O, BROTHER

Greenville businessmen and long-time friends Ward Stone and Doug Harper flew across the globe for an epic, life-affirming adventure

ROUND UP

Shannon & Heather Hudson have a fitness hit on their hands

FIRE BREATHERS

Swamp Rabbit CrossFit fosters a burgeoning fitness community

WEST SIDE STORIES

After decades of neglect, the former mill community of West Greenville finds itself under the light, with a growing legion of artists, galleries, restaurants and other businesses moving in. The potential for the newly rebranded Village of West Greenville both excites and challenges owners and residents alike, each with vested interests and bright hopes.

BRIGHT YOUNG THINGS

Will Schurtz / Bill Mitchell / Eric Dodds / Walshand & Oliver

HEART IN HAND

West African master drummer Bolokada Conde spreads goodwill through rhythms

RUN OF THE MILLS

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.

TALK THE WALK

Ideas worth spreading. This is the mantra of TED — an interface of technology, entertainment, and design that rooted nearly 30 years ago in California with top minds presenting big ideas. TEDx stands for independent TED events that have cropped up in cities around the world. And (btw) TEDxGreenville has a lot to say.

NATURAL LIGHT

A passion for science sparked Charles Townes’s world-changing thought