Fort Mill Times

Education

New leader named for Clover elementary school

Bethel Elementary School in Clover, South Carolina, near Lake Wylie, has a new principal. Shavon O’Brien has been chosen to lead the school after Kim Ramsey retires, according to the school district. O'Brien comes to Clover from Gaston County, North Carolina.

Crime

14-year-old who pointed gun at Fort Mill Strawberry Festival was already on probation

A 14-year-old boy is charged with pointing a gun at two other children during the Strawberry Festival in Fort Mill, South Carolina. The defendant who also is charged with assault from the May 5, 2018, incident was on probation for burning and property damage at a golf course, officials said. A judge ruled the defendant will stay in juvenile detention because of the seriousness of the crimes.

No horsing around at annual equestrian skills show at ASC Greenway in Fort Mill, SC

Equestrians of all ages showed off their riding and handing skills in a variety of contests at the annual Horse Show at the Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill, South Carolina.
Jeff Sochko