Missing Rock Hill man may be in Charlotte

Carl Cornell, 76, has dementia and was last seen Sunday at his home in Rock Hill, according to the sheriff’s office. Deputies think he might have been in the Charlotte area around 8:51 a.m. on Tuesday.  Cornell is 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighs roughly 160 pounds, and has gray hair. …

CMS BOE meeting: School leaders discuss staffing, school safety, advanced courses

The board of education also voted to give final approval to the 2021-22 budget during its Tuesday meeting. MECKLENBURG COUNTY, N.C. — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education met Tuesday, discussing several key issues impacting students from staffing to safety.

Teacher shortage

Since the start of January, CMS has averaged 1,000 teacher absences a day, according to the superintendent report.…

A $1.1 million consent decree between the EPA and New Indy is proposed. The idea is being slammed

The York County paper mill, which is part-owned by NFL owner Robert Kraft, is the subject of multiple environmental investigations and lawsuits. ROCK HILL, S.C. — Homeowners are criticizing a proposed consent decree reached between the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and New Indy Containerboard after regulators accused the paper mill of releasing dangerous levels of hydrogen sulfide into the air.…