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Haley in Clover: Ebola threat, local preparations not a ‘distraction’

As  S.C. Governor Haley walked in to the auditorium at Oakridge Middle School in Clover Thursday morning to recognize a summer’s worth of outstanding reading, her counterpart at the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control was speaking at the Medical University Hospital in Charleston about the state’s preparations for how it would deal with […]

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Mock accident at Rock Hill ATC give students new perspective on driving

Channeling thousands of pounds of pressure with surgeon-like precision, two Rock Hill teens — victims in a mock accident — were safely pulled from the crumpled steel and glass in a two-car wreck on the campus of the Rock Hill School District’s Applied Technology Center Wednesday afternoon. The event, part of Future Health Professionals Awareness […]

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NAACP debate Thursday to focus on Rock Hill School board races

U.S. Representative Mick Mulvaney, his democrat challenger Tom Adams and S.C. Representative John King will be among those absent Thursday night at a debate held by Rock Hill’s chapter of the NAACP. Sarah Hooper, a candidate for the Rock Hill School District Board of Trustees, has also declined an invitation, NAACP chairman Melvin Poole said […]

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Vietnam Veteran Memorial replica opens in Fort Mill Oct. 16

Flanked by the rumbling engines of the Rolling Thunder motorcycle club, a half-sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington arrived in Fort Mill Tuesday afternoon. It’s called the ‘Wall that Heals,’ and has been to 350 cities across the country since its construction in 1996. The 250-foot replica is designed to bring the […]

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Severe weather threat cancels Tuesday afternoon, evening activities

The threat of severe weather this afternoon has led school district leaders in most districts across York County to cancel all after-school activities. Activities in Clover Fort Mill, Rock Hill and York schools have been cancelled at the district level. Lancaster County after school activities have been cancelled as well. After school activities in Chester […]

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Possible home invasion leaves one dead, one injured in Fort Lawn

Authorities in Chester County are investigating an overnight homicide that they think may have started as a home invasion. Police responded to a home on Shirley Road, off Highway 9, just after 12:30 this morning and found a man dead and a woman injured. The identities of both have not been released but police say […]

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Judge leaves Charlotte Douglas airport in Queen City’s control

A North Carolina judge says Charlotte will maintain control of one of the nation’s busiest airports instead of a commission pushed by state Republican lawmakers. Judge Robert Ervin today blocked the commission from taking over Charlotte Douglas International Airport while both sides wait for a decision by the Federal Aviation Administration on the issue. The […]

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