December 18, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Candidate still mulling his options

Danny Stacy is considering whether he will continue his legal challenge of the S.C. House District 29 election results. Stacy has called into question the 63-vote victory by new state Rep. Dennis Moss in the Nov. 7 election. More...

LifeStyles

ANNIE'S MAILBOX

The neighbor

Dear Annie: My husband and I live downstairs from a family of four adults and two toddler boys. Our upstairs neighbors are good people and we like them, but the children are incredibly noisy. More...

A peek in Santa’s mailbag

North Pole, Alaska, flooded with letters to Santa, even the ones without stamps and addresses

ANCHORAGE, Alaska More...

You don More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Frances Anthony Hearon

Retired from Dr. Lee Nesbitt's office as office manager

Frances Anthony Hearon, 90, formerly of 145 Pacolet Hwy., went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2006, at Upstate C a r o l i n a M e d i c a l Center. More...

John E. Koopman

John E. Koopman, widower of Lou Vassey Koopman, died Friday, Dec. 15, 2006. Mr. Koopman was the son of the late Dr. and Mrs. H.W. Koopman of Spartanburg. More...

Thomas Blanton

Retired from North Carolina Department of Transportation

POLKVILLE, N.C. More...

Columns

Memories of John Boy

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The Gaffney Ledger

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HAVE YOU CONSIDERED...

The only true reason for the season

Well, Christmas Day is just a week away. Preparations started early. It was not always this way. Now decorations are up by mid-November. Vacant lots are filled with freshly cut trees. The largest Christmas parades are on Thanksgiving Day. More...

Veterans park construction could begin in the spring

The Cherokee County Veterans Appreciation Park may begin to take shape as early as next Spring thanks to a $200,000 grant from the state More...

College project gets $350,00 boost

Limestone College will receive a $350,000 state grant to help with the restoration of Winnie Davis Hall of History. The Winnie Davis Hall of History has not been used by Limestone College in 30 years. More...

Local News

New law will eliminate school operations from tax bill

Cherokee County residents didn More...

Blacksburg Town Council awards bid for water project

Approximately 50 households along Mt. Paran, Rock Springs, and Holly Ridge roads, as well as North Mountain and Pearson streets in Blacksburg will soon have access to public water through the Holly Grove II project. More...

NEW DIRECTOR

Sarah May is the new Fitness Director at the Cherokee County Family YMCA. She is a graduate of USC - Upstate and currently lives in Spartanburg. More...

Sports

Love, Palmer lead Indians past Byrnes, 89-48

BYRNES More...

Turnovers doom Sandlappers in 23-16 loss to North Carolina

SPARTANBURG More...

GAFFNEY SHRINE BOWLERS

Kelin Morris ............................... 2006 Andy Strickland ........................ 2004 Sidney Rice ................................ 2003 Anthony Littlejohn .................... More...

Inside Report

INSIDE REPORT

HERE COMES OBAMA WASHINGTON 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?