South Pointe HS Choir receives $5k award from WTVI

The South Pointe High School Concert Choir received an award today from Charlotte Television Station WTVI. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] South Pointe’s Choir won a five-thousand-dollar prize in the My School Rocks competition at WTVI last month by raising more money for the station than other participating bands. South Pointe Choral Director [...] Read More

Gov. Haley praises Rock Hill School, brings anti-bullying message

Governor Nikki Haley brought her anti-bullying message to a Rock Hill school Monday in a multi-stop tour through the upstate. Haley spoke before the sixth grade class at Castle Heights Middle School and commended the students, faculty and staff for their hard work in achieving “school to watch” status. Haley also spoke with the students [...] Read More

York Christian Chamber holds 2012 Leadercast

Hundreds gathered at Rock Hill’s First Baptist Church Friday for the nationally broadcast Chick-Fil-A Leadercast. The event featured live local speakers as well as presentations via satellite from NFL Quarterback Time Tebow, CNN’s Soledad O’Brien, among others. Barry Pruitt of the York Christian Chamber. Pruitt says this year’s Leadercast had over 200 attendees — and much [...] Read More

Man arrested for indecent exposure in Cherry Road restaurant

A Rock Hill man was arrested early Tuesday on indecent exposure charges after witnesses told police he was taking pictures of customers, and himself while exposing himself to patrons inside the Cherry Road McDonald’s adjacent to Winthrop University. A police report says officers found 60-year-old Arthur Reid inside his truck just after midnight and asked him if [...] Read More

Report: 2 arrested after police find couple fornicating in City Hall swings

Authorities arrested a Rock Hill couple Thursday after officers found them fornicating in a swing at City Hall in broad daylight. A Rock Hill police report says officers were called to the swings adjacent to the library and found 20-year-old Danielle Dewberry of Meridian Drive and 39-year-old Amin Jenkins of South Spruce Street in the [...] Read More