State swimming champ Team Greenville prepares to become privately run

Team Greenville, a competitive swim team that just won its first state championship in 14 years, is preparing to become a privately run sports program.

George Hincapie, Jimmie Johnson confirmed for Assault on Mt. Mitchell

The 42nd Annual Assault on Mt. Mitchell presented by Greenville Health System will feature some famous faces.

Gringos to host human foosball tournament

Teams of six can sign up for $75 at the restaurant, located at 11 Falls Park Drive.

With TreeHugger Customs, Matt McClain has branched out from backyard treehouses

As a child, Matt McClain helped his grandfather work on his farm, a vast 2,000-acre property in central Missouri.

Climb Upstate gym to host New Year’s competition

On Jan. 7, climbers from across the Southeast will gather at Climb Upstate in Spartanburg, the region’s largest indoor rock climbing gym, for the second annual Rockin’ The New Year Climbing Competition.

Poe Mill Wheel Park scores a consultant but needs money for plans

The park has since gotten the attention of the Tony Hawk Foundation and the Street League Skateboard Foundation, whose executive director, Josh Friedman, will be leading the 2020 Olympic effort for the United States.

Never underestimate the power of parks to revitalize an area

Within two years of Falls Park opening, $150 million in private investment was made in the West End and, just like that, an area that had seen just a fraction of the activity of upper Main Street began to come alive.

Making City Park more accessible for nearby residents

Accessibility — it’s one of the biggest challenges that consultants hired to come up with the final plan for the proposed City Park in Greenville’s west side faced when they sketched out their ideas.

The Good: GHS renames recreation area

Greenville Health System (GHS) honored Entercom Upstate’s nine-year commitment to raising funds for GHS Children’s Hospital by renaming a Children’s Hospital family recreation area after the organization.

Work to extend Swamp Rabbit Trail moving forward

County to put rail removal out to bid, engineers studying bridges

Senior golfers tee off at the Chanticleer Invitational

Elite senior and super senior golfers had the chance to tee up last weekend at the sixth annual Chanticleer National Senior Invitational.

Scottish games

They’re baaaack – and badder than ever. It’s awesome how much Greenville has come to love the marauding Scots – unlike many poor villages of centuries ago.

Caine Halter Family YMCA dedicates Spirit Center

The Spirit Center and Amphitheater overlooks the Reedy River and enhances the YMCA’s delivery of quality youth and educational programs, as well as special events.

All aboard the Swamp Rabbit Station at Berea

The Swamp Rabbit Station at Berea is a “pocket park,” or mini-park, located at the intersection of Sulphur Springs Road and the GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail in the Berea neighborhood of Greenville County.

Everyone into the pool

5 places children can get swimming lessons this summer