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July 04, 2019 - 11:04 am
SC Department of Education Leslie Martin, a teacher at Powdersville High School in Anderson School District One, has been named the 2019 South Carolina History Teacher of the Year by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Inaugurated in 2004, the History Teacher of the Year Award...
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May 31, 2019 - 8:45 am
Heavy traffic is expected around the Bon Secours Wellness Arena for upcoming Greenville and Anderson County High School graduation ceremonies. Rehearsals began May 28. Graduation ceremonies begin this weekend and will continue through the week, completing by the evening of Thursday, June 6. Image:...
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Saving for schooling with the College 529 plan
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May 26, 2019 - 5:15 am
For the seventh year, the State of South Carolina is helping promote the importance of saving for college by giving babies a $529 grant. May 29th is officially National 529 College Savings Day . 529 is the name of a savings plan that helps save for higher education. This year, the state is again...
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Furman Music by the Lake
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May 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
The annual Music By the Lake series begins this Thursday at Furman University . Music By the Lake outdoor concert series, which began in 1968, will feature 10 performances (weather permitting) from Broadway tunes to jazz and their always popular traditional patriotic performance right around...
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Wofford College
May 17, 2019 - 9:13 am
Wofford College ’s 2019 Commencement Exercises will be held this Sunday starting at 9:30am on the lawn of Main Building. Featured speaker this year is board-certified internist, human rights advocate and alumna Dr. Katherine (Katy) Close. Dr. Close will also receive an honorary degree. Additional...
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May 14, 2019 - 11:47 am
Columbia, S.C. – U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has announced the 55th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars. Four of the 161 high school seniors being recognized are from South Carolina. U.S. Presidential Scholars are chosen for their accomplishments in academics, the arts and career and...
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Washington Center School Craft Day
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May 08, 2019 - 9:24 am
Washington Center School is asking for the public's help to come out and support their annual 2019 Craft Day coming up this Friday, May 10. If you're not familiar with Washington Center School, it is a Greenville County School that is exclusively for kids with severe/profound intellectual...
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Furman graduates commencement
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May 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
Furman University is holding its graduation for 2019 on Saturday, May 11, in Paladin Stadium. This year, a 1986 Furman University graduate and international correspondent for National Public Radio, Eleanor Beardsley, will serve as commencement speaker. Beardsley, who is also a South Carolina native...
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teachers at rally in Columbia
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April 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
A group of South Carolina teachers organized on social media is asking all teachers to take a day off during the middle of the week this week and march on the State House in Columbia. SC for Ed , a grassroots group, is organizing the All Out On May 1 rally, saying lawmakers have not done enough...
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Washington Center School
April 26, 2019 - 4:27 pm
It was a special day today at Greenville's Washington Center School . School officials cut the ribbon today on its brand new nature trail. From Washington Center's Facebook page The trail is unque to Greenville County, much like Washington Center School. That's because it is the only trail built...
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