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She is now the first female starting pitcher for a boy's high school team in the Midlands

Lexi Pittelkau put her name in the history books when she took the mound against Camden in her first start for the Lugoff-Elgin High School boys B-Team.

Central Carolina holds 2nd Academic Challenge for area high schools  Sumter Item

SUBMITTED Central Carolina Technical College held its second-annual Academic Challenge on Nov. 9. The Academic Challenge is a competition between ...

Mr. LE Pageant held January 26  Chronicle Independent

Lugoff-Elgin High School held its annual Mr. L-E pageant on Saturday, Jan. 26. A total of 22 contestants participated in the contest.

High School competes in the 5-A State Cheerleading Competition at Colonial Life Arena on Nov. 17, 2018.  The State

High School competes in the 5-A State Cheerleading Competition at Colonial Life Arena on Nov. 17, 2018.

Deputies charge Lugoff-Elgin High student for threatening to shoot teacher on social media  The State

Kershaw County deputies charged a Lugoff-Elgin High School student Tuesday after he allegedly posted messages to social media threatening to shoot his ...

An Elgin Pitcher Wants To Pave The Way For Girls In Baseball

ELGIN, SC — There could be a huge shift happening in youth sports and one girl from Elgin is leading the way. Alexis Pittelkau plays multiple sports but ...

Lugoff-Elgin students raise $17000 for needy families

KERSHAW COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Students at Kershaw County schools raised $17,000 for families in need this holiday season. The fundraising culminated ...

Darlington Hires Raymond Jennings to lead Football team  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington High School announced Wednesday that Raymond Jennings will be the school's new head varsity football coach.

Lugoff-Elgin ends playoff drought with win over Dreher  The State

Lugoff-Elgin picks up its first playoff win since 2008 by defeating Dreher, 38-21.

New Darlington coach's focus is on kids  SCNow

FLORENCE – In all honesty, Raymond Jennings wasn't really looking for another shot at being a football coach, he said.

L-EHS announces second quarter honor roll  Chronicle Independent

Lugoff-Elgin High School recently announced its honor rolls for the second quarter. 9th Grade. All A Honor Roll -- Chandler Altman, Layla Baker, Erin Belcher, ...

Chapin, Mid-Carolina win competitive cheer championships  The State

Chapin won the Class 5A competitive cheerleading championship and Mid-Carolina won the 3A title Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 at Colonial Life Arena.

Lugoff-Elgin Student Disciplined for Trump Message

A message titled "what Trump will help with" written on a dry erase board at Lugoff-Elgin high school drew attention on social media Thursday.

Sheriff: Lugoff-Elgin HS student admits to posting online threat to shoot teacher  WIS

A Lugoff-Elgin High School student is accused of posting an online threat to shoot a teacher.

Washout closes road near Lugoff-Elgin High School  WIS

An inordinate amount of water has caused a partial washout of a road near Lugoff-Elgin Middle School and High School.

Shannon Alma Marsh - | You need the news, not the paper

Shannon Alma Marsh,32, of Elgin, died Tuesday, December 4, 2018. Born on November 11, 1986, in Fort Jackson, SC, she was the daughter of Sherry Marsh ...

Video shows adult boarding school bus, smacking teen  The State

A parent of a 16-year-old male Lugoff-Elgin High School student reported to the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office that a man boarded a school bus Tuesday and ...

Rumors Spark Heightened Security at Both Kershaw and Fairfield County Schools

Kershaw County, S.C. (WOLO)– Friday, Fairfield and Kershaw county schools had added security because of a possible threat, but after investigations, both ...

'Welcome home'  Chronicle Independent

Proclaiming 6 p.m. on Jan. 24 “a moment that we have been waiting for, for a very long time,” Lugoff Elementary School (LES) Principal Melissa Lloyd said the ...

Football: Former Gamecock Campbell tabbed as new Lugoff-Elgin coach  USA TODAY High School Sports

The Kershaw County School Board today selected Mathew Campbell—a former NFL and USC Gamecock football player—as the new Lugoff-Elgin High School ...

