A potential Bojangles on Hammett Bridge Road and Buncombe road was addressed during the Nov. 21 Planning Advisory meeting. Construction on the restaurant isn’t expected to begin until January.
On Nov. 11 friends, family and community members gathered to celebrate long-time local resident Leon Few’s 100th birthday.
The Greer Commission of Public Works has begun its budget process for 2014.
The commission recently heard a preliminary report from Chuck Reynolds, finance manager. All of 2013’s information isn’t in yet, so some data from 2012 was used, Reynolds said.
The CPW has a budget of almost $73 million.
The Greer Development Corporation reported evidence of economic growth in Greer during its annual report at the Nov. 12 Greer City Council meeting.
New Balance and Green Textile, based out of Spartanburg, are part of a driving force behind an amendment requiring the U.S. government to provide American-made athletic shoes for the military as part of the Berry Amendment. The Senate is expected to vote on the matter possibly as early as next week.
The Planning Commission addressed six properties for three cases during Monday night’s meeting.
McCartney joins Prudential C. Dan Joyner Co., REALTORS
Prudential C. Dan Joyner Co., REALTORS has announced that Tammy McCartney has joined the company and serves as a broker associate at the Greer office.
God’s Pantry needs spaghetti, cereal, beans, rice, mixes, boxed items, oatmeal, grits, Ramen noodles, macaroni and cheese, canned meats, vegetables, fruits and tomato products, peanut butter, dessert mixes, snacks, condiments, coffee and drink mixes.
On Nov. 13 a ribbon cutting for Generations 2 Generations, a veterans’ transitional facility presented to Lyman Council last June, was held. Founders Zachary and Dorothy Jenkins-Smith plan to build two buildings for male and female veterans and their families to be located at 12404 Greenville Highway in Lyman.
Great Bay Oyster House and guest shuckers are teaming up to benefit a local nonprofit.
The third Give a Shuck run is 7 to 9 p.m. on Nov. 21 at Great Bay Oyster House, 109 E. Poinsett St in Greer.