Local News

The Furman University men's basketball team celebrating during a win against Villanova.

Villanova Upset Caps Remarkable Nine-day Stretch for Furman Basketball

Furman has beaten higher-ranked opponents, and the Paladins have an NCAA tournament win on their resume. Still, it’s tough to argue that the men’s basketball program has notched a bigger victory than Saturday’s 76-68 overtime stunner over defending national champion Villanova.

The Budweiser Clydesdales marching down a street.

Budweiser Clydesdales to Trot Down Main Street

The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales, the symbol of quality and tradition for Anheuser-Busch since 1933, are scheduled to make an appearance in downtown Greenville on Friday, November 23.

Envie the Salon employees at the ribbon cutting ceremony.

In Business: Envie Salon

Envie the Salon is proudly owned and operated by Kristen Jones. Kristen likes to say, “I am living the dream of touching hearts and lives through the art of hair!”

Children skating around the United Ice on Main rink.

United Ice on Main is Now Open

United Community Bank Ice on Main, located in the heart of downtown Greenville, is an open-air ice skating rink. Since 2011, more than 86,000 skaters and countless spectators have enjoyed Greenville’s favorite holiday tradition.

A tree farm at Tom Sawyer’s Christmas Tree Farm and Elf Village.

Tom Sawyer’s Christmas Tree Farm and Elf Village is Now Open

Discover the magic of the season with a choose-and-cut Christmas Tree adventure at Tom Sawyer’s Christmas Tree Farm and Elf Village, nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina overlooking beautiful Lake Glenville.

An actress peering into the crowd at Furman University Theatre.

Furman Theatre Presents The Servant of Two Masters

Furman University Theatre will present The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni from Tuesday, Dec. 4 through Saturday, Dec. 8 at 8:00 pm, with a matinee Sunday, Dec. 9 at 3:00 pm.

A cat being microchipped.

Microchip Your Pet

Each year, twenty thousand lost and abandoned animals are taken in by Greenville County Animal Care. Some of these animals never make it home because they can’t be identified.

A flowing river at Falls Park in downtown Greenville.

Local College Students Given Tourism Scholarships

Nine South Carolina college students from hospitality-related programs were recently given Tourism Student Awards during a ceremony at the Lace House in Columbia. The students were recognized for outstanding academic achievement related to hospitality and tourism in South Carolina, including culinary studies.