Riverside 31, Eastside 7
Phil Smith earned his first win as head coach at Riverside Friday night as Warriors Nation showed up en masse at Eastside. The Warriors were 0-11 in Smith’s first year of coaching.
Riverside ended a 19-game losing streak, Greer rallied to beat Clinton and Blue Ride went into overtime to edge Wade Hampton tonight.
Riverside 31, Eastside 7
Phil Smith earned his first win as head coach at Riverside. The Warriors were 0-11 in Smith’s first year of coaching. Ryan Cerino ran for two touchdowns, passed for a score to Robert Morrow, Dondre Thompson scored on a 4-yard run and Antoine Kahale kicked a field goal to lead the Warriors. Riverside never trailed in the rivalry that saw two skirmishes with Darius Smith ejected and ineligible to play against Greer next Friday.
Bojangles’ at Buncombe is considered another feather in the development of the Buncombe Road/Hwy. 14 to Wade Hampton Blvd. corridor.
The fast-food restaurant had its ribbon cutting today with city executives and Bojangles’ corporate officials officially welcoming customers to its first store serving the rapidly growing Riverside community.
Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) is accepting applications for congressional internships in his Washington, D.C., North Charleston, Columbia and Greenville offices for the fall.
The intern program is open to undergraduate and graduate students who have strong interest in public service, government and press. All internships are unpaid, but provide students valuable work experience and an opportunity to work with professionals in legislative, constituent services and press roles.
Bojangles’ at 900 S. Buncombe Road will open Monday at 5 a.m. It’s the newest brand franchise for local restaurateurs Allen and Lee Johnston, of Chix and Bix LLC.
A grand opening will be celebrated Wednesday at 11 a.m. with Mayor Rick Danner, other dignitaries and “Big Bo”, Bojangles’ mascot attending the ribbon cutting.
Greenville County Schools students and parents now have several options to report instances of bullying, harassment and intimidation.
They may confidentially call the Greenville County Schools Bullying Hotline at 864-45-BULLY (864-452-8559) or email Greenville County Schools at [email protected]. They may also report anonymously by clicking here.
The FCA Jamboree, with Riverside, Blue Ridge and Eastside scheduled to play Saturday, has been cancelled.
With 5 games, each for one half, the activity and a 60 percent chance of more rain Saturday threatened to tear up Wren High School's field. Wren's season begins Aug. 29 at home versus Woodmont.