January 27, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Hwy. 29 connector

Funds secured to construct access road to Gaffney High

The state Department of Transportation has secured $4.7 million to start work later this year on another access road to Gaffney High School. More...

LifeStyles

Miss Jolly, Mr. Brooks exchange vows

Meredith Rene More...

Miss Tate is one of six Rosemont Society debs

Neely Suzanne Tate, daughter of Mrs. Daniel Hess Keitt, Jr. of Spartanburg and Miles Donald Tate Jr. of Gaffney, will be one of six debutantes presented by the Rosemont Society of Laurens at its fifth annual ball on Saturday, Jan. More...

Miss Tiny Tot Gaffney to participate in state pageant in Hartsville

Kirby Helms was crowned Miss Tiny Tot Gaffney at the Little Miss Gaffney/Cherokee County Pageant that was held on Nov. 12, 2005. Kirby will be participating in the Little Miss South Carolina pageant in June in Hartsville. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Walter D. McCraw U.S. Army veteran Walter David McCraw, 77, of 2650 Cherokee Ave., died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2006, at his home. More...

Burgess seeks sheriff’s post

Rick Burgess has announced he will seek the Democratic nomination for sheriff. More...

T H E N A N D N O W L I M E S T O N E C O L L E G E

Researchers detailing how Cooper came to the rescue

Peter Cooper More...

March of Dimes WalkAmerica organizers set ambitious goal

Trying to build on the success of last year More...

Local News

Relief from high gas bills could be on the way if rate reduction approved

With some Cherokeeans paying double or triple their natural gas bills this winter, local consumers are clamoring for utility bill assistance. More...

Not enough aid to meet the need

As local residents learn more about programs to help with their high heating bills this winter, some are finding that aid dollars are stretched to the limit. More...

Former commissioner seeks to reclaim seat

I, Warren H. Bonner, will be a candidate in the August election for the Gaffney Board of Public Works. I am seeking the District 4 seat that is currently held by Mrs. Brenda Earls. Mrs. Earls announced recently that she would not seek another term. More...

Sports

Shrine Bowler commits to Mountaineers

Gaffney More...

BRIEFS

Tierra Morris had nine points and Paris Davidson added eight as the Gaffney Middle Lady Chiefs improved to 7-1 with a 32-10 win over Granard this week. More...

Indians in fight to make playoffs

The Gaffney Indians are used to ending their season in early March. More...

Letters

Christmas 2005 was a wonderful time Dear Editor: Thanks to all my friends and neighbors, Meals on Wheels, the Cherokee County Sheriff More...

Columns

Confessions of a football recruiting nut

Keeping up with recruiting has become an unofficial sport for football junkies anxious to latch onto anything that will help pass the time between the playoffs, bowls, spring practice and another season. More...

THEIR VIEWS

Time to get into water monitoring business The consensus on Horry County Council seems to be that South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control oversight can deter local miners from polluting swamps and waterways and from committing More...

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