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Small earthquake recorded in South Carolina

A small earthquake was recorded in the Upstate of South Carolina on Saturday morning. The 2.3 magnitude quake registered just outside of Monarch Mill, near Union, shortly after 7 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Mom of slain Peach Stand worker ‘living to bring honor to daughter’s life’

Less than a month ago, a South Carolina mother lost her daughter to senseless gunfire.  Karson Whitesell was shot and killed while working at the Peach Stand in Fort Mill on Jan. 23. Whitesell’s 20th birthday would have been on Sunday.  In Karson’s honor, friends and family released biodegradable balloons of various colors to represent […]

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York Co. suffering from teacher shortage

York County is feeling the sting of South Carolina’s teacher shortage.  Published reports say that Fort Mill schools are facing shortages in subjects like foreign language and special education. Rock Hill school officials said more teachers are leaving jobs than there are graduates to fill them.  Deans from six South Carolina colleges met in the […]

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Winthrop Wins 5th Straight With 79-64 Victory Over Longwood

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop placed five players in double-figures led by 16 points from Anders Broman in a 79-64 victory over Longwood, Sunday afternoon in the Winthrop Coliseum. WINTHROP (18-9, 12-4 BIG SOUTH)  SCORING LEADERS Anders Broman (16 points, 1 rebound, 1 assist) Josh Ferguson (13 points, 13 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 block, 1 steal) Xavier Cooks (13 points, 7 rebounds, […]

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AUDIO: Rock Hill School District reflects on Florida shooting

17 people were shot dead at a Florida high school on Wednesday when an expelled student entered the school with a gun.  Mychal Frost, spokesperson for the Rock Hill School District said whenever there is a school shooting the District will get together and discuss the event. Frost said at this time they will not […]

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AUDIO: State Rep. wants to stop texting while driving

State lawmakers continue discussions down in Columbia working on issues such as Santee Cooper and tax reform.  State Legislator Raye Felder said she wants to work on a resolution to driving while distracted. Felder said they will have to take a strong stand against operating a vehicle while on a mobile device and that could […]

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AUDIO: After battle with residents Rock Hill Walmart development stopped

After a long battle between Walmart and angry Rock Hill residents, a Walmart is no longer bringing a Neighborhood Market store to Celanese Road.  Walmart got the clearance to build the Neighborhood Market store in 2014. Yet, work at the site stopped months ago. Channel 9’s Greg Suskin said developers fought to cut down hundreds […]

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