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Northwestern athletic director on administrative leave, Rock Hill schools say  Rock Hill Herald

The athletic director at Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, South Carolina has been placed on administrative leave, officials said. No reason reason given ...



Rock Hill's Northwestern High aiming for top spot  Rock Hill Herald

Northwestern High School varsity football coach Page Wofford said his team is making steady progress since he started as head coach this summer in Rock Hill, ...



Northwestern High School Athletic Director Placed On Administrative Leave  News Talk 94.3 WRHI

WRHI has learned that Northwestern High School AD, Lauren West, has been placed on administrative leave. District spokesperson, Mychal Frost, confirmed ...



School starts today in York, Chester, Lancaster counties. Here are some things to know.  Rock Hill Herald

School starts Monday for York, Lancaster and Chester county students. The South Carolina districts have prepared for 2019-2020 with leadership changes, the ...



‘Dream come true’: Rock Hill’s Northwestern Trojans welcome new head football coach  Rock Hill Herald

Page Wofford has been named Northwestern High School's new head football coach. Wofford returns to Rock Hill, South Carolina, where he was an assistant ...



Business hosts needed for new Rock Hill service learning course at Northwestern High  Rock Hill Herald

Northwestern High School in Rock Hill South Carolina is looking for local businesses to host students from a new *service* learning course. Students who sign up ...



No. 1 in Observer’s preseason Sweet 16, Mallard Creek plans to ‘follow the format’  Charlotte Observer

Mallard Creek will begin the season No. 1 in the Observer's annual preseason Sweet 16 poll. The Sweet 16 ranks the 137 high schools in the newspaper's ...



Northwestern SC back on football field after turbulent offseason  Rock Hill Herald

Rock Hill's Northwestern High School returned to the football practice field this month after a turbulent offseason that included a school district investigation and ...



'Never thought I'd be here': new Rock Hill coach meets players for first time  Rock Hill Herald

Northwestern High School's new varsity football coach, Page Wofford, met his players for the first time Thursday at the school in Rock Hill, SC.



Northwestern head football coach resigns, Rock Hill school district says  Rock Hill Herald

Northwestern (SC) High School football coach James Martin has resigned, according to Rock Hill Schools.



Investigation of Northwestern coach focused on football activities  Rock Hill Herald

The Herald has learned that Northwestern High School football coach James Martin was under investigation by Rock Hill Schools. A handful of issues were ...



Interim head coach? Nope. Here’s who will lead Northwestern football thru spring practice  Rock Hill Herald

Northwestern high school will finish spring football with Jarvis Davis, Mario Donato and Knox Baggett sharing head coaching duties. Former coach James Martin ...



Unloaded gun found in student backpack at Northwestern  The Herald

A student at Northwestern High School was found carrying an unloaded handgun in a backpack, the school told parents Monday.



High school football star arrested in Rock Hill mob beating, kicking door, cops say  The Herald

Jamario Holley, a Northwestern high school football player from Rock Hill, South Carolina, has been charged by police with being part of a group who punched ...



SC woman wins gold medal from the International Pole Vault Competition  WCBD News 2

ROCK HILL, S.C. (WCBD) – A South Carolina woman has earned a gold medal from the International Pole Vault Competition. Alina McDonald, who is from ...



‘Doing right by kids’: certified strength coach a boost to Catawba Ridge athletics  Rock Hill Herald

The state of South Carolina doesn't require high school weightlifting coaches to have any special certifications, beyond a P.E. certification. In light of the ...



Rock Hill school board approves leadership changes. Here’s who is new.  Rock Hill Herald

Several Rock Hill, South Carolina schools will have new assistant principals come July 1. The Rock Hill school board Monday approved administration changes.



Several Rock Hill schools will see new leaders. Here’s who is moving and who is new.  Rock Hill Herald

Several Rock Hill, South Carolina schools will have new leaders for 2019-2020. The school board approved new hires and administration changes during its ...



Student in Rock Hill charged with bringing weapon to school, police say  Rock Hill Herald

A student at Northwestern High in Rock Hill South Carolina school was charged after a knife was found in his book bag, police said. The teen is being ...



Rock Hill high schools prepare for security upgrades  WSOC Charlotte

The effort is part of a much larger plan to improve school safety at high schools in Rock Hill. That is a big security challenge at older campuses.



