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Business Rock Hill: 04/01/15 YP EDGE

The York County Regional Chamber rolls out a new affinity group catering to young professionals.

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Habitat for Humanity launches neighborhood revitalization effort

Across the country, Habitat for Humanity is likely best known for its programs building new homes low-income families. But in recent months, the non-profit’s York County chapter has launched a new program aimed at helping existing homeowners facing financial struggles with capital projects inside their own homes. Calling it a ‘neighborhood revitalization’ effort, development director […]

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Executive Inn demolition underway

The day before an original April 1 deadline loomed for the former Executive Inn in Rock Hill to be completely demolished, construction crews started work tearing down the Anderson Road motel that’s stood for decades. Issues surrounding the removal of asbestos delayed the demolition efforts, which prompted the City of Rock Hill to bypass the […]

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Business Rock Hill: 03/25/15 Marketing the Knowledge Park

Rock Hill’s Economic Development Corporation has hired a marketing firm to sell the Knowledge Park plan to both locally and on a national level.  

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Clover High named runner-up for “Palmetto’s Finest” award

Clover High School fell short for the second consecutive year in its quest to be named Palmetto’s Finest. Chapin High School edged out Clover High and St. James High School of Horry County for the award. While the result was not what students and school officials hoped for there is much to celebrate, and district […]

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Rock Hill man fires at cop, leads midnight foot chase

Authorities from across the state spent several hours Monday night chasing a Rock Hill man after he fled from a traffic stop and fired on an officer chasing him. Sargent Tony Breeden, a 20-year veteran of the department stopped a car for speeding around 10:20 p.m. Monday on Heckle Blvd. One of the passengers, 30-year-old […]

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House fire, explosion and fallen brick wall injures 2 firefighters

Two volunteer firefighters are recovering from their injuries after a brick wall “toppled over” on top of them while the two were spraying water on a fire Monday afternoon outside Rock Hill. Multiple fire departments were dispatched to the Volunteer Road home at 4:12 p.m. Monday after a man reported flames inside his father’s home. Firefighters […]

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