York County Coroner Sabrina Gast has released the name of the person found by Herlong Avenue late Tuesday afternoon. 27-year-old Justin Ramo of Clover was pronounced dead at the scene. The Coroner’s Office is working with the Rock Hill Police Department in the investigation. An autopsy will be conducted today.
A Rock Hill teen faces a charge of murder and arson in connection with the March 6 fire at his family’s mobile home unit and the death of his 14-month-old half-brother. Jacob Morgan, 17, was arrested earlier today after authorities determined Morgan intentionally set fire to the trailer inside the Apple Valley Mobile Home Park. […]
Keystone Substance Abuse Services held its annual meeting and volunteer recognition breakfast at Winthrop University this morning. Keystone executive director Janet Martini says there were some awards handed out today. “We have two of our mission award winners–that’s our most prestigious award,” Martini said. “We’re honoring the Good Folks of York County and the Houston […]
An early morning fire at Rosewood Elementary School prompted the school to be evacuated. Rock Hill School District spokeswoman Elaine Baker says a piece of custodial equipment caught fire just before the morning bell rang about 7:45 a.m. Baker says firefighters responded, and there was no damage and were no injuries. She says the school […]
Despite decades worth of health warnings, changes to federal smoking laws and even a ban on smoking indoors — lighting up in Rock Hill parks will remain legal — for now. A plan for city staffers to conduct additional research into the plan failed Monday after a 3-3 tie with council members Kevin Sutton, Ann […]
Emergency crews cleaned up a serious traffic crash in Lancaster County this morning that injured five people and required four to be airlifted to the hospital. The Highway Patrol blocked Highway 200 at Neill Road just north of Lancaster while they investigated the wreck that happened just before 8:30 a.m.
Rock Hill police are investigating an incident in which a 23-year-old man was shot in the shoulder during an attempted robbery Thursday night in the 800 block of Finley Court. Police say the victim was sitting in a car talking with friends about eight P-M when a black male came out of the bushes and […]