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New Apple Flavored Coke Came Out This Week

New Apple Flavored Coke Came Out This Week

Apple debuted a new apple-flavored Coke this week. Unfortunately, the new flavor was not yet released in Spartanburg, or even in the United States. Right now the only place you can get an apple-flavored coke is in Asia. The new flavored Coke has sold out in all the stores in Asia so the chance that… Keep Reading

McDonald's offers harassment training to all US workers after dozens of worker complaints

McDonald’s offers harassment training to all US workers after dozens of worker complaints

McDonald’s is introducing a new training program for its U.S. employees after dozens of workers complained about sexual harassment. McDonald’s franchise has committed to providing the training — a combination of online work and in-person discussions — to 850,000 employees. Beginning in October, it will educate workers about harassment and bullying, tell them how to… Keep Reading

A capsule look at area prep football teams

A capsule look at area prep football teams

BLACKSBURG WILDCATS Broome opens its season Friday at Central. [Alex Hicks Jr./Spartanburg Herald-Journal] Hide caption BLACKSBURG WILDCATS Coach: Drew Chisholm Last year: 6-5, 2-2 Region I-2A Postseason: Lost to Saluda in first round of 2A playoffs Base offense: Spread Offensive starters returning: 7 Base defense: 3-5 Defensive starters returning:    Click here to view original… Keep Reading

#Adorable Instagram pets

What does Esther the Wonder Pig, Doug the Pug and Juniper the Fox have on my girls? Not a thing. Except they have their own Instagram accounts, and Ava and Maggie do not. Yet. Animals — if you haven’t heard (which I hadn’t until staff writer Jamie Biggs told me about the craze) — are… Keep Reading