Greenville Sprint Triathlon on August 12, 2012

Feb. 11, 2012

Come out to watch the Official Spinx Tri-Athlete compete

Spinx Announces 40th Anniversary Celebration Plans

Feb. 8, 2012

This year marks 40 years of “Making Life Easier” for local gasoline-convenience retailer, The Spinx Co. In 1972, Stewart Spinks, founder and CEO of The Spinx Co., purchased his first store located on the corner of Washington Street and Laurens Rd in Greenville, S.C. Since 1972, The Spinx Co. has grown to over 65 ...

Paris Mountain Olympic Triathlon on August 04, 2012

Feb. 3, 2012

This triathlon consist of a 500 meter swim in Lake Placid within the Paris Mountain State Park. From there the 13 mile bike course rolls along Paris Mountain, then ends in a 5k run. Come out to watch the Official Spinx Tri-Athlete compete.

Spinx Wednesday at the Greenville Drive on August 01, 2012

Jan. 31, 2012

Follow the Spinx Facebook page for a chance to throw the first pitch of the game and win Drive admission tickets!

Columbia Duathlon on July 28, 2012

Jan. 27, 2012

Come out to watch the Official Spinx Ti-Athlete compete. This duathlon consist of a 1 mile run, 13 mile bike, and 3.1 mile run.

Recipients of proceeds from charity golf tournament announced

Jan. 25, 2012

 The Spinx Charity Classic will be held on Tuesday, May 1st, 2012. The tournament will be hosted at two of Greenville’s finest private greens, Chanticleer and Riverside Courses. To kick-off the tournament there will be a private pairings party, held in Downtown Greenville, the night prior to the tournament.

 “There are ...

Ice on Main drew thousands of skaters

Jan. 25, 2012

Big coils of tube were still on the site Monday, as city officials congratulated one another on an event that Mayor Knox White said brought outdoor laughter to a place where you don't usually hear it — next to the city government building.

Some nights, it could be hard to avoid other skaters and onlookers ...

Furman Sprint Triathlon on July 14, 2012

Jan. 13, 2012

Come out to watch the Official Spinx Tri-Athlete compete.

The Riddle of Spinx

Jan. 5, 2012

Today, Spinks is synonymous with the chain of gas stations and convenience stores in the Carolinas that bear his name, with an "X," of course, because everyone was going with an X — even Esso had changed to two Xs — at the time.

In recognition of the mark he has left on the industry, Spinks was ...

Spinx, Ace and BP award grant to AJ Whittenberg Elementary School

Jan. 5, 2012

A.J. Whittenberg, located in downtown Greenville, uses innovative technology to provide hands-on learning in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The school plans to implement new technology purchased with the awarded funds in classrooms as early as spring 2012.

“This grant means so much to us at A.J. Whittenberg,” said Ansel ...