Rain Causes Trees to Fall in Rock Hill

Trees have been dropping like flies and power is out in certain ares of  Rock Hill due to the rain today. According to the Rock Hill Fire Department, three trees were reported down on North Confederate Avenue, on North Jones at Stonewall and on a home on Wentworth Avenue. WRHI’s news partner WSOC reported another […] Read More

Rock Hill Man Charged After Stashing Marijuana in His Rear End

22-year-old Aaron McClure was charged last Friday night after officers found had stashed marijuana in his rear end. After being charged with driving under suspension officers said they smelled marijuana coming from McClure’s cell. According to the report After the man was searched 3.57 grams of marijuana was found in the man’s rear end.  He […] Read More

Norman Raised Most Money of 5th District Congressional Candidates

Republican Ralph Norman received the most in contributions among the seven Republicans, three Democrats and six third-party candidates vying for the seat, based on Federal Election Commission disclosures with a cutoff date of April 12. Norman has raised $285,360 and took out a personal loan for $305,000, bringing his total receipts to $590,360. In a […] Read More

York Co. Economic Development Board Member Named CEO of Machine Tool Corporation

Robb Hudson of Fort Mill has been named the Chief Executive Officer of machine tool corporation Mitsui Seiki USA Inc. The company is the North American subsidiary of Mitsui Seiki Kogyo Co., Ltd., headquartered outside of Tokyo. Hudson will lead all sales and marketing management functions, as well as new and current product development. Hudson […] Read More

Absentee Voting Information for Upcoming Local Elections

According to the York County Elections Office your absentee vote for the 5th District Congressional primary election and South Carolina house Seat 48 can be cast on Saturday April 29th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Absentee voting is also available next Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. until May 1st at […] Read More

Rock Hill and York County Convention and Visitors Bureau to Address Personnel Issue

The Rock Hill and York County Convention and Visitors Bureau Board announced in a press release on Friday that they would be meeting this Wednesday to discuss a personnel issue in regards to Executive Director Lisa Meadows. According to police and court documents Meadows was arrested last Wednesday on a misdemeanor charge of allegedly stealing […] Read More

Winthrop Women’s Tennis Captures 19th Big South Conference Title

WINSTON-SALEM, NC –  Winthrop’s No. 1 seed women’s tennis team captured its 19th Big South Conference Championship and gained revenge for its only regular season league loss with a 4-1 victory over No. 2 Charleston Southern on Sunday afternoon at the Wake Forest Indoor Tennis Complex. Winthrop took the doubles point at No. 1 and […] Read More