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Photos: PHOTOS: Gaffney vs. Mallard Creek football  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Gaffney played Mallard Creek in high school football at Gaffney High School on Sept. 13, 2019. Gaffney's Kevin Kirby (6) pushes forward for yards with the ball.



Photos: PHOTOS: Gaffney High School Band  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Gaffney High School band at practice at the school on Aug. 22, 2019. [ALEX HICKS JR/Spartanburg Herald-Journal]. Buy Photo. [2/29]. The Gaffney High ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Groundbreaking for Veterans Center in Gaffney  Spartanburg Herald Journal

[1/25] TIM KIMZEY/tim.kimzey@shj.com. A groundbreaking ceremony was held for the South Carolina Veterans Nursing Home, in Gaffney, Wednesday, August ...



Family remembers Gaffney soldier killed in action 10 years ago  WSPA 7News

While we're all remembering the people who lost their lives on 9/11, one family in Gaffney is remembering a loved one who was killed in action after 9/11 ...



Gaffney High School names new principal  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Cherokee County Schools named district administrator Erik Gerstenacker as the new principal of Gaffney High School Monday night.He replaces Raashad ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Your Back to School snapshots  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Upstate students headed back to school for the 2019-2020 school year Monday. Readers are sharing their photos with the Herald-Journal, and we want to ...



Limestone's Jerko'ya Patton Named SAC Offensive Player of the Week  Gaffney Ledger

Jerko'ya Patton ranks third in the SAC with 88.5 rushing yards per game and is tied for the league lead with his two rushing scores.



West Georgia at Limestone preview capsule  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Limestone will face a second straight Top 25 team Saturday night when the Saints meet West Georgia in their home opener.West Georiga at LimestoneWhen: 7 ...



Limestone opens at No. 24 West Alabama  Spartanburg Herald Journal

There will be no easing into this football season.Limestone opens at 7 p.m. (Eastern) Saturday in Livingston, Ala., against West Alabama, the No. 24-ranked ...



Gaffney looking to build on momentum  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GAFFNEY — The whispers about this year's Gaffney football team aren't just coming from Cherokee County. You can hear them from around the state.



Home-school student kicks her way into Gaffney High School history book  FOX Carolina

GAFFNEY (FOX Carolina)- Anna Grace Coopoer is working on her footwork. Soon, she'll be kicking around a soccer field at Spartanburg Methodist College ...



Limestone falls to No. 24 West Alabama  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Facing a long field made it a long game for Limestone football Saturday night as the Saints lost their season opener, 35-18, to No. 24 West Alabama at Tiger ...



Cherokee County to close Granard Middle School, consolidate students into two other schools  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Facing mounting costs to keep aging Granard Middle School open, the Cherokee County School District board of trustees has voted to close the school and ...



RESTORED & PROUDLY IN PLACE  Gaffney Ledger

For nearly 50 years, a totem pole made by the Cherokee Indians has stood on the Gaffney High grounds as a symbol of school pride and tradition. Gaffney High ...



Football season tickets on sale at GHS  Gaffney Ledger

Gaffney High School Football 2019 season tickets are on sale to the general public. Tickets may be purchased this week from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.



Home-school student files appeal to be recognized as Hall of Famer  FOX Carolina

GAFFNEY (FOX Carolina)- Anna Grace Cooper found her footing at 4 years old and through the years she began to excel at soccer.



GHS cheerleaders hosting kiddie cheer camp June 17-19  Gaffney Ledger

The Gaffney High School Kiddie Cheer Camp will be held Monday, June 17 through Wednesday, June 19 from 9 until 11 a.m. each day. Children ages 4-12 are ...



FOX Carolina follows up: Gaffney homeschool student to be inducted into high school hall of fame  FOX Carolina

Jennifer Phillips followed up with Anna Grace Cooper - a homeschooled soccer star. Initially, a decision was made to not allow her to be inducted into the ...



GHS senior to be crowned Miss Cherokeean Saturday night  Gaffney Ledger

Twenty-four contestants will be 'dressed for success' as they compete for titles in Gaffney High School's Miss Cherokeean pageant Saturday night. The pageant ...



2019 First Day of School  Gaffney Ledger

Hunter Wilkins - 4th grade Blacksburg Elementary; Ashlyn Wilkins - Kindergarten Blacksburg Primary. Ayden Parker- 4th Grade Blacksburg Elementary (Parents ...



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 ...



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 ...



Katie Briscoe named new principal at Silver Bluff High School  The Augusta Chronicle

A new principal has been named for Silver Bluff High School.Dr. Katie Briscoe was recently appointed the school's new principal by the Aiken County Board of ...



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.



Dr. Katie Briscoe named Silver Bluff High principal  Aiken Standard

Dr. Katie Briscoe has been named the new principal of Silver Bluff High School.



