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Swansea High alum named as school’s new football coach  The State

Swansea hired one of its own as the school's next football coach. Brent Wilder was named the Tigers' new coach Thursday.

Swansea High School evacuated due to message on bathroom wall interpreted as a threat  WIS10

Swansea High School has been evacuated due to a message written on a bathroom wall that officials say could be interpreted as a threat.

Swansea High School football coach’s appeal for old job turned down by school board  The State

Lexington School District Four chose not to reinstate former South Carolina Gamecock Greg Wright as Swansea High School football coach on Thursday ...

Community Builder: Teacher's pilot food pantry becomes community staple  WIS10

Teacher Tammy Jones leads the program and the district-wide food pantry that she says reaches 700-800 people a month.

Swansea High renovations OK’d  The State

Voters in the Gaston-Swansea area gave the go-ahead Tuesday to a $25.4 million package of improvements at Swansea High School, a decision opening the ...

Former Swansea High football coach files $300,000 lawsuit against school district  The State

Less than 24 hours after being denied reinstatement as Swansea High School football coach, Greg Wright brought a lawsuit against Lexington 4 School District ...

Swansea High makes change, dismisses head football coach  WIS

SWANSEA, SC (WIS) - We're learning more about the sudden dismissal of a Midlands high school football coach. The lawyer for former Swansea High School ...

These Lexington County schools will serve free meals throughout the summer  The State

All Lexington County school district will participate in the Summer Food *Service* program to offer children and some adults free breakfasts, lunches and snacks ...

Project With Noose at Swansea High Causes Concern

A classroom project at Swansea High School led to some concern from several parents and students.

2018-19 ALL-USA South Carolina Girls Basketball Team  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the ALL-USA South Carolina Girls Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic ...

Swansea fires football coach less than a month before practice begins  The State

Swansea football coach Greg Wright has been fired, according to multiple sources. The move happens less than a month before the start of the high school ...

Former Swansea football coach gets new job in the Midlands  The State

Former Swansea football coach Greg Wright has landed a new coaching job in the Midlands. Brookland-Cayce hired Wright as the school's co-defensive ...

Meet the Lexington 4 school board candidates  The State

Who is running for the Lexington 4 school board on Election Day, Nov. 6, 2018, in Lexington County South Carolina? Meet the candidates who will be on the ...

Why Josiah Sightler might get more chances in South Carolina lineup  Durham Herald Sun

South Carolina freshman baseball player Josiah Sightler joined the Gamecocks with high expectations but started his collegiate career 0-for-12. He got his first ...

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.

Midlands man who was shot Friday dies in hospital, Lexington County coroner says  The State

A Gaston man was shot in Swansea, SC Friday and taken to an area hospital where he died, according to the Lexington County Coroner. The sheriff's office ...

Lexington 4 seeks voter OK for arts center, other renovations at Swansea High  The State

Go-ahead sought at Nov. 8 ballot for package of improvements that would be paid for by a property tax increase.

South Carolina football coach fired less than month before start of camp, attorney trying to reverse course  USA TODAY High School Sports

High school football coach in South Carolina fired less than a month before the beginning of summer training camp for unspecified reasons.

Lexington County athletes dominate SC Coaches Association of Women's Sports Awards Banquet

Olivia Thompson of Lexington High School, Kaniya Johnson of White Knoll and Jordan Green of Class 5A lacrosse champion Chapin High School with their ...

OP senior awarded Aiken Electric Cooperative scholarship | Orangeburgers  The Tand

Aiken Electric Cooperative recently awarded three college scholarships to local graduating seniors. One $1000 Trustee scholarship was awarded to Chancellor ...

Lawyer For Fired Swansea Football Coach Goes On Offense

Greg Wright was fired last week as the head football coach at Swansea High School, but he is hoping to get his job back through the legal system.

4 Observer-area stars named to Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters  Charlotte Observer

Three Charlotte Observer-area high school basketball stars have been named to the 2019 Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters. The all-star game matching some ...

