May 2, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Public prayer service scheduled for Thursday in downtown Gaffney

As churches and towns across America prepare for the 2005 National Day of Prayer, the Greater Gaffney Ministerial Association is gearing up to host a local event at a gazebo on Limestone Street near the county administration building. More...

LifeStyles

ANNIE’S MAILBOX Kathy Mitchell

and Marcy Sugar Son More...

Carolina Debutante Society presents four young women at annual ball

Festivities held Saturday evening at Spartanburg Marriott

Th e Carolina Debutante Society presented four young women at its annual presentation ball Saturday evening at the Spartanburg Marriott. More...

Pair married Feb. 26 in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

Alicia Dawn Perry and Lucas Davis McDaniel were united in marriage on Feb. 26, 2005, in a candlelight double ring ceremony at The Chapel in the Glades in Gatlinburg, Tenn. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Former sheriff Joe Wallace dies at age 84

Joe Wallace, 84, of Gaffney, died Sunday, May 1, 2005, at his home. More...

Letters

Says the filibuster poll was rigged from the get-go

Dear Editor: I just read that the Washington Post and ABC News released a new More...

State News

State Briefs

Six killed in fiery crash

HARDEEVILLE More...

Got barbecue?

The Blacksburg Rotary Club will have a barbecue sale Saturday, May 7, beginning at 11 a.m. at two locations. More...

Other News

Rebels intensify Iraqi campaign

BAGHDAD, Iraq More...

More anger than joy in missing bride’s Georgia hometown

DULUTH, Ga. More...

Saloon owner campaigns for SC governor from barstool

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. More...

Council scrambles to avoid tax hike

Based on the results from the previous Cherokee County Council budget committee meeting, county taxpayers can expect a 5 to 6 mill tax hike in the proposed budget. More...

Rain doesn’t dampen spirits of military history day participants

Backcountry Militia re-enactors from Kings Mountain National Park stood next to a roaring campfire Saturday beside the American Legion hut. More...

Services will be held Wednesday for former sheriff

Former Cherokee County Sheriff Joe Wallace died Sunday at his Gaffney home. More...

Teenagers prayed to go peacefully after being lost at sea for a week

ASSOCIATED PRESS SOUTHPORT, N.C. More...

Local News

Nestle awards scholarships to high school seniors who were B.D. Lee Elementary grads

Nestle is providing scholarships for local high school students who attended B.D. Lee Elementary. More...

WALK THIS WAY

- Crews pulverised sections of sidewalks on both sides of Floyd Baker Boulevard last week, closing the outer lanes northbound and southbound. The renovation project is scheduled to be completed this week. More...

What’s Up

Meetings n Team captains of the Cherokee County Relay for Life will meet tonight at 6 in the Human Resources Building at The Timken Company. Each team is encouraged to send a representative to this important meeting. More...

Sports

Sims, Huff honored as state’s best

Winning three straight Class 4A state basketball titles has its rewards - and awards. More...

Indian runners advance to state

Notice to the rest of the Class 4A track and field athletes - here comes Gaffney More...

Tackling the big boys

Indian Land

The Limestone men 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?