Springwell Church will be hosting its annual Candy Dash on Sunday, Oct. 31, from 6-7:30 p.m. The fourth annual event will actually look more like the original this year with families lining up to go through a candy trail rather than the drive-thru experience during the pandemic.
By Norm Cannada
About 30 members of the South Carolina State Guard participated in training over the weekend designed to better prepare them in responses to emergencies around the state.
On October 10, the congregation at Washington Baptist Church joined together to celebrate 20 years with Pastor Drew Hines serving as their pastor.
When he was just a teenager, Hines already knew that he was being called into the ministry.
There’s a new sports team in the Upstate.
The Greer 76ers rugby club is the newest offering from the City of Greer Parks and Recreation Department, offering high school boys and girls a full regional spring schedule and travel opportunities to national tournaments.
Greer’s Alison Rauch will be participating in the Trailblaze Challenge hike to support Make-A-Wish on Nov. 6, raising money for Make-a-Wish.
The 28.3-mile hike will take place along the Foothills Trail in Upstate South Carolina and Western North Carolina.
For Kamryn Mathis, competing in the pageant system has been a win-win.
The Blue Ridge Middle 6th grader gets to give of herself through various service projects while receiving the gifts of confidence and friendship.
Contestants throughout the Palmetto State will compete for the titles of Miss South Carolina Volunteer and the Miss South Carolina Teen Volunteer from October 22-23 at Twichell Auditorium on the campus of Converse University.
Visitors crowdedGreer City Park on Saturday to enjoy railroad safety demonstrations, model train exhibits, train rides and more during the 2021 Railfest.
Members of the Clemson University Pep Band were guests at Friday’s football game when the Blue Ridge Tigers hosted Riverside.
‘G’ Force takes first
The Greer High “G” Force Marching Band took home first place in class three of the silver division, best color guard, and won grand champion of the silver division at the C. Phillip McIntyre Tournament of Bands at Byrnes on Saturday.