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Green Wave Wrestling Camp

Summerville High School hosted the 2019 Green Wave Wrestling Camp July 9-10. Young wrestlers received instruction and tips from clinician Jeff Ragan and ...

Summerville High School in soft lockdown  WCBD News 2

Summerville, SC (WCBD)- Summerville High School is in a soft lockdown after a contraband item was found.

Local runners find mental health benefit

Isabel Kay is a cross country and track runner at Pinewood Preparatory School in the graduating class of 2021.

Chesnee High names 2 assistant principals  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Two assistant principals have been named at Chesnee High School for the coming school year, Steve Olejnik and Michael Allen.They are filling the vacancies ...

Principal sends letter acknowledging student's death, promising support for students, families  Live 5 News WCSC

Summerville High School's principal emailed parents late Thursday afternoon expressing grief at the loss of a student.

Police investigating threat phoned in to Summerville High School  Live 5 News WCSC

Police are investigating a threat made via telephone at Summerville High School.

DD2 responds to claims of insensitivity after student death

A recent post on social media criticized Summerville High School's administration for the slow response in addressing the death of a student last weekend.

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Archie O'Neal made a hole in one at Summerville Country Club June 28. O'Neal drove the ball 145 yards to ace Hole 15 of Miler Golf Course. Witnesses were ...

2 Dorchester school districts a study in contrasts as debate continues on combining them  Charleston Post Courier

Again and again, state lawmakers and local education officials have raised the question: Why not merge the two school districts in Dorchester County?

Annual event announced in honor of Summerville student Tripp Rabon  WCBD News 2

It was established after 17-year-old Tripp Rabon died as the result of an early morning car crash on Highway 64 just two days before Christmas.

Summerville High School band members prepare for All-State  Wave Breaker

All-State band is the second tier of the Region Band. After the auditions, students will get their results; if it they do well enough, they will be called back for the ...

Police: Suspected drug dealer last seen running towards Summerville High School  ABC NEWS 4

Summerville Police are looking for suspected drug dealer who was last seen Wednesday afternoon running towards Summerville High School. Raymond ...

Practice in pajamas? Summerville basketball players adjust to unusual schedule  Charleston Post Courier

It's not uncommon for college teams to hold morning practices to assist athletes with class schedules. On the high school level, however, practice before the ...

At 2nd March for Our Lives rally in North Charleston, students again push for gun control  Charleston Post Courier

About 100 demonstrators convened at North Charleston's Riverfront Park on Sunday for the second annual March for Our Lives rally where participants and ...

Summerville High School falls to Georgia football power Cedar Grove, 21-7  Charleston Post Courier

Summerville football coach Joe Call has talked often about scheduling tough early season games to test his team's mettle as his team seeks to return to a state ...

High school football showdown moved to Monday night: Summerville at Fort Dorchester  Charleston Post Courier

One of the Lowcountry's biggest high school football games of the year, scheduled to be played Friday, has been moved to Monday night.

SC teachers meet, emphasize collaborative action in education reform  Charleston Post Courier

The advocacy group SC for Ed met Thursday in hopes of crafting a unified message ahead of a Senate education subcommittee meeting next week.

Messina has a big 2019  247Sports

SUMMERVILLE - Class of 2021 commitment Cole Messina had a big sophomore season at Summerville High School leading the state in home runs and his ...

Straight out of high school and into careers, SC students stand tall at 'signing day'  Charleston Post Courier

The head of Dorchester County's career training center wanted to make a splash with this year's graduating class, many of whom are taking jobs in construction ...

Summerville High School alum takes part in former President George HW Bush's burial  Live 5 News WCSC

A local Summerville High School alum took part in former president George H. W. Bush's burial on Thursday.

Summerville High School cranking out another group of future chefs  Live 5 News

Summerville high school is expanding its culinary arts. This year, students will be able to dive even further into the culinary scene. More than 500 students are ...