Former Gamecock tabbed to lead Swansea High football - | You need the news, not the paper

When they strap on their helmets this summer, the Swansea Tigers will have a new leader at the helm. Greg Wright is heading to Swansea from Columbia.

Assistant role at B-C denied to former Swansea head football coach  Lexington County Chronicle

It appears former Swansea High School head football coach Greg Wright will remain off the sidelines this fall.

Injured Brookland-Cayce QB Reed Charpia has good night with Swansea win  The State

Brookland-Cayce had to reach into its bag of tricks, but it was more than enough in a 47-30 victory against Swansea on Friday, the Bearcats Senior Night.

Youthful Swansea girls team ahead of schedule  The State

The Tigers are off to a 14-0 start and are the No. 1 ranked team in Class 3A in the South Carolina High School Basketball Coaches Poll.

Gamecocks offer Swansea junior guard  The State

Swansea junior Danae McNeal picked up an offer from defending national champion South Carolina.

Five Lexington County athletes named Players of the Year by S.C. Coaches Association of Women's Sports  Lexington County Chronicle

A quintet of Lexington County female athletes were recognized by the South Carolina Coaches Association of Women's Sports. All were named Athletes of the ...

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 ...

There's a new controversy about old nooses near Swansea bar  WIS

They seem to have been there a long time on Jim Rucker Road in rural Lexington County. Maybe a couple of decades or more. But who put up two expertly tied ...

Updated: Here are Clemson football's 27 signees for the early signing period  Anderson Independent Mail

Clemson has released this information on the 27 players who have signed during the first two days of the three-day early signing period: Davis Allen, Tight End, ...

SC is ‘breaking the law’ by ignoring poor schools  The State

In 1993, three dozen predominantly black, poor rural schools sued the state of South Carolina, seeking more money. In 2014, the S.C. Supreme Court ruled that ...

Going to graduation at Colonial Life Arena? Leave these things at home  The State

You might want to leave the graduation gift at home; gifts, presents, gift bags and baskets were all listed as items not allowed in Colonial Life Arena, according to ...

National Signing Day 2019  Clemson Sports Talk

It's National Signing Day and we will keep you updated on any new additions to Clemson's 2019 recruiting class. The Tigers have already signed the majority of ...

LIST: Schools and Businesses Early Dismissals, Closures Wednesday Due to Storms

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Local schools and businesses are making the decision to dismiss early and/or close because of the threat of severe storms Wednesday.

Kappa Beautillion presents 15 high school men to society  The State

Kappa Beautillion, a program of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, recently presented 15 young men, high school juniors and seniors, to society.

Pender High School announces new head football coach  Port City Daily

BURGAW— Pender High School has announced that Tim Smith has been appointed as its Head Football Coach. Smith has most recently been the defensive…

Troopers: 15-year-old driver in fatal wreck was driving illegally  WIS

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says the 15-year-old driver who died in an accident that also killed her 10-year-old brother and sent another teen to the ...

48 candidates vying for nine seats on Tri-County Electric Cooperative Board of Directors  The Times and Democrat

Forty-eight candidates are seeking nine seats on the Tri-County Electric Cooperative Board following August's unprecedented vote to remove all of the directors ...

All-Midlands Girls Basketball Team  The State

List of top basketball players in the area as picked by a panel at The State.

Midlands school closings, delays

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH)-- As a result of winter weather conditions, the following school districts will either be closed or operate on a two-hour delay ...

Norwood’s football journey brings him back to SC – to teach  The State

Former South Carolina football great Eric Norwood hosts his first football camp after he retired from playing for the Canadian Football League.

Bruin Jamboree a tune-up for high school hoops season  The Tand

T&D Region high school football teams have season tune-ups known as jamborees.

Jacob Smith named Patriot Boys Basketball coach

Jacob E. Smith Sr. has taken over the reins of the Fort Dorchester Boys Basketball Program.

18 area students awarded scholarships by SAFE Federal Credit Union

SUMTER, SC (April 2, 2018) — SAFE Federal Credit Union named 18 Midlands high school students as recipients of its yearly college scholarships at its annual ...

Power Five commitment recap: June 16-22  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is still more than seven months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented ...

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