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Wife wants to know if love conquers all Dear Annie: More...

Miss Piercy is bride of Steven Daniel Ritchie

Courtney Gail Piercy of Mount Holly, N.C., and Steven Daniel Ritchie of Stanley, N.C., were married on Aug. 19, 2006, at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden in Belmont, N.C. The ceremony, conducted by Dr. More...

Metropolitan Opera singer will perform at Limestone

Mary Myers, a chorus member of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, will perform at Limestone College's Carroll Recital Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 7:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Robert (Bobby) Daniel

Retired from Reeves Brothers

COWPENS - Robert A. Daniel, 76, of 2305 Battleground Road, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2006, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. More...

Talmadge Bennett

Retired from Reeves Brothers

SPARTANBURG - Talmadge Bennett, 81, formerly of 3381 Old G e o r g i a Hwy, Gaffney, passed away early in the morning on S a t u r d a y, Nov. 4, 2006, at a relative's home in Spartanburg. More...

Kenneth R. Ellis

Electrician

SPARTANBURG - Kenneth Ray Ellis, 50, of 2479 Country Club Road, died Friday, Nov. 3, 2006, at his residence. More...

Officials say they expect big turnout at the polls

The clock will be ticking - literally - on county voters in Tuesday's general election. More...

Residents can sound off about noise ordinance at public hearing

Local residents will get their say later this month about the county's proposed noise ordinance. More...

Students partner with Habitat

Cherokee Technology Center carpentry students stood on scaffolding and pounded nails for the roof trusses on a new Habitat for Humanity house. More...

Local News

Candidates for coroner both say experience is strong point

The race for Cherokee County Coroner has been focused on experience. More...

One House District 29 candidate opposes vouchers while the other 'looks at any option'

There's one certainty come election night: There will be a new member in the General Assembly representing State House District 29. More...

With polls opening in a day, candidates hit final stretch

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Gov. Mark Sanford and his Democratic opponent state Sen. Tommy Moore planned to put air under their campaigns Monday on the last day before polls open. More...

Sports

Abbeville ends Wildcats' season

ABBEVILLE - A visit to fumble island in the second quarter Friday evening resulted in an early playoff exit for Blacksburg in their 55-12 loss to Abbeville. More...

Gaffney resident named to GWU Hall

Gaffney resident Terry Wright was among three new members inducted into the Gardner-Webb University Hall of Fame last Friday. More...

Ninth-grade tops Vikings, 22-6

Josh Corry scored a touchdown and Kenard Lipscomb added a pair of TDs to help the Gaffney ninthgrade team to a 22-6 win over Spartanburg last Thursday. The Indians finish the season with a 9-1 record. More...

Inside Report

INSIDE REPORT

ERASING KERRY'S GIFTS WASHINGTON - As the furor widened over Sen. John Kerry's insulting remarks about U.S. More...

Columns

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Now THAT's a luxury car

OK, that does it. Now I have to have one. What's that, you ask? More...

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED...

'Dead man' attends high school reunion

You have attended a reunion of your high school class before and know what a happy but sometimes intimidating experience it can be. More...

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