Lake City creating fitting tribute to native son McNair (AUDIO)

(SCRN Reporter Lindsay Buchanan, Florence, contributed to this report) Friday, January 28 marked the 25th anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster, which cost the lives of seven astronauts, including Lake City native Ron McNair. On Saturday, McNair’s hometown was the center of a memorial service. A number of citizens turned out to honor McNair and [...] [...] Read More

Search for Britanee Drexel continues, mom optimistic

The search continues for teenager Britanee Drexel after nearly two years missing from a Myrtle Beach hotel. On April 25, 2009, Britanee Drexel was reported missing. She was last seen at the Blue Water Hotel in Myrtle Beach on Ocean Boulevard, but no sign of her ever since. However, Britanee’s mother, Dawn Drexel, is not [...] [...] Read More

Voter ID bill now in Senate’s hands

House members passed a Voter ID bill last week that requires all individuals to show a photo ID to vote. Republicans says the bill will crack down on voter impersonation and fraud. But, Democrats say it will disenfranchise more than 100,000 people who do not have driver’s licenses in South Carolina. Now, the Senate is [...] [...] Read More

Tackling unemployment in York County

The York County Regional Chamber of Commerce along the York County and Rock Hill Economic Development Boards are teaming together to finds way to tackle the unemployment issue in York County. Executive Director of the Rock Hill Economic Development Board Stephen Turner says after a rough couple years the area is starting to see [...] Read More

Black History through Music Celebration

Beginning with a special tribute to the slave and work songs of long ago to the unmistakable contributions to Jazz and Blues, a special program celebrating black history through music will be held Tuesday, February 1 at the Baxter Hood Center at York Technical College.

The program, hosted by Bobby Plair, will also feature [...] Read More