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School by day, assembly line by night: How teachers in South Carolina make ends meet  NBC News

Meredith Blackwood's typical workday begins at 7:30 a.m. in a classroom full of third graders — and ends as late as 11 p.m. in a factory across town. Blackwood ...

Brookland-Cayce High School employee charged after assaulting student  WIS10

A Brookland Cayce High School employee has been charged with 3rd degree Assault and Battery, according to the Cayce Department of Public Safety.

Lex 2: Fulmer Middle returns – and other news for the upcoming school year  The Lexington Sun

The 2019-20 school year will bring changes for some Lexington Two schools. Among them a newly renovated and reopened Fulmer Middle School in West ...

Take a tour of Brookland-Cayce High's new basketball facility  The State

See Brookland-Cayce High School's new sports facility and basketball stadium before it opens in this 360 video.

First look: Brookland-Cayce goes big with new basketball arena that’s set to open  The State

The new Brookland-Cayce 43000-square foot basketball arena is nearing completion and debuts Jan. 22 when the Bearcats host rival Airport.

Brookland-Cayce High opens 90-year-old time capsule found on school grounds  WIS10

People around Brookland-Cayce High School have been trying to guess for weeks what was inside a mysterious box found on school grounds.

Student found with loaded gun at Brookland-Cayce High School

CAYCE, SC (WACH) – A 16-year-old student at Brookland-Cayce High School was arrested Tuesday after a gun was found in his backpack, according to the ...

Brookland-Cayce High School evacuated due to gas leak, students and staff not in danger  WIS10

The Cayce Department of Public Safety is on the scene of a gas leak at Brookland-Cayce High School.

Former college star, NFL TE Willie Scott charged with choking high school student  USA TODAY High School Sports

Willie Scott, who played eight seasons in the NFL, was charged with choking a high school student.

Brookland-Cayce High School Honors Choir to perform at Lincoln Center in New York City

Brookland-Cayce High School Honors Choir members are used to performing on a stage — but perhaps not one this big. Students, along with choral director ...

Brookland-Cayce gets dramatic win in baseball playoffs  Lexington County Chronicle

It did not come easy, but Brookland-Cayce recorded a 5-4 win in extra innings over Beaufort in the S.C. High School Class 4A District 7 baseball elimination ...

What's in the box? Midlands school unearths possible time capsule from first graduating class  WTOC

When construction crews working on renovations and additions to Brookland-Cayce High School, they found an old, metal box behind a brick engraved "Class ...

Calvin R. “Dusty” Triplett, Jr. – Johnston, SC  Edgefieldadvertiser

Calvin R. “Dusty” Triplett, Jr., 69, of Johnston, S.C. died June 21, 2019. He was born in Picayune, MS on April 7,1950, to the late Calvin Russell and Joyce ...

Former NFL player to hold football camp at Brookland Cayce

COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) --- Former NFL New York Jet player Jonathon Rumph is hosting an event for young football players. It's called the “First Community ...

Assistant coach charged with assaulting student at Brookland-Cayce High

An employee at Brookland Cayce High School is being accused of assaulting a student, causing the student to briefly lose consciousness.

Brookland-Cayce HS DECA students host 1st Mobile Soup Kitchen  WIS10

While most students are gearing up for some time off for the holidays, Brookland-Cayce High School students were out helping the homeless, Sunday afternoon.

Midlands high school damaged after 4 men break in, police say  The State

Cayce SC police are seeking four suspects after a break-in at Brookland-Cayce high school causing "a lot of property damage" on Monday, March 19, 2018.

Ex-Brookland-Cayce High School soccer coach reprimanded, counseling ordered  The State

Former Brookland-Cayce boys soccer coach Kevin Heise has been reprimanded by the state Board of Education for 'unprofessional' comments. He was ordered ...

Talk about a treat: Midlands high school hosts No. 1 Duke’s practices  Miami Herald

It's not every day you have the No. 1 college basketball team in the country in your gymnasium, but that was the case at Brookland-Cayce High School this past ...

