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Mahony disturbed by vandalism at Winthrop University’s Tillman Hall

Vandalism has struck the Winthrop campus. University President Dan Mahony sent a note to school officials today telling them that at about 9:30 this morning, someone wrote “violence racist” in red paint on the portrait of former Governor Ben Tillman on Tillman Hall. Mahony says Tillman was inarguably a racist, but that does not justify […]

Straight Talk: 07/02/15 Jimmy Bagley

Rock Hill deputy county manager Jimmy Bagley joins Manning Kimmel on Straight Talk. Bagley discusses the history of the city’s use of power generated by the Catawba Nuclear Station for its customers. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/ST-2015-07-02.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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Closeup: 07/02/15 Lt. Ray Dixon

Lt. Ray Dixon with the Fort Mill Police Department joins Patti Mercer on Closeup Fort Mill Tega Cay, where he discusses the Do the Right Thing program. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/CU-2015-07-02.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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Lancaster Co. sheriff wants more officers in rapidly-growing area

Lancaster County Sheriff Barry Faile says enhanced law enforcement efforts are needed in the Indian Land community. Faile says he needs more deputies in that area to respond to calls and regulate traffic. He says he needs to keep response times in Indian Land to a minimum. Faile says investigators need to be permanently assigned […]

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Audit finds diversion of CHF funds, but criminal charges unlikely

York County Council Chairman Britt Blackwell says criminal charges are not likely to be filed after a forensic audit of York County’s Culture and Heritage Foundation’s finances discovered issues in their record keeping. The county issued a statement Wednesday noting that the firm Greer Walker of Charlotte found that the foundation had put $800,000 towards […]

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Chester police chief resigns to take security job at local schools

Chester police chief Andre Williams has resigned, telling Channel 9’s Greg Suskin that it is time to move on. He will work for the school district as a liaison between the Chester County school system and the new private company taking over school security. Williams’ title will be director of security for Chester County Schools.

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Straight Talk: 07/01/15 Ben Boyles and Sonja Burris

Ben Boyles, co-chair of the Ag + Art Tour and Sonja Burris, spokeswoman for the Rock Hill York County Convention and Visitors Bureau, join Manning Kimmel on Straight Talk. The guests provide a recap of this year’s Ag + Art Tour this past weekend. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/ST-2015-07-01.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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