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No bond set for Brandon Hawkins in H2O Lounge shooting case  Index-Journal

After burying one son about two months ago, Ethel Hawkins-Smith sat in bond court Wednesday morning as another of her sons stood before a judge facing ...

Norma Smith Gatlin | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Norma Smith Gatlin. Norma Smith Gatlin, 84, widow of Herman Lee “Buddy” Gatlin, Jr., passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Born in Greenwood, September ...

Gene McDaniel | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Gene McDaniel. James Eugene “Gene” McDaniel, 81, resident of Rock House Road, husband of Audrey Fender McDaniel, passed away Friday, June 28, 2019, ...

Eleanor Evans Avery | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Eleanor Evans Avery. Eleanor Evans Avery, 81, resident of Spring Valley, passed away Friday, June 28, 2019 at her residence. Born in Greenwood, on August ...

District 50: Greenwood High student faces charge after threat  Index-Journal

A student at Greenwood High School was charged after making a threat to harm the school, according to a Tweet from Greenwood County School District 50.

Greenwood High School student charged after verbal threat made in classroom  FOX Carolina

A Greenwood High School student was arrested after school district officials said the teen made a verbal threat Thursday afternoon.

Carroll Hubert Blackwell | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Carroll Hubert Blackwell. Carroll H. Blackwell, 90, resident of Highway 246 in Coronaca, husband of Evelyn Childress Blackwell, passed away Wednesday, July ...

Racial strife and how Greenwood became home to the Eagles  Index-Journal

A boy was walking back to Northside Junior High School to attend a game when two 17-year-old boys, described by school officials as “dropouts,” attacked him.

William John Park | Obituaries  Index-Journal

William John Park. William John Park, 93, died Sunday, July 7, 2019. Born in Greenwood, SC, October 17th, 1925, he was the son of Mary Barratt Park and ...

Police charge student after threat found written on school bathroom wall, district says  WYFF4 Greenville

A high school student in Greenwood faces charges after a threat was found written on a bathroom wall, according to school officials.

Construction on Performing Arts Center underway | News  Index-Journal

After several delays, Greenwood County School District 50 has finally broken ground on a new performing arts center, its costliest capital project in several ...

VIDEO: Greenwood High School Drama Club does 'Thriller'  Index-Journal

The Greenwood High School Drama Club, dressed as ghoulish zombies, danced to Michael Jackson's "Thriller" on Thursday at the Uptown Greenwood Boo ...

More than 100 D50 seniors graduate early | News  Index-Journal

In the ninth grade at Greenwood High School, “my grades were just trash — C's and D's,” Veronia Josefina Tullis said.

Ella Furman crowned Miss Greenwood High | Lakelands Connector  Index-Journal

Miss Greenwood High School Pageant 2019 was held on Tuesday, November 27. Miss Ella Furman, a senior, was crowned Miss Greenwood High School.

2018 GHS Hall of Fame inductees | Sports  Index-Journal

Meet the seven people being inducted Aug. 31, 2018 into the Greenwood High School Athletic Hall of Fame.

Greenwood 1968 state champions reflect during 50th anniversary | Sports  Index-Journal

Greenwood High School made history in 1968 by becoming the state's first Class 4A football team to win a state championship on the field.

Law enforcement investigating social media threat | Breaking  Index-Journal

The Greenwood County Sheriff's Office is investigating a threat at Greenwood High School, according to District 50 spokesman Jonathan Graves.

Greenwood High School seniors receive Major Benson Scholarship  Index-Journal

Two Greenwood High School seniors, Kayla Rochelle Sanders and Tyron Dillon Schultz, received the prestigious Major Walter Benson Scholarship award ...

Emerald, Greenwood lead pack at PCAG Invitational | High School  Index-Journal

If it wasn't for Aidan Driscoll, Zachary Rhoden wouldn't have been at the Greenwood YMCA Wednesday afternoon.

