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FISHING FOR DOLLARS —

FISHING FOR DOLLARS — The DMW Volunteer Fire Department held its second annual fishing tournament Saturday at Lake Whelchel. More...

LifeStyles

Steely Pan Steel Band opens Arts Council’s 34th season

Energetic, colorful ensemble will bring touch of Caribbean to Gaffney on Sept. 28

The Steely Pan Steel Band will kick off the Limestone College/Cherokee County Arts Council's 34th season on Tuesday, Sept. 28, with a performance at 7:30 p.m. in Fullerton Auditorium. Admission is $15 for adults and $5 for students. More...

FANCY FEET LINEDANCERS VISIT PEACHTREE CENTRE –

FANCY FEET LINEDANCERS VISIT PEACHTREE CENTRE – Peachtree residents and staff recently enjoyed a show provided by the Fancy Feet Linedancers from Kings Mountain, N.C. More...

Pair honored Sept. 19 with wedding shower at Mt. Pleasant Church

Sarah Katherine Dover and Ron Aaron Houser were honored Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010, with a wedding shower at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Mooresboro, N.C. Approximately 40 family members and friends attended.   More...

Obituaries - Free Access

William Painter

William (Bill) Virgil Painter, 81, of 166 Mabry Lane, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. More...

Joenael L. Phillips

Joenael Logan Phillips, 45, of South Korea, passed away Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010, in South Korea. Daughter of the late Florence Logan and William Hemphill of Stratford, Conn., she was born June 26, 1965, in Cherokee County. More...

Ella G. Dawkins

Ella Goudelock Dawkins, 102, of Peachtree Centre, widow of Hollis Dawkins Sr., passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010, at 6:50 a.m. at her residence. Daughter of the late Rev. Samuel Goudelock Sr. More...

Columns

WHEN IN ROME ...

Just call her Coach McFadden

I will be the first to admit that I know very little about soccer.   More...

READERS ON THE ROAD

Pictured here is Linda Sarratt and her family on vacation in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, during the last week of July. More...

Political Cartoon

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Charter school plans to begin taking applications in October

The Crenshaw Charter School of Gaffney will start accepting applications in mid- October from parents interested in sending their children to the county’s first charter school.   More...

Lawyers in Riddle case spar

Lawyers involved in the planned re-trial of a 25-yearold murder case are sparring off again in court documents, as prosecutors recently renewed their request to have a defense lawyer removed from the case.   More...

Suit claims negligence by district

A kindergarten student suffered a deep cut on her chin when a bathroom sink fell off a wall at B.D. Lee Elementary School, according to a recently filed lawsuit against the Cherokee County School District.   More...

Local News

TIME TO RIDE

TIME TO RIDE — About 50 motorcycle riders participated in a “poker run” Saturday which was a fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity of Cherokee County. More...

GriefShare sesson Sept. 30

GriefShare is a nondenominational national group that features biblical teachings on grief and recovery topics. If you have recently lost a loved one, it may be hard to feel optimistic about the future. More...

‘Scholars, Dollars and Chocolates’

Banquet provides scholarship funds for local students

Limestone College is offering a sweet deal for chocolate lovers Thursday to help make higher education affordable for local students.   More...

Sports

Staying the course

Indians overcome 17 point deficit, hang on to hand Greenville first loss of season

Character often is revealed during times of adversity. More...

Gallman qualifies for first stage of PGA Q School

Mission complete. More...

Gaffney freshman and JV teams dominant

Gaffney's ninth grade team team earned a shutout last week, defeating Greenville 26-0. More...

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