WWII reenactor Steve Briola of Goodell and his restored 1943 Willys MB jeep. The photo was taken on Memorial Day at Klemme following a short observance of the holiday at the Ell Township Cemetery. Rebecca Peter | The Leader
07/01/2020 - 5:13pm
GOODELL - It’s been 75 years since the end of World War II in 1945. The heroic veterans who served during that era in the European and Pacific Theaters of Operation grow fewer with each passing day. Steve Briola, rural Goodell, wants to keep the...


06/17/2020 - 11:54am
This week’s topic: Please don’t make them regret bringing sports back. Hey everybody, sports are officially back in Hancock County. By the time this is published both West Hancock and GHV boys and girls will have played at least one game and will be...


Sam Wood, GHV, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura, Cardinals, Baseball
Sam Wood slings the ball from the pitcher's mound. Rick Ermer photo.
07/01/2020 - 4:19pm
The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura baseball team went 3-1 in the second week of action. The Cardinals capped off the week with a 16-8 win over Class 1A No. 5 Newman Catholic in Garner on Saturday. It was GHV’s first victory over the Knights since 2000,...


Candice S. Ruppert
07/04/2020 - 3:46pm
Candice Susan Ruppert, 69, of Summerville, wife of Troy Ruppert, passed away on Monday, June 29, 2020 at Rainey Hospice House in Anderson, SC. Family and friends are invited to attend her visitation on Monday, July 6, 2020 from 12 o’clock to 2 o’...

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