Lane closures on Cherry Road continue

Now thorough next week, crews will close one two northbound lanes on Cherry Road near the Bi-Lo to complete road work that started in mid-April. Weather permitting, the lanes going towards I-77 will be shut from 9 to 5 each … Continue reading Read More

NRC hosts open house on Catawba Nuclear Station

Nuclear Regulators in Rock Hill Tuesday say despite a power failure a month ago that caused the Catawba Nuclear Station to fully shut down — the Lake Wylie-based facility operated in the “green” in 2011. NRC Spokesman Joey Ledford said that nuclear power facilities have been the subject of a lot of public interest since [...] Read More

Time to start prepping for spring storms

Pollen isn’t the only thing residents should be preparing for this spring. Director of York County’s Emergency Management, Cotton Howell, says the spring weather is perfect weather for severe thunderstorms, hurricanes and tornadoes. There are over 70 emergency sirens located throughout York County that alert residents when danger is approaching, but Howell says residents should [...] Read More

New landscaping to transform the I-77 at exits 82a, b and c

In the weeks to come, you can expect some new landscaping at the Interstate 77 interchange at Cherry and Celanese Roads. Tuesday afternoon, Rock Hill Mayor Doug Echols announced privately funded project to install new trees and shrubberies along the on and off ramps to give the area a cleaner, more welcoming look. Echols said [...] Read More

Businesses encouraged to ‘GO GREEN’

As the world attempts to adapt to a more environmentally friendly lifestyle, more than just individual efforts are required, according to George Russell, representative of the York County Green Business Conference. Russell appeared on Palmetto Mornings on WRHI to discuss the upcoming conference that will share tips on how businesses can integrate more eco-friendly practices [...] Read More