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Former Gaffney Ledger Publisher Louis Sossamon dies  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Family and friends of Louis Cody Sossamon Sr., who served as publisher of The Gaffney Ledger for 30 years, remember how he meticulously ran the daily ...

ENGAGEMENT  Gaffney Ledger

The late Mr. Kelvin T. Robbs of Gaffney and Ms. Nina L. Wilkins of Spartanburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Grenisha Nicole Beatty to Anthony ...

Gaffney High School registration process 2018- 2019  Gaffney Ledger

Student schedules and parking permits may be picked up according to the schedule listed below. Please note that all students must pay a $20 instructional fee ...

Minister accused of impregnating minor twice in SC  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office officials said a local minister was arrested on charges after he admitted to having sex and impregnating a teenage girl.

Gaffney High to celebrate homecoming Friday  Gaffney Ledger

Gaffney High School will host the 2018 Homecoming Assembly on Friday, September 28. Alumni from 1948, 1958, 1968, 1978, 1988, 1993, 1998 and 2008 will ...

VIDEO: S.C. receiver makes acrobatic game-winning TD grab  USA TODAY High School Sports

Gaffney (S.C.) wide receiver Reggie Harris made a sensational TD catch to win a game Friday night.

Gaffney HS substitute teacher accused of sexual battery with student

A substitute teacher at Gaffney High School has been arrested after allegations of an improper relationship with a student, according to Cherokee Co.

2 charged with murder in Gaffney drive-by shooting

CHEROKEE Co., S.C. (WSPA) -- Deputies said a Gaffney man was killed in his home in a drive-by shooting after calling 911 to report an armed robbery.

Cherokee County SC school superintendent charged with DUI  The State

Quincie Moore, superintendent of Cherokee County, SC, schools, was charged with DUI on Nov. 18, 2018, according to Greenville County court records.

Gaffney band celebrates wild animals in Untamable show  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Gaffney High School marching band will perform a selection of songs this season in a show called "Untamable." The show will feature five cages, which are ...

Outcry over mold in Cherokee Co. Schools prompts testing

CHEROKEE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) - A Spartanburg microbiologist has taken his concerns over mold in the Cherokee County School District public and he has ...

Cherokee County superintendent placed on leave after DUI arrest  Gaffney Ledger

By TIM GULLA & Scott Powell. Ledger Staff Writers. Cherokee County School District Superintendent Dr. Quincie Moore was placed on paid administrative leave ...

Gaffney High season football tickets go on sale Aug. 6  Gaffney Ledger

Gaffney High School reserved season football tickets will go on sale Monday, Aug. 6, through Friday, Aug. 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. to those persons who ...

Gaffney hands Dorman its first loss with late touchdown  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GAFFNEY — Reggie Harris wasn't going to let this touchdown get away.Harris, who was caught from behind on a would-be touchdown reception earlier in the ...

Bands of America Competition at Gaffney High  Gaffney Ledger

Photos from the Bands of America competition held at Gaffney High School October 13. (Photos by Juan Blas). A member of the Clover High School Guard ...

New documents reveal Cherokee Co. Schools' response to mold concerns

There are new developments over mold concerns some parents have complained about inside Cherokee County schools.

Gaffney Golfer Zack Gordon Wins NHSCA National High School Golf Athlete of the Year

Clemson signee Zack Gordon has been named the 2017-2018 NHSCA National High School Senior Boys' Golf Athlete of the Year.

The Reservation- a top sports venue  Gaffney Ledger

This won't come as a surprise to any Gaffney High football fans – The Reservation, home of their beloved Indians, is among the state's Top 25 sports venues, ...

Gaffney runs over Spartanburg, 42-22  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GAFFNEY — Spartanburg came to The Reservation on Thursday with hopes for an upset. Those hopes were quickly wiped away by the Indians 1-2 backfield ...

