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Police seize two pounds of ‘pure’ meth

Ledger Staff Writer Two pounds of methamphetamine was seized Friday by agents with the Cherokee County Metro Narcotics Unit and Cherokee County Sheriff More...

LifeStyles

Neil Simon’s ‘God’s Favorite’ set for 4-day run on GLT stage

Comedy examines man

God More...

57th Tiny Tot Parade is planned for May 25

The Gaffney Business and Processional Women More...

TALENTED ARTIST –

Michie Jefferies, a first grader at Mary Bramlett Elementary, designed the cover for the Cherokee County District Kindergarten Progress Report. He did the drawing last year when he was in the kindergarten program at Mary Bramlett. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

OBITUARY

Rev. John C. Miller Jr. Presbyterian minister More...

Obituaries

Elsie Jolly-Cooper Retired beautician Elsie Lee Jolly-Cooper, 79, wife of Jay Cooper of 2452 Overbrook Drive, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2005, at 11:30 a.m. in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center after a period of declining health. More...

Letters

United we stand, divided we fall

Dear Editor: President Abraham Lincoln never lost sight of his responsibility to preserve the union. More...

Columns

‘Salt and pepper’ crowd a preview of heaven

LEDGER PUBLISHER As I sat in New Emanuel Chapel Baptist Church on Sunday afternoon surrounded by a couple hundred of Tommy More...

Their View

A much-needed victory

The Senate More...

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Students have transfer option again next year

Ledger Staff Writer The Cherokee County School Dis-trict is offering school choice to parents for the 2005-2006 school year. More...

Scout awarded The Honor Medal for saving young brother’s life

On my honor I will do my best To do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law; To help other people at all times; To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.

Ledger Staff Writer If you think a 12-year-old is too young to be called a hero, then you haven More...

Rabies cases here already double last year’s total

Ledger Staff Writer Cherokee County residents are once again being urged to take precautions against rabies. More...

Local News

Street renaming has become a racial issue, city councilman says

Ledger Staff Writer A black Gaffney City Councilman said Monday he More...

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Work on church property delayed until independent study can be conducted

Ledger Staff Writer Gaffney City Council on Monday curtailed plans to relocate a stormwater drain until an independent study is conducted. More...

Sports

Blacksburg gets boost from GHS transfers

Ledger Sports Editor The Blacksburg Wildcats football program has received a boost from an unexpected source - the Gaffney Indians. More...

Gaffney upends Bearcats

Ledger Sports Editor Phillip Buckson wore down Rock Hill with his size and strength and the 2-time defending state champion Gaffney Indians shook off a sloppy first half for an 86-59 victory Tuesday on Senior Night. More...

Second-half spurt lifts Cardinals past Blacksburg

Indian Land

Ledger Sports Editor The Blacksburg Wildcats had a chance to host a first-round playoff game next week. More...

State News

State Briefs

Hospital gets new helicopter

SPARTANBURG More...

You don’t have to cook Feb. 18

Hate to cook dinner, especially on a Friday night? More...

Other News

Israel, Palestine announce cease-fire

Associated Press Writer SHARM EL-SHEIK, Egypt More...

Billions in 2001 tax refund waiting for claims

AP Tax Writer WASHINGTON More...

Dolly the sheep scientist gets license to clone humans for research

Associated Press Writer LONDON More...

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