Some York County, S.C., farmers fear they may lose up to half their peach crop after a late-season freeze moved into the area Saturday night and Sunday morning. The winter-like weather is a challenge for farms to deal with during the growing season.
Elizabeth McCorkle “Lib” Brice, a driving force in the beautification of York, died March 25. She was 85. She was the wife of York’s longtime former mayor and former city attorney William M. Brice Jr., who died in 2012.
Residents across Western York County shared concerns about roads, housing density, sidewalks, downtown development and other issues during an open house Thursday. York County is updating its comprehensive plan and is seeking input from residents about how to move forward.
Cougar hurler Ryan Gilbert with the York Comprehensive High School baseball team was more than Fort Mill High could handle in a 7-1 York SC win before a large crowd at the YCHS baseball complex. The Cougars also defeated Rock Hill 8-6.
The York Comprehensive High School Lady Cougar softball team of York SC is competing in the Azalea High School Tournament this week in Summerville, after losing a region game 9-4 to the Rock Hill Lady Bearcats.
A York woman confronted her husband over an accidental “pocket dial” from his cellphone. The result was a man bleeding from a knife wound to the head and a woman charged with criminal domestic violence, according to a York arrest report.
The victim thought he had been punched in the side until he noticed he was bleeding from a 6-inch gash. Dontavias Jontwan Dixon was arrested by York police and charged with assaulting the man with a box cutter.