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Officials from the University of South Carolina announced Thursday that they will be extend remote learning through the end of the Summer II semester (Aug 1) for the Columbia and Palmetto College campuses. The decision was made in the interest of maintaining the health and safety of students…

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The University of South Carolina announced Thursday that it will extend remote learning for students through the remainder of the spring semester. Students will begin online instruction as previously scheduled and it will continue through the completion of final exams in May. This applies to…

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EdVenture has launched "Today's Play" as of Wednesday through the company's website, as an educational resource for parents to use with their children while they are unable to be at school.

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By order of Governor Henry McMaster, all schools statewide closed Monday through the end of March. Midlands school districts now have state-approved feeding sites to provide free lunches to students. The service is offered to students 18-years-old and younger. The child/children must be pres…

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Governor Henry McMaster held a press conference Sunday afternoon, joined by health officials, announcing the mandatory closure of schools statewide until the end of the month. This includes grades pre-K through 12, all universities, colleges and technical colleges, according to McMaster.

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South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster summoned the current student leaders of University of South Carolina Dance Marathon to the State House Wednesday to recognize their ongoing work to support the kids at Prisma Health Children’s Hospital.

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Two students from Lexington-Richland School District Five were named winners of the South Carolina Farm to School Junior Chef Competition on Feb. 10. The competition was hosted by the University of South Carolina’s College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management at the J. Willard and Ali…

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Fort Jackson representatives held a dedication ceremony Wednesday for newly-constructed Pierce Terrace Elementary School. The school's name honors the Vietnam War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient, Larry Stanley Pierce. Construction was completed last year, and the facility opened January 8.

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Hundreds of Midlands children have new shoes and socks to wear, thanks to a partnership between Thrivent Financial and Samaritan’s Feet.

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An ice-cream truck owner, a banker, an insurance agent, the town magistrate, a historical society staffer and a handful of camp operators might have seemed like an unlikely group gathered around child-sized tables Friday morning in the Bethel-Hanberry Elementary School library. But, they had…

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The University of South Carolina officially announced the completion of the "library of the future" with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday. The renovation project was completed on the fourth floor of the school's Thomas Cooper Library on Greene Street.

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Lexington-Richland School District Five will be holding a Teacher Recruitment Event Feb. 1. The gathering will give job seekers the opportunity to learn more about the schools and services in the district, and speak one-on-one with administrators.

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Two Dutch Fork High School students have been named among the top scientists in the country. Lauren Chen and Caitlin Kunchur were selected as two of the top 300 scholars in the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2020. It is known as the nation’s oldest and most prestigious science and math comp…

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South Carolina State Museum visitors will soon have the opportunity to observe foot prints, splatter patterns and scenes of 1890s London while journeying through The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. It will combine science with history and culture to bring to life the historic un…

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The inbox was filled to overflowing when entries closed this week for the second Doko Film Fest. The film competition for high school students ages 14 to 18 garnered 143 entries — more than double last year’s 62 entries.

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Richland Library has added a new location in the Hopkins community, after several months of construction. The staff held a ribbon cutting Wednesday and welcomed guests to take a look inside the new building, which was transformed from a former medical office into the 13th library location.