Student charged after gun found at high school in Rock Hill, police say  The State

Police in Rock Hill, South Carolina, charged a student, 18, after a gun was found in the student's backpack Wednesday at Northwestern High School.



'Big shoes to fill': Northwestern High School principal retiring  The Herald

Northwestern High School in Rock Hill is looking for a new leader. And, according to those who know Principal James Blake, the school has big shoes to fill.



HS roundup: Northwestern, Fort Mill grab early inside track to region baseball title  Rock Hill Herald

The Herald's high school sports roundup from March 15, 2019, including important Region 3-5A baseball series wins for Northwestern and Fort Mill and Legion ...



Murder suspect wanted in Rock Hill arrested after chase in Charlotte, police say  FOX 46 Charlotte

The York County Sheriff's Office says the man suspected of killing one woman and injuring two others in separate shootings in Rock Hill was arrested in ...



York, Chester, Lancaster County high school graduations kick off Friday  Rock Hill Herald

It's graduation time for York, Chester and Lancaster County, South Carolina high school seniors. York County students graduate June 7 and June 8. Graduation ...



Northwestern High Names Three New Varsity Coaches  News Talk 94.3 WRHI

Northwestern High School Athletic Director Lauren West announced the hiring of 3 new coaches Wednesday afternoon. Bridget Baker will coach the swim team, ...



South Carolina High School Adds Fence for Security  Campus Security & Life Safety Magazine

Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, S.C., has installed a fence in front of the school as part of a long-term project to boost security at district campuses.



HS roundup: region track championship results + Football City USA Skills Camp info  Rock Hill Herald

The Herald's April 26, 2019 high school sports roundup, including results from the Region 3-5A track and field championship meet and info on the Football City ...



Roundup: York soccer hall inductees, Legion hires baseball coach + All-Stars named  Rock Hill Herald

Check out this high school roundup from The Herald, including the initial class of York County Soccer Hall of Fame inductees, Legion Collegiate hires a baseball ...



Your child's school may have a new leader: Rock Hill schools announce changes  The Herald

Several Rock Hill SC schools have new leaders, including new principals for Northwestern High School and Rawlinson Road Middle School. The school district ...



Rock Hill NFL star takes ‘young ballers’ on shopping spree ahead of football camp  Rock Hill Herald

Mason Rudolph, a former Northwestern High School quarterback who plays for the Pittsburg Steelers, took a crowd of nine children on a shopping spree at ...



Northwestern seniors plan to honor classmate found dead 4 days after she went missing  The Herald

Students in the senior class at Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, South Carolina are expected to honor Jamie Magras, a fellow senior found dead Monday ...



World class pole vaulter from Pacolet rises to top  WSPA 7News

A 21-year-old woman from Pacolet just returned from an international pole vault competition with a gold medal, and she's aiming even higher.



S.C. HS football coach resigns to literally bail hay  USA TODAY High School Sports

The man who spent 36 years on high school sidelines across the state has finally decided to hang up his whistle in favor of a hay bail.



Legion Collegiate putting together strong coaching staff despite these obstacles  Rock Hill Herald

Strait Herron spent the spring assembling a coaching staff that has raised eyebrows in York County. Legion Collegiate Academy's newly-hired sports coaches ...



HS roundup: Tri-County classic, showcasing local basketball standouts, this weekend  Rock Hill Herald

The Herald's high school sports roundup from March 6, 2019, including info and rosters for the second annual Tri-County Classic basketball all-star game.



Northwestern High School assistant principal charged with criminal sexual conduct against student  The Herald

A Northwestern High School assistant principal has been charged with four counts of criminal sexual conduct and other charges in a case involving a ...



Rock Hill man had chance at probation for opioid Fentanyl. Until a drug test in court  Rock Hill Herald

A Rock Hill man who had a chance at probation for illegal possession of the opioid drug Fentanyl was sentenced to five years in prison after failing a drug test ...



Former pro football player from Rock Hill busted on heroin charges. Will he get bail?  Rock Hill Herald

Justin Rainey, a former pro football player from Rock Hill, South Carolina, will remain jailed without bond pending trial on two federal heroin distribution charges.



Student with gun at school in Rock Hill had previous convictions, charges  The Herald

The student at a Rock Hill, South Carolina, high school charged with having a weapon on campus has a previous weapons charge that he is facing from a 2017 ...



