York County Library Board Of Trustees Fires Director Colleen Pappas

Five of the 9 members of the York County Library Board of Trustees met this morning and voted to terminate Pappas even though their investigation into accusations made against her by library staff has not been completed.  Pappas has been on administrative leave since August 11th after allegations of “discrimination, illegal hiring and a hostile […] Read More

Founders Federal Credit Union To Purchase Rock Hill School District Property

Lancaster, SC – Founders Federal Credit Union jas announced they will purchase the Rock Hill Schools district office building and property to expand back office operations into Rock Hill. Founders will purchase the property at 660 Anderson Road and an outparcel. The new location will house a portion of existing employees from the credit union’s Corporate […] Read More

GiTi Tire executive speaks to I-77 Alliance during economic development summit

The I-77 Alliance Wednesday held its annual economic development summit at the Gateway Conference Center. Hank Eisenga, the vice president of manufacturing for GiTi Tire, says one of his company’s major priorities is workforce development. “Having had the opportunity to first hand meet many of the people in the area, in our opinion, this area […] Read More

Mulvaney attends fundraiser for York County GOP, facing his own challenger

5th District Congressman Mick Mulvaney of Indian Land attended a fundraiser in Rock Hill Tuesday night to raise money for the York County Republican party and candidates from the local to the national level. Mulvaney says he likes GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump’s message that African-Americans are better off voting Republican this year because of […] Read More

Mother charged after police say she put newborn in fridge

A Chester woman is accused of putting her newborn son in a refrigerator for hours. Chester County deputies and South Carolina Law Enforcement Division officials charged 27-year-old Angela Blackwell with homicide by child abuse Monday. Deputies say on February 27th they were called to the hospital for a report of a child that was brought […] Read More

Straight Talk: 08/23/16 Shane Stuart

Stuart says voters will decide in November whether to continue with a council-supervisor form of government or a council-administrator form. Read More

Rock Hill School Board votes to sell existing central office, build new one elsewhere

The Rock Hill School Board voted Monday night to sell its existing district office building on North Anderson Road for $2.7 million, and to build a new office building for up to $6.5 million. The new owner of the property the existing district office sits on is allowing the district to move its staff out […] Read More