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Rock Hill Coca-Cola Historical Documents, 2

Part 2 Our look back at important documents during the early days of Rock Hill Coca-Cola Bottling Company continues with these letters, ledgers, and bills of sale. A lot of paperwork has passed across the desks of Rock Hill Coca-Cola Bottling Company over the years. This sampling of documents shows the early progression of the […]

Happy Labor Day

Have a Coke this Labor Day

As summer winds down, with kids back in school and August coming to a close, we look now with much excitement to the first Monday in September: Labor Day. For some Labor Day is the last hurrah of the warm weather months, a closing ceremony for summer. For others, it’s the opening salvo for the […]

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Ten Tips for Top-Notch Tailgating

As the summer season winds down, football season is cranking up. And part of the charm of football is the tailgating party. Whether you’re gathering for a Friday night high school game, a Saturday college football match-up, or a Sunday afternoon NFL throw-down, you know you want to be the top tailgater! Follow these Ten […]

Coca-Cola cookies

Coca-Cola Cookies

School is starting up in Rock Hill and that means back to school parties! With this recipe you can have some delicious treats to snack on: Coca-Cola Cookies with Coca-Cola icing! If you want, you can add sprinkles to the frosting. Use your school colors for extra boost of school spirit to get the year […]

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Rock Hill Coca-Cola Historical Documents

Part 1 As part of our continuing series about the history of Rock Hill Coca-Cola Bottling Company, we now begin a look at some of the important documents that created and shaped the company over the years. In the next few months, we’ll show you some of these documents and will provide a transcription of […]

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Viewing the Eclipse in Rock Hill

Everybody’s talking about August 21st, 2017, the date of the solar eclipse that will be visible across a wide swath of the United States. Not since 1979 has a total solar eclipse been visible in North America. For many people living in South Carolina, the eclipse will be a total one. Folks in Greenville and […]

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Gearing Up for Back-to-School

As temperatures in Rock Hill climb higher and higher this week, it’s hard to believe that school is just about to crank back up again. Here at Rock Hill Coca-Cola Bottling Company, we care deeply about the schools in our community and have always been active and avid supporters. With that in mind, check out […]

Fantastic Fanta Freeze

Fantastic Fanta Freeze

Looking for a fun summer treat to cool you off? Fantastic Fanta Freeze is a great way to do it! This mix of Sprite and Fanta creates a wonderfully sweet, smooth, and fruity dish that’s perfect for staving off the summer heat in Rock Hill. Fantastic Fanta Freeze Is Fruity Fun! Since Fanta comes in […]

Fred Faircloth III

Fred Faircloth, III

Fred Faircloth, III Takes the Helm Rock Hill Coca-Cola Bottling Company entered into the 21st century with a new leader at the helm. Fred Faircloth, III, grandson of William Mark Mauldin, had served several years as the general manager. His mentor and uncle, Billy Mauldin, had provided Fred exposure and training in a variety of […]

July 4th fireworks

July 4th Events in and around Rock Hill

The pinnacle of summer in the USA is July 4th. During the first week of July, communities across the country celebrate Independence Day with gatherings showing civic and national pride. From parades to parties to the traditional fireworks shows, the collective shindig of July 4th gives us all something to be happy about. Several events are happening […]