Chester County Newswire

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  1. I was there to teach children' - " black teacher, baseball manager L.C. Barber diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rock Hill Herald

    - In tiny Edgemoor, a town in northeastern Chester County of a few hundred people that butts right up against York County, word got around quickly that the legend was gone. Cars crunched onto the gravel road that, in the old days, led to the famous ...

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  2. Tire makers roll into South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Automotive News

    ... Automotive News. * In June, the Giti Tire Group of Singapore announced plans to build a $560 million plant in Chester County to make tires for original equipment and the aftermarket. * In May, Trelleborg Wheel Systems disclosed plans to spend $50 ...

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  3. Suspect faces murder charge in fatal Chester shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... weapon during a violent crime, Chester Police Chief Andre Williams said in a release. He is being held at the Chester County Detention Center, awaiting arraignment. Even with the arrest, all that remained Friday of the promise of 16-year-old Shyheim ...

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  4. Suspect charged with murder in shooting death of Chester teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... of a weapon during a violent crime, Chester Police Chief Andre Williams said. He is being held at the Chester County Detention Center, awaiting arraignment. All that remained Friday of the promise of 16-year-old Shyheim Kennedy’s future in ...

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  5. Board of Trustees for Fairfield County School District v. State 2012 212697Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | FindLaw

    BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR the FAIRFIELD COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT, Appellant, v. STATE of South Carolina, Chester County School District, Fairfield County Treasurer, and State Department of Education, Respondents.

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  6. S.C. I-77 Alliance looking for executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Business Journal

    S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley thanks Giti Tire Group Executive Chairman Enki Tan at the Chester County at the June announcement of Giti's production facility in Chester County.

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  7. Wanted Chester man caught in York after fight, tries to escape Rock Hill hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Rock Hill Herald

    A man wanted in Chester County for more than two years was arrested Friday after a fight with a girlfriend in York , then charged with escape after trying to flee police after they discovered he had outstanding warrants, according to a York County Sheriff’s Office report.

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  8. Marcus Ray dies at age 90, remembered as 'Great Falls' John Wayne'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... hung in the holster at his side, the leather gunbelt creaking a bit. When Ray walked through the southeastern Chester County town of Great Falls, or extricated himself from the town’s police car, everybody would take notice. “He was Great ...

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  9. Marcus Ray was - Great Falls' John Wayne'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... hung in the holster at his side, the leather gunbelt creaking a bit. When Ray walked through the southeastern Chester County town of Great Falls, or extricated himself from the town's police car, everybody would take notice. And so much else in ...

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  10. Woman dies after head-on crash in Chester Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Rock Hill Herald

    Sandra Darlene Coleman, 46, of Lancaster, was pronounced dead on the scene. She died from multiple traumas, said Chester County Coroner Terry Tinker.

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  11. Veteran pleads guilty to killing Chester Co. baby, sentenced to 32 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | The Charlotte Observer

    The Iraq War veteran accused of killing an 11-month-old Chester County girl last year pleaded guilty to homicide by child abuse on Monday.

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  12. Secret cake took as much work as landing tire firmRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | Fort Mill Times

    ... others in the region. It is a legendary smile that says Karlisa Parker, economic development director for Chester County, can't tell you anything until others are ready to talk. Yet, when Parker could talk to Cook, she made sure her niece was as ...

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  13. SC's economic forecast: Moderate growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The State

    ... the 10th largest tire company in the world, recently announced plans to build a new manufacturing plant in Chester County and to create 1,700 jobs. South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce officials said the education and ...

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  14. Annual school supply drive kicks off for York, Chester, Lancaster schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Rock Hill Herald

    Make a check out to "York School District One School Supply Account," and send to the York School District Office, 1475 E. Liberty Street, York, S.C. 29745 In the city of Chester: Alltell, 1841 J.A. Cochran Bypass; Chester ARP Church, 109 Wylie St.; Chester City Hall, 100 W. End St.; Chester County Chamber of Commerce, 109 Gadsden St.; Chester ... (more)

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  15. Giti Tire deal a boon for Port of CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Post and Courier

    ... State. For the Charleston port, the news that Giti Tire plans to build a manufacturing plant on a 1,200-acre Chester County site comes at a crucial time. Ports up and down the eastern seaboard are battling for supremacy. Combined with the federal ...

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  16. How prepared are you - and your home - for a storm or hurricane?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Virginia Farm Bureau

    ... the IBHS, which operates a state-of-the-art, multi-risk applied research and training facility on 90 acres in Chester County, S.C. The facility was created to significantly advance building science by enabling researchers to more fully and ...

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  17. TV ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Canada.com

    ... Davey) makes. (ABC) La Shavia is an 18-year-old already incarcerated for stealing. But once her tour of Chester County (S.C.) Jail begins, it becomes apparent that her criminal behaviour is far worse than what she was imprisoned for, in the new ...

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  18. Grapevine: Charleston's flourishing tourism industry paves way for Rolls-Royce dealershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Post and Courier

    ... industry landed another big fish this month in the form of Giti Tires, which recently said it picked Chester County for a $560 million plant that could employ 1,700 workers. Heavy equipment giant Caterpillar had marked June 2014 as the month it ...

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  19. Chester fugitive arrested, accused of stealing beer from Rock Hill storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... seat of the Crown Victoria, the report states. The car with four people inside drove off on S.C. 72 toward Chester County. Rock Hill Police contacted Chester County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies stopped the car at the J.A. Cochran Bypass and ...

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  20. Company plans to build new development along S.C. 160Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | Fort Mill Times

    ... total for job creation in York County, officials said. They were announced the same day that Giti Tire choose Chester County for its first U.S. tire plant, a $560 million investment expected to create 1,700 jobs. The Fort Mill Town Council approved ...

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