Company making $2.2 million investment in Fort Mill, bringing 130 jobs

An engineering and technical services company supporting power and communications utilities has announced that it’s locating its corporate headquarters and engineering operations in York County. UC Synergetic is making a $2.2 million investment that’s expected to bring 130 jobs. The larger corporate office on North White Street in Fort Mill will accommodate additional staff in […] Read More

Five arrested in joint city-county prostitution

The Rock Hill Police Department and the York County Drug Enforcement Unit have arrested five people following a prostitution sting operation Wednesday at two local motels. 19-year-old Michelle Sheppard of Rock Hill is charged with prostitution, along with 23-year-old Devoja Clay and 41-year-old George Alford of Charlotte, 26-year-old Julie Elliott of Pineville and 38-year-old Michael […] Read More

Cabela’s seeks incentives for I-77 site in York County

Cabela’s — the outdoor sporting goods retailer that will open next spring on the former site of the Plaza Fiesta mall in Fort Mill — is seeking a public handout in its efforts to expand operations in South Carolina. The retailer plans to build a 100,000 square-foot store at the highly-visible site off Interstate 77 […] Read More

10 named as teachers of the year in Clover Schools

Ten teachers in the Clover School District were recognized Tuesday by their colleges as teachers of the year. The teachers, publicly named this week, become part of the Clover School District Teacher Forum, a program designed to help develop teacher leaders. Each school teacher of the year now enters into an evaluation process in which […] Read More

2014-15 Winthrop Common Book project focuses on food supply

This fall, Winthrop University’s incoming freshman class will learn more about this country’s food supply and how food arrives at our drive-thru windows, grocery stores and kitchen tables. The university Tuesday unveiled it’s latest Common Book, “Where am I Eating.” The book focuses on the global concern of the food supply and its effects on […] Read More