District 50 to host commencement exercises at Finis Horne Arena  Index-Journal

Commencement exercises for Greenwood School District 50 will be held on Friday, May 31 in the Finis Horne Arena on the Lander University Campus.

Threats to Northside, Springfield prompt additional security | Breaking  Index-Journal

Greenwood County deputies will be at Northside Middle and Springfield Elementary schools Wednesday morning after both received threats, according to ...

PHOTOS: Abbeville High School graduation 2019  Index-Journal

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Pair of Greenwood anglers qualify for national tournament  Index-Journal

Dawson Hudson and Peyton Sorrow are only freshmen, but they've already accomplished a fishing feat no one in Greenwood has ever done.

Greenwood teen plays hard, wins big | News  Index-Journal

Dylan Wright always knew he would end up making money playing video games — though his parents might have had their doubts.

Newcomers promise to shake things up in District 50  Index-Journal

In a Facebook post from July, school board candidate Clay Sprouse wrote that it was “clear that this election cycle is both a referendum on our superintendent ...

Greenwood's New Era: local AAU team offers more than football  Index-Journal

Beginning in March, the field beside the Brewer Recreation Center is abuzz Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

Students urge Greenwood to #useyourvoice; | News  Index-Journal

The push for suicide awareness has reached the “grassroots,” in the words of Bonnie Corbitt, director of the Russell Technology Center.

District 50 superintendent gets emotional send off | News  Index-Journal

A jazz band. A choir. Bowtie cookies. Darrell Johnson, outgoing superintendent of Greenwood County School District 50, celebrated his retirement in style ...

'We will always have a home in Ninety Six': Town celebrates high school graduation  Index-Journal

NINETY SIX — Although Justin Alford had an idea that he would be giving the valedictory address at his graduation, he decided to treat it “as I would anything ...

Thomas E. Waller | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Thomas E. Waller. Master Sergeant Thomas E. Waller, US Army (ret.), widower of Marcial J. Miller Waller, departed this life on April 9, 2019. He was born in ...

Host Greenwood breezes past Calhoun Falls 66-21 | High School  Index-Journal

Greenwood is getting used to bad luck. Three years ago starting point guard Jordan Coleman tore his ACL and missed the bulk of his junior season.

Sprouse takes seat 6 on D50 board | Breaking  Index-Journal

In a heated race that one of the candidates had called a referendum on the superintendent of Greenwood County School District 50, Clay Sprouse defeated ...

Greenwood High grads celebrate being an Eagle | News  Index-Journal

Finis Horne Arena swelled with Eagle pride as more than 300 Greenwood High School graduates walked across the stage for their diplomas Friday.

Volleyball Preview: Greenwood aims for fresh start in 2018  Index-Journal

Greenwood senior Courtney Robertson is looking forward to a *fresh* start this year.

Greenwood Jamboree to offer first look at Eagles  Index-Journal

The Lakelands jamboree circuit will continue today in Greenwood before closing Friday in McCormick.

Despite challenges, would-be teachers say passion outweighs burdens  Index-Journal

Given all the challenges they're facing, joining the ranks of South Carolina's teachers might seem a daunting task.

Floyd Nicholson Becomes Hall of Fame Member | South Carolina News  U.S. News & World Report

GREENWOOD, S.C. (AP) — There's a story Floyd Nicholson likes to tell.

Greenwood County school districts partner with PTC | Lakelands Connector  Index-Journal

Greenwood School Districts 50, 51 and 52 will be collaborating with Piedmont Technical College (PTC) next fall to offer their students two new opportunities to ...

Greenwood overpowers Midland Valley to reach championship game  Index-Journal

Greenwood is heading to the championship game. Alex Cunningham scored 19 points, Greenwood held off a late Midland Valley rally, and the Eagles avenged ...

Greenwood alum Coats reflects on record-setting season at Carson-Newman  Index-Journal

Temoris Coats developed a reputation during his four years at Carson-Newman.

Greenwood High Class of 2017 looks to future on graduation day  Index-Journal

For many in Greenwood High School's graduating Class of 2017, this summer will bring them in contact with new people at faraway colleges.

