Today's News

  • Buford’s Black signs with USCL

    Buford High School soccer standout Jesse Black loves to play the game.
    He’s getting a chance to extend his career on the pitch at the next level.
    Black, a three-year player at Buford High School, is taking his game to the University of South Carolina Lancaster to play for the Lancers.
    USCL has made a play to pad its soccer roster with local players and Black is the latest addition.
    He’s glad for the chance.

  • Record effort tops Rotary 5K

    A course record fell and a husband and wife rose to the occasion to highlight the Lancaster Rotary Club’s Run for Charity in the annual 5K road race at Lancaster High School on Saturday morning.
    Husband and wife runners Nathanael and Molly Williams swept first-ever top honors for the men’s and women’s races.
    Nathanael Williams also set a course record in the 5K race with a 15:46 for the overall win.
    Molly Williams, who posted a 19:26, was the overall female winner.

  • Carolina Chiropractic team wins Indian Land Rotary tournament

    The Carolina Chiropractic team captured the win in the annual Indian Land Rotary golf tournament at Carolina Lakes Golf Club on May 9.
    The winning team of Adam Bender, Adam Cooper, Damien Bourgeois and Dominic Piccirillo shot a 20-under 52 to capture the win in the captain’s choice tournament, which featured 24 teams.

  • Bruins spring practice
  • Jackets spring practice
  • News Briefs

    Republican party and SCGOP press conference

    The Lancaster County Republican Party and the SCGOP will hold a joint press conference at 11 a.m. May 23 at the Historic Courthouse, 104 N. Main St., Lancaster. The event is open to the public. 

    The LCGOP will host an executive committee meeting, also open to the public, at 7 p.m. at Mike William’s Builders, 1351 Charlotte Highway, Lancaster. Refreshments will be served. 

    City, county holiday closures

  • Column: University spends tax money meant for veterans’ care on bus, furniture

    Over the last four fiscal years, $1.4 million in tax dollars flowed through three state social-service agencies to an equestrian center operated by Lander University in Greenwood.
    But relatively little was spent to directly help S.C. citizens served by those state agencies. In fact, not one cent of $500,000 that the small, public liberal-arts school received last fiscal year was spent for a mandated veterans’ therapy program that was supposed to operate at the equestrian center but never was implemented.

  • Column: You might be shocked by how lively your library is

    When you walk into the Lancaster County Library on a Monday evening, you might see people carrying guitars to the meeting room, or you might hear faint music floating down the hall as participants learn South Carolina’s state dance – the shag.
    At a library? Absolutely!

  • Landrum wins Class AA state crown

    Landrum High School, ranked No. 1 in the final regular season SC Baseball Coaches Association state poll, proved its top diamond billing a bull’s-eye, winning the 2019 Class AA state baseball championship.
    The Landrum Cardinals, forced to a final game in the double-elimination Class AA Upper State championship series by Andrew Jackson High School, won the state title in two games.

  • ILHS fishing duo finishes strong in PBC field

    Indian Land High School students Christopher Daniels and Calvin Currie fished in the 2018-2019 Palmetto Boat Center High School Classic this past weekend and performed well on Lake Keowee in Pickens County.
    This was the high school state championship and determined the winning team overall for the season.
    Currie, an ILHS senior, and Daniels, a junior, compete with the York County High School Anglers team, which also includes team members from Clover, Fort Mill, Nation Ford and York High School.