October 23, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

HISTORIC SIGN

The new sign installed at The Gaffney Ledger on Friday has More...

LifeStyles

ANNIE'S MAILBOX

She's hoping he doesn't throw away something that's valuable More...

CHILDREN'S HOME VOLUNTEERS

A number of Limestone College students spend time at the Cherokee Children's Home, where they assist the staff by helping with homework as part of the tutoring program, going on activities with the children and participating in organized play. More...

Limestone hosting French language film fest Oct. 20-Nov. 2

Limestone College is sponsoring The Tournees Festival, a five-night French language film series that will feature five award-winning international films, beginning today and continuing through Thursday, Nov. More...

Letters

Firefighters urge you to vote for Dennis Fowler

Dear Editor: Dennis Fowler is a man who has served our communities in Cherokee County for many years bringing us the news and helping with many other charities like the fire service. More...

Columns

Honey, I love you; now put that down

"Oh, look how pretty." My wife picked up this delicate little fragile figurine at one of those cutesy little stores that sell pricey household decorating type items. More...

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED...

Real friends are true treasures

"People who need people are the luckiest people in the world." More...

Comic

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Big game proceeds: $52,000 for GHS

Thanks to playing on FoxSports, the Gaffney High athletic department's wallet is a little fatter today. More...

Candidates woo voters at Grassy Pond stump meeting

There were plenty of hot topics for school board candidates speaking at the Grassy Pond stump meeting Saturday. More...

City councilman wants closer eye on park bids

The city should more closely scrutinize the bids for its future park projects to avoid another case of sticker shock, Gaffney City Councilman Tom Reid said. More...

SCC names Smith boss of Cherokee County site

Spartanburg Community College (SCC) business professor Daryl Smith will have a new job Jan. 1 as the executive director at the college's Cherokee County branch campus. More...

Local News

Housing starts down - again

The housing market slowed here a bit last month - again. More...

School completes beautification project

A nationally-televised football game proved the perfect time for Gaffney Middle School to showcase its latest beautification project. More...

Candidates make their pitches at stump meeting Saturday

Room for improvement was a common theme of Saturday's stump meeting in Grassy Pond. More...

Sports

Long on statistics, short on offers

Gaffney quarterback Malcolm Long is sure to be on college recruiters' radar now. More...

Wildcats run over Eagles

Blacksburg stays alive for postseason spot

That forward passing stuff ... Well, maybe it's overrated. More...

"Thunder"and "Lightning"make Wreck of Tech

CLEMSON- With a little ''Thunder'' and ''Lightning,'' Clemson showed who's tops in the Atlantic Coast Conference. More...

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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?