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Local student enrolls at James Madison University

Blythewood resident, William Slagsvol, has enrolled at James Madison University for the fall 2017 semester.Slagsvol's selected major is Sport & Rec Management - BSJames Madison University is excited to welcome the class of 2021 to [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Healthy Learners celebrates 25 years

Healthy Learners is celebrating 25 years of being devoted to removing children’s health barriers to learning with love and compassion. Prior to 1992, too many children who were in need and without resources in South [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Education|0 Comments

Local students named to president’s list at Lander

Lander University has announced 254 undergraduates have been named to the president's list for earning top academic achievements during the second semester of the 2016-17 school year. To be eligible for the President's List, undergraduates [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

College Names Top Employees for 2017

Midlands Technical College (MTC) kicked off its Fall Semester by honoring its Employees of the Year for 2017. MTC President Dr. Ronald L. Rhames, MTC Commission Chair Garry Powers, and MTC Foundation Chair Joe Johnson [...]

By |September 7th, 2017|Education|0 Comments

Student earns national championship

Heathwood Hall student Justice Hill has finished first place in 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King Drum Major for Justice Advocacy Competition. The competition took place August 3 in Toronto, Canada. The competition is a contest [...]

By |August 22nd, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Local students named to freshman honor roll at Lander

Lander University has named Courtney Ellison, of Irmo; Nyla Morton and Savvon Weston, of Columbia to the freshmen honor roll for earning top academic achievements during the second semester of the 2016-17 school year. The [...]

By |August 16th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Richland Two head start programs August 18

Sixth- and ninth-graders in Richland Two get a head start on the new school year by participating in either “Step-Up to Sixth” or “Fresh Start” August 18. All district middle schools will host Step-Up to [...]

By |August 15th, 2017|Education|0 Comments

College Savings Plan surpasses $3 Billion

South Carolina’s Future Scholar 529 College Savings Plan has reached a program milestone by exceeding $3 billion in total assets under management. June 2017 also marked the best June sales month in the 15-year history [...]

By |August 13th, 2017|Education|0 Comments

Midlands Tech president elected to national board

Midlands Technical College President Dr. Ronald L. Rhames has been elected to serve on the Board of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). Founded in 1920, the American Association of Community Colleges has become [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|School News|0 Comments

Richland Two National Merit scholars announced

Seven Richland School District Two graduates have been named College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarship winners. These high-achieving students were among the 3,200 winners announced by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation earlier this month. The students are: [...]

By |August 3rd, 2017|School News|0 Comments