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AUDIO: Duke Energy Planning $3 Billion in Improvements to Strengthen S.C. Energy Grid

Duke Energy will be putting forth $3 billion dollars in improvements over the next decade to provide customers an electric grid that is smarter, more reliable and more secure. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/DukePKG1207.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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AUDIO: Winthrop Names New Police Chief

Winthrop named Kenneth Scoggins as their new police Chief on Wednesday after a nation wide search. http://www.wrhi.com/files/audio/ScogginsPKG02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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Chester Officer Fired After Inappropriate Touching of Woman

The Chester Police Chief confirmed that an officer has been fired after inappropriately touching a woman.  Officer James “Jimmy” Johnson was arrested in Union, South Carolina for inappropriately touching the woman in a restaurant, according to Chester Police Chief Eric Williams. Williams confirmed Wednesday that Johnson has been fired from the department.  Union County deputies […]

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Van Wyck Working to Add Parcels to Town

After taking oath two weeks ago Van Wyck Town Council approved an ordinance to add 16 parcels to the town.  The annexed property adds over 100 acres to the town. The Council is using the 100 percent method to annex the property, which means the landowner petitions to council with an annexation request and if […]

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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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