Second suspect charged with murder in shooting death of NFL star's brother near Gaffney  FOX Carolina

GAFFNEY, SC (FOX Carolina) - Sheriff Steve Mueller two men have been charged with murder after a deadly shooting in Cherokee County Tuesday.

UCHS 1-2 after loss to Gaffney  Union Daily Times

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Yellow Jackets fell to Gaffney on Friday Night 34-7 in the Highway 18 Rivalry. The Jackets are now 1-2 on the season.

GHS student laid to rest  Gaffney Ledger

Tears flowed freely Friday afternoon as friends and relatives gathered together to say goodbye to a Gaffney High School student whose life ended far too soon.

Boil water advisory for Gaffney; Cherokee Co. schools canceled

GAFFNEY, SC (WSPA) - A boil water advisory has been issued for Gaffney Board of Public Works customers after a major line break.

Upstate marching bands to take the field at Bands of America Regional contest  FOX Carolina

GAFFNEY, SC (FOX Carolina) - Three Upstate high school marching bands will need to mark time and keep in step Saturday at a regional marching competition ...

Teen girl identified in weekend Blue Ridge Parkway death  Asheville Citizen-Times

A girl who was killed in a car wreck on the Blue Ridge Parkway on Saturday was identified by family and friends. She is from Gaffney, South Carolina.

Gaffney educator named SC Teacher of the Year  The State

Erin Fox of Gaffney is South Carolina's 2018 Teacher of the Year. State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman announced the winner at a gala in ...

Phillip McHam to lead Gaffney basketball program  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Phillip McHam had a different title when he met with his Gaffney High School basketball players on Tuesday. That didn't change a thing about the work he's ...

York County SC high school marching bands head to regionals  The Herald

Several York County, South Carolina, high school marching bands will compete in the regional Bands of America competition in Gaffney, SC. Other bands gear ...

Photos and highlights: First round of high school football playoffs in Upstate SC  Greenville News

This week marked the first week of high school football playoffs in South Carolina. See photos and highlights below from teams across Upstate South Carolina.

Cherokee County School District releases full mold investigation report  Spartanburg Herald Journal

After weeks of uproar online, the Cherokee County School District released the full details of its ongoing air quality and mold investigation Tuesday.

Parents voice concerns about mold in schools at community meeting  WYFF Greenville

Last month, concerns about mold in Cherokee County schools started surfacing. The district ordered testing and mold was found in one room at an Elementary ...

Kathy White is the bride of Don Craig  Gaffney Ledger

Kathy White of Gaffney and Don Craig of Rutherfordton, North Carolina were united in marriage September 1, 2018 in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Mary Black Physicians Group welcomes Nurse Practitioner back to Gaffney  Gaffney Ledger

GAFFNEY, SC – Mary Black Physicians Group (MBPG) Convenient Care -Gaffney welcomes Brittany Bailey, NP back to Gaffney. Brittany is a graduate from ...

Principal: Larger law enforcement presence at Gaffney High after threat written on bathroom wall  FOX Carolina

The principal of Gaffney High School said additional law enforcement were placed at the school Wednesday due to a threat.

Those we lost in 2018  Gaffney Ledger

Business owners, pharmacists, leaders, community servants and doctors – Cherokee County has experienced much loss in 2018. Below are a few who made an ...

Cherokee Co. School District identifies Upstate teen killed in WNC crash  FOX Carolina

Blue Ridge Parkway rangers said an Upstate teen is dead after a car flipped Saturday night.

Upstate educator named 2019 SC Teacher of the Year

The South Carolina Department of Education announced an Upstate educator has been named Teacher of the Year.

Upstate mother, father and daughter to graduate high school on the same day  FOX Carolina

The Davis' home is a place filled with love and prayer. "The 24th is going to be a special day for me and my family," Rechalle Davis said.

Teen admits to DUI in crash killing 2 high schoolers in Gaffney  FOX Carolina

The Solicitor's Office confirmed Wednesday a teen has pleaded guilty for his involvement in a DUI crash killing two Gaffney high school students.

