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Barista Alley brings specialty coffee, smoothie bar to downtown Greer

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On March 21, another specialty coffee shop was welcomed into the greater Greenville area. Barista Alley, located in downtown Greer, is owned by Andrew Carter and run by a staff of friends and acquaintances who are passionate about introducing specialty coffee to their community. Serving coffee from Methodical, a local café and coffee roaster in

Sciortino’s brings New York-style pizza to Greenville

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Located 15 minutes from  the BJU campus, Sciortino’s Trattoria & Pizzeria is a small Italian-American restaurant on Pelham Road near I-85. The restaurant features pizzas, calzones, soups, salads, and various pasta and chicken entrees. Inside the restaurant, staff create a calm atmosphere with dim lighting, curtains and candles. Italian opera music plays on the speakers,

Freshman floors to expand after successful year

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When the initial reports of freshman floors were confirmed last spring, no one knew what to expect. The change was an entirely new precedent for the residence halls that had never seen an all-freshmen floor. From anecdotal testimony and preliminary data, both the men’s and women’s floors seem to have been successful. So much so

Treat your taste buds with Tropical Smoothie Café

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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 for the last few weeks of the semester and final exams. Tropical Smoothie Café is located at 1118 Woodruff Road in the shopping center with Trader Joe’s. According to

BJU hosts prayer breakfast in memory of Jacobs

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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 majority being law enforcement officers. The breakfast was without charge for law enforcement officers, but other attendees sponsored tables. Randy Page, public relations director for BJU, said he was

Women’s conference shares wisdom on spiritual growth

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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 Christian women. Senior health sciences major Angelina Zimmer has played a major role in the creation of this conference. Zimmer said she has been working toward seeing a conference

Bruins players reach out to Greenville community

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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 the Greenville community. Christopher Gray, a junior sports management major and member of the men’s basketball team, has been participating in the Bruins outreaches for three years. Gray said

Farmhouse Tacos brings organic variety to Greenville restaurants

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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. Locally Sourced. Made with Love.” Farmhouse Tacos mainly serves tacos and quesadillas, but they also offer appetizers and a few larger dishes. Farmhouse Tacos prides itself in serving creative

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