Road repairs and repaving the outside southbound lane of Highway 14 from Highway 29/Wade Hampton Blvd. to McLeskey-Todd Pharmacy near Poinsett Street will be performed Nov. 4 – 18.
Drivers should expect delays, according to the announcement by Greer Commission of Public Works. The contract price is $193,000, according to CPW.
Halloween Hoopla is the second Halloween event this week hosted in downtown Greer. Saturday’s event is at City Park.
Gold’s Gym is opening a fitness center in Greer.
The $3.6 million, 38,985-square-foot fitness center will be located in the vacated former Bloom grocery store at 1207 West Wade Hampton Blvd.
Big Thursday is a great time to purchase home and Christmas décor.
Lowes Foods has announced the location of its second greater Greer market store.
The grocery store will be located at 2702 Pelham Road, across from QuikTrip and at the southwest quadrant of Pelham and Boiling Springs Roads.
Dr. Amy Crockett, a maternal-fetal medicine physician with Greenville Health System, was named the winner of the prestigious John P. McNulty Prize for her leadership in reducing preterm births in South Carolina by expanding access to CenteringPregnancy group prenatal care.
The award, which comes with a $100,000 prize, helps to further these efforts.
The Tube Dudes are coming to Greer and bringing the power of the smile.
Scott Gerber is the internationally acclaimed artist behind the creation of colorful, steel, tube-like, stick figures in poses that are modeled toward a community’s theme.
The Peach Patchers Quilt Guild presented a handmade University of South Carolina Gamecock quilt to Greer Community Ministries for the BigThursday live auction.
Quilters Betty Reid and Martha White provided the material, with Reid making the quilt top and Myrtle Hamby finishing the quilt.
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Trick or treat on Trade has come and gone.
It’s trick-or-treat on Trade Street and its connecting downtown streets Tuesday.
The annual candy fest, which appears to be doubling each year, officially begins at 5 – 8 p.m.
Guardian Building Products (GBP) has acquired the major business assets of Hawkeye Building Distributors.
Hawkeye Building Distributors is a two-step distributor of building material and hardline, roofing and millwork products serving independent retail lumber yards in the Midwest.
You can see streetscapes and businesses in downtown Greer more clearly now at night.
The City of Greer and Greer Commission of Public Works partnered on the just completed Greer Gateway Lighting Project replacing existing street lights with LEDs. The city purchased the lights and CPW installed the new fixtures.
As the Greer Inland Port continues to set new rail moves records each month a decision is being made where expansion should occur and when.
Rail volume at the port increased 18.6 percent during the first quarter, with 26,216 moves handled since July, the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced today.
The Greenville Chamber has announced its 2017 Board of Directors.
Brenda Thames, who will serve as the 2017 Board Chair, received approval at the Chamber’s monthly board meeting for the 2017 volunteer leadership line-up on Thursday.
A Travelers Rest brewery won a silver medal in the Bock beer category at the Great American Beer Festival held in Denver earlier this month.
Numbskull, brewed at the Swamp Rabbit Brewery & Taproom, won the silver medal from among 36 entries in the bock category.
International Mold Corporation, a Michigan-based aluminum design and build company, is establishing a new manufacturing operation in Greer. The project at 865 Victory Hill Road is expected to bring $6.2 million in new investment and create 60 new jobs.
IMC offers a comprehensive variety of services, including aluminum injection, reaction injection molding (RIM) and blow mold design and build services, as well as engineering, in-house tryouts, in-house low-volume production runs, prototype and low-volume production assembly, 3-D laser scanning, reverse engineering scanning, logistics.
The boil water advisory has been lifted in Taylors, the Greer Commission of Public Works announced Thursday.
Tuesday, Oct. 18
I’m 23, and I lost a good job a few days ago due to layoffs. My wife has been a stay-at-home mom with our 10-month-old daughter, and we have very little in the way of savings. What can we do to keep our heads above water?
Fatz Cafe parent Cafe Enterprises Inc. has named Jim Mazany, former president of Joe’s Crab Shack, its next president and CEO.
Mazany is a 30-year industry veteran who has also held senior leadership roles at TGI Fridays and Applebee’s. He takes over at the Taylors-based casual dining chain for Chris Thomas, who stepped down to “pursue other opportunities.”