Paris Mountain State Park

The History of Greenville, South Carolina

Posted on Monday, December 5, 2016

The city of Greenville is situated on land that was once Cherokee hunting ground. Around 1770, Richard Pearis, an Indian trader from Virginia who was living with a chief’s daughter, received about 100,000 acres of hunting lands from the Cherokees.

Polar Express

All Aboard the Polar Express!

Posted on Monday, December 5, 2016

The 1 ¼ hour round-trip excursion comes to life as the train departs the Bryson City depot for a journey through the quiet wilderness for a special visit at the North Pole.


December Gardening Chores

Posted on Monday, December 5, 2016

It’s cold outside, and the last thing you are thinking about is your lawn or garden. There are, however, some chores that need to be done in December.

Hollywild Holiday Lights

Hollywild’s 26th Annual Holiday Lights Safari Benefit

Posted on Friday, December 2, 2016

Christmas has returned to Hollywild Animal Park in Inman, SC, bringing with it more than three million twinkling lights, dazzling holiday themes, light sculptures, and of course, herds of live animals.

Greenville Drive Team Store

Don’t Miss the Greenville Drive’s Progressive Sale

Posted on Thursday, December 1, 2016

The Greenville Drive has begun its annual Progressive Sale at the Team Store on Main Street. The Team Store features a great selection of hats, apparel and gifts for baseball fans of all ages.

School Lunch

School Choice Lottery Window

Posted on Thursday, December 1, 2016

Greenville County Schools’ Change in Assignment (CIA) School Choice Lottery Window will be available from Monday, Dec. 5th through Friday, Dec. 16th.

Family celebrating with holiday meal

12 Ways to Have a Healthy Holiday Season

Posted on Thursday, December 1, 2016

Brighten the holidays by making your health and safety a priority. Take steps to keep you and your loved ones safe and healthy—and ready to enjoy the holidays.

Green Skyscrape

Green Roofs Continue to Transform The Urban Landscape

Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Vegetative roofs, or green roofs, have been on the rise in commercial construction. In North America, Washington, D.C. is leading the way, with almost 1.6 million square feet of green roof installed in 2015.