For more than 15 years, Ron and Gail Eanes had been providing and serving food for the Greer Soup Kitchen as a way of reaching a community in need. But in 2015, the Eanes decided that something needed to be done for those who were hungry and homeless in Wellford, Lyman, Duncan, Startex, and Jackson.
With renowned rock violinist Mark Wood, Spartanburg District Five students learned more than just how to play rock music on their stringed instruments.
Listeners have a chance to keep the light on at WPJM 800 AM by supporting the Gospel radio station’s month-long radio thon.
It’s been 28 years since WPJM the Light’s owner and general manager Bobby Cohen began broadcasting Gospel radio from the station on Tryon Street.
Spirit may be an immeasurable characteristic, but at Greer Middle College Charter High School, the amount of money raised is telling of just how much students care for each other.
Senior projects may be required at Greer Middle College, but several students are going beyond what is required this year.
Miss Greater Greer Teen Berkley Bryant
Berkley Bryant was crowned Miss Greater Greer Teen Saturday night following a tap dance routine to “Runaway Baby” by Bruno Mars (above).
Ella Sudduth Nichols celebrated a century of life on Saturday.
Born on Jan. 16, 1916, friends and family joined Ella at her home in Greer to ring in her 100th birthday.
“We had so many relatives and so many friends come by. It was just a wonderful experience,” said her son, Jerry Nichols.
On Saturday night, Anna Brown and Emma Kate Rhymer will pass on their Greater Greer titles, but the community natives will always represent where they come from.
“Holding a Greer title is definitely a job, but it’s a great job,” said Brown, who logged more than 300 hours volunteering and making community appearances.
Miss Greater Greer • Miss Greater Greer Teen Pageant
Saturday, January 16 • 7 p.m.
Greer High Auditorium
Miss Greater Greer Contestants
Competing in interview, swimwear, talent, evening gown
From the style of beer to its brewing location, everything about 13 Stripes suggests history, tradition and good times.