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Friendship Nine protesters to have arrest records erased

...relief and a hope for the future.The eight students at Rock Hill's Friendship Junior College ? Willie McCleod, Robert...civil rights movement.But change was slow to come to Rock Hill. They decided to act together, getting arrested in February...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-01-27/friendship-nine-protesters-have-arr
Haley's gas tax offer would cost state millions in revenue

...the House plan, said Thursday. "It opens up more opportunities as we search for a remedy for roads."Simrill, R-Rock Hill, said his panel's plan, likely out next week, won't be bound by Haley's 10-cent-increase-over-three-years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-22/haleys-gas-tax-offer-would-co
Topless in public, SC woman jailed

...woman has been sentenced to 90 days in jail after her second arrest for walking topless outside her home.The Herald of Rock Hill reported 55-year-old Jeannie Jonas pleaded guilty Thursday to indecent exposure.Her attorney said Jonas would not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-16/sc-woman-jailed-topless-publ
Irma McCorkle

...of Thomson; step-granddaughter, Misty and Drew Kasic; great-granddaughters, Savannah and Andie Kasic, all of Rock Hill, SC; sister, Edith Vines of Camilla, GA and brother, Joe Dean and Joann Usry of Gibson. If so desired, memorials...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173831730
SC son takes truck, drags dad

ROCK HILL, S.C. - Authorities say a Rock Hill man allegedly tried stealing his parents' pickup truck, dragging his father down the road in the process.The Herald of Rock Hill reports they got a call Saturday afternoon that a man was being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-18/sc-son-takes-truck-drags-dad
Legislators could explore debt forgiveness, increased pay as ways to keep SC teachers

...expanding loan-forgiveness programs, saying high debt may dissuade some students from a teaching career. Hayes, R-Rock Hill, called it a back-door way to pay more.Current programs are limited and require education majors to apply upfront...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-18/legislators-could-explore-deb
Across the region

...29-year-old Jeffrey Michael Sill to arrive Sunday, when he was arrested.Online court records don't list an attorney for the Rock Hill man who faces a preliminary hearing Jan. 8 on charges including unlawful contact with a minor, corruption of a minors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-12-30/across-region
Details emerge in Winthrop firing

ROCK HILL, S.C. - About a dozen employees say a fired president of Winthrop University...statements when they fired Jamie Comstock Williamson last month. The Herald of Rock Hill obtained the statements through a Freedom of Information Act request. One...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/details-emerge-winthrop-firi
Winthrop asked to change name of Tillman building

ROCK HILL, S.C. - Two former Winthrop University students are asking the school...and South Carolina governor who was a white supremacist. The Herald of Rock Hill reports Mike Fortune and Richard Davis asked the school's Board of Trustees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-04/winthrop-asked-change-name-t
3 charged in attack on disabled SC vet

ROCK HILL, S.C. - Three people have been charged...wounding of a disabled Vietnam veteran in Rock Hill.Area media outlets report the incident...32-year-old Wolfgang William Liewald of Rock Hill and 41-year-old Ben Patrick Smith of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-28/3-charged-attack-disabled-sc