January 22, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Limestone professor will travel nation in effort to get America healthy - Free Access

Dr. Felicia Cavallini, Professor of Physical Education, has been selected to make presentations in three major areas of the United States in support of her research concerning how people like to exercise. More...

CONTRIBUTION

Terry Dennis, center, and Jennifer Robbins with Meals on Wheels, accept a donation from Jeff Richardson, Vice President of First Piedmont Federal Savings & Loan Association, who made the presentation on behalf of First Piedmont.   More...

Core Molding acquires Canadian plastics company for $63 million in all cash transaction

Core Molding Technologies, Inc. More...

Industrial park being planned

300 acre tract near Hamrick’s

A privately-owned industrial park is in the planning stages.  Cherokee County Council on Tuesday gave the project a boost with a passage on first reading of a tax incentive package.  Plans call for the park to be located on a 300-acre parce More...

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Volunteer department breaks ground on $1.3 million fire station

The Cherokee Creek Volunteer Fire Department broke ground Sunday on a proposed $1.3 million fire station designed to meet the community’s fire service needs for the next four decades.  More...

South Carolina facing teacher shortage

616 leave classroom after the first year

South Carolina colleges are not graduating enough new teachers to keep pace with demand from school districts, according to an annual survey released Thursday by the state’s teacher recruitment center.  More...

County begins search for administrator

Cherokee County Council gave its blessing Tuesday to begin advertising for arguably the two most important positions in county government.  With the help of the Appalachian Council of Governments, the county will begin advertising immediately in More...

Company investing $5.5 million in expansion, creating 60 new jobs

Home Fashions International is investing $5.5 million in an expansion project in Cherokee County expected to create 60 new jobs. More...

POLICE REPORTS

A Connecticut trucking firm reported the theft of a truck that was parked in Blacksburg. More...

Head of the Class

Polar bears are known to regularly travel long distances, but Kali may take the record.  More...

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