Faircloth honored at Boy Scouts dinner

The Palmetto Council for Boy Scouts of America held an honorary dinner to recognize Fred Faircloth and raise money for future boy scouts at the Magnolia Room in Rock Hill on Thursday night. Faircloth says he’s proud to be associated with such a committed group and knows this fundraiser is very beneficial each year. Faircloth [...] Read More

SC lacking in bike safety

South Carolina ranks 49th among states for bicycling safety, according to a report from the Alliance for Biking and Walking. The report indicates that 2-point-1 percent of work trips in South Carolina are by bicycle or foot, but bicyclists or pedestrians account for 11-point-9 percent of traffic fatalities in the state. The report, funded by [...] Read More

SC lacking in bike safety

South Carolina ranks 49th among states for bicycling safety, according to a report from the Alliance for Biking and Walking. The report indicates that 2-point-1 percent of work trips in South Carolina are by bicycle or foot, but bicyclists or pedestrians account for 11-point-9 percent of traffic fatalities in the state. The report, funded by [...] Read More

City, county tourism departments recognized in nationwide magazine

A national sports magazine has named the City of Rock Hill’s Parks, Recreation and Tourism department and the York County Convention and Visitors Bureau as a top choice for its readers. SportsEvents magazine has ranked the local groups as one of its 2012 Readers Choice Award winners. Both the York County CVB and Rock Hill PRT [...] Read More

ChristmasVille descends on Old Town this weekend

ROCK HILL — ChristmasVille 2011 comes to Old Town Rock Hill Thursday through Sunday. The 6th annual festival is a holiday celebration of the late Rock Hill artist Vernon Grant and includes his hundreds of Santa and holiday images. This year’s festival features traditional favorites like the ice skating rink, a snow village, Santa’s workshop, [...] Read More