Spartanburg, SC and Upstate News

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

A person with a handwritten letter in their lap.

The Lost Art of Letter Writing

Weeks before Interim started at Wofford College, Dr. Trina Jones, professor of religion and chair of the Wofford College Department of Religion, sent each of her students a handwritten letter.

A pair of apples with hearts cut into them.

February is Heart Month

This American Heart Month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Million Hearts are encouraging Americans to know their blood pressure, and if it’s high, to make control their goal.

The exterior of a lively event at Chapman Cultural Center.

Free Things to Do in Spartanburg

In Spartanburg, there is no shortage of fun and free things to do, whether you’re moving to the city or just passing through for a relaxing vacation.

Are You Ready for the Extreme Cold?

One of the primary concerns is winter weather’s ability to knock out heat, power, and communications services to your home or office, sometimes for days at a time.