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Blue Ridge softball has pieces in place to make run through SC playoffs  Greenville News

The tight-knit Blue Ridge High School softball team has grown up playing together and set to make a run through the state playoffs.



Blue Ridge High spotlighted on High School Red Zone Kickoff  WSPA.com

GREER, SC (WSPA)- Blue Ridge High School is the site of our Daybreak High School Red Zone Kickoff. The Tigers (3-6) play the Greer Yellowjackets (8-1) at ...



Greenville County Sheriff's Office investigating inappropriate relationship at Blue Ridge High  Greenville News

The Greenville County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that it had received information on Jan. 30 from administrators at Blue Ridge High School in Greer ...



Blue Ridge football has new football coach  GreerToday

James Thurn has been named the new head football coach at Blue Ridge High School. He replaces Shane Clark, who resigned after five seasons (21-33 record ...



Greater Greer Education Foundation awards $9166.74 in grants to area schools  GreerToday

The Greater Greer Education Foundation awarded $9166.74 in grants Wednesday to 10 area schools. The grant requests were submitted by teachers at the ...



Summaries of 17 Greenville County teacher misconduct cases since 2015  Greenville News

Since 2015, the S.C. Board of Education has handled 17 teacher misconduct cases in Greenville County that have involved criminal charges or misconduct ...



Blue Ridge grad serving aboard combat ship USS Tulsa  GreerToday

A 2000 Blue Ridge High School graduate and Greer native is serving aboard the future USS Tulsa, a combat ship home ported in San Diego. Petty Officer 1st ...



Blue Ridge High School FBLA wins recognition at State Leadership Conference  GreerToday

Members of the Blue Ridge High School Future Business Leaders of America chapter won recognition in several competitive events at the FBLA State ...



Southern, BRHS catcher, signs with Toccoa College  GreerToday

Brandon Southern, a catcher with Blue Ridge High School, has signed to play baseball for Toccoa College in Toccoa, Ga. Wednesday was the official signing ...



South Carolina Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette visits Anderson and talks education reform  Anderson Independent Mail

South Carolina's first woman lieutenant governor touted an education reform bill during a speech to the 1st Monday Club of Anderson.



Greer, Blue Ridge seniors awarded $10000 scholarships from CBL Foundation  GreerToday

CBL Charitable Foundation has awarded $10000 higher education scholarships to three local students. Greer High School seniors Candace Jensen and ...



Chase Christ is Blue Ridge Homecoming Queen  GreerToday

Chase Christ was named the Blue Ridge High School Homecoming Queen. Christ was escorted by her father, Christ at halftime of the game. Chase's mother is ...



Cops: Ask help to ID suspects, anything in brutal crime  GreerToday

Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office are looking for help in identifying individuals who robbed a convenience store owner and then viciously ...



$10.8 CenterG launched with, appropriately, a groundbreaking | GreerToday.com  GreerToday

The $10.8 million streetscape project – CenterG – that will take place in the City of Greer's central business district for the next 18 months, was launched today ...



Bass tournament April 6 at Lake Robinson  GreerToday

A bass fishing tournament is scheduled April 6 at Lake Robinson. It's the second year the Greer Centennial Lions Club has hosted the tournament that is a ...



100 deadliest days for teen drivers  GreerToday

More than 1050 people were killed in crashes involving a teen driver in 2016 during the 100 Deadliest Days, the period between Memorial Day and Labor Day.



Eastside dominates Greer wrestlers  GreerToday

Eastside beat Greer 72-9 in a Region II AAAA dual wrestling match Wednesday night at Eastside High School. The Eagles won all its matches by pins. Greer's ...



Greenville County deputy fired after charge of domestic violence charge  GreerToday

A Greenville County Deputy has been terminated after being involved in a domestic violence incident. Michael Valdario was terminated when the Travelers Rest ...



Greer ranked No. 6 in 4A, play No. 7 Westside on Friday  GreerToday

Greer High School is ranked No. 6 in Class 4A in the first South Carolina High School Media football poll. Greer plays its opening game at Class 5A No. 7 ranked ...



