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Virtual office firm Regus opening in Fountain Park Place

A global firm specializing in the virtual office concept will be opening a new office in the newly constructed Fountain Park Place office complex in downtown Rock Hill. While the company has not formally announced its expansion into York County, signage indicating the firm as a new tenant was posted outside Fountain Park Thursday. Matt […]

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Hiring for 270 new jobs suspended at Kershaw gold mine

Plans to expand the Haile Gold Mine in Kershaw hit another snag Thursday. In response to a S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control permit to expand¬†the Kershaw Mine, The Sierra Club of South Carolina appealed the company’s license, leaving further plans for the site in perpetual limbo. And while some question the merit of […]

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14 area same-sex couples apply for S.C. marriage licenses

For the first time in South Carolina, same-sex couples will be able to say, “I Do,” and have the full faith and credit of their government behind them. 14 same-sex couples in York, Chester and Lancaster counties applied for marriage licenses at their respective probate judge’s offices, where the marriage applications do not define the […]

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2014 Vernon Grant holiday ornament, card and new book unveiled

The annual holiday ornament and card based on the art of the late Vernon Grant were released Thursday, and the author of a book about Grant signed copies of it. The first-ever multi-colored ornament is sponsored by OTS Media, the parent company of WRHI. This marks the 28th year of the ornament, and OTS managing […]

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Educators, students honored during Rock Hill education breakfast

More than a dozen awards were handed out Thursday morning during the Rock Hill Education Awards Breakfast. Eight educators and five students were honored during the breakfast, presented by Williams and Fudge and the York County Regional Chamber of Commerce. The educators who received awards included Dr. Reginald Broadnax of Clinton College, Jeannie Durham of […]

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Local charity tops SC secretary of state’s top-ten Angel’s List

South Carolina Secretary of State Mark Hammond has released the 19th annual Scrooges and Angels list, and a York County non-profit makes the Angels list. A news release from Hammond’s office says Girls on the Run Tri County SC based in Fort Mill spends 99% of its funds on program services. That’s higher than any […]

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Hickory Tavern to open in Rock Hill in summer 2015

Warren Norman Company is announcing that the Hickory Tavern is coming to Rock Hill. The 6500 sq.ft. restaurant will be the anchor tenant in a new 15,000 sq. ft. building at the corner of Celanese and India Hook Roads. The firm says construction of the building is expected to be completed in the summer of […]

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