The city and its partners have announced the pilot program for a new homeless day shelter, the Spartanburg Opportunity Center, to be housed in the Northwest Recreation Center.
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Clemson Cooperative Extension experts are holding a workshop in the Upstate to show South Carolina forest landowners how they can create a new revenue stream and help combat climate change by participating in the carbon market.
The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) Law Enforcement Division will hold courtesy boat inspections at public boat landings across the state during the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
Friday evenings in the spring and fall in downtown Spartanburg mean one thing: it’s time for Jazz on the Square! Shows are from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm.
Spartanburg City Council got their first look at the proposed upcoming fiscal year 2019-2020 budget at their meeting on Monday, May 13. City staff projects a 4 percent growth in overall revenue, with 7 percent growth in property taxes.
The push for talent is on across Spartanburg like never before. Employers, educators, and local organizations are coming together to close the talent gap by building bridges and pathways to help Spartanburg County’s students find their way into the workforce.
Bestselling author Michelle Gable will visit Hub City Bookshop (all the way from California!) on Wednesday, May 22 at 6:00 pm to discuss her recent novel, The Summer I Met Jack.
After a thorough review of the available data, the State Climate Extremes Committee (SCEC) unanimously voted to accept the 2018 rainfall total of 123.45 inches observed by the National Weather Service (NWS) Cooperative Station.
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) has experienced 18 consecutive months of increased passenger activity and the streak isn’t expected to end anytime soon.
Biologists with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) are reporting increased black bear activity throughout the state, and they urge people who live in these areas of bear activity to go ahead and remove their birdfeeders.