The newly-formed Blue Ridge Lions Club celebrated its first birthday at their June meeting at Lake View Restaurant. The Lions Club International is also celebrating a birthday in June as it turns 100 years old. Above: Outgoing President Jim Barbare and President-elect Phil Bowers prepare to serve the cake.
Creative Advancement Center (CAC) students displayed their talents for local leaders at the organization’s ninth annual awards luncheon last week.
Daniel Dudley, President of CAC, welcomed supporters while students shared letters, songs, skits and dances with those in attendance.
Doug Mize has been named Greer First Baptist’s senior pastor after serving the church for more than a year in the interim.
Mize took over for Dr. Rick Ezell in April of 2016 and was unanimously approved by the Greer First congregation on June. 4.
By Ryan Hanrahan
For The Greer Citizen
The Riverside High School Academic team competed in the 2017 NAQT High School National Tournament over Memorial Day weekend, and team captain Vincent Cicino is now one of the nation’s top ranked competitors.
Praise Cathedral and the Greer Police Department partnered with Miracle Hill to present “Hero for the Homeless,” a walk to raise money for the homelessness, last Saturday.
Katlyn Miller and Patrick Middleton will soon share more than just employment at Culver’s in Greer—they’ll also share a last name.
Middleton decided to propose to his girlfriend, Miller, a manager at the restaurant, in a unique way last month.
American Legion Post 115 now has a newly chartered American Legion Auxiliary Unit.
Last Wednesday, Brenda Holland, president of the American Legion Auxiliary, Department of South Carolina, presented officers of Unit 115 with an official Charter document, making the move official.
The Camellia Garden Club awarded Culver’s of Greer the Business Yard of the Month for May.
Elsie Few celebrated her 103rd birthday on May 21 at Bayberry Retirement Inn, Greer.
John Becker and Daisy Norris were married at Greer Community Ministries on Wednesday, May 17, during the Senior Dining program. The Rev. Joe Price, associate pastor at Washington Baptist Church, officiated.