Local high school basketball standouts showcase skills at second annual event in Rock Hill  Rock Hill Herald

High School basketball standouts from York, Chester and Lancaster counties showcased their talent Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Northwestern High School in ...



Rock Hill natives win Super Bowl rings  WCNC.com

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Stephon Gilmore's path has gone from Rock Hill to king of the hill as Super Bowl Champion. The cornerback for the New England Patriots ...



SC man accused of shooting 4 people, beating 2 others with hammer captured in Charlotte  WCNC.com

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Detectives in Rock Hill have released new information in connection with a pair of shootings that left a pregnant woman dead and sent two ...



Southern Football’s Rise Can Be Seen in Rock Hill, S.C.  The New York Times

A city of 70,000 produces an outsize share of top players, and an outsize share of dreams for the area's youth. Players at Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, ...



Legendary York County high school football coach resigns, ready to bale some hay  The Herald

36-year high school football coaching veteran Bobby Carroll stepped down as York's head coach on Dec. 12, 2018, calling time on a memorable career.



Northwestern Trojans 2018 spring football scrimmage highlights  The Herald

Check out a couple of highlight plays from Northwestern High school's 2018 spring football scrimmage, held May 17 in Rock Hill, and also hear from the Trojans' ...



Student, 11, charged in knife at Rock Hill elementary school  The Herald

A female student was arrested in Rock Hill, South Carolina for having a weapon at York Road Elementary School. A knife was found. The girl said she was going ...



Northwestern fires head football coach, offensive coordinator  The Herald

David Pierce is no longer the head football coach at Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, South Carolina, as of Saturday morning, Sept. 16.



New Principals At Northwestern & Rawlinson Road And South Pointe Athletic Director Named  News Talk 94.3 WRHI

ROCK HILL — Following Monday night's Board of Trustees meeting, Superintendent Dr. Bill Cook, Jr. announced a series of administrative changes, including ...



Alex Martinez talks about coaching Legion Collegiate Academy soccer  Rock Hill Herald

Former Northwestern High School soccer standout and current Charlotte Independence pro player Alex Martinez is excited to take his coaching career to ...



Northwestern High School commencement Saturday  The Herald

Northwestern will award diplomas to 478 graduates at 6 p.m. Saturday at Winthrop University Coliseum.



York, Lancaster County schools honor teachers for positive impact on students  The Herald

Each month, The Herald will highlight teachers, school staff or students who have made a positive impact in York, Chester and Lancaster County, S.C. schools.



Who are the best 2018 high school football prospects in The Herald’s coverage area?  The Herald

The Herald details the top high school football recruits in York, Chester and Lancaster (S.C.) counties headed into the 2018 season. List includes Jamario Holley ...



His dad had had 15 serious surgeries. So Northwestern’s Ratchford was ready for his  The Herald

Northwestern senior D'Arthur Ratchford was recently named the Charlotte Touchdown Club's Thomas Davis Comeback Player of the Year. Ratchford has ...



Fort Mill schools top SC report cards; others in York County have ‘room to improve’  The Herald

School report cards were released on Nov. 29, indicating how well York, Chester and Lancaster County, South Carolina schools are preparing students for ...



Rock Hill's Mason Rudolph takes children on shopping spree  Rock Hill Herald

Rock Hill's Mason Rudolph, a former Northwestern High School quarterback who plays for the Pittsburgh Steelers took nine children on a shopping spree at ...



Man found dead in Rock Hill identified  FOX 46 Charlotte

Rock Hill Police are conducting a death investigation Saturday morning.



Dutch Fork gains air superiority in 7-on-7 tournament at Northwestern  The Herald

Dutch Fork defeated Westside to win the Air Raid 7-on-7 football tournament at Northwestern High Tuesday. The tournament hosted teams from both Carolinas, ...



Rock Hill educator accused of sexual misconduct had 2 reprimands for ‘inappropriate’ student contact  The Herald

A Northwestern High School administrator accused of criminal sexual misconduct with students received two written reprimands from Rock Hill principals for ...



Discoveries Soccer Club part of three-club merger. What’s that mean for York County?  Rock Hill Herald

Rest in peace Discoveries Soccer Club. The youth soccer organization that served around 2,700 kids in York and Lancaster counties is no more after a merger ...



