These articles were written by local historian Louise Pettus, sponsored by the old Fort Mill Downtown Association. Articles printed courtesy of Fort Mill Times.
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July 2006 - John Rooker rewarded Revolutionary War veteran’s pensions
June 2006 - How India Hook Road in Rock Hill got its name
April 2006 - William Pettus declared ineligible to serve
March 15, 2006 - Unity Church Cemetary dates to 1788
February 15, 2006 - A.B. Springs in the winter of 1867-'68 (2nd installment)
January 19, 2006 - A.B. Springs in the winter of 1867-'68
December 15, 2005 - There were knights to remember in the 1860s
November 17, 2005 - Sutton v. Jackson: Who really owned the land?
October 20, 2005 - Hamilton made a mark at Gold Hill Academy
September 22, 2005 - In 1892 Fort Mill hosts a huge wedding
August, 2005 - Old Unity Cemetery
July 28, 2005 - York County has peaches and grapes
June 30, 2005 - Thomas "Kanawah" Spratt and how he came to befriend the Catawbas
May 26, 2005 - The Soldier's Relief Board during the Civil War
April 28, 2005 - Fort Mill and the Red Shirts
February 24, 2005 - Elliott White Springs, "warbird"
October 28, 2004 - The Doby family leaves its mark on the Fort Mill area
August, 2004 - Confederate Park
July 29, 2004 - Church historians face difficulties when pinpointing dates
June 24, 2004 - Banks set up school in Fort Mill
May 6, 2004 - Elliott Springs Wrote Fiction
March 25, 2004 - Elliott Springs And "Loretto"
February 26, 2004 - Col. Springs Builds His Office
January 29, 2004 - T.D. Spratt Records History
October 30, 2003 - The Rev. Lee Is At Home Here
September 25, 2003 - Who was Tom Hall To Deserve A Whole Street?
August 28, 2003 - White Brothers Battle In War
July 31, 2003 - Francis Mack Was A Soldier And Educator In Fort Mill
June 26, 2003 - If Fort Mill Had A Founder, It Would Be William White
May 29, 2003 - Honoring Fort Mill's Heroes
Additional Undated Articles
1941 Army Maneuvers
Squire Bailes--The Marriage Man
Cannons In The Catawba?-What Happened?
Catawba Indians In The Revolutionary War
Writing Church History
Floods Of 1928 And 1929 Bring Lawsuits
State Vs. Sutton And Hayworth
Springs' Model Mill Village, 1937
T. D. Spratt & Fort Mill Wild Life
Weddings Of A Century Ago
Peter Harris, Catawba Indian