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Lake Wylie Customers Could be Facing Rate Hike

Lake Wylie customers could be facing a rate hike as York County is negotiating with Carolina Water Service to acquire its local system. Carolina Water has has asked the South Carolina Public Service Commission for new higher water and sewer rates statewide, which means base water rates would increase from 15 to 18 percent for […]

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AUDIO: Democrat Archie Parnell Discusses Tax Reform Bill

Democrat Archie Parnell was at Winthrop University last night and held a press conference to discuss the tax reform bills recently passed by Republicans in Congress. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/ParnellPKG1206.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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AUDIO: Second Set of Apartments Near Completion in Downtown Rock Hill

Rock Hill has been working on a new set of apartments on Main Street.  The 108 apartments are set to be completed at the beginning of the new year and are the second set of apartments in Downtown Rock Hill. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/108PKG1206.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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AUDIO: State Representative on School Funding in S.C.

State Representative Brandon Newton talked about Act 388 and school funding in South Carolina. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/388PKG1206.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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Lancaster Man Hospitalized After Head on Collision

A Lancaster County man was flown to a Charlotte hospital after a head-on collision between his SUV and a logging truck Tuesday afternoon, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. Lance Cpl. Gary Miller said the injured man, a 46-year-old from Heath Springs, was driving a 1991 Chevrolet Blazer SUV. The other man, a 64-year-old […]

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Stolen Credit Card Used to Purchase $20K of Aircraft Parts

A stolen credit card was used to purchase about $20,000 worth of aircraft parts according to a Rock Hill police report. The Rock Hill company called police this past Monday to report the sale. The employee told police the unknown person ordered $20,000 worth of aircraft parts by phone, and paid with an American Express […]

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370,000 Duke Energy Customers in Carolinas Exposed in Potential Data Breach

Duke Energy announced Tuesday that about 370,000 of their customers in the Carolinas, may have had their addresses, banking data and other personal information exposed in a potential data breach stretching back to 2008. In a published report, Ryan Mosier said the Charlotte-based utility learned Nov. 10 of the potential breach affecting a vendor that […]

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