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175 Confederate monuments across South Carolina, from Walhalla to Walterboro  Greenville News

The Southern Poverty Law Center lists 1747 Confederate monuments, place names and other symbols in public places. In South Carolina, there are 175.

Wade Hampton High School football players pray for fallen teammate  WYFF Greenville

A 17-year-old boy was killed on his way home from church Wednesday evening, and three other people were seriously injured when a speeding, stolen car ...

Wade Hampton High School goes silent for Josh Burgess  WYFF Greenville

A 17-year-old was killed in a crash on Wade Hampton Boulevard on Wednesday. Adrian Gleaton remembers his best friend. Advertisement. Lily and Josh ...

Klatt out as Wade Hampton High School football coach  Greenville News

Marc Klatt is out after four seasons as Wade Hampton High School football coach.

Wade Hampton High School student killed in Greenville County crash  Greenville News

A vehicle crash claimed the life of a Wade Hampton High School student Tuesday morning.

Man arrested after Wade Hampton HS employee assaulted in parking lot

A man has been arrested after an employee at Wade Hampton High School was assaulted in the parking lot, according to Greenville Co. Sheriff's Office.

School district employee assaulted in Wade Hampton HS parking lot

A school district employee was assaulted in the parking lot of Wade Hampton High School, according to Greenville Co. Sheriff's Office.

Wade Hampton High School presents check for over $300000 to Upstate charity  FOX Carolina

Greenville, SC (FOX Carolina) - Wade Hampton High School's student council presented a check from their 2018 Spirit Week to Clement's Kindness Fund for the ...

Arrest in crash that killed Wade Hampton HS student

Greer Police say they have arrested a man accused of driving a stolen car involved in a crash that killed a Wade Hampton High School senior.

Wade Hampton High track to be named after longtime coach  Greenville Journal

Wade Hampton High School's track facility will be named after Sam McCollum, a longtime coach and social studies teacher who taught at the school for 30 years ...

Funeral arrangements announced for Wade Hampton senior killed in car crash  FOX Carolina

TAYLORS, SC (FOX Carolina) - Funeral details have been announced for the 17-year-old Wade Hampton High School senior who died after his car was struck ...

Wade Hampton High student killed in car accident  Greenville Journal

Greenville County Schools officials confirmed a Wade Hampton High School senior died in a car accident on Old Rutherford Road in Taylors at about 7:56 a.m. ...

WATCH: Best friend struggles to comprehend loss of teen killed in crash  FOX Carolina

As the Wade Hampton High School community prepares to say goodbye to a senior killed in a car crash, the situation is even harder for one student: Josh ...

S.C. community reeling after prep football player killed in car crash  USA TODAY High School Sports

A South Carolina community is mourning the death of a high school football player who was killed in a car crash.

Wade Hampton High School relieves head coach Marc Klatt of duties  FOX Carolina

Wade Hampton High School is looking for a new head football coach.

Friends, teammates remember Upstate teen tragically killed in collision  FOX Carolina

The friends and teammates of Josh Burgess remember his impact on the field and in the halls of Wade Hampton High School. (12/6/2018)

Police: Stolen vehicle crashed into car with Wade Hampton student; he died in the crash  Greenville News

The wreck occurred in front of the North Hampton Market shopping plaza in Greenville County. One of the vehicles had been reported stolen earlier that day, ...

High school football player killed when his vehicle was hit by stolen car, SC cops say  The State

A 17-year-old SC high school senior was killed when the car he was driving in was stopped at a red light when it was hit from behind by a speeding car that ...

New Wade Hampton football coach Travis Miller brings impressive offensive resume  Greenville News

Travis Miller, offensive coordinator at Boiling Springs High, takes over the Generals' program.

17-year-old-boy killed on way home from church; sister, 2 others injured in crash, officials say  WYFF Greenville

A 17-year-old boy was killed on his way home from church Wednesday evening, and three other people were seriously injured when a speeding, stolen car ...

