Future Scholar is the 2017 title sponsor of Boo in the Zoo, the Greenville Zoo’s signature Halloween event.
The concert, “Russian Masterworks,” is a Sound Quality Concert Series event on October 27th and is open to the public. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for students.
Warren Haynes’ 29th annual Christmas Jam is once again taking over Asheville, NC’s U.S. Cellular Center on December 9, 2017, where an incredible line-up of artists will take the stage for a good cause.
Metromont Corporation Expanding Operations in Greenville County; $8.8 Million Investment and 100 New Jobs ExpectedPosted on Thursday, October 19, 2017
Metromont Corporation, a manufacturer of precast concrete materials, is expanding its existing Greenville County operations.
More than 86 percent of Greenville County Schools juniors earned a 2017 National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) based on scores earned on the ACT WorkKeys assessment.
Edible Upcountry is in the planning stages of its fourth edition of The Carrot and they are asking for your help.
Greenville Family Partnership (GFP) will host the premier annual Red Ribbon 5K on Sunday, October 22nd, at 3:00 pm. The Red Ribbon 5K is the perfect way to move into Red Ribbon Week 2017.
Students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) recently unveiled their newest Deep Orange concept vehicle, sponsored by the BMW Group.
The Countybank Greer Station Oktoberfest presented by Warsteiner is coming up on October 21st! The festival features German oompah bands, lots of German foods, and of course, German beer.
Halloween is just around the corner. While trick or treaters are roaming the streets in search of screams and sweets, a hidden terror could already be lurking in your home.
Halloween is almost here, but you don’t have to wait until October 31st to find your thrill. Greenville has no shortage of terror trails, festive street fairs and haunted houses to explore.
Adapted from the hit film by its Academy Award-winning screenwriter Bruce Joel Rubin, Ghost: The Musical is a timeless fantasy about the power of love. Performances begin Oct. 26th.
Furman University will celebrate its 2017 Homecoming Oct. 20-22 with a variety of events that are open to the public.
The Harlem Globetrotters return to Bon Secours Wellness Arena on Saturday, January 13, 2018.
The State Parks located in the Upcountry of South Carolina are ideal for viewing fall foliage, especially those located on the Cherokee Foothills National Scenic Byway.
The Arizona Fall League is back in session, and top prospects from across Major League Baseball will be in Arizona to participate.
October is a great time for planting pansies and purchasing spring bulbs. These gardening tips from will help you get your garden ready for the cooler temperatures.
Everyone who shares a home with a pet should have a basic pet first-aid kit on hand.
More than four hundred Greenville County high school seniors recently attended a Manufacturing Day Celebration at Greenville Technical College’s Center for Manufacturing Innovation.
The Swamp Rabbit Trail and the boardwalk through the Cancer Survivors Park will be open every day from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. (regular park operating hours).
Line dance with Greenville every Tuesday from 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm at Sears Recreation Center in McPherson Park (corner of N Main & E Park).
Halloween tricks or treats come along only once a year, but the consequences of financial decisions usually last far past the next spooky holiday.
This summer’s thundershowers have created an abundance of full healthy leaves and Asheville should see a spectacular fall leaf season. Higher elevations are expected to begin their fall foliage transformation next weekend.
Honey bees play an important role in Greenville County’s environment and South Carolina’s economy. Honey bees add millions of dollars statewide to the value of fruit, vegetable and seed crops.
Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 0.7 percent in September for a total of 25,571 compared to 25,389 vehicles sold in September 2016.
After rain damaged it in the last two years, this looks to be a bumper year for the South Carolina cotton crop, just as a Clemson University economist predicted before planting even began.
Halloween is just around the corner. Are you ready? As a parent, it’s hard not to think of candy this time of year, and your kids are probably eager to go trick or treating.
Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point.
Visitors to the Greenville Zoo can finally see the zoo’s Amur leopard cubs up close. Born April 29th, the siblings – one male and one female – are now old enough to be on exhibit.
As the Blue Ridge Mountains begin to burst with fall color, Grandfather Mountain invites leaf-lookers to see the brilliant change from one of the best leaf-looking destinations in the South.
An ancient art form has taken on new shape at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.
Furman University has been awarded a $1.3 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) that will help professors and students develop materials to improve medical care and conserve energy.
The S.C. Department of Commerce recently announced the creation of the Council for Innovation Initiatives. The concil is tasked with helping the state advance the South Carolina Innovation Plan.
The Federal Transit Administration has announced $55 million in grant awards through its Low or No Emission (Low-No) Vehicle Program, which funds the development of transit buses and infrastructure that use advanced fuel technologies.
This year’s parade is Sunday, December 3rd at 2:30 pm; parade line up starts at 1:15 pm. This year’s theme is “Christmas at the Movies.”
