Today's News

  • McCorkle-Peagler Wedding

    Amanda Rene McCorkle and Quincy Jerome Peagler Jr. were married July 12, 2014 at Carnes Lake by the Rev. Brian Humphries.
    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donnie McCorkle of Lancaster. She is the granddaughter of Fanny and Carl McCorkle of Charlotte. She is a 1997 graduate of West Mecklenberg High School and received a degree from York Technical College. She is a CNA at Lancaster Convalescent Center.

  • Domestic call leads to drug arrest

    Area firefighters and emergency crews responded to a fire at a reputed drug house north of Lancaster Friday morning, April 10, that deputies believe was intentionally set by the suspect in a domestic violence incident.

  • Judge rejects Massey claim

    After two days of testimony about the moments before and after 30-year-old Demarcus L. Robinson was shot to death following a Lancaster house party back in 2013, a judge ruled last week that Allen Wesley Massey is not immune from prosecution for the murder under the state’s ‘stand your ground’ law.

  • Unseen voices anchor county’s 911 center

    When someone dials 911 for help, the voice that answers the call always says the same thing, be it Lynda Caskey, Timisa Chriss, Kayla Small or one of the county’s 17 other public safety telecommunicators.

  • Grace UMC moves music outside church walls

    A seasonal concert series begins today, April 12, at Grace United Methodist Church, 1905 Country Club Drive, in a new venue the church plans to use for many upcoming special events. 

  • Seth’s Hope 5K features run, health expo


    The Seth’s Hope 5K road race is set for Saturday, April 25 at the Gregory Health and Wellness Center at the University of South Carolina Lancaster.

    Runners can register at jackrabbittiming.com. Race day registration begins at 7:30 a.m., with the race set to begin at 8:30.

  • Cox tops in elite Myrtle Beach junior golf tourney


    Andrew Jackson High School sophomore golfer Emily Cox won the 12th annual Myrtle Beach Junior Shootout held at Myrtle Beach National West and South Courses on April 2-3.

    The two-day tournament drew players from five states as well as a female golfer from Mexico.

  • Former Warriors star Truesdale playing at USC


    Former Indian Land High School tri-sport athlete Rondreas Truesdale is back playing college football and looking to earn a roster spot at the University of South Carolina.

  • AJ golfers going strong on links


    For a team which didn’t open the season on a strong note, the Andrew Jackson High School golf team has charged out to a stellar 14-0 record, including an 11-0 Region IV-AA mark.

  • Jackets rally, top Bruins


    Lancaster lived up to its nickname, but never-say-die Buford lived another day on the unbeaten side in prep baseball.

    The Battlin’ Bruins battled, but the resilient Jackets survived in a 7-6 comeback win over Lancaster High at Doomsday Corner on Thursday, April 9.