PHOTOS: Josh Norman, DJ Swearinger visit Greenwood | Sports  Index-Journal

D.J. Swearinger brought his annual free football camp back to Greenwood High School's J.W. B… With rec center ready to build, Josh Norman appears at "Fun ...

Auditions for Best Singers in The Region to be at Ware Shoals High School  Index-Journal

For 20 years, vocal coach Robert Hoefer has been helping Upstate and Lakelands singers find their voices.

Greenwood chamber honors Women of Excellence at annual luncheon  Index-Journal

A trio of women who have found success in male-oriented fields — and then used their own stories to inspire legions of younger females — were honored ...

9 teen girls suspended, facing charges following fight at GHS  Index-Journal

Nine Greenwood High School students were arrested after a fight Monday, according to Maj. Lonnie Smith with the Greenwood County Sheriff's Office.

Farm Bureau Insurance contracts with new agent in Greenwood  Index-Journal

South Carolina Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company (SCFBMIC) recently contracted with Derek Stennett to serve as an agent in the Greenwood office ...

National Signing Day: Emerald's Jamil Martin signs at JUCO school  Index-Journal

Emerald senior Jamil Martin was at a crossroads after his final high school football season. He was weighing joining the military or playing college football.

Greenwood High School's second nine weeks honor roll  Greenwood Index-Journal

The following students were named to Greenwood High School's second nine weeks honor roll: 12th Grade. All A:Cheyanne Nicole Addison, Alexis Dawn Allie, ...

Greenwood Edge inaugural class completes program | Lakelands Connector  Index-Journal

The inaugural class of graduates from the Greenwood Edge program received their certificates May 14 at a special ceremony at Piedmont Technical College ...

PEARLS Club throws gingerbread party at Connie Maxwell  Index-Journal

December 19 was very special for Greenwood High School's PEARLS club, who took time after school to throw a Christmas party for one of the houses at ...

Greenwood High School 2017 football awards | Lakelands Connector  Index-Journal

Greenwood High School Football held their 2017 Awards Presentations on Tuesday, December 19.

DJ Swearinger returns to Greenwood with annual camp, given key to city  Index-Journal

D.J. Swearinger brought his annual free football camp back to Greenwood High School's J.W. Babb Stadium on Saturday, and with it came a surprise from ...

Greenwood High School Honor Roll Third Nine Weeks 2016-2017 - Additions  Greenwood Index-Journal

If you have any questions regarding the Honor Roll please contact Reba Vinson, Registrar Greenwood High School at 941-5605.

William C. Kinney | Obituaries  Index-Journal

William C. Kinney. HODGES — William Curtis Kinney, 52, resident of Highway 185, husband of Susan Whaley Kinney, passed away Wednesday, May 01, 2019, ...

Greenwood Promise names new executive director | Breaking  Index-Journal

The Greenwood Promise needed a “renaissance person,” said Paul Cuenin, marketing director of the Greenwood Partnership Alliance.

Football: Aiken at Greenwood | News  Aiken Standard

Aiken High School had Greenwood in its sights for football August 31, in a contest on the Eagles' turf. Greenwood, buoyed by the 221-yard, two-touchdown ...

Longtime South Carolina sheriff passes away at 93

GREENWOOD, S.C. — A longtime South Carolina sheriff has passed away. The Greenwood County Sheriff's Office announced the passing of L. Giles Daniel on ...

District 50 hopes to get ahead of its competition with job fair  Index-Journal

Amid a national teacher shortage, Greenwood County School District 50 will host its third annual recruitment fair Saturday in an attempt to snap up qualified ...

Hunter Cole Lindley | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Hunter Cole Lindley. Hunter Cole Lindley, 28, resident of 217 Lake Forest Road, son of Brian Keith and Jennifer Shirley Lindley, died Monday, April 8, 2019, ...

Norman headlines Greenwood HOF class | High School  Index-Journal

Eight players will enter the Greenwood High School Hall of Fame tonight, including Pro Bowler and current Washington Redskins defensive back Josh Norman.

