day: Go Green!
Will you leave this planet better than you found it?
April 18, 2014 Comments Off on I’ve added a site map to my site.
April 15, 2014 Comments Off on Greenwood Marketplace
March 31, 2014 Comments Off on Springfield Elementary School Yard Sale
Springfield Elementary School is having a yard sale this Saturday, April 5th… The hours are 7am-1pm. It’s a fundraiser for the school.
March 30, 2014 Comments Off on jeff jackson
March 25, 2014 Comments Off on It’s below freezing
For those of you who love to wake to freezing temperatures. Good News.
It will be 26 degrees at 7 am Wednesday! But with wind chill, it will feel like 18 degrees!
March 24, 2014 Comments Off on Caption Contest
Add a clever caption to win the contest. In the event, I can’t make up my mind, there will be a drawing from the best captions. I will pick a winner tonight!
March 21, 2014 Comments Off on Spring Greenwood Calendar Giveaway
Giveaway. Car dirty from winter? Got Coffee? Need a cool new shirt? Crave a Chick-fil-A sandwich?
Not a problem!
Win a Free Car Wash from Frank’s Car Wash, Cup of Coffee from Starbucks, Chick Fil A sandwich, and a Greenwood Calendar shirt!!!!
Just bring NEW Greenwood area friends to Greenwood Calendar. Have them tell me they “liked” on Facebook, “subscribed” to this site, or ‘followed” on Twitter because you referred them, and I’ll enter your name in the drawing.
See links below. You’ll be entered each time someone tells me you referred them.
Drawing: 9 am tomorrow, March 22.
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Caption Contest…. Winner receives a Greenwood Calendar T-shirt and a Chick Fil A sandwich.
Drawing from best captions will be held on Saturday night.
March 10, 2014 1
March 10, 2014 Comments Off on Fin ‘N’ Filet
March 10, 2014 6
Lots of cool new things are going on at Applebees of Greenwood.
They are now Smoke Free!
If you haven’t been in a while, try them again.
I did, and I really enjoyed my lunch with the family.
March 9, 2014 Comments Off on New $25 gift card contest starts tomorrow, Monday March 10
March 2, 2014 4
Let’s have some fun with another Chick-fil-A Caption Contest.
Just add your caption, and I will pick a winner tomorrow at 5.
The winner will will receive a free Chick-fil-A sandwich.