Local GOP Chair: Fix the ethics filing issue, and fix it now

State Senators head back to work today in what is now day four of a battle to get 183 first-time candidates for local and state office back on the June 12 primary ballot. Six of those candidates are out of York County, and all of them were dropped after the State Supreme Court ruled they [...] Read More

Mulvaney to face democratic opponent in congressional race

The chairs of the York County Democratic and Republican parties talked about this year’s election during appearances on today’s edition of Palmetto Morning’s on WRHI. Democratic chair Pat Calkins says Joyce Knott, who’s running against first-term G-O-P Congressman Mick Mulvaney, would do an outstanding job. Republican Party chair Glenn McCall says the 5th US House [...] Read More

GOP candidates’ forum Thursday in Rock Hill

Thursday night, the Republican candidates for York County Council’s contested races will meet — together — for the first time. York County GOP Chair Glenn McCall says while the party will not back any particular candidate right now, tonight’s forum is designed to put all the candidates on a level playing field. McCall says the [...] Read More

DiGiorgio retiring after 2012-2013 school year

Winthrop University president Anthony DiGiorgio said his tenure of the Rock Hill school will end following the next academic year. DiGiorgio broke the news to the university faculty and staff this morning in a video release, and addressed the media this afternoon. DiGiorgio says he and his wife, Gale, have enjoyed their time serving as [...] Read More

Winthrop VP Brien Lewis Named Catawba College President

Brien Lewis, Winthrop University’s vice president for university development and alumni relations, was announced today as the 23rd president of Catawba College in Salisbury, N.C. Lewis has held many titles at Winthrop since his arrival in 1999 as executive assistant to the president and secretary to the Board of Trustees. He took over leadership in [...] Read More