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Bloodhound memorial tribute art.

Bloodhound of the York County Sheriff’s Office Dies Unexpectedly

June 19, 2024

Bloodhound of the York County Sheriff’s Office Dies Unexpectedly Fred: A Remarkable Legacy of Service FORT MILL, S.C. Tragedy has struck in Fort Mill as it was announced that a...

A group of activists

Passing of a Civil Rights Icon: Member of The Friendship Nine, John Alexander Gaines

June 18, 2024

Passing of a Civil Rights Icon: Member of The Friendship Nine, John Alexander Gaines Rock Hill, South Carolina: An icon in South Carolina’s civil rights history and a distinguished member...

Basketball player in quarantine.

National Basketball Association Suspends Player for Violating Health and Safety Protocols

June 14, 2024

National Basketball Association Suspends Player for Violating Health and Safety Protocols The National Basketball Association (NBA) has recently penalized a key player for an unprecedented violation of the league’s health...

Medical miracle surgery success.

A Medical Breakthrough in Rock Hill: Life-changing Implant Provides Second Chance at Life

June 14, 2024

A Medical Breakthrough in Rock Hill: Life-changing Implant Provides Second Chance at Life A Game-changing Medical Device Emerges from Rock Hill In a heartening development from Rock Hill, South Carolina,...

"Cardiologists celebrating medical milestone"

Cardiologists in Rock Hill Reach Remarkable Milestone with 50 Innovative Implants to Prevent Stroke

June 13, 2024

Cardiologists in Rock Hill Reach Remarkable Milestone with 50 Innovative Implants to Prevent Stroke In an exhilarating medical breakthrough, Rock Hill’s expert cardiologists have achieved a significant milestone by successfully...

Park staff team meeting

Rock Hill Parks, Recreation and Tourism’s New Leadership Unveiled

June 12, 2024

Rock Hill Parks, Recreation and Tourism’s New Leadership Unveiled Rock Hill City has made it official that Mark Sexton will fill the shoes of the retiring Director of Parks, Recreation...

Online chat with minor

York County Resident Accused of Child Solicitation

June 11, 2024

York County Resident Accused of Child Solicitation The tranquility of York County, South Carolina has been shattered by the arrest of a local man. The South Carolina Attorney General’s Office...

"Faith and recovery celebration"

Praise the Lord! Rock Hill Mother Returns Home After Having Arms, Legs Amputated

June 11, 2024

‘Praise the Lord!’ Rock Hill Mother Returns Home After Having Arms, Legs Amputated Enduring an unprecedented health crisis Rock Hill, South Carolina – A local mother, Ciara Dierking, fought an...

Arms crossed in disbelief.

Bond Denied for Men Involved in Tragic Rock Hill Block Party Shooting

June 10, 2024

Bond Denied for Men Involved in Tragic Rock Hill Block Party Shooting In a shocking turn of events, a block party in Rock Hill, South Carolina took a ominous turn...

Community gathering at dusk.

Two Arrested Following Deadly Shooting at Rock Hill Block Party

June 8, 2024

Two Arrested Following Deadly Shooting at Rock Hill Block Party Two males, aged 19 and 18, have been apprehended by law enforcement after a tragic shooting event resulted in two...

POLITICS

A group of activists

Passing of a Civil Rights Icon: Member of The Friendship Nine, John Alexander Gaines

June 18, 2024

Passing of a Civil Rights Icon: Member of The Friendship Nine, John Alexander Gaines Rock Hill, South Carolina: An icon in South Carolina’s civil rights history and a distinguished member...

Park staff team meeting

Rock Hill Parks, Recreation and Tourism’s New Leadership Unveiled

June 12, 2024

Rock Hill Parks, Recreation and Tourism’s New Leadership Unveiled Rock Hill City has made it official that Mark Sexton will fill the shoes of the retiring Director of Parks, Recreation...

Civil rights memorial tribute

A Key Member of the Historic Friendship Nine Passes Away

March 7, 2024

A Key Member of the Historic Friendship Nine Passes Away Rock Hill mourns the loss of a significant figure in the Civil Rights Movement, Mack Workman, a member of the...