Carolina Panthers quarterback hosts high school football tournament in Rock Hill  The Herald

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton hosted hundreds of high school football players Friday at his foundation's annual 7v7 tournament series at ...



Rock Hill man pleads guilty of killing Georgia Tech football player’s father  The Charlotte Observer

A Rock Hill man avoided the possibility of life in prison Tuesday after pleading guilty in the 2016 shooting death of the father of a Georgia Tech football player.



Northwestern Trojans claim Wheels baseball title with win over Fort Mill  The Herald

Familiar foes Northwestern Trojans and Fort Mill Yellow Jackets faced off in the 2017 Wheels Invitational tournament finals with the Trojans taking the win 10-2 ...



Science educator named Rock Hill school district Teacher of Year  The Herald

Northwestern High School science teacher Susan Snyder was named Rock Hill school district's 2017-18 Teacher of the Year during Friday's back to school rally.



‘Know who you are’: Miss USA shares advice with Fort Mill students during visit  Rock Hill Herald

Fort Mill High School graduate Cheslie Kryst, who won the Miss USA pageant in early May, visited students at school. She talked about her experiences and ...



Man accused of shooting pregnant woman to death in Rock Hill injured 5 others, deputies say  FOX 46 Charlotte

A man who shot and killed a woman Tuesday morning in Rock Hill injured five other people, officials said.



S.C. HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUE SOFTBALL FINALS - Kumiyama's bat, Light's pitching forces deciding game  Lexington County Chronicle

The J.F. Byrnes softball team needed a 9-run 6th inning to claim Game 1 of the Class 5A state championship series against Lexington Monday night. In Game 2 ...



What helped James Martin stay focused the last 6 months and earn Northwestern’s head coaching job?  The Herald

Northwestern head football coach James Martin talked about how he kept faith and stayed focused while serving as the Trojans' interim head coach for six ...



Police: Former SC assistant principal left trail of messages in sex misconduct case  The State

After nearly three hours of debate in a preliminary court hearing over the *content* of electronic messages, Circuit Court Judge Mandrile Young ruled that probable ...



What’s good? York County Scouts support first responders, Rock Hill author honored  The Herald

Each month, The Herald highlights positive news from York, Chester and Lancaster County, South Carolina. York County region Boy Scouts raised $20000 in ...



Nation’s top high school basketball players, teams coming to SC for showcase event  The State

A high school basketball showcase event is coming to Fort Mill, South Carolina, on Nov. 30-Dec. 1. South Carolina Gamecocks targets P.J. Hall and Myles Tate ...



Retiring Rock Hill high school leader leaves legacy of excellence, student support  The Herald

Al Leonard, who has served as principal of South Pointe High School in Rock Hill, South Carolina, since it opened in 2005, announced last month he will retire ...



‘No foul play’ in death of Rock Hill man whose body was found in woods  The Herald

Police in Rock Hill and coroner officials in York County, South Carolina said there was “no foul play” in the death of Brett Sullivan, 22, a college student whose ...



Northwestern High School 2015 graduates  The Herald

Northwestern High School will award diplomas to 413 graduates at commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m. Saturday at Winthrop Coliseum. Valedictorian is Kelly ...



Fort Mill graduate takes home Miss USA crown and sash  News Talk 94.3 WRHI

A 2009 Fort Mill High School graduate and Charlotte attorney took home the Miss USA crown and sash last evening. Cheslie Kryst was announced the winner of ...



Former Rock Hill educator indicted on sexual misconduct charges, some of them new  The State

A former Northwestern High School administrator has been indicted by two York County grand juries on 14 charges of sexual misconduct with students, ...



Planning for the worst: How secure are York County schools? It depends.  The Herald

The security of your child in a tragedy such as a shooting may depend on the age of the school building. Rock Hill school leaders are taking steps to address ...



York County trio should be NFL players by Sunday. Everything to know before then  The Herald

Everything you need to know ahead of the 2018 NFL Draft, in which three York County, S.C. products -- Mason Rudolph, Jaleel Scott and Beau Nunn -- should ...



Miss North Carolina USA, a Fort Mill High grad, crowned the new Miss USA  Rock Hill Herald

Miss North Carolina USA Cheslie Kryst is the new Miss USA. She is a civil litigation lawyer from Charlotte.



