It's a once-in-a-lifetime event, and it's happening right here in Greer.

For a few moments Monday afternoon, activity at Greer City Park and many more Upstate locations will come to a halt as a total solar eclipse takes place.

Lyman Administrator Gregg Miller (right) showed proposed playground plans to residents Monday night at the town’s council meeting.

Lyman project moves forward

Lyman will relocate the old library off Spartanburg Road to create access from the amphitheater to a proposed playground, council decided Monday night.

Lyman Town Council unanimously approved a revised timeline for the project and allocated $20,000 from the Hospitality Fund to relocate the library onto a permanent foundation.

Katie Howell

GDC hires Howell

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The Greer Development Corporation (GDC) has hired Katie Howell to lead efforts in marketing and research.

Howell previously served as senior coordinator of marketing and events for JAXUSA Partnership in Florida.


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Bulldozers razed the former Phil’s Music location on Wade Hampton Boulevard this week. The property is owned by Halpern Partners LLC.

Greer Middle College Board President Eddie Burch, left, and principal Jimmy Armstrong celebrate after cutting the ribbon on the new GMC facility.

GMC marks milestone

A ribbon cutting ceremony on Sunday marked a historic moment for the Greer Middle College (GMC) Charter High School.

Since 2009, GMC has operated out of portable trailers rented from Greenville County Schools behind the Greenville Technical College Benson Campus. Now, students and teachers have a new building to call home.


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