Cats proposes 15% fare increase for 82X bus line

Charlotte City leaders are planning a hike in CATS bus fees — and if you ride the 82X line to Charlotte, it could soon affect you. Thursday night, Rock Hill and Charlotte city transportation leaders held a public comment session on the fee hike, that if approved, would raise a one-way ticket by 50 cents [...] Read More

Council rejects church’s plan for the PTL Tower

After five years of deliberations, York County Council Monday made more headway on deciding the future of one of York County’s biggest…and tallest… eyesores. That’s York County Councilman David Bowman bringing forward a motion Monday night before council to reject Morningstar Ministries plan to renovate the former Heritage USA tower in Fort Mill. Council voted [...] Read More

Efforts to restore the towers turns into an effort to restore trust

With standing room only, representatives from Morning Star Ministries proposed their plan to refurbish the Fort Mill towers for the second time at last night’s York county Council meeting. Morning Star’s CEO, Rick Joyner, recently threatened to sue York County if leaders did not accept their proposal to renovate an incomplete Fort Mill High rise. [...] Read More

Resident to County Council: “I’ve lost faith in you guys”

York County Council met Monday night to discuss various issues, one including the ongoing debate over the future of the former Heritage USA tower in Fort Mill. MorningStar says it’s been planning to renovate the tower since 2007, but five years later little has been done. Fort Mill resident Eric Kinsinger says the dilapidated establishment [...] Read More

Charlotte Knights host first of two job fairs for 2012 season

With baseball season just around the corner, the Charlotte Knights held their first of two job fairs for the 2012 summer season Monday in Fort Mill. Knights Media Relations Manager Tommy Viola. Viola says they’re hiring prospective employees of all ages — not just teenagers on summer break. The next job fair is set for [...] Read More