2018-09-14

Gaffney corrals Mavericks




The Mauldin Mavericks unveiled a new offense against Gaffney Thursday night. But it was the same old dominant defense for the Gaffney Indians. It took awhile for the Indians’ defense to settle in, but the Indians held Mauldin to only a late fourth-quarter touchdown and the offense did its part with a two long strikes from Undrea Lindsay to Stan […]

TUESDAY WOMEN RELIVE THE PAST

The Tuesday Woman’s Club met on Tuesday, September 11 at the Cherokee County History and Arts Museum. An interesting and informative program was presented by Pam Peeler. She focused on changes in the city, state and nation over the past 50 years (1968- 2018). Several interesting newspaper articles and photos brought back many memories for club members. Hostesses for the […]

WHAT’S UP

Limestone College Music Faculty Recital l On September 18, the Limestone College music faculty is holding its annual recital at 7:30 p.m. in Carroll Recital Hall. Dr. Chip Hill (clarinet), Dr. David Thompson (piano) and Dr. Gena Poovey (soprano) – along with adjunct faculty members Dr. Cathy Siarris (soprano), Dr. Lauren Watkins-Vaughn (flute), and Mr. Eric Henson (trombone) – will […]

Eugene McCraw

Gaffney, S.C. — Eugene Almarine McCraw, 91, formerly of 115 W. O’Neal Street and of Garden City, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at Brookview Healthcare. Born in Gaffney, he was the husband of Evelyn Osment McCraw of Gaffney and son of the late Forrest McCraw and Eva Allison McCraw. He was a graduate […]

Martha Burgess

Gaffney, S.C. — Martha Blanton Burgess, 92, of 508 Old Race Track Road, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Born in Gaffney, she was the widow of the late Walton E. Burgess and daughter of the late Bez Blanton and Clara Harrill Blanton. She was a graduate of Gaffney High School, retired from Cherokee […]

Edna Thurston

Gaffney, S.C. — Edna Ruth Thurston, 66, of 1237 Champion Ferry Rd., Gaffney, SC, went home to be with the Lord, September 12, 2018, at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home. Born in Gaffney, SC, she is the wife of Richmond E. Thurston and daughter of the late Edward and Alice Childers. She was a member of Old Rugged Cross Baptist Church, […]

The Apple Watch is inching toward becoming a medical device



CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is trying to turn its smartwatch from a niche gadget into a lifeline to better health by slowly evolving it into a medical device. In its fourth incarnation, called Series 4 and due out later this month, the Apple Watch will add features that allow it to take high-quality heart readings and detect falls. It’s […]

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Limestone to recognize alumni during awards banquet Sept. 28

Four Limestone College alumni will be honored during a banquet at Stephenson Dining Hall on Friday, September 28, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The banquet, part of Limestone’s Homecoming Weekend celebration, is being held to recognize the achievements of the College’s outstanding alumni. Alumni, friends of Limestone, and community members are invited to attend. The cost to attend is $20 per […]

Apple Watch inching toward becoming a medical device

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is trying to turn its smartwatch from a niche gadget into a lifeline to better health by slowly evolving it into a medical device. In its fourth incarnation, called Series 4 and due out later this month, the Apple Watch will add features that allow it to take high-quality heart readings and detect falls. It’s […]