November 11, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Some schools have reason to celebrate

By SCOTT POWELL Ledger Staff Writer spowell@gaffneyledger.com

Luther Vaughan and Alma elementaries had reason to celebrate Thursday when the latest Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) results were released. More...

LifeStyles

Pair married Sept. 22 at Pacolet Road Church

Michelle Nicole Phillips of Gaffney and Joshua Jamie Richards of Woodruff were married Sept. 22, 2005, at Pacolet Road Baptist Church. The Rev. Jimmy Powell officiated the double ring ceremony at 6 p.m. More...

ANNIES MAILBOX

This desperate mom desperately need a break

Dear Annie: I am a 46-year-old woman, married to my husband, More...

Miss Ewing, Mr. Curtin married in Maui, Hawaii

Caroline Elizabeth Ewing and William O%27Brien Curtin were married on Aug. 24, 2005, in Maui, Hawaii. More...

Columns

The animals deserve better

As I stood there, the helpless dogs slowly lost their life. More...

‘Blood’ found in motel room turns out to be chocolate sauce

It was a chocolate caper that left behind a bitter taste. More...

York County resident is owner of winning Powerball lottery ticket

A York County resident is about $550,000 richer after finally coming forward to claim a winning Powerball lottery ticket prize from the Oct. 19th drawing. More...

District near-perfect but still fails to meet Adequate Yearly Progress

Despite meeting 28 of 29 objectives, the Cherokee County School District did not make Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) under federal No Child Left Behind legislation. More...

D-Day for theater project

No deal yet; developers consider two other sites

In the case of the American Family Entertainment CenterSoutheast (AFEC), the popular phrase, More...

Local News

Blacksburg High students join junior firefighter program

For Adam Fisher, becoming a Blacksburg Volunteer Fire Department Junior Firefighter is helping him prepare for his future. More...

Gaffney Christmas parade set for Saturday, Dec. 10

This year More...

Discount offered to dance for teens who attend concert

The organizers of a gospel songfest for a Gaffney woman struggling with diabetes are hoping the concert will raise awareness of the disease. More...

Sports

Indians must stay focused against Hillcrest

Hillcrest is better than its record or low seed would suggest. And that More...

Indians’ Harris up to the challenge as top flight OLB

affney More...

Saint wrestlers open season in Braves Classic

When Limestone wrestling coach Ben Stehura thinks about the first year of the program, he can 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?