Today's News

  • LSS set to host six racing divisions Saturday night


    The Lancaster Super Speedway caps the June schedule with six divisions of racing Saturday, June 27.

    The LSS card is highlighted by the return of the SECA Crate Late Model Division, Faith Funderburke Realty Super Stock, Deal 1 Auto Sales SECA Crate Sportsman, Cauthen Motors Renegades, U.S. Bonding Vintage and M&M Garage Extreme.

    Action last week, June 20, provided some of the best racing of the season as some tempers were flaring as well.

  • Post 31 rallies to edge Fort Mill P-43


    Lancaster Post 31 outlasted Fort Mill, taking an 11-10 home win over FM Post 43 at Eggleton Field on Tuesday, June 23.

    P-31, snapping a 7-all draw, scored four runs in the seventh inning to take the win.

  • Lancaster County Sharks notch win over Camden


    The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation swim team posted a 329-148 win over host Camden on Saturday, June 20.

    The LCST Sharks had a solid effort, which was led by Amelia Wright, Makenzy Mills, Simon Wright, Taylor Teague, Nathan Reid and Gracie Scott who had four wins each.

  • AAA stars win district


    The Lancaster Dixie Baseball Class AAA all-stars capped an unbeaten run –5-0 – to the District 2 championship and a state title tournament berth with a 9-4 win over Union in York on Wednesday, June 24.

  • LCPRC Angels stars soar to crown


    The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Commission Dixie Softball Angels all-stars, in dramatic fashion, captured the district softball championship and a bid to the state tournament on Wednesday, June 24.

    The Lancaster Angels stars, age 10-under, posted two wins over Jefferson to take the district championship on Wednesday night.

  • Remove flag from S.C. Capitol grounds

    If the S.C. General Assembly doesn’t get the Confederate battle flag off the Statehouse grounds after what happened in Charleston last week, then we may as well replace the Palmetto Tree on the proper state flag – the beautiful blue one – with a swastika.

    I’m sick of the cockeyed excuses from state politicians about why the Confederate flag issue is so complicated.

  • Confederate heritage group issues statement on massacre

    On the night of June 17, an attempt was made to break the spirit of all South Carolinians. The deranged mind of a horrendous individual entered Emanuel AME Church in Charleston and took the lives of nine admirable individuals.

    This historic house of God became the scene of a brutal massacre beyond understanding. We all contemplate, why did this happen? Perhaps this is a question that cannot be answered. What kind of a world are we leaving behind for our children, when you can’t go into God’s house without the threat of being gunned down?

  • Council denies extra funds for LCEDC employee benefits

    A vote by county officials to provide two additional months of funding for health insurance benefits for Lancaster County Economic Development Corp. employees failed Monday night, June 22, leaving the fate of those health benefits up in the air.

  • County voter precinct names, locations change

    New legislation signed by South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley earlier this month approved massive precinct changes for voters in Lancaster County’s Panhandle along with minor changes to other county precincts.

  • Boxer pup is SPCA’s miracle baby

    The Lancaster SPCA, (Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) a nonprofit animal rescue dedicated to saving unwanted dogs and puppies in the Lancaster County area, recently rushed to action to preserve a litter of puppies when the mother dog unexpectedly died.