York County voters approved an $89 million Tuesday with nearly six in 10 voters casting ballots in favor of the plan. With 94 of 95 precincts reporting, the measure passed with 6,186 votes in favor of the referendum and 4,464 against. The bond package would pay for upgrades to York County court facilities, magistrates’ offices […]
Longtime Fort Mill resident Guynn Savage was elected Tuesday as the town’s first mayor. Unofficial results with 12 of 15 precincts reporting show Savage received 575 votes to challenger Tom Adams’ 367. Savage and Adams have both served on town council for the last eight years. “He’s a fine man,” Savage said of Adams’ character. […]
Live election results from York County’s office of Voter Registration and Elections.
The results of a year-long staffing and salary study by York County and its consultant MGT Americas confirmed the cries of many: York County’s employees are underpaid. In response, county council Monday unanimously approved a 3.14 percent pay increase for county employees, retroactive to the start of the new fiscal year this past July […]
A plan to add nearly 500 acres to a western York County nature preserve fell flat on its face Monday after the county council dismissed a plan to spend $770,000 to buy the land. The York County Forever committee had asked the council to sign off on the deal that would expand the park […]
The changes affect about 9,000 voters, who were issued new voter registration cards in October.
A multi-million dollar lottery ticket was sold at a Chester convenience store. The South Carolina Education Lottery says Kangaroo Express #1504 sold the state’s first $5 million Mega Millions ticket. That lucky ticket matched all five white ball numbers drawn. Those were 17, 41, 51, 53 and 56. For an extra dollar, the ticket buyer […]