CenterG to give away ice cream

Two downtown Greer businesses will be giving away free ice cream on Sunday, July 21 in celebration of National Ice Cream Day.

The free frozen treats come courtesy of Sossamon Construction, CoTransCo and the CenterG marketing team, who will pay for the first 150 bowls at each business.

Steve Purdue

Purdue receives CRM honor

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Countybanc Commercial Insurance Advisor Steve Purdue recently received the designation of Certified Risk Manager (CRM), following the successful completion of a management education program.

This accomplishment was affirmed by the President of the Society of CRM, Dr. William T. Hold, Ph.D., CIC, CPCU, CLU.

GLA to hold Educate to Elevate

The Greenville Literacy Association (GLA) will host its inaugural Educate to Elevate event from Monday, July 15, to Thursday, July 18, at the GLA’s Greer Learning Center located at the Bonds Career Center.

Educate To Elevate is a week of pop-up classes on subjects like basic computer skills, basic personal finance, and more.

Pictured are Tony Poole (Locust Hill Baptist Church Transportation Committee), Trent Henson (BRCLC High School Bible Teacher), Jenn Nobel, (Director of BRCLC), Tara Birkett (BRCLC Ministry Team Volunteer), Maureen Birkett (BRCLC H.E.L.P Minister), Pastor Stephen Cannon and Mrs. Julie Cannon (Locust Hill Baptist Church), Joseph Price (Chairman of Greer Christian Learning Center), and Jud Blackwell (Chairman of Locust Hill Baptist Church Transportation Committee).

CBL Foundation donates $10,000

The Citizens Building and Loan (CBL) Charitable Foundation has donated $10,000 to the Greer Christian Learning Center for the purchase of a mini-bus.

The learning center, in cooperation with schools and in partnership with parents and churches, provides students in public schools an opportunity to participate in biblical studies.

Seeing double

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Greer resident Frankie Anderson found this odd conjoined squash in her garden last week. Frankie and her husband, Thomas, have been gardening for more than 10 years, growing green tomatoes, cucumbers and hot peppers.


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