Athletic trainer stress relief

Winthrop University Athletic Trainer Accused of Major Threat Prior to Trump Rally

February 27, 2024

Winthrop University Athletic Trainer Accused of Major Threat Prior to Trump Rally Rock Hill, S.C – On February 27, 2024, an unsettling incident occurred involving Jeffrey Lahr, an athletic trainer...

Community unity in sorrow and celebration

Chester County Mourns Tragic House Fire Deaths, Celebrates High School Wrestling Championship Win, Addresses Elderly Voting Challenges, and Confronts Motorcycle Accident Loss

February 13, 2024

Chester County Grieves the Loss of Grandmother and Grandson Following Tragic House Fire Rock Hill, South Carolina was draped in sorrow on Tuesday, February 13, 2024, as the beloved community...

Native sergeant oath ceremony

Catawba Nation Tribal Police Force Swears in First Native Sergeant in Historic Event

February 11, 2024

First Native Sergeant Sworn into Catawba Nation Tribal Police Force A Historical Event Takes Place in Catawba Nation Catawba Nation, South Carolina – In a pioneering step for the Catawba...

Congressional hearing on child online safety

Congressional Hearing Addresses Responsibility of Social Media Giants in Child Online Sexual Exploitation Crisis

February 6, 2024

Committee Hearing Targets Social Media Giants Amid Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis In a crucial legislative move, members of Congress held a committee hearing on Wednesday to tackle the escalating...

Congressional hearing on online safety

Congress Discusses Child Safety on Social Media Platforms, Reflecting on Tragic Sextortion Case

February 3, 2024

Committee Hearing Against Major Social Media Corporations Culminates in Discussion around the Online Child Sexual Exploitation Menace Washington D.C. – Members of Congress convened on Wednesday to conduct a committee...

Congressional Hearing on Cyber Safety

Congressional Hearing Discusses Role of Social Media Giants in Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis, Case of Public Figure Gavin Guffey Highlighted

February 2, 2024

Committee Hearing Against Social Media Giants for Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis Involvement of Public Figure Gavin Guffey Discussed WASHINGTON, D.C. – A Congressional Committee hearing was held on Wednesday...

Congressional discussion, Indian Land debate, basketball victory celebration.

Congressional Hearing Tackles Online Child Exploitation, Indian Land Cityhood Debated, and Andrew Jackson High School Girls Triumph in Basketball Game

February 2, 2024

Congressional Hearing, Indian Land City Talks, & A.J. Girls Beat Buford Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis Congressional members convened to address the Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis in a recent...

CRIME

Arms crossed in disbelief.

Bond Denied for Men Involved in Tragic Rock Hill Block Party Shooting

June 10, 2024

Bond Denied for Men Involved in Tragic Rock Hill Block Party Shooting In a shocking turn of events, a block party in Rock Hill, South Carolina took a ominous turn...

Community gathering at dusk.

Two Arrested Following Deadly Shooting at Rock Hill Block Party

June 8, 2024

Two Arrested Following Deadly Shooting at Rock Hill Block Party Two males, aged 19 and 18, have been apprehended by law enforcement after a tragic shooting event resulted in two...

Outdoor music event aftermath

Shooting at Rock Hill Block Party Leaves Two Dead, Two Injured

June 2, 2024

Shooting at Rock Hill Block Party Leaves Two Dead, Two Injured Shooting Shatters Evening Festivities The Doyle Street community in Rock Hill, South Carolina was left in shock and grief...

Two women, dead puppy.

Dead Puppy Discovered, Two Women Charged with Animal Cruelty in York County

May 24, 2024

Dead Puppy Discovered, Two Women Charged with Animal Cruelty in York County FORT MILL, N.C. – Two local women face charges of animal cruelty after authorities discovered a dead puppy...

Emergency room chaos scene

Shocking Double Shooting Event: Two People Wounded, One in the Mouth

May 22, 2024

Shocking Double Shooting Event: Two People Wounded, One in the Mouth Rock Hill, S.C. witnessed a horrific crime on Wednesday when a man shot two people, including one in the...

