December 1, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

SUPER SPELLERS!

SUPER SPELLERS! - Gaffney Middle spelling bee school winners (left to right) are seventh graders Caitlin Hines and runner-up Skylynn Strain. The winning word was “ricochet.” More...

Final reading on tax break postponed

Final reading of a tax incentive package for an unidentified company will not take place during Monday’s regularly-scheduled meeting.  However, Cherokee County Development Board Executive Director Jim Cook said he’s confident the pub More...

HAPPY 102nd BIRTHDAY

Maxie Reid is celebrating her 102nd birthday today. Maxie is pictured with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. “We love you,” - The Reid Family. More...

Gaffney native, WWII POW dies at 101

The following information on the death of a Gaffney native was sent to The Gaffney Ledger by Charles Courtney, U.S. Navy Retired, a native of Pacolet Mills, S.C., who now lives in Pasadena, Texas.   More...

Limestone College president to be announced December 6

The next President of Limestone College will be introduced during a news conference scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 3 p.m., inside Stephenson Dining Hall on campus.  Dr. More...

THE GOLDEN RULE OF LIFE AND FISHING

The Gaffney High School Fishing Team participated in Giving Tuesday on November 28 by serving hot dogs to the residents of Miracle Hill in Gaffney. More...

Movie has Gaffney connections galore

Several Gaffney High alumni and students have roles in a new movie set to premiere Saturday at USC-Upstate.  Gaffney High teacher M.B. More...

POLICE REPORTS

n Cherokee County Sheriff ’s Office deputies are investigating several vehicle break-ins that were reported Nov. More...

WHAT’S UP

Holiday Hustle 5K and Fun Run l The Village School’s annual Santa’s 5K Holiday Hustle and 1/2 mile fun run is being held this Saturday, Dec. 2, at Gaffney City Hall. The 5K will begin at 8 a.m. and the fun run will follow at 8:15 a.m. More...

HONOR BAND CLINIC

Limestone College hosted a Middle School Honor Band Clinic and several Blacksburg Middle School students were selected to participate. More...

Gaffney man get 5 years on federal explosive charges

A Gaffney man accused of detonating explosive devices that damaged two local car washes was sentenced in U.S. More...

Northern Blacksburg, Grover areas to experience power outage

Starting at 11:30 p.m. 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?