PUBLIC NOTICES NOTICE OF APPLICATION Notice is hereby given that Bucking Bulls Events and Promotions LLC intends to apply to the South Carolina Department of Revenue for a license/permit that will allow the sale and ON premises consumption of beer and wine at 1524 Boiling Springs Hwy., Gaffney, SC 29341. To object to the issuance of this permit/license, written Read more […]

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Brewery brings salty flavor to downtown

Downtown Gaffney may be going a bit tropical. The Salty Parrot Brewing Company known for its craft brews and tasty cuisine has expressed an interest in locating in a downtown building, according to sources close to the company. The company operates a micro brewery in Charlotte’s Gold District near Panther Stadium. The company hopes to locate in the former Rob’s […]

Gaffney man gets 20-year sentence in child abuse case

A Gaffney man expressed remorse in court before a judge imposed a 20-year prison sentence in the savage beating of a 3-month-old baby boy last January. Justin Keith Crowe, 20, plead guilty to abuse of a child resulting in great bodily injury Thursday morning in connection with the January 16, 2020, beating of David Brock. The baby boy was in […]

High school stadiums host vaccine clinics

Local residents can make Friday the 13th a lucky day for high school football and their own personal health. The school district will host free COVID-19 vaccine clinics today (Friday) from 4:30 p.m.-9 p.m. at the Gaffney High stadium during the McDonald’s Kickoff Classic. A vaccination event will be held from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at Blacksburg High when the football […]

Man struck by car and killed identified

A pedestrian was struck and killed Tuesday evening while walking on S.C. Highway 11 near Chesnee. Cherokee County Coroner Dennis Fowler identified the victim as Robert Shane Spicer, 30, of 150 Foxfire Road, Cowpens. Spicer was walking west in the center of Highway 11 when he was killed near the intersection of Woods Farm Road. South Carolina Highway Patrol Master […]

Gaffney games to be broadcast on WZZQ

Gaffney Indians football returns to the WZZQ airwaves on Friday, Aug. 20, as the Tribe travels to Spartanburg High in the 2021 season opener. The local station will once again be carrying all 10 of the Tribe’s regular season games and its run through the Class 5A playoffs. The three members of the WZZQ broadcast crew will collectively begin their […]

State’s population growth clustered along coast, Charlotte area, census shows

GOLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolinians are gravitating toward the state’s coastline and the suburbs south of Charlotte, North Carolina, detailed Census figures released Thursday show. Since 2010, the state has grown by nearly 500,000 people to a total population of 5.1 million in 2020, though it wasn’t enough to add another U.S. House seat. Still, the 10.7% increase makes South […]