SC coach accused of choking a student  WJBF-TV

CAYCE, S.C. (AP) - Police say a South Carolina teacher's assistant is facing criminal charges for choking a student who briefly lost consciousness.

Former BC standout, NY Jets WR to host football camp  WIS10

Children will have a chance to learn the fundamentals of football on April 27 at the Community Building Youth Football Camp.

VIDEO: Suspects caught on camera breaking into Brookland-Cayce High School  WIS

Cayce Department of Public Safety has released surveillance footage of several suspects who allegedly broke into Brookland-Cayce High School.

Midlands high school opens mystery box from 1931 found by construction crew

CAYCE, SC (WOLO)- A piece of history found on a Midlands high school campus has finally been revealed. Students and staff gathered at Brookland-Cayce ...

Brookland-Cayce High School to build $10.5 million arena  The State

Initial site work could begin as soon as November on a new basketball and volleyball arena at Brookland-Cayce High School that could play host to upcoming ...

Fired Swansea coach won’t join Brookland-Cayce staff after all. Here’s why  The State

The attorneys representing former Swansea High coach Greg Wright say their client being was denied a chance to coach at Brookland-Cayce High School.

Four suspects wanted for burglary at Brookland-Cayce High School

COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – The Cayce Department of Public Safety is asking for the community's help in identifying four suspects involved with a burglary at ...

"My life is not the same" West Columbia cheerleader fighting debilitating illness

A West Columbia family is walking by faith as they face a crisis. Kaleigh Watts, a varsity cheerleader at Brookland Cayce High School, was diagnosed with ...

Tree blocking roadway in front of Brookland-Cayce High School

COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – A tree that fell during Sunday's storm is still blocking the roadway in front of Brookland-Cayce High School, according to the Cayce ...

QB Reed Charpia, one of Brookland-Cayce's best -

Senior Reed Charpia's tenure as quarterback at Brookland-Cayce High School has been monumental. “He has completed 70 percent of his passes,” said Rusty ...

BCHS cheerleader, Kaleigh Watts, stricken with debilitating disorder

The Watts family of Cayce is dealing with a crisis. Kaleigh Watts, daughter of Craig and Paula Watts, is a junior and a cheerleader at Brookland-Cayce High ...

Jonathan Rumph, Brookland-Cayce standout, Georgia Bulldog, holds camp  Lexington County Chronicle

Jonathan Rumph, former Brookland-Cayce High School standout and Georgia Bulldog wide receiver, hosted the First annual Community Building Football ...

Brookland-Cayce coach suspended over 'life lessons' speech submits resignation  WIS

A suspended Brookland-Cayce High School coach has submitted his resignation to Lexington School District Two.

Lexington 2 seniors earn college degrees, certificates

13 seniors are getting their Associate in Arts degrees, and 11 earned general college studies certificates from Midlands Tech.

Lexington Two students help feed the homeless

A group of students from Brookland-Cayce High School spent part of their Sunday feeding the homeless. Among them was Kashiah Gidron. Gidron discovered ...

New $10.5 Million, 1,500 Seat Arena Coming to Brookland-Cayce

Cayce, SC (WLTX) - With a gym that's over forty years old and a growing student body, Brookland-Cayce High School is getting a new arena that could host ...

Games announced for NCAA Tournament games in Columbia  Lexington County Chronicle

Sunday's announcement of the field for the NCAA men's basketball tournament revealed which teams will play this weekend in Columbia. The Friday action at ...

Gilbert keeps home streak intact with win over Brookland-Cayce  The State

Gilbert coach Chad Leaphart has preached the importance of defending its home turf since he took over two years ago.

Lex 2 sues parent, bans him from property over athletics record requests  The State

Lexington School District 2 has filed a lawsuit alleging that some 20 separate Freedom of Information requests filed by a man seeking information about how ...

Brookland-Cayce High School athletes sign to play in college

Four members of Brookland-Cayce High School football team signed to play college football Friday. They are Phillip Anderson; Marquis McCoy; Sammy Lykes ...