Family struggles led this Wade Hampton grad to end the 'cycle of brokenness'  Greenville News

Tim Sevilla is nothing if not determined. The 18-year-old graduates from Wade Hampton High School on June 5, but that diploma symbolizes much more than ...

Wade Hampton High teacher's dedication recognized with National Aerospace Teacher of the Year award  Greenville Journal

A robotics coach, a chemist, and a Fulbright Scholar walk into a physics classroom, but it's not a joke. Beth Leavitt, the 2018 National Aerospace Teacher of the ...

Petition circulating to change name of Wade Hampton High School  WYFF Greenville

16-year-old says learning racist, slave-owning history of Civil War general 'disgusted me'

Wade Hampton Boulevard could have new look if elements included in draft master plan come to fruition  Greenville Journal

Wade Hampton Boulevard could look like a completely different place if elements included in a draft strategic plan come to fruition. Instead of seven lanes of ...

Upstate teen killed in car crash on Old Rutherford Road after going down an embankment  FOX Carolina

Taylors, SC (FOX Carolina) - Troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol responded to a fatal collision Tuesday morning at 7:56 a.m. on Old Rutherford ...

Speakers urge school board to change the name of Wade Hampton High School  Greenville News

In a packed board room Tuesday night, several speakers and their supporters urged Greenville County school board members to change the name of Wade ...

Op-Ed: Change the name of Wade Hampton High School  Greenville Journal

By Paulette Bates Aiden. I graduated from Wade Hampton High School in 1965. I knew, vaguely, that Wade Hampton III was a Confederate general — our colors ...

Greenville County Schools' clear-bag policy aims to 'make sure our kids are safe'  Greenville News

Greenville County Schools has added a clear-bag policy to take a step in the right direction where safety is concerned for its athletes and fans.

Wade Hampton Spirit Week to benefit Clement's Kindness  GreerToday

By GEORGIA GAY Spirit week is unforgettable for students at Wade Hampton High School.

Former Wade Hampton grad Capers Williamson had the longest US javelin throw in 2018  Greenville News

Capers Williamson last competed in a track and field meet more than four months ago, but that doesn't mean life has slowed down for the Wade Hampton High ...

Keep the name or drop it? Greenville debates Wade Hampton issue  Greenville News

Speaking at a forum Thursday, panelists on either side of the Wade Hampton High School issue argued passionately for and against dropping the school's ...

Former Wade Hampton employee arrested on 10 counts of sexual misconduct with minor  Greenville News

A former Wade Hampton High School employee was arrested Wednesday on sexual exploitation charges, according to the South Carolina Attorney General's ...

Driver of stolen car in deadly crash on Wade Hampton Blvd released from hospital, arrested, family member says  WYFF Greenville

The driver accused of a stealing a vehicle and crashing into a teen's car on Wade Hampton Boulevard, killing him, has been released from the hospital and ...

Service planned for Wade Hampton HS student killed in crash

Greenville Co. Schools say Wade Hampton High School held a moment of silence in honor of John Robb.

Meet the new high school principals for Greenville County Schools  Greenville News

Editor's note: This is one of three articles profiling new principals at the elementary, middle school and high school levels of Greenville County Schools for the ...

Petition calls for dropping 'racist' name of SC high school  The State

Wade Hampton III was a Confederate lieutenant general, one of the largest slaveholders in the Southeast and, by today's standards, a blatant “racist,” according ...

Wade Hampton High School retires the jersey of former basketball standout Alexis Dillard  Greenville News

Former Wade Hampton High School girls basketball standout Alexis Dillard had her No. 25 jersey retired during a ceremony between the Generals' girls and ...

Slave-owning, KKK-supporting namesake of Wade Hampton High sparks name-change controversy  Greenville Journal

Dueling petitions about whether to change the name of Wade Hampton High School because its namesake was one of the South's largest slaveholders has ...

