Living Here

Miller Claire and her mother Ashley Latham.

Steel magnolias

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“It was August 6. It was like any other day.”

Local mother Ashley Latham and her 17-month-old daughter Miller Claire had a routine every weekend, and August 6 was no different.

A stroll to Thornblade Club. Playing on the swing set. Picking leaves off trees.

Shirlee Rollins - Greer’s first female mayor

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Ever since the establishment of Greer, women have played a very pivotal role in the city’s history. During a time when women were known for mostly who their husbands were, many women found ways to become influential monetarily and help aid the community. 


Hostas, coral bells, and ferns grow together in the shade for a beautiful display of green and purple colors. Snipes said the first thing a gardener should determine is how much sun a bed receives to dictate what plants can safely grow there.

Spring into action

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March is both cold and warm, where spring meets winter’s end and prepares gardeners for a season of warmth and growth.

But when is it warm enough to start planting? When should a gardener begin to prepare soil? Where should certain roots grow? And what are some tips for sprouting gardeners?

Wehunt has worked at a few different dealerships throughout the Greer area, getting his start in the business washing cars at the dealership where his father was the service manager. He’s been in the business ever since.

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Mike Wehunt greets everyone with a smile and a firm handshake, and after talking to him for only five minutes, he has customers stuck in a giggle fit.

Wehunt works at Fred Anderson Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, located along E. Wade Hampton Blvd., Greer, and has been selling cars to the community of Greer for 51 years.


Sibert shakes the hand of Duane Parrish, Director of South Carolina Parks, Recreation, and Tourism, after receiving his title of 2024 SC Chef Ambassador.

Order up!

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He was raised in a family with a love for cooking, sparking his passion for it at an early age. From making sauces in the kitchen as a child, to applying for culinary school later in life, to opening his own restaurant right here in Greer, Michael Sibert has now been appointed by Governor Henry McMaster a 2024 South Carolina Chef Ambassador.


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