Today's News

  • Vast reservoir almost ready

    VAN WYCK – A joint venture between Lancaster County and Union County, N.C., has nearly completed a colossal new reservoir that increases the counties’ water-storage capacity tenfold – to 1 billion gallons.
    More than a decade in the making, the $50 million project will gird the counties for explosive growth, protect them against drought and contamination, and meet stricter regulations for water plants along the Catawba River.

  • Warriors capture KLS titles

    Indian Land High School ran away with the titles in the 13th annual KLS Running for Ryan Lancaster County track meet at the Lancaster High School track on Saturday afternoon.
    The Lady Warriors topped the girls field with 116 points on 10 first-place finishes.
    Buford’s girls followed with 52 points, with Andrew Jackson at 39.5 points and host Lancaster with 35.5 points.

  • Vols blanks GCA, 3-0

    The Andrew Jackson Volunteers boys soccer team notched a 3-0 win over Gray Collegiate Academy in prep soccer on Saturday at Manchester Meadows in Rock Hill.
    AJ senior Avery Funderburk scored two goals and Jared Truesdale tallied a goal in the AJ win.
    Tyler Williams, in goal, posted 16 saves in an outstanding effort by the AJ Vols team.
    Bruins win
    The Lancaster Bruins posted a 5-3 Region III-AAAA win over Westwood High School on Friday night.
    The Bruins’ win gave LHS sole possession of second place in region play.

  • Lancers fall to Stingers

    The University of South Carolina Lancaster Lancers dropped four games in Region X baseball play at Florence Darlington Technical College over the weekend.
    The Lancers, 24-12, 10-10 in region play, fell twice on Saturday and lost a pair Sunday.
    In the nightcap Sunday, the Lancers dropped an 8-2 loss to the FDTC Stingers.
    Michael Nunez hurled four innings, allowing six earned runs with a strikeout.
    Johnny Watts had two hits, including a double, and drove in a run. Walker McDowell also had two hits in the game.

  • Warriors cap unbeaten region season for title

    Indian Land High School wrapped up its second straight Region IV-AAA baseball crown with two wins over Keenan High School on Thursday night.
    The Warriors, 8-0 in region play for the second straight season, prevailed over Keenan, 15-0, 13-2.
    In the 15-0 win over the KHS Raiders, Adam Morrison had a hit, four RBIs, a walk and scored a run.
    Chase Dougherty drilled a double, drove in a run, scored twice and had two walks.
    Lawson Otte had a hit, two RBIs and scored twice.
    Brayden Small supplied a hit and two RBIs.

  • Banal returns home to win Fuel Race thriller Saturday night

    Driver Steve Banal returned to his home track to win the Fuel Late Model Series race Saturday night at Lancaster Motor Speedway.
    Banal, at the drop of the green flag, sprinted to the lead of the City Chevrolet main event.
    Willie Milliken quickly slid by Shaun Harrell for second as the top three opened up some space between themselves and the rest of the field.

  • County under severe thunderstorm watch

    The National Weather Service office in Columbia has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Lancaster County until 10 p.m. Monday.
    A severe thunderstorm watch means conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms.
    According to the National Weather Service, hail up to 1 inch in diameter, heavy rains, wind gusts of more than 60 mph and dangerous lightning are possible.

  • Bruins tennis team wins

    Lancaster High School Bruins tennis team downed Westwood High School, 5-1 in LHS’s last region match in regular-season play.
    The Bruins swept the singles in posting the win.
    Isaac Thomas (L) defeated Alex Winslow (W), 6-2, 6-1.
    Brevon McKinney (L) defeated  Khameron Evans (W), 6-0, 6-1.
    Connor Parman (L) defeated Hardik Marlapudi (W), 6-3, 6-0
    Jakob Sapp (L) defeated Breenan Davis (W), 6-0, 6-1.
    Alex Barton (L) defeated Christian Williams (W), 5-7, 6-1 tiebreaker (10-6).

  • Warriors post wins over Cougars, Bruins

    The Indian Land High School boys soccer team improved to 12-4 overall with a pair of wins over Class AAAA foes this week.
    The Warriors blanked York High School, 3-0 on Wednesday night as John Fosu, Jordan Perry and Chukwuzam Idehem each tallied a goal.
    Addison Guild and Brandon Sanchez each had an assist.
    Gabe Burris had seven saves in the ILHS win.
    On Monday, Indian Land took a 4-2 win over Lancaster High School at Memorial Stadium.

  • Faith Funderburke Realty Super Stock Shootout

    Big races keep coming at Lancaster Motor Speedway under track co-promoters Shannon Munn and Eric Caskey.
    Munn and Caskey have put LMS back on the map not just in the Carolinas dirt racing scene, but across the country with big races produced every Saturday night at the half-mile oval.
    Track action Saturday features the Super Stock Division  Faith Funderburke Realty putting on the Faith Funderburke Realty Super Stock Shootout.