October 11, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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BIRTHDAYS

MAKAYLA NICHOLE RICHARDSON celebrated her 4th birthday October 5, 2006. She is the daughter of Jennifer and Chris Richardson of Blacksburg. Maternal grandparents are Patricia P. Gill of Gaffney, and Annette and Jeff Greene of Gaffney. More...

Blacksburg High homecoming Friday; 1976 state championship team to be honored

Blacksburg High School will celebrate homecoming Friday, Oct.13. The day will begin with the presentation of the Homecoming Court, special recognition of the 1976 Class 1-A state championship football team, and entertainment More...

'Cinderella' kicks off GLT's 2006-2007 season

Rogers and Hammerstein's classic musical set for six performances

The Gaffney Little Theatre begins its 2006-2007 season, "Before Our Very Eyes," with Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic musical fairy tale More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Louise B. Fowler

Homemaker

Louise Buice Fowler, 75, of 310 Rodgers St., went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Oct. 9, 2006, at her residence. More...

Dorothy S. Camp

Volunteer at Gaffney Soup Kitchen

Dorothy Ann Smith Camp, 55, of Brookview HealthCare Center, passed away Monday, Oct. 9, 2006, at 4:50 a.m. at her residence. More...

Bobby Cochran

Bobby Cochran, 47, of 401 Marion Ave., departed Wednesday, More...

Columns

The messages have been sent: Don't make waves

Two messages have been sent by Cherokee County School District Superintendent Bill James to his employees: The first is don't make waves. More...

ANNIES MAILBOX

Testing can now detect if woman is at risk for breast/ovarian cancer More...

$6.8 million entertainment center will open Nov. 23

It appears you'll be able to watch that holiday blockbuster at a state-of-the-art theater closer to home. More...

Candidate's husband fired; vows to file suit against school district

The husband of a Cherokee County School Board candidate who was suspended without pay after an alleged altercation with his school district supervisor has been fired. More...

Woman sentenced to 80 months in prison for two counts of felony DUI

A 24-year-old woman admitted in Cherokee County General Sessions Court that she was driving impaired when she crossed a double yellow line and struck a car head-on. More...

Local News

Additional contractor shows up on pre-qualified list

Another contractor has shown up on the list of prequalified contractors invited to bid on the new Gaffney High football stadium project. More...

Offender registers

The following convicted sex offender has registered for the first time with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office: More...

Subcontractor files protest on BHS construction project

A York grading subcontractor filed a formal protest Monday on the Blacksburg High construction project. More...

Sports

Indians putting up impressive numbers

Gaffney's running game has been dominant, the passing game has been explosive and the offensive line has given quarterback Malcolm Long plenty of time to throw. More...

A season to remember

Blacksburg to celebrate state title team

The 1976 Blacksburg High football team overcame a 0-2 start and some adversity late in games to win the school's first and only state championship. More...

Inge, Robertson lead Tigers past Oakland

OAKLAND, Calif. - Brandon Inge, Nate Robertson and the Detroit Tigers are showing no signs of slowing down in the AL playoffs. More...

Letters

Thanks for your support of the softball game

Dear Editor: I would like the thank the Cherokee County law enforcement family for their outstanding support for the Deputy Ronnie Painter Benefit Softball Game held Saturday at Grassy Pond Baptist Church. More...

Agrees with letter previously published

Dear Editor: I have read the letter that was in your paper written by Viva Wheat and I agree with her. More...

Inside Report

The speaker's survival

WASHINGTON - The survival of J. Dennis Hastert as speaker of the House of Representatives will produce an uncomfortable scene Thursday at the Chicago Hilton and Towers. President George W. More...

State News

Teen facing multiple charges

ORANGEBURG - A Bowman teenager has been charged with trying to run over a police officer during a chase, authorities said. More...

Body discovered in parking lot

HAMER - A body with his hands bound with tape has been found in the parking lot More...

Suspect faces murder charge

MYRTLE BEACH - Murder charges have been filed in the weekend shooting death of a Conway man at a Myrtle Beach nightclub, authorities say. More...

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