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SC Senator: Education reform bill unlikely to pass this year  Greenville Journal

Teachers implored Greenville legislators to increase salaries, reduce testing, and take another look at South Carolina's Read to Succeed Act at a town hall ...



Cory Drennon returns home to coach Crescent boys basketball  Anderson Independent Mail

Crescent high school has hired former player Cory Drennon as new boy's basketball coach.



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 ...



He was late to his graduation. SC deputies left him standing outside locked gate  The State

A student at Wade Hampton High School in Hampton County, SC arrived late at his high school graduation ceremony June 2 and was locked out by the sheriff's ...



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 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 ...



Arrest in crash that killed Wade Hampton HS student  WSPA.com

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.



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.



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.



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 School presents check for over $300,000 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 ...



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 ...



School district employee assaulted in Wade Hampton HS parking lot  WSPA.com

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



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)



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 ...



Obituary: Joseph R. Rogers Sr.  Lewiston Sun Journal

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Joseph Robert Rogers Sr., 78, of Nashville, Tenn., formerly of New Gloucester, Maine, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, after a courageous ...



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 ...



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.



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 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 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 ...



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, ...



County Schools appoints new principals for 4 schools  Greenville Journal

Greenville County Schools named new principals for four of its elementary schools and promoted Wade Hampton High School's principal to director of Career ...



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 Spirit Week to benefit Clement's Kindness  GreerToday

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



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 ...



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 ...



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'



Opinion: Why collaboration is key in S.C. education reform  Greenville News

Dr. Burke Royster, Greenville County Schools superintendent, writes about education reform proposals in the S.C. Legislature.



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 ...



S.C. Football Coaches Association to induct Jerry Brown into Hall of Fame  Lexington County Chronicle

Jerry Brown is headed to the S.C. Football Coaches Association's Hall of Fame.



Brown, Stackley earn hall of fame nods | Sports  Berkeley Independent

Two Berkeley County coaching legends are part of the 2018 South Carolina Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame class.



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 ...



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 ...



Hampton native named Williston superintendent  The Augusta Chronicle

A Hampton County native with 24 years of educational experience has been named the new superintendent of Williston District 29.The District 29 School Board ...



Wade Hampton High School graduate begins career in US Air Force  FOX Carolina

An Upstate native is building a new career as a U.S. Air Force Airman.



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.



A look back at local sports | Sports  Berkeley Independent

The final grains of sand are sliding through the hour glass in 2018 and it's time to look back at the year and relive some of the moments that made.



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 ...



Wade Hampton student assaulting teacher caught on camera  WTOC

A disturbing assault at a Lowcountry high school was caught on camera.



LMA announces new varsity football coach  Manning Live

LMA Headmaster Tripp Boykin released the following information on Friday morning. On behalf of the LMA Board of Directors and myself, we are pleased to ...



Change in school assignment requests show which facilities have highest demand  WYFF4 Greenville

Parents hoping to change their child's Greenville County School assignment picked Fisher Middle School and Eastside High School more than any other facility ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



‘God give us closure’: Mallory Beach’s family grateful for support, end of crash search  Hilton Head Island Packet

After an exhaustive, week-long search for Mallory Beach, her family prayed during church for the end Sunday. They received it soon after. Boaters found the ...



Lowcountry community say final goodbyes to 19-year-old Mallory Beach  fox28media.com

With the sun setting at Open Arms Fellowship in Hampton, a line wrapped around the church. Hundreds of people gathered to remember the life of 19-year-old ...



School consolidation issue draws a crowd  The Augusta Chronicle

Just the mention of a discussion of school consolidation in Hampton County on the agenda was enough to draw a large crowd of concerned citizens and elected ...



Murdaugh bestowed Order of the Palmetto  The Augusta Chronicle

On Sept. 20, Randolph Murdaugh III joined the ranks of such South Carolina icons as the late novelist Pat Conroy, civil rights activist Septima Clark, Carolina ...



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 ...



Service planned for Wade Hampton HS student killed in crash  WSPA.com

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



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 ...



SC girl said she couldn’t ‘do this anymore.’ Now her suicide is under investigation  The Herald

Authorities are investigating the death of an 11-year-old girl, who her family says was the constant victim of bullying. Toni Rivers, of Hampton, died Oct. 27, after ...



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.



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.



New rules to prevent players overheating in football practice in SC  WSPA.com

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



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 ...



Mom, daughter arrested after attacking student at Wade Hampton High School  WTOC

Imagine sending your child to school and finding out they were attacked by two people, one of them an adult.



Funeral held for teen killed in Beaufort County boat crash  Hilton Head Island Packet

Hundreds attended a funeral for Mallory Beach, 19, of Hampton County Thursday. Beach went missing after a Feb. 24 boating crash in Beaufort County.



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.



'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.



Oceanside finds new motivation to fire past Wade Hampton  Moultrie News

It was the first time this season that anyone other than quarterback Sam Hartman had delivered Oceanside's pregame speech. Motivation can be drawn a lot of ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



Hampton County Council At-Large seat on the Nov. ballot  WSAV-TV

South Carolina Hampton County Council--At Large--Vote For 3 SC -- Hampton Co. Council At Large Vote For 3. Show or hide race ▾ ▸ ...



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 ...



D29 hires Heyward as superintendent  The Augusta Chronicle

A Hampton County native with 24 years of educational experience has been named the new superintendent of Williston District 29.The District 29 School Board ...



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.



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".



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.



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.



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.



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.



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.



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

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 ...



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 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 ...



Political novice seeks to reform SC government  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 ...



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 ...



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

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



The first Memorial Day site is in a park named for Confederate General Wade Hampton III  Daily Kos

For Memorial Day today, I had planned to simply republish “The Memorial Day history forgot: The Martyrs of the Race Course.” which tells the story of the first ...



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.



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.



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: These clashes aren't going away anytime soon, according to local ...



Greer woman's journey with ALS benefits others  Greenville News

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



Greenville school board approves tax increase for new schools  Greenville News

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



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, ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



Family of Hampton Co. teen killed in car wreck says final goodbyes  WTOC

The family of a teen who was killed in a car wreck on Friday is saying their final good-byes Monday.



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