Police Interrogation Room Still.

Second Arrest Made In Jack In The Box Employee Homicide

April 27, 2024

Second Arrest Made In Jack In The Box Employee Homicide A 16-year-old apprehended in Rock Hill, South Carolina CHARLOTTE, N.C.– In a significant breakthrough in the murder case of a...

ECONOMY

Teachers celebrating pay increase.

York County’s Clover School District Uplifts Base Teacher Salary to $50,000

May 21, 2024

York County’s Clover School District Uplifts Base Teacher Salary to $50,000 In a ground-breaking move, the Clover School District (CSD) in York County has sanctioned a budget that raises the...

"New Interstate Exit Construction"

New Exit on Interstate 77 in Rock Hill Nearing Completion, Boosting Local Accessibility and Connectivity

February 15, 2024

New Exit on Interstate 77 in Rock Hill Nearing Completion Rock Hill, S.C. Transformation Underway Big changes are in the air for the Rock Hill landscape. The longstanding development project...

Homeless person seeking employment

Homelessness Numbers in York County See Alarming Surge Compared to Last Year’s Figures

January 31, 2024

Surge in Homelessness Numbers in York County Compared to Last Year A recently conducted Point-in-Time Count of the homeless population in York County, S.C. reveals an unsettling number – a...

Children receiving donated pillows

Bedgear Partners with Beds for Kids, Donates Over 2000 Pillows and Provides Move-in Kits for Needy Families

January 20, 2024

Bedgear Donates Over 2000 Pillows to Kids in Need ROCK HILL, S.C. – Recognizing that a good night’s sleep can be transformative, local company Bedgear, off Mount Gallant Road, has...

Flooded Rock Hill storefronts

Unprecedented Flooding Adversely Impacts Rock Hill Businesses; Community Resilience and Recovery Efforts Underway

January 12, 2024

Flood Waters Impact Rock Hill Businesses Rock Hill Community Faces Unprecedented Flooding In the city of Rock Hill, businesses are experiencing the adverse effects of escalating flood waters due to...

SPORT

Historical POW identification ceremony.

Remains of Rock Hill WWII Prisoner of War Identified

May 24, 2024

Remains of Rock Hill WWII Prisoner of War Identified Rock Hill soldier’s remains been accounted for The remains of a Rock Hill soldier who was captured and tragically perished as...

BMX racing celebration podium.

Alise Willoughby Secures Third BMX Racing World Title and Fourth Olympic Qualification

May 18, 2024

Alise Willoughby Clinches Third BMX Racing World Title and Qualifies for Fourth Olympics Rock Hill, South Carolina – On a brilliantly sunny day, BMX racing champion Alise Willoughby achieved yet...

Sports fan cheers players.

The Exciting World of High School Sports: Basketball, Baseball, and Football takes the Center Stage

April 23, 2024

The Exciting World of High School Sports: Basketball, Baseball, and Football takes the Center Stage For many cities across United States, high school sports, specifically basketball, baseball, and football have...

Civil rights memorial tribute

A Key Member of the Historic Friendship Nine Passes Away

March 7, 2024

A Key Member of the Historic Friendship Nine Passes Away Rock Hill mourns the loss of a significant figure in the Civil Rights Movement, Mack Workman, a member of the...

Celebratory team victory pose.

Rock Hill Bearcats Clinch Victory in Thrilling Match Against J.L. Mann, Earns Spot in State Championship

March 1, 2024

Rock Hill Bearcats Clinch Victory in Thrilling Match Against J.L. Mann, Earns Spot in State Championship Friday Night Lights In a game that had spectators on the edge of their...

Bearcat football victory celebration.

Rock Hill Bearcats Triumph in Nail-Biter Against J.L. Mann, Secure Spot in State Championship

February 26, 2024

Rock Hill Bearcats Triumph in Nail-Biter Against J.L. Mann, Secure Spot in State Championship ROCK HILL, S.C. – The night was dripping with anticipation and adrenaline as Rock Hill Bearcats...

