Principals have been named for the Fort Mill, South Carolina school district’s newest elementary schools. Jocelyn Young will lead Kings Town Elementary School. Peter Olinger was chosen as principal for River Trail Elementary School.
York County, South Carolina, to demolish its agriculture building to create parking space as construction continues at Moss Justice Center, family court, Heckle Complex and the government center in York and Rock Hill.
Attorneys argued for and against Fort Mill school district impact fee increases in a York courtroom. South Carolina and York County attorneys say the fees should stand. Home builder associations disagree.
The Upper Palmetto YMCA is about to start construction on the Indian Land, South Carolina, site to include lighted multipurpose fields, a pool and fitness center. It could include a $2.5 million water park.
A plan for almost 200 townhomes has been submitted for the intersection of Springfield Parkway and U.S. 21 Bypass in Fort Mill, South Carolina. Town council will decide on rezoning near Springfield Elementary.
Ron Luclaire Houser of Matthews, North Carolina, pleaded guilty to armed robberies, including in Fort Mill and Lancaster, South Carolina. The crimes carry a potential sentence of life in federal prison.
York County, South Carolinam has space in its recycling program Tega Cay, Fort Mill, Rock Hill and other municipal areas may need. An agreement would bring recyclable material to the county site if costs work.
The Lancaster County School District leaders in South Carolina are considering impact fees following the success the Fort Mill school district had in getting increased fees passed by York County Council.
Winthrop University is taking steps to limit York Count’s opioid crisis with a new social work program launched Feb. 1. The school’s Department of Social Work announced a 3-year project to help defendants jailed in York County fight drug addictions.