Today's News

  • Gettin’ ready to rack ’n’ roll in Fancy Pokket dough

    Whether he’s talking about his company’s massive industrial oven or the amount of mini-muffins they’ll be able to crank out per hour, it’s hard not to confuse Mike Timani’s exuberance with that of a proud father.

  • Teamwork nets golf win



    Team Mulvaney notched the win in the 24th annual Crenco Food Stores golf tournament at the Lancaster Golf Club on Friday, April 24.

  • Warriors rally, down Vols for region soccer crown


    Host Indian Land rallied from an early 3-0 deficit to take a 5-4 win over Andrew Jackson at IL’s Reservation on Friday, April 24.

    AJ came out strong to build a 3-0 edge.

  • AJ Vols golfers extend unbeaten mark


    The unbeaten Andrew Jackson High School Volunteers golf team, 18-0, 14-0, won its final road match on Thursday, April 23 with a victory over Class A foe Great Falls.

    AJ junior ace Logan Sowell finished with a two-over 38 to take medalist honors.

  • Vols blank Warriors, notch second


    INDIAN LAND – The Andrew Jackson High School baseball team, in impressive fashion, sealed the Region IV-AA runner-up spot with a 12-0 league win over Indian Land at the IL field on Friday, April 24.

    AJ senior pitcher Kipp Rollings earned the win in six frames, notching 13 strikeouts and allowing a hit.

  • Noble column: S.C. Democrats applaud O’Malley

    Democrats in South Carolina are not a group that is easily impressed, but recently former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley really impressed them, as in a standing-ovation impressed.
    All the national pundits and so-called experts who are saying that Hillary Clinton has it all wrapped up should take note, because it just ain’t so – at least not in South Carolina.

  • Yow column: S.C. House passes bill to fix roads

    On April 15, the S.C. House passed a bill, H. 3579, by an overwhelming vote of 87-20.
    It is designed to address the poor condition of our roads, which is arguably the most pressing problem our state as a whole faces. S.C. House members understand the seriousness of the problem and the House Ways and Means Committee members have worked overtime to create a bill that will, for the first time in decades, get us back on track.
    Care has been taken to reduce the income tax so that, for the average citizen, this will be a revenue-neutral event.

  • No more Sunday beer, wine to go?

    The S.C. Department of Revenue (SCDOR) has sent letters to local businesses with on-premise beer and wine permits warning they are not allowed to sell alcohol to go on Sundays under the county’s Sunday alcohol sales referendum.

    Approved by voters during the 2012 general election, Lancaster County’s “Local Option Permit” (LOP) referendum was intended to allow local restaurants to sell alcoholic beverages on Sundays for consumption by customers on-premise only.

  • Sparks fly at annual LCEDC meeting

    Though it’s meant to highlight the business successes of Lancaster County, complete with guest speakers and shiny awards, the annual Lancaster County Economic Development Corp. luncheon instead turned into a full inquiry by local officials on Tuesday, April 21.

  • City to seek cultural district designation from S.C. Arts Commission

    Cherry Doster, marketing and development manager for See Lancaster SC, said the Red Rose City may soon have another reason for people to visit – a state-recognized downtown cultural district.