September 10, 2008 RSS feed / Local News

School to be demolished

The Town of Blacksburg has applied for $248,000 in grant funding to demolish an old school that has become an eyesore for the school district. More...

Man awaiting trial for murder arrested on cocaine charge

A Gaffney man awaiting trial for murder is back behind bars following his recent arrest on a drug charge. Tomaine R. More...

Blood drive Thursday

A blood drive for Kenneth Mills will be held Thursday, September 11 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Buford St. Drugs. Mills, 58, served in the U.S. Army and is a Vietnam veteran. More...

Bethel Baptist Church holds youth achievement banquet

More than 150 persons attended Bethel Baptist Church's first Youth Achievement Banquet on Saturday, July 12, that highlighted accomplishments of youths. More...

Planning to vote?

Deadline to register is Saturday, Oct. 4

Oct. 4, 2008, is the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 4, 2008, General Election. In order to vote, one must be registered at least 30 days prior to any election. More...

Chick-fil-a must resubmit building plan

Residents will have to wait a little longer than expected before sampling the menu at Chick-fil-A. The developer submitted plans for the 4,227-square foot restaurant to city officials in early June. More...

BPW chairman re-elected

There is no change at the top of the Board of Public Works commission. Commissioner Grady Randolph was re-elected as chairman without opposition. More...

Photo

SECOND FIRST — Claude Bridges, 92, and his son Jerry watched Gaffney play its first football game in the new stadium August 29. Claude was a high school senior in 1937 when he attended the first game ever played at W.K. Brumbach Stadium. More...

2 charged in Sunday shooting

Two men were arrested following an early Sunday morning shooting outside an Old Georgia Highway bar. More...

POLICE REPORTS

A 21-year-old Greenville woman was arrested Sept. 6 after she allegedly tried to leave the Wal-Mart Supercenter off West Floyd Baker Boulevard without paying for nearly $3,000 in DVD movies. More...

ANNAH MEETS HARRY

Annah Love met Harry Smith of "The Early Show" while on a recent trip to New York City. More...

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