Thousands celebrated the cultures of more than 20 countries last Saturday at the City of Greer’s fourth International Festival.The event, which features live entertainment, educational opportunities and international food, has grown each year.
Urban Petals, a new floral shop, is now offering its services to downtown Greer customers.The business held a soft opening at the beginning of March at its 210 Trade St. location, and a grand opening is scheduled for 5 p.m. on May 2.
The Blue Ridge baseball team has won back-to-back region titles, topping rival Greer 13-4 last week to finish with a conference record of 7-1.The Tigers will enter the postseason as a No. 1 seed, facing Lancaster in round one.
Students in Greer High School’s Virtual Enterprise class recorded a top 28 finish in the 2017 Virtual Enterprise Youth Business Summit, held from April 1-6 in New York City.The class, which was one of 400 schools participating, earned high recognition in the Business Plan Competition.
Spartanburg police officer who lost his life while on duty last Tuesday will be remembered this week.Master Police Officer Jason Harris was operating a motorcycle at around 9:40 p.m. on April 11 when it collided with an oncoming vehicle on Union Street in Spartanburg.