DISASTERS

Arms crossed in disbelief.

Bond Denied for Men Involved in Tragic Rock Hill Block Party Shooting

June 10, 2024

Bond Denied for Men Involved in Tragic Rock Hill Block Party Shooting In a shocking turn of events, a block party in Rock Hill, South Carolina took a ominous turn...

Outdoor music event aftermath

Shooting at Rock Hill Block Party Leaves Two Dead, Two Injured

June 2, 2024

Shooting at Rock Hill Block Party Leaves Two Dead, Two Injured Shooting Shatters Evening Festivities The Doyle Street community in Rock Hill, South Carolina was left in shock and grief...

Car crash aftermath scene.

Deadly Collision in York County: One Fatality, Another Injured

June 1, 2024

Deadly Collision in York County: One Fatality, Another Injured Incident Overview York County, S.C. – A tragic accident occurred yesterday afternoon in York County, leading to one fatality and leaving...

Grieving family at pool.

4-Year-Old Tragically Drowns in County Pool

May 28, 2024

4-Year-Old Tragically Drowns in County Pool A 4-year-old girl, identified as Rose Blankenship, drowned in a York County pool over the weekend, according to a report from the York County...

Storm damage aftermath aerial.

FEMA Denies York County’s Request for Assistance On Storm Damage

May 23, 2024

FEMA Denies York County’s Request for Assistance On Storm Damage Request for Aid Following Severe Storm Deemed Unnecessary by Federal Agency The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has turned down...

WW2 soldier identification discovery

WW2 Soldier from South Carolina Identified Over 80 Years After Capture

May 14, 2024

WW2 Soldier from South Carolina Identified Over 80 Years After Capture More than 80 years after his capture during wartime, U.S. Army Private Cecil Hinson of Rock Hill, South Carolina,...

Hail damage repair workers

One Week Later: Clean-Up After Rock Hill Hail Storm Continues

April 28, 2024

One Week Later: Clean-Up After Rock Hill Hail Storm Continues Even after one week, the hail-ravaged city of Rock Hill continues to clean up in the wake of the dreadful...

Community volunteers clearing debris.

Recovery Efforts Underway in Rock Hill Community Days After Severe Storm

April 24, 2024

Recovery Efforts Underway in Rock Hill Community Days After Severe Storm Marvelous determination and exceptional community spirit are on full display in Rock Hill, as local residents work tirelessly to...

Storm-damaged detention center fence.

York Co. Detention Center Fence Damaged Amid Stormy Weekend

April 22, 2024

York Co. Detention Center Fence Damaged Amid Stormy Weekend YORK, S.C. – A powerful storm that hit the city on Saturday has inflicted damage on the outer fence of the...

Police tape crime scene.

Sheriff: Suspect Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting in Rock Hill

April 21, 2024

Sheriff: Suspect Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting in Rock Hill In a recent incident in Rock Hill, South Carolina, a suspect died after a shooting involving a deputy, according to the...

HEALTH

Bloodhound memorial tribute art.

Bloodhound of the York County Sheriff’s Office Dies Unexpectedly

June 19, 2024

Bloodhound of the York County Sheriff’s Office Dies Unexpectedly Fred: A Remarkable Legacy of Service FORT MILL, S.C. Tragedy has struck in Fort Mill as it was announced that a...

Basketball player in quarantine.

National Basketball Association Suspends Player for Violating Health and Safety Protocols

June 14, 2024

National Basketball Association Suspends Player for Violating Health and Safety Protocols The National Basketball Association (NBA) has recently penalized a key player for an unprecedented violation of the league’s health...

Medical miracle surgery success.

A Medical Breakthrough in Rock Hill: Life-changing Implant Provides Second Chance at Life

June 14, 2024

A Medical Breakthrough in Rock Hill: Life-changing Implant Provides Second Chance at Life A Game-changing Medical Device Emerges from Rock Hill In a heartening development from Rock Hill, South Carolina,...

