Miss Byrnes High 2018 Leighanna Gambrell recently spoke at the Lyman Town Council meeting last week and publicly thanked council for their sponsorship of the $2500 Miss Byrnes High Scholarship. This is the largest amount ever given to the winner of Miss Byrnes High. Pictured with Leighanna is Lyman Mayor Larry Chappell and council members.
A Greer couple is once again using their talents to help in the fight against cancer.
Brandon and Gwyn Hutson, owners of The Classic Barber and Shave on Main Street in Greer, have participated in the St. Baldrick’s Foundation’s Shaving Heads to Conquer Kids’ Cancer event for the last nine years.
It wasn’t hard for a Greer school bus driver to recall every second of a crash that “could have been much worse.”
A downtown business owner is planning to upgrade his storefront thanks to a program offered by the City of Greer.
James Carter, Owner of Empire LTD on Trade Street, has submitted renovation plans for his business, taking advantage of the city’s match for the Greenville County Redevelopment Authority’s Facade Improvement Program (FIP).
An expected student-led walkout at high schools around the nation has local administration officials concerned about safety.
The event, set for Wednesday at 10 a.m., is designed to draw attention to gun violence in schools. It comes as a result of a February mass shooting in Parkland, Florida which claimed 17 lives.
A Lyman woman will serve 15 years in prison and five years of probation after admitting to driving drunk and causing a wreck that claimed the life of one person and critically injured a second.
Former Duncan mayor Lisa Scott is encouraging local residents to volunteer their time during American Red Cross Month this March.
Scott has been involved with the organization for several years.
“When Hurricane Harvey hit, I spent two and a half weeks in Texas,” Scott said.
Greer Relief seeks volunteers for VITA
Greer Relief & Resource Agency, Inc., offers Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) to those who need it most in the community.
The newest Free Little Library opened at Springwood Park in Greer last Friday.
Greer Parks and Recreation held a ribbon cutting ceremony at City Stadium, located at 601 W. Arlington Ave.
The City of Greer’s Parks and Recreation Department will host its annual Eggtastic Easter Event on Saturday, March 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Century Park.