Today's News

  • Knight shines for Vols

    Andrew Jackson High School senior offensive lineman Dylan Knight’s in his final season with the Volunteers, but his shining example is what new AJ coach Louis Clyburn hopes to build his program for the future.Clyburn, as Knight notes, likes to see the AJ players excel not only on the football field, but in class and in the community.“He put us in the mindset that if you’re going to do something, then do it well,” Knight said. “It sets a standard.

  • County quartet reaps Tri-County honors

    RICHBURG – Four Lancaster County high school football players drew recognition during the meeting of the Founders Federal Tri-County Football Coaches Association meeting on Tuesday.Each week during the prep football regular-season, coaches from Chester, Lancaster and York counties meet at the Front Porch Restaurant in Richburg to honor top performers from the previous week’s games.Lancaster High School senior defensive lineman Casey Truesdale, Andrew Jackson’s Dylan Knight, Indian Land’s Chad Carlton and Luke Lambert garnered accolades in t

  • LHS faces toughness fray

    Lancaster seeks to remain unbeaten, while Andrew Jackson looks to get even.

  • Speedway has night of beating, banging

    Before the Lancaster Motor Speedway main divisions started action, LMS held its second annual faster pastor race which included four preachers from four different churches. The preachers drove four of the super stock four cars. They made a few laps around the track and on the last lap Rev. Charles Hammond from the Unity ARP Church made a pass and charge for the win to take home the checkers.u In the super stock four, it was all Chase Wilson. As soon as the green flag dropped, Wilson jumped to the lead with Ray Adams second.

  • Explore other avenues for courthouse costs

    Letter writer William Hough was correct when he said Lancaster County Council Chairman Rudy Carter sounds like a politician.

    But Carter is not the only one. All the council members sound like politicians. Let's speak their language. Vote, vote often and vote the people you are unhappy with out. Maybe Washington, D.C., isn't the only place in need of change.

    It seems as if the council isn't even interested in exploring other avenues. Our famed courthouse burned, and they took the ball and ran.

  • Family holds candlelight vigil to remember Harry Frazier

    Grief, hope and unity were represented in the candles that illuminated the night sky.

    The family of Harry Frazier continues to grieve over his murder in May. Despite developments in the investigation, Frazier's mother and others are hopeful that new details will surface.

    And during these trying times, they know unity will keep them strong.

    Those feelings and more were expressed during a candlelight vigil Sunday night in memory of Frazier, who was fatally shot sometime between May 14 and 15.

    Nobody has been arrested in the murder.

  • Family Promise makes progress

    Lancaster County, with a history of reaching out and offering a helping hand, is known as a caring community.

    This notion has been reinforced by the work of a group of area churches that want to help homeless families. About a year ago. Family Promise began work to help area homeless families. Through the work of planning, pushing forward and prayer, the program is close to becoming reality.

  • Decadent Brunch; Let Cap'n Crunch steer late breakfast ship

    The days you get to sleep in are few and far between, so why not skip that early breakfast and enjoy brunch instead? Put that box of breakfast cereal to another use by making Cap’n Crunch French Toast and Miss Leslie’s Ham Salad on Biscuits?

  • Remember to always read the fine print

    We’re not sure why there was confusion about whether Lancaster County was responsible for maintaining roads at Sun City Carolina Lakes.

    It was spelled out in the development agreement between the county and Del Webb, a Pulte Homes company.

    That agreement was reached in 2004 when County Council approved Sun City Carolina Lakes as the largest planned development district, a zoning district for large housing developments, in the booming Panhandle.

  • Know a candidate's background

    It’s less than two months until the election and Mick Mulvaney is finally talking about the issues. He is claiming to be a new kind of politician – the kind who doesn’t want you to know who he is or where he came from.