Facebook

GREER NEWS


Beeson selected GSP Commissioner
JAN 17, 2020

Greenville-Spartanburg Airport Commissioner Jay Beeson.
 
 

The Greenville-Spartanburg Airport Commission has selected Jay Beeson as a new commission member to serve a 6-year term.

Beeson is a principal of Mark III Properties, a residential subdivision development company based in Spartanburg. Beeson is also a licensed Professional Engineer, licensed General Contractor and licensed Real Estate Agent.

Read More


Prisma Health joins effort to protect patients, staff, visitors from flu
JAN 15, 2020

Prisma Health joins effort to protect patients, staff, visitors from flu

Prisma Health is increasing its flu precautions to help protect its patients, guests and team members and reduce the risk of flu transmission. Effective immediately, it is expanding its voluntary visitor restrictions to all inpatient areas in Prisma Health’s Upstate and Midlands affiliates.

• Visitors under age 18 should not visit.

Read More


Pelham Medical Center gets high marks on knee, hip replacement
JAN 14, 2020

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina has selected Pelham Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement.
 

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina has selected Pelham Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program.

Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities shown to deliver improved patient safety and better health outcomes, based on objective measures that were developed  by Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies with input from the medical community.

Read More


SRHS requests visitors voluntarily stay away from hospital
JAN 13, 2020

SRHS requests visitors voluntarily stay away from hospital

Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System (SRHS) is requesting that, for the health of its patients and community, visitors voluntarily stay away from the hospital.

The healthcare system requests that as a precaution against the spread of influenza.

Read More


Bill McGahee, retired from Michelin and assistant fire chief, dies
JAN 11, 2020

William

William "Bill" Dean McGahee, the former retired Assistant Chief of the Reidville Fire Department, has died. He was 73.

McGahee, a native of Albany, Ga., was also retired from Michelin.

Read More


Sam Wyche, former Furman, NFL player and coach, dies
JAN 3, 2020

Sam Wyche died Thursday, He played at Furman, in the NFL and coached in the NFL and college. He was volunteer coach at Pickens High School.
 

Staff, digital, wire reports

Sam Wyche, former Cincinnati Bengals head football coach and resident of Pickens County, died Thursday morning of melanoma. He was 74.

Read More


First baby of 2020 makes early arrival
JAN 1, 2020

Aria Lynch was the first New Year’s Baby born New Year's Day at Prisma Health Greer Memorial Hospital.
 

Aria Lynch was the first New Year’s Baby born today at Prisma Health Greer Memorial Hospital.

The six-pound, 6-ounce baby arrived at 4:47 a.m., Wednesday.

Read More


ARTICLE ARCHIVES

Online retailer 193 Mac Store fails to deliver branded goods to U.S. consumers
DEC 31, 2019

Online retailer 193 Mac Store fails to deliver branded goods to U.S. consumers

The Better Business Bureau of the Upstate is warning consumers that 193mac.store is believed to be a scam.

The BBB spent two weeks attempting to contact the business with a non-existent address, an out-of-service phone number, and no response from their support email.

Read More


Hong Kong Ballet seeking 50 dancers
DEC 28, 2019

Hong Kong Ballet has evolved into a vibrant company with a repertoire that combines 19th to 21st century classical masterpieces.
 

Hong Kong Ballet is seeking local dance students to perform in Alice in Wonderland at the Peace Center on Tuesday, April 21, 2020.

Auditions will be held at the International Ballet Somerville Center, 2172 River Road, Greer, on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020. Approximately 50 dancers will be cast.

Read More


Hyco, Greenville County K9, found
DEC 28, 2019

 
Hyco is a 4 year old Belgian Malinios, narcotics detection K9. 

Hyco was located near the area he resides.

Updated Saturday

Read More


Stores, restaurants open on Christmas Day
DEC 24, 2019

Stores, restaurants open on Christmas Day

Traveling or not there are some stores and enough restaurants, mostly national chains, open to satisfy a lot of Americans who prefer the growing number of no-muss-no-fuss tradition of dining out. The stores that are open are mostly combination pharmacy and quick in-and-out stores.

The caveat for all people is to check with your local stores and restaurants for hours opened. Most will be on a shorter schedule.

Read More


6 arrested in brutal murder, buried body found in Greer
DEC 20, 2019

6 arrested in brutal murder, buried body found in Greer

Six people have been arrested in connection with a homicide that Greenville County Sheriff’s Office investigators believe occurred on or about Dec. 1.

A man approached deputies at the Law Enforcement Center, on Monday, Dec. 16, and provided information that a body might have been buried on the property of 3946 Cripple Creek Road in Greer.

