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School district wants to ‘pre-qualify’ building project contractors

The Cherokee County School Board will discuss pre-qualifying contractors at Tuesday More...

LifeStyles

Miss Sizemore, Mr. Davidson wed Dec. 17

Holly Brooke Sizemore and Steven Berl Davidson exchanged marriage vows on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2005, at Grassy Pond Baptist Church. Dr. Roger Aycock and the Rev. Alan Peeler officiated the double ring ceremony at 2 p.m. More...

ANNIES MAILBOX

Dear Annie: My young-adult son, More...

Club collects toys for Salvation Army

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Obituaries - Free Access

Crystal Anderson Crystal Ramsey Anderson, 43, of Hernando, Mississippi died Jan. 7, 2006, at Firefighters Burn Center at The Med in Memphis, Tenn. More...

Kenneth Crawford Gaffney Ledger employee Kenneth E. Crawford, 66, of 1024 Buck Shoals Road, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006, at his residence. More...

State News

Property tax the ’Godzilla issue’ this session

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) More...

Some of the issues lawmakers will be considering this year

Legislators face several key issues Tuesday when they return to their Statehouse desks. Here More...

Judge sides with Catawbas on gambling

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) More...

Lynching trial opens as the world watches

The trial of six teens accused in the assault of a 16-year-old Gaffney boy begins today in Cherokee County General Sessions Court and the world will be watching. More...

Plant closing talk premature

A company that filed for bankruptcy might not be closing its Gaffney plant after all, a local development official said. More...

Park gets facelift as big day approaches

After 225 years, it might be time for a facelift. The More...

Local News

Blacksburg firefighters honored at banquet

The soldiers of the 89th MP Brigade carried the U.S. flag through Iraq, Iran and Kuwait during U.S. Army Sgt. Frankie Thayer More...

Butler wins bravery award

A Blacksburg man was honored Thursday for saving another man More...

Local legislators address packed house

Property tax relief and making sure landowners are protected from government taking their property are atop the General Assembly More...

Sports

Woodruff holds off Wildcats’ rally

A 17-point, fourth-quarter lead was just enough for the Woodruff Wolverines against Blacksburg Friday night. More...

Indians blow out Cougars

Playing a tough non-region schedule did the Gaffney Indians a lot of good. More...

BRIEFS

WAGI to air Indians More...

Letters

LETTERS

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Columns

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THEIR VIEWS

Neither side won nor lost Legal observers will be arguing for some time about who 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?