Pennies for Progress Manager Patrick Hamilton provided York County Council with an update last night on the Pennies for Progress 4 referendum. Pennies 3 ends on April30th and Pennies 4 goes into effect on May 1st, but thanks to County Council the referendum is off to a quick start. Hamilton said they started working with […]
The race to become the Governor of South Carolina has reached 8 candidates, 5 of those Republicans and 3 Democrats. One of those Republicans is John Warren, a businessman and a former marine. Warren said he feels called to go down to Columbia and clean it up. Warren said if elected he wants to reform […]
For the first time in 25 years, Winthrop University is changing its logo. Published reports say the goal of the new look is to send a clearer message to students and reflect the feeling of home, officials say. Winthrop officials will unveil it at 11:15 a.m. this Thursday, in the DiGiorgio Campus Center. The event […]
The Rock Hill School District opened their Montessori school at the Ebenezer Elementary School campus earlier today. Montessori school principal Jackie Jones said their first day met all of their expectations and more. Jones said they have approximately 149 students in their program. Friday begins Montessori education week where Jones said they will be celebrating […]
A listening party was held this weekend at St. john’s church in Rock Hill. Bruce McKagan, Director of Renew our Community is working on a play called We Got Game and has completed the score, but is still working on the script. McKagan said writing the score first is an unusual approach. McKagan said the […]
Winthrop University and their Athletic Department took time to honor first responders yesterday during the Men’s Basketball game against Longwood with First Responder’s Appreciation Day. At the under 12 media timeout the 3 York County Deputies shot last month responding to a domestic violence call along with Chris Doty, brother of Mike Doty who was […]
A small earthquake was recorded in the Upstate of South Carolina on Saturday morning. The 2.3 magnitude quake registered just outside of Monarch Mill, near Union, shortly after 7 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.