Blue Ridge JROTC earns "exceeds standards"  GreerToday

The Air Force Junior ROTC instructors and cadets of Blue Ridge High School earned an overall unit assessment “Exceeds Standards”, the highest rating ...



McAbee is National Merit Finalist  GreerToday

Carson McAbee, a senior at St. Joseph's Catholic School in Greenville, has been named a 2018 National Merit Finalist. McAbee, from Greer, is among students ...



Brashiers gift NGU building to Greer campus for adult expansion  GreerToday

North Greenville University is expanding its presence in Greer, to open up more opportunities for adult learners. Travelers Rest philanthropist Dr. T. Walter ...



It's a sad day: Nancy Welch's valiant battle with cancer comes to an end  GreerToday

Greer is wearing a heavy heart today. Nancy Welch, former television personality, iconic ambassador for greater Greer, and the brightest star supporting ...



Ex-Blue Ridge High coach accused of sending sexual texts  Greenville News

A former volunteer coach at Blue Ridge High School was arrested this week following allegations of inappropriate conduct with one of his players.



BRHS receives Air Force JROTC 2014-2015 Distinguished Unit Award  GreerToday

Unit SC-20023 at Blue Ridge High School has been selected as one of 278 units to receive the 2014-2015 Air Force JROTC Distinguished Unit Award.



Jerry Henson Field dedicated for beloved Blue Ridge coach and teacher  GreerToday

Jerry Henson, for more than 50 years has left his mark on the Blue Ridge Athletic Program, the community and has coached and mentored many former athletes ...



Greer Christmas Parade official lineup  GreerToday

PARADE LINEUP Starts 2:30 p.m. at Clock Restaurant on W. Poinsett Street, turns left on S. Main and ends at the J. Harley Bond Career Center.



Investigators probe stabbing deaths of male, female at hotel Wade Hampton Blvd.  GreerToday

Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office are conducting a death investigation Monday afternoon at the InTown Suites, located at 2504 Wade ...



Upstate man arrested on multiple sex offenses  GreerToday

Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office have arrested 57 year-old, William Warren Smith, Jr. for Lewd Act on a Child under 14 years of age and ...



Greenville County Schools release number of students participating in National Walkout  FOX Carolina

The Greenville County School District, which did not sanction National School Walk-Out Day, released a list of numbers of students who participated.



Sunday's Christmas Parade cancelled  GreerToday

Sunday's Greer Christmas Parade has been cancelled. The parade was scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Sunday but weather predictions are calling for snow ...



Greer HS Hall of Fame accepting nominations  GreerToday

Nominations for the Greer High School Hall of Fame are being accepted. Athletes must have graduated at least five years before becoming eligible. Criteria are ...



It's a boy! First baby of 2019 at Greer Memorial  GreerToday

Daniel Sidikov, born to parents Siroj and Yuliya Sidikov, was the first baby of 2019 born at Greer Memorial Hospital. Daniel was born at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 1 and is 8 ...



Greer Bi-Lo is one of several closing in the Upstate  GreerToday

Southern Grocers announced on Thursday that four BI-LO stores in the Upstate are closing on or before March 25. The Greer store at 14154 E. Wade Hampton ...



Pair arrested for Locust Hill murder and double shooting  greertoday.com

Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office have charged 22 year-old, Adam Thomas Byrum and 21 year-old, Corina Veronica Castro in connection ...



Police ask for public's help locating suspect  GreerToday

A Greer woman is wanted for a residential burglary that occurred on New Year's Day. The Greer Police Department (GPD) is requesting assistance from the ...



Watch/Listen: SC Senate Dist. 6 Debate  106.3 WORD

Watch S.C. Senate Dist. 6 Debate.



Evan Duke: Thank you from Foothills Philharmonic for a wonderful season  GreerToday

By Evan Duke On December 15, Foothills Philharmonic held its annual Christmas Concert. This has become one of the biggest events of the year as we host our ...



Baseball player from Upstate collapses at practice, dies  GreerToday

A baseball player with ties to North Greenville University and former standout at Travelers Rest High School collapsed and died Friday. Parker Neff, 21 died after ...



Spirit Week for Greer Middle College Charter HS set  GreerToday

I am a Student Government Representative from Greer Middle College Charter High School. Our Spirit Week is quickly approaching, and we want to make sure ...