The top 25 sports venues in South Carolina from Kiawah to USC to Clemson  Charleston Post Courier

The panelists got mad when we asked them to come up with a list of South Carolina's top 10 sports venues. “Too hard.” “Can I give you 30? Or more?”.

Nine Gaffney athletes make college decisions  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Seven football players, a baseball player and a cross-country runner signed college scholarship offers on Wednesday at Gaffney High School.While some will ...

Henderson County News: Charges pending in Parkway fatality  Hendersonville Lightning

By Bill Moss, Published: September 4, 2018. Related Stories. Grand jury indicts co-worker for murder, rape in Pisgah Inn case · Spruce Pine man dies in ...

Here's how Spartanburg County's high schools rank on new state report cards  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Under revamped school and district level report card ratings, most Spartanburg County High Schools performed on par with overall state rating metrics. The data ...

Gaffney High School: Bands program to feature music from Star Trek  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Gaffney High School band's program this year will feature music from the "Star Trek" movie and television series. Billy Asis, Gaffney's band director, said 111 ...

Law enforcement increased after threat posted at Gaffney HS

There will be an increased law enforcement presence at Gaffney High School Wednesday after a threatening message was posted in a bathroom.

Hunter Bullock grows into his role  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Ninth-grade quarterback Hunter Bullock missed his sophomore season at Gaffney High School and when he came back so much bigger and stronger, he was ...

Byrnes marching band transports audiences to magical garden  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Rebel Regiment is back for another season and the band promises that this year's performance will be even better than the last. Bryan Bone, is heading into ...

Blacksburg HS to get new stadium; Gaffney to get weight room

Big changes are coming to two Cherokee County schools, and it's good news for student-athletes!

Hall of Fame inductees announced  Union Daily Times

UNION COUNTY — In high school they were three- and four-sport athletes/lettermen and the athletic prowess they displayed and the successes they achieved ...

Cherokee trustees decide not to merge middle schools  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Cherokee County School District trustees have decided against consolidating Gaffney and Ewing middle schools into a single school.Trustees asked last month ...

These two Grand Strand high school athletes signed to play baseball and golf at CCU  Myrtle Beach Online

A pair of Grand Strand high school athletes signed national letters of intent on Wednesday to continue their playing careers at Coastal Carolina beginning next ...

Armed officer, mental health counselor proposed for every S.C. school, but who will pay for it?  Charleston Post Courier

COLUMBIA — Every K-12 public school in South Carolina should be patrolled by an armed law enforcement officer immediately — no matter what the cost, Gov.

Cherokee County superintendent gets one-year contract extension  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Trustees voted Monday night to extend Cherokee County Superintendent Quincie Moore's contract one year.The decision to extend Moore's contract was made ...

Limestone fires head coach Tony Ierulli  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Tony Ierulli, who said he hoped Limestone had found its head football coach for the next decade, didn't last one season. Ierulli was fired Monday, leaving the ...

President Claire Underwood takes charge in 'House of Cards'  Gaffney Ledger

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The spirit of Francis Underwood and misdeeds past haunt the sixth season of "House of Cards" and its new U.S. president, the widowed ...

Upstate athletes make college commitments on National Signing Day  FOX Carolina

Wednesday is National Signing Day across the United States. Many Upstate schools will host signing day ceremonies as their student athletes sign letters of ...

Gaffney High prays for students killed, injured in York crash  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Gaffney High School community is remembering two students killed in a single-car crash in York County on Friday afternoon.

Blacksburg High stadium, other projects approved  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Cherokee County school trustees this week authorized funding for several construction projects throughout the district. Trustees approved $3.75 million for a ...

FIRST PIEDMONT  Gaffney Ledger

FIRST PIEDMONT DONATES – Melissa Greene, Director of Peach Center Ministries, accepts a donation of $11,900 from Jenny Phillips, Vice President of First ...

