Connell throws sixth no-hitter, Wildcats start playoffs at home

Kirby Connell threw his sixth no- hitter in a 10- 0 win over Brashier on Wednesday as Blacksburg continued its winning ways going into playof fs. Connell struck out 10 in the University of Tennessee signee’s final regular season game with the Wildcats. Brashier had one batter reach base on a dropped third strike before being picked off by Connell. […]

Easter Services

7 Words of Jesus Christ on the Cross  White Plains Baptist Church’s pastor aid and missionary ministries will present “The 7 Words of Jesus Christ on the Cross” April 19 at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend. 7 Women, 7 Words from the Cross  7 Women/7 Words From The Cross will be held on Good Friday, April 19 at […]

Onnie Flynn

Gaffney, S.C. — Onnie Price Flynn, 92, formerly of Union Highway, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Peachtree Centre. Born in Newport, TN, she was the widow of the late William Howard Flynn and daughter of the late Grant Lee Price and Martha Parker Price. She retired from textiles and was an award […]

Jerry Jolley

Gaffney, S.C. — Jerry Joseph Jolley, 74, of 100 White Oak Drive, Apt 48, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Cherokee Medical Center. Born in Gaffney, he was the son of the late James Columbus (Bob) Jolley and Cleo Collins Jolley. He was a graduate of Gaffney High School, a retired City of […]

David Thomas

Deacon David Ray “Bunny” Thomas, age 69, of 771 Jerusalem Road Pacolet, SC, peacefully transitioned Friday, April 12, 2019 at Spartanburg Hospital for Restorative Care. He was the son of the Jack Brown and Annie Mae Thomas. He was the husband of Annie Harrison Thomas. Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Green Bethel Baptist. […]

Ashlie Jones

Gaffney, S.C. — Ashlie Crocker Jones, 26, of 3371 Old Georgia Highway, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Born in Gaffney, she was the wife of Daniel Jones and daughter of Alan Crocker of Gaffney and the late Lana Martin Crocker and stepdaughter of Dee Benton. She was a member of Open Door […]


Halfway through the season, Cherokee Recreation District’s Midway Complex is packed for Gaffney Youth Baseball and Blacksburg Youth Baseball. Monday afternoon was no different.


Gaffney High senior Maddie Blanton signed Wednesday with Presbyterian College acrobatics and tumbling program. Maddie is pictured with Brenda Campbell, mother Amy Blanton, father Jacob Blanton and Diane Blanton.

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