MLK Luncheon attendees reminisced on the Motown Days with performances by Phyllis Wheatley students.
A celebration of heritage and a reflection on history took place at Greer City Hall Monday when residents and city officials gathered to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at the 13th Annual Celebration Luncheon.
Sue Hollingsworth, left, Taylors resident and Senior Dining client at Greer Community Ministries, was given a car last Thursday at D&D Motors in Greer. She is pictured celebrating with her daughter, Suzette Hawkins.
Sue Hollingsworth stood overjoyed outside Greer’s D&D Motors last Thursday morning as she was handed the keys to a “like new” reconditioned 2012 Kia Forte. “I love it,” she said with a smile, holding back tears.
Eastside football coach Steve Wilson, left, meets Katlyn, center, and David Hinson during the schools introduction celebration Monday morning.
Eastside ushered in a new era on Monday morning, introducing Steve Wilson as its new head football coach. Wilson replaces Jeff Thomason, who recently resigned after four seasons with the Eagles.  
Ray Miller and the Rebels remain unbeaten in region action.
The Rebels did not disappoint a rowdy home crowd Friday night, topping rival Dorman 54-50 in dramatic fashion.
Greer’s Malik Archibald puts up a shot over two Tiger defenders during the Yellow Jackets overtime victory over rival Blue Ridge Thursday night.
The rivalry lived up to its hype last Thursday night, as Greer topped Blue Ridge in a 54-50 overtime thriller. Despite neither team recording a field goal in overtime, the Yellow Jackets managed to secure the win from the free throw line, making six clutch shots from the stripe.
Emma Kate Rhymer and Anna Brown pose for a photo after being named Miss Greater Greer Teen and Miss Greater Greer Saturday. They will compete for the state title in Columbia this summer.
Anna Brown garnered applause from an enthusiastic audience last Saturday night at Greer High School, as she was crowned Miss Greater Greer 2015. Brown joins Emma Kate Rhymer, who was given the title of Miss Greater Greer Teen after impressing judges: Jonathan Bedenbaugh, Kandi Hogue, Erin Henderson, Tracy Hammerle and Robin Aiken.
MLK Luncheon attendees reminisced on the Motown Days with performances by Phyllis Wheatley students.
Sue Hollingsworth, left, Taylors resident and Senior Dining client at Greer Community Ministries, was given a car last Thursday at D&D Motors in Greer. She is pictured celebrating with her daughter, Suzette Hawkins.
Eastside football coach Steve Wilson, left, meets Katlyn, center, and David Hinson during the schools introduction celebration Monday morning.
Ray Miller and the Rebels remain unbeaten in region action.
Greer’s Malik Archibald puts up a shot over two Tiger defenders during the Yellow Jackets overtime victory over rival Blue Ridge Thursday night.
Emma Kate Rhymer and Anna Brown pose for a photo after being named Miss Greater Greer Teen and Miss Greater Greer Saturday. They will compete for the state title in Columbia this summer.

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Emma Kate Rhymer and Anna Brown pose for a photo after being named Miss Greater Greer Teen and Miss Greater Greer Saturday. They will compete for the state title in Columbia this summer.

Anna Brown garnered applause from an enthusiastic audience last Saturday night at Greer High School, as she was crowned Miss Greater Greer 2015.

Sports

Eastside football coach Steve Wilson, left, meets Katlyn, center, and David Hinson during the schools introduction celebration Monday morning.

Eastside ushered in a new era on Monday morning, introducing Steve Wilson as its new head football coach.

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Obituaries

Donald Walter Werts, Sr., 60, of 5 Bluegrass Court, died Dec. 18, 2014.

He was born in Augusta, Georgia and a son of the late Virgil J. Werts and Ann Huntsinger Rollins.

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