June 8, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Adult education ceremony tonight

About 80 adults will graduate today after entering the adult education program to complete their high school education. More...

LifeStyles

Blacksburg students go around the world without leaving home

A Russian princess, Italian painter and a can-can saloon girl were among the cast of characters populating Blacksburg High on last week. More...

Talented Rhode Island potter lured to Cherokee County by old farm house

Marjorie Hawthorne says pottery-making hasn

M arjorie Hawthorne usually starts each day by going for a spin More...

Births

Abigail Elizabeth Mace Christina Nicole and Johnny R. Mace Jr. of Blacksburg announce the birth of their daughter, Abigail Elizabeth, on May 16, 2005, in Upstate Carolina Medical Center weighing 6 lbs. 1 oz. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Obituaries

Virginia E. Goudelock Retired educator Virginia "Deje" Elizabeth Goudelock, 92, beloved sister and maiden aunt, passed away June 7, 2005, after several years of declining health. More...

Letters

Letters

Graduates should be allowed to celebrate

After receiving a letter from Principal Quincie Moore on Friday, May 3, 2005, I discussed it with my child. I learned that they have been told that they are not allowed to toss their caps in the air after Mrs. More...

Guest Columnist

The beginning of adulthood

The faculty and staff of Gaffney High School and Cherokee County School District One thank you for supporting your son or daughter in his or her educational efforts over the past 12 years. More...

Other News

Teen still missing

By BOB JOHNSON Associated Press Writer MOUNTAIN BROOK, Ala. More...

Water leads to clash of cultures in Colorado as rafters and ranchers fight

GOLDEN, Colo. More...

Widespread prosecutions seen as unlikely for medical marijuana users

WASHINGTON More...

Peachtree fined $39,260 for failing to fire employee

The county More...

Filming of movie scheduled to begin in Gaffney Friday

Roll out the red carpet ... Hollywood has come to Gaffney. More...

High school graduation Thursday

Nearly 460 Blacksburg and Gaffney High seniors will graduate Thursday. More...

Elementary school teacher’s aide charged with trafficking cocaine

A local teacher More...

Local News

Music fest announces supporting acts

Sheriff More...

Planning underway for Alzheimer’s Memory Walk

Cherokee County residents may have seen a lot of charity walks in the past, but Jonna Turner and the rest of the members of the Alzheimer More...

Spartanburg Tech to host free camp

Spartanburg Technical College (STC) will host a free Light and Laser camp from June 27 More...

Sports

Indians set for busy summer

The best never rest. That More...

Little League salutes its champions

First Piedmont Federal, Stanley Construction, the Elks and VFW have this trophy thing down pat. More...

Post 109 Profile

Name: Ben Dollar Age: 18 Position: More...

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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?