Fort Mill Times

Fort Mill Times

Fort Mill history: Do you remember?

1996: Destiny Leigh Wilson, 9 months, received crowns as Baby Miss at pageants held in Kings Mountain, N. C. and Rock Hill.; 1936: Johnny Porter recently built near his restaurant and service station, just across the river on the Fort Mill-Rock Hill Highway, a half dozen tourist cottages.

Fort Mill Sports

Fort Mill grad named Clemson head coach

John Boetsch was named the Clemson University’s men’s tennis coach last month. A 2000 graduate of Fort Mill, he has been an assistant and associate head coach at Clemson for the past eight years, and associate head coach for three years.

Local

Sheriff to York County Council: Revisit vote to cut deputy jobs

York County Sheriff Bruce Bryant angrily criticized County Council members Monday for what he called “11th-hour budget cuts” last month that eliminated three full-time and three part-time planned deputy jobs from his force. He asked the council to revisit that vote, saying he needs 19 full-time deputies to provide court security and has only 12.

Fort Mill Times

Fort Mill history: Do you remember?

1996: A request from the Town of Fort Mill for a $500,000 grant to repair dilapidated houses was turned down; 1976: Fort Mill’s Planning and Zoning Commission rejected the rezoning of eight acres on Leonidas and Spratt Streets from single unit residential to multiunit.

Videos

Firefighters cool down Fort Mill kids

During a scorching hot day in the high 90s, firefighters came to the rescue by dousing Victory Sports campers at Springfield Elementary School in Fort Mill Thursday.
Jenny Overman Special to the Fort Mill Times
Firefighters cool down Fort Mill kids 0:16

Firefighters cool down Fort Mill kids

Team USA wrestler Veronica Carlson holds a clinic for kids in Fort Mill 1:17

Team USA wrestler Veronica Carlson holds a clinic for kids in Fort Mill

Lancaster County: Sunday alcohol sales petition submitted 2:24

Lancaster County: Sunday alcohol sales petition submitted

Tega Cay's 2016 Fourth of July parade 1:02

Tega Cay's 2016 Fourth of July parade