November 1, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Theater opening date pushed back

You'll be able to watch that holiday blockbuster at a state-of-theart theater a little later than expected. More...

HALLOWEEN COSTUMES

Amanda Bright (left) and Ashley Sudduth greeted patients at Peachview Medical Park in Gaffney on Tuesday in costumes of oriental and feline themes, respectively. More photos appear on Page 5A. More...

LifeStyles

WITCHY WOMEN

Gaffney resident Lynda Ramage sent the following invitation out More...

HAUNTED LAB

Erica Martin haunted the lab at Peachview Medical Park in Gaffney on Tuesday in this Halloween ensemble. More...

DR. FRANK & FRIENDS

Dr. Frank Barnhill and his staff show off their Halloween finery. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Edgar (Rock) Gault Jr.

Owner and promoter of Cherokee Speedway for more than 30 years

Edgar (Rock) Gault Jr., 77, of 2016 Union Hwy., passed away Monday, Oct. 30, 2006, at Brookview Healthcare Center. More...

Matthew Cash

Employed by Cherokee County 911 Emergency System

Matthew James Cash, 22, of 521 New Pleasant Road, went More...

Joanie Lynn Smith

Union native

Joanie Lynn Smith, 27, died Monday, Oct. 30, 2006, in More...

Teen arrested after gun discharges at stadium

A 15-year-old Gaffney boy who accidentally shot himself during a powder-puff football game Monday is facing criminal charges. More...

KA-BOOM!

A methane mamba chemical reaction produces dramatic looking flames as Blacksburg High chemistry teacher Kristi Crater (right) and Spartanburg Community College adjunct professor Elizabeth Connelly prepare for a Halloween classroom lesson. More...

Attention voters

Persons who wish to cast absentee ballots in the Nov. 7 general election may now do so at the Voter Registration Office at the Peachtree Center (1434 N. Limestone St.) in Gaffney. More...

Sheriff's department joins Internet crimes task force

As a way to better protect children in the ever-evolving world of crime, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office has joined the S.C. Attorney General's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force. More...

Local News

GHS Renaissance program promotes student achievement

Getting good grades is a small price to pay for free food, time out of class and an opportunity to win some cash. More...

Textbooks proposed for county schools on display at library

Residents can review through Nov. 8

Next year, Cherokee County schools will be using new science textbooks that come with hands-on science activity kits. More...

Gotcha!

Blacksburg police used DNA evidence to make an arrest in connection with an incident that occurred in July. More...

Sports

'Cats enjoy turnaround season

Despite a regular-season ending loss to Crescent Friday, the Blacksburg Wildcats are feeling pretty good about themselves these days. More...

Bulls top world champs

The Chicago Bulls left the court during Miami's championship-ring festivities, then returned to emphatically spoil what was left of the Heat's celebration. More...

Bearcats' victory key for Indians seeding

Gaffney fans' second-favorite team this week will be rival Rock Hill. More...

Letters

GHS principal appreciates all the help at Byrnes game

Dear Editor: On behalf of the administration of Gaffney High School, I would like to personally thank all of the businesses and individuals who contributed to making our football game with Byrnes High School a success. More...

Money earmarked for park would be better spent on parking

Dear Cody: After reading in the paper of plans to spend $300,000 to make a park beside our new city administration building and all the comments I was hearing and reading about it, I rode by to see what all the fuss was about. More...

Says county discriminates against the dive team

Dear Editor: I have proved my point about Cherokee County. The good ole boy system exists in all levels of Cherokee County government. More...

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Stadium costs are under budget? Say what?

My memory must be worse than I thought. For the life of me, I cannot remember school trustees approving a $3 million increase in the budget for the new Gaffney High football stadium. More...

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