March 3, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Shooting victims uncooperative with investigators

Four people injured in two separate shootings were uncooperative with police during follow-up investigations. More...

LifeStyles

Limestone alumni host annual luncheon

The Cherokee County Alumni Chapter of Limestone College will hosts its eighth annual Limestone Luncheon on Thursday, March 9, at Cherokee Avenue Baptist Church Life Center from 11:30 a.m-1 p.m. More...

ANNIES MAILBOX

Wife is fed up with in-laws

Dear Annie: I More...

Laura Jones presented SCIRA Literacy Award

Laura Jones, children More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Leland C. Lapham Massachusetts native BLACKSBURG More...

Margie W. Edmonds Gaffney native

GREENVILLE More...

Letters

LETTER

TBI causes 1,000 deaths each year in our state Dear Editor: More...

Columns

Nothing stops Mardi Gras

Will Mardi Gras ever be the same? A lot of out-of-town journalists have hit my old haunts in New Orleans this week, especially on Fat Tuesday, to try and answer that question about Carnival in the Big Easy. More...

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Congratulations to Gaffney High School

Gaffney High School students, faculty and staff are to be commended for being named the winner of the Palmetto More...

Fire!

Thursday blaze threatens homes

Approximately 30 firefighters from six stations fought a large brush fire Thursday afternoon that burned several acres of land on River Drive and threatened homes along Ross Street. More...

Christians mark the beginning of Lent with Ash Wednesday services

March 1 marked an important day for Christians all over the world like Rev. Ron Singleton and the congregation at Limestone Street United Methodist Church (LSUMC). More...

Local News

EXPLORER OVERTURNS A Henrietta, N.C., woman was taken by ambulance to Upstate Carolina Medical Center after she lost control of this 1995 Ford Explorer on Oak Ridge Road, about six miles north of Gaffney, said Lance Cpl. Bryan McDougald of the S.C. More...

BPW officials admit ethics violations

In consent orders from the State Ethics Commission, two Board of Public Works officials admitted they inadvertently violated state ethics law. More...

CHEERLEADER More...

Sports

Sarratt allows just two hits as Gaffney blasts Broome

Julie Sarratt put her arm and bat to work against Broome on Wednesday. More...

Poppie delivers for Saints

A nine-day layoff did nothing to change the Limestone Saints More...

BRIEFS

In Gaffney, Taylor Cook drove in Rob Bouknight in the bottom of the ninth to lift the Limestone Saints to a 3-2 win over No. 16-ranked Francis Marion. More...

National News

South Wire: Overhaul of New Orleans’ troubled public schools called Katrina’s ‘silver lining’

NEW ORLEANS (AP) The slimy mildew clinging to classroom walls for years, the termite-eaten floors, the paint peeling from school ceilings Hurricane Katrina washed all that way. 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?