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Gamecocks Add Another Defensive Back To Their Roster  WLTX.com

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A former Shrine Bowler and Blacksburg High School product has decided to come one and play for South Carolina. Defensive back Elijah ...



Legion: Gaffney gets past Spartanburg, 7-5  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GAFFNEY – Statistically, it's not possible for the same player to get a win and save in a baseball game.But that's basically what Jackson Gore did on Thursday ...



Longtime Greenville Shriners patient says goodbye to children's hospital  Greenville News

Logan Hopper has been a patient at the Greenville Shriners Hospital most of her life. But at 21, she's aging out of the children's hospital, which held a special ...



Blacksburg police searching for additional suspects, considered armed and dangerous, after high school student was pistol-whipped and shot  FOX Carolina

BLACKSBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) - A man is in custody after police say he pistol-whipped and shot a Blacksburg High School student in his own driveway late ...



SCC Foundation endows memorial scholarship for Blacksburg High grads  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Spartanburg Community College Foundation recently endowed a scholarship for Blacksburg High School seniors in memory of longtime teacher, coach and ...



Blacksburg to hold homecoming festivities Thursday, Friday  Gaffney Ledger

Blacksburg High School will celebrate homecoming Thursday, Sept. 13 and Friday, Sept. 14. On Thursday, there will be a homecoming pep rally and ...



Blacksburg marching band to tell Alices Adventures in Wonderland  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Blacksburg High School's band will tell the story of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" during performances this season. This year's theme is "We Are All Mad ...



Blacksburg High, I2 get new leaders  Gaffney Ledger

Blacksburg High School and Institute of Innovation will have new school bosses next year. Carol Gallman was named Blacksburg High principal to replace Craig ...



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 ...



Blacksburg HS to get new stadium; Gaffney to get weight room  WSPA.com

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



Baseball: Blacksburg wins District I championship  Spartanburg Herald Journal

BLACKSBURG — Blacksburg's bats gave starter Kirby Connell more than enough support as the Wildcats routed Ninety-Six, 10-0, to win the 2A District I ...



Blacksburg woman charged as Cherokee County bust nets 1.5 pounds of meth, other drugs  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Deputies seized more than one and a half pounds of meth, 25 pills, marijuana and other contraband during a bust Monday in Blacksburg, according to a ...



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 ...



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 and he has ...



Blacksburgs J.J. Martin to play at football Limestone  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Blacksburg's J.J. Martin won't have to go far to play football in college.Martin signed a scholarship offer with Limestone on Wednesday, and said he is looking ...



Man airlifted after Tuesday night shooting in Blacksburg  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A man was airlifted Tuesday night after deputies said he was shot multiple times at a home north of Blacksburg.According to the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office ...



Travis Miller to lead Wade Hampton football  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Longtime Blacksburg and Boiling Springs assistant football coach Travis Miller has been named head coach at Wade Hampton High School. Wade Hampton ...



OLINGER, Freddie Black  Roanoke Times

October 4, 1937 May 2, 2019 Freddie Black Olinger, 81, of Blacksburg, Va. passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019. He was born on October 4, 1937 to the late.



Blacksburg teacher arrested, accused of student relationship  WCBD News 2

A Blacksburg High School teacher and coach has been arrested in connection with a 2013 incident involving a teenage girl.



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, on ...



FUTURE LEADERS  Gaffney Ledger

Leadership Cherokee held its graduation Thursday for the Class of 2018-2019 in the Stephenson Dining Hall at Limestone College. In attendance were the ...



Organized search in Blacksburg Saturday for missing NC woman  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A search is ongoing for a North Carolina woman who was last seen in Blacksburg in mid-June, Blacksburg Police Chief Jamie Ham said. A vigil was held for ...



Talks of Kings Mountain casino heat up  Spartanburg Herald Journal

For the past five years, people in and around Cleveland County have waited for news about a possible casino in Kings Mountain.There appears to be movement ...



