York County tourism leader takes West Coast position

The executive director of the Rock Hill York County Convention and Visitors Bureau is leaving to take a job in the northwestern part of the country. The CVB’s Board of Commissioners issued a statement late this morning that said the group is accepting Bennish Brown’s resignation with regrets. Brown was recently selected as the President [...] Read More

Facelift coming to White Street as phase one of textile corridor renovations

In the coming months, you can expect a facelift in the sections of White Street adjacent to the Cotton Factory and Dave Lyle Blvd. Rock Hill city planners said Thursday following an extensive workshop with city council that improvements to the road and sidewalks from Dave Lyle to Laurel Street will take shape in the [...] 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

New senior center coming to Tega Cay

Charlotte based Senior Living Communities and Tega Cay City officials annnounced Monday a brand new, 130-bed senior center in York County. The 130-thousand square foot facility will go by the name Well More and is expected to be open by January 2014. State Representavie Ralph Norman says the facility will also create 130 local jobs. [...] Read More

York, Lancaster high school students to benefit from Alive at 25 program

Continental Tire announced the addition of the Lancaster and York school districts to The Alive at 25 program Thursday. Vice President for marketing and sales at Continental Tire, Bill Caldwell, says the program supports good activities within the community while boosting an already existing positive relationship. Donations up to 25-thousand dollars from Continental allowed South [...] Read More