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Latest Winthrop Poll Says “Trump By a Hair”

According to the latest Winthrop Poll, Donald Trump has a lead among South Carolina voters, but his numbers still lag behind the performance of previous Republican presidential candidates in the state. The poll, which was conducted between Sept. 18-26, ending before Monday’s first presidential debate, found that Trump was preferred by 42% of likely voters […]

SC Circuit Judge, Winthrop Graduate Loses Battle With Cancer

39 year old Tanya Gee, an S.C. circuit judge  has died after a long battle with cancer. Judge Gee leaves two children and her husband, Chris Koon, who announced the death in a message to a large community of friends and family who had been supporting the family throughout her illness. She graduated from Winthrop […]

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Straight Talk: 09/28/16 Stephen Turner and Grazier Rhea

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Construction To Begin For Celriver Legacy Project

The Celriver Legacy Plaza, to be located in Rock Hill’s new Riverwalk Development, has announced that they are moving forward to construction after approximately $290,000 was raised. These gifts and pledges were received from 176 donors over the last 18 months. The Celriver Legacy Plaza will be located beside the Riverwalk YMCA, just in front […]

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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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