Blue Ridge softball player overcomes two knee surgeries: 'Her story's pretty rare'  Greenville News

Blue Ridge all-state softball player Gabi Howard, a UNC Greensboro signee, succeeds after surgery on each knee.



Blue Ridge/Foothills, Wade Hampton/Taylors, Travelers Rest queens crowned  GreerToday

The Miss South Carolina workshop weekend is scheduled Feb. 26-28 in Columbia. Among the beauty queens from greater Greer attending the event are the ...



Eastside, Greer dominate All-Region II team  GreerToday

The All-Region II-AAAA football team was announced Monday with Eastside and Greer dominating the 44-player team. Jordan Morgan, quarterback for Eastside ...



Hall of Famer AJ Jones' football career brought him to Brazil and back  Index-Journal

Before playing Division II football, a stint on a Brazilian American football team, and a high school coaching career, Alexander “AJ” Jones anchored the Emerald ...



GSP keeps the entire family entertained with free livestreams  GreerToday

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) is the first airport in the United States to provide travelers free livestreaming of ToonMobile, a compilation of ...



Crawford is new principal at Greer Middle College Charter HS  GreerToday

Fred Crawford is the new Principal/Executive Director at Greer Middle College Charter High School for the 2018-2019 school year. Crawford served as ...



Kevin Krause turned to education to give his life meaning  GreerToday

Editor's Note: Today's story on Kevin Krause is the first of a bi-monthly feature by Brian Peahuff to share inspirational, powerful stories about people who have ...



Spiak, seafood entrepreneur, dies  GreerToday

A seafood visionary and titan in Greer who impacted restaurants from the Upstate to around the country died Monday. Nicholas John Spiak. Jr., affectionately ...



Creform is shedding some light on inspection process  GreerToday

Creform Corporation has developed a lighted workstation for a quality inspection application. The workstation is built with a heavy-duty frame constructed by ...



Memorial service today for Upstate professor's son, 11  GreerToday

A memorial *service* is scheduled today (Wednesday, Feb. 13) for a sixth-grade student who was the beloved son of a University of South Carolina Upstate ...



Williams, Rutledge in same company at U.S. Military Academy  GreerToday

Thomas Williams of Blue Ridge High School and Victor Rutledge of Riverside High School attended a formal dinner at The United States Military Academy at ...



Youth soccer coach arrested for criminal sexual assault with a minor, YMCA responds  GreerToday

Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office have arrested 41 year-old, Eduardo Mendoza for Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor 3rd degree.



Greenville County Schools assistant principal arrested  Greenville News

An assistant principal at Blue Ridge High School groped and fondled a teacher without consent on school grounds, the Greenville County Sheriff's Office said.



Cops for Tots toys, money donations ongoing  GreerToday

The Cops for Tots program started in 1988 when officers with the Greer Police Department bought and delivered presents to one family in the Sunnyside ...



Greer High basketball player found dead in his bed  GreerToday

High School boys senior basketball player Nathan Tyler Moore was found dead in his bed Tuesday. “He was very caring, always smiling, made friends easily ...



Blue Ridge standouts sign: Henderson with Clemson and Southern with Toccoa Falls  GreerToday

Two Blue Ridge High School outstanding baseball players signed national letters of intent Friday. Elijah Henderson, an infielder, who already owns several ...



District 5 superintendent Scott Turner to retire at end of school year  GreerToday

Dr. Scott Turner will retire as Superintendent of The Spartanburg District Five Schools at the end of the 2018-19 school year. His retirement will come at the end ...



Greer High School Athletic Hall of Fame nominations now being accepted  greertoday.com

The Greer High School Booster Club is accepting nominations for induction into the Athletic Hall of Fame. Nominees must have graduated from Greer High ...



Frontier increasing service between GSP, Denver  GreerToday

Frontier Airlines will double the number of flights between Denver and Greenville-Spartanburg airport. Twice weekly nonstop flights will increase to four time a ...



Greer places 9 players, Blue Ridge 7 on All-Region football team  GreerToday

The 2013 All-Region II-AAA football team selections have been announced. Below are the schools and players. Region Champion Greer placed nine players on ...



