Editorials

Editorials

Rock Hill leaders tackle parking issue

Planners in Rock Hill have spent years working to find ways to attract more people and businesses to the city’s historic core, particularly the central downtown area. Now that the realization of those efforts looks more imminent, planners need to find places to put the cars.

Editorials

Meet area farmers on Ag+Art Tour

Each weekend in June will feature a different list of farms to visit. Farms in York and Chester counties will be on display the second weekend, and farms in Lancaster County on the third weekend.

Editorials

Public records law was a step forward

Proponents of legislative reforms to improve South Carolina’s Freedom of Information Act didn’t get everything they had hoped for in the bill that passed on the last day of the session. But the bill came close, and it should be regarded as a victory for open government and citizens’ ability to gain access to public information.

Editorials

School district tweaking its expulsion policy

The purpose of expelling students from school is to prevent them from disrupting classrooms, not to deny them an education. Fortunately the Rock Hill school district seems to understand that, and school board members are looking at ways to tweak district policy to ensure that expelled students don’t go weeks or months without instruction.

Videos

Family of 17-year-old Rock Hill student killed in shooting: 'Our hearts are broken'

A relative of Quantavious "Quan" Torbit says the family is heartbroken that he was shot and killed at age 17 Sunday night. Torbit was a rising senior at South Pointe High School in Rock Hill, and had played on the school basketball team. One person is charged with murder in his death; a second person faces weapons charges in the incident.
adys@heraldonline.com
Family of 17-year-old Rock Hill student killed in shooting: 'Our hearts are broken' 2:19

Family of 17-year-old Rock Hill student killed in shooting: 'Our hearts are broken'

Fort Mill resident starts 'Fort Mill Rocks' in hopes of spreading 'encouragement and joy' 0:50

Fort Mill resident starts 'Fort Mill Rocks' in hopes of spreading 'encouragement and joy'

Rock Hill man, 25, accused of murder in death of South Pointe student asks for bond 1:28

Rock Hill man, 25, accused of murder in death of South Pointe student asks for bond

A kicking competition against South Pointe's future Clemson Tiger, B.T. Potter 3:48

A kicking competition against South Pointe's future Clemson Tiger, B.T. Potter