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ANNIE'S MAILBOX

She needs some help in making tough decision

Dear Annie: I've been married nearly 20 years. My husband has always been self-centered and verbally abusive. We have five children - the youngest only 3 - so we have a lot of years left together. More...

Hensley - Roper vows said Nov. 4 at Cedar Mountain

Sarah Kathryn Hensley and Ted Franklin Roper were united in marriage in an intimate ceremony on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, at "Pretty Place," Fred W. Symmes Chapel, in Cedar Mountain, N.C. More...

Limestone hosts 22nd annual Christmas on Campus Dec. 9

ACherokee County Christmas tradition will celebrate its More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Essie P. Haynes

Essie Patterson Haynes, 95, of 110 Madison Ave., went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Nov. 26, 2006, at her residence. More...

Wilbert L. Brown Jr.

Retired teacher

CLOVER - Wilbert Lee Brown Jr., 72, of 719 Kings Mountain St., departed this life on Friday, Nov. 24, 2006, at 3:34 a.m. in Gaston Memorial Hospital, Gastonia, N.C. More...

Albert Steven Garner

Former electrician

Albert Steven Garner, 54, of 155 Lori Road, passed away Saturday, Nov. 25, 2006, at University Hospital, Augusta, Ga. More...

Columns

Now, about that stadium

I don't mind working on something if I have everything I need to complete the task. More...

The Gaffney Ledger,

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LETTERS

Why we need to build that new football stadium Dear Editor: More...

Trustees will meet Tuesday to mull fate of stadium

While the Gaffney High football team prepares for this weekend's state championship game, school trustees will meet Tuesday evening to discuss a new football stadium. More...

PERSPECTIVE

The scene inside one mall store

Crowds swarmed around Prime Outlets - Gaffney on 'Black Friday,' the biggest shopping day of the year, like ants at a picnic. But team members at the K-B Toys Outlet was able to keep from losing their lunches. More...

Gaffney High JROTC has a new way of getting fit

"Extreme Physical Challenge." This is the name the Gaffney High JROTC is calling its version of a new physical fitness program that the U.S. Air Force has added to the curriculum for More...

Local News

Presentation to be made before tree lighting

The community is invited to attend the unveiling and presentation of original watercolors of the first Gaffney City Hall and the present City Hall, commissioned by Mayor and Mrs. Henry L. Jolly, and painted by Gaffney artist Betsy Askins Humphries. More...

HELPING THE ARMY

Jackie Moniouk (left) presented a $1,000 check from Wal- More...

Cherokee Children's Home welcomes new counselor

A new counselor at the Cherokee Children's Home is a Richmond, Va., woman whose life's work is helping children. More...

Sports

Back to Williams-Brice

Indians advance to title game for 3rd time in 4 years

The Gaffney Indians accomplished exactly what they hoped to in traveling to hostile Stratford on Friday for the Class 4A Division I lower bracket championship game. More...

Petty turns in another clutch performance

Another game. Another clutch performance by Gaffney wide receiver Tyson Petty. More...

Second-half flurry propels USC-Upstate over Limestone

The Limestone women's basketball team dropped a 76-56 decision to visiting USC-Upstate on Saturday. More...

State News

Man kills friend after argument over game

LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) - A 42-year-old Lexington man has been charged with murder after police say he shot another man in a dispute over a bet in the annual South Carolina- Clemson football game. More...

Other News

Boys & Girls Club celebrating 100 years of reaching out to kids

MABLETON, Ga. (AP) - Beneath posters of music legends Bob Marley and Miles Davis, and another diagramming the parts of a computer, dozens of kids lined up to show a staffer that their homework was done. More...

Special Sections

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?