Today's News

  • Offense sports versatile standouts



    The Lancaster News’ 2010 all-county offense sports its share of players who can strike on the ground and through the air.

  • Defense paced by solid performers



  • Bruins set for Shootout



    Lancaster High School will play in the 11th annual  Bojangles’ High School Shootout.

  • All-star soccer season one to savor

    The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Commission youth soccer program has made a name for itself in all-star postseason play.
    The LCPRC all-stars teams’ recent stellar effort in state tournament play did nothing to tarnish that shining image.
    The county stars fielded teams in three age groups – 10 under, 12-under and 15-under.
    Two of those three teams brought home state crowns after competing in the elite field at the Manchester Meadows Complex in Rock Hill.

  • Sweet tea: Greatest threat to S.C. since Sherman

    A recent visit to a local restaurant in Lancaster found me waiting behind three wide bodies blocking the tea dispensers. Despite tilting the sweet tea canister 45 degrees they found none to be had, so they waited for it to be filled. It didn’t enter their minds to try unsweet tea just as it wouldn’t have entered mine several years ago.

  • Lady Warriors fall short



    ROCK HILL – The Northwestern Lady Trojans held on to top Indian Land 45-41 for the championship in the second annual Y.C. Winborn Memorial basketball tournament at Rock Hill High School on Tuesday night.

  • Sharing Christmas Memories



    A few years back while visiting my brother Bill in Jacksonville, Fla., he

  • Tourney remembers AJ students

    For the ninth consecutive year, the Matt Blackwell Foundation celebrated the Christmas season with its Holiday Hoops Classic basketball tournament. The week-long tournament involves teams who participate in the Moriah Baptist Association League, from first graders to high school seniors.

  • Jones sisters shine in Orlando meet

    The Jones twin sisters won national honors at the AAU National Championship meet on Dec. 2 at ESPN Wide World Sports Complex in Orlando Florida.

    All four members of the Jones family competed as unattached athletes in Orlando at Walt Disney World in their final cross country championship meet for the season.

  • Boy Scouts hope to improve local support base

    In the upcoming year, the Lancaster County District of the Boy Scouts of America will be under construction to revamp its volunteer support base from the ground up, said local Boy Scout executive Art Harris.
    “It’s been around 100 years and has contributed a lot of leadership to Lancaster in that time and we want that to continue,” Harris said.
    Harris said the great thing about scouting is everyone gets to play, regardless of skill level.