Four-star South Carolina commit Jamario Holley reportedly no longer included in team's recruiting class  Saturday Down South

The Gamecocks appear to be moving on from the in-state receiver.



York County high school graduations start Saturday  The Herald

Starting Saturday, local high school students will put on caps and gowns and walk across the graduation stage. Here's an early look at the schedule: ...



Hartsville baseball opens SBC tourney in grand style  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The host team Hartsville Red Foxes were red hot for the opening day of the 23rd annual Southeastern Baseball Classic with two wins over ...



Former Carolina Panther helps Rock Hill peewee all-stars celebrate state championship  Rock Hill Herald

Former Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis told the Rock Hill peewee all-stars that he had something special planned for them if they won the state ...



Cam Newton holds 7-on-7 tournament in Rock Hill  WBTV

This weekend, the Cam Newton Foundation hosted a 7 v 7 tournament at Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, SC.



2019 York County Sports Hall Of Fame Class Announced  News Talk 94.3 WRHI

The York County Sports Hall of Fame has announced its class for 2019. The event will be held on May 16th at the American Legion. Tickets go on sale April 2nd ...



What are your neighbors up to? Rock Hill graduate spent summer studying in China  The Herald

Benjamin Jackson of Rock Hill didn't spend his summer going to the beach. Instead, he spent it studying Mandarin and Chinese culture. Jackson, 18, was ...



Two prep football coaches to join Clemson staff  USA TODAY High School Sports

Another legendary high school coach is leaving his longtime post to try his hand at college coaching. He couldn't get too much farther up the collegiate food ...



No ruling on release of victim’s records in case of ex-Rock Hill school administrator  The Herald

Attorneys for the former Northwestern High School administrator accused of sex crimes with two students are seeking the school records of one of the alleged ...



Stephon Gilmore in Super Bowl gives Rock Hill notoriety of ‘good ol’ football town’  The State

Former South Carolina football player Stephon Gilmore, a Rock Hill native who played at South Pointe High School, will play for the Patriots in Super Bowl LII on ...



Northwestern to award diplomas to 422 graduates Saturday  The Herald

Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, South Carolina, will award diplomas to 422 graduates at commencement exercises at 2 p.m. Saturday at Winthrop ...



New Miss USA was Once a Queen at Fort Mill High School!  Rickabaugh Publishing, LLC

Cheslie Kryst, who once served as winner of the Miss Fort Mill High School pageant, was named the new Miss USA on Thursday night in Reno, Nevada. Kryst ...



He starred at USC. Now he’s preaching patience in first year coaching York Prep  The State

The former South Carolina basketball great Larry Davis is back Columbia this week. Davis is in his first year at York Prep, which is playing in Chick-fil-Classic at ...



Rock Hill police: Assistant principal threatened to ruin school record of his sex crime victim  The State

Bond for the Northwestern High School assistant principal accused of sexual misconduct with a 16-year-old student was set at $110000 Wednesday morning.



Lexington Softball Ends 18 Year Drought And Wins State Title  WLTX.com

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The 5A state softball title was decided on a neutral field on Friday night at Northwestern High School. The Lexington Wildcats felt right at ...



York County high school graduations kick off Saturday  The Herald

York County SC area high school graduations start Saturday. Traffic may be higher during graduation times.



Football City, USA: Few places can match Rock Hill's success  SportingNews.com

The questions are always met with a laugh. How can a South Carolina city with a population of 68,000 and change claim 21 NFL players as its own - including ...



Southeastern Baseball Classic: Round-robin tourney begins Tuesday  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. - Four teams will join the Hartsville Red Foxes next week for the 22nd Southeastern Baseball Classic to be played at Jimmy White Park, ...



Reveal parties, odd transfers among reasons for new Rock Hill athletic rules  The Herald

Rock Hill, South Carolina, school district leaders say they have seen student athletes holding reveal parties to announce the high school they will attend, a mark ...



Body of missing 18-year-old Rock Hill girl found in woods; foul play not suspected  The Herald

The body of a missing 18-year-old Rock Hill girl has been found, a York County sheriff's spokesman said Monday morning. Jamie Lee Allison Magras was last ...



‘Harsh environment’: How a shortage of referees is hurting Rock Hill’s youth sports  The Herald

The need for more referees has affected sports programs throughout South Carolina, and Rock Hill is no exception.



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