Today's News

  • King tackling new roles


    KERSHAW – It’s a new football season and Andrew Jackson senior player Tray King finds himself handling new roles.

    King, a three-year starter at outside linebacker, is also working at wide receiver in the Volunteers’ offense.

  • Extreme 4 special race highlights Speedway's card


    Lancaster Super Speedway will host the M&M Garage Muffler & Tire Extreme 4 $800-to-win special Saturday, Sept. 13.

    The Extreme 4 Division has been one of the most competitive divisions at LSS this season.

  • Pause, reflect

    Today is the 12th anniversary of “the day that changed the world.” A lot has changed since knife-wielding hijackers crashed two airplanes into the World Trade Center, toppling its twin 110-story towers, slammed a third plane into the Pentagon and a fourth crashed in a Pennsylvania field.
    The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is under construction near ground zero and is set to open in 2014.
    The museum stands not only as a testament of remembrance, but also to our nation’s resiliency to rebuild and rebound. 

  • Socialists wear Capitalists’ clothing

    Perhaps the most dangerous thing a nation can do is stop defining itself – especially our nation, which was founded for the purpose of protecting and preserving liberty, justice and opportunity for all.
    We don’t like labels these days – we’re told they are “too confining.”
    But defining what system of government we have in place and what economic system is actually practiced is an exercise free people would be wise to undertake frequently.

  • 110 Flights

    CHARLOTTE – Imagine the stress of hauling 50 pounds worth of fire-protective boots, a turnout coat, bunker pants, a self-contained breathing apparatus and a helmet as you climb up a seemingly endless 110 flights of stairs.

  • Walgreens robbery suspect arrested

    The hunt for a man wanted for the armed robbery of a Lancaster pharmacy ended with his arrest on unrelated charges by North Carolina authorities last weekend. 

  • Mulvaney not in support of Syrian strike

    U.S. Rep. Mick Mulvaney said he will not support President Barack Obama’s request for a congressional resolution authorizing U.S. military action in Syria.

  • Community continues show of support for Morrison

    Since news broke of an accident that severely injured Lancaster News and Carolina Gateway photographer Aaron Morrison, the community outpouring of support has been immense.

  • ILHS student body takes on Rachel’s Challenge

    Indian Land High School students took the first step in making their school and community a better place this year, by taking up Rachel’s Challenge.

    Inspired by the life and writings of Rachel Joy Scott, the first victim of the 1999 Columbine High School massacre, the program aims to fight violence, bullying and feelings of isolation and despair among students through creation of a culture of kindness and compassion. 

  • Hinson nabs exciting pure street win


    Steve Hinson captured an exciting win in the Cauthen Motors Pure Street main event to highlight action at Lancaster Super Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 7.

    The front row included “Burn ‘Em Down” Steve Hinson and “The Iron Horse” Mike Harrington.