Miss Spartanburg Davia Bunch crowned Miss South Carolina 2018  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Miss Spartanburg Davia Bunch was crowned Miss South Carolina 2018 at the Township Auditorium in Columbia Saturday night. Bunch, 21, graduated from ...

Former Gaffney coach Strickland still going strong  Spartanburg Herald Journal

When he left Gaffney High School as football head coach six years ago, still in his early 50s, Phil Strickland said he was already thinking about retirement ...

Friday Night Hits first round of playoffs highlights and scores  WYFF Greenville

Teams from around the Upstate and Western North Carolina took to the field Friday night for the first round of high school football playoffs.

High School teams play week 10 games Thursday due to weather  WYFF Greenville

Due to weather conditions around the Upstate on Friday, teams will play their week 10 football game on Thursday.

Groundbreaking for new Freightliner logistics center will be held Thursday in Gaffney  Upstate Business Journal

Daimler Trucks North America will break ground on a new 200,000-square-foot logistics center in Cherokee County for Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. during ...

‘Harsh environment’: How a shortage of referees is hurting Rock Hill’s youth sports  The Herald

The need for more referees has affected sports programs throughout South Carolina, and Rock Hill is no exception.

Teen high on meth, pot pleads guilty in crash that killed 2 friends  WSOC Charlotte

A teenager who killed two of his best friends and seriously injured another in a horrible crash, faced a judge in York County Tuesday.

Eight 2019 football recruits officially sign Letter of Intent  The Breeze

December 19 marked the first day of the early signing period for Division-I football recruits, and James Madison had eight high-school talents sign their Letters of ...

The early days of a Hall of Famer: Strickland got off to a strong start at Ridge Spring-Monetta  Aiken Standard

Phil Strickland may be most known for his exploits at Gaffney High School, but long before he was wining championships anywhere else around the state he ...

BMW Manufacturing hands car keys over to S.C. Teacher of the Year  Greenville News

Erin Fox, an English teacher and coach at Gaffney High School, took home on Wednesday night more than just the recognition and title of South Carolina's ...

York, Lancaster, Chester high school marching bands advance to state finals  The Herald

Multiple York, Chester and Lancaster County marching bands did well in a recent state competition and are headed to the finals.

3 food places win Gaffney Main St. Challenge  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A frozen custard shop, a coffee and sandwich shop and a seafood restaurant were named winners of Gaffney's Main Street Challenge at a festive “reveal party” ...

Cherokee County school board names native as new superintendent  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Cherokee County school board's long search for a permanent superintendent came to a close late Wednesday night when members unanimously voted to ...

Charleston Robotics Team Lands Top Award in Local High School Championship

The FIRST Tech Challenge robotics season started over the weekend and a Charleston, South Carolina team is proud to say they took the win for top award.

SCC holds counselor outreach  Union Daily Times

Photo courtesy of SCC Spartanburg Community College recently inaugurated its Guidance Counselor Outreach to provide area high school guidance ...

Kelly Jean Hawkins Photos: Full Story & Must-See Details  COED

Kelly Jean Hawkins, a 38-year-old substitute teacher at Gaffney High School in South Carolina, has been arrested after allegations of an improper relationship ...

Friday Night Hits Playoffs Week 1: High School football highlights and scores  WYFF Greenville

Teams from around the Upstate and Western North Carolina will take to the field Friday night for playoffs of the high school football postseason.

Former MU assistant building program at Limestone College  Huntington Herald Dispatch

GAFFNEY, S.C. - Mike Furrey is well-versed in the tradition of football in Gaffney, S.C.When he was the wide receivers coach at Marshall University his recruiting ...

Gaffney High golfer Zack Gordon commits to Clemson  Greenville News

Zack Gordon, a junior at Gaffney High School, has committed to play golf at Clemson University. Gordon recently played at the Junior PGA Championship in ...

CLASS OF 2017: Graduate list and photos  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Click the links to see a full list of 2017 graduates from their respective schools.

Limestone College to Cut Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving  SwimSwam

Limestone College in Gaffney, South Carolina informed their swimming & diving teams on Wednesday afternoon that the school would be discontinuing the.