Summerville's college-bound quarterback almost didn't play high school football  Charleston Post Courier

When Summerville quarterback Johnathan Bennett thinks back to the first day of football practice his freshman year, he can only wonder what might have been.

Malfunctioning exhaust fan force evacuations at Summerville High School  WCBD News 2

Students and staff of Summerville High School are back inside after being evacuated, Monday morning.

Summerville's Cole Collins to play for Jamey Chadwell at Coastal Carolina  Charleston Post Courier

It didn't take long for Coastal Carolina's Jamey Chadwell to circle back to the Charleston area to fill out his 2019 recruiting class, and add another veteran ...

High School Roundup: Summerville blanks Goose Creek, 34-0 | Sports  Charleston Post Courier

Summerville scored four touchdowns in the span of 4½ minutes of the first half to blow open a 34-0 victory over Goose Creek (0-2)

Summerville defeats Berkeley, advances to Lower State finals  Charleston Post Courier

MONCKS CORNER - While it may not have been the prettiest game for either team this season, Friday night's Class AAAAA Lower State semi-final clash ...

10-year-old returns to Summerville classroom after battling rare cancer  ABC NEWS 4

A Lowcountry fourth grader is back in the classroom after battling cancer for nearly a year. "It was bad," said Gaige Thigpen. The 10-year-old attends Reeves ...

School board finance committee recommends raises, class size reductions

The Berkeley County School Board Finance and Human Resources Committee recommended that the Berkeley County School Board raise teachers salaries, ...

Cunningham takes on questions from both sides of the aisle at town hall meeting  Live 5 News WCSC

South Carolina Congressman Joe Cunningham answered dozens of questions and took community input at a town hall meeting Saturday.

Summerville faces daunting task as football powerhouse Dutch Fork visits Friday night  Charleston Post Courier

With 21 wins over the last two seasons, it's safe to say Summerville High School is back as a major player on the statewide football scene.

Vacant Charleston area schools get new life as condos, work spaces, community centers  Charleston Post Courier

Where students once lined up in hallways and settled at desks to read, write and learn math, others now arrive to get a massage, attend church or arrive home ...

Significant changes coming for high school graduation parking at N. Charleston coliseum  Live 5 News WCSC

Parking for high school graduations at North Charleston coliseum won't be the same as in past years.

Athletes sign with college programs

Local high school athletes took advantage of the early-signing period that began Nov. 14 by signing a national letter of intent committing them to the college ...

Dorchester Two Educational Foundation's annual 'Big Event' on Saturday

Dorchester Two Educational Foundation will host its annual auction and fundraising effort, "The Big Event," on Saturday to celebrate success of its $1 million ...

High School Football: Key games include Summerville at Stratford, Ashley Ridge at Cane Bay  Charleston Post Courier

Here's a look at some of the big high school football games on tap for Friday night.

Cole Messina, a rising sophomore at Summerville High, commits to play baseball at South Carolina  Charleston Post Courier

With three years still ahead as a high school player, Summerville catcher Cole Messina already has his eyes on college baseball.

High School Football Predictions: Summerville, Ashley Ridge and Bishop England among picks  Charleston Post Courier

The Post and Courier's so-called experts pick the top high school football games this Friday night in the Lowcountry.

Here are the Charleston area's top 10 high school football offensive linemen  Charleston Post Courier

Summerville's Adam McKanna and Porter-Gaud's Holston Slack are among the top 10 offensive linemen in the Lowcountry heading into the 2019 high school ...

Summerville High School student accused of making shooting threats on social media  Live 5 News

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - Police have arrested a Summerville High school student accused of making threats on social media about a possible shooting at ...

Parents perturbed over possible school changes for Cane Bay High students

Families with students who could potentially be affected by Berkeley County School District's redrawing of its attendance lines are demanding district officials ...

