Nesting sea turtles have outdone themselves again in South Carolina.
Gabrielle Fanelli is graduating from North Greenville University in December and became a published author in April, two life-changing events for the Greer resident in one year.
Fanelli, 20, submitted her manuscript to Westbow Press, a division of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan. "A Girl’s Guide to College: Life, Guys, and Career" was published and released July 18. It is available for purchase on barnesandnoble.com, Amazon.com, and christianbooks.com in hard cover, soft cover, and E-book format.
The University of South Carolina Upstate Department of Public Safety has been awarded national accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) in the Law Enforcement program.
Members of the University’s police department were recognized with accreditation for excellence in public safety and commitment to community.
Timothy (Timmy) James Dunlap, 14, has earned Eagle Scout.
The Court of Honor ceremony was held Sunday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Dunlap is a member of Troop 925, out of Taylors, and his Troop Master is Marty Yigdall.
Thirty new faculty members joined nearly 800 new freshman students in learning their way around the University of South Carolina Upstate with the start of the fall semester, which began last Thursday.
The following faculty members were hired for the 2016-2017 academic year at USC Upstate.
Busy parents know that packing healthy lunches and snacks that kids will eat and not throw out or trade day after day is a challenge. For kids with food allergies — which, according to the CDC, is one in 13 kids or about two per classroom — or who attend a peanut-free school, it gets even more difficult.
Here are some tips for packing healthy and delicious allergy-friendly lunches and snacks that fuel kids' active minds and bodies all day long.
Greer High School continued to introduce its new programs to the public as it hosted a pair of student orientations Thursday night.
After 22 years, Greer High School experienced something new Tuesday morning as most of the faculty and staff returned to work from summer break – Greer High School has a new principal.
Justin Ludley kicked off his tenure as Principal of Greer High School as he met with the faculty and staff of Greer High School during the first day of back to schoolwork days. Ludley, a former teacher and coach at Greer High School, was an assistant principal at Southside High School the past four years.
The Boy Scouts of America is enrolling new Cub Scouts Aug. 18 at a Greenville County School. The Foothills District includes Greer and northern Greenville County.
Cub Scouts is a year-round program for boys in first through fifth grade and their families. It offers fun and challenging activities that promote character development and physical fitness.
Blake Keasler was presented as an Eagle Scout on Aug. 1 at Memorial United Methodist Church.
He is the son of Colton and Marinell Keasler of Taylors. Blake is a member of Troop 107, chartered by Memorial UMC of the Blue Ridge Council. His scoutmaster is Mark Green.
The following Spartanburg Community College students have earned dean's list honors for the summer term 2016.