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Ex-Winthrop president starts move-out of President’s House

Former Winthrop University president Jamie Comstock Williamson and her husband Larry made a brief visit to the school’s campus Wednesday. Acting Winthrop president Debra Boyd confirmed that Williamson had e-mailed her in advance, informing her of a pending visit to pack some of the former first couple’s belongings. Still photographs of the Williamson couple and […]

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Sheriff’s Foundation helps tackle school supply needs

Each year, thousand of children walk through the doors of York School District One’s facilities. Throughout his travels, schools superintendent Vernon Prosser sees many of them dressed in new clothes with new school supplies, backpacks and shoes. But some children, Prosser admits, aren’t adequately prepared for class. More than half — 60.4 percent — of […]

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Rock Hill neighborhoods band together for National Night Out

Often a swarm of police cars, fire trucks and city vehicles in a neighborhood can be signs of a tragedy. But Tuesday night across Rock Hill – that could not have been any further from the truth. As a part of the National Association of Town Watch’s National Night Out program, local leaders once gain added a Rock […]

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Viral Video: “Apparently” This Kid is Awesome

Noah Ritter of Wilkes-Barre, Penn. steals the show on live television from a local reporter covering a county fair.

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National Night Out events for Tuesday, August 5

Each August, thousands of cities and towns across the nation take part in National Night Out, a program organized through the National Association of Town Watch. On the first Tuesday of August, communities are encouraged to take part in block parties, social events and cookouts designed to bring citizens together and take a stand for […]

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Second Home South store to open at Rock Hill Galleria mall

York County-based Home South will expand its footprint with a new 30,000 square-foot location at the Rock Hill Galleria mall this year. Mall management Monday confirmed the store’s parent company, which once operated a Carolina Pottery store on Carowinds Blvd., will again have a retail presence in York County. “We are thrilled to be opening […]

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Electrical fire closes Rock Hill eatery indefinitely

An electrical fire Monday morning has temporarily closed The Yolk Cafe on Mount Gallant Road. The Yolk opened in 2012 and has a small — but growing — online audience of nearly 2,500 Facebook fans. But the restaurant’s owners posted on their Facebook page Monday, “We just had a major electrical fire and will not […]

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