2018-08-17

Judy Q. Brannin

Gaffney, S.C. — Judy Quinton Brannin, 72, passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. Arrangements will be announced by Blakely Funeral Home.

No. 14-ranked Limestone soccer team tabbed to win Conference Carolinas


With the start of the season about two weeks away, the nationally 14th-ranked Limestone College men’s soccer team has been voted preseason favorites in the 2018 Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches’ Poll as announced by the league. Limestone collected 98 points and nine first-place votes in the preseason poll while the conference also tabbed senior defender Dominic Boland, junior forward Ruairi […]

Limestone men’s lacrosse team announces two additions to coaching staff


The Limestone College men’s lacrosse team has announced the additions of Jeremy Phelps and Will Campbell to the coaching staff, and that both coaches have already hit the ground running for the five-time NCAA Division II National Champs. Phelps, who most recently coached one of the top faceoff specialists in Division I at the University of Massachusetts, will serve as […]

Lights, camera, football!




Blacksburg head coach Drew Chisholm has been wearing a maroon Buford jersey in practice to help his players focus on their opponent this week. Blacksburg hosts Buford tonight in their season opener at 7:30 p.m. at W.K. Brumbach Stadium on the Gaffney Middle campus. The Wildcats will play away from home this season while its new stadium is under construction. […]

WHAT’S UP

All items for What’s Up and general news should be sent by email to abbie@gaffneyledger.com. Community events can be added to the “Event Calendar” on the Ledger website at www.gaffneyledger.com. GHS Class of 1964 Get-Together l The Gaffney High School Class of ’64 will have its quarterly Get-Together on Friday, Aug. 17, at 11:30 a.m. at the Aegean. All classmates […]

Betty Quinn

Betty Stuard Quinn, 87, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. Born in Gaffney, she was the widow of the late Swofford Quinn and daughter of the late Tom Stuard and Bessie Mohea McSwain Stuard. She was a graduate of Gaffney High School, retired from NationsBank, and was a member […]

Stephen L. Cox

Gaffney, S.C. — Stephen Lewis Cox, 75, of 460 Rolling Mill Road, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at his residence. Born in Rock Hill, he was the husband of Pat Allen Cox and the son of the late A. T. Cox and Rebecca Giles Cox. He retired from Duke Energy, was a Mason, […]

Pastor Mills McHam, Jr.

Spartanburg S.C. —Pastor Mills McHam, Jr., age 82, of 170 Dogan Court, Whitestone, SC, husband of Jennie Ruth McHam, answered the master’s call on Monday night, August 13, 2018, at Mary Black Hospital. Son of the late Mills McHam, Sr. and the late Pearline McHam Webster, he was a native of the Cherokee County. He was the pastor of Green […]

SPORTS BRIEFS

Today is the last day for the general public to purchase Gaffney High football season tickets. Tickets may be purchased from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. There are five (5) home games this season and the reserved ticket price will be $7 per game. The total price for each set of season tickets is $35. If you were a parking […]

J. L. Wyatt

Gaffney, S.C. — J. L. Wyatt, 83, formerly of 279 Green River Road, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at Peachtree Centre. Born in Gaffney, he was the husband of the late Barbara Jean Phillips Wyatt and son of the late John Henry Wyatt and Nettie Kirby Wyatt. He retired from Overnite, was a […]