School districts preparing for schools of the future  Spartanburg Herald Journal

As the 2017-2018 school year began, construction on several new schools was ongoing in portions of Spartanburg County, as well as neighboring Cherokee ...

'House of Cards' puts spotlight on Gaffney  Spartanburg Herald Journal

When the 65th Emmy Awards are broadcast tonight on CBS, a television drama with ties to Gaffney could be among the biggest winners.

Trial begins in murder of Gaffney woman - News  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GAFFNEY — Allene Jean Ellis, 44, of 233 Camellia Circle died on her front porch after her boyfriend ambushed and murdered her the night of March 14, 2012, ...

BMW gives $300K to Cherokee County schools' STEM program  The State

Cherokee County school officials hope a significant gift from BMW Manufacturing Co. will help train students for the workforce of tomorrow.

3 Mecklenburg County stars to play in Shrine Bowl Saturday  The Charlotte Observer

Three Mecklenburg County stars will play in the annual all-star game Saturday.

Gaffney football, hoops to air on 104.3 FM  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Radio station 104.3 WZZQ-FM will broadcast Gaffney High School football and basketball games this fall.

Passing the torch: Magee catches Dahlman for Wofford scoring record  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Wofford freshman basketball player Fletcher Magee was in the Benjamin Johnson Arena one night all by himself, before his first college season even began, ...

From QB to coach, Malcolm Long still guiding Bulldogs  The Times and Democrat

Malcolm Long wants South Carolina State fans to view his football legacy in a positive way.

Vietnam veteran receives Order of the Palmetto  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Vietnam veteran and former prisoner of war was recently awarded the Order of the Palmetto, the state's highest civilian honor, by Gov. Henry McMaster.

2017 Shrine Bowl Rosters Includes 16 From Area

Rosters for the 2017 Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas were released Sunday afternoon and include 15 athletes from the Upstate.

Fletcher Magee sets Wofford Division I scoring mark  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Wofford's career scoring record for the Division era looked to be safe for at least one more game not because Fletcher Magee was ineffective but because the ...

Cowpens teen who drowned Sunday remembered by family and friends  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Josh Pruitt vividly recalls trying to rescue his best friend – an outgoing, fun-loving, 18-year-old -- moments before he drowned in the Broad River Sunday evening ...

Union High School Sting Machine marching band going Ninja  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Union High School's Sting Machine Marching Band is going “Ninja” for its upcoming season.

Limestone College Cutting Swim & Dive Programs  Swimming World Magazine

Limestone College will be cutting both their men's and women's swimming and diving programs, according to an announcement posted on their athletics page ...

A roost fit for Cocky - @UofSC  @UofSC

During the years he roamed the sidelines as Cocky, Garrett Humphries was never able to take part in a beloved Carolina tradition, tailgating at Williams-Brice.

Clark to coach North Henderson football  Asheville Citizen-Times

HENDERSONVILLE- North Henderson's new football coach is a self-described "North Carolina guy." And that's a testament to the Tar Heel state. Because ...

National Signing Day 2014: Shaq Davidson signs with South Carolina  Garnet And Black Attack

Though Auburn made a strong last minute push, four-star wide receiver Shaq Davidson stuck with his long-time commitment to South Carolina, signing his ...

Rock Hill, Fort Mill schools earn spots in state marching band events  The Herald

Nation Ford, York, Northwestern, South Pointe, Indian Land and Lewisville high schools all earned berths in their respective state band championships with ...

Jackets take on Cougars Thursday  Union Daily Times

UNION COUNTY — The first home game of the 2017 football season for the Union County High School Yellow Jackets will be played Thursday at 7 p.m..

GPD: College chaplain beat son, made him clean up blood  WYFF Greenville

A 52-year-old Upstate college chaplain who is also a pastor is facing charges after he slapped and beat his 13-year-old son, and then made the boy clean up his ...

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