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.

ShalomFest celebrates Jewish cuisine from matzah to hamentaschen

In a time of political and social unrest, the Greenville Jewish community is using food to bring us together.

GVL’s Marcus King Band to appear on CBS This Morning

Since being “discovered” by Warren Haynes of Gov’t Mule and the Allman Bros., Greenville’s own Marcus King Band has been on an upward trajectory that has landed them on the Billboard’s Blues charts and taken them around the country on the jam-band circuit. If any local band is poised to break it big as a […]

5K fundraiser honoring former Boy Scout enters its second year

In July 2013, Greenville mourned the loss of the McManus and Antonakos families, who were killed in a plane crash while vacationing together in Alaska.

Monarch Elementary named Palmetto’s Finest winner, A.J. Whittenberg is a finalist

Monarch Elementary was named one of five Palmetto’s Finest Schools Tuesday. A.J. Whittenberg Elementary was a finalist for the award, considered by many as the top state award South Carolina schools can win.

Roll Out

From refined to rock-and-roll, a showcase of styles for the bar cart

City seeking requests for new West End sculpture to replace Shoeless Joe

The City of Greenville’s Public Art Committee is soliciting request for qualifications (RFQ) for designs of a 3D sculpture that will replace the Shoeless Joe Jackson statue previously located at the corner of South Main and Augusta and River streets.

What’s Happening This Weekend: March 24–26

Every Thursday, we give you a list of 10 events happening this weekend in the Upstate.

Roper Mountain’s Forgotten History

Much of the science center’s past has been largely forgotten by the public at large. This is the story of those lost years.

Cartoon: Stegelin takes on Domestic Violence Funds

This week, cartoonist Steve Stegelin sets his sights on South Carolina’s restoration of domestic violence funds

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.

Award-winning film about Syrian refugees coming to Greenville March 26

“Salam Neighbor” follows the lives of Syrian children and others in the Za’atari Refugee Camp in Jordan. “Salam” means “peace” in Arabic and is a common greeting, like saying “Hello.”

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