It took about seven months to iron out the details — but city officials in Tega Cay, including city council, released their detailed plans in the ongoing effort to buy out a leaky, ailing sewer system serving 1,700 city residents. City Manager Charlie Funderburk and attorney Jim Sheedy spent just under an hour Monday night […]
Representatives from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will visit Rock Hill later this month. It’s part of a bi-annual re-assessment of the two regulators. Described as “an informal open house,” the April 24 session will include NRC staff answering questions on the safety performance of Catawba Nuclear Staion units 1 and 2 as well as the […]
Two people died in fatal crashes this weekend in York County. York County Coroner Sabrina Gast said Brain Pritchett, 30, died Friday at Carolinas Medical Center following a crash on Springfield Parkway in Fort Mill. Saturday night, Boyce Oates, 91, of York died at Carolinas Medical Center following a single car crash in York Thursday.
The ink on the Rock Hill School Board’s decision to hire Kelly Pew is barely dry, but already Pew has signed a new, four-year contract with the district. Pew, now the former superintendent of Pickens County, S.C. Schools, resigned Thursday. She was in Rock Hill Friday meeting with students, teachers and administrators before signing her […]
Here’s a gallery of photos we captured Friday morning at the Area 11 Special Olympics in Rock Hill. The spring event serves 1,100 hundred people with disabilities taking part in track and field events with more than 800 volunteers helping facilitate the games.
Later this spring, Rock Hill City Council will consider a $4 million upgrade project for a water tank in the city’s Knowledge Park Corridor. The Laurel Street tank — now decades old — has outlived its usefulness and its replacement is part of the city’s efforts to prepare infrastructure for the new development in the […]
Carolinas Healthcare Systems has filed a motion for reconsideration with the S.C. Administrative Law Court over the agency’s recent decision to award a Certificate of Need to Rock Hill’s Piedmont Medical Center. Piedmont and Carolinas Healthcare have been in a heated debate to win that state issued certificate — one that, by law, is required […]