September 6, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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ANNIE'S MAILBOX

Man of her dreams is probably gay

Dear Annie: I've finally met a man with whom I can hold an intelligent conversation, who enjoys the things I do, and who treats a woman with respect and chivalry. More...

CHAPS's annual car and truck show Sept. 23

Some of area's best restored vehicles will be on display

It's that time of year again - time for the Cherokee Historical and Preservation Society's Antique and Collectible Car, Truck and Motorcycle show. More...

Local auxiliary member attends national convention in Nevada

Linda Brown of Gaffney, a member of Wild Cat Auxiliary No. 3447, participated in the 93rd national convention of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. that was held Aug. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Thomas K. "Tom" Adams

SPARTANBURG - Spartanburg civic leader and bank executive, Tom Adams, 49, died on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006, in Mary Black Memorial Hospital. More...

Daisy E. Simpson

Retired teacher

GREENVILLE - Daisy E. Simpson of 106 Redwood Drive died Thursday, Aug. 31, 2006, in St. Francis Hospital. More...

Alan D. Antisdel

Machine operator coordinator

BLACKSBURG - Alan Duane Antisdel, 41, of 440 Little Hope Road, died in a highway accident on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006. More...

Inside Report

INSIDE REPORT

The GOP leadership failure

WASHINGTON - Both the Senate Republican leadership's unofficial agenda for the last preelection session of the 109th Congress beginning this week and a privately circulated White House wish list are extraordinarily heavy. More...

Driver in fatal I-85 crash charged with felony DUI

A York man has been arrested in the wake of a fatal traffic accident early Sunday. More...

Prep football player's family trying to recover from fire

Gaffney High defensive lineman Joel Arriaga and his family are trying to recover from a house fire Sunday that destroyed virtually everything they own. More...

Local News

HABLA ESPANOL?

Blacksburg Elementary fourth and fifth grade students More...

Council divided on appointing committee

Three residents will assist with airport feasibility study

When it comes to the airport feasibility study, not mom, but three local residents will know best. More...

NEW BRIDGE -

State Department of Transportation workers are well on their way towards completing this More...

Sports

Sluggish starts a worry for Wildcats

About the only thing dampening the optimism about the Blacksburg Wildcats' 2-0 mark is their sluggish first quarters. More...

Indians attempt to shore up defense

Gaffney's narrow win over Greenville proved one thing to coach Phil Strickland - the Indians still have a long ways to go. More...

Indians ranked behind Byrnes in first AP poll

The two defending Class 4A state champions are in a familiar place - atop the poll. More...

Letters

You Can't Spell Success Without SC

Dear Editor: The week of Sept. 18, 2006, will mark the state's 16th annual observance of South Carolina Industry Appreciation Week. More...

Columns

LEDGER COLUMNIST

School board elections are the most important

Cherokee County School District Maintenance Director John Burchstead was right when he told employees that "a lot of people are upset about it." More...

The Gaffney Ledger,

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