The 10th annual Merle State Hunger Walk will take place this Sunday, Nov. 23, at 2 p.m. The walk, benefiting the Greer Soup Kitchen, will begin at Memorial United Methodist.
A memorial was established for Greer High senior Samantha Rybikowsky, who passed away on Saturday.
A Greer High School senior was killed in single-vehicle car crash Saturday on Highway 414 at Burrells Road, Taylors. According to the Greenville County Coroner’s office, 17-year-old Samantha Rybikowsky, of Holiday Road, Greer, ran off the road at a curve and hit a tree at around 6:30 a.m.
Construction could soon begin on a washed out section of Memorial Drive Extension in Greer, which has been closed since August.
Greer residents will likely be waiting until spring to see Memorial Drive Extension reopen, South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) officials say. Part of the road, located near Second Baptist Church, was washed out over a drainage pipe in August, causing two vehicles to crash.
Despite the heartbreaking loss, Greer is expecting great things from its young team.
Greer’s Cinderella football season turned into a pumpkin Friday night when the wheels came off the Yellow Jacket’s golden chariot on Dooley Field.
It was a tough night for the Yellow Jackets, who picked up their first loss of the season against Belton-Honea Path in the second round of the Class AAA state playoffs.
Despite the disappointing end to Greer High’s enviable 11-1 football season, even better things may be in store for 2015.
Byrnes quarterback Micah Young tossed five touchdowns during the Rebels’ 42-28 win over Boiling Springs.
The Rebels are moving on in the Class I-AAAA state playoffs, and they have junior quarterback Micah Young to thank. An injured Young tossed five touchdown passes during Byrnes’ 42-28 victory over Boiling Springs, keeping his team’s season alive.
A memorial was established for Greer High senior Samantha Rybikowsky, who passed away on Saturday.
Construction could soon begin on a washed out section of Memorial Drive Extension in Greer, which has been closed since August.
Despite the heartbreaking loss, Greer is expecting great things from its young team.
It was a tough night for the Yellow Jackets, who picked up their first loss of the season against Belton-Honea Path in the second round of the Class AAA state playoffs.
Byrnes quarterback Micah Young tossed five touchdowns during the Rebels’ 42-28 win over Boiling Springs.

Sports

Despite the heartbreaking loss, Greer is expecting great things from its young team.

Greer’s Cinderella football season turned into a pumpkin Friday night when the wheels came off the Yellow Jacket’s golden chariot on Dooley Field.

Living Here

Kim Johnson, Operation Christmas Child volunteer coordinator, binds donated boxes with rubber bands at the Joshua’s Way collection site Tuesday.

Operation Christmas Child is a charity that provides shoeboxes filled with needed items for children in poverty-stricken areas of the world in more than 150 countries, and drop-off centers are open

Happening

Obituaries

Ruby Louise Howard Surner, 75, widow of John Carlton Surner, died Oct. 22, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital.

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