Riverside enjoys its first season out of the premier region in the state, Region II-4A, but still faces formidable competition in a new class 5A Region II-AAAAA. Greenwood, Mauldin, Wade Hampton and Laurens offer competition that will be challenging.
Warriors Head Coach Phil Smith said he wasn’t particularly in a happy mood on the first day of practice Friday morning.
The School District of Greenville County and the City of Greer have renewed a lease agreement for the softball/baseball and football fields at Riverside Middle School.
The 5-year renewal, $1 a year, is effective Sept. 1 through August 2021. The city will play for all utilities associated with the fields while using the facilities.
Abigail "Abby" Busha, of Greer, is the 2016 Miss South Carolina USA Ambassador Preteen and will compete at the national pageant to be held in Palm Harbor, Fla., July 27-31.
Busha’s platform, "Fostering Futures", was created with her brother as inspiration.
Lowes Foods is hiring more than 100 people for its first grocery store in the Upstate at Riverside Commons.
The new concept store, to be built at the corner of Hammett Bridge Road and Suber Road, will be 42,500 square feet. Lowes is building other stores in the Upstate in an aggressive marketing campaign.