August 12, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Retirement drop-in slated for longtime Blacksburg administrator

The Town of Blacksburg will say goodbye to a familiar face at its town hall Saturday, Aug. 20. More...

LifeStyles

8 vie for Miss Cherokee County titles

Competition Saturday evening in Fullerton Auditorium

E ight young women will be competing for the titles of More...

ANNIES MAILBOX

and Marcy Sugar Dear Annie: I am a young mother of four with a disabled husband. I work two jobs. We recently moved into a house with a lower rent. More...

Emily Gilfillan wins Wee Miss Peach title

Emily Adair Gilfillan was crowned 2005 Wee Miss Peach in the 4to 6-year-old age division More...

Obituaries - Free Access

OBITUARIES

Brenda C. Caldwell Worked as an inspector in the textile industry More...

Letters

LETTERS

Deadline set for inclusion in next GHS veterans book More...

State News

STATE BRIEFS

Children escape school bus fire LEXINGTON More...

NLRB taking union to court over Freightliner wages

An Aug. 22 trial has been set on The National Labor Relations Board More...

Employees say company gave union personal information

Some Freightliner employees claim they have been subjected to an invasion of privacy with the release of their addresses to United Auto Workers officials. More...

No surprise Committee upholds Kelley firing

The county More...

Local News

BPW sends consolidation plan to law firm for review

Gaffney Board of Public Works officials could make a decision as soon as next month about whether to exclude themselves from the county More...

Church youth groups join forces

Imagine if youth groups across Cherokee County joined forces on one mission trip to share the message of God. Now imagine that trip is straight into the backyards of the community. More...

Attorneys drop officer from suit against city

A Gaffney police officer has been removed from a lawsuit previously filed against him and the City of Gaffney. More...

Sports

Ex-Saint golfer has a ball at Baltusrol

At 8:25 a.m. on Thursday, all eyes were watching the 10th tee at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J. That More...

BRIEFS

Clemson Club meeting Aug. 22 The Cherokee County Clemson Club will be holding its fall kickoff meeting Monday, Aug. 22, at 7 p.m. at the Clemson Extension Office on Floyd Baker Boulevard. More...

¦ Indians to battle Crest High Chargers at Border Showcase

This is not your ordinary jamboree matchup. No. 1-ranked Gaffney will meet two-time defending North Carolina Class 3A champion Crest at the Border Showcase Jamboree at Gardner-Webb Saturday. More...

Columns

THEIR VIEWS

State has been sent a warning Many South Carolinians don More...

Other News

Bush calls Iraq withdrawal a ‘terrible signal’

CRAWFORD, Texas More...

VA rechecking post-traumatic stress claims it already approved

WASHINGTON More...

Yahoo investing $1 billion in Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba

BEIJING 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?