Glenn A. Bramhall, a resident of Spartanburg, was promoted to the rank of Major General, U.S. Army, in a ceremony held March 9, in Anderson.
State lawmakers have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently for shelving the Mixed Oxide Fuel (MOX) project, a multi-billion dollar project to turn weapons-grade plutonium into commercial nuclear reactor fuel.
Allstate agent Rockie Bull recently awarded Hollywild Animal Park with the Allstate Agency Hands in the Community $1,000 grant, given to the park in honor of Bull’s longtime service at Hollywild.
The Inman based agent met the Park’s triplet Syrian Brown Bear Cubs, born January 11, 2014, earlier this month.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan recently awarded $20,589,171 to 40 public housing authorities in South Carolina.
Greer Community Ministries (GCM) is hoping to shine the spotlight on Meals on Wheels this week, raising awareness about the needs of the city during “Community Champions Week.”
Greer Development Corporation Executive Director Reno Deaton said the organization’s goals will focus on industrial and commercial businesses this year.
Deaton presented the corporation’s annual report to Greer City Council at the March 11 meeting.
The Greer Parks and Recreation Department has submitted a proposal to the city’s Partnership for Tomorrow to request funds to conduct a study for a pedestrian and bike pathway.
Good food and live auctions came together last Friday night for Greer Relief’s annual gala, raising thousands for needy residents in the community.
The event, held on the third Saturday of March each year, drew a good crowd.
Road to recovery
The American Cancer Society needs volunteer drivers to transport patients to local treatment centers.
For more information on becoming a Road to Recovery volunteer, contact the local office at 627-8289.
Every year, men, women and children across the Greenville area come together to raise money for childhood cancers.
And then they shave their heads.