Summerville High band camp

Local high school's marching band are preparing for the 2018-2019 season by participating in summer band camps. If they're not marching outside, the students ...

Summerville 's Orienteering team goes to Vasquez Rocks Regional Park  Wave Breaker

Summerville Navy Junior ROTC Orienteering team competed on January 12, at the Navy Junior ROTC Area Six Championships, located at Kings Mountain ...

Summerville at Stratford for Friday night lights | Photo Galleries  Charleston Post Courier

Stratford High School hosted the Summerville High School Friday night at Ray Stackley Field in Goose Creek.

Merritt named 2019 Teacher of the Year for DD2

Loud applause and cheers ricocheted across the Ashley Ridge High School auditorium Thursday evening as Dorchester District Two announced its 2019 ...

High School Football Predictions: Summerville, Berkeley, First Baptist, West Ashley will win  Charleston Post Courier

The Post and Courier's experts pick the top high school football games Friday night in the Lowcountry.

She graduated from Summerville High. Now she's district's Teacher of the Year  Charleston Post Courier

Summerville High School teacher Jennifer Plane was named Dorchester District 2's Teacher of the Year Thursday.

Coliseum construction means parking changes for upcoming graduations

Construction at the North Charleston Coliseum will affect parking for approaching graduation ceremonies happening this month and next for Dorchester District ...

Tucker claims 200th victory

Green Wave Wrestling coach Darryl Tucker surpassed a career benchmark during last weekend's Cane Bay Duals.

Top 10 high school running backs in Charleston area: Fort Dorchester, Oceanside lead way  Charleston Post Courier

In our continuing summer series of position previews for the 2019 high school football season, this week we take a look running backs.

Alston High School celebrates 60-year history, legacy

Spirited laughter filled the room at Summerville's Wyndam Garden hotel Wednesday as Alston High School alumni reminisced about their old days at ...

High School Football: Summerville QB Johnathan Bennett named player of the week  Charleston Post Courier

Summerville quarterback Johnathan Bennett accounted for six touchdowns Friday night in the Green Wave's 45-10 victory over Ashley Ridge.

Summerville High announces 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees

Summerville High School has announced the inductees for its Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018.

Summerville High plans walkout as a stand against school violence

Summerville High School students are organizing a school-wide walkout for March 9 to take a stand against school violence. In the “Linked As One” event, ...

School board approves new principal for Kennedy Middle  Aiken Standard

For Dr. Ryan Ashley, a decade of *service* as an assistant principal and teacher at the high school instructional level only reinforced the importance of high-quality ...

Green Wave Boys earn Mulkey trophy

The 11th annual Louis Mulkey Holiday JV Basketball Tournament featured some highly competitive games.

Berkeley, Summerville clash for second time this season, but with much more at stake  Charleston Post Courier

As the oldest continuing rivalry in the Lowcountry, Summerville and Berkeley have treated high school football fans to a bevy of memorable games over the last ...

The 10 greatest high school basketball players to come from the Charleston area  Charleston Post Courier

How are the greatest high school basketball players in Lowcountry history. Here's The Post and Courier's Top-10 list.

Congressman Joe Cunningham holds Town Hall in Summerville

A diverse crowd filled the Summerville High School auditorium on Saturday. Democrats and Republicans alike took advantage of the forum by asking U.S. Rep.

Police investigating disturbing threat involving Summerville High School  ABC NEWS 4

Summerville Police has completed its investigation after a threatening post involving Summerville High School was circulating social media late Thursday night.

Dorchester School District Two Academic Awards Programs scheduled in October

Dorchester School District Two will celebrate academic excellence with the 2018 Academic Awards Programs to be held in October. In its 23rd year, this unique ...

“Trippy bash” scholarship event planned in Summerville Friday  WCBD News 2

Summerville, SC – A date has been set for the annual “Stay Trippy Bash.” The fish fry will benefit the Tripp Rabon Memorial Scholarship Fund. The family of ...

