Greer Police Department K9s, Boss and Stryker, will each receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.
Duncan Mayor Lisa Scott announced she is running for the S.C. Senate District 12 seat so she can be “a voice of change.”
The 1981 Byrnes High School graduate and manager of Lisa Cooley Scott Properties LLC said her decision to run stems from her desire to see positive changes in a number of areas.
The Greenville County Coroner’s Office identified a man found dead in a Taylors field as 42-year-old Jamie Farrell Howard of Greer.
Coroner Parks Evans said a hunter discovered Howard lying on his back in a wooded area near 30 Burrell Rd., close to Tigerville Friday evening.
The City of Greer is returning to the bidding stage of a Century Park project that could cost more than half a million dollars.
The project, using a matching $200,000 Land and Water Conservation Fund Grant, calls for the construction of a press box, concession stand and restrooms.
The Town of Lyman passed a resolution last week to enter into contract with a local roofing company to replace the roof on the town hall.
According to Mayor Pro Tem Tony Wyatt, the current roof is only five-years-old, but they’ve already begun to experience problems with leaks.
Taylors Lions Club
The Taylors Lions Club building will host BINGO on Feb. 5 from 6 to 9 p.m. Concessions open at 5:30 p.m. Prizes will be awarded. Cards are $5 or three for $10.
The next few months are going to be very busy for the Gateway Project on Interstates 85 and 385, as development swings into motion.
The Greater Greer Education Foundation presented $21,900 in grant money to 19 local school and community projects in Greenville and Spartanburg Counties last Thursday afternoon.
Blue Ridge High: Elaine Steiner,$1,500 for Visualizing Mathematics; Travis Farnham, $1,325.53 for Blue Ridge Tiger News
Authorities say a Greer resident was killed in a single car wreck on Tuesday in Greenville.
According to the Greenville County Coroner’s Office, Alvin Wallace Toney, 60, of Greer, was killed when his dump truck overturned on McKittrick Road in Pelzer. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
A winter storm caused life in Greer to slow down over the weekend, producing several inches of snow and ice.
As schools and businesses closed their doors on Friday, Greer Police say most residents were able to avoid dangerous situations on the roadways.