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Limestone College Adds Division II Intercollegiate Football  

11/26/2012
Limestone College, Gaffney, SC- Beginning in the fall of 2014, Limestone College hopes to participate in their first Collegiate Football Game. On Wednesday, October 31st, Mike Cerino Athletic Director at Limestone College officially announced the... read more
 

Duke Energy names Gillespy New South Carolina President 

06/25/2012
Jun 22, 2012 Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) has named Clark Gillespy president of the company's South Carolina service region. Gillespy replaces Catherine Heigel, who recently accepted a position outside the... read more
 

40 years after last public performance, Sounds of Time will hit the stage 

06/08/2012
Come back, baby, rock ‘n’ roll never forgets
By SCOTT POWELL
Ledger Staff Writer


The Sounds of Time are shown as Gaffney teenagers on the cover picture for their CD “When We Were Young and Bulletproof.” Pictured (left to right) are Randy Westbrooks, Danny Greene, Ed Elliott, John Wall, Johnny Cook, Ritchie Robbs and Jackie Potter. Another member of the group, Joey Jennings, is not in this photo.  

The Sounds of Time are shown as Gaffney teenagers on the cover picture for their CD “When We Were Young and Bulletproof.” Pictured (left to right) are Randy Westbrooks, Danny Greene, Ed Elliott, John Wall, Johnny Cook, Ritchie Robbs and Jackie Potter. Another member of the group, Joey Jennings, is not in this photo. For one night only, Gaffney High classmates will bring back one of the most popular bands to ever play in Cherokee County.

The Sounds of Time reunites Saturday at 7 p.m. for a benefit concert with the Rock Doctors in the Cherokee National Golf Course reception hall. The fundraising event is organized by the Cherokee Civic Center to support Meals on Wheels and the Cherokee Children’s Home.

Admission is $20 per person for Saturday’s benefit concert. Tickets are on sale at Excel Finance, Don L. Wilkins Realty and Gaffney Pawn.

For more information, pick up today's Gaffney Ledger (June 8, 2012) or visit www.gaffneyledger.com

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City of Gaffney Launches New Website 

05/14/2012
Get Into Gaffney dot com just got a new look!!  The new website is full of information about Gaffney and all the many reasons to "get into Gaffney."  Please take a few minutes to get familiar with the new site.  We realize there are still pages to... read more
 

Historic Howser House will be open Saturday at Kings Mountain park 

05/11/2012
  The Howser House, built in 1803 by Revolutionary War veteran and stonemason Henry Howser, will be open to visitors on Saturday, May 12, at Kings Mountain National Military Park. Kings Mountain National Military Park will open the Howser House... read more
 

New CEO takes over at BREC 

01/31/2012
A new day has begun at Broad River Electric Cooperative (BREC), though it’s a familiar face that will lead the energy distributor into its next chapter. A mere teen when he took a job as a groundman in 1971, patience and perseverance by Gaffney... read more
 

County administration building ‘on schedule’ 

01/31/2012
Despite some recent rain, construction is moving along on the county’s new $9.45 million county administration complex. Cherokee County Assistant Administrator Holland Belue said crews have finished pouring the concrete on the second floor and are... read more