South Carolina high school basketball has never used a shot clock. But should they?  Greenville News

Berea High School boys basketball coach Jeff Maness said the fan in him — not to mention the coach — would love to add a shot clock. "I think it brings ...

Get hired to play arena football in Mauldin and make up to $20K  Greenville News

Here's a look at some of the job openings this week in the Greenville area, including arena football, teaching, coaching, police and other city work.

Wade Hampton savors having girls, boys basketball teams in Upper State finals  Greenville News

Wade Hampton High School has both its girls, boys basketball teams playing for Upper State championships.

Wade Hampton High School launches composting program to combat food waste  Greenville Journal

South Carolina wasted about 640,000 tons of food in 2016, according to the state Department of Health and Environmental Control. Now a teacher at Wade ...

Opinion: Leave Wade Hampton in the history books  Greenville News

Opinion column: Wade Hampton students say Wade Hampton belongs in history books not in their school.

Sheriff: Wade Hampton student an innocent victim in gang shooting  Greenville News

A Wade Hampton High School student was an innocent victim who died on Mother's Day after being shot in a gang-related shooting, said Greenville County ...

School trustees reluctant to take up Wade Hampton High name change  Greenville News

Greenville County school board members are not eager to jump on the bandwagon for changing the name of Wade Hampton High School. Quite the opposite.

Greenville County Schools release number of students participating in National Walkout  FOX Carolina

The Greenville County School District, which did not sanction National School Walk-Out Day, released a list of numbers of students who participated.

'I should be in prison or dead': Wade Hampton grad takes sobering journey to the top in javelin throwing  Greenville News

Capers Williamson, a graduate of Wade Hampton and The Citadel, became the nation's top javelin thrower on his 90th day of sobriety.

Wade Hampton High School Spirit Week goes into Overtime  WYFF Greenville

The Wade Hampton-Mauldin game was postponed Friday Night and played Monday Night...and at halftime Wade Hampton announced this year's Spirit Week ...

12 changes in South Carolina law that went into effect this summer  Greenville News

Here's round up of changes in state law that will affect South Carolinians, starting this month.

16-year-old shot and killed on trail near school  WYFF Greenville

A 16-year-old Wade Hampton High School student was shot and killed on a trail near a school Sunday night.

Wade Hampton sends academic team to nationals  Greenville News

Wade Hampton High School sent its Academic Team to Nationals for the first time last week. The team, made up of an A and B team plus coaches, flew to Dallas, ...

AFA Announces National Teacher of the Year  Air Force Magazine

Arlington, Va. – The Air Force Association (AFA) is thrilled to announce that Beth Leavitt of Wade Hampton High School, Greenville, SC, has been named the ...

South Carolina House District 18 candidate Tony Gilliard  Greenville News

The following information was submitted by South Carolina House District 18 candidate Tony Gilliard. Top Issue. The "Size and Scope of Government".

Greer woman's journey with ALS benefits others  Greenville News

Greer woman's journey with ALS inspires efforts that benefit others.

Tamping down on bullying: Programs aim to prevent, reduce behavioral issues in schools  Greenville Journal

When Molly rushed to Wade Hampton High School after receiving a call from administrators, she found her daughter in the front office — bruised, bloody, and ...

WHHS puts spirit into aid for ailing hearts  Greenville News

Wade Hampton High School students touched hearts with Spirit Week fundraiser.

Greenville Co. teenager dies hours after she was shot, officials say  WYFF Greenville

A Wade Hampton High School student died after being injured in a shooting, according to Sgt. Ryan Flood with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office. Flood said ...

March For Our Lives Greenville to plan March 14 student walkouts; school district cites 'safety concerns'  Greenville Journal

In the aftermath of the Feb. 14 school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., which resulted in the deaths of 17 individuals, ...

