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Answer to GHS track question could come by Tuesday

A decision could be made Tuesday on whether a Gaffney High track will become a part of a new football stadium project. More...

LifeStyles

ANNIE'S MAILBOX

Troubled 14-year-old needs family's support

Dear Annie: Our 14-year-old granddaughter, "Sally," has become a problem since she entered middle school two years ago. Sally was a bright, happy youngster who achieved academically. More...

Miss Cerny and Mr. Nix wed in Greenville

Constance Alexandrea Cerny of Easley and Ronald Eric Nix of Travelers Rest were married Friday, Aug. 4, 2006, at 7 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latterday Saints in Greenville. Bishop Jeffery D. More...

Couple exchange marriage vows July 22 in Blacksburg

Candice Brooke Martin and Adam Clayton Moore, both of Blacksburg, were married on July 22, 2006, at Antioch Community Center. Joe Sharpe conducted the 4 p.m. double ring ceremony and a reception followed. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Universities aiming to help new students avoid the 'Freshman 15'

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Sunny Dawson ran two miles every other day when she started her freshman year at the University of Southern California. But the lure of the cafeteria near her dorm became too much to resist. More...

June Rollins

June Rollins, 75, of 229 Bonner Road, passed away Sunday, Aug. 20, 2006, at her home. More...

Isiah Aiken

MOORESBORO - Isiah Aiken, 71, of 2457 Prospect Church Road, died Friday, Aug. 18, 2006, at 4:30 a.m. in Cleveland Regional Medical Center, Shelby. More...

Columns

Hey, can you do me a favor?

I stood outside the restaurant in Suches, Ga., and waited for my partner to finish looking over tank bags in the merchandise tent. More...

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED...

Memories of Mick

MURRELLS INLET - Mickey Spillane, writer and actor, was known and loved around the world, but even more so in this small coastal town. More...

The Gaffney Ledger

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Runoff election expected to draw significant interest

Traditionally, runoffs don't attract much voter interest. More...

8,700 students and counting in Cherokee County schools

Cherokee County school enrollments increased to 8,700 students Thursday with students on the traditional 9-month calendar returning to class. More...

Roll Call returns

Forget the homework assignment? Students don't have to worry about sending an instant message or making a phone call to their friend to find out about tomorrow's homework assignment. More...

Local News

Man arrested in connection with hit-and-run

A Gaffney man has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run, a report at the Gaffney Police Department states. More...

HONORED

Senior Women from Blacksburg and Gaffney High Schools were recently More...

Second surgeon in as many months locates in Gaffney

Timothy Nelson, M.D., a Board Certified general surgeon, is now accepting patients at GMA General Surgery & Endoscopy, a new medical practice in Gaffney. He joins Dr. Maureen G. Burdett, who came to Gaffney in late July. More...

Sports

Gaffney dominates Centurions

J.B. Shippy and Romeo Adams made sure the Gaffney Indians wouldn't have to rely on their offense to score. More...

Wildcats fall in squeaker

New Blacksburg quarterback Gary Gaut made big plays for the Wildcats. More...

Gallman repeats as Cherokee National junior champ

The Cherokee National Golf Club hosted its annual Junior Club Championship on Aug. 3-4, with Josh Gallman shooting even par for 36 holes to repeat as junior club champion. More...

Inside Report

INSIDE REPORT

DODD FOR PRESIDENT WASHINGTON - Sen. Christopher Dodd of Connecticut has moved from talking about a 2008 bid for the Democratic presidential nomination to actually planning his campaign. More...

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