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Rock Hill barbers ‘rumble’ at Come-See-Me event

Hair styling mixed with showmanship at the annual “Rumble in the Jungle” barbershop competition in Rock Hill, SC. Held for the first time as part of the Come-See-Me festival, the competition gave barbers and stylists a chance to show off their skill along with their creativity, hosted by the local school Shabazz Barber Styling College.

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Northwestern soccer to honor ex-manager who died mysteriously in Charlotte

Adam Kent Smith, 24, died Wednesday in Charlotte and the case is being investigated by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police’s homicide unit. Smith asked an officer for medical help then authorities said he died from blunt force trauma. The people who knew Smith from soccer at Northwestern High School where he was the soccer manager are devastated and will wear black arm bands at their game Tuesday night.

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Rock Hill road near Northwestern High to be named for late track coach Bob Jenkins

Bob Jenkins’ legacy is on quarter-mile oval tracks, but his name will live on forever along a stretch of highway near Northwestern High School. On Saturday, many of the athletes Jenkins coached over four decades will be on hand as the state Department of Transportation officially christens Rawlinson Road – from S.C. 5 to Heckle Boulevard – the “Coach Robert T. ‘Bob’ Jenkins Memorial Highway.”

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