December 11, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Cherokee Tech preparing for move to new I2 facility

Cherokee Technology Center will begin another era in preparing high school students for the workforce in August when it moves into a new career center on the local Spartanburg Community College campus.  More...

Methamphetamine charges net Blacksburg man 15-year sentence

A 39-year-old Blacksburg man was sentenced to 15 years in prison Friday after pleading guilty in Cherokee County General Sessions Court to three counts of distributing methamphetamine.  More...

WHAT’S UP

NAACP Meeting The Cherokee County Branch of the NAACP would like to invite you to their regular monthly meeting, Tuesday December 12, 7 p.m. at Allen Temple CME Church, located at 105 peeler st. Gaffney SC. 29341. More...

City will begin interviewing for new police chief soon

The City of Gaffney will soon start interviewing police chief candidates but will very likely start the new year without a new police chief in place.  More...

Serial killer says more victims are not discovered

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man convicted of killing seven people says he has more victims who have not been discovered.  More...

Senator Peeler plan could put an end to Daylight Savings Time

If you feel tired and grumpy from turning the clock back an hour, you can take comfort in a plan by a local lawmaker that would end Daylight Savings Time in South Carolina. More...

POLICE REPORTS

Vehicle parked at church burglarized A CD player was reported stolen following a vehicle burglary outside a Cherokee Avenue church. According to the Cherokee County Sheriff ’s Office, someone set off an alarm at Temple Baptist Church on Dec. More...

I WANT...

Angelina Olobri, (pink hat) and Bella Olobri (green hat) got a chance to meet Santa and Mrs. Claus following the Blacksburg Christmas Parade. Angelina asked Santa for a Barbie Dream House while Bella asked Santa for a Captain America Fidget Spinner. More...

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