Teen arrested in connection with a string of car break-ins over the weekend

A Rock Hill man was arrested Sunday after police say he broke into a dozen cars this weekend. 18-year-old Tyler James Bowers of Hidden Hills drive faces one charge of breaking and entering an auto, but more charges are pending. Police reports say 12 vehicles were broken into this weekend in the vicinity of Cherry [...] Read More

Winthrop’s Dacus library to undergo nearly $1M renovations

Starting Tuesday, Winthrop’s Dacus Library is set to undergo nearly 1-million dollars in renovation. Library services Dean Mark Herring tells WRHI the upgrades are designed to adapt the 40-year-old structure on Oakland Avenue to better suit the current needs of students Herring says that despite public perception that libraries have outlived their usefulness, patron traffic [...] Read More

Officials: Strawberry festival expecting tens of thousands this weekend

The 3rd annual South Carolina Strawberry Festival gets underway in Fort Mill tomorrow and continues through Saturday. Festival Director Brown Simpson says that tens of thousands of people are expected at this year’s festival. Simpson says that many people creates challenges such as traffic. Simpson says there will be 36 food vendors, 70 business vendors [...] Read More

The Band Perry Goes Global

The Band Perry took their show to Europe earlier this year and will have the chance to return for another set of shows in July. They’re excited about the trip as well as continuing to grow their fan base. “We’re just kind of getting to know the international community,” Kimberly Perry said. “That’s a big [...] Read More

Martina McBride Inspired by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Martina McBride has always made giving back a priority, especially as she’s been so blessed in her own life. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis is one of the charities near and dear to her heart. She was especially moved when she was able to visit and see the work the hospital does firsthand. [...] Read More