January 30, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

16-year-old dies when vehicle overturns near Lincolnton, N.C.

A Gaffney teen was killed early Saturday morning near Lincolnton, N.C. when a car he was in ran off the road and overturned, according to the North Carolina Highway Patrol. More...

A CLOSER LOOK More...

LifeStyles

ANNIES MAILBOX

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Dear Annie: I am at the end of my rope. My husband will not commit himself to anything, and I mean anything. I cannot even get a More...

Dinner at the White House

Garlic breath, flaming desserts among no-no

WASHINGTON, D.C. Dinner at the White House means guests in black tie, an invitationonly, More...

BIRTHDAYS

PASHUAN BOYD will celebrate her 5th birthday January 31, 2006. She is the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Derrick Martin Sr. and sister of Heaven and Derrick Martin Jr. of Gaffney. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Grace Parker Retired from Universal Manufacturing More...

Columns

Bad day on the course? Here’s some dynamite

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Finding out what ‘real people’ think

The headline of the morning paper says it all: More...

INSIDE REPORT

ETHICS WARS WASHINGTON More...

2 school district employees suspended

A Gaffney High male teacher was suspended last week for allegedly sending a series of text messages, including some of a sexual nature, to a student. More...

No BPW rate hike

General manager won

With many county residents battling soaring fuel bills, Board of Public Works customers got some good news Friday. More...

Five taken into custody after raid at local motel

Following a tipster More...

School district employee faces assault charge

A Cherokee County School District employee surrendered to Gaffney police Friday afternoon. More...

Local News

POLICE REPORT

Tip leads to sex charges A Blacksburg man has been arrested after police received information that he had obscene material involving children on his home computer. More...

VEHICLES COLLIDE More...

Students test well on algebra exams, but fail physical science

Cherokee County students earned an average grade of C on high school end-of-course exams last year, saving their best and worst performances for algebra and physical science. More...

Sports

Wildcats explode past Whitmire

Blacksburg put together one of its best allaround performances Friday in a 76-36 region win at home over Whitmire. More...

Lineup change sparks Indians

The Gaffney Indians beat York by 40 points in the teams More...

BRIEFS

Whitmire 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?