Greer Community Ministries Director Stephen Smith, left, accepts a check from Hudson Hopper and his dad Mark Hopper. The nine-year-old donated $205 to help with the nonprofit’s Meals on Wheels program.

Hopper helps feed homebound

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A nine-year-old delivered $205 in cash to Greer Community Ministries (GCM) this week so that he could help feed homebound Meals on Wheels clients. Hudson Hopper just started the fourth grade at Lyman Elementary School and he is already making an impact in his community.


It's a once-in-a-lifetime event, and it's happening right here in Greer.

For a few moments Monday afternoon, activity at Greer City Park and many more Upstate locations will come to a halt as a total solar eclipse takes place.

Lyman Administrator Gregg Miller (right) showed proposed playground plans to residents Monday night at the town’s council meeting.

Lyman project moves forward

Lyman will relocate the old library off Spartanburg Road to create access from the amphitheater to a proposed playground, council decided Monday night.

Lyman Town Council unanimously approved a revised timeline for the project and allocated $20,000 from the Hospitality Fund to relocate the library onto a permanent foundation.

Katie Howell

GDC hires Howell

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The Greer Development Corporation (GDC) has hired Katie Howell to lead efforts in marketing and research.

Howell previously served as senior coordinator of marketing and events for JAXUSA Partnership in Florida.


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