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Winthrop men’s tennis wins second consecutive Big South title

The Eagles were able to rally after dropping the first doubles match to win the doubles competition and seize the early 1-0 lead.

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FBI: York teen wanted to join ISIS and kill U.S. soldiers

Officials said the 16-year-old admitted he had been seduced by radical Islam. His family was from Syria.

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Gray Encourages Rock Hill Leaders During Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

Transformation Church Pastor and former NFL player Derwin Gray was the featured speaker at the annual Come-See-Me Mayor’s Prayer breakfast on Tuesday. The annual event was held at Westminster Presbyterian Church. Gray spoke about how leaders should follow Jesus’ Christ role as a servant leader. The 44-year-old pastor spoke of the scripture in which Christ […]

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York County passes first reading “by title only” of Knowledge Park tax plan

After months of consideration — and another 90 minute-closed session Monday, York County Council gave initial approval to a tax deal with the City of Rock Hill to fund infrastructure improvements in the Knowledge Park corridor. Council members voted 6 to 1, with council member Cox in the minority, to approve a “by title only” […]

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Heavy rains blamed for 150,000 gallon sewage overflow in Tega Cay

Another no-swim advisory is in effect for a portion of Lake Wylie near Tega Cay after an estimated 150,000 gallons of untreated sewage spilled into the lake this weekend, Tega Cay city manager Charlie Funderburk said Monday. Last week’s heavy rains — coupled with the weekend’s torrential downpours — were too much for the system, […]

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York County Council OK’s $1M draw from H-Tax fund for Clover aquatics center

It took about an hour of mostly civil discourse Monday, but York County Council approved a plan to spend $1 million from the county’s hospitality tax fund to help pay for a new aquatics center in Clover. In a split 4-3 vote, council members were hesitant to commit 20 percent of the roughly $5 million […]

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Fury-ous riders: Carowinds’ newest coaster latest to get stuck

Carowinds newest and tallest ride, Fury 325, was the latest attraction to the Carolinas’ park to become stuck mid-ride Saturday night. This marks the third time a ride at Carowinds has gotten stuck in three weeks. A Channel 9 viewer sent in photos showing Fury 325 stuck with people on board. A spokesperson for the […]

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