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PEACHTREE CENTRE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH –

Peachtree Centre held its annual Black History Month fashion show on Wednesday, Feb. 2. The staff and residents dressed in traditional garments for the special occasion. More...

Anyone can get a flu shot

The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control has lifted restrictions that previously limited flu vaccine to only those in high-risk groups. More...

Drinking coffee may help protect against liver cancer

WASHINGTON (AP) More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Obituaries

Owner of E.J. Jones Jewelers dies at age 92

Ellis Hart Jones, 92, formerly of 315 S. Logan St., died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2005. More...

Other News

Negroponte is first national intelligence director

Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON More...

Greenspan tacitly endorses Bush on Social Security

AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON More...

Hundreds turn out for last of the legal fox hunts in Great Britain

Associated Press Writer LONDON More...

Theatre center owners finalize property deal

Ledger Staff Writer A Wyoming-based operator of family entertainment centers is a step closer to coming to Gaffney. More...

Police seize pile of cash after traffic stop on Interstate 85

Ledger Staff Writer The Blacksburg Police Department More...

Local News

State champion Blacksburg High Band to celebrate its success at Feb. 22 ceremony

Ledger Staff Writer The Blacksburg High School Marching Band will celebrate its crowning achievement Feb. 22 at 6:30 p.m. with a state championship ring ceremony. More...

Man charged in home invasion incident

Ledger Staff Writer A woman who was threatened and robbed just after midnight Thursday will hopefully sleep easier after police apprehended a suspect in the home invasion. More...

Towing company owner files suit against beleaguered chiropractors

Ledger Staff Writer Drs. Joshua and Beverly Gelardi are named as defendants in a lawsuit filed by Joe Craig, owner of Logan Street Towing in Gaffney. More...

Sports

Poston named region Player of the Year

Ledger Sports Editor The Blacksburg Wildcats, derailed in the first round of the playoffs on Wednesday, snapped up an impressive individual award this week. More...

Mauldin a big test for GHS

Ledger Sports Editor The Gaffney Indians have won some games this year with spectacular outside shooting. But Mark Huff expects an inside battle when his Gaffney Indians host Mauldin on Saturday at 7 p.m. More...

Balanced scoring leads Gaffney to easy victory

Indian Land

Ledger Sports Editor The 2-time defending state champion Gaffney Indians are rounding into playoff form - and it sure didn More...

Columns

7 pounds, 13 ounces can change a family’s life

My life changed just before 5 a.m. Wednesday, but not nearly as much as my sister More...

Their Views

Legislation would solve lapses in the system

Public safety would be served by proposed legislation to ensure that mentally ill people continue to get needed treatment when they achieve outpatient status. More...

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