October 26, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

County Republican Party prepares for Nov. 28 visit by Gov. Sanford

The Cherokee County Republican Party will receive a special guest Nov. 28 when Gov. Mark Sanford comes to town. More...

LifeStyles

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ORGY OF CONSUMPTION: Unprecedented material wealth leaves American families drowning in

Karen Lowe looks a little lost, even in her own apartment. More...

GLT presents Dracula

Bloodthirsty vampire arrives here in time for Halloween

G et out the garlic More...

Limestone trombonists to give recitals

The Limestone College Department of Music will present two trombonists in their senior recitals Thursday, Oct. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the Carroll Recital Hall. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Rameshia L. Ellis Services for Rameshia L. Ellis, 14, of 141 Camellia Circle, daughter of Leslie L. Ellis and Luther Dawkins Jr., will be held Friday at 3 p.m. at Limestone Missionary Baptist Church, conducted by Dr. A.L. Brackett and the Revs. More...

Columns

LEDGER COLUMNIST

A quiz with a profound lesson about life

During a recent meeting at Limestone Presbyterian Church, I thought the devotional given by Ron Cope was particularly thought-provoking, so I asked him for a copy to use in this week More...

THEIR VIEW

State needs quantum leap, not baby steps

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Mayor co-broker in deal for new theater location if mall plan fails

In the end, the operator of family entertainment centers is still expected to locate in Gaffney. But the address of the proposed movie theater could be changing, according to sources familiar with the negotiations. More...

BHS band eyes 4th straight title

The Blacksburg High marching band will take its Route 66 music show on the road to the state finals this weekend. More...

GHS band shines in N.C. event

The Gaffney High Band of Gold won first place in its division at the Foard Band Classic in Newton, N.C., on Saturday. More...

Local News

Spirits flock to familiar Gaffney haunts tonight

The Cherokee Historical and Preservation Society (CHAPS) wants to show the public the skeletons in its closet...and several other skeletons. Today and Thursday from 6 until 8 p.m., eager visitors can learn about Gaffney More...

Student arrested for knife at middle school

A 12-year-old male student brought a knife to school and threatened to stab a fellow student Friday, a report at the Gaffney Police Department claims. More...

Poltergeist, elephant toothpaste, methane mamba help students further their understanding of science

Blacksburg High students weren%27t alive in 1982 when producer Steven Spielberg and director Tobe Hopper shocked audiences with their classic movie "Poltergeist." More...

Sports

Sarratt spurns USC, picks Tigers

As a life-long South Carolina fan, Gaffney baseball standout Justin Sarratt probably never expected to play for Clemson. More...

Big plays ignite Indians

After a sluggish first quarter, the Gaffney Indians needed a big play and Quinton Hemphill and Cameron Tate delivered in the team More...

EYES ON THE HOOP 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?