December 9, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

BPW purchases 42-acre tract near lake

The Gaffney Board of Public Works’ (BPW) footprint at Lake Whelchel just got bigger.  The BPW Commission on Tuesday voted unanimously to purchase a 42- acre parcel from the Dr. More...

Author, journalist and Gaffney native publishes biography of broadcasting icon

Celebrated journalist and author Jerry Shinn has written a long overdue biography of broadcasting pioneer Charles Harvey Crutchfield, who began his career as a 17-year-old announcer on South Carolina’s first commercial radio station and ended a More...

WHAT’S UP

GLT presents “A Christmas Carol”  l The Gaffney Little Theatre will present Charles Dickens “A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Romulus Linney.  More...

Gaffney firefighters get a shiny new truck for Christmas

While it’s a little too late to help with recent forest fires, the City of Gaffney is now better prepared if brush fire season returns to the region.  More...

Junior Betas support firefighters

Wanting to lend their support to the men and women battling forest fires in the region, members of the Junior Beta Club at B.D. Lee Elementary School recently held a supply drive.  They turned over the fruits of their labor on Wednesday.  More...

A SINGING SANTA

A SINGING SANTA - With the melody of “Blue Christmas” in the background, John Henderson of Gaffney surprised Terri Jolly at the Cherokee County Courthouse on Friday with a heartfelt song More...

POLICE REPORTS

l City of Gaffney Police were called to investigate after a Gaffney woman reportedly was targeted by a robber.  According to an incident report, a 21-year-old Chandler Drive woman was stopped in her car on Russell Street at approximately 1:15 p. More...

Abbey Elmore Band to perform

‘Tis the season with The Abbey Elmore Band. The group from Gaffney will perform this Friday, Dec. 9, from 7-9 p.m. at Skating on the Square in downtown Spartanburg. More...

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