Students from Greer’s J. Harley Bonds Career Center, Riverside High and other area schools put their knowledge to the test during the annual SkillsUSA competition last Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
A 2006 graduate of Byrnes, Ciera Young recently published her first book.
Young has already sold more than 200 of Cheers to Him, which currently boasts a five-star rating on Amazon.
Since 1998, the Living Gallery at Bob Jones University has been an important part of many local residents’ Easter holiday. This year, the tradition continues with “This is My Word,” a drama that tells the story of a woman who is dealing with cancer and handling the trials that all too many are familiar with.
A new church is coming to Greer, and it’s unlike the other churches that line the main streets of downtown.
Constructed in 1923, The Louie James House is one of Greer’s most prominent examples of early twentieth century Colonial Revival residential architecture.
Named for William Louis “Louie” James, a prominent Greer farmer, merchant and businessman, the structure has only had two owners in nearly a century.
With three new block parties scheduled this year, Fairview Baptist Church’s third annual Hope Week is looking to shine light on community relationships.
Hope Week will feature more than 75 volunteer-based projects, lasting from March 31 to April 7.
One forward-thinking librarian and several Riverside Middle students are taking learning out of the classrooms and into the community through the help of a Learning Studios grant.
Garden Club members from the Upstate area gathered at the Cannon Center on Tuesday, March 6, for the West Piedmont District Spring Meeting, which included a welcome by Mayor Rick Danner, a luncheon, a meet and greet with the South Carolina Garden Club President and a lavender workshop with Mary Bergstrom.
Amidst the memorabilia of a bygone time, the Primrose Garden Club members reminisced about their own history.
Joada Hiatt, former librarian of the old Davenport Library and former curator of the Heritage Museum, presented the history of the club last Tuesday, Feb. 20, to celebrate Primrose’s 66th anniversary at the Greer Museum.
Author Robert Lupton helped the Nehemiah Corporation celebrate its 25th anniversary recently, sharing his experiences as a community developer in the inner city.