An Online Guide to Spartanburg, SC
Light Drizzle
48.3 °F
Hi: 55 | Lo: 41
48.3 °F

Spartanburg, SC and Upstate News

Local news for Spartanburg, South Carolina and the surrounding Upstate communities.

A wild Merriam's turkey grazing a grass field.

Dos and Don’ts: Thanksgiving Turkey Tips

Millions of Americans will soon gather around the dinner table with family and friends to give thanks. But for those preparing the meal, it can be a stressful time.

Household pesticide containers in a box.

Dates Set for Fall Waste Pesticide Collections

The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) is offering South Carolina residents the opportunity to safely dispose of outdated, unusable, or unwanted pesticides.

A close-up view of a waving American flag.

The History of Veterans Day

World War I – known at the time as “The Great War” – officially ended when the Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919, in the Palace of Versailles outside the town of Versailles, France.

34th Annual Carolina Clemson Blood Battle

34th Annual Carolina Clemson Blood Battle

Come out and support the 34th Annual Carolina Clemson Blood Battle Nov. 12-16! The blood battle is a longstanding tradition in the Carolina community.

The Palmetto Series Food Drive.

Clemson and USC Kick Off Palmetto Series Food Drive

The University of South Carolina and Clemson University have kicked off the Certified SC Grown Palmetto Series Food Drive in a coordinated effort to benefit Harvest Hope Food Bank and Golden Harvest Food Bank and tackle hunger within their communities.

The BMW X7 outside of a modern home.

The First-ever BMW X7

The BMW X7 is the first car to fuse the presence, exclusivity, and spaciousness of a luxury model with the agile and versatile driving properties expected of a Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV). It will be built at BMW Plant Spartanburg, and its market launch will begin in March 2019.

A patient receiving a vaccine injection from a doctor.

DHEC Confirms Additional Measles Cases in Spartanburg County

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is continuing its contact investigation into a report of measles in a Spartanburg County resident and is in the process of notifying people who may have been exposed in specific settings.