New buildings and programs for Lowcountry students returning to school  ABC NEWS 4

New and improved! Some students across the Lowcountry will be attending classes in brand new buildings this year.Construction has been rapid in Berkeley ...

Summerville High School alumni of the '70s award first STEM scholarship

The Summerville High School Alumni of the '70s recently awarded its first $1000 STEM Scholarship to Shane Blade, a 2018 graduate of Summerville High ...

Districts warn fewer parking spaces available for Saturday high school graduations at the North Charleston Coliseum  Live 5 News WCSC

Construction of a new parking garage will reduce a significant number of parking spots at the North Charleston Colisuem.

Summerville Mayor's Committee gives out awards, scholarships

One Lowcountry nonprofit strives to assist adults with intellectual disabilities in becoming contributing members of society by providing programming that helps ...

“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” comes to SHS  Wave Breaker

This spring, the Summerville High School theater department is performing “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” Despite the long and seemingly ...

From ex-Citadel baseball coach, a fund-raising app that gives back  Charleston Post Courier

For high school coaches, fundraising is a job that never ends.

Summerville High School dedicates gym to Coach Louis Mulkey  Live 5 News

Summerville High School held a dedication ceremony on Tuesday to honor former basketball coach and firefighter coach Louis Mulkey.

High School Football Honor Roll: Summerville QB Johnathan Bennett player of the week  Charleston Post Courier

Summerville quarterback Johnathan Bennett, who accounted for six touchdowns in his team's 56-17 victory over Cane Bay on Friday, is The Post and Courier's ...

Teacher shortages in South Carolina cause classes to be packed  Wave Breaker

In the 2018-2019 school year, there are limited teachers in South Carolina. Students are packed into classrooms that cannot comfortably hold a high number of ...

Complete List | Lowcountry school report cards: The good, the bad and the disputed  ABC NEWS 4

School report cards for the 2017-2018 school year are out for all schools in the state. In the Tri-County area, students in grades 3–8 in Dorchester School District ...

Summerville's Bennett, South Carolina-bound Pickens among finalists for Mr. Football Award  Charleston Post Courier

Summerville quarterback Johnathan Bennett and T.L. Hanna defensive lineman Zacch Pickens are among the five finalists for the S.C. Mr. Football Award.

LIST | Emergency shelters (including pet-friendly ones) for Hurricane Florence  ABC NEWS 4

There are several emergency shelters now open leading up to Hurricane Florence, including two that are pet-friendly and one for residents with special needs.

Wando, Bishop England soccer stay alive as Lowcountry high school teams continue playoff battles  Charleston Post Courier

It was a mixed bag of success as Lowcountry playoff teams took to the field on Saturday, looking to extend their seasons.

Wando, Oceanside Collegiate, Bishop England poised to defend lacrosse titles  Charleston Post Courier

Charleston-area high school lacrosse teams are putting themselves into position to defend their state championships from a year ago.

High School Football Playoffs: First Baptist plays Hammond for SCISA title  Charleston Post Courier

Having won consecutive state championships at the SCISA Class AA level, the First Baptist football team knows what it takes to be the best.

Winners announced in Best of Prep Sports Awards  Berkeley Independent

Jeffrey Zeigler, Berkeley. Junior pitcher/infielder Jeffrey Zeigler was the catalyst for Berkeley High School's baseball team this spring, helping to orchestrate one ...

Summerville High School gym to honor fallen firefighter  WCBD News 2

Summerville High School now has a gym honoring a fallen firefighter. The main gym will honor Green Wave alumnus, former coach, and fallen firefighter Louis ...

Athletes compete for county bragging rights

Summerville High School hosted the 2019 Dorchester County Track and Field Championships April 4.

Summerville Police: Hunter prompted lockdown at schools  Live 5 News

A hunter on private property caused two Dorchester District 2 schools to go on lockdown Friday.

