February 24, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

JROTC student earns his wings

Gaffney High JROTC group commander Derick Burgin has received an appointment to the Air Force Academy. More...

LifeStyles

Gaffney Youth Theatre will present two evenings of improvisational scenes

The Gaffney Youth Theatre will present two evenings of improvisational scenes tonight, Feb. 24, and Saturday, Feb. 25, at 7:30 at the Gaffney Little Theatre on East Robinson Street. More...

ENGAGEMENT

Collins Hawkins

Angela Michelle Collins and Gregory Michael Hawkins of Gaffney will be married on April 1 at Midway Baptist Church. More...

Strong reasons to start strength training exercise

Strength training More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Denise M. Vipperman

Former employee of Hamrick Mills Denise Ann Morgan Duncan Vipperman, 37, of 511 W. Smith St., went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2006, at her residence. More...

Donald C. Parker

Retired from U.S. Postal Service SPARTANBURG More...

David W. Cody

Retired captain from Trans World Airlines David Wayne Cody, 72, of 304 Baker Road, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2006, in Upstate Carolina Medical Center. More...

Letters

LETTER

What the Veterans Council is and what it does Dear Editor: More...

Columns

Dogged determination

My dogs went above and beyond their normal ability to cause me stress this past week when I came home Monday and found they added two pairs of shoes and a wool sweater to their toy collection. More...

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THEIR VIEW

Brace for tough days ahead

The South Carolina Senate recently sent poor and middle-class homeowners a message: Brace for tough days ahead. The tax cap proposal will shift the burden of government onto their backs. More...

County GOP meets; takes aim at Spratt

Cherokee County Republicans met at the county courthouse Thursday to present a variety of candidates for numerous county, state and national offices. But the hot topic of the evening was the defeat of veteran Democratic U.S. More...

Local school chosen for Project ESTEEM

Northwest Elementary is involved in a statewide self-esteem project launched by Mrs. South Carolina America 2005 Angela Hughes Singleton. More...

Gaffney High cheerleader helping youngsters look Upward

Avra Brannon has held a lot of titles during her years at Gaffney High School. She More...

Local News

Woman’s suspicions keep her from being victim of lottery scam

Like many Cherokeeans, Jackie Smith dreamed about what she More...

Councilman will seek re-election

Saying he still has much to contribute to the city, longtime Gaffney City Councilman Johnny Little has announced he will seek re-election to his District V council seat. More...

School trustee receives board service award

Cherokee County School Board trustee Willie Crosby received his 10-year board service award last weekend while attending the 2006 South Carolina School Boards Association (SCSBA) annual convention in Hilton Head. More...

Sports

Indians have holes on defense

Gaffney boys More...

BRIEFS

The Cherokee County Clemson Club will hold its spring meeting Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 6 p.m. at the Clemson Extension Office on Floyd Baker Boulevard in Gaffney. More...

Gaffney track off to fast start

Despite the lack of a home track, Gaffney boys More...

State News

STATE BRIEFS

New penguin species arrives COLUMBIA More...

Special Sections

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?