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Palmetto Mornings: 7/18/14 Seth Zamek

Nationally renowned dementia expert, Teepa Snow, will present a special Alzheimer’s and dementia seminar for health professionals and caregivers Friday, July 25th at First Baptist Church in Lancaster. Call 803-329-4357 to register. Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed

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Catawba Bingo Hall to open in Rock Hill July 19

Following years of legal wrangling — the Catawba Indian Nation’s plans to reopen a Bingo hall in Rock Hill will move forward this weekend. The tribe plans to open a new hall on the former site of a Bi-Lo grocery store in the Northeast Plaza shopping center July 19. The site will hold up to […]

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Police: 16-year-old killed overnight in Chester’s first homicide of 2014

Police in Chester are trying to figure out who shot and killed a teenage boy and left him along a major street. Officers told WRHI’s news partner Channel 9 that the young man was 16 years old and so far they don’t have a suspect. The shooting happened along Pinckney St. just before 11 p.m. […]

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County council nixes Riverwalk site for eastern law center

York County Sheriff Bruce Bryant’s hopes for a eastern law center have floated down the Catwaba River. County Council¬†chairman Britt Blackwell called the county’s plans for a holding center and courtroom space near the Riverwalk site “dead” Wednesday night after a lengthy presentation outlining the county’s space needs for the next 30 years. Blackwell said […]

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Hunter’s discovery leads officers to Rock Hill pot farm

A hunter’s surprising find Tuesday night led York County’s Multijurisdictional Drug Enforcement Unit to more than 100 marijuana plants growing on a farm on the eastern side of Rock Hill. Officers were called to Celriver Road Tuesday after a hunter said he stumbled upon a pot farm. A subsequent investigation Tuesday from the air led […]

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One-year-old discovered inside inactive Rock Hill meth lab

York County drug agents found a one-year-old child living inside a Rock Hill believed to have been the site of a recently active methamphetamine lab. Around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, officers with the county’s Multijurisdictional Drug Enforcement Unit returned to 2787 Lesslie Dale Road following reports that people inside the mobile home were manufacturing methamphetamine. Inside, […]

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Sharon teen earns Sheriff’s Commendation for helping investigators

A York County teenager has earned a commendation from York County Sheriff Bruce Bryant following a home invasion earlier this year. On March 28th, Luke Dowdle, 17, was home alone when someone broke into his home near the town of Sharon. It was only after the suspect was inside did he realize he wasn’t alone […]

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