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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.

17-year-old killed in crash was senior, football player at Wade Hampton High School  FOX Carolina

The Greenville County Coroner's Office said a 17-year-old boy has died after a crash on Wade Hampton Boulevard in Taylors Wednesday night.

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 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 ...

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 South Carolina community is in mourning after a high school football player was killed in a car crash. In addition to the teenager who was killed in the ...

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

One person is dead and several passengers have serious injuries after a rear-end crash on Wade Hampton Boulevard, the officials said. .

Deputies: Suspect charged after employee assaulted in Wade Hampton High School parking lot  FOX Carolina

GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina)- The Greenville County Sheriff's Office said a school district employee was assaulted in the parking lot of a high ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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.

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. ...

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 ...

National School Walkout: Greenville County school officials deny accusation of obstruction  Greenville News

While hundreds of students in Greenville County joined Wednesday morning's National School Walkout — an event designed to honor victims of school ...

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 ...

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'

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Wade Hampton Spirit Week to benefit Clement's Kindness  GreerToday

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

'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.

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.

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 ...

Unbelievable! Wade Hampton Spirit Week fundraiser is a jaw dropper  GreerToday

By GEORGIA GAY Jaws dropped as a check for $306379.48 was presented on behalf of the Wade Hampton High School students at halftime of Friday night's ...

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.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

Friday Night Hits Week 6: 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 six of the high school football season.

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 ...

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".

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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).

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 ...

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 ...

New rules to prevent players overheating in football practice in SC

With temperatures reaching the mid-90s on Monday in the Upstate, high school athletes are feeling it during those pre-season practices.

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.

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, ...

Scores from Friday’s Lowcountry and SC high school football games  Island Packet

Find live local high school football coverage for all Beaufort and Hilton Head Island, SC, games including up-to-the-minute scores, schedules and more on ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

George Washington is focus of Greenville Chautauqua winter series  Greenville News

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

Klatt out as football coach at Wade Hampton

Wade Hampton High School seeks a new head football coach as Marc Klatt tells 7 Sports he was relieved of his duties Tuesday.

New superintendent announced for Spartanburg School Dist. 2 | News  FOX Carolina

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

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.

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?"

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.

With Northpointe shopping center as a catalyst, there is fresh opportunity to redevelop what was once Greenville's main corridor: Wade Hampton Boulevard  Greenville Journal

While some may see dated strip shopping centers and vacant lots on the stretch of Wade Hampton Boulevard from downtown to North Pleasantburg Drive, ...

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 ...

Governor's School senior wins writing award, $50K scholarship

A senior in the Governor's School Creative Writing program has won the 2018 YoungArts Lin Arison Excellence in Writing award.

​Man with handgun arrested at Upstate high school football game, principal says  WYFF Greenville

A gun was found in the bag of a man who was reportedly being belligerent at the Wade Hampton High School football game Friday night, according to Principal ...

​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 ...

Friday Night Hits Week 1: 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 one of the high school football season.

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 ...

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.​

Friday Night Hits Week 2: 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 two of the high school football season.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Military-style weapons 'are for hunting people': Greenville parents call for gun control  Greenville News

Alarmed by the school shooting that killed 17 in Florida, some Greenville parents are calling for greater restrictions on military-style weapons such as the one ...

Friday Night Hits Week 8: 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 eight of the high school football season.

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.

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.

2018 Legal Elite  Greenville

Since 2012, Greenville Business Magazine has honored Greenville attorneys by publishing our Legal Elite feature. Winners are chosen by the votes of area ...

Buzz Aldrin's son delivers massive Mars maps to Greenville Co. schools  FOX Carolina

Andrew Aldrin, son of astronaut Buzz Aldrin, delivered Mars maps to four Greenville County schools and Roper Mountain Science Center (11/3/2017).

Grocery market heats up as Lidl opens in Greenville  Greenville News

Lidl opens its first 10 American stores on Thursday, including a location in Greenville, and the German grocery giant has come out swinging with promises of ...

High School teams play week 10 games Thursday due to weather  WYFF Greenville

Due to weather conditions around the Upstate on Friday, teams will play their week 10 football game on Thursday.

Friday Night Hits Week 3: 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 three of the high school football season.

A teen missed the bus to school. When he knocked on a door for directions, a man shot at him.  Greenville News

The 14-year-old was walking to high school after sleeping late and missing the bus, when he decided to ask a neighbor for directions. It was a banal request, but ...

Greenville teen charged after sex act photo shared on Snapchat  Greenville News

A Greenville teen is facing charges after a photo of a sex act was posted on Snapchat and shared with other students, authorities said.

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.

South Carolina House OKs temporary fix to rehire retired teachers, police officers  Greenville News

Six lawmakers — three from the House and three from the Senate — will decide whether the amendment removing the salary cap on working retirees stays.

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* ...

Car wash in Greenville to help families of teen crash victims  Greenville News

Valentina Rojas is remembered fondly by her ROTC instructors.

He's never held public office but could become SC's next governor. Who is John Warren?  Myrtle Beach Online

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 ...

Teen killed in shooting at Greenville recreational complex  Anderson Independent Mail

TAYLORS —. There are no suspects in a shooting that killed a teen girl at a popular Greenville County park over the weekend, according to the Greenville ...

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

I just want the kids and the young adults that were there to speak up, to tell what happened.”

Wade Hampton announces new football coach | High School  SCNow

Marc Klatt's father was a high school coach in Oelwein, Iowa, for more than 40 years.

Greenville County to honor MLK with service activities, discussions  Greenville News

Here's how Greenville is celebrating Martin Luthor King Jr.'s legacy.

Sister of Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof made threat, had weapon at school  Greenville News

RICHLAND COUNTY — The younger sister of Dylann Roof, who murdered nine black parishioners during bible study at a Charleston church, was arrested and ...

Greenville Co. Schools announces Teacher of the Year

Ten finalists were selected last fall when schools and centers nominated their choices.

Greenville Co. schools to get giant maps of Mars

Five huge maps of Mars will be delivered to several schools in Greenville County, Friday.

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