The Kiwanis Club of Rock Hill hosted a debate between the congressional hopefuls Thursday afternoon. The two were cordial during the hour-long debate, discussing a variety of topics making national headlines.
There are several shelters opening up across much of the Carolinas and the WBTV-viewing area as hundreds of thousands of people evacuate the North Carolina and South Carolina coast ahead of Hurricane Florence.
As of Wednesday afternoon, York County Emergency Management leaders expect York County to get anywhere from seven to ten inches of rain. They are urging residents of the county to have enough food and water to sustain them for 72 hours.
The University in Rock Hill began the evacuations at noon on Tuesday. President Dr. Lester A. McCorn says in previous years, the school has made evacuations optional for students. However, with Florence predicted to be a Category 4 storm, they decided to take extra precautions.
The Lancaster Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide after discovering a man suffering from apparent gunshot wounds Wednesday afternoon. The shooting happened around 5:24 p.m. in the 600 block of Hood Park Lane.