October 5, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Soldier dies 10 months after being hurt in Iraq; complications from shoulder surgery blamed

After serving in Iraq, Army Sgt. John More...

LifeStyles

225 YEARS OF FREEDOM

Kings Mountain celebrates anniversary of battle that many historians describe

D avid Wilson, author of The Southern Strategy: Britain%27s More...

Overmountain Men arrive at Cowpens on October 6

The Overmountain Victory Trail Committee of Cherokee County invites the public to take part in two events celebrating our country%27s 225th anniversary of the American Revolution. More...

225TH ANNIVERSARY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7 . 9 a.m.-5 p.m.: Living History open to the public . More...

Obituaries - Free Access

OBITUARIES

Everette C. Moore Sr. Retired from Foote Mineral BLACKSBURG More...

Other News

The differences between men and women

We all know there are a lot of differences between men and women. More...

THEIR VIEWS

How to better spend the money Awarding South Carolina teachers who achieve national certification a hefty annual bonus may indeed be money well spent. More...

LETTERS

Artist recalls boyhood days spent in Gaffney Dear Ledger Subscribers: More...

County likely to get Duke nuclear power plant

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‘Jeopardy’ status a result of resident found smoking

State officials have confirmed Brookview Healthcare Center has been placed in jeopardy. More...

Student recants story

By TARA JENNINGS Ledger Staff Writer tara@gaffneyledger.com

A student who claimed she was assaulted in a Gaffney High School bathroom has recanted her story and could be charged with filing a false report, according to Gaffney Police Chief John O More...

Trustees get big pay raise in newest budget version

The Cherokee County School Board received a 25 percent pay increase in this year More...

Local News

MEET THE TEACHER

Mac Middleton: CTC instructor Teaches: Welding for 21 years at CTC More...

Welding course offers students hands on experience

Sparks fly when Blacksburg High football player Miguel Oviedo works with metal inside the Cherokee Technology Center welding shop. More...

Voters will decide on 1-cent sales tax

Issue will be on November, 2006 ballot

Cherokee County voters will get a chance to decide if they want a 1-cent local option sales tax earmarked for property tax relief. More...

Sports

’Cats must put first half behind them

The first half of the Blacksburg Wildcats More...

THE RICE REPORT

VS. AUBURN TOTALS REC. YDS. TDs LONG 3 63 1 45 REC. YDS. TDs LONG 18 298 4 45 More...

Region crown a goal for GHS

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National News

Researchers recreate killer 1918 virus to fend off bird flu

ATLANTA (AP) More...

English sometimes a third or fourth language

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) 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?