Local shoppers flocked to Greer Quality Foods on Monday, leaving empty shelves amidst the coronavirus outbreak.

Grocers struggle to keep up

Billy Cannada's picture

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has caused a national and statewide panic, and no business is feeling the impact quite like grocery chains.

Across the Upstate, customers are finding empty shelves following the rush to stock up on food and household items.

Mayor Rick Danner

Danner leads city response

Billy Cannada's picture

The City of Greer is continuing to piece together its response to the nationwide coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, and Mayor Rick Danner is urging local residents to remain calm and take precautionary measures to limit the spread of the disease.

The Greer Citizen spoke with Danner about what can be expected in the days ahead.

Accommodations Tax to fund local events

Kaelyn Cashman's picture

Five local projects will be moving forward with funding from local and state Accommodations Taxes received in the last fiscal year.

The Greer Accommodations Tax Committee submitted recommendations for the $24,329 available, and Greer City Council approved them 4-2 last week with council members Jay Arrowood and Wryley Bettis opposed.


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