History

Greenville soda shops like Carpenter Brothers and the Pickwick came about because of patent medicines
The stars of jazz’s Swing Era found a home on Greenville’s Asbury Avenue
GREENVILLE'S MILL HISTORY IS ABOUT MORE THAN TEXTILES. THE EMPIRE OF THE TEXTILE CRESCENT IS A PLAYBOOK OF POWER, GUTS, AND GLORY - AND WHAT GOES AROUND, COMES AROUND.
THE REEDY RIVER PUT GREENVILLE ON THE MAP— AND, LIKE ITS MEANDERING CURRENTS AND RUSHING FALLS, IS THE CENTERPIECE FOR ITS RISE, FALL, AND TRIUMPHANT RISE AGAIN.
ERSKINE COLLEGE, CELEBRATING 175 YEARS, HAS WORLD-FAMOUS ALUMNI
Dr. Hilla Sheriff turned the tides of healthcare in Spartanburg and beyond
Julia Mood Peterkin penned-controversial and candid novels on the culture of African americans in the South
Mary Honor Farrow Wright championed African-American education
Bright. Ambitious. Brave.
As Greenville High School turns the corner on 125 years, it continues an extraordinary tradition of graduating world leaders in athletics, business, politics, science, and the arts.We highlight four graduates as examples of the remarkable hundreds that have roamed its downtown campus.
Emilie Pandolfi's talents extend beyond the keys
Joanne Woodward went from the local stage to the Academy Awards —and found love to boot

Editor's Letter

Man to Man

Neil Ferrier is persistent. After weeks of email exchanges, moved meetings, and delayed dates, we finally connected...

State Line

July is summertime’s cradle. It’s that sweet spot between the end of school and start, when the...

Ground Up

Summer hangs in the air like a heady magnolia, and we’re ready to break for cold beer,...

Editor's Picks

Discommon Man

Neil Ferrier creates what's in his mind's eye—the more disruptive, distinguished, and discommon—the better

Letters of War

A century ago, Upstate-based Army camp Sevier transformed the tides of World War I when its 30th Infantry Division took the Hindenburg Line. Through a collection of letters and photographs, local historians honor Camp Sevier and the sacrifice of its brave boys.

Look Sharp

Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives crafts handsome blades and handles

Family Table

Spartanburg’s Cribb brothers launch casual-chic Southern food concept The Kennedy

Crash Course

Take to our trails on two wheels with this guide to mountain biking