December 22, 2006 RSS feed / Local News

Bond denied Riddle while he awaits fourth trial

Bond has been denied for Ernest Matthew Riddle. Riddle, accused of the Aug. 8, 1985 murder of Abby Sue Mullinax, was granted a new trial after the S.C. More...

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Name: Ronny Smiley Occupation: Former owner Smiley Concrete & Tile Family: Wife, Diane; sons, Bryce and Nicholas Favorite Restaurant: Beacon Favorite Pastime: My family What do you like about The Ledger: Sports page Best thing about Ch More...

The season for giving – not getting

Christmas is the season for giving More...

Letters to Santa

Letters to Santa from Corinth Christian Edu-Care: J.T. Goforth - Bicycle, 4- wheeler, trucks Mollie Goforth - Make-up vanity, baby doll, and candy, candy, candy Hannah Allen - Baby Alive, More...

DONATION PRESENTED

Jackie Moniouk (left) presented a $500 check from Wal-Mart to Iron City Ministries volunteer director of development Suzy McLean. The gift will be used to purchase food and provide medical assistance for the less fortunate. More...

I solemnly swear...

Cherokee County Coroner Dennis Fowler is pictured here with his family while being sworn into office Wednesday at the Cherokee County Courthouse. Fowler will take office January 1. More...

Bond denied one of county’s ‘most wanted’

Bond has been denied for one of Cherokee County More...

Jury awards truck driver $81,000 in lawsuit against Flying J

A Cherokee County jury awarded a California truck driver $81,000 this month after being More...

Social Security office closing bad news for local seniors

News that the Social Security Administration would be closing its office at Peachtree Center came as quite a blow to many at the Cherokee County Seniors Center. More...

Man crashes vehicle, then tries to escape after taken to hospital

A 43-year-old shoplifting suspect from Cowpens who crashed a stolen car while fleeing from police tried to escape custody by running from the emergency room at Upstate Carolina Medical Center (UCMC), authorities said. Sgt. More...

Robbery suspect chased down and detained by three Gaffney men

A robbery suspect from Charlotte was chased down and apprehended by three Gaffney men after the suspect allegedly stole $50 from a pickup truck in Gaffney. Sgt. More...

Sheriff’s office investigating fire at Sanders Bros.

The Cherokee County Sheriff More...

Four more Cherokee County teachers earn board certification

By SCOTT POWELL Ledger Staff Writer spowell@gaffneyledger.com Melody Bradley already earned two master More...

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Sen. Harvey Peeler (R-Gaffney) sponsored a resolution Dec. 7 for the Senate Committee on Interstate Cooperation to study the potential impact of not recognizing Daylight Savings Time. Do you think DST should be abolished?