July 22, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Man shot to death; 2 suspects at large

Authorities are looking for two people today after one man was fatally shot and another wounded in what police said was a drug deal gone bad. More...

LifeStyles

Pruitt – Drennon

SENECA More...

Miss Brown, Mr. Ruppe wed in seaside ceremony

April Elaine Brown and Bryan Alton Ruppe exchanged marriage vows on the beach Thursday, July 14, 2005. The Rev. Lamar Boulware conducted the 7:30 p.m. ceremony in North Myrtle Beach. More...

Kirby – Mayberry

Laquantra Evay Kirby and Deon Terell Mayberry, both of Gaffney, will be married on August 6 at New Mt. Zion Baptist Church. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

OBITUARIES

Rev. Woodrow Monroe Baptist minister for 56 years More...

Columns

People I spoke with are disgusted with attack

I have to question why Rev. Jesse Jackson feels he needs to address More...

OUR VIEW

We support young victim and his family We condemn in the strongest possible terms the unprovoked and violent attack against an innocent pedestrian two weeks ago. More...

LETTERS

Supports the proposed College Drive park Dear Editor: More...

Trying to determine if civil rights violation occurred

Feds weigh lynching case The U.S. Attorney More...

Festival wraps up with races, mud bog

There will be a lot of mudslinging Saturday when the South Carolina Peach Festival holds a mud bog at Orchard Park at 7 p.m. More...

HEAT WAVE Expect near-record highs to continue

After a week or so of above-average temperatures and heat indexes that are edging above 100 degrees, Gaffney residents are certainly aware that summer is here. And they More...

Grant will help repair homes in East Gaffney

Cherokee County has received a $20,000 planning grant to develop a plan for housing rehabilitation in the East Gaffney area. More...

Local News

Man sentenced to 25 years for stealing $1,000 motorcycle

A Gaffney man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for stealing a motorcycle worth less than $1,000. More...

Search continues for suspect in armed robbery of cafe

Police continue to search for an armed robbery suspect after attempts by the Cherokee County Bloodhound Tracking Team to locate the man were unsuccessful. More...

Fowler sees a steady future with Matt Stone job

Gaffney More...

Sports

Gaffney’s Blackwell pursuing NASCAR dream

Lee Blackwell will begin living his dream this fall when he begins competing on the NASCAR Dodge Weekly Racing Series. More...

BRIEFS

Gaffney Middle The Gaffney Middle School will hold football tryouts, beginning Aug. 8 from 4-5:30 p.m. Rising seventh and eighth graders must have a completed physical form for the tryout. More...

Post 109 advances to finals with 10-9 win over Lancaster

Gaffney American Legion Post 109 advanced to the state finals with Wednesday More...

National News

China’s currency rises against U.S. dollar

SHANGHAI, China 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?