GDC finds consultant for plan

The Greer Development Corporation (GDC) has contracted Creative Economic Development Consulting to establish a three-year strategic plan.

The Board of Directors made the selection from three finalists last month after GDC staff narrowed down the 10 initial proposals. The planning project will cost $41,555.

City awards two more grants

The City of Greer has awarded two more grants from its State Accommodations Tax fund.

Approved requests included $10,000 for a new Blues and Brews Festival by the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce, as well as $10,000 for the Greer Farmers Market.

Juana Tumax, who completed her GED, graduated along side her three-year-old son, Danny Angeles, last week.

Graduates celebrate milestone

Juana Tumax and her 3-year-old son, Danny Angeles, both received diplomas at Middle Tyger Community Center last week.

Tumax, who has lived in the area for about 10 years and has been attending GED classes at the Center for the last three years, was happy to share the moment with her son, who was graduating K3.

Four vie for three seats

Wellford residents will head to the polls in two weeks to decide three local races.

Incumbent Mayor Patricia Watson and council members Glenna Holcombe and Janice Gist are running alongside Brian Jones for two open council seats and the mayoral seat on Tuesday, June 11.

Lyman tables revisions

Following an hour-long executive session earlier this month, Lyman Town Council unanimously approved the tabling of proposed revisions to the town’s Land Development Regulations relating to subdivision entrances.


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