Mental health centers merge

Two Upstate mental health centers merged last month.

The SC Department of Mental Health’s (SCDMH) Greenville Mental Health Center and Piedmont Center for Mental Health Services officially became the Greater Greenville Mental Health Center (GGMHC).

Silver Valor

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During Freshman Orientation on Monday, Aug. 12, at Blue Ridge High, Cameron Thames received a standing ovation when presented with the AFJROTC Silver Valor Award, the second highest available to any cadet, for using his CPR training to save his father’s life earlier this year.

Members of the Greer American Legion Post 115 senior team celebrated a title win last Friday at Segra Park in Columbia.

Post 115 wins state

Last Friday, under the lights of Segra Park in Columbia, the Post 115 baseball team did what no other Greer American Legion team has done in the last 62 years—win a state championship.

Greer knocked off Fort Mill, 7-3, in the final game, capping a dominant run through the regular season and state playoffs.

These structures at The Dream Center in Easley depict what the proposed tiny homes at Daily Bread Ministries could look like.

Nonprofit hopes to add tiny homes

Daily Bread Ministries is continuing to chip away at the homelessness problem in Greer, with plans to add several tiny homes on its E. Poinsett Street property.

A proposed Design Review District (DRD) development plan for the project will be presented to the Greer Planning Advisory Committee this Thursday, Aug. 8.

Requests passed for Benson site

Greer’s Board of Zoning Appeals unanimously approved two variance requests Monday from James H. Benson Jr. for 313 Memorial Dr.

With the decision, the future car dealership will be able to increase the number of facade signs from three to nine and the sign height from 30 to 36 feet.


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