Plane lands in Chester County field, pilot OK

A plane from the World War One era made an emergency landing this afternoon in Rural Chester County. Greg Suskin with our television partner Channel 9 Eyewitness News is reporting the pilot appears to have made the landing and then called for a ride, leaving the plane in a field off Highway 9 near Mount [...] Read More

SC lacking in bike safety

South Carolina ranks 49th among states for bicycling safety, according to a report from the Alliance for Biking and Walking. The report indicates that 2-point-1 percent of work trips in South Carolina are by bicycle or foot, but bicyclists or pedestrians account for 11-point-9 percent of traffic fatalities in the state. The report, funded by [...] Read More

SC lacking in bike safety

South Carolina ranks 49th among states for bicycling safety, according to a report from the Alliance for Biking and Walking. The report indicates that 2-point-1 percent of work trips in South Carolina are by bicycle or foot, but bicyclists or pedestrians account for 11-point-9 percent of traffic fatalities in the state. The report, funded by [...] Read More

Fort Mill garbage collectors unionize

Garbage truck drivers who work for Republic Services in Fort Mill have joined the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. The drivers voted 30 to 24 this month to become members of Local 71 based in Charlotte. They are perhaps the first unionized garbage collectors in the region. Drivers who supported union membership say they sought outside [...] Read More

Police investigating homicide on Orr Rd.

A Rock Hill police report is shedding more light on the suspected deadly assault on an Orr Drive resident. The report says Alexander Hardin’s neighbor, girlfriend and her daughter entered the home through the back door and found Hardin on the floor near the front door with blood coming from his head. Family members told [...] Read More