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In September of this year, Joyce Scott Chapter NSDAR Regent Kathy Girouard presented a Freedom Lantern to Homer Owens in appreciation for his service in WWII.

A Veteran’s Salute

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Raised in the Tucapau textile mill community between Greer and Spartanburg, Homer Owens wanted to join the Navy along with his friends in response to Pearl Harbor.

Kathy Girouard, local regent of Greer’s Joyce Scott Chapter of the Daughter of the American Revolution, recently conducted a two-hour interview with Owens.

Mike Johnson and Toni Arms shared a kiss following the surprise proposal on Friday.

Proposal takes the stage

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On Friday evening at Greer City Park, the fourth annual Bluegrass Festival took place from 6-9 p.m., but it was a proposal during New River Bluegrass band’s performance that stole the show.

Mike Johnson, guitarist, performed “Making Memories of Us” by Keith Urban, and then got down on one knee and asked his girlfriend to marry him.

Julia (Judy) Pitts delivered more than 170 crocheted hats for students at the South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind recently.

Moore woman crochets 170 hats

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No matter their age, everyone loves to receive a thoughtful gift; however, there’s something extra special when the gift received was made by hand.

Julia (Judy) Pitts of Moore delivered more than 170 crocheted hats for the students at the South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind on Tuesday, Oct. 3.


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