The Buzz: A Variety of Stories

We’ve got a selection of great news to start your weekend on the right note. From successful events for great causes to op-eds and sports trivia, we’ve got you covered!


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The Greenville Area Parkinson Society (GAPS) raised $71,500 at their annual event, breaking last year’s total of $68,000. Head over to the Greenville Blog to read more.


Ben Petit of STORY is giving you five reasons to fire your marketing agency. Click here to find out what they are.


Have you checked out this Simpsonville sprawling mansion that’s recently gone under contract? Originally listed by Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty, you can read about it in the Greenville Journal’s story on it here!


BASF, a chemical company with sites in the Upstate, announced April 19th its Seneca location sponsored and participated in Clemson University’s “Be A T.I.G.E.R. Field Day” on April 9. To read more, follow this link.


Vote


Tomorrow is the last day to cast a vote in the 2022 Best of the Upstate Awards competition. Click this link to vote for the Insurance Source as 2022 Best Insurance Agency!


Learn


Sports fans, this one is for you. Head on over to this week’s Fete Magazine and get your dose of random Greenville history. This week happens to be particularly athletic.


Go


Tickets for this year’s Tacos ‘n Tequila Fiesta are on sale now! This year’s festival comes with a few changes, including a change in location, as it will be held at High Spirits Hospitality’s new location at Judson Mill. You can read more and find out how to purchase tickets at GSA Bizwire.