.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • Cauthen's FTs propel IL

     

       

    INDIAN LAND – For Indian Land High School sophomore player Marty Cauthen, as the familiar line goes, practice makes perfect.

  • Cavaliers foil Bruins' bid in 71-62 playoff win

     

       

    ROEBUCK – The Lancaster High boys basketball team’s return to the Upstate was a downer Tuesday night.

  • Lady Bruins to host IL in defense of Chester preseason soccer crown

    The Lancaster High School Lady Bruins, the two-time Chester Preseason Soccer Tournament champions, will open defense of their crown tonight in a match at Memorial Stadium.

    The Lady Bruins will face county rival Indian Land in a 5:30 p.m. match at the stadium to open play in the tournament which features girls and boys teams.

  • Vols, Lions win in Gameday jamboree

    Andrew Jackson and Lewisville were the winners at the third annual Gameday at Doomsday high school baseball jamboree at Lancaster High School last Saturday.

    The AJ Vols blanked Fairfield Central High 11-0, and Lewisville topped the LHS baseball team, 7-5.

  • Vols, Lions win in Gameday jamboree

    Andrew Jackson and Lewisville were the winners at the third annual Gameday at Doomsday high school baseball jamboree at Lancaster High School last Saturday.

    The AJ Vols blanked Fairfield Central High 11-0, and Lewisville topped the LHS baseball team, 7-5.

  • Lancaster County Rec hosts Central District 14U hoops tourney

    The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Commission will host the U14 Central District tournament this weekend at the Springdale Rec Center. The four-team field opens play Saturday at 10 a.m. when the Lancaster U14 all-stars play. The tourney winner moves to the state field the following weekend.

  • Suspect sought in shooting

    Christopher Sardelli
    csardelli@thelancasternews.com
    A man is recovering after being struck in the face and shot at on Wednesday night.
    Lancaster police officers are searching for a suspect in the attempted murder that happened between 8:15 and 8:30 p.m. on Feb. 23.
    Officers learned of the assault after responding to the emergency room at Springs Memorial Hospital about 8:40 p.m., according to a police department press release.

  • Two-story house total loss in blaze

    Officials say a smoke detector may have prevented a Sunday afternoon fire from being much worse than what it was.

    Firefighters received a call shortly after 3:30 p.m. Sunday about a fire at a two-story house at 6616 Camp Creek Road. The home is located in the Tradesville community in the northeastern part of the county, not far from the state line. 

    When firefighters arrived, flames were coming from the garage and the kitchen area and later shot through the roof, said Lancaster County Fire Marshal Stephen Blackwelder. 

  • S.C. House approves tort reform bill, again

    The fifth week of the legislative session is over and the House has already passed four major conservative government reforms.
    We approved a state law requiring roll call voting in the General Assembly that reinforces the House rule that requires it in our chamber. We approved the Voter ID legislation, supported by 83 percent of Americans, to require a photo identification be shown at the polls. We approved new requirements that our public colleges and universities be more transparent in how they spend your tax – and tuition – dollars.

  • Bruins weather Green Wave, 76-66

    EASLEY – The way Lancaster High sophomore star Sindarius Thornwell saw it,

    he and his Bruins’ teammates had two options – step up, or make strides

    for home.

    “We didn’t want to go home,” said Thornwell, who scored 25 points and

    grabbed 10 rebounds to help the 19-7 Bruins march on with a 76-66 win over host Easley in the Class AAAA Upper State boys basketball playoffs.