Baltimore Ravens Tight End Benjamin Watson – a Northwestern High School graduate – delivered gift baskets to pediatric patients and their families at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, South Carolina, on Monday.
State ethics watchdogs will move forward with a complaint against S.C. Treasurer Curtis Loftis alleging he violated ethics laws by helping a longtime friend and business associate get a job representing the state in a lawsuit.
York County schools have faced a chronic shortage of bus drivers, especially in recent years as the economy has improved. This year, some school districts have significantly boosted pay for their bus drivers, hoping to draw more people to the job. The Rock Hill district plans a job fair on Thursday.
Challenger Mike Fanning of Great Falls narrowly defeated incumbent state Sen. Creighton Coleman of Winnsboro in Tuesday’s Democratic runoff for the Senate District 17 seat, according to unofficial results. The runoff winner will face Republican Mark Palmer of York in November.
Federal prosecutors have indicted three Rock Hill, South Carolina, store owners for food stamp fraud after the suspects allegedly conspired over years to sell millions of dollars of cigarettes, gas and beer.
Terri Smith has been named the Rock Hill, South Carolina, school district’s chief finance officer, after the retirement of Elaine Bilton, who served in the position since 2008. In addition, Daniel Fielder will succeed Kevin Hood as assistant principal at India Hook Elementary School.