SC school superintendent charged with DUI after I-85 crash  The State

The superintendent of a South Carolina school district was charged with driving under the influence after crashing into another car on Interstate 85. Quincie Little ...



Teachers tell SC senators higher pay, social workers needed at schools  Charleston Post Courier

Educators told senators traveling across the state that improving public schools in South Carolina will require much better pay for teachers, smaller class sizes ...



MISS CHEROKEEAN PAGEANT  Gaffney Ledger

The Miss Cherokeean Pageant was held Saturday night at Gaffney High School. Pictured left to right are the winners: Naomi Bolden, Miss Junior; Dacy Thomas, ...



Gaffney HS substitute teacher accused of sexual battery with student  WSPA.com

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



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 ...



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 ...



Limestone football releases 2019 schedule  Gaffney Ledger

With the spring game set for later this week, the Limestone College football team has released its 2019 schedule – an 11-game slate that will feature eight South ...



Changes proposed for SC education bill after 5 hours of testimony  WFXG

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - After listening to five hours of teacher testimony last week, lawmakers have made proposed changes to an 84-page education reform bill.



2 charged with murder in Gaffney drive-by shooting  WSPA.com

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.



More charges for minister who got teen pregnant twice and she had abortions, SC cops say  Raleigh News & Observer

A minister was arrested at his South Carolina church Wednesday for sexually abusing a minor that he got pregnant twice, according to the Spartanburg County ...



Bridges blast sparks Gaffney comeback at Greer  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GREER – Garrison Bridges might need a little practice with his home run trot.To be fair, he's new at this.Bridges blasted his first homer – at any level – to spark a ...



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 ...



ENGAGEMENT  Gaffney Ledger

Mr. and Mrs. Timothy and Stephanie Tate and Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Littlejohn, all of Gaffney, announce the engagement of their daughter, Aquinnda Dorchae ...



TIGERS AND INDIANS  Gaffney Ledger

Two Clemson Tiger cheerleaders stopped by the Gaffney High School cheerleading kiddie camp this week. In addition to learning Gaffney High cheers, campers ...



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 ...



Gaffney baseball to honor baby lost during pregnancy, help family raise awareness of ICP  WSPA.com

GAFFNEY, SC – A Union mother is raising awareness of a rare condition that took the life of her son, before she got the chance to welcome him into the world.



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 ...



Spartanburg County students share secrets of perfect attendance  Spartanburg Herald Journal

One of South Carolina's most exclusive education clubs — lifetime perfect attendance — is one technically anyone can join.Students just have to show up, ...



Small Fry Foundation awards scholarship  Gaffney Ledger

The Small Fry Foundation gathered August 6 to award their 32nd yearly scholarship to a Gaffney High School graduate. Receiving the $5,000 award this year ...



Hambright pitches shutout, Gaffney up 2-0 in series  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GREENVILLE – Devin Hambright matched his high school and future college teammate with a pitching performance that has Gaffney on the verge of advancing ...



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

Clemson, SC (Clemson SID) — Clemson signee Zack Gordon has been named the 2017-2018 NHSCA National High School Senior Boys' Golf Athlete of the ...



Outcry over mold in Cherokee Co. Schools prompts testing  WSPA.com

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



New documents reveal Cherokee Co. Schools’ response to mold concerns  WSPA.com

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



'Save Granard' group marches on school board meeting  Gaffney Ledger

In terms of marches, it might not have been the biggest ever seen, but it meant a lot to the young participants. Holding signs that said things like “Warrior Pride ...



Bill aimed at improving SC public schools advances in House with key changes  Charleston Post Courier

COLUMBIA — A bill aimed at transforming South Carolina's public schools advanced Thursday in the House with some key changes teachers wanted.



Gaffney High School marching band hopes show will mend Fences  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Gaffney High School marching band director Billy Asis hasn't forgotten the bitterness he witnessed from all sides of the political spectrum during the 2016 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Cherokee trustees to consider costs of school projects  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Cherokee County school trustees plan to take a second look at proposals for additions at Gaffney High School and a new stadium at Blacksburg High School ...



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.



Brooks pitches Gaffney to Legion playoffs victory  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GAFFNEY – Gaffney pitcher Chandler Brooks was more focused and determined than ever.Inning after inning as Brooks kept shutting down Greenville's potent ...



DAVID FINK SCHOLARSHIP  Gaffney Ledger

Taylor Fink presents Anna Grace Cooper with the 8th annual David Fink Athletic Scholarship. It's a $4,000 scholarship. Anna Grace was a homeschool student ...



