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Today's News

  • LSS sets Crook Memorial race

     

    The 2015 racing season is still months away for Lancaster Super Speedway but the LSS staff has been busy this offseason scheduling races for the new racing season.

  • Rucker teams stay unbeaten with sweep

     

    The A.R. Rucker Middle School Rams remained unbeaten on the basketball season with a sweep of Lewisville Middle School on Monday, Dec. 15.

    The Rucker boys posted a 56-29 win and the Lady Rams rolled to a 37-2 victory over the LMS girls.

  • Braves ignite to down Warriors for region split

     

    Indian Land High School’s boys basketball team opened the 2014-15 Region IV-AA schedule with a first, and for the IL boys, they’re hoping it won’t last.

  • Lady Bruins surge to stay unbeaten

     

    The Lancaster Lady Bruins rolled on to remain unbeaten on the basketball season, but the LHS boys were plagued by cold shooting in a non-region home split with Nation Ford High School of Fort Mill on Tuesday, Dec. 16.

    The LHS girls, 9-0, ignited in the second half to notch a 58-42 home win over the Lady Falcons.

  • Vols top Jackets twice

     

     

    KERSHAW – The Andrew Jackson Volunteers have had some struggles on the hardwood as of late, but the Vols were on top of their game Tuesday night, Dec. 16 when they hosted county rival Buford in their Region IV-AA opener.

  • Sheriff urges drivers to make a sober plan

    Drunken driving has become a national epidemic. Each year, drunken-driving crashes kill more than 10,000 people in America. Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office is working with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), National Liquor Law Enforcement (NLLEA) and the Coalition for Healthy Youth and S.C. Department of Public Safety (SCDPS) this holiday season, to reach out to all drivers with an important message about this deadly, preventable crime because buzzed driving is drunk driving.

  • Good boards worth their weight in gold

    Editor’s note: This column was originally published in the J. Marions Sims Foundation newsletter and is reprinted with the foundation’s permission.

    Election season finally ended last month and many of us have breathed a huge sigh of relief.

    We’re spared the crush of ads, posters, commercials and calls for various candidates – until the next election cycle begins, which for presidential candidates will likely be sometime in the first half of 2015. Election campaigns never seem to end; they just go on and on and on.

  • Council closes county road system

    Christopher Sardelli

    csardelli@thelancasternews.com

    It’s official, Lancaster County will no longer be adding any new roads into its vast system, save for a few exceptions.

    After a long and bumpy road filled with years of debates, Lancaster County Council voted unanimously Dec. 8 to approve final reading of an amended ordinance closing the county’s road system for good.

  • Two women sentenced in tax fraud

    Christopher Sardelli

    csardelli@thelancasternews.com

    Two Lancaster women were sentenced this week in federal court for their roles in an extensive tax fraud case.

    Aisha J. Craig, 35, and Ebony N. Eddie, 34, pleaded guilty to charges of presenting false claims to the United States in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 286, and aggravated identity theft, a violation of Title 18 United States Code, Section 1028A, according to a press release from U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles.

  • AJ coach resigns

    Robert Howey

    rhowey@thelancasternews.com

    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson High School officials are searching for a new head football coach at the Lancaster County Class AA high school.

    David Moore, 55, has resigned as the Volunteers’ head football coach after five seasons leading the AJ team, including one season as an interim head coach.