Boys & Girls Clubs Work to Expand
Boys & Girls Club opens Chapters at O.P. Earle & Pacolet
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Upstate Held a ribbon cutting for its 15th club Tuesday at O.P. Earle Elementary School. Clubs at O.P. Earle in Spartanburg District 1 and Pacolet Elementary School in Spartanburg District 3 both opened at the beginning of the school year and are the first clubs in their respective school districts.
Adolescent obesity epidemic prompts calls for more physical activity
A tub full of cups sat in the middle of the gym floor. A group of fifthgraders made laps around the basketball court while highenergy pop music blasted from speakers. After every three laps, they grabbed five cups, stacked them and constructed a tower.