Six Lakelands wrestlers remain in state title contention  Index-Journal

ANDERSON — Six Lakelands wrestlers from three different schools remain in the hunt for a state championship after the first day of the SCHSL state ...

Nine to compete in Distinguished Young Women scholarship program  Index-Journal

The Distinguished Young Women of Greenwood County Scholarship Program will be at 6 p.m. Saturday at Lander University. Nine young ladies will compete for ...

D50 looks at renderings of possible performing arts center  Index-Journal

In an effort to shift some of its focus to arts, Greenwood County School District 50 is honing in on its plans to add a performing arts center to Greenwood.

Black education decline | Columns  Index-Journal

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio says that the city's specialized high schools have a diversity problem. He's joined by New York City Schools Chancellor Richard ...

Roper inducted into Cambridge Academy Hall of Fame  Index-Journal

Cambridge Academy honored former football coach Gary Roper by inducting him into the school's athletic hall of fame.

Nearly $100M worth of business investment poised for county  Index-Journal

Greenwood County is poised for nearly $100 million worth of new business investment on the heels of expansion plans by two major companies.

Lawmakers look to Greenwood Promise as blueprint for statewide model  Index-Journal

Is 2018-19 going to be the Year of Education in South Carolina?

Greenwood man faces charge of unlawful conduct toward child  Index-Journal

Jerald Junior Chandler, 45, of 751 Northside Drive E., Greenwood was arrested Monday and charged with second-degree domestic violence and unlawful ...

Mike Adams joins father, Jobie Adams, in Greenwood HOF  Index-Journal

Mike Adams went from walk-on to All-Conference after just two seasons.

Bus wreck still has officials seeking answers | Breaking  Index-Journal

Though all the children hurt in Friday's school bus wreck have been released from the hospital, officials are still investigating what led the Abbeville County ...

Two decades stronger through prayer: Greenwood YMCA has community prayer breakfast  Index-Journal

Twenty years ago, the Greenwood Family YMCA's first early morning prayer breakfast started with “all kinds of what ifs discussed,” according to the Greenwood ...

Dixie High School students named winners at FBLA conference  Index-Journal

At the Future Business Leaders of America District I Leadership Conference Jan. 26 at Dorman High School, Dixie High School students were the recipients of ...

Roosevelt King Jr. | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Roosevelt King Jr. Roosevelt King Jr., of 725 White Oak Lane, passed on Friday, April 5, 2019, at Self Regional Medical Center. Born in Greenwood, he is the ...

Family Fun Day to offer dynamic duo | Community  Index-Journal

Feeling the music is what it's all about when saxophonist Michael Hudgens and bass guitarist Bobby Brockman join musical forces. The dynamic duo will be in ...

Clay always a learning experience for Michael Johansen  Index-Journal

This is the first time in two years Greenwood area pottery studios are participating in the Heritage Trail Pottery Tour and Sale.

Corley named 2019 Small Business Person of the Year  Index-Journal

Howard Corley of Howard's on Main has been named the Greenwood SC Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Person of the Year. A luncheon in his honor ...

L. Giles Daniel | Obituaries  Index-Journal

L. Giles Daniel. L. Giles Daniel, 93, widower of Annie W. Daniel, passed away Monday, June 3, 2019 at Self Regional Medical Center. Born in Greenwood ...

Next Level Fitness athletes, in their own words  Index-Journal

Ka'mal Moss and Cameron Gordon, both 15-year-old sophomores at Emerald High School, and K.J. Makins, a 15-year-old sophomore at Greenwood High ...

Debra Elaine Norman-Parker | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Debra Elaine Norman-Parker. Mrs. Debra Elaine Norman-Parker, 62, of 130 Rosemont Drive, married to Andrew Parker, entered into eternal rest on Thursday ...

Georgia State picks up Greenwood WR Pinckney | High School  Index-Journal

Sam Pinckney had offers from Power Five schools across the Southeast, but in the end it came down to one factor.

