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Mccormick, SC

1 dead in overnight crash in Greenwood Co.

GREENWOOD COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – One person died in a single-vehicle crash early Sunday morning in Bradley. The South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash happened at 2:45 a.m. on SC-10 near Greenwood Mills Farm Road. Troopers said the driver was headed east when they went off the road and hit an embankment. The driver […]
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Student devoted to life of service crowned Miss Lander University

GREENWOOD, S.C. -- A gospel choir singer committed to a life of service has been crowned Miss Lander University. Shelley Nevins, a junior business major from Columbia, also was named Miss Congeniality, an honor voted on by the pageant contestants. For her talent presentation, Nevins sang “At Last,” a song made popular by Etta James.
GREENWOOD, SC
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SOAR Academy hosts Dino Day with the help of neurodivergent students

EVANS, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - SOAR Academy, a school for neurodivergent students, hosted Dino Day on Saturday with the help of their students. The day consisted of several group activities focusing on dinosaurs, that were designed by students who attend the school. Students with dyslexia put together a Dino museum and...
EVANS, GA

USCA men give up late run in loss

A back-and-forth battle swung hard in the wrong direction Saturday for the USC Aiken men's basketball team. The Pacers trailed visiting Lander by just a point with 6:46 remaining following a Jameel Rideout 3-pointer, but the Bearcats responded with a 15-2 run to put the game away in an 82-68 victory at the Convocation Center.
AIKEN, SC
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‘Most selfless person’: Community remembers life of 18-year-old

EVANS, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The community celebrates the life of an 18-year-old who died on Jan. 27 due to a medical complication. Ethan Franklin will be honored at a memorial on Saturday at Lakemont Presbyterian Church off Pleasant Home Road. The service will begin at 2 p.m. but any flowers...
EVANS, GA
dailyjournal.net

GCA girls basketball drops sectional final

Greenwood Christian’s dreams of a Class A regional appearance were dashed Saturday night at Eminence by the host Eels themselves. Eminence won its first sectional title since 1999, downing the Cougars, 48-39, in the championship game. Junior guard Sydney Waldron and freshman Keira Goins scored 11 points apiece for...
EMINENCE, IN

USCA women hang on to beat Lander

A 14-point halftime lead had all but vanished for the USC Aiken women's basketball team with under a minute to play in Saturday's game against Lander at the Convocation Center. The Pacers, ahead by just a point, turned the ball over with 20 seconds to play and would need a...
AIKEN, SC

Greenwood boys’ basketball dominates, ranked No. 2

The Greenwood boys’ basketball team won two more games last week and bumped up to the No. 2 spot in the district power rankings, while Newport moved further away from a district birth. Currently 16-1 overall, the Wildcats stand behind Linville Hill Christian who is 14-0 in the A...
GREENWOOD, SC
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Spanning the County: Big night for Crusaders

Good times prevailed at Laurens Academy on Friday night as the Crusaders dominated the Cambridge Academy Cougars. Led by Olivia Huck and Gracie Hall with 11 points each, LA (15-9, 8-2 SCISA 4-A) slipped past Cambridge (9-7, 6-4) by a score of 36-31 in the girls game. Indya Sutherland scored...
LAURENS, SC