SC House speaker says education agencys proposed changes would weaken school reform  Spartanburg Herald Journal

COLUMBIA - Powerful S.C. House Speaker Jay Lucas plans to argue Monday that the state's Education Department's request to change its school rating system ...



Dorman High School theatre department to present Mary Poppins  Spartanburg Herald Journal

For as long as she can remember, Kit Lindsey has been a fan of the classic 1964 Disney film, “Mary Poppins.” It goes without saying, then, that she's thrilled to ...



This Week’s Wedding Announcements  The New York Times

All of the weddings right here on one handy page for you.



Chapman girls pick up first win  Spartanburg Herald Journal

CHESNEE — Chapman's girls have had a rough start to open the basketball season. The Panthers' second round game in the Lowe's Roundball Classic ...



No charges filed in accidental shooting of Spartanburg High student  Spartanburg Herald Journal

No charges will be filed in the shooting death of 18-year-old Caleb Jamar Elijah Roach of Spartanburg.Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office spokesman Lt. Kevin ...



District 3 voters to decide bond referendum, tax increase for new school Tuesday  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Voters in Spartanburg School District 3 on Tuesday will decide the fate of a $58 million facilities bond referendum and accompanying tax increase.If approved, it ...



Montcalm, Giles girls both pick up wins, Lady Mavs top Blacksburg  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Boys and girls prep basketball reports from Four Seasons Country.



2 students pulled from car line at Cowpens Middle School after being IDd as potential threats  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Police were on the scene at Cowpens Middle School Friday morning after the school received a call identifying two students as potential threats, according to a ...



Stephen Davis, Steve Fuller enshrined into SCFHOF  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GREENVILLE — It was Spartanburg night for the South Carolina Football Hall of Fame. Stephen Davis and Steve Fuller, former Spartanburg High School ...



SC lottery officials urge residents to check tickets  Spartanburg Herald Journal

COLUMBIA (AP) — Just one week remains before the lucky holder of a Powerball ticket worth $150000 becomes very unlucky indeed. Officials say the ...



Dorman wins District II championship  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Dorman's Russell Parry had a unique mindset at the plate headed into the Cavaliers' second game against Easley in Monday's 5A District II baseball final.



Week 11 prep football preview and predictions  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Several key games will move to Thursday night ahead of impending weather on Friday. Region races will be settled and playoff positions will be determined ...



Classic Crab promises classic fare in Roebuck  Spartanburg Herald Journal

It pays to stick with what works. That's the idea behind the new Classic Crab seafood diner in Roebuck, located at 3257 Carolina Country Club Road, near the ...



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 ...



Police investigate stabbing on Howard Street  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Spartanburg police are investigating a stabbing at Victoria Gardens Apartments on Howard Street. Shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday, officers went to Spartanburg ...



When the Klan came to Blacksburg | News  Virginia Tech Collegiate Times

The streets of Blacksburg were relatively quiet for most of the day on Jan. 20, 1991 — the day before the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. The only people.



Upstate Lowdown: Why doesnt Boiling Springs have a police department?  Spartanburg Herald Journal

While traffic and growth are top concerns top among Boiling Springs residents, some would also like to see increased police coverage. “Why doesn't Boiling ...



SC lawmakers considering expanding grounds for divorce  Spartanburg Herald Journal

COLUMBIA (AP) — South Carolina lawmakers are considering legislation that would expand the legal reasons someone can seek a divorce. The bill, which was ...



Woodruff man dies after struck by car on S.C. 417 near Reidville  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A 30-year-old Woodruff man died Monday night after being struck by a car on S.C. 417, according to Trooper Joe Hovis of the South Carolina Highway Patrol.



Duke Energy execs tone deaf on fee, rate increases, SC regulator says  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A member of the state Public *Service* Commission this week issued a directive calling Duke Energy's executive leadership "tone deaf" over a requested fee and ...



