Greenville Tech Charter High School held an Information Session for rising ninth-graders on Sept. 27. More than 250 parents and prospective students attended.
GTCHS is a public high school that emphasizes small class size, project based learning and dual credit college classes taught by Greenville Technical College professors.
Riverside Middle School students are utilizing the Makerspace in the Media Center, where they have the opportunity to work on creative projects.
Most recently students made duct tape wallets.
Carol Lee of Riverside High School has earned All American designation for the 2015-2016 The National Speech & Debate Association.
Lee ranked 16th in the nation with 3,317 points.
Riverside High School raised $73,665 for the Lachlan McIntosh Tannery Foundation during its Spirit Week fundraiser.
The University of South Carolina Upstate improved its rankings to No. 2 among the top regional public colleges in the south in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 edition of “America’s Best Colleges.”
USC Upstate jumped one spot, No. 3 last year, in the Top Public Regional Colleges South. The university tied for 10th among Regional Colleges South, up from 33rd last year.
Animal shelters are full of lovable dogs of all breeds, sizes and ages deserving of a good home and ready to become your next four-legged family member. In fact, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, nearly 2 million dogs are adopted into new families each year.
However, choosing the right dog is just the beginning. The first weeks after bringing home an adopted pet are critical. It's a time to get to know one another and build a lifelong connection. Here are some steps to help ease the transition:
Riverside Middle School will show the documentary,"SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age," in the school cafeteria for parents and students.
Physician and filmmaker Delaney Ruston, with insights from authors, psychologists and brain scientists, reveals how tech time impacts kids' development and also offers solutions on how adults can empower their kids to best navigate the digital world.
Cyndi Lohrmann is the new assistant professor of costume design for North Greenville University's School of Theatre.
Lohrmann holds a bachelor of science in clothing and textiles and a master of fine arts in theatre from West Illinois University with an emphasis in costume design.
Two free seminars are scheduled Sept. 22 at The Davenport on Social Media Safety and Elderly Fraud.
Susan Wind, a cyber security expert, will present the seminars sponsored by Citizens Building & Loan.
The inaugural Railfest held Saturday at City Hall and City Park was a huge playground of trains of all shapes and sizes for kids and adults.
The children were easy to spot with their Norfolk Southern hats feature puzzles and safety guidelines inside. And it was easy to find most of them as they were lined up throughout the entire four hours riding on the train that made its way throughout the park.
Award winning The James Brothers, Marshall and Leon, will be among the headliners at the 3rd Annual Story Telling Celebration “Let Me Tell It” Saturday at Little St. John Baptist Church in Wellford.
The all-day story telling and gospel music event is 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Guests are invited to bring lawn chairs.