A look at who died in Greenville County's DUI-related crashes in 2018  Greenville News

In 2018, more than 20 people were killed in vehicle crashes that authorities say involved alcohol or drugs in Greenville County. Among the list of those killed: A ...

Upstate family still searching for answers one year after teen killed outside Taylors Pavilion  FOX Carolina

Family, friends and the Taylors community still search for answers, one year after the death of 17-year-old Makiya Hawkins.

Upstate high school student killed in crash  WYFF Greenville

Greenville County Coroner said a 16-year-old John Anthony Robb II was killed after a single-car crash on SC 414.

Retiring Augusta Circle principal Kerry Bannister taught me to love ballet, math, teaching  Greenville News

Kerry Bannister has taught French and math, but for the last 18 years, she's been principal of Augusta Circle Elementary School.

Retired high school English teacher corrects President Trump's letter, sends it back to White House  Greenville News

A former Mauldin High School English teacher would give very different grades to President Donald Trump and Sen. Lindsey Graham (or their staffs).

Friday Night Hits Week 0: High School football highlights and scores  WYFF Greenville

Teams from around the Upstate and Western North Carolina took to the field Friday night for week zero of the high school football season.

Friday Night Hits Week 4: High School football highlights and scores  WYFF Greenville

Teams from around the Upstate and Western North Carolina took to the field Thursday night for week four of the high school football season.​

Funeral service held for Greenville County teen killed in crash  WYFF Greenville

A funeral *service* was held Saturday for 17-year-old Joshua Burgess at Brushy Creek Baptist Church.

Students petition for Upstate high school's name to be changed

Some students at Wade Hampton High School want to rename the school because they say Wade Hampton was oppressive to minorities and the current name ...

Marching in a high school band could count as PE in South Carolina schools  Greenville News

Legislative efforts to adopt similar proposals previously have failed. In part, that is because of opposition from physical education advocates.

Meet Greenville's high school valedictorians  Greenville News

They have worked hard during their entire academic careers. Now they are graduating from high school and taking the next steps in their lives. In this feature ...

Why Giving Matters: New microsite highlights impact of Greenville's nonprofit sector  Greenville Journal

By Bob Morris. Philanthropy, charity, giving voluntarily and freely … call it what you like, but it is truly a jewel of an American tradition.” — John F. Kennedy Jr.

Two Greenville schools named National Blue Ribbon schools  Greenville News

Two Greenville County schools have been named among the 2016 National Blue Ribbon Schools in an announcement by the U.S. Department of Education on ...

New superintendent announced for Spartanburg School Dist. 2  FOX Carolina

Following the retirement of Dr. Scott Mercer, Spartanburg School District Two selected a new superintendent on Tuesday.

Political novice seeks to reform SC government  The Herald-Sun

John Warren has emerged as the dark-horse candidate for the GOP nomination for S.C. governor, forcing Gov. Henry McMaster into a June 26 runoff. Warren ...

Family launching music foundation in memory of Wade Hampton student after fatal crash  FOX Carolina

An Upstate family is starting a foundation in memory of their son to pass on his love for music after a tragic accident.

Racial slur painted on Bald Rock directed at Greenville Co. student

An Greenville high school student is the target of hate spray-painted on a popular Greenville County natural attraction.

John Warren: Deep pockets and the call to serve thrust businessman into SC governor's race  Greenville News

Greenville native banks on conservative views, business experience, military *service* and $3 million of his own money to win the SC governor's race.

George Washington is focus of Greenville Chautauqua winter series  Greenville News

Historical interpreter Ron Carnegie portrays Washington in performances Feb. 1-4.

After the walkout, some students keep up the fight against guns  Greenville News

Greenville student: School shootings "make me think, what if our school is next?"

Blocked train tracks cause frustration in the Upstate  FOX Carolina

Some Upstate business owners are frustrated over trains they say are blocking the tracks for hours, sometimes days at a time. And they tell us, it's disrupting their ...

