Knights practice in new ballpark for the first time as season approaches

It’s a new era for Charlotte Knights’ baseball as they play their first season at the brand new BB&T Ballpark uptown. The players practiced at the ballpark for the first time Tuesday. Knights’ manager Joel Skinner says the new digs represent a first-class operation. “Coming from where we were last year (in Fort Mill) from […] Read More

Man being held on nearly $31,000 bond for series of burglaries

York County Sheriff’s office detectives have arrested a Clover man in connection with about a half dozen burglaries. Twenty-year-old Thomas Bridges faces eleven charges including grand larceny, second-degree burglary and petty larceny. Bridges is suspected of breaking into at least six homes in the Lake Wylie and River Hills communities dating back to last year. […] Read More

City councilman charged with threatening police chief, officer

The State Law Enforcement Division has charged a Chester City Councilman with threatening the city’s police chief and one of his officers. 70-year-old Odell Williams faces two counts of threatening the life of a public official. Warrants made available by SLED allege that on March 10th, Williams threatened police chief Andre Williams and Major Gene […] Read More

Man who dropped baby on reservation faces new charge

The 28-year-old man accused by York County authorities of dropping his seven-week-old daughter in the bedroom of his house while he was grossly intoxicated faces a new charge. Bryan Wayne George is now charged with abuse to inflict great bodily injury. George had been charged with unlawful child neglect. The baby suffered a broken arm […] Read More

Rock Hill High tabs David “Bubba” Pittman as Head Coach [audio]

Rock Hill High School has named Bubba Pittman as its new head football coach. Pittman, who last year was offensive coordinator for the Bearcats, was one of 6 finalists considered for the job. According to Athletic Director Bill Warren, Rock Hill High received over 75 applications for the head coaching position, which has been vacant […] Read More