Byrnes coach Brian Lane, who recently returned to his alma mater, offers a unique perspective on how athletics have the ability to bring people together.

Black History Month

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Editors note: This is the first of a four part series that will run each week in February in honor of Black History Month.

Historically, football has been one of the most progressive sports in relation to desegregation.

Fix in sight?

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Fix in sight?

According to Greer city officials, construction on a washed out section of Memorial Drive Extension is set to begin on Feb. 1. The road has been closed since August.

Jim Newsome

SC Inland Port exceeds goals

The South Carolina Inland Port met and exceeded goals during its first fiscal year of operation.

The port in Greer handled 42,555 rail moves, trumping a previously set goal of 40,000. Container lifts more than doubled, increasing from 1,711 in January to 3,741 in December.

Construction permits rocket

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By the conclusion of last year, the City of Greer issued 2,623 permits and conducted 7,875 inspections, generating more than $117 million in construction permits.

Of those permits, $51 million were commercial and $44 million were residential.


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