Yearbook staff says, 'No Bible verses as senior quotes;' school officials disagree  WYFF Greenville

An Upstate high school yearbook staff tells students they can't use Bible verses as senior quotes.​

Greenville school district hiring bus drivers and more  Greenville News

Greenville County Schools is hosting a job fair Tuesday, interviewing applicants for positions such as bus drivers, bus aides, custodians and food *service* ...

Simpsonville teen arrested in connection with deadly Pavilion shooting  Greenville News

Greenville County Sheriff's Office deputies have arrested an 18-year-old in connection to a May 14 shooting outside the Greenville County Pavilion Recreation ...

Greenville school board approves tax increase for new schools  Greenville News

Trustees of Greenville County Schools unanimously approved a 4.6 mill tax increase.

Wade Hampton freshman killed in wreck  Greenville News

A 14-year-old Taylors girl was killed in a wreck on her way home from getting ice cream.

Greenville native Marguerite Willis announces run for governor  Greenville News

Greenville native Marguerite Willis, a corporate lawyer who now lives in Florence, is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor.

With protests on the rise, South Carolina woman returns to the lines  Greenville News

Jan Rose Kasmir gave up protesting when it failed to stop the Iraq War. But after the 2017 Women's March, she rallied for gun control in Hilton Head.

Wade Hampton HS grad killed in crash on Tanner Rd in Greenville Co.

Two teens have died after a crash that happened on Tanner Road Friday, June 3, according to the Greenville County Coroner.

Simpsonville magazine publisher dives into the oceans to write stories of sunken treasures  Greenville News

Joe Porter dives the world's oceans to explore shipwrecks and publishes a magazine read in 51 countries about it, from his home in Simpsonville.

High school fencers enjoy novelty of their sport  Greenville News

Trayvane Wilson was admittedly "a quiet kid in the background" until he discovered fencing. On Tuesday, he was front and center, a sophomore co-captain of ...

Wade Hampton students raise more than $225K for charity  Greenville News

Wade Hampton High's students exceed Spirit Week fundraising goal.

Upstate athletes make college commitments on National Signing Day  FOX Carolina

Wednesday is National Signing Day across the United States. Many Upstate schools will host signing day ceremonies as their student athletes sign letters of ...

Experienced Powdersville volleyball team seeks return to state final  Greenville News

Coaches talk about wanting to see their players respond when things don't go well. They train for it. They hope players learn from experiencing it. Monday night ...

Greenville civil rights leaders will present oral histories during Black History Month  Greenville News

Five leaders of the Greenville civil rights movement will tell their stories in The Greenville News during the month of February.

Will Edwards leads Wade Hampton into second round  Greenville News

Will Edwards was a pretty good basketball player for Wade Hampton last year, but he realized he had room for improvement. "I needed to get stronger," he said.

Judge: Greenville schools endorsing religious activity  Greenville News

The Greenville County School District's enforcement of policies on prayer at school-related events has prompted "grave concerns" by a federal judge that the ...

Experts: Conflicts over Confederate names and symbols likely to continue  The State

If you hate heated conflicts over Confederate names and symbols, here's some bad news:

WHHS student diagnosed with viral meningitis  Greenville News

A Wade Hampton High School student has been diagnosed with viral meningitis. Principal Eric Williams sent a letter home to parents Monday explaining the ...

Balanced Wade Hampton shoots to the top of the region  Greenville News

They're not about to scare anybody before tip-off, unless, of course, you've seen them play before. "A lot of people made the comment to me that we don't look ...

​Some GCS students walk out, others participate in student-led events to protest gun violence​  Greenville Journal

Hundreds of Greenville County Schools students walked out of school Wednesday morning as part of the National School Walkout, an event designed to honor ...

Makiya Hawkins' family looking for justice months after her death  Greenville News

A devastated mother is seeking justice for her 17-year-old daughter nearly three months after she was shot and killed on Mother's Day outside of a Greenville ...

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