September 4, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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ANNIE'S MAILBOX

Man got away with sexual assault

Dear Annie: Two months ago, I was sexually assaulted at work. More...

Miss Hawkins, Mr. Whiting married in Beaufort

BEAUFORT - Susanne Rachel Hawkins and Chad Joseph Whiting, both of Beaufort, were united in marriage Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006, at St. Helena's Episcopal Church. The Rev. Robert W. Batts and the Rev. More...

Tips to get a good night's sleep

ROCHESTER, Minn. - Short on sleep? According to sleep experts, people are sleeping less than they used to and the "sleep debt" can take a toll on your health, relationships and work performance. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Genelle Bolf

Administrative assistant at USC-Upstate

Genelle Fowler Bolf, 63, of 668 Buck Shoals Road, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 1, 2006 at her residence. More...

Helen M. Collins

Retired textile worker

KINGS MOUNTAIN, N.C. - Helen Marie Collins, 69, of 1002 N. Piedmont Road, died unexpectedly Thursday, Aug. 31, 2006, at her home. More...

Frances C. Broome

Retired from TNS Mills

BLACKSBURG - Frances Childers Broome, 86, of 210 N. Charleston St., died Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006, in Upstate Carolina Medical Center. More...

State News

STATE BRIEFS

Man sentenced to 30 years GREENWOOD - A Greenwood man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after he was convicted of murder for shooting another man during a poker game a year ago. More...

WHAT'S UP

Reunions . The Osment family reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 10, at 1 p.m. in the Life Center at First Baptist Church. More...

'Patrick the Pack Rat'program members tapped for All-Health Team

COLUMBIA - The Alternative Academy for Success in Chapin has been selected for the All-Health Team for their "Patrick the Pack Rat" puppet program, to help students in grades K-5 to understand the dangers of tobacco use. More...

Trustee candidate's husband suspended; police reports filed

The husband of a Cherokee County School Board candidate is out of his job with the school district. More...

Champions to be honored as GHS bids farewell to W.K. Brumbach Stadium

Gaffney High School officials want to make W.K. Brumbach Stadium's final season a memorable one. More...

Woman airlifted to SRMC after being run over by vehicle at Granard Courts

A 17-year-old girl was listed in good condition Sunday after she was run over by a car in front of Granard Courts Apartments. More...

Local News

Man shot while trying to pay for damaged skateboard

A Blacksburg man was shot following a dispute over a skateboard, a report at the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office states. More...

Gaffney man arrested on marijuana charges

Agent Al Phillips of the Cherokee County Metro Narcotics Unit has charged Branston Lamar Bonner, 20, of 800 Hetty Hill St., Gaffney, with possession with intent to distribute marijuana. More...

Spartanburg cops arrest Blacksburg man for stolen gun

A Blacksburg man has been charged with possession of a stolen firearm, a report at the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office states. More...

Sports

Gaffney tops Raiders in scoring fest

On a night dominated by offense, it took a defensive stand to settle things. More...

Wildcats jolt Buford 34-15

Blacksburg shook off another slow start Friday night and dominated on defense in the second half in its 34-15 win over Buford. More...

Barnes bounces back with three touchdown catches

Gaffney wide receiver Terry Barnes got what he wanted most on Friday - redemption. More...

Inside Report

INSIDE REPORT

GWB'S WISH LIST WASHINGTON - President George W. Bush, in private conversation, is talking about trying to revive his tax and Social Security reform proposals after the 2006 elections. More...

Columns

FROMA HARROP

GOP should appreciate its moderates

Is Lincoln Chafee's fight for political survival a Republican version of the Joe Lieberman story? No, though there are parallels. Both senators angered their parties' bases, thus unleashing serious primary challenges. More...

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED...

Not enough good news anymore

One of my pleasures is reading my morning newspaper. If time does not permit me to read it completely, at least I scan it before or after breakfast then return to it later. Some days I even visit the local library and read several newspapers. More...

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