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Solicitor announces mentorship program addition to Veterans Court

As the nation prepares to honor and celebrate its veterans on Veterans Day, 8th Circuit Solicitor David M. Stumbo on Friday announced a new Veterans Court program component aimed at helping veterans obtain the help they need to battle issues such as substance abuse, mental health and other issues unique to veterans.


Monday, November 12, 2018

Newberry man arrested after assaulting a woman with a knife

Greenwood City Police arrested a man after receiving a phone call to 911 that he was beating a woman.

Thomas Thaddaeus Tribble, 25 of 749 Daisy Street, Newberry was arrested and charged with domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature and possession of a weapon during commission of a crime.  

Monday, November 12, 2018

Floyd earns Eagle Scout

David Floyd, a scout with local Boy Scout Troop 911, received his Eagle pin at his Eagle Scout ceremony recently held at Calvary Chapel Greenwood.


Monday, November 12, 2018

Abbeville man arrested after stealing money from purse

On Oct 11, 2018 Greenwood County Sheriff Officers responded to Ewireless on the 72 Bypass in Greenwood for a possible shoplifting and petit larceny.

According to the report, a store employee call police after two white males came in to the store and notice money missing from her purse after they left.  

As they entered the store, one man began talking to the clerk while the taller male walked around manipulating items on the sales floor.  Then the taller male entered the employee break room for a few minutes. He then came out and told the other man with him that they needed to leave and drove away in a burgundy minivan.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Greenwood County Public Works - Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

County Offices - CLOSED (Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd and Day after Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd)

Landfill and Convenience Centers - CLOSED (Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd)

No Curbside Recycle Pickup Service - Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd

Makeup Day for Nov. 22nd is Wednesday, November 21st

No Curbside Recycle Pickup Service - Day after Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd

Makeup Day for Nov. 23rd is Monday, November 26th

Friday, November 9, 2018

Greenwood drug dealer receives consecutive sentences for assaulting officers

Eighth Circuit Solicitor David M. Stumbo announced Friday that a Greenwood drug dealer received consecutive sentences after he assaulted two agents with the Greenwood County Drug Enforcement Unit while being arrested on drug charges.


Friday, November 9, 2018

Mayor Adams delivers last "State of the City" address

City of Greenwood Mayor Welborn Adams delivered his final ‘State of the City’ address to members of the business community at the Greenwood SC Chamber’s “State of the City & County  Address” on November 2nd.   

Mayor Adams has served for nearly a decade in office and provided an update along with Greenwood County Council Chairman Steven Brown.  

Pictured  are Council Chair Steven Brown, Chamber Chairman Chip Stockman, Chamber CEO Angelle LaBorde, South State Bank Market President Rhett Baker, and City of Greenwood Mayor Welborn Adams.  

South State Bank served as the presenting sponsor of the 2018 luncheon event.”

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Northland secures investor and initiates $50 Million Network Improvement Plan

On October 1st, 2018, Northland secured new investors that have agreed to fund a $50 million capital investment in network improvements which will offer 100 Mbps across their serviceable footprint and roll out 1 Gigabit services before the end of 2019. Northland also recently hired Ed Butler, a senior Commercial Services Executive with over 20 years of business broadband sales experience to lead the effort to expand commercial services to small and medium size fiber customers, school district infrastructure projects, rural hospital broadband services, utility and municipality fiber solutions, as well as wireless backhaul and enterprise business fiber solutions.


Thursday, November 8, 2018

'Finally, We'll Be Turning the Dirt' Piedmont Tech to Break Ground on O'Dell Center

In 2016, Piedmont Technical College (PTC) announced plans to build the William H. “Billy” O’Dell Upstate Center for Manufacturing Excellence, so named in honor of the late, long-serving state senator from the Lakelands. What followed were months of fundraising, voter passage of a penny sales tax and the receipt of a sizable federal grant. It’s been a long journey, but at long last, PTC will break ground on the O’Dell Center on Thursday, Nov. 15, at 9:30 a.m. in front of the Medford Center on South Emerald Road on the college’s Greenwood campus.


Thursday, November 8, 2018

Greenwood man arrested for sexually assaulting minor multiple times

A Greenwood man has been arrested after a victim reported of being sexually assaulted by him on multiple occasions over several years.

Alfred Matthias Warren, 32 of 301 Broadway Ave, Greenwood was arrested and charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Store employee arrested for stealing lottery tickets

A Greenwood woman was arrested after a store manager found evidence that she stole lottery tickets while working.

Adrianna Kashae Nance, 21 of 111 Lanham Street, Greenwood was arrested and charged with breach of trust $2,000 or less and intent to defraud lottery.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Greenwood City Manager, Barrineau resigns

In a letter dated November 7, 2018, Charlie Barrineau states that he will be resigning from his Greenwood City Manager position.


Thursday, November 8, 2018

McCravy to continue the good fight

After yesterday’s election, it was clear that the voters in District 13 of South Carolina agrees and supports the efforts of Rep. John McCravy.


Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Greenwood's next mayor brings rhythm & leadership

Voters throughout the city of Greenwood has chosen a new Mayor, Brandon Smith to help steer Greenwood over the next few years.  Smith defeated Annette Edwards 57.6% to 41.9% during yesterday’s election.


Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Election Day Results
Election Day results showing that Greenwoood has a new mayor and the Greenwood School Board has a major shake up.

Click on the tilte to see a full list of results....

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Ninety Six man arrested for burglary, kidnapping and more

On November 4, 2018 the Greenwood County Sheriff arrested a man after he broke into a home, beat a victim with a pistol, tied him up and ended up stealing his vehicle.

Wesley Hunter Clinkscales, 31 of Ninety Six was arrested and charged with kidnapping, assault and battery, burglary, grand larceny and possession of a weapon during commission of a crime.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Candidates Square-Off in Debates at Lander University Days Before Election

Just days before voters cast their ballots in the midterm elections, hundreds of community members and students filled Lander University’s Abney Cultural Center Auditorium to hear from candidates running for local, state and federal offices, and to take part in asking questions of the contenders.


Monday, November 5, 2018

Lions Club Makes Donation to Miracle League

Lions Club of GreenwoodPresident, Randy Culbertson, and Secretary, Jack Blanton, presenting a check for $1,000 to Greenwood Miracle League’s Chairman, Brandon Strickland;Volunteer Coordinator, Joel Smart and Burton Center’s Executive Director, Jimmy Burton


Monday, November 5, 2018

Russ Appointed to Burton Center Board for Disabilities & Special Needs
Governor Henry McMaster has appointed Bradford “Brad” Manley Russ to serve on the Burton Center Board for Disabilities and Special Needs.  Russ, who will represent Greenwood County, is the owner of Gary Russ Chevrolet - Cadillac. 
Monday, November 5, 2018

GHS Army JROTC presents colors at NBA game

Greenwood High School Army JROTC Color Guard presented the colors at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte NC for the NBA game between the Charlotte Hornets and the Chicago Bulls Friday, October 26. “This was a tremendous honor and confidence builder for these students to be able to present the colors before an audience of more than 15,000 fans,” GHS JROTC instructor CSM (Ret) Jeffrey Brown said. “It could be a once in a lifetime experience to step onto an NBA floor reserved for professional basketball players.”

Monday, November 5, 2018

First Citizens Foundation Supports Telegenetics at Greenwood Genetic Center

Two years ago, when the Greenwood Genetic Center’s (GGC’s) telegenetics program was just beginning, First Citizens Bank Foundation pledged $30,000 to the GGC Foundation to support the new initiative.


Monday, November 5, 2018

Crossroads Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Twenty-one churches were represented during Crossroads’ recent banquet celebrating its 30th anniversary. Approx. 200 guests gathered on October 23rd at Rice Memorial Church to support this vital ministry. Founded in 1988 Greenwood’s crisis pregnancy center has saved countless lives by serving women who are experiencing unplanned pregnancies. The center provides support through advice, education, referral and material assistance in order to help young women choose life. 


Thursday, November 1, 2018

Greenwood man arrested for attempted murder

Greenwood City Police have arrested a man for shooting at another man near New Haven Apartments on Oct 31, 2018 around 10:45 p.m.


Thursday, November 1, 2018

Mathews Elementary School's LIGHTS Club Kicks off "It's Spooky to be Hungry" Food Drive

LIGHTS is an acronym for Loving Individuals Giving Happiness, Help, and Hope Through Serving.


Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Greenwood Man arrested for burglary and sex charges

Greenwood City Police responded to a home on Genesis Circle in Greenwood after a victim says she was sexually assaulted by a stranger in her home.


Wednesday, October 31, 2018

GGC's New Director of Research, Richard Steet, PhD, Receives $1.2 Million NIH Grant Renewal

The Greenwood Genetic Center’s (GGC’s) new Director of Research, Richard Steet, PhD, is bringing big changes to the Center. Steet, who joined GGC in August from the University of Georgia, and his longtime collaborator, Heather Flanagan-Steet, PhD, have developed an aquaculture facility at the Center for the study of zebrafish, a model organism for human genetic disorders.


Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Zeta Tau Alpha donates to Hospice & Palliative Care

Zeta Tau Alpha at Lander University recently made a donation to Hospice & Palliative Care of the Piedmont to assist terminally ill patients and their families.  The generosity and compassion of our community make it possible for Hospice & Palliative Care to continue to meet the needs of our patients and their loved ones.

Hospice & Palliative Care of the Piedmont is your community non-profit network of care that provides expert, life-changing health care for those living with advanced illnesses.  Serving Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry and Saluda counties since 1981. For more information, please call 227-9393 or visit

Monday, October 29, 2018

Woman arrested for stealing items from shed

Greenwood County Sheriff Deputies arrested a Greenwood woman on burglary charges after a homeowner on Wilson Bridge Road reported several missing items from his home.

Shanna Joann Reeves, 25 of 218 Puckett Ferry Road, Greenwood SC was arrested and charged with 2nd degree burglary and grand larceny.

Monday, October 29, 2018

Self Regional Healthcare Welcomes New Board Members and New Board Chair
Self Regional Healthcare Board of Trusteeshas welcomed a new board chair and three new members. 
Sunday, October 28, 2018

Lander to host panel discussion on civic engagement following 2018 midterm elections

The community is invited to join local and state-level civic leaders from various backgrounds for a thought-provoking discussion on going beyond voting to become a truly engaged citizen.


Friday, October 26, 2018

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