December 17, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

CHRISTMAS IS FOR KIDS

Here is a list of donations to the Christmas Is For Kids drive sponsored by The Gaffney Ledger and Wal-Mart. All proceeds are used to allow disadvantaged children to buy toys and clothes for Christmas. More...

LifeStyles

Birthdays

Riley Grace Smith, daughter of Warren and Melissa Smith of Gaffney, is 3 years old today, Dec. 17. Maternal grandparents are Cathy Williams of Boiling Springs and Jimmy and Carol Williams of Gaffney. More...

Christmas celebrations

l The Limestone Street United Methodist Church Choir, under the direction of Sanny Wolfe, will present the Christmas cantata, "Christmas Is Jesus," on Sunday, Dec. 19, at 11 a.m. The church is located at 910 N. Limestone St. More...

Engagement

Kirk and Gina Reynolds of Gaffney announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Daniella Simmons, to PFC Donivan Kane Dillon of Gaffney. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Clint M. Hamrick

Sourcing executive for Hamrick More...

Inside Report

Howard Dean’s return

Practical Democratic politicians, intent on reversing a decade of decline, feel trapped in a bad dream with Howard Dean as the most prominent prospect to be the party More...

Other News

Saddam meets lawyers as fight rages

Associated Press Writer BAGHDAD, Iraq More...

Carolina Ledger

Lawmakers may seek winter moratorium on power cutoffs

GREENVILLE, S.C. More...

Bush says ’now is the time’ to deal with Social Security

Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON More...

Cop shoots driver after chase

Ledger Staff Writer A shooting by a Chesnee police officer just inside Cherokee County is being investigated by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. More...

Sales soar; up 5 percent from ’03 total

Ledger Staff Writer Local retailers have been hearing the ka-ching of their cash registers More...

WAL-MART DONATION

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Local News

County teens find the same long lines as other shoppers during Christmas season

Ledger Staff Writer On the morning after Thanksgiving, few creatures were stirring, not even a mouse, when Amy Ellison and her family woke up for the traditional start of their Christmas shopping. More...

Students make travel plans

Ledger Staff Writer Adrian Quinones can see it now. More...

What are the favorite Christmas Songs of Cherokee County teens?

* All I want for Christmas * Frosty the Snowman More...

Sports

GHS wideout takes on best of the best

Strickland:

(This is Gaffney wide receiver Andy Strickland More...

Family, fans lend support

Ledger Sports Editor Gaffney wide receiver Andy Strickland just might receive the loudest reception of any player at the 68th Annual Shrine Bowl Saturday. More...

Saints upset Upstate

Ledger Sports Editor Marquintus Jones wouldn More...

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Poll

Who do you support for Cherokee County Sheriff?