Greenville, SC and Upstate News

Local news for the Greenville and Upstate area, including updates on the Greenville Drive, local beer, and local food.

A Greenlink worker holding up a TouchPass.

Greenlink Launches New Monthly Bus Pass

Greenlink is offering a new monthly pass through its electronic TouchPass ticketing system, which allows customers to pay their bus fare using a reloadable smart card or smartphone app.

A deer peaking through tree branches.

Statewide Deer Harvest Increases in 2018

Results of the 2018 Deer Hunter Survey indicate that the statewide harvest of deer increased about 5% last season and was comprised of an estimated 109,208 bucks and 85,778.

A view of Fluor Field from up high.

Dollar Drink Night at Fluor Field Returns Thursday, July 18

Join the Grenville Drive community at Fluor Field on Thursday, July 18 for another Dollar Drink Night! The Drive’s contest against the Columbia Fireflies begins at 7:05 pm, and the drink specials begin when the gates open at 6:00 pm.

Vessels destined to become artificial reefs are meticulously cleaned before being sunk.

Tugboat Added to Vermilion Reef Off Georgetown

Blue skies, high spirits, and a gallon bag of boiled peanuts recently made for a successful afternoon as a group of onlookers watched the Susan Richards disappear below calm seas.

A band performing on the CPI Security Stage at Greenville Heritage Main Street Fridays.

2019 Greenville Heritage Main Street Fridays Presented by Pepsi

Load up your family and head to NOMA Square for Greenville Heritage Main Street Fridays to wind down, relax, and enjoy great live music. This weekly music series opens at 5:30 pm and closes at 9:30 pm, with bands playing two sets at 5:50 pm and 7:40 pm on the CPI Security Stage.

Upstate Shakespeare Festival performers on stage during a run of As You Like It.

Upstate Shakespeare Festival 2019

The 25th Annual Upstate Shakespeare Festival season continues to impress! Performances of The Tempest are being held in beautiful Falls Park now until August 4, Thursdays through Sundays.

The Lakeside Concert Series audience watching the amphitheater by the Furman University lake.

Music By the Lake 2019

The Lakeside Concert Band and other ensembles and artists celebrate the Sounds of Summer on Thursday evenings at 7:30 pm, now through Aug. 1, 2019.