Jane Harrison Claxton (ROEBUCK, S.C.)

ROEBUCK, S.C. - Jane Harrison Claxton, 67, of 1181 Walnut Grove Rd., died...AM, Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at Mt. Calvary Presbyterian Church in Roebuck. Father Frederick Holck will be officiating. The family will receive friends...

Mrs. Joann Daniel Cannon (ROEBUCK, S.C.)

ROEBUCK, S.C. - Linda Joann Daniel Cannon, 62, of 140 Sunset Avenue, died...husband, Kenneth Oliver Cannon of the home; two daughters, Donna Laizure of Roebuck, and Linda Lively of Thomson, Ga.; a son, David Hicks of Gaffney...

SC senator filibusters abortion bill over exceptions

...and other abortion opponents have sought and is ripping into his fellow anti-abortion activists.Sen. Lee Bright, R-Roebuck, on Thursday began filibustering a bill that would ban abortion past 19 weeks because he opposes a compromise that would provide...

Roebuck becomes third to announces bid for fellow Republican Graham's seat

...or (Sen.) John McCain's," State Sen. Lee Bright said in a conference calling announcing his campaign.Bright, of Roebuck, was first elected to the state Senate in 2008, and promoted his conservative credentials. In each of his three legislative...

The Way We Were: Store's lights 'waterfall' of colors

...week brought back more memories.In the photo the edge of the Lamar Building points to a corner store that once was Sears Roebuck, then later Penney's.The tower on the corner of the building had glass bricks with colored lights behind them, and the...

Business briefs

Sears, Roebuck cuts 22 percent of staff CHICAGO -Sears, Roebuck and Co. said Wednesday it is eliminating 4,900 salaried jobs, or about 22 percent of its salaried corporate and regional staff, over the next 18 months and revising its merchandise...

South Carolina Senate makes little progress on 3rd day of budget talks

...more people pay attention. If we can make it through a weekend, it gets more people to pay attention," said Bright, R-Roebuck.Little progress was made on the budget Wednesday. The Senate passed over a number of proposals. They did pass a study committee...

SC bill to allow concealed weapons without permit dies for year

...General Assembly's two-year session."Next year is an election year. I'm going to hold out hope," said Bright, R-Roebuck.The proposal to accept permits from Georgia residents might get discussion by senators after failing to pass the House...

Movie buffs bid on wax versions of Hollywood icons

BUENA PARK, Calif. - Daniel Roebuck went to the Movieland Wax Museum with a goal in mind: "I want their Frankenstein to live in my house." Roebuck, a 43-year-old Los Angeles actor, writer and monster buff, joined about 400 other movie...

Bounces go Aiken's way

ROEBUCK, S.C. - Football is often a game of bounces. Friday at Dorman, the two biggest ones went Aiken's way. The breaks gave...

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