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The Lake Wylie licensing conundrum

Rock Hill Herald

Date: 1/13/2018 9:14:00 AM

A recent Fort Mill Times article on the seemingly evergreen matter of reciprocal licensing for Lake Wylie brought back warm, winsome memories of an individual who focused considerable attention on the issue for many years. That was the late Herbert Kirsh

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It’s a big new subdivision planned on a busy Lake Wylie intersection. Any questions?

Rock Hill Herald

Date: 1/11/2018 12:09:00 PM

It’s a big new subdivision planned on a busy Lake Wylie intersection. The companies behind it want to know if residents have any questions. The Vista at Lake Wylie is planned for 169 homes at S.C. 274 and Pole Branch Road. Developer MT Land, LLC and

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A home developer asks for a change. Time to try out York County’s new rules? Not yet.

Rock Hill Herald

Date: 1/11/2018 7:49:00 AM

The planning commission in York County voted 4-3 on Monday night to approve a change for the third phase of Paddlers Cove in Lake Wylie. That phase had 297 homes proposed. Now the number is 291. Crescent Communities will have three lot sizes, said company

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Yes, sir: Hartsville scout gains Eagle rank, knighthood


Date: 1/10/2018 8:56:00 AM

In 2000, Troop 144 passed it to Troop 333 in the Lake Wylie community. In 2003, Troop 333 passed it to Troop 277 in Rock Hill at its 40th anniversary celebration, where 22 Eagles were knighted. In March of 2014, Troop 140 in York passed the tradition

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6 gang members sentenced in killing of South Carolina couple


Date: 1/10/2018 12:57:00 AM

Douglas and Deborah London were shot in the face when they answered a knock on the door of their home in Lake Wylie, South Carolina. Two others are serving life terms, and four more await sentencing

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• River: Catawba River
• Surface Area: 12,139 Acres
Lake Wylie is a reservoir, or man-made lake in the U.S. states of both South Carolina and North Carolina. The lake has a surface area of 13,400 acres and features 325 miles of shore line.
Lake Wylie's location on both the South Carolina and North Carolina borders makes it a common recreational destination for residents of nearby cities including Charlotte, Fort Mill, and Rock Hill. Duke Power manages six public boat access areas on the lake. There are also two towns that are located on Lake Wylie including, Tega Cay and Lake Wylie
Lake Wylie is one of eleven lakes on the Catawba River and is the second oldest lake in the Catawba River Chain, with water being moved around each lake on the chain system through Duke Power. The lake has a surface area of approximately 13,443 acres with 325 miles of shoreline, and stretches from the Mountain Island Dam, south of Mountain Island Lake in North Carolina to the Wylie Dam on the south end of the lake. The average depth of the lake is just over twenty feet.
The Catawba Nuclear Generating Station is located on the south-western part of the lake, and draws its cooling water from the lake. Allen Steam Station located on the northern part of the lake (west of Charlotte) also draws its cooling water from the lake.
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