January 23, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

"Promised Land" comes to Limestone College auditorium

Mary McLeod Bethune had only $1.50 in her pocket in 1904 when she started her own college with five girls. More...

Local residents asked to participate in cancer study

Cancer has taken millions of lives through the years but local residents will have an opportunity to lessen the disease’s impact on future generations.  More...

Sen. Peeler honored by commission

Sen. Harvey Peeler was named the Behavioral Health Services Association of South Carolina Legislator of the Year for the SC Senate at the 27th Annual BHSA Board Seminar held January 12- 13, 2013 at the Kingston Plantation, Myrtle Beach.  More...

Honored for 67 years of loyal service

Ruth B. Wood is presented a plaque by Gowdyesville Baptist Church Pastor Antonio D. More...

Gaffney mayor on 2013: “We have lots to do”

Only months removed from re-election to an unprecedented fourth term, 70-something Gaffney Mayor Henry Jolly has no plans to retire or even slow down.  On the contrary, age seems to have brought a sense of urgency to do even more things for the More...

Doubts expressed over education funding plan

Property tax relief and more money for education are part of a new proposal from state education groups to overhaul how public schools are funded.  More...

BABY FLAGS

— Deleana Sims and Abby Fuentes placed blue and pink flags recently on the front lawn outside St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. More...

Sen. Graham guest speaker at GOP banquet

Cherokee County GOP will sponsor a banquet in honor of guest speaker U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham on Jan. 28 at 11:30 a.m. at Limestone College Stephenson Dining Hall.  The event is open to the public. More...

USC Upstate, BMW partner to offer camp to high school seniors

sPaRTaNBURG — Rising high school seniors in cherokee, Greenville and spartanburg counties, with an interest in the real world applications of mathematics, statistics, physics, business and manufacturing improvement processes, are invited to app More...

Area students named to Dean’s List at NGU

North Greenville University has recognized area students for academic accomplishments by naming them to the Dean’s List for the fall 2012 semester. More...

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