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Diversity, fundraising, technology: Winthrop president lays out goals of 10-year plan

Winthrop University President Dan Mahony discussed the school’s strategic plan to increase diversity, double the school’s endowment and invest significantly into campus technology upgrades in a speech Thursday at Byrnes Auditorium.

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Planned Rock Hill indoor sports complex could reach ‘untapped market’

A $25 million indoor sports facility could keep Rock Hill, South Carolina, on the cutting edge of sports tourism in the Carolinas, according to representatives with the Rock Hill Sports Commission and the Parks, Recreation and Tourism department. The two presented a plan Tuesday to create a 170,000 square foot indoor sports complex that would be located downtown and bring in about $10 million in estimated annual economic impact.

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Friday morning appears normal in Charlotte

Things are looking pretty normal Friday morning in uptown Charlotte
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Friday morning appears normal in Charlotte 0:44

Friday morning appears normal in Charlotte

York County cops take to the roof for Special Olympics 0:58

York County cops take to the roof for Special Olympics

Clover School District Community YMCA sneak peek 1:22

Clover School District Community YMCA sneak peek

Clover woman paints yard after Charlotte shooting, protests 1:41

Clover woman paints yard after Charlotte shooting, protests