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Vietnam Veteran Memorial replica opens in Fort Mill Oct. 16

Flanked by the rumbling engines of the Rolling Thunder motorcycle club, a half-sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington arrived in Fort Mill Tuesday afternoon. It’s called the ‘Wall that Heals,’ and has been to 350 cities across the country since its construction in 1996. The 250-foot replica is designed to bring the […]

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Severe weather threat cancels Tuesday afternoon, evening activities

The threat of severe weather this afternoon has led school district leaders in most districts across York County to cancel all after-school activities. Activities in Clover Fort Mill, Rock Hill and York schools have been cancelled at the district level. Lancaster County after school activities have been cancelled as well. After school activities in Chester […]

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Palmetto Mornings: 10/13/14 In search of the news sounder

WRHI updated some of its imaging over the weekend and someone forgot to send a memo to the morning crew. Chuck, Freddi and Mike embarked on a search for it live on the air Monday.   Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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High School Football: Week 7 final scores

Final scores from high school football games across the OTS Sports Network and the Carolinas. Fort Mill 67 Nation Ford 38 Gaffney 13 #9 York 38 Clover 21 Rock Hill 14 Chester 24 South Pointe 44 Clinton 12 Lancaster 13 Lewisville 13 Lamar 56 #1 Byrnes 49 Riverside 14 #2 Dorman 28 Spartanburg 35 #3 Goose […]

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Court date for Executive Inn owner rescheduled to November 11

With today’s deadline for all 50 or so residents of Rock Hill’s Executive Inn to leave their rooms and move somewhere else, city officials have agreed to extend the hotel owner’s court date. Punam Patel, the current owner of the 50-year-old motel, was extended a continuance to his October 14 court date. He is now […]

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Winthrop trustees name presidential search committee

Winthrop University’s Board of Trustees has announced the search committee that will take the lead in the next phase of the process to identify candidates for the eleventh president. The members of the committee are Kathy Bigham (chair), John Bird (co-chair), Karl Folkens, Tim Hopkins, Glenn McCalll Janet Smalley, Sue Smith-Rex and Scott Talley. “I […]

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City squints at plan to revitalize Cherry Road corridor

“We don’t want our road to turn into another Independence Boulevard,” they will say. “We don’t want this street to become the next Cherry Road.” Stop and talk to anyone in urban planning or development in York or Lancaster counties — be it Fort Mill, Tega Cay, Indian Land or even Rock Hill — and […]

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