Wofford, Upstate turn focus to stretch run  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Baseball head coaches Todd Interdonato of Wofford and Matt Fincher of USC Upstate shook hands before and after their game Wednesday night and were off to ...



Cherokee County Community Foundation Board awards $23000 in grants to 15 organizations  Spartanburg Herald Journal

For the second year in a row, the Cherokee County Community Foundation awarded more than $20000 in grants. This year, the board awarded $23000 to ...



Woffords Jay McAuley rounds out staff  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Guys who are on short lists to become head coaches have their own short lists for assistants. Jay McAuley got two from the top of his list. McAuley, introduced as ...



Spartanburg County land transfers, 2-11-19  Spartanburg Herald Journal

District 1 Callie D Shephard, to, Thomas Hall, $35000, Lots 1, 2 & 5, 1.16ac, 201 & 235 W Greenwood St, Landrum Leonard Rizzo, trustee, etal, to, Frances J ...



SC Peach Festival kicks off Thursday in Gaffney  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Georgia is known as “The Peach State,” but South Carolina is the actual Southeast leader when it comes to producing the flavorful fruit. That's enough for a ...



Jackets Bailey Betenbaugh signs with South Carolina  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The University of South Carolina softball team will soon be Diesel-powered.Union County standout Bailey Betenbaugh, who answers to the nickname ”Diesel” ...



Three arrested in Gaffney armed robbery  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Three men accused of committing an armed robbery at a store in Gaffney Wednesday morning have been arrested.Officers from the Gaffney Police Department ...



Spartanburg County sees some flooding Thursday morning  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A low-pressure weather system Thursday brought flooding to parts of the Upstate. Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union counties remained under a flood watch ...



Recruiting Notebook May 21st  Spartanburg Herald Journal

2021 WR Breon Pass of Reidsville, NC picked up an offer from USC over the weekend. “Getting the offer meant a lot to me, my first SEC offer and especially ...



A fitting finale for Deebo Samuel  Spartanburg Herald Journal

COLUMBIA — Deebo Samuel finished his tenure at Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday with one of the best games of his South Carolina career. But before the ...



Budding northern star draws USC offer  Spartanburg Herald Journal

USC is one of the latest major programs to take notice of WR Malick Meiga (6-4 190) of Montreal. The Gamecocks offered earlier this week joining the likes of ...



Women Giving for Spartanburg announces 2019 Grant Awards  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Seven local nonprofits received nearly $200000 in grants during Monday's Women Giving for Spartanburg 2019 Annual Meeting and Grants Award Ceremony.



Upstate Lowdown: Are there any plans to widen Anderson Mill Road?  Spartanburg Herald Journal

While there are currently no plans to widen Anderson Mill Road, future growth could force officials to study the issue. From S.C. Highway 290 — also known as ...



Spartanburg County man killed in NC jail  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Spartanburg County man was killed in a holding cell this week at the jail in Cleveland County, North Carolina. The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office said ...



Alabama brings milestone tour to Greenville  Spartanburg Herald Journal

In 1969, Randy Owen and his cousins Jeff Cook and Teddy Gentry left their native Fort Payne, Alabama, and spent the summer playing music at The Bowery in ...



Zion Williamsons name surfaces in trial  Spartanburg Herald Journal

NEW YORK — The player widely projected to be the NBA draft's top overall pick came up at a college basketball corruption trial Thursday as jurors heard a ...



UPDATE: Woman airlifted to Spartanburg Medical Center after Gaffney dog attack  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A 61-year-old woman was airlifted to Spartanburg Medical Center after police say a dog mauled her Wednesday morning in Gaffney, according to a statement ...



Almost 300 people got sick at SC restaurant, state health department says. Here’s why  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Almost 300 people who ate at a Mexican restaurant in South Carolina reported becoming sick, according to the S.C. Department of Health & Environmental ...



