York Mayor Eddie Lee has been chosen for a statewide historic preservation award for his efforts to marshal public support to save the historic York County Courthouse. The award is given by the Palmetto Trust for Historic Preservation, the S.C. Department of Archives and History and the governor’s office.
Clover Area Assistance Center leaders voted to terminate relations with Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina. Following issues about picking up food at the Charlotte center, CAAC filed for a grievance hearing. Second Harvest put CAAC on a one-year probation. Rather than meet the terms, CAAC’s board voted to sever ties.
York police were called after an irate drive-thru customer at Wendy’s assaulted an employee by throwing a drink on her when she discovered she was missing her French fries. The fast-food employee insisted she gave the woman fries.
The York Comprehensive High School boys’ golf team withstood a surge from Nation Ford in the Region 3-AAAA tournament to grab the fourth spot for Monday’s AAAA golf qualifier at the Smithfield Golf Course in Easley.
Four Clover High School students have received full military scholarships or appointments to military academies. Other school news includes honors for the York Comprehensive band, Clover High drumline and more.
York County, SC, planners presented the results of months of public meetings and consultation on the county’s 10-year comprehensive plan on Tuesday. A crowd at the Baxter Hood Center at York Technical College in Rock Hill, SC, heard what county residents had to say about their goals for economic growth, transportation priorities, and recreational and open-space needs.