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The new shape of the world has changed its format, but the Midlands JDRF One Walk is back this Sunday and the cause has not changed. The goal remains to raise money to fight type 1 diabetes (T1D) by funding research, advocating for policies that accelerate access to new therapies, and provid…

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Twenty-three Lexington-Richland School District Five teachers who have demonstrated innovative ideas for classroom projects received more than $10,000 in grants provided by the Mid-Carolina Electric Cooperative's 17th annual Bright Ideas grant program. District officials made the announcemen…

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"We are connected, and we live to give," is how Jackson Elementary School third grade teacher Christina Stout described the action of the schools' principal Dr. Sabina Mosso-Taylor. The action Stout is referencing is Mosso-Taylor agreeing to be taped to the school's wall; if they met United …

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The Lexington School District One Educational Foundation announced a $30,000 commitment from Michelin North America, Inc. at the district's board meeting Tuesday, in support of robotics education. Foundation executive director Julie Anderson Washburn thanked the corporate leaders from Michel…

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Students and school staff in Lexington School District Two will not be required to wear a mask after the mandate expires Oct. 31. The school board decided to allow the current mandate to expire during a school board meeting Tuesday night.

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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…

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The Lexington One Educational Foundation awarded a $25,500 health fund grant to the Lexington County School District One office of student services in support of nurses and students in the district.

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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…

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East Point Academy was awarded two Green Step Awards Sept. 8 for demonstrating excellence in building a student recycling program. The school was also named a “Green Steps School” by the Environmental Education Association of South Carolina for conservation.

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Students at W. A. Perry Middle School will now have a new little place where they can grab a book. Members of the Columbia Capital Rotary Club installed a Little Free Library on on the school's campus last month. The installation partnership is in conjunction with Richland School District On…

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It's almost time for the University of South Carolina's McCutchen House to offer lunches again. The student-run restaurant has been operating under restrictions after it was closed to the public during the 2020-2021 school year due to COVID.

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Veteran educator Stephanie Huckabee has been named the interim principal at Chapin Middle School, Lexington-Richland School District Five officials announced Tuesday. Huckabee is replacing Anna Miller, who has been named the district's new Chief of Academics and Administration.

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Lexington-Richland School District Five is requesting public input on spending federal funds received from the U.S. Department of Education through the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ARP ESSER), signed into law Mar. 11.