FAVOR Greenville Director Rich Jones and former school teacher Christen Sigmon have started a program for children of recovering addicts.

FAVOR launches children's program

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Since becoming director of Faces and Voices of Recovery (FAVOR) Greenville in July, Rich Jones has been very busy.

Now, in addition to the workshops, training sessions and other programs offered at the non-profit’s Woodruff Road office, Jones has launched a program for children of parents in recovery.

People for the Week of Jan. 1

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Three promoted at Greer State Bank
Greer State Bank has promoted three of its own, naming John Hobbs senior vice president and chief risk officer; Scott Presley as senior vice president, construction lending manager; and Angela Lynn as banking officer.  

Cliff Harpst, center, is seen greeting Waffle House employees Crystal Lindsey, left, and Sherri Fischer, right.

Harpst works Christmas Day

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Cliff Harpst works one day a year – a day when most people would like to have off.

For the past five years, Harpst has worked Christmas Day at Waffle House, greeting customers.

“I call it my Christmas present to me,” he said.

The manager asked Harpst to help out on Christmas.

GCM braces for increase

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With Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) changing, at least one local nonprofit is bracing for an influx of people who need food assistance.

Cindy Simpler, Greer Community Ministries executive director, said she expects to see an increase in need as dollars decrease.


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