LSMS teacher state finalist for PAEMST award  Chronicle Independent

The S.C. State Board of Education recognized Leslie Stover Middle School (LSMS) 8th Grade math teacher Linda Branham this month for being one of six state ...

Camden, Lugoff-Elgin high school students raise $65,000 for United Way  WIS

Camden High and Lugoff-Elgin High students used the week leading up to their rival football game to raise money for the United Way of Kershaw County.

Wofford adds six to athletics hall of fame  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Michael Gilmartin often batted leadoff for the Wofford baseball team, but he never went first in a lineup quite like this.“Definitely more nerve-wracking than ...

Darlington introduces new football, volleyball coaches  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DARLINGTON, SC (WBTW) - On Friday afternoon, Darlington High School introduced their new football and volleyball coaches. News 13 was there for the press ...

Grow Financial Scholar Athlete contest rules

WACH / GROW FINANCIAL SCHOLAR ATHLETE. SCHOLAR ATHLETE CONTEST RULES. Contest: WACH / Grow Financial Scholar Athlete. Station: Sinclair ...

Lugoff-Elgin vs. Camden isn't just about football  WIS

Football season begins Friday night for high schools around the state and the anticipation is always high for the game between Lugoff-Elgin High School and ...

Police investigate Midlands school threat made via Snapchat  The State

Camden High School student reported a threat on Snapchat on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018.

School threats lead to arrests throughout SC  The State

Even as Gov. Henry McMaster schedules a summit on school safety in the wake of the Florida shooting, the list of SC schools involved in incidents continues to ...

Coroner releases cause of death in 18-year-old's murder  WIS

The Kershaw County Coroner has released the cause of death for the 18-year-old Lugoff-Elgin High School graduate found dead on a dirt road in Elgin.

Young wrestlers' bond is pure 'gold'  WIS

LUGOFF, SC (WIS) - Defining the heart of a champion: it's less about the gold and more about the silver lining. Tanner Misenheimer is a ninth-grader at ...

‘No immediate safety threat’ at Westwood High after student’s social media post  The State

A Westwood High School student made a threat against the school on social media, but there is no danger to students, officials say.

SC Deputy Suffers Fatal Heart Attack While On Duty

KERSHAW COUNTY, S.C. -- A Kershaw County sheriff's deputy who collapsed Tuesday afternoon while directing traffic outside Wateree Elementary School in ...

Driver charged after crash involving school bus near Lugoff-Elgin HS  WIS

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a Hartsville woman has been charged after a collision between a school bus and two other vehicles near Lugoff-Elgin ...

Penny Tax Wanted to Pay for Kershaw Schools

Kershaw County leaders want voters to approve a penny tax and a new funding plan for the school system, a proposal that would replace or renovate many of ...

Bus Incident Injures Six High School Soccer Players  FITSNews

A Lexington County, S.C. school bus carrying the White Knoll High School varsity soccer team suffered a radiator failure en route to a match against Lugoff-Elgin ...

S.C. serial killer, Charleston molester join lawsuit over prison treatment, seeking $375000 each  Charleston Post Courier

Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp and notorious Charleston molester Louis Reville are among more than two dozen inmates attempting to sue South Carolina prison ...

Family, friends missing Briana, Lugoff teen killed a year ago  The State

A little over a year ago, members of the tight-knit town of Lugoff were devastated when they received the news that 18-year-old Briana Rabon had been found ...

TV show retraces investigation of Lugoff woman’s slaying  The State

'Investigation Discovery' program focuses on 2014 slaying of teenager, whose body was found by children on off a dirt road in Elgin.

Grand jury indicts man in strangling death of Lugoff teen  WACH

A grand jury has indicted a Midlands man accused of strangling a Lugoff teen in the winter of 2014.

Timberland Wolf JROTC Battalion sponsors first Raider meet  Berkeley Independent

For Cadet Command Sergeant Major Ethan Felts, a junior at Timberland High School, the Wolf Challenge Raider Cup is all about giving 100 percent.