Lexington Two to offer free summer meals for kids

LEXINGTON, S.C. — This summer, Lexington Two will once again offer free breakfast and lunch for youth through the Summer Food *Service* Program.

Candidate withdraws at Lexington 2 forum, others introduce themselves

From left: Moderator Gavin Smith, Bud Summers, Mike Neal, Christina Rucker, Linda Alford Wooten, Wayne McKim, Denise Setzler, and Brad Giles. Candidates ...

Janyia Coleman crowned Brookland-Cayce High School Homecoming Queen

Janyia Coleman was crowned Brookland-Cayce High School Homecoming Queen last Friday. Benisha Hopkins was first runner-up and Diamond Moore was ...

Parent: Midlands soccer coach suspended after 'life lessons' speech to students  WIS

Some parents at one Midlands high school are wondering what happened to a popular soccer coach and why.

Underdog Brookland-Cayce looks to pull upset over Dillon  The State

Brookland-Cayce coach Rusty Charpia has no problems being the underdog in Friday's Class 3A Lower State high school football championship vs. Dillon.

Lexington 2 board member first from SC to lead National School Boards Association  The State

The first person from South Carolina to be president of the National School Boards Association will be ElizaBeth Branham, a longtime Lexington 2 board ...

The girls teams had to borrow toilet paper from the men’s room. An ex-coach is suing  The State

A former girls' soccer coach at Brookland-Cayce High School says discrimination against female athletes and teams at the school is so widespread that the girls' ...

Brookland-Cayce's new arena to be a “stunning” addition, potential NCAA practice site

The addition of another landmark building on the Brookland-Cayce High School campus is being scheduled. At the Lexington School District Two Board meeting ...

Brookland-Cayce High teachers to be inducted into hall of fame

Teachers who impacted the lives of students in the Cayce-West Columbia community are entering a local hall of fame next month. The Brookland-Cayce High ...

Lexington 2 will offer summer meals  Lexington County Chronicle

Lexington 2 will offer free breakfast and lunch for youth through the Summer Food *Service* Program.

Parent: Public records requests got him banned from schools

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- A school district in South Carolina has banned a parent from coming to any school in the district after saying his public records ...

This mock DUI-related collision prompts SC teens to be safe on prom night  WIS

CAYCE, SC (WIS) - As we enter into prom and graduation season, there's an increase in awareness for drunk driving in our area, as many celebrate the ...

House of Raeford donates headphones for every Cayce Elementary student

Allyson Long-Cayce Elementary (left) Elizabeth Andrews of Edmentum, Kim Addy, teacher, Chuck Underhill House of Raeford, and John Robert Jackson, ...

S.C. soccer coach reportedly suspended after 'life lessons' speech  USA TODAY High School Sports

A beloved South Carolina boys soccer coach has been on administrative leave since Feb. 10, and according to one parent, his suspension is because of an ...

Lexington 2 breaks ground on new CATE Center in Cayce

A lot of people had been waiting for the moment. Pictured Board Members Beth Branham, Cindy Kessler, Kevin Key, Brad Giles and Chairwoman Linda ...

She was one of this school's first students. As a teacher, she'll watch it close  The State

Kristi Hall was a second-grader at Pineview Elementary School when it opened 50 years ago in West Columbia. This week, she retired after teaching at the ...

Seven Swim Teams in Gear at Fermata Club  Aiken Standard

Fermata Club had hundreds of visitors for the evening of August 29, playing host to a swim meet featuring Brookland-Cayce, Airport, Midland Valley, Strom ...

Fired Airport High educator allegedly had ‘unprofessional relationship’ with student  The State

A Lexington County assistant principal was fired amid a district investigation into allegations she had an “unprofessional relationship” with a student, officials ...

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL - West Columbia holds off Lexington 11-8  Lexington County Chronicle

A pair of big innings propelled West Columbia Post 79 to a 11-8 win over Lexington Post 7 Friday at Brookland-Cayce High Sc.

