Lillian Brock Flemming touts record, ability to get things done

Lillian Brock Flemming knows as a single vote on a seven-member City Council, she can’t accomplish much by herself. But her ability to work with residents, fellow councilmembers and the private sector has allowed the veteran council member to get things accomplished. She’s running for another term as District 2 representative.

McDaniel Avenue speed relief could be on its way

Sometimes residents of McDaniel Avenue feel like they live next to a drag strip as cars roar past at speeds up to twice the posted limit. But they could soon get some relief as the Greenville City Council plans to include $100,000 in its 2017-18 capital improvement plan budget for traffic-calming measures on the busy cut-through to downtown from Augusta Street.

Graham says Nunes’ objectivity ‘in question’

The South Carolina Senator had a lot to say about the House Intelligence Committee Chairmen when appearing on NBC’s “Today” show on Tuesday.

SC Congressional GOP hopeful after demise of Trumpcare

South Carolina Republicans see an opportunity to craft a better solution.

Commercial banker Matt Cotner to challenge Lillian Brock Flemming

Lillian Brock Flemming has held the Greenville City Council District 2 seat since 1981, but this election the Democrat has at least one challenger, Republican Matt Cotner.

Mental health advocate Paton Blough to run for Trey Gowdy’s seat

Greenville resident and mental health advocate Paton Blough is planning to run as an independent for South Carolina’s 4th Congressional District in 2018.

City Council candidates tout experience to Alta Vista residents

Filing for the three Greenville City council seats that will be up for grabs hadn’t ended yet, but that didn’t stop five candidates from starting to campaign at the Alta Vista Neighborhood Association’s meeting Tuesday night.

Gowdy troubled Comey didn’t acknowledge leak investigation

U.S. Representative Trey Gowdy isn’t happy about FBI Director James Comey’s decision to remain silent on recent intelligence leaks

Filing opens for Greenville municipal elections today at noon

Anybody interested in running for three Greenville City Council seats that are up for grabs this fall may officially put their hat in the ring today beginning at noon.

Parks are big winners in Greenville’s proposed capital improvement plan

Parks — from the city’s new signature park west of downtown to neighborhood parks scattered throughout the city to the venerable Cleveland Park — would be the big winners in Greenville’s proposed capital improvement plan for next year.

Would your kids like to ride a train to the GVL Zoo?

Modern Greenville has a history of bold ideas and even bolder solutions. When Greenville leaders were trying to lure the Hyatt to Main Street to help give a dying downtown life in the 1970s, it took a bold idea to seal the deal. Under a complicated public-private financial partnership, the city owned the hotel atrium, […]

ACLU suit challenging state’s disturbing schools law dismissed

A lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of South Carolina’s disturbing schools law that had a Travelers Rest High student among the plaintiffs has been dismissed.

New trolley routes should start this summer

Beginning this summer, residents in Alta Vista, West Greenville, Southernside and Hampton-Pinckney neighborhoods will be able to jump on a trolley to get around downtown and to some of the city’s most popular tourist attractions.

GVL County seeks state money for new Batesville Rd. I-85 interchange, Woodruff Rd. fix, other improvements

Charleston County ’s loss could become Greenville County’s gain when it comes to funding major road projects — from a long-planned Woodruff Road bypass to a new interchange on Interstate 85 — through the State Transportation Infrastructure Bank. Greenville County has applied for nearly $168 million to help pay for five major road projects.

Gowdy: No evidence Obama wiretapped Trump’s campaign phones

The South Carolina Republican told Fox News he’s seen no evidence to support President Trump’s claim that Obama wiretapped his campaign phones.