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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 ...

Gloria Cobb | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Gloria Cobb. Gloria Carmen “Betty” Wood Cobb, 86, beloved wife and best friend of Larry C. Cobb, entered into her eternal rest and peace, On January 05, 2019 ...

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 ...

Ann Bagwell Campbell | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Ann Bagwell Campbell. HODGES — Ann Bagwell Campbell, 69, resident of 1310 Gary Road, wife of Robert Edward “Bob” Campbell, passed away Wednesday, ...

Tickets on sale for Miss Greenwood High School pageant  Index-Journal

The Miss Greenwood High School Pageant will be 6:30 p.m. Nov. 27 in the auditorium at Greenwood High School.

Helen Burdette Teague | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Helen Burdette Teague. CAMDEN —Helen Burdette Teague, 88, wife of Joseph W. Teague, resident of Benttree Lane, died Monday January 14, 2018 at her ...

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 ...

Butch Tommy Rickenbaker | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Butch Tommy Rickenbaker. John Thomas “Butch or Tommy” Rickenbaker, 73, resident of Greenwood, husband of Brenda Minick Rickenbaker, passed away ...

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.

Ruby Creswell | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Ruby Creswell. Ruby Rush Creswell, 74, of Creswell Road, wife of Oliver “Craig” Creswell, died Thursday, January 3, 2019 at her home. Born in Greenwood ...

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.

Greenwood hoping to stop skid in annual holiday tournament  Index-Journal

The first three weeks of Greenwood's season might not have gone as planned, but the Eagles are focused on the next three games.

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.

Deputies: 9 students charged after fight at Greenwood High School  FOX Carolina

The Greenwood County Sheriff's Office said a fight among high schoolers led to charges against nine students.

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.

Greenwood Jamboree to offer first look at Eagles  Index-Journal

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

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 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 School District: Clear bags, metal detectors at major events beginning with Jamboree  FOX Carolina

Starting this week, attendees to major events at Greenwood School District 50 campuses and facilities will need to play by a new set of safety rules.

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.

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 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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

Roundup: Greenwood girls top Abbeville in tourney opener, 38-20  Index-Journal

Greenwood cruised to a 38-20 win in the opening game of the Emerald Ink & Stitches Holiday Classic on Thursday at Greenwood High School.

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.

Greenwood hires Gates as girls basketball coach | Sports  Index-Journal

Greenwood High School has promoted its top girls basketball assistant to head coach.

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 ...

Her final run: Former Greenwood High cross country star dies doing what she loved  Index-Journal

Erin Smith had everything going for her. She had her health, and she was traveling the country running marathons and seeing different places. She was an ...

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 coach Rhodes will not return next year  Index-Journal

Sheila Rhodes has left Greenwood High School several times only to come back again.

Marvin Christopher wins truck during Greenwood halftime | Sports  Index-Journal

Marvin Christopher is getting a new truck. The 63-year-old man threw a football through the window of a Ram 1500 from 35 yards out Friday during halftime of ...

Greenwood's GEMS: 6-week internship program prepares students for workforce  Index-Journal

For 25 high school students, the past six weeks have been anything but a typical summer break.

Christie Todd swipes spot in Greenwood Hall of Fame  Index-Journal

Christie Todd was a tough out on the softball diamond.

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.

Saluda takes on 2018-19 season with experienced, talented roster  Index-Journal

Saluda boys basketball coach Andre Lytes likes how his team looks early in the season. The preseason didn't give him much of an impression, because it only ...

Roundup: Swansea girls win tournament, Saluda falls to South Aiken  Index-Journal

Swansea won the girls championship at the Emerald Ink and Stitches Holiday Classic with a 48-36 win against Seneca on Saturday night at Greenwood High ...

Emerald High School graduates Class of 2018 | News  Index-Journal

Friday morning's commencement for Emerald High School celebrated 159 graduates accompanied by faculty, friends and family at Lander University's Finis ...

Fields takes seat 8 on D50 board | Breaking  Index-Journal

Danielle Fields defeated Carlton Klugh in the race for seat 8 on the Greenwood County School District 50 school board.

Still the best: Greenwood junior named Index-Journal Player of the Year  Index-Journal

It might have been Greenwood's final match of the season, but for Adair Still, it let her know where she stands heading into her senior year.

Emerald, Greenwood football will not meet next two seasons  Index-Journal

The rivalry is back on ice for the foreseeable future. Emerald and Greenwood will not play during the 2018 football season, ending a two-year streak that ...

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 ...

Russell tabbed Index-Journal Player of the Year in girls swimming  Index-Journal

Dorothy Anna Russell had been to the state meet plenty of times, but this year was a bit different.

