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DHEC says fox exposed person to rabies in western York County

The Department of Health and Environmental Control says a person is undergoing preventive treatment after being exposed to a rabid fox in the Sharon area of York County. DHEC says the fox came out from beneath the victim’s car and attacked that person Sunday. The fox subsequently tested positive for rabies. Sandra Craig with DHEC’s […]

Savor the Flavor attracts more than 300 at Fountain Park Thursday

Several hundred people turned out at Rock Hill’s Fountain Park near downtown Thursday for the Savor the Flavor event to benefit the York County Disabilities Foundation. Event organizer Alice Davis says she put a cap on attendance at 325, and it was a sellout. Davis recalls telling vendors that “it’s going to be a popular […]

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Two-state chase leads to three arrests early this morning in Ft. Mill

The York County Sheriff’s Office says three people are in custody following a carjacking, chase and standoff that began in Charlotte late Thursday night and ended in Fort Mill early this morning. The sheriff’s office says a deputy fired one round at the vehicle, which then narrowly missed hitting the deputy and sped off until […]

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SLED investigating fatal shooting involving Lancaster Co. deputy

Sources have told WSOC-TV reporter Greg Suskin one person has died.

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South Pointe, Ebinport students paint Main Street Mural

With the end of the school year quickly¬†approaching — 28 students from South Pointe High School and Ebinport Elementary spent the afternoon painting a new mural on the site of the former Woolworth building in downtown Rock Hill. The mural sits on what is, for now, a wooden facade masking an empty lot where the […]

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Nobody hurt when local YMCA tour bus catches fire on I-77

The Upper Palmetto YMCA says its tour bus with only a driver on board caught fire and became engulfed in flames late this morning during a return trip from Charlotte after receiving regular maintenance. Nobody was injured. Southbound traffic was backed up on I-77 from the Gold Hill Road area. YMCA officials say this is […]

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Republican presidential hopefuls visiting York County Friday, Saturday

Two Republican presidential hopefuls are visiting York County over the next two days. Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is scheduled to speak Friday afternoon at 1:00 at the Palmetto Room on East Main Street in Rock Hill. Meanwhile, former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum is set to hold a roundtable discussion with local officials Saturday afternoon at […]

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