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Victim of latest lake Wylie drowning identified, surviving boater charged

Search teams recovered the body of a missing boater from Lake Wylie early Thursday morning, and police charged a woman with boating under the influence in connection with the death. Emergency crews were on the lake at 8:00 a.m. to resume their search for the boater, who officials say fell overboard Wednesday night. He’s been […]

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Lancaster authorities looking for man who robbed Grocery store

The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office is seeking an armed robbery suspect. Deputies were dispatched to the North Corner Grocery early Tuesday afternoon after a report of a robbery at gunpoint. An employee who was at the register when the gunman walked in says he came in from a side door, walked around behind the counter, […]

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Both suspects in fireworks’ attack on dogs in Rock Hill now in custody

Rock Hill police have now arrested both men wanted in connection with the ill treatment of three dogs on State Street. Police spokesman Mark Bollinger says detectives saw video evidence the suspects were throwing fireworks at the three dogs while they were chained and unable to flee. Bollinger says 25-year-old Tevin Anderson has been arrested […]

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Work continues on Rock Hill’s eastern downtown fountain that’s been down

We have an update now on the fountain in downtown Rock Hill, which had to be cut off several months ago for repairs. Deputy city manager Jimmy Bagley says the structure has been excavated all the way down almost to the last layer of piping. “Once that is complete then they’ll be able to move […]

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One drowning in Lake Wylie, another person missing after falling from boat

First responders were on the scene of a water rescue on Lake Wylie early this morning. There was a separate drowning near Allison Creek. Emergency officials were called to Barksdale Lane, near the Buster Boyd Bridge, just before 9:00 a.m. after receiving reports that a person who had jumped in the water did not resurface. […]

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Man sentenced to life after jury convicts him in councilman’s death

The man charged with murder in the November 2014 shooting death of Chester City Councilman Odell Williams was sentenced to life in prison Thursday after a Fairfield County jury took less than two hours to convict him. 20-year-old Christopher Moore is one of five men charged in Williams death in Chester. The same case ended […]

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Fort Mill Southern Bypass now open for vehicles following ribbon-cutting

The ribbon was officially cut Thursday on the Fort Mill Southern Bypass, a Pennies for Progress project that started in 2012. The first phase of the highway stretches from Fort Mill Parkway to Doby’s Bridge Road and Holbrook Road. The second phase connects Doby’s Bridge Road and Highway 160 near Springfield Parkway. Drivers such as […]

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