Clinton to celebrate its 118th year

Rock Hill’s Clinton Junior College is celebrating its 118th anniversary of providing higher education to its students. Today the Historically Black two-year school held its 1894 Society Luncheon downtown. Willie Tabor, Clinton’s vice president for institutional advancement, says 180 people turned out for the luncheon, donating at least 19-thousand-600 dollars. Tabor says this week’s events [...] Read More

Clinton Junior College gets first NAACP Chapter

Rock Hill’s historically black Clinton Junior College has created its first-ever branch of the NAACP. Dozens of students turned out at the school’s gym for today’s announcement. Rock Hill N-double-A-C-P President Melvin Poole says students at Clinton Junior College showed interest in the civil rights organization. Poole says that approval came in October. Angelo Geter, [...] Read More