November 17, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Granard Middle School students sending holiday cards to troops

Ledger Staff Writer Granard Middle School art students made approximately 500 Christmas cards recently for military servicemen and women serving in Iraq. More...

LifeStyles

GLT’s 2004 season finale will have audience howling with laughter

Two talented actors are only cast members of

The community can start the holiday season by having its funny bone tickled with an uproarious Gaffney Little Theatre comedy. The theatre is ending its 2004 season with More...

ANNIE’S MAILBOX

Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar Dear Annie: More...

Cogdell – Hirschy

Celena Shelton-Nichols of Greene-ville, Tenn., Thomas Cogdell of Cleveland, Tenn., and Gail and Barbara Hirschy of Blacksburg announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Crystal Lynette Cogdell and Nicholas Lee Hirschy. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Obituaries

Carolyn Walker Brother of Gaffney minister Margaret Carolyn Norton Walker of 149 Crosswhite Lane, Statesville, N.C., went to her heavenly home on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2004, after a courageous battle with cancer. More...

Letters

Owes a debt of gratitude to John Brasington

Dear Editor: Like many in Cherokee County, I too was a friend of John Brasington. More...

BPW refutes claims in Earls’ lawsuit

Ledger Staff Writer A Gaffney Board of Public Works commissioner claims she was unlawfully harmed when the utility voted last year to stop providing free insurance coverage to commissioners and their spouses. More...

Golf coach honored by LPGA

Ledger Staff Writer Limestone College Trustee Dr. Barbara Smith is always up for a challenge, and after 30 years of coaching golf she More...

An equipment door on this 1999 fire engine belonging to the Gaffney Fire Department was damaged in an accident Monday.

Damaged fire engine taken out of service More...

Local News

Sheriff asking for donations

Ledger Staff Writer Cherokee County Sheriff Bill Blanton is asking for tips, but this time it More...

PRETTY AS A PICTURE —

H enry Nguyen, owner of Gaffney Nails, spends his one day off each week painting Cherokee County buildings. He is currently painting pictures of the houses of his loyal customers to give to them as Christmas presents and to say More...

Police Briefs

Doors shattered Glass doors of Gaffney businesses were shattered over the weekend, according to reports at the Gaffney Police Department. More...

Sports

Payback on minds of Indians

Ledger Sports Editor Payback is all well and good, but for the Gaffney Indians who face Rock Hill Thursday in their next playoff game, there is a bigger prize at stake - a spot in the Upper State bracket championship game. More...

Inside play leads Saints to victory

Ledger Sports Editor At halftime, Limestone men More...

Briefs

Playoff tickets on sale at GHS

Tickets for the Gaffney-Rock Hill Big 16 playoff game will be available at GHS on Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. and on Thursday from 8:30 a.m. until 1. The tickets are $6. More...

State News

State Briefs

Town to appeal prayer ruling GREAT FALLS More...

Special Sections

Poll

Sen. Harvey Peeler (R-Gaffney) sponsored a resolution Dec. 7 for the Senate Committee on Interstate Cooperation to study the potential impact of not recognizing Daylight Savings Time. Do you think DST should be abolished?