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York County Council gives initial approval to Lake Wylie overlay

The York County Council Monday night gave first-reading approval to an ordinance that would create an overlay district in Lake Wylie to limit growth. Councilman Bruce Henderson explains why he proposed the ordinance. “That would help protect the Lake, help slow the growth down, not stop it, so we can catch up with the traffic […]

Three Winthrop Women’s Basketball Players To Transfer

ROCK HILL SC—Winthrop women’s basketball head coach Kevin Cook has announced that Schaquilla Nunn, Aliyah Kilpatrick and Arianne Whitaker plan to transfer at the completion of the spring semester.

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Longtime priest at Rock Hill Oratory passes away

The oldest member of the Rock Hill Oratory has passed away at the age of 86. Father Joseph Wahl died Saturday. A vigil service for Wahl is scheduled for Friday at 6:00 p.m. at Saint Anne’s Church. A reception will follow in the Parish Hall. A Mass of the Christian Burial will take place at […]

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We May Not Be Out of the Storms Yet

A wet weekend is leading into a wet start to our week as forecasters expect more unsettled weather today and Tuesday, with a chance of thunderstorms each day before cooler and drier weather arrives later in the week. A flash flood warning was issued until late Sunday night for northern York and southwest Mecklenburg counties […]

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Flooding across York County

As a result of the overnight rains of Saturday night into Sunday, it may be harder to say where there’s not been flooding. Rock Hill City Police had to block off part of Dave Lyle Blvd Saturday night and still there were some motorists who did not heed the warnings. At one point, Tinsley Way […]

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Fire reported at Rock Hill’s Richmond Drive Elementary

Rock Hill police and the Rock Hill School district say students from Richmond Drive Elementary School can be picked up by parents or guardians at the Winthrop Coliseum. The district says everyone at the campus was evacuated when a roof caught fire about 1:45 this afternoon. Everyone is safe.  

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5th District Congressional Republicans elect delegates in Rock Hill

GOP members in the 5th congressional district in South Carolina Thursday elected three delegates and three alternates to represent the Palmetto State at this summer’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland, OH. Linda McCall of York County, Steven Blanton of Cherokee County and Sherry Smith of Sumter County received the most votes at the Holiday Inn […]

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