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Lancaster man sentenced to prison in crack deal outside Rock Hill discount store

A Lancaster man was sentenced to eight years in prison late Wednesday after a jury found him guilty of trafficking crack cocaine outside a Walmart store in Rock Hill. Michael Lymonne Foster Jr., 35, was charged by the York County Multijurisdictional Drug Unit in October 2016. His arrest was the res

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-22 16:05:00

Great Falls needs volunteers for next Riversweep on Nov. 4

From release The next Great Falls Riversweep, sponsored by the Great Falls Home Town Association, and Catawba Riverkeeper, Duke Energy and Palmetto Pride, is planned for Nov. 4. Volunteers are needed for the event, which will be held from 9 a.m. to noon that Saturday. The clean-up will primarily f

LANCASTER NEWS - 2017-09-22 09:00:00

Hit-and-run driver kills man walking on highway

A Lancaster County man died before dawn Saturday in a hit-and-run incident on Jefferson Highway near Taxahaw Road, and authorities are asking the public for help finding the driver of the car. The victim, 36-year old Chad Russell Hill of Ross Cauthen Road, suffered severe head injuries when hit by

LANCASTER NEWS - 2017-09-20 09:00:00

The arts are big business

The nonprofit arts sector accounts for $360 million in annual economic activity in the 16 counties that make up the Charlotte region, including Lancaster, according to a detailed study released Friday. "It's not just food for the soul, but putting food on the table," said Randy Cohen, vice preside

LANCASTER NEWS - 2017-09-20 09:00:00

Elementary school teacher Susan Green creates fun learning environment for students

WAXHAW, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Mrs. Susan Green, a teacher full of energy and encouragement at Waxhaw Elementary School always focuses on the individual needs of her students. "She's a great teacher she really digs into the individual needs of the students and treats them individually and forms those re

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2017-09-21 07:31:00

Kershaw water-sewer deal should save the town $30K this year

Kershaw Town Council voted unanimously Monday night to change the way it pays for water and sewer services, a move expected to save the town about $30,000 a year. The council approved a contract with Oliver Environmental in Ruby that will cost $127,750 per year. Oliver will provide the town a wast

LANCASTER NEWS - 2017-09-20 09:00:00

Rembering the days of old

The friends, supporters and descendants of members of the Old Zion AME Zion Church and their brothers and sisters from St. Paul Halsellville Baptist Church gathered this past Sunday on the grounds of the original Old Zion site for their annual reunion revival. An appropriate verse from Deuteronomy m

NEWS & REPORTER - 2017-09-21 17:51:00

Daughter accused of planning to kill mother, set fire to home

ROCK HILL, S.C. - A woman is accused of shooting her mother and planning to burn down a Rock Hill apartment to cover up the crime. Patricia Garcia, 43, is charged with attempted murder. Officers were called around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday to the apartment complex on Iredell Street. Neighbor Lantz Weaver wa

WSOC-TV - 2017-09-20 22:27:31

Woman shot mother in head, planned to burn down apartment, police say

ROCK HILL, SC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A Rock Hill woman is accused of attempting to kill her mother and planning to set the apartment on fire. According to Rock Hill police, officers were called to an apartment on Iredell Street about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday to a report of a woman bleeding from her head. When off

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2017-09-20 19:38:00

SC health officials confirm 11 West Nile cases in people, some in York County

State health officials have confirmed 11 cases of West Nile virus in people so far this year, including some cases in York County. The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said it confirmed that one of the 11 cases, a person from Anderson County, died last month. The virus has also

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-20 17:57:00

Wilson's World: Learning to Butchery at The Peach Stand

Fort Miller, S.C. - Wilson heads over to The Peach Stand, where he gets a crash course on butchery and steps in to help out for Sal the Butcher. Since 1980, The Peach Stand in Fort Mill has been all about fresh, locally grown produce, a custom butcher shop, a restaurant and deli, a bakery, an ice cr

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2017-09-22 13:13:15

Rock Hill woman who exposed child to meth pleads guilty, gets drug treatment

A Rock Hill woman, accused of exposing a child who tested positive for methamphetamine among other drug charges, received court-ordered drug treatment but will not go to prison after pleading guilty Thursday. Jennifer Raye Bradway, 41, faces up to seven years in prison if she does not fulfill court

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-22 22:37:00

Low prices, high interest mark Lidl debut in Indian Land; Rock Hill store planned

Traffic monitors in neon vests directed droves of cars Thursday at the opening of the region's newest grocery store, Lidl. A Rock Hill store is planned to open Sept. 28. A huge "hallo, Indian Land" sign greeted customers once they entered the chic, airport hangar-looking building, where the aroma

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-22 16:48:00

Tractor-trailer carrying batteries crashes, backs up traffic

A tractor-trailer carrying batteries crashed on Interstate 77 and is causing major traffic delays in York County Wednesday morning. The crash occurred on Interstate 77 near Gold Hill Road at mile marker 88 in Fort Mill. According to a WBTV reporter on scene, there were hundreds of boxes of Energiz

WBTV - 2017-09-20 14:38:09

State grant will help Turning Point add services

The North Carolina Governor's Crime Commission dispersed about $73 million in grant money across the state this week, including about $903,000 in Union County. The grants will fund innovative programs focused on issues including opioids, domestic violence, child trafficking, juvenile justice and del

ENQUIRERJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-21 20:13:00

Commissioners approve funds for health, vehicles, equipment

The Union County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) voted on Sept. 18 to approve law enforcement vehicle purchases, an increase in funding for Division of Health programs, renewed an agreement between the schools and Division of Public Health, and a radio equipment purchase for the law enforcement

ENQUIRERJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-21 20:11:00

Rock Hill tops Fort Mill 3-2 in volleyball

Rock Hill erased a 2-1 lead and edged Fort Mill 3-2 in a Region 4-5A match at Fort Mill Thursday night. Rock Hill won the opening game 25-20, but Fort Mill won the next two, 25-15 and 25-21. Rock Hill tied it with a 25-20 decision, and then won 15-6 in the fifth game to pick up the win. Rock Hill an

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-22 04:12:00

Rock Hill rally to celebrate drug, alcohol recovery

For 16 years, Bob Rice has been drug-free and alcohol-free, but it wasn't too long ago that his life was full of challenges. "My life was caving in around me," said Rice, of Rock Hill. "I had a lot of issues with substance use and some financial management problems." It's because of his struggles t

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-22 00:54:00

Investigation Underway After Armed Man Shot And Killed By Deputies In Union County Overnight

MONROE, NC - Four Union County Sheriff's Deputies and one Monroe Police Officer are on paid administrative leave after a fatal officer involved shooting overnight. The shooting happened just before midnight at the Metro PCS on Roosevelt Boulevard. Officials say the incident began when deputies notic

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2017-09-20 21:40:17

Man pointed a gun in Rock Hill restaurant hit-and-run, victim reports

A man told Rock Hill police someone hit his car and pointed a gun at him in a Bojangles parking lot Wednesday morning, police say. Police were called to the Bojangles on East Main Street at about 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, according to a Rock Hill police report. The victim told police he was driving aroun

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-21 20:05:00