Rain washes out games for Post 109

“Rainy Days and Mondays,” Karen and Richard Carpenter’s hit record out of the 1970s, might have been an anthem for Post 109 legion fans this week. Rain washed out games at Spartanburg on Tuesday, at Inman on Wednesday and at Buffalo on Thursday. Post 109 is slated to travel to Greer today. No makeup dates have been announced for the […]

Comedian apologizes to Ivanka

NEW YORK (AP) — Samantha Bee apologized to Ivanka Trump and viewers on Thursday for using an obscenity to describe her on a segment of her TBS comedy show. Bee said her language was “inappropriate and inexcusable. “I crossed a line, and I deeply regret it,” she said. Bee called Ivanka Trump a “feckless c—” toward the end of a […]

Rep. Norman backing ‘buzzsaw’

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — In the closing weeks of the primary campaign, a Republican challenging South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster got a congressional campaign boost on Thursday with the endorsement of U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman. Norman, a first-term Republican, is a real estate developer and former state lawmaker who was elected to the U.S. House in a special election last […]


Chandler Brooks Age: 17 Bats: Right Throws: Right School: Gaffney High School, signed with SMC Last Season Stats: 1.63 ERA Favorite Player: Kyle Hendricks Favorite Food: Chicken Favorite Entertainer: Lil Baby Dream Car: 07 Bond truck Goal I’ve Yet to Achieve: Win a state championship. Sylas Wood Age: 17 Bats: Right Throws: Right School: Gaffney High School Last Season Stats: […]


l Limestone men’s basketball coach Brandon Scott is holding his annual basketball camp June 11-15 for boys and girls ages 6 to 14. The cost of the camp is $160. l Iron City Ministries will be holding their 7th Annual Golf Tournament on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the Gaffney Country Club. The ministry is asking for your consideration in […]


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Teresa Jackson

BLACKSBURG — Teresa Diane Wyatt Jackson, 50, of 492 Moss Trail, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Mary Black Health System- Gaffney. Born in Kings Mountain, N.C., she was the wife of Miles Reid (Jimmy) Jackson and daughter of the late Alfred Manson Wyatt and Sarah Diane McAbee Wyatt. She was a graduate […]

Ladson DuBose

BLACKSBURG — Dr. Ladson Lawrence DuBose, 90, of 102 West Ramseur Drive, passed away at his home on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. Dr. DuBose was born in Dazell in Sumter County on August 28, 1927, to the late Thomas Chalmers and Crawford Jenkins DuBose. He and his siblings went to live at The Thornwell Home for Children in Clinton when […]

Lorrie Hardin

GAFFNEY — Lorrie Ann Pennington Hardin, 52, of 216 Brook Drive, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at her residence. Born in Gaffney, she was the wife of Randy Hardin and the daughter of Grover Pennington and Wilma Ruppe Pennington. Mrs. Hardin was a homemaker and attended Trinity Baptist Church. In addition to her […]


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