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Prosecutors, police not filing criminal charges in fatal mishap

The 16th Circuit Solicitor’s Office and the York Police Department say no criminal charges should be filed in connection with the April 13th deadly mishap in which 77-year-old Carlos Madariaga was struck by the outside mirror on a school bus. A news release from Solicitor Kevin Brackett’s office says evidence shows that the bus driver […]

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Winthrop poll reveals views on race by blacks and whites

The latest Winthrop University poll shows that 60% of both blacks and whites agree that both groups are equally to blame on the state of race relations in South Carolina. 69% of whites and 73% of blacks in the Palmetto State say both groups need to equally change. The survey also showed that 57% of […]

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Rock Hill police call assistant principal ‘pedophile’ during bond hearing

Arrest warrants for an assistant principal in Rock Hill accuse him of saying he would protect a female student from bullying at school only if she agreed to have sex with him. Rock Hill police detectives called Northwestern High School assistant principal Andrew Williams a “pedophile” and said he had a reputation for sleeping with […]

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Food Truck Fridays resume in downtown Rock Hill next month

The City of Rock Hill says last year’s favorite summer event is back for a second season. Food Truck Friday returns every third Friday from May until September. It’s being expanded to include 30 different food trucks from all over the region. This year’s first Food Truck Friday will take place May 20th between Fountain […]

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Northwestern Tabs David Pierce As Head Football Coach

Northwestern High School has named long-time assistant, David Pierce, as the 7th head coach in the school’s 45 year history.  Pierce, who has served as an assistant for the Trojans since 1987, most recently was Assistant Head Coach and defensive line coach under former head coach Kyle Richardson.  During his tenure, coach Pierce has tutored […]

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Final changes to sale of more property for apartments approved

Final changes to the City of Rock Hill’s sale of property at the corner of East Main Street and Dave Lyle Boulevard to Lat Purser and Associates and the Tuttle Company won initial approval from the city council Monday night. Knowledge Park Development Manager David Lawrence told the council that there are some issues associated […]

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Apartments at 139 E. Main expected to open in early summer

This morning the Rock Hill City Council and staff are getting a hard-hat tour of the soon-to-be-completed 139 East Main project. It consists of about three dozen apartments and retail space on the ground floor. Developer Skip Tuttle says infrastructure and the decorative portion of the walkway will be finished in about 45 days. Tuttle […]

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