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Final green light given to project that could bring 2900 homes to Fort Mill

The Fort Mill Town Council Monday night gave unanimous final approval that will allow the family of former Congressman John Spratt to sell 700 acres of property for a proposed mixed use development. The project could involve 2900 homes being built on Spratt Street at Fort Mill Parkway. The project would be built in Councilman […]

York Co. Council takes another step toward possible four-year terms

The York County Council is one vote away from allowing voters to decide whether council members should continue serving two-year terms, or instead serve four-year staggered terms. York County is one of just two counties in South Carolina that select every council member every two years. County Council Chairman Britt Blackwell says the issue that’s […]

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Rock Hill City Council delays a vote on higher impact fees

After a prominent developer called them astronomical Monday night, the Rock Hill City Council deferred a vote on increasing water, wastewater and fire impact fees on new commercial development. Developer Warren Norman spoke to the council on behalf of the development community. “It doesn’t appear that there’s been a whole lot of research done on […]

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WRHI Named Finalist For Statewide Radio Station Of The Year For 11th Time

The staff and stations of the OTS Media Group has been named a finalist for 7 coveted awards from the S.C. Broadcasters Association’s Annual Statewide awards for the Best of the Best in South Carolina. Each year, the association  gives awards to the top radio and television stations in the entire state. OTS has the […]

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Watson delivers baskets and totes to pediatric patients at PMC

Former Northwestern High School star and current Baltimore Ravens Tight End Ben Watson delivered baskets and totes to three pediatric patients at Piedmont Medical Center this morning. The gift baskets were delivered to 12-year-old Kylie Donaldson, 15-year-old Kelsey Baker and one-month old Linkyn Funderburk. Nationwide more than 5000 baskets and totes have been delivered this […]

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Bond denied for man who shot at Rock Hill police before fleeing

Rock Hill police Friday arrested the man who shot at two officers last week while they were chasing him on foot. One officer returned fire, but the man jumped a fence and eluded authorities. Police spokesman Mark Bollinger says 46-year-old John Ernest Perry Jr. was taken into custody in Fairfield County without incident with the […]

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Gavin Joins NBA’s Orlando Magic For 2016 Summer League

ROCK HILL, SC— Former Winthrop men’s basketball standout Jimmy Gavin signed a contract to play with the NBA’s Orlando Magic for the 2016 summer league. Gavin, who worked out for the Orlando on May 20th in a pre-draft workout, signed with the Magic following Thursday’s NBA Draft. Gavin has been working tirelessly to prepare for […]

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