Greer woman falls from cliff

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Nancy Sampson, 61, of Greer, died on Sunday afternoon after falling from a cliff on the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Around 12:15 p.m., emergency responders were alerted of the incident at Glassmine Falls Overlook, milepost 361.

Glassmine Falls Overlook is located in Buncombe County, NC, and overlooks a tall waterfall.

Church News for the Week of Sept. 27

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Victorian Hills Plans Fall
Yard Sale Sept. 30
Victorian Hills Community Church will hold a Fall Yard Sale on Saturday, September 30, starting at 7 a.m.
The church concession stand will offer breakfast biscuits, hotdogs, nachos, fries, and chili for sale, as well as Krispy Kreme donuts and homemade baked goods.

The pitch

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Attendees considered business ideas during The Platform at Greer’s Bootcamp Cohort 11, held at Greer City Hall on Thursday. The program offers an immersive program for entrepreneurs, gives them hands-on business coaching, pitch-opportunities, and advice from experts.

HGTV recognizes City of Greer

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The renowned home design, remodel, and decorating television channel HGTV has named Greer as one of their 21 Favorite Thanksgiving Getaways of 2023.

The 21 locations emphasize both adventures and relaxation, with a list that ranges from Nevada to Costa Rica to Iceland, all the way to our beloved South Carolina city of Greer.

The Railfest event features a variety of hands-on themed activities for children inside Greer City Hall and throughout City Park.

All Aboard!

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Railfest is returning to Greer on Saturday, Sept. 30, for its seventh year focusing on the upstate’s railroad history.

The event will take place between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Greer City Park.


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