Third arrest in Willis case made in Greer Saturday  GreerToday

First two arrests in W.E. Ellis case Sheriff Johnny Mack Brown announced a third arrest in the W.E. Willis case.



Baseball seniors recognized as careers come to an end  GreerToday

Blue Ridge, Greer and Riverside high school baseball seniors were honored last week as the regular season wound down. Among the seniors were a half ...



Man dies after crash on Brushy Creek Road  GreerToday

A crash on Brushy Creek Road has taken the life of a Greer man Saturday, The Greer Police Department responded to a traffic collision at 3:25 pm that was ...



Dowd resigns as President/CEO from Greer Chamber after five months  GreerToday

Marjorie Dowd has resigned as President/CEO of the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce effective immediately. She has only served since March 1.



Time to register for Christmas Parade  GreerToday

The parade route is 1.1 miles beginning at Poinsett Street and Memorial Drive and ending at N. Main Street and Cunningham Drive. Parade lineup starts at 1:15 ...



Arrests made in brutal attack, robbery of store owners  GreerToday

Two people have been arrested in connection the brutal attack and robbery of the owners of the W.E. Willis store on Highway 414 in September. The Greenville ...



McKaela Rowland debuts as main ballerina in L'Automne  GreerToday

By GEORGIA GAY Walking into International Ballet, instructors can be heard shouting typical ballerina jargon. As ballerinas dance around the room, perfecting ...



Rita Allison: Education reform continues to dominate legislature  GreerToday

By RITA ALLISONDistrict 36 Education reform was once again in the forefront this week. As always, I am grateful and pleased with all of the comments I have ...



Meals on Wheels golf tournament registration, sponsorships open  GreerToday

The 22nd annual Dick Brooks Honda Meals on Wheels Invitational benefiting Greer Community Ministries' (GCM) Meals on Wheels will be Friday, May 10, ...



Arrest made in impersonating an officer  GreerToday

The Greenville County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest of a person impersonating a law enforcement officer. Thomason Michael Barrett Hand, 17, from ...



Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce welcomes David Merhib as president and CEO  GreerToday

The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce announced Monday the hiring of David Merhib as its new president and CEO. Merhib has served as the president ...



Economic icon Carter Smith retiring, helped recruit $16 billion, 50000 jobs  GreerToday

After 27 years steering the economic development of Spartanburg County, Economic Futures Group Executive Vice President Carter Smith will retire effective ...



Gibbs Cancer Center in Greer a year away from completion  GreerToday

Photo courtesy of Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. A construction worker prepares to hang glass Thursday on the outside of the Gibbs Cancer Center ...



Bennetts make new home in Nashville, carving new musical career  GreerToday

Two and half years ago, Arvie Bennett and his wife, Bunny, cashed in their retirements, gave away most of their earthly possessions and moved to Nashville, ...



Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce announces staff additions  GreerToday

The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce adds two new members to its team. Mark King joins the organization as interim president/CEO and Josh Shaffer will ...



Blue Ridge High baseball coach Henson arrested - Sports  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Former Landrum and North Greenville baseball coach Travis Bruce Henson was charged Monday morning with shoplifting, value $1000 or less.



City, JBM Leasing settle lawsuit over sale of Allen Bennett Hospital  GreerToday

The City of Greer and JBM Leasing LLC announced a settlement agreement and release of claims on a 2016 lawsuit pending from the sale of a 10-acre tract to ...



Upstate dancer crowned Miss South Carolina Teen 2018  GreerToday

Berkley Bryant, Miss River City Teen, was crowned Miss South Carolina Teen 2018 at Township Auditorium in Columbia on Friday. Berkley, 17, is from ...



Guthrie moving on to semifinals of 'America's Got Talent'  GreerToday

Greer's Noah Guthrie will be moving into the semifinals of “America's Got Talent”. Judges gave Guthrie the thumbs up as the first act to advance during ...



GSP will offer passengers Escape Lounge  GreerToday

A company is investing more than $1 million in a 2500-square-foot Escape Lounge at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport. MAG USA, a ...



