Citizen of the Year Sgt. Jeff Smith, right, recently reunited with Rosalind Priestley, who he saved from choking.

Citizen of the Year: Sgt. Jeff Smith

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A November visit to speak on neighborhood safety to the senior citizens at the Needmore Community Center was supposed to be a routine assignment for City of Greer Police Sergeant Jeff Smith.

He arrived early, chatted with the group and began walking around the room while sharing the program as he was prone to do.

Councilman Wayne Griffin (left) and Justin Miller (right) presented the 2019 Samaritan Awards to Apostle Gerald Williams and Pastor Kelly Williams.

MLK message prevails

City leaders and members of the community gathered to remember the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday at Greer City Hall.

Greer Mayor Rick Danner delivered the keynote address at the annual celebration luncheon, noting the importance and relevance of the late reverend’s message.


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