March 6, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Officials warn of jury scam

Yet another scam to try to steal your identity has surfaced. More...

Retire? Me? Not just yet

As Shirley Moss looks toward her 65th birthday, retirement is the farthest thing from her mind. No, this great-grandmother from Blacksburg decided to go back to school and become a nurse. More...

LifeStyles

Local 8-year-old sets sights on modeling career

Taylor Covington showcases talents in New York City

Eight-year-old Taylor Covington of Gaffney recently returned from a weekend-long trip to New York City where she had the opportunity to showcase her modeling, photo shots, and commercial acting talents to several of the industry More...

ANNIES MAILBOX

Dear Annie: I am a widowed, 70year-old great-grandmother. I consider myself an interesting, outgoing person. I have two children, one of whom is married with children of his own. I even have two great-grandchildren now. More...

Davis – Matthews

Mr. and Mrs. Scott Allen Davis announce the engagement of their daughter, Deanna Michelle, to Lee Wayne Matthews III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Eric Wheat. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Nellie G. Corry

Nellie Gaston Corry, 77, of 523 W. Montgomery St., Apt. 27, widow of Hampton J. Corry, died Friday, March 3, 2006, at 8:18 p.m. in Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. More...

Lucille B. Corry

Lucille B. Corry Lucille Bridges Corry, 90, of 304 Debra Drive, widow of Allen Jay Corry, passed away Saturday, March 4, 2006, at 11:46 a.m. in Upstate Carolina Medical Center. More...

David E. Graham

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Man finds wife dead Sunday

The Cherokee County Sheriff More...

Activity at Duke site raises hopes

Instead of reading tea leaves, some local officials are observing the bustling activity on McKown More...

Proposed law could cost municipalities money and control

If BellSouth and other cable providers had their way, state lawmakers would pass legislation that establishes a statewide franchise for companies who provide cable television service. More...

Ledger staffers win seven SCPA awards

STAFF REPORT The Gaffney Ledger received seven awards for its reporting, photography and page design in this year More...

Local News

Drug arrests made after raids in Gaffney, Blacksburg

Narcotics agents arrested two Blacksburg men after finding crack cocaine during a raid Wednesday. More...

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Preparations underway for construction of new school

The Blacksburg High faculty parking lot was closed Friday while soil samples were taken on the future site of a $5 million ninth grade addition. More...

Sports

Former Gaffney standout earns top honor

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Bulldogs knock off Limestone

This time, Barton played like a nationallyranked team against Limestone. More...

BRIEFS

Junior striker Kristi Caldwell scored three goals to lead the Gaffney girls More...

Inside Report

INSIDE REPORT

ABANDONING BUSH WASHINGTON -In a closed-door meeting Tuesday of the top House Republican leadership, the consensus was that President Bush had gotten himself in deep trouble on the Dubai ports management deal and he was on his own to try to save it. 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?