Clemson adds top 2020 quarterback to now top-ranked recruiting class  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Clemson continued its seemingly contagious momentum for its increasingly stellar 2020 recruiting class with Sunday's addition of D.J. Uiagalelei, the consensus ...



Updated: Coroner IDs man killed in wreck on Autumn Glen Drive  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Lyman man died Tuesday from injuries he suffered in a two-vehicle crash. The Spartanburg County Coroner's Office responded to a fatal crash on Autumn ...



UPDATE: 41-year-old Gaffney man shot, killed during family dispute  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A 41-year-old Gaffney man was shot to death Wednesday night during a family dispute, according to a statement from the Cherokee County Coroner's Office.



Josh Belk leaving Gamecocks, giving up football  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Josh Belk's strange navigation through the two Power Five Conference football programs in state has apparently come to a premature conclusion less than a ...



Spartanburg coach Chris Miller on familiar ground  Spartanburg Herald Journal

For Spartanburg coach Chris Miller, Shrine Bowl week is anything but just another week at the office. It's looked awfully familiar, though. With practices at ...



District One Schools announces McCraw as new principal at Landrum High School - The Tryon Daily Bulletin  Tryon Daily Bulletin

During a special board meeting on Thursday night, April 3, the District One Schools Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Jason McCraw as the ...



Chapman alum Abbey Cheek wins SEC softball honor  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Former Chapman softball star Abbey Cheek will soon depart Kentucky as arguably the greatest player in school history and she bolstered that reputation ...



No sweat: Terriers run the table in SoCon  Spartanburg Herald Journal

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Wofford College men's basketball head coach Mike Young was drenched when he came out of the postgame locker room.“I had to sweat ...



Union marching bands theme is Live Life--A Celebration of Life  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Union High School marching band members have been living life to the fullest this summer at band camp. This year's theme is "Live Life -- A Celebration of Life," ...



First look at the Star Mill renovation on Spartanburgs Northside  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Spartanburg's Design Review Board this week got a first look at BF Spartanburg LLC's first post-Montgomery Building project, the revitalization of the old Star ...



Widespread flu continues; Greenville hospital restricts visitors  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Widespread flu activity statewide was reported Thursday for the fourth straight week, prompting one Upstate hospital system to issue visitor restrictions. Across ...



IU football announces 23 signees on National Signing Day  Indiana Daily Student

The IU football program received National Letters of Intent from 23 high school football players from around the country Wednesday. All 21 players who were ...



LIVE FROM COLUMBIA: High Point Academy vs. Scotts Branch - 1A girls championship  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Follow Jed Blackwell for live updates as the High Point Academy girls basketball team takes on Scott's Branch Friday afternoon in Columbia for the 1A state title.



The Huddle: Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office offering free trailer identification program  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office asked us to spread the word: The trailer identification project continues from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 13.



High Point Academy moves forward with school purchase plan  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Five years after launching, High Point Academy said this week it's moving to purchase the building and land where its charter school sits.School leaders briefed ...



Man accused of sexually abusing child in Greer over 3-year span  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Taylors man faces multiple charges after investigators with the Greer Police Department said he sexually abused a child under the age of 5 over a three-year ...



Tavien Feaster still committed to Clemson  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Clemson senior running back Tavien Feaster will be celebrated with his likeness towering over East Main St. to acknowledge the Spartanburg alum's ...



Alamance budget plan has eyes on long term  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Education upgrades, paying down debt among highlights in manager's proposal.



Grease vat used to make potato chips causes fire at Spartanburg factory  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Seven fire departments worked into the early morning hours Friday after a vat of grease caught on fire at a factory on Orchard Park Boulevard. North Spartanburg ...



UPDATE: Boiling Springs man charged in fatal wreck after race, chase  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Alan Machael Dixon's loved ones cried quietly in the back of a courtroom at the Spartanburg County Detention Center on Wednesday during the 21-year-old's ...



