Local students recently took home awards from the Giving Thanks Art Show.  Shown above is fourth grader Maegan Mackey’s first place watercolor painting.

Greer remains under budget

Amanda Irwin's picture

Greer is 7 percent under budget, according the October year-to-date financial report presented at the Nov. 25 Greer Council meeting.

Greer’s general fund year-to-date revenue, as of October, is $1,931,016, with a negative benchmark balance of $49,439.

Foothills Philharmonic will take donations for Cops for Tots during a Christmas concert on Dec. 13.

Philharmonic plays with a purpose

Foothills Philharmonic, an all-volunteer local orchestra, will mix Christmas carols and charitable giving next Saturday night.

The group will perform its annual Christmas Pops Concert on Dec. 13, accompanied by a toy drive for Cops for Tots.

The drive and concert will take place at the J. Harley Bonds Career Center at 7:30 p.m.

The Greer Trading Post will be open during Small Business Saturday, an event encouraging holiday shoppers to buy local.

Shop local this Saturday

Before you map out your route to hit all the Black Friday sales, several area business owners have a last minute suggestion: shop local.

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, the holiday shopping season officially gets underway this weekend, and several local stores are celebrating Small Business Saturday.


The Greer Citizen

317 Trade Street Greer, SC 29651

P.O. Box 70 Greer, SC 29652

Phone: 1-864-877-2076

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Greer Citizen newsletter feed
Comment Here