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.
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.
Editor’s Note: This is the second installment in a series about Westminster Presbyterian Church’s July mission trip to Iquitos, Peru. The first installment ran on A3 in the August 12 edition.
The Eastside marching band is hoping to put the groove back in Friday night football this fall.
The Golden Eagle Regiment is getting set to debut its 2015 production, and band director Barry Mullinax said it will be a show that is relatable and exciting.
When Kim Davis’ 21-year-old daughter, Tee, was killed by gunshot in December of 2008, Davis wanted to find a way to honor her memory.
“Greer Relief was really there for me when my daughter died,” said Davis. “So I became a spokesperson for Greer Relief and would sometimes speak there about my daughter. I love this community.”
By Sam Mazzotta
For The Greer Citizen
That’s the word Byrnes Band Director Brian Bone is using to describe this year’s production.
The Rebel Regiment is fresh off its second Upper State title in two years, and this year, the marching band is hoping to make Friday nights a little spookier.
The Riverside marching band is hoping to “wow” spectators this fall with its energetic new sound and disciplined choreography.
Band Director Quintus Wrighten, who is heading into is second season at Riverside, said this year’s production is going to be like nothing he’s done before.
By Sam Mazzotta
For the Greer Citizen
For the past two weeks, 13 girls from Greer Middle and High schools completed ropes course obstacles, solved a (mock) crime and attended the South Carolina Police Academy (YCPA) — all while learning physical and behavioral discipline, pride and respect.