Haley signs bill outlawing substances in bath salts, synthetic pot

This week, Governor Nikki Haley announced the signing of a new law in South Carolina that officially bans some 200 substances that comprise synthetic drugs like K2 and bath salts. Locally, York County All on Board director Janet Martini says the move is a great step forward in protecting the youth in the Palmetto State. [...] Read More

Police: Road closures, delays expected for Strawberry Festival

You can expect some road closures this weekend leading up to the South Carolina Strawberry Festival in Fort Mill. Fort Mill Police Captain Bryan Zachary says that beginning Friday afternoon at 5, a portion of S.C 160 will be closed through downtown Fort Mill through Midnight on Saturday. Zachary says that drivers can expect congestion [...] Read More

‘DNC for Me’ shows business how to profit off September Convention

With September’s Democratic National Convention just over four months away, local business owners hoping to get in on the action had their first chance to see what the DNC will bring to the Carolinas. The group known as SC in 2012 hosted “The DNC for Me” Tuesday night at the Baxter Hood Center, where organizers [...] 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

Local DNC events gaining steam

As the Democratic National Convention gears up in Charlotte, a local effort here in York County is underway to bring business and some of the 35-thousand delegates, security staff and media to South Carolina. The group known as SC in 2012 is hosting the first of what look to be several information sessions on how [...] Read More