Lexington 2 to hold Cayce Elementary School Grand Opening, principal announced

The grand opening and dedication for Lexington Two's new elementary school, Cayce Elementary, will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday, August 3. The school is on ...

Police say substitute teacher was drunk in class, vomited, had box of wine in her purse  WCPO Cincinnati

Lexington County deputies have charged a substitute teacher they say was drunk while in class at Brookland-Cayce High School.

Allen University Football Plays First Scrimmage Against Palmetto Prep

COLUMBIA, SC — Football rules South Carolina this time of year. USC and Clemson are the big dogs but there are couple of programs that will also be in the ...

Taylor Watford Foundation, golf tournament, is effort to prevent overdose deaths

Taylor Watford died in late 2018. “Taylor always thought my biggest fear was public speaking,” said Jimmy Watford, Taylor's father. “But my greatest fear was ...

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL - Lexington Post 7 defeats West Columbia  Lexington County Chronicle

Lexington Post 7 held off a late rally by West Columbia Post 79 for a 5-4 victory Thursday at Lexington Ballpark Road.

West Columbia tops Lexington in American Legion baseball  Lexington County Chronicle

West Columbia America Legion Post 79 defeated Lexington Post 7 by a score of 10-3 Tuesday night at Brookland-Cayce High School. Dylan Williamson, of ...

WIS Investigation: Booster club didn't follow its own rules  WIS

CAYCE, SC (WIS) - "with my son being a senior next year I was hoping to see him walk across the stage," said Michelle Swancey, who took the same walk ...

‘Heaven’s gain is our loss’: Cayce church mourns family lost in fire  The State

Prayer *service* at Trinity Baptist Church in Cayce commemorates parents and two children who perished in a fire that destroyed the family home.

An unbelievable tax break  COLAtoday

On Dec. 22, 2017, the Tax Cuts + Jobs Act was signed into law, having passed through the House (227-203) + the Senate (51-48). One of its lesser-known ...

Newest school in Lexington Two formally dedicated

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – Lexington Two's newest school, Cayce Elementary, was formally dedicated Thursday. Community members gathered for an ...

Columbia-area graduations, plus what was happening when the class of 2018 was born  The State

While thousands of well-wishers will flock to high school and college graduations in the next couple of weeks, many Columbians will want to avoid the happy ...

New West Columbia Councilman Mickey Pringle brings initiatives to his district

Mickey Pringle, a just-retired high school principal, was sworn in on June 18, as the council member representing District 5. The seat was held by Boyd Jones ...

Volunteers strengthen West Columbia schools, and Special Olympics -

Our institutions, locally and nationally, would not function nearly as well without volunteers. That is true of our schools, too. Susan Bonnette is a volunteer at West ...

‘She was a great girl and I miss her very much’  The State

A Lexington County woman was sentenced to a substantial prison sentence for causing the death of a 21-year-old after pleading guilty to DUI. Destiny Heather ...

At 11, he won a junior golf tournament. 42 years later, he bought the course he won on  The State

New owners plan improvements to bunkers, greens and tees along with clubhouse renovations.

Chapin, Dutch Fork win cheerleading state titles  The State

Chapin and Dutch Fork continued their cheerleading dominance Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at the South Carolina High School League state championships.

Events  Columbia Star

•ART. 701 Center for Contemporary Art is accepting proposals for its Youth Summer Art Workshops 2019. Have a cool art workshop idea you want to teach?

We know our struggling rural schools can improve, because some already are  The State

In two of our state's poorest counties, public schools are thriving. Graduation rates and student achievement are much better than they were just a few years ago.

Former Gamecock lands new coaching opportunity  The State

Chapin High School grad and former South Carolina Gamecocks offensive lineman Mason Zandi has accepted a football coaching position at Palmetto Prep just ...

SC ex-teacher calls for teaching ‘virtues of slavery’ in shockingly racist letter to editor  Raw Story

A South Carolina newspaper published a letter to the editor from a former teacher who argued black people may have been better off as slaves. Winston ...

