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County, medical community mourn the loss of Dr. Cathcart

Passionate about his interests and a hard worker, longtime Gaffney physician Dr. John Cathcart dedicated his life to serving others throughout his distinguished medical career.  Cathcart, 82, died Sunday at his home in Greenwood. More...

LifeStyles

Hanging with the GAMECOCKS ... and “Mr. Heisman”

The vintage marquee outside of the Capri Theatre in downtown Gaffney welcomes members of the local Gamecock Club last week (top), as well as honored guests 1980 Heisman Trophy winner George Rogers, S More...

WHAT’S UP

Church news   More...

Sports

Cats must slow potent St. Joe’s running back

Ready or not, Andre Stoddard is coming.  More...

Relentless LeMaster has motor that won’t stop

When you ask a coach at any level what are the qualities they look for in a defensive linemen and some may say size, some may say speed or power, but to a man they all say they want a lineman with a motor.  Someone relentless!  Gaffney High More...

After Air Raid, Indians to face ground attack

In one sentence, Gaffney coach Dan Jones summed up what the Indians must do to beat Clinton today at The Reservation.  “Score when we have a chance,” he said.  The Indians couldn’t score enough in a 51-19 season opening lo More...

Judge will rule next week on GHS election injunction request

Circuit Court Judge Frank Addy said he plans to issue a ruling next week on whether an injunction will be issued pertaining to the results of a Gaffney High student body president election held in May More...

Teacher of year’s inspiration came from ALD victim

A young boy’s struggle with a rare childhood disease served as an early inspiration for Blacksburg High special education teacher Robbin Smith to dedicate her life to helping students succeed in the classroom.  More...

Local News

Officers will be out in force this weekend

THE GOAL IS ZERO FATALITIES

More than a number, zero represents a goal for the S.C. More...

A SYMBOL OF HOPE

Limestone College took a page from the latest “Superman” movie in the T-shirt design for this year’s “Limestone C.A.R.E.S” community service theme. More...

Officials hope water plant upgrade sparks economic development

Blacksburg Mayor David Hogue may come short of deeming the stretch of S.C. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Juliette Martin

Juliette Mabry Martin, 91, formerly of S. Limestone Street, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 at Peachtree Centre.  More...

Dr. John Cathcart, Jr.

GREENWOOD — Dr. John Harris Cathcart, Jr., 82, resident of 1110 Marshall Road, Greenwood, formerly of Gaffney, husband of Elizabeth Richardson “Betsy” Cathcart died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 at his home.  More...

Terry Holmes

Terry Conrad “T.C.” Holmes, 71, of 278 Draytonville Road, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 at Gaffney Medical Center .  More...

Columns

Congress should veto Obama’s war

“Congress doesn’t have a whole lot of core responsibilities,” said Barack Obama last week in an astonishing remark.  For in the Constitution, Congress appears as the first branch of government. More...

THEIR VIEWS

Violence talk is needed in US, but must be the right one   The White House didn’t know about it when asked this week. The Rev. More...

God Created All

The Sunday School Lesson

Psalm 104:5 Who laid the foundations of the earth, that it should not be removed for ever.  6 Thou coveredst it with the deep as with a garment: the waters stood above the mountains.  7 At thy rebuke they fled; at the voice of thy thunder More...

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Sen. Harvey Peeler (R-Gaffney) sponsored a resolution Dec. 7 for the Senate Committee on Interstate Cooperation to study the potential impact of not recognizing Daylight Savings Time. Do you think DST should be abolished?