set for Sept. 17
Join the City of Greer’s 5th annual Artisan Makers Market on Saturday, October 16, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Greer City Park.
Makers, crafters, or artisans interested in participating this year should follow the link below to the vendor application.
New Hope Freedom
to hold ‘This is my city’
New Hope Freedom is having their “This Is My City” event on Friday, September 17, at 7 p.m., in the parking lot at 109 W. Wade Hampton Blvd, Greer.
Seating will be available, but bringing a lawn chair is recommended. Free food, worship, and a message is planned.
Regent Charlotte Koehler and members of the Joyce Scott Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) presented dinner items to the Greer Fire Department and breakfast to the Greer Police Department on Saturday, Sept. 11, to show appreciation to the community’s first responders.
The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce recently announced the 42nd class of Leadership Greer.
The class began on Friday, September 3, with Orientation and an introduction at the Greer Chamber’s First Friday Network Lunch.
Spartanburg District Five Superintendent Randall Gary said more than 10 percent of staff members in his district have been absent each week due to COVID-19 cases and exposures.
Gary added that last week, the district’s student absentee rate was nearly 20 percent, urging parents to have their children wear masks.
Troy Pride Jr. was inducted into the Greer High School Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday night at Dooley Field. The current Carolina Panther presented Greer Principal Justin Ludley with a signed helmet at halftime.
A Duncan teen received a 20-year prison sentence last Wednesday for breaking into a Startex home and stealing five guns.
Jaden I. Gary, 19, was found guilty of first-degree burglary, grand larceny and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime.
A lottery ticket worth $500,000 was purchased at the QuickTrip on S. Highway 14 in Greer.
The Palmetto Cash 5 ticket matched all five numbers drawn on Monday, according to South Carolina Education Lottery officials.
The 2021 Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Southeastern Fall Nationals will take place Sept. 9-11 at the Benson Campus of Greenville Technical College.
Local car collector Paul Ianuario, Sr. is planning to honor area first responders during the event.
The inaugural Upstate Renaissance Faire and Medieval Market will take place on Sept. 11 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Greer City Park.
“We intend to showcase the time period from around the world,” said Event Director and Spinning Jenny Owner Sharon Murry. “We have a wide variety of opportunities for families to enjoy.”