You’re driving your car when you see a dog on the side of the road. With a sinking feeling, you realize he’s alone. What should you do?
Just like spring showers made way for May flowers all across Biltmore’s landscape, this summer’s thundershowers have created an abundance of full healthy leaves.
The Innovate! program at A. J. Whittenberg Elementary School of Engineering has been selected as one of three finalists for the 2017 Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award of Excellence.
The Greenville Transit Authority recently shared the results of the Comprehensive Operational Analysis study of the Greenlink transit system at an open house on August 24th.
Autumn often requires us to make changes in our lifestyle or routine due to weather, school activities, and upcoming holidays. Create habits to help you and your children stay healthy and safe throughout your lives.
Offshore wind has the potential to deliver large amounts of clean, renewable energy to fulfill the electrical needs of cities along U.S. coastlines.
It only takes one storm to change your life and community. Tropical cyclones are among nature’s most powerful and destructive phenomena.
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.
Mayor White recently joined the Greenville Transit Authority board of directors, city officials, and neighborhood and business leaders for a ceremony to celebrate the official launch of the expanded trolley system.
Greenville provides a unique setting to venture out and explore everything that the area has to offer. Greenville’s residents and visitors can enjoy a host of outdoor offerings, including nearly forty city parks and an expansive trail system.
Perched on a hilltop in the Greenline-Spartanburg neighborhood, the Net-Zero House is an example of how sustainable building practices can help reduce energy consumption and substantially lower the cost of living.
Greenville County Schools has released its 2017-18 calendar. The first day of school for students is Tuesday, August 22, 2017. The last day of school is Wednesday, June 6, 2018.
Compost is organic material that can be added to soil to help plants grow. Food scraps and yard waste currently make up 20 to 30 percent of what we throw away, and should be composted instead.
Power plants are vital to modern life. They produce the energy we need to light our homes, cook our food, and countless other tasks.
The BMW Group has been a committed “local player” in the US market for a quarter-century: On 23 June 1992, the BMW Group announced its decision to build its US plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Dogged by pests, pathogens, poor nutrition, and other problems, the European honey bee is having a rough time these days.
The Blue Ridge High School Concert Choir and Chamber Choir have been invited to participate in a performance of The Music of Eric Whitacre at Lincoln Center in New York City on April 16, 2018.
Notice how large some portions are these days? Here’s a tip. Eat half now and box half to go.
The largest industry in South Carolina is agriculture, followed by tourism. So combining the two makes sense — and cents.
If a deer fawn is found alone in the woods, leave it there, advises a state wildlife biologist. Its mother has not abandoned it; she is probably nearby.
While seeing a bear is an exciting moment, it is important to remember that bears are wild and can be dangerous. Their behavior is sometimes unpredictable.
Scientists just got one step closer to the next generation of solar panels. Today’s solar panels convert sunlight to electricity using silicon crystal chemistry.
Starting a garden is a fun way to teach your kids about healthy fruits and vegetables and get some exercise as you work on a project together.
Lock your financial documents and records in a safe place at home, and lock your wallet or purse in a safe place at work. Keep your information secure from roommates or workers who come into your home.
Wits End Poetry’s “Say What” event is hosted at Coffee Underground in downtown Greenville every Sunday at 7:30 pm. Sign-ups begin at 7:00 pm.
Meals on Wheels of Greenville’s annual Sweetheart Charity Ball raised enough funds to provide over 52,800 meals to the homebound in Greenville County.
Whether you live in Bangor, Maine, or Bakersfield, California, your home will be more comfortable and energy efficient with the right insulation. Insulation helps lower the cost of heating and cooling your home.
If you’re looking to get in shape, a membership at a gym, fitness center, health spa, or sports club could be a good option.
Stumped by what to pack in your child’s lunchbox? Stop worrying and learn to love planning.
Unfortunately, many parents idle their vehicles while waiting for their children to be released from school, wasting fuel and producing both smog-forming and greenhouse gas emissions.
Thousands of young people are targets of bullying and cyberbullying every day, putting many at risk for outcomes such as depression or school absenteeism.
Is your medicine cabinet filled with expired drugs or medications you no longer use? How should you dispose of them?
The nation’s blood banks, represented by the American Red Cross, American Association of Blood Banks, and America’s Blood Centers, are asking for immediate blood donations to boost already critically low blood supplies.
Legend has it that after a Chickasaw maiden’s warrior love had leapt from the Blowing Rock, she prayed daily to the Great Spirit to return her warrior beloved to her and was granted her wish when the brave was blown back up by …
Most visitors to the mountains probably recognize Grandfather Mountain’s famous swinging bridge, and more than likely enjoy visiting its restaurant and souvenir shop.