April 8, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

250 years in one day

The American Legion Post 109 and the county military museum will attempt on April 30 to cover 250 years of military history in one day. More...

LifeStyles

Birthdays

Kelsey Cierra Dover celebrated her 4th birthday April 6. More...

Bethel will honor pastor

Bethel Baptist Church will celebrate the 56th pastoral anniversary of Dr. and Mrs. J.W. Sanders Sr. at the 10:30 a.m. services Sunday. More...

Marriages

The following marriages have been filed in the probate court of Cherokee County: More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Obituaries

Blaine Allison Retired textile worker SHELBY More...

Letters

Letters

Editor: I have lived in Cherokee County for about 20 months. I have received the Gaffney Ledger for a little less than a year. I have a few questions/concerns regarding the newspaper dated 3/30/2005. More...

Columns

THEIR VIEWS

The Pope's successor

La Repubblica, Rome, on the late Pope John Paul II's successor: More...

Band director blasts principal in letter of resignation

As reported in Wednesday More...

Murder suspect arrested

With the help of Federal Fugitive Task Force and many officers from the Gaffney Police Department, a homicide suspect was apprehended Thursday. More...

Local News

City to ask county to double its road improvement funds

Gaffney Mayor Henry Jolly wants a bigger share of the county%27s road improvement funds. More...

Police search for armed robber

Blacksburg police are investigating an armed robbery at a local restaurant. More...

Delapidated houses may get face lift

Help may be on the way for residents of a blighted area near Cherokee Avenue. More...

Sports

Indians surprise Hillcrest

After blowing a game two days earlier against Rock Hill, the Gaffney Indians were likely feeling a little uneasy about participating in the Southeastern Baseball Classic. More...

Photo

Kansas City Royals shortstop Angel Berroa (4) avoids Detroit Tigers' Dmitri Young after trying to field an errant throw from second baseman Tony Graffanino in the seventh inning Thursday in Detroit. More...

Briefs

Former Blacksburg star picks up win

Former Blacksburg standout Derek Byars pitched 2.2 innings of relief to pick up his first collegiate victory for USC-Upstate on Wednesday. More...

Inside Report

Inside Report

404 is regulatory overkill

Ask nearly any business executive to name the biggest menace facing corporate America, and the answer is apt to be a number: "404." More...

Special Sections

Poll

Sen. Harvey Peeler (R-Gaffney) sponsored a resolution Dec. 7 for the Senate Committee on Interstate Cooperation to study the potential impact of not recognizing Daylight Savings Time. Do you think DST should be abolished?