Gaffney remains winless in region with loss to Vikes

A spirited effort notwithstanding, the Gaffney boys basketball team is still looking for its first region win. The Indians dropped to 3-4 overall and 0-3 in region play with a 60-46 loss at Spartanburg on Friday. The Vikings led by as many as 14 points on Sean Jenkins’ 3- pointer late in the third quarter. Going to a more aggressive […]

Anthony Beasley

Mr. Anthony Bernard Beasley also known as “Tony,” age 49, died Sunday, December 16, 2018 in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Funeral service was held 1 p.m., Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Mount Zion Baptist Church. Visitation beginning at noon, burial following in the Westview Memorial Park in Laurens. Beasley Funeral Home, Laurens is in charge of the arrangements. Courtesy of Genesis […]

Donald Moss

Spartanburg — Mr. Donald Charles Moss, 67, passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. The Gaffney location of Gordon Mortuary is serving the Moss family.

Audrey Geisel, widow and promoter of Dr. Seuss, dies at 97

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Dr. Seuss neared the end of his life, the children’s author told his wife that she would have to look after the Cat in the Hat, the Lorax, the Grinch and all the beloved characters he created. It was a mission Audrey Geisel embraced for more than a quarter-century. As overseer of Dr. Seuss’ prolific […]


Santa Claus will be making his way around the world tonight, but last Monday he spent time with children (and adults) and the Pancakes for Preservation supper at the Cherokee County History and Arts Museum. Clockwise from above right: 3-year-old Macon Shadburn receives a candy cane after telling Santa his wishlist; Steve and Cheryl Moss pose for a picture; and […]

How to infuse your family with the spirit of generosity this Christmas

(The Conversation) Around this time each year, many children have made a Christmas wish list that includes items like toys, games, crafts and electronics. While children may express gratitude and joy in response to receiving gifts, the concept of generosity of spirit has certainly changed over the years. It was St. Nicholas’s legendary status of generosity that gave rise to […]


Ten Gaffney High student-athletes fullfilled a life-long goal Wednesday by signing a letter of intent to play in college during Wednesday’s national signing day. (Top photo) Gaffney’s Hannah Medley signed to play softball at Lander. She’s joined at the signing ceremony by Amy, Brad, Janie and Drew Medley along with Mike Dixon. (Bottom photo) Emma Price signed to play softball […]

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Today No games scheduled. Tuesday No games scheduled. Wednesday No games scheduled. Thursday High School Basketball Gaffney boys at Landrum Christmas Tournament. Gaffney girls at Lowes Classic Chesnee. Blacksburg boys and girls at Lowes Classic Chesnee. Friday High School Basketball Gaffney boys at Landrum Christmas Tournament. Gaffney girls at Lowes Classic Chesnee. Blacksburg boys and girls at Lowes Classic Chesnee. […]

Joseph Traub

Gaffney — Joseph Anthony Traub, 65, of 123 Forest Hills Road, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Carolinas Medical Center. Born in Mt. Clemens, MI, he was the husband of Jennifer Mathewson Traub and the son of the late Jacob Traub and Germaine (Geronimo) Wylin Traub. He enjoyed riding motorcycles, fishing, golfing and […]