Greenville County Schools Job Fair at Bonds Career Center  GreerToday

A Greenville County Schools Job Fair will be held Tuesday (June 12) at J. Harley Bonds Career Center, 505 North Main Street in Greer from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. The ...



School crime reports often contradictory; hard to come by  Greenville News

A months' long review by The Greenville News found discrepancies between what local police are investigating on school grounds and what the district is ...



Strip Club104 Friday lunch was too successful to continue  GreerToday

The ultra successful Friday lunch only featuring gourmet hamburgers at The Strip Club 104 is over. The restaurant will continue its regular evening dinner hours.



Blue Ridge falls to Seneca  GreerToday

Photo Gallery Blue Ridge fell to the Seneca Bobcats Monday night at The Ridge, 4-1, in a second-round District II, AAA baseball playoff game. Blue Ridge's ...



The Greenville News 2017-18 All-Upstate Football Team  Greenville News

These student-athletes will be honored at The Greenville News All-Upstate Awards Program on May 31 at Furman University's McAlister Auditorium.



Blue Ridge Brewing Company | Greer, SC  GreerToday

The Blue Ridge Brewing Co., located in Greer, SC offers 20 years of experience brewing only the finest of home brews and cooking an extraordinary array of ...



Blue Ridge Middle softball team dominated to win Region title  GreerToday

The Blue Ridge Middle School dominated its region as the Lady Tigers finished the regular season unbeaten en route to the Region Championship. Opponents ...



Trebek inspires world after pancreatic cancer announcement  GreerToday

By ALAN JENKINS. The world is talking about pancreatic cancer after a beloved TV star announced his stage IV diagnosis. But what does that mean, and how is ...



Super Blood Wolf Moon over Greer  GreerToday

The Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse is seen in greater Greer on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. Photographer Justin Baustert captured the event during an optimal ...



Greer police want to talk to Kohlhepp about Blue Ridge Savings Bank unsolved triple-murder case  GreerToday

The Greer Police Department wants to talk to Todd Kohlhepp, the real estate agent from Moore, who confessed and has been charged in the 2003 Superbike ...



​Some GCS students walk out, others participate in student-led events to protest gun violence​  Greenville Journal

Hundreds of Greenville County Schools students walked out of school Wednesday morning as part of the National School Walkout, an event designed to honor ...



Jennifer Jones begins new era at Citizens Building and Loan, joins elite group of banking CEOs  GreerToday

Jennifer Jones, as President and Chief Executive Officer for Citizens Building and Loan, is one of six women holding a position of that magnitude in South ...



Beauty queens are preparing for Miss South Carolina pageant  GreerToday

Area beauty queens representing the greater Greer area are making appearances, fundraising for their charity of choice and the Miss South Carolina ...



Leadership Greer graduates earn honors  Greenville News

The latest graduates of Leadership Greer have named a few of their own as award winners.



BMW Plant in Greer making final preparations for production of all-new BMW X5  GreerToday

As Americans enjoy the holiday week and prepare for their summer adventures, preparations of a different kind are nearing completion at the BMW plant in ...



Long-time Greer insurance agency B.A. Bennett merged into Countybanc  GreerToday

B.A. Bennett Insurance has been merged into the Countybanc Insurance family in a merging of their services. This transition will becomes effective Sept.



Yellow Jackets finally get in a scrimmage, Gaffney visits Thursday  GreerToday

Photo Gallery Greer Head Coach Will Young finally got to see his team scrimmage Tuesday evening against J.L. Mann.



Riverside High School Speech and Debate Team takes charge at state competitions  GreerToday

The Riverside High School Speech and Debate Team won both the overall 2018 South Carolina State Championship and the AAAAA State Title at the S.C. ...



Sydney Sill is Miss Greater Greer 2017, Brooklyn Brewster is Miss Greater Greer Teen 2017  GreerToday

Sydney Sill was crowned Miss Greater Greer 2017 and Brooklyn Brewster the Miss Greater Greer Teen at a pageant held at Greer High School Saturday night.



Miss Greater Greer Teen is preliminary winner  GreerToday

Miss Greater Greer, Kellan Fenegan, won the Wednesday Evening Gown/Onstage Question preliminary in the Miss South Carolina Teen competition in ...



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