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

Gilmore pleased to be heading to Buffalo

Former South Pointe High School star and South Carolina defensive back Stephon Gilmore talked this morning about being the 10th pick by Buffalo in last night’s NFL draft. Gilmore said on the Howard Simon Show on WGR-AM in Buffalo that he was happy and emotional after his name was called. Gilmore says he improved during [...] Read More

Former South Pointe quarterback projected to be a first round draft pick

This year’s NFL Draft is hitting close to home as former South Pointe High School quarterback Stephon Gilmore is projected to be a first round pick. With only two weeks left before teams decide who will be their rookies for the upcoming season, Gilmore has already visited with nearly ten different NFL clubs. Gilmore is no [...] Read More

Nonproft holding fundraiser at this weekend’s ‘big game’

The Haven men’s shelter in Rock Hill is holding its 5th Annual Super Bowl fundraiser and auction Sunday beginning in the Magnolia Room at Laurel Creek. Mary Frances Morton, one of the Haven’s board members, said on Monday’s edition of Palmetto Mornings on WRHI that the event will include a silent auction featuring nearly 40 [...] Read More

Taylor to return to Gamecocks for senior season

University of South Carolina defensive end Devin Taylor will return for his senior season. The senior from Beaufort confirmed the decision through the university Monday. Taylor said in a statement that he still has some things he’d like to accomplish at USC before going on to the next level. He is one of a group [...] Read More