December 21, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

SIGNATURE OF CHAMPIONS Gaffney High football players sign a jersey at GHS on Monday afternoon. The autographed items are being sold to help raise money for the team More...

LifeStyles

ANNIES MAILBOX

Dear Annie: My mother has been struggling to get clean and sober for many years. Unfortunately, every few months she seems to slip up and go on a binge. She has been in and out of treatment facilities for so many years that I truly believe she doesn More...

The Legend of the Christma Candles

Mayor calls for candles to be burned Mayor J.N. Lipscomb yesterday called on the people of Gaffney to burn candles in the window of their homes from Friday night through Christmas night as a More...

Holiday season is a time for stress

CLEMSON More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Horace Chambers

Horace Chambers, 66, of 69 Hoyt St., New Cannon, Conn., died Sunday, Dec. 18, 2005. More...

George E. Ford

Belva More...

Oveda M. Duncan

Oveda McSwain Duncan, 95, of 117 3rd Ave., went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Dec. 19, 2005, at her residence. More...

Ice storm damage estimate in county reaches $441,000

Damage estimates from last week More...

Two victims are Gaffney natives

Two Gaffney natives were killed Saturday in Spartanburg in an apparent murder-suicide that claimed a total of four lives. More...

2005 was a ‘fair year’ for capital investment

This year won More...

CHRISTMAS IS FOR KIDS

Here are the names of contributors to Christmas Is For Kids. If you would like to help, send your donations to Christmas Is For Kids, PO Box 670, Gaffney, SC 29342, or bring them by The Gaffney Ledger, 1604 W. Floyd Baker Blvd., Gaffney. More...

Local News

POLICE REPORT

New seat belt law leads to drug charge A new seat belt law helped police discover eight bags of marijuana during a traffic stop at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, a report at the Cherokee County Sheriff More...

School trustee receives award

Cherokee County School Board trustee Willie Crosby has received a 10 year service award from the South Carolina School Boards Association (SCBSA) More...

Hospice Care staff delivers gifts to ‘second family’

Throughout the year, Hospice Care of South Carolina employees provide love and compassion when visiting seriously ill patients. During this special time of year, they also come bearing gifts. More...

Sports

Wildcats relish chance to slay Goliath

Blackskburg boys More...

Indians shake off cold shooting night

scored a basket against Union on Monday. After missing those shots, the Indians rallied from a 12-1 early deficit to defeat the homestanding Yellow Jackets, 60-53. More...

BRIEFS

Gaffney soccer teams BHS lineman named all-state Lady Saints More...

Letters

LETTERS

The origin of life can be found in the Book of Genesis More...

Columns

Christmas dreams do come true

Getting up at 5:30 in the morning on a Saturday is not something I would normally look forward to, but this past Saturday was not a normal one for me More...

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The ice has melted — our resolve has not

On Dec. 15, we awoke to a wintry glaze More...

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