1994• Plans were revealed for hundreds of affordable and multifamily housing units to be built on Steele Road.
• Eighth-grader Maurice Wilson of Fort Mill received the Steven M. Spratt Award from the Boys and Girls Club of Fort Mill.
• Catherine McGinn, a Navy airman, graduated from Air Traffic Control School at the Navy Air Station near Millington, Tenn.
• Meredith Borel, a junior at Fort Mill High School, finished 13th in the nation in an essay competition sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
1974• The Fort Mill High School Yellow Jackets won the South Carolina Class AA state basketball championship with a 61-43 drubbing of the Edisto Cougars. Ernest Fuller led the Jackets with 29 points. This was the school’s first state championship in basketball.
• Waddell Gibson, Daniel Watts and Robert Whitley won seats on the Fort Mill School Board.
• Air Force Staff Sgt. Kenneth B. Wright, formerly of Fort Mill, graduated with honors from the Electronics Specialist Class at Keesler AFB, Miss.
• Oren H. (Curly) Sain resigned as Fort Mill Township’s member of the York County Board of Tax Assessors.
1954• Judy Brown, a 17-year-old senior at Fort Mill High School, was chosen for the “Good Citizenship Award” by the Kanawha Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
1934• Evangelistic services were held nightly at Unity Presbyterian Church with the Rev. J. R. Williams conducting.
• Many Fort Mill people were grieved to learn of the death of Rock Hill Police Sgt. John Wilson.
1914• The officers of the Fort Mill Presbyterian Church decided to hold open air meetings in Confederate Park on Sunday Nights during the summer.
• First prize in the Massey Drug Store contest, a handsome kitchen cabinet, was won by F. M. Mack.
Compiled by Chip Heemsoth, a lifelong resident of Fort Mill.