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York County Loses Drought Status

York County and four other counties in South Carolina are no longer in drought. The South Carolina Drought Response Committee on Aug. 11 removed the drought declaration for Aiken, Cherokee, Greenville, Spartanburg and York counties. The group reviews agricultural and forest fire conditions, as well as water levels in the rivers, lakes and groundwater. According […]

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York County Deputies Discplined, Fired for Having Sex While on Duty

According to the York County Sheriff’s Department, One Sergeant and one Deputy have been terminated, two more Sergeants were suspended without pay for two weeks, a Lieutenant has been demoted to master Deputy II and a captain was suspended without pay for two weeks after an investigation discovered six deputies engaged in sexual conduct while […]

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AUDIO: Moe Bell Inducted into OTS Media Sports Wall of Fame

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AUDIO: York County Council Chair Weighs in on Pennies 4

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Fort Mill Man Charged in Connection with Alleged Kidnapping, Forced Sexual Assault

Fort Mill police have charged a second man in connection with an alleged kidnapping and forcible sexual assault. Kyle Morgan Wentworth, 21, of Fort Mill, is being held at the York County Detention Center on a $50,000 bond. He was arrested Monday and charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct and kidnapping. Elliott Leigh Wallace, 21, […]

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Rock Hill Carjacker Receives Prison Sentence

An accused Rock Hill carjacker, Gilverto Corniel, was sentenced to 18 years in prison Wednesday in a York County courtroom after pleading guilty in the November 2016 hit-and-run death of motorcyclist Joshua Moore. Prosecutors had asked for the maximum sentence of 25 years, but Moore’s widow pleaded for a lighter sentence. Moore’s widow and his […]

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S.C. Governor to Make Stop in Rock Hill

Thursday August 17th, the South Carolina Governor will be making his way to Rock Hill.  Governor Henry McMaster is hosting a business town hall at 10:30 a.m.,  in the Palmetto room Downtown. The event will be hosted by the York County chamber of commerce and will include a feedback session at the end to voice concerns […]

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