Law enforcement increased after threat posted at Gaffney HS  WSPA.com

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



Cherokee County Schools approves contract to find new superintendent  Spartanburg Herald Journal

With Cherokee County Schools hoping to hire its next superintendent before July, district trustees voted unanimously this week to allow the South Carolina ...



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.



S.C. Senate insists on keeping 4-10 percent pay raise for teachers in budget  Charleston Post Courier

Senators insisted Wednesday on giving new teachers a bigger pay bump, rejecting arguments to spread the money out so that all K-12 teachers get a 5 percent ...



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.



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 ...



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.



9-1-1 can now pinpoint calls made from mobile devices  Gaffney Ledger

Emergency response time can mean the difference between life and death. That's why Cherokee County E 9-1-1 has integrated RapidSOS technology into its ...



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.



Multiple Upstate students make commitments in South Carolina's 3rd annual STEM Signing Day  FOX Carolina

Just like signing day for athletes, the third annual South Carolina Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Signing Day celebrates high ...



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 ...



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 ...



80-foot mural in downtown Gaffney celebrates city's uniqueness  Gaffney Ledger

Cherokee County's newest mural will be painted in downtown Gaffney over the next two weeks. The mural will be more than 80 feet long and celebrates what ...



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 ...



Town Square: OTO Development earns three awards from Marriott International  Spartanburg Herald Journal

OTO Development, part of The Johnson Group, has received three top awards from Marriott International. The Spartanburg SC based hotelier was named ...



Police officers get graded on speed and precision during annual driving tests  Gaffney Ledger

Having a blue light on the top of your vehicle doesn't just come with great responsibility. It also comes with annual testing to make sure you're technically worthy.



Heres how Spartanburg Countys 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 ...



Upstate high school student killed when she is pinned under car during crash, school district says  WYFF Greenville

An Upstate high school student was killed Saturday when she g0t pinned under a car during a crash on the Blue Ridge Parkway, according to law enforcement ...



Gaffney educator named Teacher of the Year finalist  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Gaffney High School English teacher has been named one of five finalists for the S.C. Teacher of the Year Award. Erin Fox, who also coaches cross country, ...



Area high school football, volleyball teams turn out for media day  Spartanburg Herald Journal

While it will soon be time for area high school teams to hit the field and court, on Monday it was time to meet the press.The second-annual Spartanburg County ...



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.



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 ...



SMC baseball has the Wright stuff  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Gaffney alum and Region 10 player of the year hit .408 this season for the Pioneers.



Friday Night Hits Week 8: High School football highlights and scores  WYFF Greenville

Teams from around the Upstate and Western North Carolina took to the field Friday night for week eight of the high school football season.



Carolinas lead NFL "High School Crucial Catch" efforts  Panthers.com

This past fall, high schools across the Carolinas teamed up with the Carolina Panthers and American Cancer Society for the fifth annual “High School Crucial ...



Coker University looks into feasibility of adding football program  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Dr. Lynn Griffin, Coker University's Vice President of Athletics and Athletic Facilities, has overseen the additions of 10 new sports since ...



The Gamecocks' top 10 receivers: Sterling Sharpe or Alshon Jeffery?  Charleston Post Courier

The South Carolina Gamecocks' top 10 wide receivers, starting with a Sterling Sharpe vs. Alshon Jeffery debate and ending with tough cuts.



Nate Lamb gives a boost to SMC rotation  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Spartanburg Methodist College baseball received an unexpected gift during the Christmas holiday. Nate Lamb, an all-state pitcher last year for Chesnee High ...



Limestone's Mike Cerino named national Athletic Director of Year  Gaffney Ledger

Mike Cerino will be presented the award on June 11 at the NACDA Convention at the World Center Marriott Resort in Orlando. He is one of four NCAA Division II ...



13 Spartanburg, Cherokee graduates have never missed a day of class  Spartanburg Herald Journal

More than a dozen Upstate students are graduating this month as members of an exclusive club, an honor they've earned over the past 13 years.A total of 13 ...



Friday Night Hits Week 10: High School football highlights and scores  WYFF Greenville

Teams from around the Upstate and Western North Carolina took to the field Friday night for week ten of the high school football season.



Blacksburg High stadium, other projects approved - News  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Prevatte's legacy secured with $4.1 million gift from Richardson Foundation  GreerToday

The legacy of legendary Gaffney High School coach and educator Robert E. “Bob” Prevatte will have a permanent home at Limestone College, thanks to a ...



At 13, his family was in a Spartanburg homeless shelter. Now, hes a Navy information warrior  Spartanburg Herald Journal

U.S. Navy Ensign Marquay Byrd might look and sound like the definition of instant success. But nothing at all has come easy for the young officer. At just 24 ...



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.



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 ...



Charleston Robotics Team Lands Top Award in Local High School Championship  WLTX.com

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.



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 ...



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