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Brianna Francis

Walk in the footsteps of the Friendship 9

In January of 1961, Rock Hill was about to be placed on the national stage for the Civil Rights Movement. For the past year, students at Friendship College in Rock Hill were training for a peaceful sit-in to protest segregation under the leadership of CORE (Congress of Racial Equality) field…

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Take a guided Horseback ride at The Greenway

You may know the Anne Springs Close Greenway as the preserved green space treasure for Fort Mill, but did you know that they’re hold several equestrian programs as well? The Greenway opens their stables up for several uses, including birthday parties, lessons, day trail rides, horse shows, summer…

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York County Ice Cream Spots You Have to Try

Looking for a way to sweeten up beating the heat? We've gathered the best ice cream places in York County to make your day oh so sweet! Enjoy our “scoops” of the day! Peach Tree Orchard What's better than homemade peach ice cream? The Peach Tree Orchard is an open-air market specializing in…

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Shop Like A Local: Give the gift of York County

Searching for the perfect gift can be so daunting, we've created a gift guide that highlights the makeup of York County! Happy Shopping! 1. Puckerbutt Pepper Company Hot Sauce: Puckerbutt Pepper Company is known for growing the hottest pepper in the world, The Carolina Reaper, right in Fort Mill…

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