A man has been flown to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte after falling from a roof in the Riverwalk Development of Rock Hill. Channel 9’s Greg Suskin reports that the man fell 30-35′ and suffered severe injuries, though they are not believed to be life threatening. Check back for more details.
Legal battles appear to be nowhere near over for Bryan Saunders and the Phat Bottom Speedway in western York County. York County Council Tuesday night approved a zoning request for Saunders’ 15-acre property off John McCarter Road. The new zoning, AGC-I allows for a lawnmower racing track. But while zoning rules may be in Saunders’ favor, neighbors […]
A lengthy legal suit over 300 acres of donated land may soon be coming to an end. York County Council Tuesday approved a settlement agreement with the Culture and Heritage Foundation, a non-profit organization in charge of a donated tract of land that, in recent years, has been eyed by developers as a ripe spot for […]
The Rock Hill Economic Development Corporation approved a contract with a midlands demolition company to soon bring the ailing Woolworth building on East Main Street to a heap of bricks. The site, situated directly across from the City Club and next to the former McCrory’s lunch counter, has been the subject of a series of […]
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A fire at Dinks Fresh Produce in a strip mall at the intersection of Saluda St. and Heckle Blvd. has been brought under control. Rock Hill battalion chief Rusty Myers says his department received the call just before 7:00 this morning. Myers says 25 firefighters were dispatched, and when they arrived fire was coming through […]
A Lancaster man escaped the grasp of a sheriff’s deputy Saturday as he was being walked into the county’s jail. Deqwon Blackmon, 23, was on his way into the Lancaster County Detention Center on an attempted murder charge when he “managed to escape from custody” while a deputy walking him into the jail’s sally port, […]