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Expansion will create more jobs

Another local manufacturer is expanding its operations here.   Boysen, a German auto exhaust maker, will spend several million to expand the size of its facility at the Cherokee Corporate Park. More...

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Church news    Bethel Baptist Church will celebrate its 116th anniversary Sunday, Oct. 24, at 10:30 a.m. Guest speaker will be Bishop Keith C. Smith, pastor of Cathedral of the Holy Spirit Bible Church, Spartanburg. More...

Cherokee County Salvation Army appeals for volunteers to ring bells

When disaster strikes, headlines follow. Volunteers and donors mobilize. However, when an individual or family is without food, home and/or power, they often go unnoticed and without help. More...

‘Friends’ play vital role for local library

In celebration of “National Friends of the Library Week,” Oct. 17-23, the Cherokee County Public Library would like to recognize the hard work and dedication of its Friends. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Elease P. Sullivan

Elease Proctor Sullivan, 76, of 4324 Cherokee Ave., widow of Dennis Charles Sullivan, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010, at 9:20 p.m. at her residence. More...

Robert Carroll

Robert Carroll, 52 of 922 8th St., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010, at his home.   Born in Detroit, Mich., Mr. More...

Police cruiser crashes as deputy responds to high-speed chase call

A Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office Deputy responding to assist in a high-speed chase in Cleveland County, N.C., was unhurt after crashing on Interstate 85 on Wednesday morning.   More...

Olive Garden will open early in 2011

County residents now have another reason to look forward to the new year.   The Olive Garden restaurant is expected to open its doors early next year, according to project contractors. More...

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AG candidate says he’s committed to the job, not the politics

Matthew Richardson says he knows the kind of pain many South Carolinians are going through. More...

Children’s Home selling pancakes and Boston butts

The Cherokee Children’s Home will be holding a fundraiser at FATZ RESTAURANT on Saturday, Oct. 30. Board members will be in funny Halloween costumes and will serve as your waiters .   Tickets are $8.00. More...

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Sports

Time to register for PGA championship tickets

The South Carolina weather may be cooling off, but excitement is heating up for the 2012 PGA Championship Ticket Launch, slated to occur November 15th. If you have yet to register for tickets, the time to act is now! More...

Tigers take aim on Tech option

Clemson linebacker Corico Hawkins still isn’t sure what happened last December: How could a Tigers defense that forced six Georgia Tech punts earlier in the season not stop the Yellow Jackets when it mattered most in the Atlantic Coast Confere More...

Spurrier calls out pass defense

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier called out one part of his football team that he said has to improve if the Gamecocks want to win their division.   “We’ve got a problem here at South Carolina football right now. More...

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Know the statewide amendments on Nov. 2 ballot You’ve seen the ads. You’ve received the mail. You’ve probably even been bothered during dinner with the phone calls. A big election day is right around the corner.   More...

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Gambling laws need to be updated

There’s gambling, and then there’s gambling. More...

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