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Pickleball players from all over the Carolinas traveled to Tryon Recreation Center last week to help raise money for Adaptive Pickleball to purchase their goal of four wheelchairs.

Red Robin Tournament

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Last Wednesday through Saturday, Greer non-profit Adaptive Pickleball (APB) hosted its annual charity tournament to help raise money for the organization and for the purchase of four wheelchairs.

The annual barrel race event has raised up to $20,000 in the past and continues to honor both Skyla Strong and those fighting their battles with cancer.

Bill Jenkins Memorial Barrel Race benefits Skyla Strong Foundation

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The annual Skyla Strong Barrel Race was held last Saturday at Lakeside Arena, located on Mays Bridge Road in Greer.

All proceeds went to the Skyla Strong Foundation, as the fundraiser event focuses on helping those fighting cancer. At the sixth annual Skyla Strong Barrel Race, the Bill Jenkins Memorial was honored.

Children in the Victor Grammar School first grade class of 1955 posed for a picture during the years that McAbee said was the age of WWII baby boomers.

Memories of Greer

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A 1967 Greer High graduate recalls his childhood and grade-school years, having grown up in Greer and then returning to his roots in his hometown.

His story reflects the innocence of his era and the days gone by in Greer.


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