December 22, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Union man killed when ejected from crashed vehicle on Hwy. 18

Ledger Staff Writer A Union man was killed just after 1 a.m. Sunday after he was ejected from his vehicle on Highway 18, police said. More...

10-year-old struck by pickup truck

Ledger Staff Writer A 10-year-old boy walked into the street and was struck by a pickup truck just before 1 p.m. Tuesday, police said. More...

LifeStyles

Miss Goforth, Mr. Head wed Dec. 4

Park Hills Baptist Church provided the setting Saturday evening, Dec. 4, 2004, for the wedding of Tabitha Marie Goforth and Jeffrey Travis Head. The Rev. Mike McGee officiated the double ring ceremony at 6:30. More...

Engagement

George

Donna George and Robert Brackett, both of Lawndale, N.C., will be married on Feb. 18, 2005, at Fallston Fire Department in Fallston, N.C. More...

ANNIE’S MAILBOX

Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar She needs somebreathing room More...

Other News

Mess hall mortar attack kills 22

Associated Press Writer BAGHDAD, Iraq More...

Drug imports can be safe or cheap, not both, government says

Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON More...

The Edger

Arrest that one... wait, no arrest the other one

STOCKHOLM, Sweden More...

Officials mull separate 9th grade school concept

Ledger Staff Writer Increasing Gaffney and Blacksburg High enrollments have the school district considering the possibility of building separate ninth grade facilities. More...

YMCA trying to determine interest level in new facility

Ledger Staff Writer In the future, Cherokee County YMCA members might be able to swim in a new pool, hoop in a new gym and exercise in a new fitness area - if a soon-to-be conducted survey predicts county residents will support a new YMCA. More...

Collector having ‘a Dickens’ of a Christmas

Ledger Staff Writer Tracy Parris is the Executive Director of Communities and Schools of Cherokee County. It More...

HO, HO, HOG

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Local News

Police officers go on a shopping spree to help needy families

Ledger Staff Writer Local police officers wore big red Santa suits Tuesday, at least in spirit. More...

Y to purchase $50,000 in new equipment

Ledger Staff Writer It More...

Broad River offers tips to avoid scams

Concerned over recent reports of con artists working in the community, Broad River Electric Cooperative offers some tips to avoid scams. More...

Sports

Wildcats rebound with win over Chapman

Ledger Sports Editor The Blacksburg Wildcats were up by a point at the break, but coach Travis Miller wasn More...

Indians run past Broome

Ledger Sports Editor Center Phillip Buckson blocked a shot, triggering a fast break that Nick Melton punctuated with a driving layup. More...

MIGHTY REDSKINS

- The Redskins captured the 2004 Mite League Championship. The players include (front row) Vinnie Thompson, Dray Dover, Aaron White, Jonathan Howlett, Jawarris Blanton and Quan Shippy. More...

Columns

You made it happen

Words cannot begin to express how much I appreciate the contributions so many of you made to this year More...

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