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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Peace Center’s Concert Hall seats replaced after 28 years

Renovations are underway to the Peace Center’s Concert Hall, including replacement of the original 2,111 seats that have occupied the venue since 1990. The project...

Time names Greenville Mayor Knox White one of 31 people changing...

White, who has served as mayor for 23 years, was honored for playing a role in the revitalization of downtown Greenville.

Greenville school district implements clear-bag policy at athletic events

The banned bags include camera cases, briefcases, backpacks, cinch bags, and large purses. The only opaque bags allowed will be small clutch purses, according to the announcement.

City set to begin first phase of Richland Creek restoration projects

The first project will begin in mid-August on a portion of the creek that flows through one of the city’s oldest and most popular greenspaces – McPherson Park.

What does the city have planned at 55 Camperdown? This could...

After a developer proposed an office building on a piece of property along the banks of the Reedy River at the edge of Falls...

Greenville youth outreach program honors legacy of fallen sheriff’s deputy

One year after Deputy Marcus Whitfield was shot in the head and killed in the line of duty, the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office and Whitfield’s family started a summer outreach program named after him for at-risk youth.

Clemson raises its undergraduate tuition

Clemson University students from South Carolina will see a $258 increase in tuition next year after the university’s board unanimously approved a 1.75 percent hike for undergraduate students Friday.  

City considers annexation of Lake Conestee Nature Park

The Greenville City Council Committee for Planning and Neighborhoods will discuss the annexation of the park on Mauldin Road at its meeting Monday.

Greenville County School Board member to resign

Greenville County School Board member Dana Rohleder has announced she will resign from her seat effective Aug. 8. Rohleder, a former teacher who has represented...

Greenville’s growth slows, but challenges it creates remain

Greenville has fallen on the nation’s fastest-growing city list, but Mayor Knox White said that’s not necessarily a bad thing.

Survey: downtown workers would use park and ride, improved bus service

Nearly 4 out of 10 downtown workers would definitely or probably use a park and ride, and 1 in 4 would ride the bus if service were more frequent and had longer hours, according to a downtown area workforce transportation survey released Monday, July 16.

New app allows increased communication between law enforcement, public

The free app is available through the App Store and Google Play by searching “GCSO” or texting “GCSO” to 95577.

Search firm helping Greenville City Council find next city manager

Texas-based executive search firm Springsted|Waters is helping Greenville City Council find the city’s next manager.

Furman University employs ‘lambscaping’ team to maintain solar farm

The university is keeping its solar farm free of weeds with the help of a sheep farmer and his docile four-legged friends.  

Greenville Zoo prepares for first orangutan birth in 12 years

“There are so many moving parts that have gone into this new arrival," Greenville Zoo administrator Jeff Bullock said.

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