May 2, 2008 RSS feed / LifeStyles

The New Familiars bring modern folk sound to Gaffney on May 6

Music Sandwiched-In concert begins at 12:15 p.m. at library

The Cherokee County Public Library will present The New Familiars in a Music Sandwiched-In concert on Tuesday, May 6, at 12:15 p.m. in the large meeting room. A free lunch will be provided by the Friends of the Library. More...

ENGAGEMENTS

James - Ponds Kristen Bridgett James and Timothy Shane Ponds, both of Jefferson, N.C., will be married on Sept. 13 at the home of her parents, Linda and Bill James, 1750 Gray Oaks Drive, Conway. Mr. More...

MARRIAGES

The following marriages have been recorded in the probate court of Cherokee County: Garico Sharod Dowdle and Leslie Laverne Ellis of Gaffney; Wylie Blake Olmstead and Amber Michelle Helton of Gaffney; Brent Jason Yeary and Ashley Michelle Robinson More...

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DINING OUT - Peachtree residents and staff recently enjoyed a meal at the local Clock restaurant. In the picture are Ethel Smith, Margaret Hatfield, Sara Sanders and Janie Wilson (l-r). More...

Deadline June 16 for 2008-09 Palmetto Fellows scholarships

The purpose of the Palmetto Fellows Scholarship program is to recognize the most academically talented high school seniors in South Carolina and to encourage them to attend college within the state. More...

ANNIE'S MAILBOX

Hubby needs to cool friendship with co-worker

Dear Annie: My husband has a female friend who makes me uncomfortable. Even though he says they are only friends, I don't like it. I have tried to accept the friendship because they are co-workers, but I just can't. More...

Fun Day for Kids May 3 celebrates Foster Parent Appreciation Month

Cherokee County children are invited to attend the annual Fun Day for Kids on Saturday, May 3, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at CHAPS. Events will include blow-up rides, games, face painting and more. More...

State Museum plans year-long observance of 20th anniversary

COLUMBIA - The South Carolina State Museum will observe 20 years of service to South Carolina and the world on Oct. 29, 2008. But the celebration of this milestone will take place throughout the year, and in a number of ways. More...

BIRTH

Brayden James Michael Hughey Kayla and Brandon Hughey of Cherokee County announce the birth of their son, Brayden James Michael, on April 23, 2008, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center weighing 6 lbs. 1 oz. More...

WHAT'S UP

YMCA news The Cherokee County Family YMCA has started registration for its Summer Swim Team for ages six to 21. Practice starts Monday, May 5, at 5 p.m. Participants must be able to swim the length of the pool, 25 yards, unassisted. More...

Congaree National Park to hold Science Camp for Junior Rangers

Are you the parent/ guardian of a rising 5th grader who enjoys the outdoors? Does your child like to study plants, animals and the natural world? More...

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