Two arrested in Lancaster County hit-and-run

The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office has charged two men with attempted murder in connection with an alleged hit and run in which two other men were struck by a vehicle. 18-year-old Brett Daniel Wright of Lancaster and 19-year-old Joshua Neal Barton of Lancaster were arrested Tuesday. A news release from Sheriff Barry Faile says the [...] Read More

Lancaster Deputy earns national award after surviving gunshot wound

A Lancaster County Deputy who survived a gunshot wound late last year was the first recipient of a national award of officers who survive life-threatening incidents. Undercover Drug Task Force Deputy Brandon Rollins took a bullet in the stomach from 19-year-old Rodrick Caskey while Rollins was intervening in an armed robbery at the Shrimp Boat seafood [...] Read More

YCDC inmate hospitalized after jumping from 12-foot ledge

A York man is still listed in critical condition after he reportedly jumped from a ledge inside the Moss Justice Center Monday. Authorities say just after 4 o’clock Monday afternoon 49-year-old Steven Spagnoli jumped from an upper tier stair rail, falling 12 feet and onto his head. Sheriff’s spokesman Major Robbie Hudgins says Spagnoli was [...] Read More

Blackwell, Williams spar over campaign funding sources, museums

Sparks flew Monday night as the two Republican candidates for York County Council’s District 6 seat stood before hundreds of voters at the lone debate leading up to the June 12th primary. Incumbent Britt Blackwell sparred with challenger Gary Williams over Williams’ support of former Congressman John Spratt and Blackwell’s alleged efforts to break up [...] Read More

Lancaster County Sheriff re-elected to state assocation

Lancaster County Sheriff Barry Faile has been re-elected to serve another year on the board of the South Carolina Sheriff’s Association. Faile said Wednesday that his one-year term will represent the Midlands and Pee Dee. Faile says that he’s learned that being so close to a large metropolitan area has shown him the value in [...] Read More