This past Friday we celebrated Juneteenth, the holiday that commemorates the official end of slavery. Despite the Emancipation proclamation two years prior, Texas was the most remote of the slave states with low union representation and increasing slave population. Juneteenth is a symbol of total freedom from slave trade across all states, including Texas.
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Tammy Johnson, CEO and owner of High Spirits Hospitality, was named a GSA Woman of Influence last week. Read more about the title and Tammy here.
Cindy Crick, a former assistant solicitor in Spartanburg and former Chief of Staff for Congressman Trey Gowdy, has formed a new law firm.
It’s summer camp season! Sylvan Learning is offering Summer STEM camps. Watch the full story on FOX.
The Children’s Museum of the Upstate will be hosting summer camps as well; you can learn more about them here.
How well do you know Greenville? The latest issue of Fete Magazine has more local history from our boss including a very interesting $19,000 lawsuit win.
Topside Pool Club will be hosting weekly open houses for anyone interested in seeing what a membership to this alluring rooftop pool would look like. Check out their Facebook page for more information!
You know what isn’t virtual? The prizes you could win at this year’s online Reedy River Duck Derby. If you still haven’t adopted a duck, you can do that here!