New Series Horses Cut Shop Slated for 2015 on Great American Country

Gabe Johnson owns Horses Cut Shop, a Seattle based T-shirt company creating one-of-a-kind shirts based off of small businesses sprinkled throughout America. In Great American Country’s newest yet-to-be-titled original series, Johnson travels the U.S. looking for small towns with small, struggling businesses and untold stories. What he learns on his adventures inspire his T-shirt designs [...] Read More

York County plucks new economic development director from Charlotte

York County’s economic development efforts will continue under the leadership of a familiar face, county council chairman Britt Blackwell confirmed Wednesday. This week, York County Council authorized county manager Bill Shanahan to enter into negotiations with David Swenson to lead the Economic Development office. Swenson is currently a senior vice president with the Charlotte Regional […] Read More

Winthrop hires Dallas, Texas firm to lead presidental search

Less than 90 days after firing Winthrop University’s tenth president, the school’s board of trustees Wednesday selected a new search firm to lead the process of selecting the university’s eleventh leader. Board members unanimously voted to hire Dallas, Texas-based R. William Funk and Associates to lead the effort, one that board chair Kathy Bigham described […] Read More

First retail, commercial buildings break ground at Riverwalk

Growth at Rock Hill’s Riverwalk community took another step forward Wednesday as construction crews broke ground on two new mixed-commercial buildings. Bernie Ackerman, CPA, will own one of the two sites, while developer The Assured Group will own the other. Both buildings will be built within a few hundred feet of the Catawba River. “It’s […] Read More

George Strait Releases The Cowboy Rides Away: Live

George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away: Live from AT&T Stadium is now available. The album was recorded during Strait’s final show on his last tour and features special guests Eric Church, Alan Jackson, Vince Gill, Jason Aldean, Ray Benson, Kenny Chesney, Sheryl Crow, Faith Hill, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride and Asleep at the Wheel’s Ray [...] Read More

Americana Music Festival: 10 Acts to Catch

The Americana Music Festival kicks off this week in Nashville, featuring four nights of live music from September 17-20. 165 live performances will take place at more than nine music venues throughout downtown Nashville. It’s a music festival like no other, and if you are headed to Music City this week, here are 10 shows not [...] Read More

Easy Tin Foil Recipes for a Bonfire

Camping season is upon us! It’s time for hot dogs, s’mores and open campfires. But what if you want to switch up the typical camping menu? Different doesn’t have to mean fancy, which is why we love tin foil campfire recipes. Throw some meat, veggies and a sprinkle of your favorite spice in a piece [...] Read More