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AUDIO: Camp Canaan close to full enrollment for first time

Camp Canaan is a non-profit entity in Rock Hill off the Catawba River that offers retreats, summer camps and adventures.  Matt Harmon has been the Interim Executive Director since November and said enrollment for activities and camps this summer have been off the chart. Harmon said at the end of December Camp Canaan became debt […]

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Rock Hill pizza worker slapped after delivery service failed

Police say a South Carolina man is accused of slapping a pizza worker after demanding a free pie.  Police reported that the employee told police that 35-year-old Kenneth Wayne Baker Jr. came into a Domino’s store in Rock Hill saying his pizza had not been delivered and telling workers he wanted a free replacement Wednesday. […]

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Rock Hill man tried to burn down dad’s York County home

Andrew Shane Griffis Jr., 20, is being held on $25,000 bond after being charged with arson as a result of an April 11th fire. He was arrested over the weekend. The fire happened at the home of Griffis’ father on Ridgecrest Drive, according to deputies. No injuries were reported. The fire caused $10,000 in damage, […]

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Rock Hill man climbs into the fire truck, honks horn during storm cleanup

Police in Rock Hill said a man was charged after he climbed up into a fire truck and blasted the horn during cleanup after Sunday’s storm, according to published reports. Police said Thomas Miller, 30, “only wanted to honk the horn.”  Officers were on College Avenue Extension around 9 p.m. Sunday after a tree fell […]

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Rock Hill man receives felony drug charges

Officers were called to a construction site on Quantz Street in Rock Hill on Saturday after reports of a man stealing from the site. Officers saw a man walking between construction vehicles and took him into custody. That man is Jeffrey Keith Schultz, 54, who was charged with possession of Ecstasy with intent to distribute, […]

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7 Dead In South Carolina Prison Riot

A South Carolina prisons spokesman says 7 inmates are dead and 17 others required outside medical attention after hours of fighting inside a maximum security prison. Prisons spokesman Jeff Taillon announced the grim outcome after State Law Enforcement Division agents helped secure Lee Correctional Institution around 3 a.m. Monday. Taillon said multiple inmate fights that […]

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Heavy storms hit South Carolina on Sunday

The National Weather Service office in Columbia confirmed that a tornado impacted the Midlands Sunday. It was a part of the severe weather to hit the area, that also included powerful winds and thunderstorms. A storm survey confirmed a tornado touchdown from Lexington to Irmo, NWS Columbia posted on Twitter. At the height of the […]

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