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COUNTYBANK FOUNDATION SUPPORTS GREENWOOD YMCA

COUNTYBANK FOUNDATION SUPPORTS GREENWOOD YMCA David Tompkins, Senior Vice President, Greenwood Market Executive of Countybank, and Rudy Painter, Vice President, Division Executive for Countybanc Insurance, recently presented a check for $10,000 to the Greenwood YMCA. The donation was given on behalf of the Countybank Foundation, which was established in 1971 and represents Countybank and Greenwood Capital. “It is important that …

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Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office - Shooting Investigation

Shooting Investigation

Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Dennis D. Kelly 528 Edgefield Street, Greenwood, SC 29646 / (864) 942-8600 / Fax (864) 8589 News Release – For Immediate Release Shooting Investigation/Greenwood County Time of Press Release – Friday, February 8th, 2019, @02:30 PM On Friday, February 8th, 2019 at approximately 7:20 am GCSO Deputies responded to a 911 call on …

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D50 Board of Trustees Hires Coleman Lew & Associates to Lead New Superintendent Search

D50 Board of Trustees Hires Coleman Lew & Associates to Lead New Superintendent Search

D50 Board of Trustees Hires Coleman Lew & Associates to Lead New Superintendent Search On February 5th during a Special Called Board Meeting, the Greenwood School District 50 Board of Trustees voted to enter into an agreement with Coleman Lew & Associates located in Charlotte, NC to lead the search for a new superintendent. “We are excited to work with …

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Tuberculosis case identified at Emerald High

Greenwood School District 50 confirmed that South Carolina DHEC has identified a person with tuberculosis at Emerald High School. “It was brought to our attention on Wednesday of a possible case of TB at Emerald High School,” Superintendent Darrell Johnson stated. “On Thursday we met with DHEC and began a thorough investigation of the situation. DHEC has identified an individual …

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City of Joy

City of Joy Event

Sponsored by Meg’s House and Beyond Abuse

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$20,000 Foundation Donation to Greenwood Genetic Center

$20,000 Foundation Donation to Greenwood Genetic Center

$20,000 Foundation Donation to Greenwood Genetic Center Good morning, The Countybank Foundation recently donated $20,000 to the Greenwood Genetic Center. Attached is an announcement and photo for immediate release. Pictured (left to right) are John Cooper, Private Client Advisor, Greenwood Capital; David Tompkins, Senior Vice President and Greenwood Market Executive for Countybank; Steve Skinner, MD, Greenwood Genetic Center Director; April …

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Recent Shootings Investigation

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COUNTYBANK FOUNDATION SUPPORTS LAKELANDS FCA WITH $2,500 DONATION

COUNTYBANK FOUNDATION SUPPORTS LAKELANDS FCA WITH $2,500 DONATION Greenwood, S.C. — The Countybank Foundation, established in 1971 representing Countybank andGreenwood Capital, recently donated $2,500 to the Lakelands Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).David Tompkins, Senior Vice President, Greenwood Market Executive of Countybank, presented the check on behalf of the foundation during the FCA board meeting. “Countybank is proud to support the …

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Arson Suspect Arrested

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Stamp Prices To Rise

Stamp Prices To Rise- The United States Postal Service has announced a rate increase effective January 27, 2019. You may view the link below to see all applicable changes – but here is a quick synopsis of what may affect you most. 1.      Regular stamps will increase to $0.55 2.      The additional ounce charge (for heavier items) will decrease to $0.15/oz 3.      Postcards, large …

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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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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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