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York mayor scolds council for approving immediate pay increases

York Mayor Eddie Lee is speaking out today about a series of raises for city council, the mayor pro tem, and ultimately for himself. Council this week voted to approve the approximate 11 percent increases, which amount to $557 more for council members, $657 more for the mayor pro tem and $985 for the mayor. […]

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Business Rock Hill: 08/13/14 The TI at Knowledge Park

Rock Hill’s Technology Incubator turns one year old this summer. Director David Warner explains some of the lessons he’s learned over he last twelve months and the center’s plans for the future.

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Rock Hill secures spot as host site for 2015 BMX World Cup Finals

Rock Hill has landed yet another major amateur sports tournament — the second in a row at the yet-to-be-opened BMX Supercross Track on the Riverwalk campus. The event, coming September 25-26, 2015, will bring 200 athletes from across and another 5,000 spectators to Rock Hill for the weekend tournament. The 2015 event in Rock Hill […]

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Gallery: First glimpses of the Novant Health BMX Supercross track

While construction is still underway, WRHI got an up-close and personal look at the brand new Novant Health BMX Supercross track at the Riverwalk in Rock Hill. The facility will open August 23 and will be the host to the 2015 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup Finals. The event is expected to attract 200 athletes […]

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Rock Hill council OK’s $50k in economic incentives

Two privately-funded construction projects within the confines of Rock Hill’s Old Town District have been awarded economic incentive grants to pay for thousands of dollars in city fees. Rock Hill City Council approved the grants Monday with little discussion, awarding $6,843 in funds to offset permitting and review fees for the AME Zion Conference Center […]

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GALLERY: Off-leash Dog Venue now open at Rock Hill’s Spencer Park

The City of Rock Hill’s first-ever Dog Venue opened Saturday morning at Rock Hill’s Spencer Park. More than 50 dogs led their owners to the site  just outside of downtown Rock Hill. The Rock Hill Dog Club, a major driving force behind the new venue, shared a gallery of photos with WRHI from the grand opening. […]

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Business Rock Hill: 8/6/14 ZipStream residential rollout

This week, we hear from Comporium Communications’ Matt Dosch on the company’s next round of plans to roll out gigabit internet service to 125 neighborhoods in York and Lancaster counties.

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