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York Co. launches new mobile app

York County launched their new mobile app yesterday.  The new tool will provide quick access to County Council agendas, County staff and services. It will also help County citizens stay informed regarding county government activities and projects as well as make online payments.  County Manager Bill Shanahan said this is part of a communications goal […]

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K-Mart site on Cherry Road closing, site will be turned into mixed-use center

The K-Mart on Cherry Road in Rock Hill will be closing with plans to turn the 12–acre site into a mini mixed-use center.  According to the Charlotte Business Journal, Madison Capital Group out of Charlotte bought the site and building for 6-million dollars and it will be converted into a Go-Store-It storage center. Ryan Hanks, […]

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AUDIO: City Girls one of three new inductees into Freedom Walkway Local Heroes Program

The Palmetto Room was full last night as 3 new people or group’s of people were inducted into the Freedom Walkway Local Heroes Program.  Gladys Robinson is a member of the Freedom Walkway Committee and introduced the City Girls. The City Girls were a group of women who played a vital role in the fight […]

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AUDIO: Winthrop President Dan Mahony delivers State of the Community address

Winthrop University President Dan Mahony delivered the State of the University address yesterday morning.  This was Mahony’s second update on the Winthrop plan which guides the university through 2025 with initiatives to drive enrollment, retention, student success, diversity and fundraising. Mahony said they are continuing to focus on the improvement of their graduation rates. The […]

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AUDIO: Keystone hosts first of two York Co. opioid summits

The first of two York County Opioid Summits were held last night at Dutchman Creek Middle School.  Bob Norwood Executive Director for the York County All on Board Coalition said he hoped the summit was both informational and inspirational. Rock Hill Police Chief Chris Watts along with York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson were present to […]

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AUDIO: County Council holds discussion regarding solar farms

York County Council held a discussion last night regarding how to handle the zoning of solar farms.  There are business looking to locate a solar farm within the County, but there is currently no zoning ordinance that allows a solar farm.  Councilman Michael Johnson thinks this could be an easy fix. County Manager Bill Shanahan […]

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AUDIO: Lee said closing of MOX site in Aiken Co. ‘Didn’t have to end this way’

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