January 20, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

New home start numbers show sharp decline

There was a dramatic drop in new home starts here in 2005. More...

LifeStyles

Morehead – Sarratt

Melissa Lee Morehead and Jonathan Adam Sarratt announce their engagement. More...

Ledford – Goodnite

GROVER, N.C. More...

Cook – Shuler

Mr. and Mrs. William (Smitty) Cook of 524 Old Pros Drive announce the engagement of their daughter, Julia Margaret, to Kyle Patton Shuler of Florence, son of Sr. and Mrs. Riley F. Shuler of Cameron. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

OBITUARIES

Ernest Dixon Retired maintenance supervisor with Monsanto More...

Columns

The Lord giveth and the IRS taketh away

How can it be tax time again already? Didn More...

THEIR VIEWS

This is a bad bill The billboard industry is always showering legislators with lavish campaign donations, so imagine how embarrassing it was when Christmas came and went, and senators hadn More...

WAGI-FM appears headed out of town

Dick Kinard, chief executive officer of Gaffney Broadcasting, has filed an application with the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) that would move WAGI-FM More...

Finally

Entertainment center deal will be announced next month

You might not have to travel that far to watch that summer blockbuster. More...

Special service will be memorial to ‘babies lost to abortion this year’

Buford Street United Methodist Church (BSUMC) will hold a special memorial service Saturday at 6 p.m. More...

Local News

D.A.R.E graduation scheduled for Jan. 26

Students from four county elementary schools will graduate Jan. 26 from the D.A.R.E. preventive drug education program. More...

Are you up to the test? Panelists stress exams

Awash in the afterglow of ringing in the New Year, The Gaffney Ledger Teen Panelists weren More...

VIDEO GAME REVIEW: Animal Crossing: Wild World

You could say More...

Sports

Littlejohn sets sights on NFL draft

Jeff Littlejohn drew a lot of attention this season from opposing teams and from pro scouts. More...

BRIEFS

Gaffney High wrestler Cameron Snuggs is ranked third in the state for the 119-pound weight class in the most recent poll done by the South Carolina Wrestling Coaches Association. More...

Indians expecting fight from Lancaster

Lancaster has a new coach and a couple of new starters, but Gaffney coach Mark Huff expects the same intensity level when the rivals meet today. More...

State News

STATE BRIEFS

Ralph Rachow at the now closed Hilltop Restaurant. Rachow was found shot to death in May 2001 in a back office. More...

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