The Greer Police Department will host a softball fundraiser on Saturday at Century Park.
When Laurens County Deputy Roger Rice was killed in the line of duty in 2011, it sent shockwaves across the Upstate law enforcement community. Since then, the Greer Police Department has hosted an annual softball tournament benefitting families of fallen officers.
This memorial reads: ‘John Marion Rush who departed this life in the faith of the Gospel on the 19th of June, 1853 in the 27th year of his age.’
A local historian is asking that a recently discovered cemetery be protected as plans to develop housing on the land hang in the balance.
Adrian McGee and the Yellow Jacket offense will take on Clinton Friday on the road.
An old rivalry will offer a new twist Friday night when Greer High kicks off the 2015 football season at Clinton.
Reid Banish hands out a stiff arm during a recent Riverside scrimmage. The Warriors face Eastside in week one.
As the high school football season officially gets underway Friday night, two rivals will once again be battling for bragging rights. Riverside flexed its muscles against Eastside last season, leaving no doubt during a 31-7 week one victory. This year, however, it could be a different story.
Don Nivens reminisces about  his early days of courting Katherine.
Don Nivens promised his wife Katherine he would never buy a farm. But, for more than 39 years, thousands of people have been glad Don broke his promise.
Westminster missionaries Jane Peterson, right, and Alison Bishop helped babysit during the afternoon church sessions in Santa Clara.
Editor’s note: This is the  final installment in a series about Westminster Presbyterian Church’s July mission trip to Iquitos, Peru. There are no cars, banks or grocery stores in the tiny village of Santa Clara.  There are no roads, inns or restaurants, either.
The Greer Police Department will host a softball fundraiser on Saturday at Century Park.
This memorial reads: ‘John Marion Rush who departed this life in the faith of the Gospel on the 19th of June, 1853 in the 27th year of his age.’
Adrian McGee and the Yellow Jacket offense will take on Clinton Friday on the road.
Reid Banish hands out a stiff arm during a recent Riverside scrimmage. The Warriors face Eastside in week one.
Don Nivens reminisces about  his early days of courting Katherine.
Westminster missionaries Jane Peterson, right, and Alison Bishop helped babysit during the afternoon church sessions in Santa Clara.

Shooting in downtown Greer

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A woman was injured after a shooting in Greer last Wednesday afternoon. According to local authorities, two women were involved in an argument at Rosie’s Hotdogs, causing one of the women to pull out a pistol and shoot the other in the upper chest area. The injuries sustained were not life-threatening, according to police.
 

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Adrian McGee and the Yellow Jacket offense will take on Clinton Friday on the road.

An old rivalry will offer a new twist Friday night when Greer High kicks off the 2015 football season at Clinton.

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Margaret Louise Parker Morgan, 88, of 4500 Locust Hill Road, widow of John Lindsey Morgan, died August 23, 2015 at her home.

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