"Cardiologists celebrating medical milestone"

Cardiologists in Rock Hill Reach Remarkable Milestone with 50 Innovative Implants to Prevent Stroke

June 13, 2024

Cardiologists in Rock Hill Reach Remarkable Milestone with 50 Innovative Implants to Prevent Stroke In an exhilarating medical breakthrough, Rock Hill’s expert cardiologists have achieved a significant milestone by successfully...

"Faith and recovery celebration"

Praise the Lord! Rock Hill Mother Returns Home After Having Arms, Legs Amputated

June 11, 2024

‘Praise the Lord!’ Rock Hill Mother Returns Home After Having Arms, Legs Amputated Enduring an unprecedented health crisis Rock Hill, South Carolina – A local mother, Ciara Dierking, fought an...

Hospital policy change protest.

Rock Hill Family Seeks Policy Change at Levine Children’s Hospital After Daughter’s Tragic Death

June 5, 2024

Rock Hill Family Seeks Policy Change at Levine Children’s Hospital After Daughter’s Tragic Death In the wake of the tragic loss of their 9-year-old daughter, a Rock Hill family is...

"Children's hospital policy meeting"

Levine Children’s Hospital Faces Pressure for Policy Changes After Tragic Loss

June 4, 2024

Levine Children’s Hospital: Rock Hill Family Pushes For Change After Tragic Loss In Charlotte, North Carolina, a family grieving the loss of their daughter has challenged the Levine Children Children’s...

First Responder Family Team

Father Daughter EMS Duo Saves Lives In York County

May 22, 2024

Father Daughter EMS Duo Saves Lives In York County Carrying on the Family Tradition of Lifesaving In York County, the tradition of rescue and care can be found deeprooted into...

Grieving mother's empty nursery.

Mother Charged Months After Neonatal Death in Rock Hill

March 19, 2024

Mother Charged Months After Neonatal Death in Rock Hill A Tragic Tale of Newborn Loss In the city of Rock Hill, South Carolina, a mother was arrested and charged several...

Rabies warning poster design.

Rabid Raccoon Confirmed in York County; Three Pets Exposed

March 11, 2024

Rabid Raccoon Confirmed in York County; Three Pets Exposed In a significant public health concern, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) has confirmed the discovery of...

SHOWBIZ

A group of activists

Passing of a Civil Rights Icon: Member of The Friendship Nine, John Alexander Gaines

June 18, 2024

Passing of a Civil Rights Icon: Member of The Friendship Nine, John Alexander Gaines Rock Hill, South Carolina: An icon in South Carolina’s civil rights history and a distinguished member...

Festive North Carolina Celebrations

North Carolina’s Community Engagement and Spectacular Entertainment Lineup for the Holiday Season

April 1, 2024

North Carolina’s Community Engagement and Spectacular Entertainment Lineup for the Holiday Season Community Vibes, Exciting Activities, and Thrilling Performances Beckoning You Welcome to North Carolina where this time of the...

Newborn baby greeting 2024

York County Celebrates Start of 2024 with Arrival of Year’s Firstborn Baby

January 5, 2024

York County Rings in 2024 with Firstborn Baby York County joyfully commenced 2024 with the arrival of its first baby of the year, born courtesy of Piedmont Medical Center. Welcoming...

Rock Hill Family Celebrates Christmas Day Baby Arrival at Piedmont Medical Center

December 26, 2023

Piedmont Medical Center, Rock Hill Family Welcomes Christmas Day Baby A New Life Emerges on the Festive Day The city of Rock Hill, South Carolina, witnessed a magical moment this...

Christmas Day Baby Welcomed at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill Brings Joy and Hope to the Community

December 25, 2023

Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill Welcomes Christmas Day Baby A Christmas Day Miracle Rock Hill, South Carolina, was sparkling with more than just holiday lights this Christmas Day. A...

Rock Hill Community Comes Together to Search for Missing Dog After Tragic Car Accident

December 24, 2023

Community in Rock Hill, S.C., Unites in Search for Missing Dog After Tragic Accident As 2023 came to a close, in Rock Hill, South Carolina, an event of great compassion...

