Book signing

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Former Greer resident Kennedy Brown, along with former teacher Gloria Cairns and former classmate Erica Jones Jackson, hosted her first Book Launching Party last month to promote her novel, That’s it!...I Quit!.. I’m Movin’On! Brown signed with True Glory Publications.

Ed Driggers

Driggers explains deal

It’s been seven years, but the site of the old Allen Bennett Hospital now has a new owner.

The City of Greer’s decision to sell the 10-acre property to Jim Benson of 313 Memorial Drive LLC was made official last Tuesday night, after a final offer of $3,010,000 was presented. Benson had been competing for the property with JBM Leasing.

The Greater Greer Education Foundation awarded more than $20,000 in grant money to local teachers for a wide range of projects. The grants were presented at Greer City Hall last week.

Grants awarded to local teachers

The Greater Greer Education Foundation is funding the ideas of local teachers, awarding more than $20,000 in grants to educators at 11 schools.

The grants were presented at Greer City Hall last week, and foundation chairman Brent Garrett said it was a great opportunity to give back.


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