March 10, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Billboard debate boils down to a matter of money

Billboard debates tend to center on aesthetics. But the recent fight in the state Legislature was all about money. More...

LifeStyles

ENGAGEMENT

Ellis - Shehan

Misty Dawn Ellis of Shelby and Heath Richard Shehan of Lawndale, N.C., are planning a March wedding. More...

Jack Roper will speak at Junior Scholars event

USCU hosts annual program March 23

UNION - USC Union will host the annual USCU Junior Scholars program on Thursday, March 23, at 7 p.m. in the USCU Main Building Auditorium. More...

ANNIES MAILBOX

Dear Annie: My husband likes to do chores around our large, deserted property in the nude. Last summer, he went for three days and never once put clothes on. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Judy M. Couch

Judy Shirley Mansfield Couch, 60, of 204 Brookwood Drive, passed away March 8, 2006, at her residence. More...

Douglas White

SHELBY - Douglas White, 63, of 1580 Buck Ford Drive, died Tuesday, March 7, 2006, at his home. More...

Albert Webster Retired textile worker Albert Webster, 78, of 417 Carlisle St., died Thursday, March 9, 2006, at his residence. More...

Columns

The worst sequels ever

Scott POWELL

Watching the Oscars is not a popular pastime with Cherokee County teenagers. More...

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OUR VIEW

Judging from the sparse attendance at the Cherokee County Consolidation Charter Commission public hearing Feb. 28, there isn%27t a great deal of interest in consolidating the various governments in this county. More...

Energy program has saved school district $4 million since 1999

The Cherokee County School District recently topped the $4 million mark in total savings on utility bills since adopting an energy conservation program. More...

GO TEAM, GO - Quincy Hively, Ciara Mace and Ariana Thomas participated in the Upward Cheerleading program during the basketball season. Upward held its awards night Wednesday at West End Baptist Church. More...

Local News

Gaffney middle band performs with guest director

Florence Chapel Middle School Band Director Eric Bell served as a guest director Monday evening for a mini band camp at Gaffney Middle School. More...

Hunters for the Hungry beats old record by five times

The S.C. Hunters and Landowners for the Hungry organization hopes to help fight hunger by doing their part in South Carolina. More...

Huskey named to Dean's List

Ashley Brooke Huskey has been named to the Dean%27s List at Winthrop University in Rock Hill. More...

Sports

Lady Bulldogs edge Gaffney in an offensive struggle, 2-0

Gaffney softball coach Kelly Ellis praised her team%27s defense. But the Lady Indians%27 offense was a different story. More...

BRIEFS

Golf fans may now purchase badges for the 38th annual Verizon Heritage over-the-counter. More...

Indian sprinters race past foes

The Gaffney boys%27 track team is making a statement this season. More...

Letters

LETTER

Student needs your help Dear Editor: I would appreciate it if you would print my letter in your newspaper. More...

Inside Report

Bush's friend Rubin

WASHINGTON - It was harsh enough when former Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin last weekend called on fellow Democrats to reject President Bush%27s proposed bipartisan commission on curbing runaway entitlements. More...

State News

STATE BRIEFS

Inmate found dead in cell GREENVILLE - Police have identified a man who died in the Greenville County Detention Center over the weekend. 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?