July 3, 2015 RSS feed / Local News

Celebrations galore this weekend

Though there will be no fireworks in the evening sky above Cowpens National Battlefield or Kings Mountain National Military Park, plenty of explosions of another kind will fill the air this Fourth of July weekend. More...

City says resident can keep goats on his property to clear out kudzu

No kidding: The City of Gaffney Police Committee voted Wednesday to allow a city resident to keep some goats to get rid of kudzu. The committee approved a motion to grant New Street resident Benny Dukes a 30-day permit to keep the goats. More...

Blacksburg begins search for new administrator

With the tenure of longtime Blacksburg Town Administrator Trudy Martin swiftly drawing to a close, municipality officials are not wasting any time in searching for the person to replace her. More...

New CTC director hired

The search for a new Cherokee Technology Center director is over. School trustees voted unanimously Monday to hire Lane Carter to serve as director of the county’s high school career center. More...

Pot found after stop

A traffic stop for speeding on Interstate 85 early Sunday morning in Blacksburg led to a manhunt and the seizure of more than 100 pounds of suspected marijuana. More...

Poll

Is it time to move the Confederate flag off the State House grounds to a museum?