January 28, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

New home starts up by 7% in 2004

Ledger Staff Writer The local homebuilders report has served up a double dose of good economic news. More...

LifeStyles

Birthdays

Bryson William Ward, son of Roger and Amy Ward of Gaffney, was 6 years old Jan. 27. Maternal grandparents are Billy Ray and Becky Rice of Gaffney and the late William and Thelma Ward. More...

Births

Nathaniel Glenn Shore Lisa and David Shore of Gaffney announce the birth of their son, Nathaniel Glenn, on Jan. 17, 2005, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center weighing 7 lbs. 10 ozs. More...

Gators headed to beach for national competition

The Classic Cheer Company Gator all-star cheerleaders are headed to Myrtle Beach for the 2005 Open Jam Nationals, where they will compete against squads from Tennessee, Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina. More...

Columns

What would you have done if you were in those shoes?

The past few weeks for the Cherokee County Sheriff%27s Office have been highly emotional. More...

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Their Views

Goodbye to

Dr. Bob Jones III plans to retire this spring as president of the university started by his grandfather. More...

BPW brass heads for hills to discuss budget shortfall

Ledger Staff Writer The Gaffney Board of Public Works could be facing as much as a $2.5 million shortfall in its proposed budget. More...

Renaissance

Ledger Staff Writer Gaffney High School is sweetening the rewards for student achievement by providing free admission to sporting events as well as cash and shopping discounts. More...

To bee or not to bee

But the question is: Can you spell narcissus? By SCOTT POWELL More...

Local News

Will Hardin’s contract be extended?

BPW commissioners have until Feb. 1 to decide

Ledger Staff Writer It More...

YOUR CALL HAS BEEN DROPPED -

Linemen from BellSouth offices in Greenville spent the afternoon repairing this telephone pole at Overbrook Drive and West Floyd Baker Boulevard. More...

Golf course financing on workshop agenda

Ledger Staff Writer The Gaffney Board of Public Works More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Obituaries

Johnnie Lee Camp Retired from Limestone Mill More...

State News

State Briefs

Sanford names Weathers to complete term

ORANGEBURG More...

Judge grants bond for security guard

Ledger Staff Writer A Circuit Court judge granted bond for a school security guard who was arrested recently by city police and accused of touching a juvenile girl inappropriately while at the Cherokee County Alternative Education Center. More...

National News

Troops brace for Iraqi election

Associated Press Writer BAGHDAD, Iraq More...

Big-ticket orders post ten year record in 2004

AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON More...

Female interrogators used sexual tactics to break Muslims prisoners at Guantanamo

Associated Press Writer SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico More...

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