Rock Hill’s Molly Hardwick finishes 6th in golf championship

Amid the stellar greens of Augusta National, Molly Hardwick completed her first full year of playing the game of golf with a dream performance at the hallowed course. She finished sixth out of the 11 finalists in her age category at the First annual Drive, Chip and Putt Championship. Hardwick, who took golf up last […] Read More

Pew named next superintendent of Rock Hill Schools

The Rock Hill School board voted this afternoon to name Kelly Pew of Pickens County as its new superintendent. The vote came after board members met for several hours behind closed doors to discuss the three finalists. Pew will be paid $180,000 annually. She succeeds the departed Lynn Moody, who left last year to become […] Read More

Charlotte music legend Arthur Smith dies

Country music legend and variety show host Arthur “Guitar Boogie” Smith died Thursday. He was 93. Smith, a native of Kershaw, S.C. hosted radio and television shows four four decades across the Charlotte market. He recorded his first album at the Andrew Jackson Hotel in Rock Hill, S.C. Smith’s programs aired on WBT-AM and WBTV-TV […] Read More

County Council, Culture and Heritage Commission OK settlement terms

York County Council Thursday approved the terms of an undisclosed settlement between with the Culture and Heritage Foundation. The settlement agreement is the latest in a nearly yearlong lawsuit by the county against the foundation over a nearly 300-acre tract of donated  land along the Catawba River. The county and the York County Culture and […] Read More

S.C. Lawmakers confirm three Winthrop University trustees

South Carolina lawmakers confirmed three Winthrop University Board of Trustee candidates who ran unopposed this week. Donna Glenn and Ashlye Wilkerson were both re-elected to the board, representing Congressional Districts two and six, respectively. Randy Imler replaces longtime board member Bob Thompson. Wilkerson and Imler are both Winthrop Univesrity graduates and all will serve six […] Read More