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Rock Hill dedicates African-American Business District monument

An exhibit that honors the contributions of Rock Hill’s African-American Business District was dedicated Saturday. Dr. Gladys Robinson, who chairs the African-American Cultural Resources Committee, says the celebration is about more than physical structures. Robinson says the importance of the monument is more about what it represents, “and how the history featured in the monument […]

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WRHI employees named finalists for 9 SC Broadcasters’ awards

The awards will be presented at a banquet August 8 in Columbia.

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Winthrop tuition rises 2.5 percent; 4 percent hike in room and board

The increase takes effect for the 2015-16 academic year.

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York County congregations offer prayers, support for Charlestonians

As the nation mourns the loss of nine people gunned down inside a Charleston church Wednesday night, local church leaders in York County are shepherding their congregations through the tragedy. At an impromptu prayer vigil Thursday afternoon, Rev. Ronal King of Feed the Hungry condemned the actions of the suspected killer, 21-year-old Dylann Roof of […]

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Charleston shooter ‘was big into segregation and other stuff,’ roommate says

9 people were shot and killed during a prayer service at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC.

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VIDEO: Sheriff’s Deputy spots black bear at Porter Road & I-77

A York County Sheriff’s Deputy spotted this black bear on an I-77 offramp at Porter Road. Video courtesy York County Sheriff’s Office.

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Fountain park sunbather prompts Rock Hill to revisit fountain rules

A photo taken earlier this week at Rock Hill’s new Fountain Park has quickly made its rounds across social media and the Internet. The photo, which City of Rock Hill spokeswoman Katie Quinn confirmed is legitimate, shows an unidentified woman in a bathing suit, dangling her feet in the fountain with a camp-like lawnchair sitting […]

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