Lawton Leroy Holloway

Man charged with stabbing death

Lawton Leroy Holloway has been charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime after police say he stabbed Jeremy Edgar Bell to death inside a Duncan residence last week.

The Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Officer responded to a call at 204 Buckingham Rd. in Duncan at around 6 a.m. last Thursday.

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Sugar Creek Fun Runs hosted a Youth Triathlon on Labor Day at the Sugar Creek I Clubhouse and Pool. The event saw 225 children ages 5-16 compete in a 100-meter pool swim, 4-mile bike and 1.3-mile run. Money raised will benefit the Greer Soup Kitchen and Frazee Center.

Greer Trade Days, which took place earlier this year in April, is coming back this Saturday.

Greer Trade Days to close Trade Street

Greer Trade Days is returning to downtown.

The event is set to feature 40 to 50 vendors, closing down Trade Street and Victoria Street, on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

“I wanted to share with the community some of the things I enjoy doing,” said Will Yarborough, owner of Carolina Treasures on Trade Street.

Becky Martin

Becky Martin

Born and raised in Lyman, Becky Martin is looking to serve her lifelong neighbors.

Martin’s family has been in the area for more than half a century, and both of her parents, Richard and Marie Mahaffey Rogers, worked at the Lyman Mill.

Mary McDowell

Mary McDowell

Mary McDowell will be on the ballot in Lyman this fall, and she says she’s ready to help the town make strides.

McDowell taught middle school Family and Consumer Science before staying home with her now three-year-old son.

Neil Walsh

Neil Walsh

Born in New York and raised on Long Island, Neil Walsh has been a resident of Lyman for the past two years.

Walsh received his Bachelors degree in Accounting and Masters degree in Banking and Finance from Hofstra University on Long Island before serving six years in the military in Korea.


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