Today's News

  • Man arrested after biting bar manager

    A Lancaster man led police officers on a foot chase moments after he bit a bar manager in the hand, according to a Lancaster Police Department incident report. 

    Ronnie James Dunn, 20, 2007 Great Falls Highway, was charged Feb. 27 with assault and battery, malicious injury to property and disorderly conduct. 

    Officers with the Lancaster Police Department came to the Carriage Inn Motel on North Main Street after 11 p.m. Feb. 27 in response to a call about someone hanging from the back of a moving pick-up truck. 

  • Three LMS races feature action aplenty



    The race area race fans were looking forward to all winter long was the Super Street Division at Lancaster Motor Speedway.

  • Lady Vols third in Lexington tourney



    Andrew Jackson captured third place in the Lexington Lady Wildcats Invitational, taking a 5-4 win over Class AAA’s top-rated Nation Ford High School on Saturday afternoon.

  • Annual martial arts tournament features action-packed competition



    The  38th Universal Martial Arts Championships, sponsored by Hanshi James White, featured an action-packed day at the Springdale Recreation Center on March 10.

  • You can't avoid the Madness



    Has March Madness taken hold with you yet?

  • Lancers smash Fire Ants

    The 13th-rated University of South Carolina Lancaster baseball team continued its dazzling diamond play, taking three of four games from the USC Sumter Fire Ants over the weekend.

    The 23-4 Lancers improved to 7-1 in National Junior College Athletic Association Region X play with the three wins, one in extra innings.

  • Christopher Ashley, 31

    Christopher Ashley, 31, died Saturday, March 17, 2012, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. A funeral service was Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at Beacon Baptist Church in Lancaster with the Rev. Doug Sehorne officiating. Interment will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery in Great Falls.

  • Big Thursday scholarships make impact on education

    Big Thursday of Lancaster Inc. brings together area University of South Carolina and Clemson supporters.
    When they leave, as strange as it may seem, both groups of backers are likely sporting smiles – toothy grins worth of a good day.
    The Big Thursday Scholarship Committee has produced plenty of big smiles over the last few years.
    The committee works to help county students who attend the University of South Carolina Lancaster and Clemson University.

  • Democratic propaganda is running amok in U.S.

    In his March 8 guest column, “Please don’t believe in everything the GOP says,” Tony Boswell attacks a previous guest column by Franklin Whittlesey, largely by leveling several accusations against Republicans.

  • Bruins honor winter stars

    Robert Howey
    Lancaster High School stars of the hoop, mat and cheer took center stage for the final time at the annual Bruins’ winter sports awards Wednesday night.
    The event, held in the school’s auditorium, was sponsored by the Lancaster Bruins Booster Club.
    LHS basketball star Sindarius Thornwell, regarded as the top junior player in the Palmetto State, led the hoops honorees.