Add winning region titles under head coach Tom Knotts as one among life’s guarantees.
Irmo mother Ashley Bagwell had the scare of her life Oct. 12 when she witnessed her six-year-old daughter, Hadlee, having a seizure. She'd been laying in the bed beside her, and Bagwell said she began to feel her daughter kicking.
October is Firewood Awareness Month, and the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism (SCPRT) and South Carolina Forestry Commission (SCFC) are partnering to remind South Carolinians and visitors to “buy it where you burn it.”
Izayah Whiteside’s two-yard touchdown run and PAT by Jose Villanueva in the fourth quarter gave 10th ranked Irmo the 28-27 win over top-ranked AC Flora.
The College Board highlighted ten scholars from Lexington-Richland School District Five last week as this year’s National Recognition Program Scholars. The group of 11 scholars includes eight National African American Recognition Program Scholars and two National Hispanic Recognition Program…
East Point Academy's physical education teacher recently completed a milestone while surrounded by her cheering students.
October has officially arrived, and although the weather may still feel a bit summer-like, Midlands residents have already been embracing the fall season.
Austin and Callie Benz took one popular, simplistic comfort food and expanded it to develop an entire food truck concept.
Midlands residents will soon have a taste of Puerto Rico in their own backyard. A Fuego 100x35 will open at 7320 Broad River Road in Irmo in the coming months.
A member of the Boy Scouts of America in the Midlands designed an Eagle Scout Service Project that would make a broad impact on international communities.
Officials from Lexington-Richland School District Five announced Thursday that 16 students within the district have been named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship program. The academically talented high schoolers are represented in the nationwide pool of semifinalists, which repr…
Officials from the Irmo Police Department notified the public Sunday afternoon that Chaplain Billie Bright has died after his long-fought battle with COVID came to an end Saturday night.
Lucy Pruitt, an Irmo Middle School seventh grader, has just won second place in the 2020-2021 National Career Development Association Poetry & Art contest.
Lexington-Richland School District Five officials announced 2022 high school graduation ceremonies will be held back at Colonial Life Arena, June 2 and 3.
Dutch Fork High School will be hosting a memorial service to honor senior Jack Alkhatib Friday at 7:30 p.m. The service will be held on the school's football field and will last about 30 minutes, according to Lexington-Richland District Five officials.
Officials from Lexington-Richland District Five announced Tuesday evening that a Dutch Fork High School student passed away after collapsing at football practice.
Officials from the Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission announced Thursday that Christina Bickley has been named as the new Saluda Shoals Foundation director. She is coming into the position following the retirement of Dolly G. Patton in June.
The Capital City/Lake Murray Country Regional Tourism Board's annual meeting and 40th year celebration was held last week in Irmo. The meeting served as a way for guests to learn about everything the organization has accomplished this year to promote tourism and economic development in Richl…
Reigning state champions Dutch Fork and AC Flora enter this football season once again as the top teams in their respective classifications.
Students and staff of Midlands Technical College may feel a little more spirited at the start of the fall semester, now that the school has an official mascot.
State high school football teams took in their final warm-ups for the upcoming season during jamborees and classics over the weekend.
Carolina Business Equipment (CBE) was recognized in a ceremony Wednesday for the company's accomplishments in information technology (IT).
Irmo Police Chief Courtney Dennis announced Monday that officers located a suspicious device near the intersection of Cressfell Road and Chapelwhite Road near the entrance of the Hidden Oaks subdivision.
Officials from Lexington-Richland School District Five notified the public Tuesday that they are partnering with Education Solutions Services Southeast, LLC, to employ those seeking a district substitute position. ESS is a leader in the K-12 education staffing space since 2000.
National Night Out has been bringing communities together across the country since it began in 1984. The event serves to enhance the relationships between law enforcement officers and the communities in which they serve. According to natw.org, National Night Out provides an opportunity for p…
The Irmo community will soon welcome the expansion of a park offering a space where children of all abilities have the opportunity to play.
Recent South Carolina unemployment claims show the Palmetto State is one of the fastest economically recovering states from the pandemic, but talking to some local business owners paints another picture.
Graduates of Lexington-Richland School District Five's 2021 class earned more than $217 million in scholarships this school year. The awards for students from Chapin High, Dutch Fork High, Irmo High and Spring Hill High schools include both academic and athletic scholarships.