July 4, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

SEEKING SHELTER

Kings Mountain Backcountry Militia member Dan Stowe puts a leaf roof over the shelter he built Friday evening for his sleeping quarters this weekend. More...

LifeStyles

Higher Praise will sing at First Baptist Blacksburg

Gaffney, New York City natives form talented female trio

BLACKSBURG More...

Cracked Liberty Bell is cherished symbol of America’s freedom

ANNIES MAILBOX

Dear Readers: Happy Fourth of July! Here More...

Local artists, craftsmen present exhibit July 20-23 at Gaffney Visitors’Center Willard – Smalley

ENGAGEMENT

Cherokee County artists and craftsmen will soon have the first exhibit of their original works as a newly formed group. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Dennis W. Rector

Truck driver for Thompson's Logging

Dennis Walter Rector, 30, of 128 Goforth Drive, died Friday, July 10, 2005, at his residence. More...

Isabelle G. Kelly

Sister of Gaffney resident

HOPE MILLS, N.C. More...

Debora Ann Mullinax

Employed by Alcoa Home Exteriors

Debora Ann Mullinax, 42, of 321 Wofford Road, died Saturday, July 2, 2005, at her residence. More...

Columns

Y’all know why he was tying that kangaroo down?

So I was scanning the radio dial in my vehicle the other day when I came across the old song More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Conflicting information

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED...

I surely do not know the answer to conflicting information. The older I get and the more I hear, More...

Soldiers’ Angels provide little pieces of home

Gaffney More...

Two accused of posing as utility workers

Sheriff More...

Mayor says council intends to keep raises it gave itself

Gaffney Mayor Henry Jolly said there are no plans to scuttle the hefty nearly 50 percent pay hike Gaffney City Council members voted themselves as part of the new budget that raised tax bills eight mills for homeowners. More...

Local News

Local artist brings world of watercolor to all generations through workshop

Granard Middle School teacher Noah Lindemann will conduct an intergenerational watercolor painting workshop July 18-19 at the Cherokee County History and Arts Museum. More...

FREE HEALTH SCREENING —

Upstate Carolina Medical Center lab employee Jennifer Peeler takes a blood sample for a cardiac risk profile during a men's health fair Thursday evening at Cherokee National Golf Club. More...

Countdown to Kindergarten for local children

Several Cherokee County preschool children are getting a jumpstart on school this summer with home visitations. More...

Sports

Post 109 steamrolls Union

League-leading Post 109 had plenty of incentive to play well against lowly Union this weekend. More...

Indians sharpen skills

Gaffney boys basketball coach Mark Huff doesn More...

POST 109 PROFILE

Name: Eric Goode Age: 18 Position: Outfield Jersey No.: 18 More...

Other News

President studying successor to O’Connor

WASHINGTON More...

Anti-poverty protesters plan huge march at G8 conference

EDINBURGH, Scotland More...

Now that’s high society

LONDON - British balloonist and explorer David Hempleman-Adams has done his most bizarre feat to date - staging the world 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?