Fall is in the air, which means it’s time to get busy at Greer Community Ministries (GCM).   The eighth annual Benson OctoberFAST Classic Car Show and Twilight 5K, a fundraiser benefiting the organization, is set for Saturday, Oct. 4 at Greer First Baptist Church.
Jay Hayes
Jay Hayes was named Lyman’s new police chief during a special called town council meeting on Sept. 17. The news comes following the resignation of Police Chief Terry Richards, who officials said was named in a letter sent to council regarding accusations of an affair.
The new Kohl’s, occupying 66,000 square feet, will hold a grand opening on Friday, Sept. 26 at 8:45 a.m.
Kohl’s department store is now open for business in Greer. With an official grand opening slated for this Friday, Sept. 26, the retail chain is the newest tenant at Piedmont Marketplace, a shopping center on West Wade Hampton Boulevard.
Antonio McGowan and the Byrnes defense knocked off rival Gaffney by a score of 29-7 Friday night on the road.
The Rebels are back on track. After picking up its first loss of the season against De La Salle in week three, Byrnes bounced back for a 29-7 rivalry win over Gaffney Friday night. Head coach Brian Lane said he was eager to see how his team would respond to adversity.
Blue Ridge quarterback Jay Urich scrambles during a win over Eastside Friday night.
Blue Ridge made a statement during its first region win of the season, knocking off Eastside 28-0 on the road Friday night. With the win, the Tigers move to 3-1 on the year while Eastside falls to 1-3.
Greer running back Adrian McGee helped his Yellow Jackets remain unbeaten, dashing for a score during a 28-13 win over Emerald.
For the third time this season, the Yellow Jackets were forced to fight from behind to remain unbeaten. Despite several early turnovers and miscues, Greer earned its fourth win of the season last Friday night at Emerald, taking the region matchup by a score of 28-13. For Greer, it was all about defense.
Jay Hayes
The new Kohl’s, occupying 66,000 square feet, will hold a grand opening on Friday, Sept. 26 at 8:45 a.m.
Antonio McGowan and the Byrnes defense knocked off rival Gaffney by a score of 29-7 Friday night on the road.
Blue Ridge quarterback Jay Urich scrambles during a win over Eastside Friday night.
Greer running back Adrian McGee helped his Yellow Jackets remain unbeaten, dashing for a score during a 28-13 win over Emerald.

Sports

Antonio McGowan and the Byrnes defense knocked off rival Gaffney by a score of 29-7 Friday night on the road.

The Rebels are back on track.

After picking up its first loss of the season against De La Salle in week three, Byrnes bounced back for a 29-7 rivalry win over Gaffney Friday night.

Living Here

An exaltation of doves is released at a memorial ceremony on Sept. 11, honoring the victims of those lost in the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center in New York City in 2001.

Before doves served as military messengers, religions believed them to be messengers of hope and peace and the Holy Ghost. The symbolism of doves holds a long history.

Happening

Obituaries

Maxine Lee Southern went to meet our Lord and Savior on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. She passed peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family.

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