TECH UPDATES

Historical POW identification ceremony.

Remains of Rock Hill WWII Prisoner of War Identified

May 24, 2024

Remains of Rock Hill WWII Prisoner of War Identified Rock Hill soldier’s remains been accounted for The remains of a Rock Hill soldier who was captured and tragically perished as...

Virtual borders on websites.

Cyber Restrictions: Growing Trend of Geolocation-Based Website Inaccessibility

March 23, 2024

Cyber Restrictions: Growing Trend of Geolocation-Based Website Inaccessibility In the digital age, the internet has become a nearly ubiquitous presence in our daily lives. However, some individuals are finding that...

"New Interstate Exit Construction"

New Exit on Interstate 77 in Rock Hill Nearing Completion, Boosting Local Accessibility and Connectivity

February 15, 2024

New Exit on Interstate 77 in Rock Hill Nearing Completion Rock Hill, S.C. Transformation Underway Big changes are in the air for the Rock Hill landscape. The longstanding development project...

Doctor using clot extraction technology

Piedmont Medical Center Utilizes New Device to Remove Blood Clots, Enhancing Cardiovascular Care and Patient Recovery

February 14, 2024

Piedmont Medical Center Discovers New Technology to Extract Blood Clots Life-Saving Machine at Piedmont Medical Center In an effort to commemorate Heart Health Month, Piedmont Medical Center has confirmed the...

Congressional hearing on child online safety

Congressional Hearing Addresses Responsibility of Social Media Giants in Child Online Sexual Exploitation Crisis

February 6, 2024

Committee Hearing Targets Social Media Giants Amid Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis In a crucial legislative move, members of Congress held a committee hearing on Wednesday to tackle the escalating...

Congressional hearing on online safety

Congress Discusses Child Safety on Social Media Platforms, Reflecting on Tragic Sextortion Case

February 3, 2024

Committee Hearing Against Major Social Media Corporations Culminates in Discussion around the Online Child Sexual Exploitation Menace Washington D.C. – Members of Congress convened on Wednesday to conduct a committee...

Congressional Hearing on Cyber Safety

Congressional Hearing Discusses Role of Social Media Giants in Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis, Case of Public Figure Gavin Guffey Highlighted

February 2, 2024

Committee Hearing Against Social Media Giants for Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis Involvement of Public Figure Gavin Guffey Discussed WASHINGTON, D.C. – A Congressional Committee hearing was held on Wednesday...

Congressional discussion, Indian Land debate, basketball victory celebration.

Congressional Hearing Tackles Online Child Exploitation, Indian Land Cityhood Debated, and Andrew Jackson High School Girls Triumph in Basketball Game

February 2, 2024

Congressional Hearing, Indian Land City Talks, & A.J. Girls Beat Buford Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis Congressional members convened to address the Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis in a recent...

Gavel on smartphone with social media icons

Congressional Hearing against Social Media Giants over Escalating Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis

February 1, 2024

Committee hearing against social media giants for the Online Child Sexual Exploitation Crisis On Wednesday, members of Congress convened a committee hearing in Washington, D.C. to address the escalating issue...

Social Media Sued: Legal Gavel

York County State Lawmaker Files Lawsuit Against Meta Over Child Safety Concerns

January 29, 2024

State Lawmaker from York County Files Lawsuit Against Leading Social Media Company A leading state official from York County, South Carolina has launched a legal suit against one of the...

SCIENCE

A group of activists

Passing of a Civil Rights Icon: Member of The Friendship Nine, John Alexander Gaines

June 18, 2024

Passing of a Civil Rights Icon: Member of The Friendship Nine, John Alexander Gaines Rock Hill, South Carolina: An icon in South Carolina’s civil rights history and a distinguished member...

Community preparing for winter

Tri-County Prepares for Sudden Drop in Temperatures, Lowest Since 2022

January 19, 2024

Tri-County Bracing for Coldest Temperatures Since 2022 Residents of Tri-County are bracing themselves as meteorologists predict a drastic drop in temperatures, forecasting frigid conditions not experienced since late 2022. The...

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