June 10, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Radio station mourns loss of its owner

tara@gaffneyledger.com Bright Gresham Parker, CEO and owner of Gaffney Broadcasting radio stations WAGI-FM and WEAC-AM, died Thursday morning at her home in Gaffney. More...

LifeStyles

Miss Moore, Mr. Deeder exchange wedding vows May 7 at Goucher Church

Ashley Moore of Spartanburg and Josh Deeder exchanged marriage vows on Saturday, May 7, 2005, at Goucher Baptist Church. The Rev. Norman Gardner officiated the double ring ceremony at 4 p.m. A reception followed in the church fellowship hall. More...

Engagements

Ogilvie

Mr. and Mrs. William Buckner Ogilvie Jr. of Houston, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter, Margaret Carolyn, to William Wofford Stacy. More...

Animals from around the world featured in programs June 14 at Gaffney, Blacksburg libraries

Kim Miller and Action Animals will present two exciting programs Tuesday, June 14, at the Cherokee County libraries in Gaffney and Blacksburg. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Obituaries

Bright G. Parker, Gaffney Broadcasting owner, dies at age 89

Bright Gresham Parker, CEO and owner of Gaffney Broadcasting, Inc., operator of radio stations WAGI-FM and WEAC-AM, died at her Gaffney home Thursday morning at age 89. More...

Columns

False alarm, but a real adrenaline rush

I had such an adrenaline rush this weekend, but it wasn More...

Their View

Graham may have done GOP a huge favor

Democracy, according to some political wags, is like making sausage. More...

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Seniors earn $7.2 million in scholarships

spowell@gaffneyledger.com Gaffney and Blacksburg High graduates left school Thursday with a total of more than $7.2 million in college scholarship money. More...

Local woman earns a part in movie being filmed here

scottb@gaffneyledger.com Allison Earley wasn More...

Local News

Four county councilmen receiving hotly debated ag use tax break

Ledger Staff Writer larry@gaffneyledger.com More...

Blacksburg residents get break on tax hike

tara@gaffneyledger.com Blacksburg Town Council wants to give its extra revenue back to its residents. More...

Couple admits to exposing 3-year-old child to meth

tara@gaffneyledger.com A local couple is on probation after they admitted their child was exposed to methamphetamine while the drug was being made in their home. More...

Sports

Hoops league starts drive to build rec center

arry@gaffneyledger.com In addition to the $1 admission price, organizers of the Cherokee County Summer Youth Basketball League are asking fans for something just as valuable - their signatures. More...

Wildcats show skills at shootout

larry@gaffneyledger.com What backcourt problem? More...

Improving Limestone women’s soccer team inks seven players

The Limestone College women More...

Letters

Letters

A lot of people made the food drive a success Dear Friends (within the community

and at the Post Office): Believe it or not, there are many in this county who are going hungry every day. More...

Other News

Security guards from N.C. arrested in Iraq

BAGHDAD, Iraq More...

Calif. town with vibrant Pakistani community shaken by terrorism arrests

LODI, Calif. More...

Border Patrol horses get special feed that helps protect desert ecosystem

TUCSON, Ariz. 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?