Converse College President Betsy Fleming has been named to a new steering committee of college and university leaders that will assess the future of independent colleges. The committee convened in Washington, D.C. last week to begin its work.
Property owners who fail to maintain their land place financial and time-consuming burdens on Greer employees, official say.
In these instances, the City of Greer can place liens on properties.
The Greer Police Department is in the process of installing body cameras, which will record all interaction between officers and citizens during official duties.
Steven Voehm was one many of firefighters that responded to the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center buildings in New York City on Sept. 11, 2001.
It is a day that is now etched into his memory.
A bond referendum that would have allocated $71 million of taxpayer money to improvements at Byrnes High School failed to pass by a landslide last Tuesday.
Forced to close
Due to a lack of supplies, God’s pantry, a nonprofit established in 2002 currently serving about 345 families, was forced to close all 13 of its pantry sites last week. God’s pantry is in desperate need of volunteers and nonperishable food items.
Wellford council passed the second and final reading for an amended zoning ordinance during a special called meeting. The matter was timely because it halted the second phase of a housing development presently under construction.
Non-profit and other organizations with donation bins throughout Greer can expect regulations on bin placements and upkeep. During Monday night’s meeting, the Greer Planning Commission reviewed and tabled a text amendment for collection bins that aims to make them more aesthetically pleasing and consistently maintained and regulated.
Nearly 700 women attended United Way Women’s Leadership’s annual “Women Make a Difference” luncheon last Thursday at the TD Convention Center.
It’s the time of year when the chill in the air brings leaves tumbling down, while adults gear up for football games and children plan their costumes and trick-or-treating routes. Pursuant to the season, Oktoberfest is just around the corner.