Today's News

  • Tribute to veterans salutes true heroes

    Respectful. Honorable. Dedicated. Heroes.
    These are a few words that describe our active military and our veterans. They are also the words that describe the group of individuals who presented the program, “A Tribute to our Veterans,” held on Nov. 1 at the University of South Carolina Lancaster Bundy Auditorium.

  • Lady Vols deck Knights for Upstate title bid


    Andrew Jackson High School volleyball coach John Verdugo’s long-sought win over North Central High School couldn’t have been more timely.

    Verdugo, the Lady Volunteers’ fourth-year volleyball coach, saw his team respond in the clutch for his first-ever win over the Lady Knights.

  • Playoffs, pride on the line


    November high school football means playoffs and pride.

    For the Lancaster County Class AA high schools, it’s all about the postseason.

  • Tri-County coaches honor four county standouts


    RICHBURG – Four Lancaster County high school football standouts – two in each division – were saluted for their week 10 play at the weekly meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association meeting.

  • Thompson tops field in annual Run with the Bruins


    Terry Thompson, who ran a 20:18, topped the field at the annual Run with the Bruins held Saturday, Oct. 26 at Lancaster Memorial Stadium.

    Chaz McLaughlin ran a 21:09 and Phil DeWalt posted a 21:10.

  • Jesus explains why we should trust the Bible

    Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ can trust the Bible because Jesus believed and taught that it was totally trustworthy and without error.
    Jesus displayed a perfect familiarity with the Scriptures. He referred to Adam and Eve, Cain and Abel, Noah, Abraham, Lot and his wife, Isaac, Jacob, Moses, David, Solomon, the Queen of Sheba, Elijah and Elisha, Jonah, Isaiah and the prophet Daniel. He embraced its events, including creation, the flood, the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, the manna in the wilderness, Moses and the bronze serpent and the repentance of Nineveh.

  • Family cycles for cause

    Michele Roberts
    For Carolina Gateway
    INDIAN LAND – An Indian Land family has made a bike ride for charity a family tradition, with three generations riding together in the annual Bike MS: PGA Tour 150K Cycle to the Shore bike ride, held Sept. 28-29 in Florida.
    Ricky Montgomery, 44, has participated in the ride six times.
    His father, David Montgomery, 74, has ridden in the event for 15 years.

  • Deputies attend shooting championships in N.M.

    Staff Reports
    Two Lancaster County Sheriff’s deputies traveled to Albuquerque, N.M., to compete in the National Police Shooting Championships Sept. 13-17.
    The NPSC is an annual event held in Albuquerque and features about 300 law enforcement officers from all over the country and several from foreign countries. The NPSC is comprised of a multitude of different shooting events. Competitors choose which events they participate in.

  • Expert leads parenting workshop

    Chris McGinn
    For The Lancaster News
    “We are in an ever-deepening child-rearing crisis, and we need to wake up!” parenting expert John Rosemond told parents at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church on Sept. 22.
    The church invited Rosemond to deliver his “Parenting with Love and Leadership from Tots to Teens,” a three-hour seminar on his common-sense approach to child-rearing. About 40 parents attended the event  in the church sanctuary.

  • Lady Bruins earn eighth in the state

    Staff Reports
    The Lancaster High School Lady Bruins’ golf team placed eighth in the Class AAAA state golf tournament on Tuesday, Oct. 29, in Greer.
    The LHS girls posted a 701 in the field of 16 teams.
    Lexington won with a 580 and Spartanburg was second with a 635.
    Baylee Evans shot a 162 over two days to lead the LHS girls. Emily Cox was next at 163.
    Carly Funderburk posted a 179. Hope Jewett carded a 197 and Kylie Rogers-Carpenter finished with a 228 for the Lady Bruins.