Face time for tattoos  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Everlasting job stoppers. That's the term some artists at Ink Link Tattoos in Gastonia use to describe face tattoos. But an area once considered taboo for ink has ...



Chesnee man, wife charged in relation to child sex crime accusations  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Chesnee man faces charges after investigators say he sexually assaulted minors multiple times between 2006 and 2018, according to arrest warrants.



Dr. Catherine Gentry: Thomasville schools celebrate library month  Spartanburg Herald Journal

April is School Library Month. Some of my favorite school memories are those involving time in school libraries. I loved being surrounded by books, researching ...



Kidztopia at YMCA on Saturday - News  Spartanburg Herald Journal

ASHEBORO — Wanting something fun to do with your children this weekend?Then bring them to the Randolph-Asheboro YMCA, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., ...



Recruiting Notebook May 17th (UPDATED)  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Clemson could land a big one-two punch in Georgia Friday and Saturday. DE Myles Murphy of Powder Springs is set to announce his commitment at his spring ...



UPDATE: Lyman man dies in two-vehicle crash on Highway 101  Spartanburg Herald Journal

2 p.m. update. A 29-year-old man is dead after a two-vehicle wreck Monday morning on Highway 101. Michael Allen Lawrence, of Pine Ridge Road, Lyman, ...



14 Spartanburg restaurants to participate in SC Restaurant Week  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The tastiest time of the year has returned. Restaurant Week South Carolina starts Thursday, and while restaurants throughout the state are participating in the ...



Former Spartanburg County detention officer charged with domestic violence  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A former Spartanburg County detention officer has been accused of domestic violence.According to a statement from the State Law Enforcement Division, Kelvin ...



Man sentenced to 12 years for trafficking meth, running from police  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Gaffney man was sentenced to 12 years in prison Thursday for trafficking meth, attempting to elude police and being a habitual traffic offender.Robert Joe ...



Spartanburg man accused of intentionally ramming motorcyclist with car  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Startex man has been accused of intentionally ramming a motorcyclist with his car, injuring the rider, according to arrest warrants. Monday, Spartanburg ...



Spartanburg Youth Theatre to present Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook  Spartanburg Herald Journal

When someone steals her new black furry mittens, kindergartner Junie B. Jones decides it's OK to keep a wonderful pen of many colors that she finds. But is it ...



Feaster in no hurry to make grad transfer choice  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Former Clemson running back and Spartanburg High standout Tavien Feaster gave his first in-depth interview about his future plans. Feaster entered his name ...



Spartanburg sends six to the next level  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Spartanburg had six student-athletes officially sign to play next year in college with three baseball players, two golfers, and a tennis standout.Maggie Cubitt ...



Ticket to Write: Remembering the Raisin in Monroe  Spartanburg Herald Journal

MONROE, Michigan - The cry "Remember the Raisin!" doesn't mean a lot to most people these days unless, perhaps, they're making a Waldorf salad.But the ...



Gamecocks do little to slow Arkansas Chelsea Dungee  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Sophomore carries Razorbacks to upset of USC at SEC Tournament.



Wofford women eye elusive postseason victory  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The Wofford women's basketball entire senior class, Marissa Bayer, is particularly dreaming of a victory in the Southern Conference tournament.It hasn't been a ...



Friends of the Leland Library awarded grant - News  Spartanburg Herald Journal

BRUNSWICK COUNTY -- The Friends of the Leland Library have been awarded a grant from the Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation (BEMC).As many ...



Dave Ramsey: You always need an emergency fund  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Dear Dave,I'll be retiring in the next couple of years. When I leave my job, we will have a yearly income of $65000 through my pension. I don't think we need an ...



In the region: Basketball recruit Yavuz Gultekin picks Virginia Tech  Roanoke Times

Yavuz Gultekin, a senior at Bishop Walsh School in Maryland, announced on social media Wednesday that he has verbally committed to the Virginia Tech men's ...



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