Another Midlands school the target of false shooting threat  The State

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC Yet another Midlands school dealt with a threat of violence Friday as a wave of copycat threats follows the Florida high school ...

'Artist rendering': 21-year-old takes artistic love, turns it into engineering design career at City of Sumter  Sumter Item

Ever wonder about what goes into supplying water for your home, what kind of flow is necessary for your sewer line or what factors are involved in paving ...

New AAST principal says 'Teachers are her tribe'  Myhorrynews

Curiosity took Kelly Wilson away from education for a couple years, and love of the profession brought her back.

USC sophomore crowned Miss Teen United States  WIS

A University of South Carolina sophomore has been crowned Miss Teen United States.

Cobras runner-ups in Cane Bay Duals | Sports  The Gazette

Cane Bay High School's wrestling team has hosted a tournament every winter for the last nine years but has had to watch the championship match from the ...

'Tradition takes you far': '89 Yellow Jackets season indicative of North Augusta football spirit  Aiken Standard

Lugoff-Elgin head football coach Matthew Campbell has his own Wikipedia page, and perhaps it needs to be updated.

Wolves, Stags still alive in playoffs | Sports  The Gazette

There are just two Berkeley County School District representatives still alive for a state championship in high school football.

‘They were inseparable’: 2 killed at Richland nightclub were brothers, fathers  The State

Torance Peoples and Trevonne Judge were shot dead outside a Richland County, SC, nightclub Dec. 20, 2017. Family says they were brothers and fathers.

WRESTLING: Gators aim to compete in tough region  The Gazette

The Goose Creek Gators' lineup in wrestling is an even split of youth and experience.

Fort Mill High’s Dee Christopher named ‘Principal of the Year’  The Herald

Fort Mill High School Principal Dee Christopher was named the South Carolina Secondary Principal of the Year by the South Carolina Association of School ...

Clemson hires College of Charleston's Monte Lee as next baseball head coach

CLEMSON, S.C. -- Director of Athletics Dan Radakovich has named Monte Lee as Clemson's 27th head coach. Lee has served as head coach at College of ...

Friends raising funeral expenses for Camden firefighter, Clarendon deputy's wife  Manning Live

Friends of a Camden firefighter who died suddenly Tuesday while attending a conference in Texas have started a fund to help her husband, a Clarendon County ...

T&D PERSON OF THE YEAR:‘Papa Tony’ — Entrepreneur, benefactor, ‘Greatest Generation’ member has helped shape his community  The Times and Democrat

He may be 90 years old, but John A. “Tony” Fogle of Neeses hasn't eased back into his recliner just yet.

Cardinal Newman savors memories while gearing up for move to new campus  The State

The intimacy of the Cardinal Newman School football and soccer stadium will be missed. “It isn't anything fancy. You just have to be down there on a game ...

Remembering Cardinal Newman School  The State

Old schools smell like, well, old schools; they deliver a collection of deep, full-bodied scents that assault the senses.

VIDEO: S.C. WR Tiyon Evans pulls down potential catch of the year on TD  USA TODAY High School Sports

There are precious few high school athletes capable of producing the kind of electric highlights that would turn the head of even a senior NFL star receiver like ...

2017 Shrine Bowl Rosters Includes 16 From Area

Rosters for the 2017 Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas were released Sunday afternoon and include 15 athletes from the Upstate.

Area students accepted to SC Governor's School | News  SCNow

GREENVILLE – The 2013-2014 high school program at the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities will include students from the Pee ...

Here’s what’s happening in the arts this fall in Columbia  The State

Fall is typically a busy time for arts groups in Columbia, and this year is no exception. Here's a comprehensive guide to what's coming up in theater, art, music ...

SC Car Crash, Child Sex Allegations Probed  FITSNews

... || By FITSNEWS || A rural South Carolina car crash has prompted law enforcement officers in two counties to take a closer look at allegations of criminal sexual ...

Man charged with assault on South Carolina school bus  Daily Mail

Karl Vernon Williams, 36, is charged with assault after he is seen on video charging into a school bus and slapping a 16-year-old teen he accuses of 'messing ...

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