February 23, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Iron City police chief asks council to budget for more officers - Free Access

The thin blue line for staffing Blacksburg Police Department is thinner than it should be.  Blacksburg Police Department had 14 officers in 2006. After the 2008 recession slashed budgets, the police department currently has 11 officers.  More...

Police investigating woman’s claim that ex-boyfriend fired gunshot, threatened her - Free Access

City of Gaffney police are investigating an early Feb. 20 incident during which a man allegedly fired a gunshot while threatening his ex-girlfriend at a Redwood Circle apartment.  More...

Take a seat, any seat: Students find new arrangement ‘very relaxing’ - Free Access

When Jillian Edwards walks into her energy science class, she goes straight to her thinking chair for the hour at Granard Middle.  More...

Fink scholarship fundraiser Saturday - Free Access

The 7th annual David Fink Athletic Scholarship Fundraiser will be held this Saturday, Feb. 24 at Your Best Body Fitness Center on Old Georgia Highway.  More...

County agrees to pay website hosting fee - Free Access

After being down for more than a week, a popular government website soon will be restored.  Cherokee County Tax Assessor Rob Weaver told Cherokee County Council on Monday that the Qpublic website, qpublic.net, which houses information about real More...

WHAT’S UP - Free Access

All items for What’s Up and general news should be sent by email to abbie@gaffneyledger.com. More...

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