Community News

April 14, 2017

Treat your taste buds with Tropical Smoothie Café

The Greenville area now boasts its first Tropical Smoothie Café, and the café has arrived just in time to meet the energy needs of students preparing […]
April 7, 2017

BJU hosts prayer breakfast in memory of Jacobs

Bob Jones University hosted the inaugural Allen Jacobs Memorial Prayer Breakfast at 7 a.m. on March 16. More than 200 people attended the breakfast, with the […]
April 7, 2017

Women’s conference shares wisdom on spiritual growth

Saturday, April 15, women on campus have the opportunity to attend Developing A Heart of Wisdom, a conference designed to give practical wisdom especially applicable to […]
March 31, 2017

Bruins players reach out to Greenville community

Being a Bruins team member means more than just practices and games. In addition to training, practicing and competing, Bruins players often minister in outreaches in […]
March 31, 2017

Farmhouse Tacos brings organic variety to Greenville restaurants

Travelers Rest welcomed a new farm-to-table restaurant, Farmhouse Tacos, to its busy Main Street in January. The restaurant’s mission is evident in their slogan, “Hand Crafted. […]
March 17, 2017

Soby’s on the Side: bistro-sized deli and bakery offers affordable cuisine

Unlike many restaurants downtown, Soby’s is no new face in Greenville. In fact, Soby’s on the Side (its smaller sandwich, soup and pastry location) has been […]
March 17, 2017

Miracle Hill to honor foster care workers, families

Miracle Hill will be hosting its 80th Anniversary Fundraising Gala on March 21. The event will be from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the TD Convention […]
March 17, 2017

Service day 2017

March 10, 2017

Yellow Ginger Asian Kitchen offers array of Southeast Asian cuisine

When chef Alex Wong came to the Greenville area from Malaysia 20 years ago, he had no idea what the result might be. Little did he […]
March 3, 2017

The Funnel Cake House features carnival-style food

Located on North Pleasantburg Drive across the bridge behind the women’s residence halls, the newly opened The Funnel Cake House serves a variety of traditional carnival-type […]
February 24, 2017

Sidewall: handcrafted pizza with charitable cause

Sidewall Pizza Company offers a unique, open atmosphere as an alternative to other crowded restaurants. Located at 35 S. Main St. in Travelers Rest, this modern, […]
February 17, 2017

Biscuit Head puts spin on traditional Southern biscuits

Biscuit Head, located on Church Street in Greenville, strives to serve patrons a delicious Southern breakfast under the direction of Jason and Carolyn Roy, a husband […]
February 10, 2017

Willy Taco brings Tex Mex flavor to former Feed & Seed

Are you hungry for delicious food and fulfilling atmosphere? Willy Taco Feed & Seed is a new and vibrant Tex Mex restaurant near downtown Greenville. Willy […]
February 10, 2017

M&G closes temporarily, Heritage Green permanently

On Jan. 27, Bob Jones University announced via a press release that both Museum & Gallery locations will be closing this February. While the downtown location […]
February 3, 2017

Jī-Rōz: authentic fresh Greek food

Jī-Rōz A Greek Joint, an exclusive farm to table Greek restaurant, recently opened on Jan. 4, adding yet another dimension to Greenville’s restaurant diversity. Jī-Rōz (pronounced […]
February 3, 2017

AAF connects students to local design opportunities

The American Advertising Foundation, established in 1905, promotes the functions and values of advertising through a network of advertisers, agencies, media companies, local advertising clubs and […]
January 27, 2017

Afghan Cuisine at Aryana adds downtown diversity

Located on East Coffee Street downtown, Greenville’s first and only Afghan restaurant is about a 10-minute drive from the BJU campus. Aryana Afghan Cuisine opened about […]
January 27, 2017

Go Greenville 2.0 to connect students with ministry

Go Greenville 2.0 will be held Jan. 27-29 and Feb. 3-5 and will have a variety of outreaches—including nursing home, Bible club, Juvenile Detention Center and […]
December 9, 2016

Student Body to entertain with funny videos

This semester’s student body play will be different from anything BJU students have performed in the past. This time, Hannah Smith, women’s senior representative, has coordinated […]
December 9, 2016

Chuy’s blends borders with Tex-Mex cuisine

Located on Woodruff Road in Greenville, Chuy’s is a Tex-Mex restaurant that has won the hearts of the greater Greenville area. On a Saturday night at […]