South Carolina’s new football operations building now has a name  The State

South Carolina Gamecocks football, Will Muschamp and Ray Tanner announced the name for the new football operations building in a video tweet. It will be the ...

Speaking Of Immigration Reform  FITSNews

... || By FITSNEWS || Those who say billionaire mogul Donald Trump isn't running a substantive campaign in his bid for the 2016 “Republican” presidential ...

Ashley Beaman, Britton Knotts marry  The State

Ashley Beaman and Britton Knotts, both of West Columbia, were united in marriage August 26 at Shandon Baptist Church in Columbia.

Where Midlands kids can eat free breakfast and lunch throughout the summer  The State

Two Midlands school districts — along with Sodexo — are providing school children free, nutritious meals throughout the summer. Participating schools in ...

Lexington 2's Beth Branham elected National School Boards Association secretary-treasurer

Lexington School District Two Trustee ElizaBeth “Beth” Branham was elected as secretary-treasurer of the National School Boards Association (NSBA) Board of ...

Baseball recruiting notebook: February 24  247Sports

The latest on several South Carolina baseball commitments as their high school seasons begin.

Quarantine imposed on some children; 2nd recycling center opens  Sumter Item

75 YEARS AGO - 1944 July 15 - July 21 - Sixty persons attended the F.B.I. quarterly conference held at the Coca-Cola Community Room for the purpose of ...

Jerry Brown ready to get back to coaching football  The State

In the middle of the storm, the letters poured in. Hall of Fame coach Joe Turbeville had nominated Dr. Jerry Brown for the S.C. Athletics Coaches Association's ...

2016 Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas rosters - Sports  Spartanburg Herald Journal

South Carolina team. No, Last Name, First Name, School, City, State 1, Bent, Cameron, Bluffton High School, Bluffton, SC 2, Bowen, Davonne, Woodmont High ...

Lexington Fire Victims Died of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the cause of death of the four family members who died in a fire this week.

‘Old-school’ cobbler puts heart and sole into his work  The State

Everette Sox leaned against the sill of the open door that leads into Fox Shoe Repair. He considered a large tree nearby.

Diron Reynolds Named Defensive Line Coach

University of Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops named Diron Reynolds to his staff as defensive line coach Thursday.

They left the Midlands a better place  The State

Barbara Bise's handiwork appeared on stage at the Lexington County Arts Association for 30 years. She fussed over nearly every costume and prop for more ...

Coroner officially identifies parents, two children killed in house fire  WIS

A husband, wife, and two children were killed in an early morning house fire in a Lexington County neighborhood, according to the family's pastor.

Parents, 2 children killed in house fire  The State

Four people were killed and another airlifted to a hospital after an overnight fire in the Oak Grove area of Lexington County Tuesday.

WPEC names three finalists for executive director | News  Greenwood Index Journal

Three finalists have been selected for the Western Piedmont Education Consortium's part-time executive director position, which was filled by Ray Wilson for 14 ...

Lexington-Richland School District Five hires new human resources chief

A member of the University of South Carolina administration has rejoined Lexington-Richland School District Five. School officials announced the hiring of Dr.

Britt, Houser claim gold at SCHSL track and field state championship  The Tand

Gold was earned Saturday at Spring Valley High School by a pair of T&D Region track and field seniors.

57 Columbia events to put you in the holiday spirit  The State

Columbia and the Midlands of South Carolina offer lots of Christmas and holiday events and activities from just after Thanksgiving into December.

24 Columbia events to put you in the holiday spirit  The State

Check out our Go Columbia holiday calendar for holiday activities and events leading up to Christmas Day.

Ralph Mathias Senn, 95, one of the founders of Senn Bros. Fruit and Produce Co.

Ralph Mathias Senn, of West Columbia, South Carolina passed away peacefully with his family by his side Wednesday, July 13. He was 95. He was born in ...

Jacqueline Devere Santoro  Oswego Daily News

OSWEGO, NY – Jacqueline Devere Santoro of Mount Holly, NC passed away Saturday, January 16, 2016, with her loving family by her side. Jacqueline Devere ...

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