Veterans Day: Meet the Greenville County Schools staff who’ve served

Here are the men and women of Greenville County Schools who’ve served our country.
Veterans Day

Local organizations fight to help Upstate veterans transition successfully

“Nobody told me I was going to go through a phase of ‘What’s my identity? Who am I?” -Ed Byus, Special Ops veteran

“Say His Name” panel will examine past social injustices in Upstate

Panel will raise awareness about Green’s story and invite discussion about current community issues

Dowe, DeWorken win contested council races

After a contested race, two opponents come together in good faith and mutual appreciation
Soteria

Soteria is helping the least of these with auctions during 20th anniversary celebration

Soteria, a local nonprofit reentry program started by Jerry Blassingame, is holding a live and silent auction on Nov. 7 to raise money for the nonprofit.
Greenville City Council

Greenville City Council candidate preview: In their words, on the issues

All four city council candidates took time from campaigning to come to our office recently for an in-depth discussion on the issues.

Op-Ed: At-large candidate Dorothy Dowe in her own words

City-council hopeful Dowe wants to give constituents a voice regarding city’s growth and change.

Republican City Council candidate George Fletcher on the issues

Fletcher is running against Dorothy Dowe for the council’s at-large seat.

Op-Ed: At-large candidate George Fletcher in his own words

City council-hopeful Fletcher believes smart city technology can help tackle affordable housing and transit issues.

Democrat City Council candidate Dorothy Dowe on the issues

Dowe is running against George Fletcher for the council’s at-large seat.

Op-Ed: District 1 candidate John DeWorken in his own words

Greenville City council-hopeful John DeWorken wants to balance growth with championing neighborhoods.

Democrat City Council candidate Matt Johnson on the issues

Johnson is running against John DeWorken for the District 1 seat.

Op-Ed: District 1 candidate Matt Johnson in his own words

Greenville City council-hopeful Matt Johnson says he is the “independent voice” Greenville needs.
Swamp Rabbit Trail extension

Swamp Rabbit Trail extension meeting to be held next week

The so-called “Master Plan Kick-Off Meeting” is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 4, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 p.m. at the University Center Greenville Auditorium, located at 225 South Pleasantburg Drive.
Woodside Mill

Revitalization begins at historic Woodside Mill

Woodside Mill, once one of the largest textile mills in the world, is being renovated into a 307 unit luxury apartment complex.