Home » Archives by category » News » Local News (Page 2)

SC-DHEC announces lowest single day increase in COVID-19 cases since June 17

The 718 new cases of the coronavirus reported by SC-DHEC on Monday was the lowest single day increase since June 17th (561). The last time less than 1,000 cases were reported in a single day was July 7th (934). 21 of the cases were from York County, 18 were from Lancaster County and 6 were […]

Read More

Phase 1 of Catawba casino expected to cost $100 million

Phase 1 of development on a new Vegas style casino owned by the Catawba Indian Nation is expected to open in 2021 and will cost up to 100 million dollars, according to the Charlotte Business Journal. The first phase is expected to include 1,300 slot machines along with restaurants and outlets. The total project will […]

Read More

Major changes, job cuts coming to Rock Hill manufacturer

Major changes are coming to Rock Hill-based 3D Systems Corp. On Wednesday, the additive manufacturer released its second-quarter earnings as scheduled, but also disclosed plans for restructuring and a new focus in terms of target industries. New CEO Jeffrey Graves, who took over in May, said the company is aiming to reduce its operating costs […]

Read More

AUDIO: 5.1 magnitude North Carolina earthquake felt in York County

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

Read More

AUDIO: Rock Hill hosts nationally televised cornhole tournament

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

Read More

AUDIO: Climer calls for Winthrop to follow it’s motto in dealings with retired library dean

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

Read More

Early Morning NC Earthquake Shakes Rock Hill

A 5.1 earthquake shook several states Sunday morning including York County. The National Weather Service reported the earthquake was the strongest to hit North Carolina since 1916, when a 5.2 quake hit near Skyland, North Carolina. The Sunday morning earthquake hit near Sparta, North Carolina shortly after 8am. It was the second of two earthquakes […]

Read More