Year in Review: The Top 5 Community Stories of 2018

2018 has brought much news, some long-awaited, to the Greenville community. From…

Gallery: Cancer Survivors Park grand opening

A public ribbon cutting was held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 1, to celebrate the opening of Cancer Survivors Park.

A long and winding journey: The path to Greenville’s Cancer Survivors Park mirrors journey of cancer survivors

The creation of Cancer Survivors Park, Greenville’s newest and perhaps most unique park, in many ways mirrors the journey on which those it is meant to serve find themselves.

Cancer Survivors Park will be an inspiration for generations to come

It will be years before the value of the Cancer Survivors Park is understood. Yet, I can already glimpse its significance.

Cancer Survivors Park’s Children’s Garden named after Dr. William F. Schmidt

The Clement’s Kindness Children’s Garden in the Cancer Survivors Park has been named for Dr. William F. Schmidt III, the medical director of the Greenville Health System Children’s Hospital of Greenville. 

GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail, Cancer Survivors Park boardwalk has reopened

The “cheese grater” bridge is no more. Huzzah!

The 10 projects that will change how you work, live, and experience Greenville

These are the big ones

Community Spotlights: Governor’s School, Children’s Museum Grant, and more.

Highlights in your community this week.

B-Cycle opens new location downtown

The NEXT Innovation Center is the newest location for Greenville B-Cycle, the bicycle-sharing program that provides a bike rental network across downtown.

Swamp Rabbits to Host Stick-It-To-Cancer Night

In support of the Cancer Survivors Park, the Greenville Swamp Rabbits will have a Stick-It-To-Cancer game presented by Bon Secours St. Francis on Feb. 10 against the Orlando Sun Bears.

Cancer Survivors Park boardwalk to close temporarily

Beginning Monday, the Cancer Survivors Park boardwalk will be closed for approximately seven weeks to facilitate the ongoing construction of the Cancer Survivors Park. During the temporary closure, trail users can access Falls Park via Cleveland Street and Camperdown Way.

Cancer Survivors Park breaks ground on second phase

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Sept. 27 for the second phase of the $7.5 million Cancer Survivors Park that will connect Falls and Cleveland parks along the Swamp Rabbit Trail.

Portion of GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail to close temporarily

A section of the Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail that links Cleveland Park to Falls Park will be temporarily closed beginning Tuesday because of work on the second phase of the Cancer Survivors Park.

Work to begin on second phase of Cancer Survivors Park

City gives initial approval to matching $250,000 private gift

Steel wings of hope

Butterfly sculptures land downtown to honor cancer survivors