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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 […]

Rock Hill Bans Smoking From Public Parks

City Council has passed an ordinance that bans smoking, including E-cigarettes, in the public parks of Rock Hill. The ordinance passed its first reading two weeks ago, but not without some debate among the council members. Tonight there was still disagreement, but no discussion as it passed with a vote of 4-2. .

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Football City, USA Sends Five To 80th Annual Shrine Bowl

Five area football stars will represent the area in the the 80th annual Shrine Bowl.  Rock Hill High’s Kentrell Hicks, Northwestern teammates Jerry Howard and Gage Moloney in addition to South Pointe teammates Ken’Darius Frederick and Bryson Cooper.  The two selections from Northwestern were the 4th straight year that the Trojans had the maximum number […]

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Closeup: 09/20/16: Pam Martin and Don Elliot

Pam Martin, and Don Elliot, candidates for the Fort Mill school board join Patti Mercer on Straight Talk to discuss issues in the Fort Mill school district. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/CU-2016-09-20.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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York Tech Closes Rock Hill Campus Due to Road Rage Incident

The Rock Hill Police Department is investigating a road rage incident between two York Tech students that started off campus and ended on its Rock Hill campus. According to Mark Bollinger, Public Information Officer with the Rock Hill Police Department there was a confrontation between two students who knew each other. York Tech got wind […]

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Winthrop President Outlines Schools Strategic Plan Through 2025

Winthrop President Dan Mahony gave his State of the University speech today in the Byrnes auditorium on campus where he outlined the strategic plan for the campus through 2025. The plan that has been decided on has 5 strategic objectives and uses metrics to determine where the school is every year on achieving those strategies […]

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Charges Dropped Against Former Clemson QB

Charges from a July bar incident were dropped Tuesday against former Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd. Boyd was arrested earlier this month and charged with assault and battery, according to Greenville police.  According to the report he was told by a door man at a bar that he could not  due to it being at full […]

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