December 7, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Kings Mountain State Park celebrating Christmas the old-fashioned way

By SCOTT BAUGHMAN Ledger Staff Writer scottb@gaffneyledger.com More...

LifeStyles

ANNIES MAILBOX

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Dear Annie: After 30 years of marriage, I have filed for divorce. It has been a tumultuous marriage, filled with continuous emotional, verbal and sometimes physical abuse. More...

Luncheon and quilt show celebrate Farm City Week

Biltmore Album Quilt wins

The Cherokee Historical and Preservation Society Inc. and the Cherokee Soil and Water Conservation More...

Paramount’s Carowinds hosts WinterFest

New holiday event brings magic of a winter wonderland to life

CHARLOTTE More...

Obituaries - Free Access

James P. Collins Retired from Duke Power James Pittman Collins, 83, a long-time resident of Charlotte, passed away Saturday, Dec. 3, 2005, in his home at the Gardens of Taylor Glen in Concord, N.C. More...

Letters

LETTERS

Dismayed by displays at basketball, football events More...

INSIDE REPORT

Losing the battleships

U.S. Marines, while fighting valiantly in Iraq, are on the verge of serious defeat on Capitol Hill. A Senate-House conference on the Armed Services authorization bill convening this week is considering turning the Navy More...

State News

STATE BRIEFS

Teen killed when car stalls COLUMBIA More...

Defendant in murder case to learn fate Monday

The family of a Blacksburg man who was stabbed 167 times is hoping a man charged with his murder will receive a harsher sentence than two co-defendants. More...

Consolidation group should meet more often, councilman says

At least one Consolidation Commission member doesn More...

The rules for buckling up change Friday

Beginning Friday, South Carolina More...

Local News

Resident questions raises for trustees

A recent school board pay raise has drawn the ire of Gaffney resident Gene Martin. More...

Relay raises $167,811

The 2005 Cherokee County Relay for Life raised a total of $167,811, according to an announcement today by Brenda Harlow, local Relay chairman. Harlow praised Cherokee County for the tremendous outpouring of support in the fight against cancer. More...

Daughter of former hospice patient honors mother by making gifts for others

This will be the first Christmas that Myram Jackson won More...

Sports

11 Indians named to all-region team

The all-region team has a blackand gold tint to it this year. More...

BRIEFS

Tribe title gear on sale Outlet mall to honor state champs More...

Indians stomp Byrnes

The football players are back and in a big way. More...

Columns

The champs never gave up

I have a confession to make. I left the game early. (If you don More...

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THEIR VIEW

The faster Interstate 73 can be built, the better More...

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