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Concerned Black Men of Rock Hill Host Community Forum

A forum was held Tuesday night entitled “Does White Privilege Exist?” that was free and open to the public at the Old Pix Theater on Oakland Avenue in Rock Hill. The forum featured a group of noted panelists including State Representative Ralph Norman. Brad Rawlinson of Concerned Black Men of Rock Hill who organized and […]

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Winthrop Hires Dr. Renae Myles As Senior Associate AD For Internal Operations

ROCK HILL, SC —Winthrop Director of Athletics, Dr. Ken Halpin, announced Wednesday the hiring of Dr. Renae Myles as Senior Associate Athletic Director for Internal Operations, Chief Operating Officer, and Senior Woman Administrator.  She will begin her duties on October 3. “I am thrilled to have someone with Dr. Myles’ experience joining our team,” said […]

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Planes based in Rock Hill-York County Airport will see Increased Fees

Stephen Gould, Director of the Rock Hill-York County airport, came before city council Monday night to propose an increase in fees for planes based out of their airport. The proposal passed city council with a unanimous vote. This is the first time the fees have ever been raised

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York County announces Pets and Vets

Pets and Vets is a new animal shelter program that partners with the York County Animal Shelter that waives the pet adoption fee for active duty, retired or honorably discharged veterans The adoption fee includes spaying or neutering, microchip and vaccinations. The veterans do not have to be from York County, but will be required […]

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OTS Sports Statewide HSFB Poll: Week 6

OTS Sports Network Statewide Poll (Week 6) 1.Dutch Fork (12) 2.South Pointe 3.Northwestern (2) 4.Fort Dorchester 5.Boiling Springs 6.Spartanburg 7.Dillon 8.Myrtle Beach 9.Hartsville 10.Westside (First place votes in parentheses) Others receiving votes: Gaffney, Ridgeview, Nation Ford, Clover, Chester, Lamar, Abbeville. The OTS Statewide Poll is voted on by: Chris Miller, Robert Earl Carter, Gene Knight, Scott […]

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Council Passes Ordinance For 350 Million Dollar Utilities Plan

Passing an expensive ordinance certainly doesn’t come without any pushback as was the case Monday night at Rock Hill’s City Council meeting, where the council passed a 10-year 350-million dollar ordinance to improve Rock Hill utilities. The utilities included in the plan are water, wastewater and electric. A 105-million dollar bond was approved in order to […]

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Rock Hill Schools Superintendent Gets Contract Extension

Rock Hill School’s Superintendent Kelly Pew has received a contract extension through June of 2020. The board reviewed Pew’s performance from the 2015 and 2016 school year at The Board of Trustees of Rock Hill School District meeting Monday night. The board was pleased with Pew’s performance stating they ‘believe in the organizational changes, plans […]

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