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Arrests made at Roe v. Wade protest in South Carolina

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Six people were arrested Saturday in downtown Greenville, South Carolina, during a picket in response to the Supreme Court’s decision tooverturn Roe v. Wade, according to the Greenville Police Department. (Video above shows the incident) The protest was supposed to last from 12 until 1...
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Pro-Abortion Mob Clashes With Police in Greenville, SC

Pro-abortion protesters clashed Saturday with police in Greenville, South Carolina. Watch video of the battles below. Police say at least six people were arrested after they refused multiple warnings to clear the roadways. “The picket was deemed an unlawful assembly and officers dispersed both sides,” the police said in a...
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Medical facility that served Greenville's Black community saved, set for new life

GREENVILLE — Wide patches in the ceiling reveal the support beams underneath. The observation rooms have fallen into disrepair. The windows are shattered and boarded up. The building's current condition belies its past as a premier medical facility that served Greenville's Black community when it couldn't find care anywhere else. Dr. Edward McClaren invested $15,000 of his own money to construct the brick building on Wardlaw Street in 1948 and open his medical office. The facility filled an urgent need after the county shut down the Working Benevolent Society Hospital, where McClaren worked, while the area's major hospitals refused to take Black patients.
GREENVILLE, SC

As professor was 'fired for being queer,' Anderson University defends 'traditional view'

Current and former Anderson University students gathered Sunday morning to show support for a professor who says she lost her job last week because of her sexual orientation.  About 20 people stood outside the university's metal archway on Boulevard in Anderson holding signs and waving flags in support of the LGBTQ+ community and former theater professor...
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Six protesters arrested in South Carolina after abortion ruling

Six people were arrested Saturday evening after protesters opposing and supporting the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade gathered in downtown Greenville, South Carolina. The Greenville Police Department said in a statement that officers monitored the protests and separated the opposing sides. About 100 protesters were initially...
GREENVILLE, SC

Hundreds rally for abortion rights in Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) — Hundreds of people gathered for an abortion rights rally in downtown Greenville following the Supreme Court’s ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade. “We can’t let them continue to push their agenda when a majority of the country does not agree with this decision,” said Olivia Mason. “We can’t let that happen […]
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Cowboys Arrive at Tryon

Tryon – Cowboys from North and South America came to Tryon this past weekend to compete in the fourth annual Round-up Rodeo at the Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE). Approximately 1800 spectators turned out to enjoy breakaway roping and barrel racing, cheer on the team roping and hold their breath during the bronc and bull riding. Other events included saddle bronc and bareback riding and tie-down roping.
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Greenville Summit offers affordable downtown housing in a historical building

Greenville Summit was condemned 40 years ago. Today, it’s a statement of what’s possible for affordable housing as rents continue to climb. President Joe Eddy of JE Properties, a property developer that owns more than 12,000 properties from Massachusetts to Florida, joined Greenville Mayor Knox White as Eddy presented White with an award June 13 for the city council’s efforts to promote affordable housing.
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