Greenville history

BUSINESS OF DISTINCTION: Ray Winnie Auto Sales celebrating 35 years in Greenville

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Ray Winnie Auto Sales has been a fixture at the corner of Washington and Franklin streets for the past 35 years, selling a wide variety of used vehicles and running a successful vehicle rental service, the first in Greenville.

With the purchase of a new wrecker truck in 1964, Ray Winnie originally started “North End Shell Service” at 1114 N Lafayette St., now the site of El Jalapeño Mexican Restaurant.

Early history of the Flat River Historical Society and Museum, part 3

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Established at the historic site where John Green first settled in 1844, the first floor of the Flat River Museum was dedicated on Oct. 10, 1972. Soon, the second floor was transformed into a 1900’s streetscape, with period rooms depicting early Greenville businesses and homes.