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.

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.

High school football preseason starts with WCTEL Kickoff Classic  Index-Journal

The Lakelands will get its first glimpse of the 2018 high school football season today, but only if the rain holds off.

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 the ...

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

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

Eight candidates square off in hotly contested school board race  Index-Journal

In 2016, five seats on the Greenwood County School District 50 Board of Trustees were open. Only one of those races was contested. This year, eight ...

Mall shooting suspects get bond hearing as new information emerges on case  Index-Journal

New details emerged Friday surrounding what happened at the Greenwood Mall in July when four shots rang through its halls — terrifying patrons and ...

Greeenwood's Durant reportedly signs free-agent deal with Redskins  Index-Journal

Washington D.C. is beginning to look a lot like Greenwood.

DJ Swearinger visits area schools | Sports  Index-Journal

Greenwood native and Washington Redskins safety D.J. Swearinger talks to a group of students Wednesday at Greenwood High School.

Led by key seniors, Emerald enters 2018 with high hopes  Index-Journal

Emerald's offense has a lot to replace next season, but the Vikings remain tough for Region 3-3A opponents to take down.

GHS choir invited to perform at Carnegie Hall  Index-Journal

Distinguished Concerts International New York City (DCINY) announced today that director Gina Jolly and the Greenwood High School Choirs have been ...

Leadership comes in all sizes on Greenwood High wrestling team  Index-Journal

Leadership can take many forms, and sometimes leaders have very different characteristics.

Deputies: 2nd suspect in fatal shooting of Greenwood Co. teen turns himself in  FOX Carolina

Deputies say both suspects wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of an Upstate teen on February 27 are in custody.

Greenwood native Hurley to host bodybuilding competition | Sports  Index-Journal

Johnny Hurley was known as the “giant killer.” It's a moniker that amplifies his tenacity, one that dates back to his wrestling days at Greenwood High School ...

Greenwood eighth-grader Simpson named boys tennis Player of the Year  Index-Journal

The No. 1 position for Greenwood High School's boys tennis team changed hands this season, but the top spot appears to be set in stone for the next four ...

4 file for D50 seats on opening day | Breaking  Index-Journal

Four candidates hoping to shake up Greenwood County School District 50 filed to run for the board of trustees.

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?

South Carolina teen wins $70K at esports tournament  Associated Press

GREENWOOD, S.C. (AP) — Dylan Wright always knew he would end up making money playing video games though his parents might have had their doubts.

Elizabeth C. Watson | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Elizabeth C. Watson. BRADLEY — Sarah Elizabeth Coleman Watson, 84, wife of Billy L. Watson, of Bradley, SC, died December 16, 2018, at Hospice House of ...

Evelyn Goff | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Evelyn Goff. Evelyn Elizabeth Long Goff, 91, of 279 Galilee Road, formerly of 110 Dendy Street, Troy, widow of Hewie Lawton Goff, died Thursday, December 13, ...

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.

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, ...

Mike Creswell | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Mike Creswell. Albert Michael “Mike” Creswell, 70, resident of Druid Hills, husband of Deborah McDaniel “Debbie” Creswell died, Thursday, October 25, 2018 at ...

Helen Brown | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Helen Brown. Helen Darragh Brown, 84, resident of 412 Woodlawn Road, widow of Paul Eugene Brown, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018 at her ...

Greenwood's Liya Rappley signs to play basketball at Columbia College  Index-Journal

Liya Rappley's college search ended where it started.

Swearinger returns to Greenwood for free football camp  Index-Journal

A small crowd gathered in the stands to watch kids from elementary to high school engage in Greenwood native D.J. Swearinger's free football camp at ...

CSX conductor joins race for D50 board | News  Index-Journal

In a particularly contentious election year, Carlton Klugh is an outlier in that he isn't an incumbent nor does he have an ax to grind. He just wants to be.

Cathy Carrier | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Cathy Carrier. NINETY SIX — Cathy Carrier, 57, of 103 Johnston Rd., Ninety Six, passed Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Hospice House of the Piedmont in ...

John Edward "Eddie" Byrd | Obituaries  Index-Journal

John Edward 'Eddie' Byrd. John Edward “Eddie” Byrd, 68, husband of Judy LeGleu Byrd, resident of Perry Drive, died Monday November 19, 2018 at Self ...

Hometown favorite Keith Jameson performing for Greenwood Performing Arts May 18  Index-Journal

Acclaimed opera tenor and Greenwood native Keith Jameson is concluding Greenwood Performing Arts' season lineup with a vocal concert of classical music ...

