Hannah Smoot, Rock Hill Herald

Hannah Smoot

Rock Hill Herald

Rock Hill, SC, United States

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  • Rock Hill Herald
  • The State Newspaper
  • The Miami Herald
  • The Island Packet
  • The Kansas City Star
  • Bradenton Herald
  • The Fresno Bee
  • Tacoma News Tribune
  • The Olympian

Past articles by Hannah:

Dead pit bull dog with fight injuries dumped outside Rock Hill business, police say

A dead pit bull dog with injuries believed to have come from dog fighting was dumped near a business in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Several dogs have been dumped there in the past year, the complainant told police. → Read More

Gasoline leaked near Lake Wylie. 4,000 gallons, York, SC officials say

About 4,000 gallons of gasoline released into the ground near Lake Wylie in York County, South Carolina. Health officials say the public needs to take no action as the gas did not get in the lake. → Read More

Is it legal to chain dogs in York County? Council member, animal advocates disagree

York County Council member Bump Roddey and animal advocates disagree on the county animal ordinances limiting tethering animals. Roddey said chains are allowed to restrain dogs if the dog is inside a fence. → Read More

Upset with Lake Wylie water ban? So is U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman. Here’s what he did.

Lake Wylie, South Carolina, residents have been under an outdoor water use ban since May. Blue Granite Company says it will continue until October. U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman is upset with the company now, too. → Read More

Are you celebrating Juneteenth? Here’s the best thing to do in Rock Hill this weekend

Rock Hill celebrates Juneteenth ever year with a festival complete with music, food trucks, and kids activities. Juneteenth celebrates the end of slavery in the South. Here’s how to celebrate in Rock Hill. → Read More

Bernie is coming to Rock Hill. Here’s what you need to know to see the candidate

The latest Democratic presidential hopeful to visit Rock Hill will host a town hall at Clinton College Sunday. U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is campaigning in South Carolina for the Democratic primary nomination. → Read More

Bernie is coming to Rock Hill. Here’s what you need to know to see the candidate

The latest Democratic presidential hopeful to visit Rock Hill will host a town hall at Clinton College Sunday. U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is campaigning in South Carolina for the Democratic primary nomination. → Read More

Shanahan gone by end of June, officials say. Interim York County manager announced

The York County SC Council accepted county manager Bill Shanahan’s resignation Monday and have appointed an interim county manager, David Hudspeth, starting June 28 through the search for a new manager. → Read More

‘Best chicken ever:’ Supporting local farms in York Co. may be easier than you think

Catawba Fresh Market provides easy access to food from local farms and supports farmers. The nonprofit will host a 5K fundraiser at the Lancaster County Ag + Art Tour kick off. → Read More

‘Best chicken ever:’ Supporting local farms in York Co. may be easier than you think

Catawba Fresh Market provides easy access to food from local farms and supports farmers. The nonprofit will host a 5K fundraiser at the Lancaster County Ag + Art Tour kick off. → Read More

Man with dwarfism says York Co. discriminated. Here’s how much the county will pay him

A man with dwarfism will be paid $20K after the U.S. Department of Justice reached a settlement agreement with York County on his behalf. He said the county discriminated against him when he applied for a job. → Read More

Man with dwarfism says York Co. discriminated. Here’s how much the county will pay him

A man with dwarfism will be paid $20K after the U.S. Department of Justice reached a settlement agreement with York County on his behalf. He said the county discriminated against him when he applied for a job. → Read More

Sheriff asking for public’s help in search for man wanted in York, Gaston counties

The York County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man who ran from officers. → Read More

Plans on the river or lake? Here’s what York County water experts want you to know

As kayaks, canoes and tubes take to the river and lakes in York County, SC, water safety experts share their tips: avoid alcohol, wear a personal floatation device, and watch storm and river level warnings. → Read More

York County Council adopts new budget. Here’s what it means for jobs, taxes.

The York County SC Council approved the county budget for fiscal year 2020, beginning July 2019. The budget includes a property tax rate increase, new firefighter jobs and possible raises for county employees. → Read More

This top York County official is leaving his position. Here’s what we know.

York County manager Bill Shanahan has submitted his resignation from the position, according to county officials. County council just passed fical year 2020 budget for the county under Shanahan. → Read More

Here’s what Winthrop leader and GOP convention planner says about his party, Trump

Winthrop Board of Trustees chair and 2020 Republican National Convention co-chair Glenn McCall said he expects Trump to be re-nominated at the Charlotte, NC, event. → Read More

Here’s what Winthrop leader and GOP convention planner says about his party, Trump

Winthrop Board of Trustees chair and 2020 Republican National Convention co-chair Glenn McCall said he expects Trump to be re-nominated at the Charlotte, NC, event. → Read More

Senator ousts 4 Chester Co. judges, keeps Underwood, wife of suspended sheriff

All five Chester County SC magistrate judges were up for replacement in 2019. State Sen. Fanning replaced four and is reappointing Chief Magistrate Angel Underwood. Her husband is suspended Sheriff Underwood. → Read More

Senator ousts 4 Chester Co. judges, keeps Underwood, wife of suspended sheriff

All five Chester County SC magistrate judges were up for replacement in 2019. State Sen. Fanning replaced four and is reappointing Chief Magistrate Angel Underwood. Her husband is suspended Sheriff Underwood. → Read More