Today's News

  • Keep cool with no-bake desserts

     Just because it’s warm outside doesn’t mean the kitchen has to be. There are so many tasty dessert recipes that don’t require the stove to be touched, much less turn on the oven.

    Ever tried dessert from a Crock Pot? 

    JustAPinch.com home cook Cindy Dominguez had always wanted to and finally found a signature recipe to call her own – Crock Pot Cake.

  • SPCA to give pets hope in new homes

     A new animal rescue group is forming in Lancaster in the hopes of lessening the number of animals that pass through the doors of Lancaster County Animal Control.

     Lancaster resident Diana Knight said she’s been fostering animals for a few years and finally decided that Lancaster needed some help in terms its homeless animal population as well as the number of animals that are put to sleep at the shelter each year.

  • Post 31 sweeps Dalzell Shaw

    Ernie Rowell
    For The Lancaster News
    The American Lancaster Post 31 senior team defeated Dalzell Shaw Post 175, 8-3, Sunday, July 14, at Harvey Eggleton Field.
    With the win, Post 31 advances to the second round of the playoffs.
    Post 31 jumped out to an early 4-0 lead. Lancaster scored four more runs late to put it away.
    Post 31 was lead by Dustin Eddins with three hits.
    Wyatt Duncan and  Trey Payne had two-run hits.

  • Cancelled race rescheduled for Saturday

    Michael Knight
    For The Lancaster News
    The Deal 1 Auto Sales Summer Slam, cancelled July 13 due to rain, has been rescheduled for Saturday, July 20.

  • Leaving a mark at USCL

    University of South Carolina Lancaster officials invited community members to leave their mark on Founders Hall, Friday, July 12, during a beam signing ceremony to celebrate another milestone in the long-awaited building’s construction.

    In all, nearly 100 people, including construction workers, county residents, students, business leaders and local and state politicians, joined with university officials to sign the last I-beam to be set in the 40,000-square-foot building’s steel frame.

  • There’s more to Sadie Phifer story, photo

    There is a lot more to the story and photo of Sarah “Sadie” Phifer than was told in the Sunday, July 13, edition of The Lancaster News and it needs to be clarified.

  • Lancaster Police release name of third robbery suspect

    The Lancaster Police Department has released the name of the third man sought in the armed robbery last week in the Walmart parking lot.

  • City to restart bidding for MJC repaving

    City officials are restarting the bidding process for repaving at the Municipal Justice Center.

  • Good advice from a pro

    The 2013 Dixie Majors State Baseball Tournament is underway in Lancaster this week.
    Eight teams from across the state are playing in the double elimination tournament that began Saturday, July 13, at Doomsday Corner.
    The winner of the tournament, which wraps up today, July 17, will advance to the Dixie Majors World Series in North Charleston later this month.  
    This is the second year in a row that Lancaster has been the host city.
    Lynn James, state director of Dixie Majors Baseball, is pleased that the tournament is back in Lancaster.  

  • County man to coach Barbados national team

    by Mac Banks/For The Lancaster News
    Indian Land resident Brian Good has a giant task ahead of him over the next three years – to lead the Barbados National Basketball Team to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.  
    Good, the men’s head basketball coach at Wingate University near Charlotte, has quietly lived in Indian Land over the past nine years while coaching at Queens University and now Wingate.
    A native of Indiana, Good moved to the area when he took over the Queens program in 2004.