Police and Fire

Elizabeth Heaton Taylor

Former GHS teacher charged

A former Greer High School teacher has been charged with sexual battery after police say she engaged in sexual acts with a student on at least two separate occasions.

Elizabeth Heaton Taylor, 27,  is facing two counts of sexual battery of a student between 16-17 years of age, and giving false information to police.  

Wellford man dies in I-85 crash

A Wellford motorcyclist was killed during a collision on Interstate 85 last Friday afternoon.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office said Frank Austin Smith, 36, struck an automobile from behind and was ejected from his bike at around 1:21 a.m.

He was pronounced dead on scene due to blunt force trauma.

Car versus tree

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This single-vehicle collision took place last Saturday night in front of Little Caesears on Wade Hampton Boulevard. First responders from the Greer Fire Dept. and EMS were called to the scene.

Here’s your sign

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This multi-vehicle crash on Wade Hampton Boulevard in front of Hillcrest Memorial Gardens took place on Saturday afternoon. First responders and EMS were called to the scene, where an entrance sign was damaged.


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