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

York backs off pedestrian crossing sign plans

City officials say they have backed off a proposal to install pedestrian crossing signs in downtown York because the signs required by the state would be too large and unsightly. Speeding along Congress Street in the downtown area, where there are a lot of pedestrians, was one of several concerns raised by downtown business owners [...] Read More

FMHS Band invited to St. Patrick’s Day parade in Dublin

Wednesday morning, more than 170 band students at Fort Mill High School learned they’d received an invitation to perform at the St. Patrick’s Parade in Ireland in 2013. Fort Mill Band Director John Pruitt tells WRHI the process started earlier this year — but came to a T today with the big unveiling. Pruitt says [...] Read More