In an age when radio is dominated by the same songs on repeat and pre-programmed content, radio stations with actual variety are becoming a rarity, and rarer stil, are stations with purely local content. In downtown Union, WBCU has been broadcasting from the same location since 1949, and just as it did in its early days, the station still focuses on local news, sports, and weather, mixed into its country music format.
Jessica Sharp is a multi-passionate person who is channeling her passions into helping people. With a history of help, Jessica focuses her energies on young people and women. Sharp Brain Consulting is all about managing stress and retraining your brain to think positive.
The Gaffney Ledger dates back well into the 1800s. A family-owned business, The Gaffney Ledger strives to be a newspaper “in every sense of the word.” Planted fully in the modern age, The Gaffney Ledger can be found online and on Facebook.
Global Entrepreneurship Week: Planning the Week Ahead All over the world, from Brazil to Lebanon to Uganda to right here in the Upstate, businesses and communities are celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week with events that encourage entrepreneurial growth and foster an environment that will allow those small businesses to flourish. Here in the Upstate, the network…
Despite outward appearances, everyone has a story to tell. David Hawkins and his mother, Deborah, were kind enough to share David's story with us and to share some information about a topic most are too afraid to ask about. David is HIV positive, but he doesn't let that define his life. He is here to help educate us and the community about some misconceptions about HIV and the resources available in the Upstate. Be sure to find out more about David by reading our spotlight.
As Stephanie continues on her Life 1.5 Journey, she is visiting Venice Lash Lounge, and she is taking Stephanie K with her. You'll be shocked at the results as Stephanie gets her lashes lifted and tinted. Stephanie K's lash extensions give her longer, more "battable" lashes. Part of feeling good is looking good, and that has never been easier than with Venice Lash Lounge. Seeing as this was Stephanie and Stephanie's first time at Venice Lash Lounge, they also treated this visit as a Tribe Tested. Final decision? Tribe Approved!
Knormul University is a clothing brand that recently opened their storefront in the Taylor’s mill. KnormulU specializes in innovative street wear perfect for an effortless look. Aaron Johnson, the owner, derives inspiration from the world around him to create pieces unlike anything you’ve seen.
Pickwick Pharmacy is a family-run pharmacy on Augusta Street. The pharmacy also serves lunch and specializes in local goods. Three generations of the Odom family have had a hand in making the pharmacy a success.
YouTube makeup tutorials can be tricky. How CAN I get the perfect smoky eye? What is this "wet lip" trend all about? Can I contour without having to be an expert? The answer to that last question is a resounding "yes!" We asked Katie Cotton from Cotton Rouge and Company to teach us how to contour like a pro. With two different methods of contouring, you'll be finding your own cheekbones in no time. So, if you are ready to take your makeup game to the next level, check out this episode of And Now You Know.
We here at In The Know Upstate have access to so many incredible local experts. So, we decided to bring them to you...for free. Introducing our new series Now You Know. Our inaugural episodes cover two topics that a lot of people have difficulty with. This episode is all about staging your home in a snap. Jonathan Bachman from Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, C. Dan Joyner Realtors gives you five quick tips. Be sure to check out our other video with Katie Cotton for contouring for all face shapes.