Eight Summerville High School football players suspended following fight at opening game  Charleston Post Courier

A total of 16 players, eight from Summerville and eight from Spartanburg, have been suspended for one game by the South Carolina High School League for ...

Charleston Baseball Hall of Fame Announces Finalists for Class of 2019

Two of the six finalists being considered for induction into the Charleston Baseball Hall of Fame this year are Summervillans.

Summerville High School marching band named grand champion at Lowcountry invitational  Charleston Post Courier

Summerville High School's marching band was named grand champion Saturday at the 12th annual Lowcountry Invitational Marching Band Festival.

Dorchester School Board approves plan to bring in four new Summerville Police officers

Dorchester District Two board members are adding four school resource officers from the Summerville Police Department for the upcoming school year to ...

Louis Mulkey Holiday JV Tournament

Photos from the annual Louis Mulkey Holiday JV Basketball Tournament at Summerville High School Jan. 2-3. Teams included Berkeley, Ashley Ridge, Wando ...

DD2 closing schools in preparation for May 1 protest

As South Carolina educators prepare to protest at the Statehouse in Columbia on May 1, some school districts are opting to close schools since large numbers ...

Rewind Wednesday: The Top 2 Winningest High School Football Football Coaches in America  High School Football America

The High School Football America radio show on August 11, 2011 featured John McKissick and JT Curtis, the two winningest coaches in high school football.

Summerville High School boys basketball coach on leave after allegedly assaulting student  Charleston Post Courier

James Gregory Elliott, a history teacher and head boys basketball coach at Summerville High School, has been placed on paid administrative leave after he ...

DD2 officials outline legislative priorities to retain teachers, ensure high quality education for students  Live 5 News WCSC

Dorchester School District Two officials are uniting behind a focused list of items they want to see prioritized at the State House this legislative session.

Green Wave Baseball wins four straight

The Green Wave Baseball team outscored its opponents 57-6 last week.

Charleston-area soccer powers continue march through high school playoffs  Charleston Post Courier

COceanside Collegiate's boys soccer team is making the most of their first season of playoff eligibility, rolling into the third-round of the Class AA state playoffs ...

Ellen DeGeneres shocks Ashley Ridge seniors with full rides to college

Two Ashley Ridge High School seniors received shocking news Tuesday during an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

More than 50 high school athletes in Charleston area sign scholarships Wednesday  Charleston Post Courier

More than 50 high school athletes in the Charleston area signed with the colleges of their choice on Wednesday, the first day of the early signing period.

DD2 graduates cross the stage

More than 1700 Dorchester District Two graduating seniors received their diplomas Memorial Day weekend and are officially done with high school.

Region 8-AAAAA: Summerville, Fort Dorchester look like teams to beat  Charleston Post Courier

With Fort Dorchester QB Dakereon Joyner now at South Carolina, Region 8-AAAAA teams look to close the gap on the Patriots.

School district coach reaches milestone | Sports  Berkeley Independent

Almost 20 years ago, Goose Creek High School's girls basketball program was literally one of the worst in the country.

Waiting for Florence: Summerville residents make their way to shelters

This is a developing story. Dorchester and Berkeley counties remain under a Tropical Storm Warning and Flash Flood Warning as Hurricane Florence barrels its ...

Dozens of Charleston-area high school athletes to sign college scholarships on Wednesday  Charleston Post Courier

The early signing period for college intentions begins Wednesday and dozens of high school athletes in the area will sign on the dotted line in ceremonies at ...

Berkeley, Dorchester work to answer residents' questions about boundary line shift

Six months after the boundary line slightly shifted between Dorchester and Berkeley counties, resulting in Berkeley County gaining 2900 acres, both counties ...

South Carolina: Summerville beats state-ranked Fort Dorchester in 2 OT's  High School Football America

Summerville beat No. 3 Fort Dorchester in double overtime Monday night, which will shake up the next South Carolina Top 10.

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