Troopers seek help in solving hit-and-run case  Index-Journal

State troopers are looking for help finding the SUV that hit a pedestrian Thursday night and didn't stop, according to a news release.

Taking it to the Next Level | News  Index-Journal

The outside of 1715 S.C. 72-221 East looks unassuming — a white building that still advertises an appliance repair business.

Closer Look: Greenwood High grad comes back to direct band  Index-Journal

More than 20 years ago, Anthony Gaskin was the drum major for Greenwood High School's band.

Report: Police find drugs while investigating stolen car tag  Index-Journal

Three people are facing charges after Greenwood police investigated a complaint about an SUV with a stolen tag.

Firefighters douse machine fire at Harris Plant | Breaking  Index-Journal

Greenwood County firefighters helped douse a fire that started in a piece of machinery Thursday afternoon at the Harris Plant, said county Fire Coordinator ...

Alice Scott Beaudrot | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Alice Scott Beaudrot. Alice Scott Beaudrot, widow of Charles Louis (Charlie) Beaudrot, passed away on June 5, 2019, at the age of 99. Born February 1, 1920 in ...

Deputies investigating Rockhouse Road shooting | Crime  Index-Journal

Greenwood County deputies are investigating a shooting that broke a window of a Rockhouse Road house, according to officials.

Remembering a master mentor — Thomas E. Waller | News  Index-Journal

With the straight-backed posture he learned in the *service* and a stern, stoic face, retired U.S. Army Master Sgt. Thomas E. Waller greeted each of his Greenwood ...

Dixie softball holds on behind grand slam to win state championship  Index-Journal

COLUMBIA — The first home run of the season came at the perfect time for Dixie's Mackenzie Freeman.

Fire at CPW substation knocks out power | Breaking  Index-Journal

A failed voltage regulator Tuesday afternoon at Greenwood Commissioners of Public Works' Sample Road substation briefly knocked out power to dozens of ...

With key players out sick, Greenwood beats Woodmont  Index-Journal

Just win. It's all Greenwood coach Kelcey Stevens wants from his team this late in the season, but the Eagles keep running into new setbacks that make it ...

Jean Southerland Duff | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Jean Southerland Duff. Jean Southerland Duff, 85, resident of 104 Crestview Drive, wife of Donald Fred Duff, passed away June 14, 2019, at Hospice ...

Ethel Marie McBride Berksteiner | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Ethel Marie McBride Berksteiner. DURHAM, NC. — Ethel Marie McBride Berksteiner, 58, of, 105 Finsbury Drive, Durham, NC, passed away on June 3, 2019 at ...

Doris Stroud | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Doris Stroud. Doris Olivia Stroud 85, passed away after a long illness on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Hospice Care of the Piedmont. Born in Lincolnton County, ...

Humble cockiness: GHS player's approach to the game pays dividends  Index-Journal

When Wells Gunter steps into the batter's box, he carries with him more than confidence. He best describes it as a form of what some might consider an ...

Helen Hodges | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Helen Hodges. Helen Jo Wilson Hodges, 86, of 218 Hunt Street, widow of Calvin Lee Hodges, died Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at Hospice House.

Fourth D50 board candidate hopes to 'Grow Greenwood Greater'  Index-Journal

Danielle Fields already serves on three different boards, but she hopes to add a fourth to that list this fall. Last week, Fields filed to run for Seat 8 of.

Kidfest 2019 | Calendar  Index-Journal

They will be around the market area the whole morning! Look for the giant 48” red ball, atop you will find Stevie. Give him a wave, ask him to do a trick, pose for a ...

Mark Childs | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Mark Childs. Mark Luther Childs, 57, resident of Cannon Road, widower of the late Linda Stevens Childs, died January 3, 2019 at his residence. Born May 16 ...

Wayne Cullens | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Wayne Cullens. Wayne Ladell Cullens, 76, widower of Margaret Robinett “Peggy” Cullens, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Hospice House.

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