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Darlene Rawl Driver

May 23, 2017 by

Darlene passed away May 21, 2017. Born in West Columbia, she was a daughter of Donald Theron Rawl, Jr. and Sandra Bailey Rawl. She was a loving wife, daughter, sister and Aunt who loved spending time with her nieces. A graduate of Swansea High School ...

Norwood's football journey brings him back to SC – to teach

May 20, 2017 by The State

The StateThe world has plenty of options for Eric Norwood. With his first football camp in the books, he said hopes to open some options for younger athletes. Retired from football after rehabbing from a catastrophic knee injury while playing for the Canadian ...

Tim Smith hired as Pender football coach

February 28, 2017 by WECT-TV6

This is Smith's first head coaching job. He most recently served as the defensive coordinator at New Hanover High School. He also was the defensive coordinator at Great Falls, Lakewood, and Swansea high schools in South Carolina. Smith takes over a ...

Pender High School announces new head football coach

February 28, 2017 by Port City Daily

Prior to New Hanover, Smith was the defensive coordinator at Great Falls High School (2012-2014, Great Falls, S.C.), Lakewood High School (2010-2012, Sumter, S.C.), and Swansea High School (2008-2009, Swansea, S.C.). Coach Smith also brings some ...

Project With Noose at Swansea High Causes Concern

February 24, 2017 by

WLTX.comSwansea, SC (WLTX) - A classroom project at Swansea High School has led to some concern from several parents and students. Viewers, who said they were parents of students at the school began messaging us on social media Friday with screenshots showing ...

Red Devil boys win first round playoff game

February 14, 2017 by Hampton County Guardian

Hampton County GuardianThe Red Devil boys varsity basketball team held a healthy lead over their Swansea High School competition throughout Tuesday night's first round postseason battle. Both teams left it all on the court, but in the end the Swansea Tiger boys fell to the ...

Youthful Swansea girls team ahead of schedule

January 19, 2017 by The State

The StateWith one of the youngest roster in the Midlands, 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. “I did expect them to be successful, but not this early,” Swansea ...

Swansea High renovations OK'd

November 8, 2016 by The State

The 1,200-seat auditorium proposed is larger than the enrollment of 875 students at Swansea High. School leaders want the facility big enough to handle student assemblies from the district's other five schools as well as community gatherings. The vote ...

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

October 27, 2016 by The State

The StateAmanda Gunter favors Lexington 4's bid to add an auditorium for performing arts and other gatherings at Swansea High School even though her children are graduated. “When we went to something, it was an overcrowded room every time,” the Gaston area ...

SC is 'breaking the law' by ignoring poor schools

September 26, 2016 by The Herald

The HeraldSome S.C. students have noticed their schools have less than others. Those differences can be huge, a group of Swansea High School students in the Lexington 4 School District learned. The students formed a group, called Student Voice, to raise ...

Lexington County grads achieve 12 years of perfect attendance

May 31, 2016 by

ColaDaily.comTwo Lexington County students are picking up an extra honor when they receive their diplomas this week. And it's one that's been 12 years in the making. Seniors Victoria Pichey of Swansea High in Lexington Four and Nikita Tran of White Knoll High in ...

Former Gamecock tabbed to lead Swansea High football

April 13, 2016 by

ColaDaily.comWright replaces former head coach Chad Leaphart, who in February was hired as athletic director and head football coach at nearby Gilbert High School. Wright may be a familiar face to many locals. He was a four-year letterman at the University of South ...

Swansea Names Greg Wright AD and Head Football Coach

April 13, 2016 by

WLTX.comA former standout at Cross High School, Wright was a North-South All-Star who walked-on at USC before earning a scholarship. He stayed at USC for three years as a graduate assistant in the academic office. Wright takes over at Swansea for Chad Leaphart ...

Greg Wright named football coach at Swansea High

April 12, 2016 by The State

The StateWright's hire was approved Monday night. He replaces Chad Leaphart, who left to become the coach at Gilbert. “I know Swansea has a strong tradition, with coaches such Doug Bennett and Robert Maddox. And I want to be strong asset and get that back to ...

Midlands Tech unveils 'pathway to prosperity' at Swansea High School

November 20, 2015 by

ColaDaily.comSwansea High senior and student body president Quaevon Cannon said he and his fellow students think the school is preparing them effectively for post-grad life with career and technical studies opportunities like agricultural science and welding. He ...

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