Read More


USC Upstate's Kelly sole finalist for University of West Georgia president
DEC 17, 2019

USC Upstate Chancellor Brendan Kelly is the sole finalist to become the new president of the University of West Georgia in Carrollton, Ga.
 

Wire reports

USC Upstate Chancellor Brendan Kelly is the sole finalist to become the new president of the University of West Georgia in Carrollton, Ga.

Read More


Mark Owens named head of combined Winston-Salem organizations
DEC 12, 2019

Mark Owens elected President and CEO of consolidated Wnston-Salem business organizations.
 
 

Mark Owens was elected president and CEO of the consolidated and newly named Greater Winston-Salem (N.C.) Inc. by the boards of the two organizations.

Owens was former President/CEO of the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce. He began with the Winston-Salem chamber in 2017.

Read More


Watch out! Winter weather can make it slippery out there
DEC 12, 2019

Watch out! Winter weather can make it slippery out there
 

Read More


Service dogs help to rebuild and support veterans
DEC 11, 2019

 

Family Features

Read More


Fire shuts down Cannon's, customers will be served from food trailer
DEC 11, 2019

Scotty Cannon said food will be served from a food trailer beginning Thursday.

Fire damaged Cannon’s Drive In restaurant early Tuesday morning that has the restaurant shut down indefinitely.

Firefighters answered a call at 12:11 a.m. Tuesday to the restaurant at 409 Trade Street and found the kitchen on fire. Within 30 minutes firefighters had the fire under control and stopped it from spreading.

Read More


Greer Police arrest Greenville man for murder at laundromat
DEC 7, 2019

Kevin Choice, 40, is charged with murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and criminal conspiracy, according to arrest warrants.
 

Greer Police have arrested a Greenville man and charged him in the fatal shooting on Halloween evening at a laundromat of a man.

Kevin Choice, 40, (also known as Calvin Choice) is charged with murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and criminal conspiracy, according to arrest warrants.

Read More


AIRSYS Cooling Technologies bringing 116 jobs to Greer
DEC 4, 2019

AIRSYS Cooling Technologies bringing 116 jobs to Greer

AIRSYS Cooling Technologies Inc., a global information, communication and technology (ICT) cooling solution provider, announced Tuesday it plans to establish operations in Greer. The company's more than $5 million investment is projected to create 116 new jobs.

The company’s services are designed to provide a wide variety of cooling solutions for schools, data centers, mobile shelters and outdoor telecom cabinets.

Read More


Langley and Associates launch new website
DEC 3, 2019

David Langley
 

Langley and Associates Architects has launched its new website.

The firm, founded by David Langley, celebrates 25 years of serving clients in 2020.

Read More



BROWSE OLDER ARTICLES


2019 - Feb (2) | Jan (33)
2018 - Dec (31) | Nov (41) | Oct (23) | Sep (23) | Aug (32) | Jul (20) | Jun (30) | May (36) | Apr (28) | Mar (26) | Feb (40) | Jan (38)
2017 - Dec (32) | Nov (59) | Oct (37) | Sep (42) | Aug (50) | Aug (1) | Jul (45) | Jun (52) | May (55) | Apr (46) | Mar (43) | Feb (34) | Jan (60)
2016 - Dec (51) | Nov (73) | Oct (78) | Sep (65) | Aug (69) | Jul (69) | Jun (86) | May (75) | Apr (73) | Mar (83) | Feb (75) | Jan (53)
2015 - Dec (78) | Nov (55) | Oct (44) | Sep (51) | Aug (50) | Jul (60) | Jun (53) | May (34) | Apr (40) | Mar (44) | Feb (40) | Jan (47)
2014 - Dec (54) | Nov (38) | Oct (63) | Sep (42) | Aug (50) | Jul (57) | Jun (62) | May (62) | Apr (59) | Mar (58) | Feb (56) | Jan (50)
2013 - Dec (52) | Nov (38) | Oct (25) | Sep (27) | Aug (32) | Jul (33) | Jun (37) | May (37) | Apr (36) | Mar (44) | Feb (49) | Jan (49)
2012 - Dec (40) | Nov (42) | Oct (28) | Sep (22) | Aug (33) | Jul (51) | Jun (32) | May (28) | Apr (38) | Mar (49) | Feb (50) | Jan (22)
2011 - Dec (12) | Nov (30) | Oct (25) | Sep (4) | Jul (1) |

Trending: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, Obituaries, Chon Restaurant, Allen Bennett Hospital