June 19, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Group from Limestone College attends NASA Institute in Virginia - Free Access

Limestone Professor Dr. Shelly Meyers and a group of six others from the College recently attended a week-long NASA Educator Institute at the Langley Research Institute in Hampton, Virginia. More...

County council nixes request for pay raise

Despite high praise from the Cherokee County Veterans Council, Cherokee County Council agreed not to raise the veterans affairs officer’s pay.  More...

Gunshots hit home, vehicles

City of Gaffney police are investigating two incidents in which gunfire struck a home and vehicles on Marion Avenue and Iris Lane.  More...

U.S. Army 282nd Band performs for Flag Day

The Stars and Stripes were prominently displayed outside the county veterans park Friday as the U.S. Army 282nd Band performed patriotic music to celebrate it. More...

SHAGGIN’

Gaffney native Garrett Humphries will be featured on the hit reality show "The Bachelorette" tonight (Monday). Humphries will be teaching Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay and Jack Stone the state dance of South Carolina, the Shag. More...

Candidate pushing progressive message

If you liked Bernie Sanders, you’ll love David Kulma.  Who’s David Kulma, you ask?  He’s the Green Party candidate for the Fifth Congressional District seat left vacant when Mick Mulvaney resigned to become President Trump More...

At Myrtle Beach campground-resort, tradition, expansion meet

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — The starfish is inescapable.  More...

WHAT’S UP

B.D. Lee Luncheon   B.D. Lee Elementary School faculty and staff will have a luncheon on Tuesday, June 20, 11 a.m., at the Aegean Restaurant. Please contact MaryBrenda Wood for reservations.  Yoga at the Library   More...

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