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NORTHWEST EXPANSION

Construction workers install electrical wiring inside a kindergarten classroom at Northwest Elementary. More...

LifeStyles

Local Revolutionary War stories fill the walls of exhibit

The local Revolutionary War exhibit room in the Gaffney Visitors Center and Art Gallery added two stories of local soldiers to its walls Friday afternoon. More...

Mary Black Health System – Gaffney Wound Care Center receives prestigious awards

GAFFNEY, S.C. More...

Limestone College to host Stephen Anderson Trio Feb. 21

The Limestone College Department of Music will host the Stephen Anderson Trio for both a demonstration and a concert on Tuesday, February 21.  The demonstration will take place at 2 p.m. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Glenn Collins, Sr.

Gaffney, S.C. — Glenn Donald Collins, Sr., 75, of 264 Old Race Track Road, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.  More...

Nola Harris

Gaffney, S.C. — Nola Martin Harris, 95, formerly of Gardner Road, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Brookview Healthcare.  More...

Norma Belton

Gaffney, S.C. —Norma Lunsford Belton, 88, formerly of 387 Starr Ridge Road, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, February 17, 2017 at Peachtree Centre.  More...

Authorities probe death of Clemson athletics staff member - Free Access

Authorities are investigating the death of an associate athletics director at Clemson University. Local media outlets report the body of 60-year-old Bert Henderson was found on Tuesday morning near his Easley home. More...

Clemson doctoral student produces rap album for dissertation; it goes viral - Free Access

The album, “Owning My Masters: The Rhetorics of Rhymes and Revolutions” uses hip-hop to explore such ideas as identity, justice, economics, citizenship and language. More...

Judge hears bond request

Circuit Court Judge Keith Kelly took under advisement Friday a request to set bond for a Georgia woman accused of trafficking cocaine following a Blacksburg traffic stop.  More...

NOT GUILTY

Attempted murder defendants released

There were at least 23 bullets fired from at least three different guns outside a Cherokee Avenue nightclub on June, 21, 2014, and several defense attorneys agreed there was no doubt about what some of those bullets did and where they ended up.  More...

Local News

Davis inducted in Cherokee National Hall of Fame

Russell Wood, Trudy Hood and Glenda Hartzog also honored

The Second Annual Cherokee National Hall of Fame dinner was held Friday, Feb. 17 with Dr. Nord David being inducted as the third member of the club’s Hall.  More...

VA nursing home site tops county council’s agenda

The second reading of an ordinance to transfer property to the state for the new veterans nursing home here highlights Tuesday’s light Cherokee County Council agenda.  The action follows the county’s acquisition last month of a 58-ac More...

Transition fair for special needs students set for Feb. 28

Cherokee County School District will hold a transition fair Feb. 28 to help special needs students and their parents prepare for life after high school.  More...

Sports

Another Step Closer

Gaffney outlasts WH; will travel to Hanna for third round game

The Gaffney boys basketball team has saved its best for the fourth quarter this season. With the Indians up three at the end of three quarters, Gaffney coach Mark Huff liked his team’s chances. More...

Saints win on last-second goal

Senior attack Chris Clancy planted the game-winner just before the final buzzer sounded, lifting the nationally second-ranked Limestone College men’s lacrosse team to a thrilling 10-9 win over No. More...

Saints clinch share of 6th-straight season title

Needing a win to claim at least a share of its sixth consecutive Conference Carolinas regular season championship, the Limestone College women’s basketball team did so in convincing fashion with a lopsided 84-47 decision over Pfeiffer Universit More...

Columns

THEIR VIEW

It’s your information, after all

Two of the first bills on the S.C. More...

DAVID LIMBAUGH

The left’s all-out war on Trump

Please don’t tell us conservatives that we need to find common ground with the left during this era of Trump. That would only advance liberals’ cause, because they have no intention of working with President Trump. More...

IT’S JUST ME

What’d you say? I can’t hear you

I’ve had a horrible head cold all week that I just can’t shake. I’m stopped up from the neck up like ... well ... I can’t think of a suitable analogy right now, but trust me; my head is way stopped up. More...

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