Gaffney, South Carolina

Patrick Gentry
September 26, 2018 - 11:00 am
The family of a South Carolina woman who fell down an elevator shaft to her death has been awarded a $600,000 settlement. Rae Gilmore was a volunteer and dealer at Blackhorse Antiques who was in her 70s in 2015. Cherokee County Coroner Dennis Fowler said she had called the freight elevator, but it...
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Seth Stokes
March 21, 2018 - 11:10 am
Are you a teenager looking for a challenging and exciting summer job? If so you may be interested in working for the National Park Service as a member of the Youth Conservation Corps at Cowpens National Battlefield (NB) and the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail.
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Patrick Gentry
February 19, 2018 - 3:44 pm
Officials have placed a fence topped with barbed wire around the iconic water tower in South Carolina that's painted like a peach. The general manager of the Gaffney Board of Public Works says the chain-link fence was put up earlier this month after a round of nighttime vandalism at the water tower...
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Patrick Gentry
February 19, 2018 - 1:34 pm
A South Carolina county is asking a court to order a hospital to continue emergency medical services that the hospital wants to end. The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reports Cherokee County has filed a motion for preliminary injunction to stop Mary Black Health System Gaffney from discontinuing...
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Lee Rogers
December 01, 2017 - 10:35 pm
An upstate child is dead and another injured after a dog attack Friday.
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Patrick Gentry
November 29, 2017 - 4:09 pm
Authorities say a man has been sentenced to five years in prison for using bombs to damage two South Carolina car washes. Federal prosecutors said 45-year-old Jeffrey Daily damaged the Chesnee Car Wash in October 2014 and the Oasis Car Wash in Gaffney in July 2015. Investigators say they searched...
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Patrick Gentry
May 04, 2017 - 3:56 pm
An upstate teacher wins the South Carolina Teacher of the Year award. Congratulations to Erin Fox who teaches English at Gaffney Senior High School. As part of the Teacher of the Year award program she receives $25,000 and gets to drive a new BMW for one year. Fox will serve as a roving ambassador...
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