August 23, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

Blacksburg High ACT scores above state average

Blacksburg High seniors scored above the state and national average on the ACT college entrance exam for the first time, according to scores released Wednesday by the state Department of Education.  The ACT is a curriculum achievement test desig More...

Gaffney and Union fans join together to battle common foe

Friendly competition will help raise money for ‘Relay for Life’ campaign

Typically when one refers to a “kickoff,” the mind drifts swiftly to the gridiron and the beginning of a new game or season.  But for once, a kickoff has less to do with the action taking place between the white lines and more to do More...

POLICE REPORTS

l A moped was reported stolen recently from a Lincoln Street property.  According to the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office, someone took a redand silver-colored VIP Champion-brand moped from outside a home in the 100 block between 7:30 p.m. More...

PASSAU & REGENSBURG, GERMANY

EDITOR’S NOTE: Ledger publisher Cody Sossamon and his wife, Sherry, along with Gaffney residents Peck and Pam Lester, recently returned from a cruise on the Danube River from Budapest to Nuremberg. More...

LIMESTONE CARES

— Limestone College students put together 100,000 packages of rice, vegetables and vitamins in a kickoff event Monday for the college’s third year of a Limestone CARES community service g More...

Class of 2013 sets record for total scholarships

This year’s South Carolina high school graduates earned record scholarship totals, according to recent figures released by the state Department of Education.  More...

Cherokee County School District 1 dress code

The purpose of a dress code is to promote an orderly learning environment in schools while preparing all students for later success in the world of work. More...

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