Drew Richards, who has been a part of four NCAA Tournament appearances in the last five seasons, has been selected as the head coach of the Lander men's basketball team.
Three Piedmont Technical College (PTC) associates were honored as Outstanding Educators for the 2018-2019 academic year at the annual South Carolina Technical Education Association (SCTEA) convention, held Feb. 14-16, 2019, in Myrtle Beach.
The South Carolina Partnership of Disability Organizations (SCPDO) recently hosted the 30th Annual Disability Advocacy Day event. Collectively, the 15 member organizations of SCPDO represent more than 500,000 people with lifelong disabilities and their families in South Carolina. Disability Advocacy Day is an opportunity for these individuals and their supporters to come together with one voice...
A fatal accident occurred last night around 11:45 in Abbeville County. According to the SCHP, a vehicle traveling west on Abbeville Highway left the road and struck a tree near Old Landfill Road. It was reported that the driver was not wearing a seatbelt.
The name of the driver has not been released as of this report.
Each year the South Carolina Association of Adult and Continuing Education (SCAACE) recognizes outstanding professionals in Adult Education who work tirelessly to provide South Carolina Adult Education students with the knowledge, tools, and resources they need to achieve their educational, career, and personal goals. One of these professionals works at the Greenwood County Adult Education Center!
The Lander men's golf team recorded its second straight top-10 finish on Tuesday as the Bearcats finished in a tie for ninth at the Bobcat Invitational.
Maxime Legros led the Bearcats with a 216 total, including a 2-under 68 in the second round, to tie for 14th. Jon Parker finished tied for 28th with a 221 total. Conor Cull's 223 gave him a tie for 38th, while Michael Brodie shot a 227 to finish 54th. Roberto Garagorri rounded out the Lander lineup, tying for 75th with a 236 total.
Lander will host the Bearcat Classic at the Greenwood Country Club next Monday and Tuesday.
A walk-off single propelled the Thunder to a decisive, dramatic victory over the Storm Chasers, 12-11. The game was tied at 11 with the Thunder batting in the bottom of the fourth when Bryson Celek singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Congratulations to Alyssa Fox, Hailey Hill and Sydney O'Brien, their banner placed 2nd in the 44th Annual State Librarians Conference held in Columbia March 7-9. Blackwell's 2nd block Pre- AP English class at Ninety Six High School participated and brought home the 2nd place prize. Mrs. Rapp encourages classes yearly to participate in this hands-on activity to encourage reading and teamwork.
The Burton Center Foundation invites you to join in "Ridin for Miracle League" on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The purpose of the ride is raise funding to help replace the soft surface field that has deteriorated after many years of use.
All riders are asked to arrive at the Miracle League field by 9:30 a.m. and to park their motorcycles or vehicles around the outside of the Miracle League fence. This will provide the opportunity for the baseball players to see the bikes and/or vehicles. Baseball game begins at 10:00 a.m. After the game, there will be a ride - $20 per person or $30 per couple, which cover t-shirts and the ride. If you would like to serve as a buddy during the game, please contact Joel Smart at 992-1360.
OK so we stepping the difficulty up a little for Week 3 of GwdToday's Mystery Person Contest. But so far we have under estimated our reader's ability to recognize our first two weeks mystery person.
This week, those who guess who this is correctly will be entered into a drawing for $25 Gift Card at Red Bowl Asian Bistro restaurant in Greenwood. Good Luck!
Can you identify this person by their eyes only? This is just a fun contest we will be doing weekly. You never know who we may feature. To enter simple click on the link below and fill out the form to submit your answer. Those who get it right will be entered into a drawing for some great prizes.
The Board of Trustees of Greenwood School District 50 will meet for the regular February meeting on Monday, February 18, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room at Genesis Education Center, 400 Glenwood Street. A tentative agenda can be viewed by clicking here.
Serious Inquiries only: Full Time and Part Time driver opportunities for a Expanding Medical Transportation Company based Greenwood S.C. Must have acceptable criminal and driving records and are drug-free and DOT health card certified if considered.
Click on the title for more information and how to apply...
Subway of Coronaca and Lake Greenwood are now hiring all shifts. Must be 16 years or older to apply. Open interviews held weekly in Coronaca store lobby every Wednesday at 4pm. Please apply in store or online at www.subway.com. Subway of Coronaca- 101 Hwy 246 North Greenwood, SC 29649