Today's News

  • Lady Vols lose a heartbreaker

    FLORENCE – A group of ardent Andrew Jackson softball fans had a strong message for the Class AA state runner-up Lady Volunteers’ team which fell short in their quest for state title gold.
    “Lady Vols, you’re still champions in our hearts,” chanted a group of die-hard orange-clad supporters as the Lady Vols waited for the Class AA state championship awards to begin at the South Florence High School softball field.

  • LSS bounty put on Andrew Baker


    Bounty time has arrived at Lancaster Super Speedway.

    The bounty is on Cauthen Motors Renegade driver Andrew Baker, and the reason for the bounty is because Andrew Baker has won four straight races in the division, with his latest coming Saturday, May 16.

  • Flowers signs to play at Denmark Technical College


    Denmark Tech’s women’s basketball coach Javon Gilliard has high hopes for the Panthers’ hardwood future and he’s hoping his recent stop at Lancaster Hight School is going to make a hoops impact.

  • Vols, Sowell have strong finish in golf



    The Andrew Jackson High School golf team finished in a tie for third in the Class AA state tournament at the Charleston National Golf Club on Tuesday, May 19.

    AJ tied with Ninety Six with each shooting a 653 for the tournament.

  • White posts 20-14 overtime win in LHS spring game


    The White team captured the win in the annual Lancaster High School spring football game at Memorial Stadium on Wednesday, May 22.

  • Lady Vols seek to rebound


    AYNOR – In a series where Andrew Jackson has battled back, the Lady Vols will have to do it one more time to capture a coveted Class AA state softball championship.

    AJ will face Aynor for the Class AA state softball championship at South Florence High School tonight, May 22 at 6:30.

  • Moss wins Rotary race


    Charlotte runner Dyllan Moss has had his share of road racing success in Lancaster and on Saturday, May 16, he added another win.

    Moss, 19, ran a 19:57 to capture the win in the Lancaster Rotary charity road race at the 5K race at the University of South Carolina Lancaster.

  • Gas prices have some opting to stay home over holiday

    By Cathyleen Rice

    With Memorial Day just around the corner, many South Carolinians will be packing up their vehicles and taking road trips to visit family and friends or sight-seeing.
    With the travel app, GasBuddy, a study has predicted, “most U.S. travelers will pay the cheapest Memorial Day gas prices since 2009 because they can’t get enough of vacations.”

  • Remembrance of Buford’s Massacre is Saturday

    Based on his tactics and notorious brutality, British Lt. Col. Banastre Tarleton – the man history records as being accountable for Buford’s Massacre – was never a fan of tradition.
    That said, the overly ambitious Tarleton shouldn’t have been taken aback some 17 months later when his Continental counterparts broke ranks with long-standing military tradition after the American Revolution ended.

  • Lacy Bowers turns adversity into advantage

    Lacy Bowers is graduating from Lancaster High School with a long list of successes.
    She’s in the top 25 of her 271-member graduating class, was senior prom queen, first runner-up for homecoming queen, in the National Honor Society, Beta Club, Civinettes, Marching Band, Jazz Band, and the list goes on.
    But things didn’t start out that way for her as a first-grader at Clinton Elementary School.