2019-01-21

Tennessee moves to No. 1 in AP Top 25, Duke drops to No. 2

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Top-ranked Duke went down early in the week. No. 2 Michigan and No. 4 Virginia, the last of Division I’s unbeaten teams, both fell over the weekend. In all, six top-10 teams lost. Tennessee kept rolling amid chaos across the AP Top 25. The Vols are the new No. 1 in The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll on Monday, climbing three […]

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

FREE Week of January 21-26, 2018

Monday, January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Limestone College MLK Program — Fullerton Auditorium, 11 a.m.Alzheimer Caregiver Support Group — Magnolia’s of Gaffney, 12 p.m.Teen Reading Program — Gaffney Library, 4 p.m.Tuesday, January 22Gaffney Rotary Club – Stephenson Dining Hall, 12 p.m.Blacksburg Rotary Club – Kelly’s Steakhouse, 5:30 p.m.Cherokee County Council Meeting — County Admin. Building, 5 p.m.Acoustic Open […]

Magnolias of Gaffney wins 2019 Best of Assisted Living Award from SeniorAdvisor.com

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Magnolias of Gaffney is proud to announce that they have been selected as one of the 2019 Best of Assisted Living Award Winners on SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America and Canada. SeniorAdvisor.com is in their sixth year of hosting the Best of Senior Living Awards. SeniorAdvisor.com’s Best of 2019 Award […]

WHAT’S UP

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All items for What’s Up should be emailed to abbie@gaffneyledger.com. Community events can be added to the Event Calendar on the Ledger website at www.gaffneyledger.com. Thickety Mountain Associational Choir Rehearsal  The Thickety Mountain Baptist Associational Choir will rehearse on Monday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m. at Limestone Baptist Church, 807 S. Johnson St. All choir members of the Association are […]

Lorene Allison

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Gaffney, S.C. – Lorene Benton Allison, 94, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Cherokee Medical Center in Gaffney. Born in Gaffney, SC, she was the widow of the late William G. “Bill” Allison and daughter of the late William Alexander Benton and Mallie Burgess Benton. Retired from Peeler’s Printing, she was a homemaker […]

Minnie Lou Keller

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Gaffney, S.C. — Minnie Lou Painter Keller, 83, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 19, 2019. Born in Gaffney, she was the wife of the late James Herbert Keller and the daughter of the late Dewey Painter and Corrie Mullinax Painter. She was retired from Hamrick’s Clothing and A.P. McCaulley. She enjoyed reading, walking and taking […]

Phillip McAbee

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Gaffney, S.C. — Phillip Grant McAbee, 66, of 1009 El Bethel Road, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. Born in Gaffney, he was the son of the late Woodrow McAbee and Lorene Phillips McAbee. He was a graduate of Gaffney High School, attended Limestone College, retired from Timken and […]

Bobbie (Dootsie) Perry

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Gaffney, S.C. — Bobbie (Dootsie) Lois Cathrine Bolin Perry, 85, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 18, 2019 at her residence. Born in York, she was the loving wife of Stanyarn (Junebug) Perry for 68 years and the daughter of the late Robert (Jack) Bolin and Estelle Wright Bolin. She was a graduate of Gaffney High […]

Edith Guyton

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Gaffney, S.C. — Edith Elizabeth Erwin Guyton, 93, of 1579 Gowdeysville Road, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 18, 2019 at her residence. Born in Gaffney, she was the wife of the late Dawsey Guyton and the daughter of the late Samuel Erwin and Janie Spencer Erwin. She was retired for Oxford, enjoyed cooking, gardening and […]

SPORTS CALENDAR

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Today High School Basketball Blacksburg vs. McCormick at York Showcase Noon. Tuesday High School Basketball Riverside at Gaffney. Girls Varsity 6 p.m. Boys Varsity 7:30 p.m. Christ Church at Blacksburg. Girls Varsity 6 p.m. Boys Varsity. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday College Basketball Mount Olive at Limestone. Women. 5:30 p.m. Men. 7:30 p.m High School Wrestling Mauldin/Hillcrest at Gaffney. 6 p.m. Thursday […]