Roundup: Orangeburg-Wilkinson punches ticket to championship game  Index-Journal

Frank Lee scored 19 points, Orangeburg-Wilkinson had three players finish in double digits and the No. 10 Bruins took down No. 5 Greenville, 63-58, on Friday ...

Greenwood native DJ Swearinger visits area schools | Sports  Index-Journal

D.J. Swearinger imagined this day would come. He would often think about it while sitting at a desk inside a Greenwood High School classroom. He pictured ...

"Boo" Warner | Obituaries  Index-Journal

'Boo' Warner. Andrew Elbert “Boo” Warner, 87, resident of 1610 Highway 221 South, husband of Barbra Morris Warner, died Friday November 09, 2018 at ...

Wayne Gantt | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Wayne Gantt. Larry Wayne Gantt, 71, husband of Judy West Gantt, died Friday, December 14, 2018 at his home. The first-born child in Greenwood County, ...

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.

Libby Anderson | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Libby Anderson. Elizabeth Ann “Libby” Cooner Anderson, 74, resident of 122 Hitt Street, wife of William Robert “Bobby” Anderson, passed away Sunday, ...

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.

Harvey G. Sartin | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Harvey G. Sartin. Harvey G. Sartin, 77, resident of Wesley Commons, died Monday, December 17, 2018 at Hospice House. Born in Lula, GA, he was a son of the ...

Springfield Elementary named healthiest school | Lakelands Connector  Index-Journal

Greenwood School District 50 has a district full of healthy schools, but on Tuesday, May 22nd, Springfield Elementary School was named as the healthiest.

Martha Elizabeth Adams | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Martha Elizabeth Adams. Martha Elizabeth Adams, 55, of 306 Stonehaven Drive, died on Monday, October 29, 2018 at Self Regional Medical Center. Born in ...

Jim Brabham | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Jim Brabham. Cleveland James “Jim” Brabham, Jr., 77, resident of 503 Watford Avenue, husband of Frances Brown Brabham, passed away peacefully Friday, ...

Greenwood tennis defeats Emerald | Sports  Index-Journal

The Greenwood High School boys tennis team marched to a victory over Emerald on a brisk and windy Monday afternoon. The Eagles took the victory in the ...

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.

James Anderson Jr. | Obituaries  Index-Journal

James Anderson Jr. James Perrin Anderson, Jr., 74, husband of Margaret Young Anderson, died Monday, November 5, 2018 at Emerald Gardens.

Felecia Ann Lee | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Felecia Ann Lee. COLUMBIA — Felecia Ann Lee, 59, of 801 Bitternut Drive, Columbia, SC, passed August 8, 2018, at her home. Felecia was born January 29, ...

Miss GHS pageant announces winners | Community  Index-Journal

Forty-five contestants competed Tuesday in the Miss Greenwood High School Pageant, Christmas Belles.

Greenwood School District 50 recruiting teachers, other positions

The school district will hold a recruitment fair on January 20th.

Greenwood long snapper Gable signs with The Citadel  Index-Journal

As a long snapper, Trey Gable is used to going unnoticed.

Willie McLaughlin Jr. | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Willie McLaughlin Jr. Mr. Willie McLaughlin Jr., 90, widower of Flora Graves McLaughlin, entered into eternal rest on June 9, 2018 at the home of his ...

All-Lakelands: Greenwood's Calhoun selected as Index-Journal Player of the Year  Index-Journal

Can't find JaVarion Calhoun? Best to check the Greenwood High School gym.

Ten compete for Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Program honors  Index-Journal

The Distinguished Young Women of Greenwood County Scholarship Program will be at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 4 at the Greenwood Community Theatre.

Dorothy Sullivan | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Dorothy Sullivan. WARE SHOALS — Dorothy “Dot” White Sullivan, 86, of Ware Shoals, SC, passed away on December 22, 2018. Dot loved the Lord, her family, ...

Evelyn Harling | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Evelyn Harling. Evelyn Anderson Harling, 85, resident of Irvine's Circle, widow of Yancy Faulkner Harling, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at her ...

Bill Lyles | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Bill Lyles. William Ellis “Bill” Lyles, Jr., 70, husband of Margie Chafin Lyles, died Friday, November 16, 2018 at Self Regional Medical Center. Born in Darlington ...

Dixie to remain in 1A, Greenwood now smallest 5A school in state  Index-Journal

Dixie will stay in Class 1A, after all. Dixie athletic director Frank Brown and principal Lori Brownlee-Brewton appealed the proposed 2018-20 realignment before ...

Terry Thompson | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Terry Thompson. HODGES — David Terry Thompson, 60, resident of Hwy 185, passed away at his home on Sunday, November 11, 2018. Born October 2, 1958, ...

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