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Extra police officers at Fort Mill High School after ‘vague threat’ found, cops say  Rock Hill Herald

Additional police were at Fort Mill High School in York County, South Carolina after a threat was found scrawled on a boys bathroom stall door. The threat has ...



Spring Roundup: Fort Mill wins S.C. state lacrosse championship.  Charlotte Observer

Fort Mill rallied in the third period Saturday night and ended Mount Pleasant Wando's four-year reign as 5A boys' lacrosse high school champion in South ...



This SC school district is open Memorial Day. Here’s why  Rock Hill Herald

Lancaster County, South Carolina, students will be in school on Memorial Day, prompting a mix of reactions from parents and residents. Schools plan to ...



Miss North Carolina USA, a Charlotte lawyer, takes the crown. She’s the new Miss USA.  Charlotte Observer

Miss North Carolina USA Cheslie Kryst is the new Miss USA 2019. The pageant winner is a civil litigation lawyer from Charlotte, NC.



SC teachers and students honored for financial education achievements  Moultrie News

South Carolina Treasurer Curtis Loftis and SC Economics recognized more than 180 students and 60 educators from across the state as part of the 30th Annual ...



‘We want education fully funded’: Some York County teachers will join May 1 rally  Rock Hill Herald

York County, South Carolina teachers will join their peers in a rally at the Statehouse May 1 in Columbia to advocate for better pay, smaller class sizes and a ...



NCAA track and field: Gamecock alumna Cheslie Kryst wins Miss USA competition  NCAA.com

University of South Carolina track & field alumna Cheslie "Ceci" Kryst won the 2019 Miss USA competition, held Thursday, May 2 at the Grand Sierra Resort in ...



York County schools limit lunch food waste, bring milk, fruit to families in need  Rock Hill Herald

The York, South Carolina school district's Stop Food Waste program ensures that prepackaged foods such as fruit, milk and string cheese that would otherwise ...



Fort Mill High School employee resigns after Thursday arrest  News Talk 94.3 WRHI

A Fort Mill High School employee has resigned after being arrested Thursday. Eric Hartley, 36, was arrested by federal agents. He is accused of conspiracy to ...



‘This is tough’: Fort Mill district draws high school attendance lines amid protest  The Herald

The Fort Mill, South Carolina, school district set new attendance lines for Fort Mill, Nation Ford and Catawba Ridge high schools. New lines are needed when ...



Three-Time South Carolina State Champ Aubrey Chandler Verbals to In-State Gamecocks for 2020  Swimming World Magazine

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Fort Mill high school attendance lines to change when Catawba Ridge opens  The Herald

The Fort Mill school district held a public meeting at Nation Ford High School on new high school attendance lines. The South Carolina district's third high school ...



York Tech student invited to NASA; Fort Mill High’s Buzz TV ranked best in country  Rock Hill Herald

Read positive news from the York County, South Carolina region. Fort Mill students took home a national award. Winthrop University was recognized as a Voter ...



A different type of Navy cadet program is coming to this York County high school  Rock Hill Herald

Catawba Ridge High School will offer a Navy National Defense Cadet Corps unit, according to the Fort Mill, South Carolina school district. The program is similar ...



New Fort Mill high school, opening in 2019-20, announces coaching staff additions  Rock Hill Herald

Catawba Ridge High School (SC) announced several additions to its athletics coaching staff. Catawba Ridge is Fort Mill's newest high school and opens in the ...



Fort Mill approves 2019-20 school calendar. Here are the highlights.  Rock Hill Herald

The Fort Mill school board approved the 2019-20 district calendar. Fort Mill, South Carolina, students will start on Aug. 19, 2019.



Here’s where Fort Mill district leaders want new high school attendance lines drawn  The Herald

The Fort Mill, South Carolina, school district has its top recommendation for high school attendance lines once Catawba Ridge joins Fort Mill and Nation Ford ...



Fort Mill to welcome knights, otters and coyotes with new schools  Rock Hill Herald

The Fort Mill, South Carolina school board approved Tuesday names and mascots for the district's tenth and eleventh elementary schools and the sixth middle ...



Fort Mill couple known as family to their schools wins Support Staff of Year  Rock Hill Herald

Sandra Hill, who works at Fort Mill Elementary School, and her husband, Shannon Hill, who works at Pleasant Knoll Middle School, were named 2019 Support ...



Fort Mill students take home top award at Model United Nations conference  Rock Hill Herald

Fort Mill and Rock Hill high school students took home awards during the 2019 Model United Nations conference at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South ...



Fort Mill district sets half day for wintry weather make-up  The Herald

Fort Mill students will be in class for half a day on Jan. 18 to make up for schools being closed on Dec. 10 due to wintry weather.



New attendance lines drawn for high school students in Fort Mill  WBTV

More than 1000 high school students within the Fort Mill School district will attend a new high school next year.



Fort Mill High School marching band is ready for some Carolina Panthers football  Charlotte Observer

With the NFL season now in full swing, the marching band from Fort Mill High School in Fort Mill, S.C., is ready for some Carolina Panthers football.



‘Zero tolerance,’ police say after Fort Mill High student Instagram threat  The Herald

A 15-year-old student has been suspended from Fort Mill High School in South Carolina after he was charged with making threats Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, on ...



Fort Mill school board to rezone district lines  WCNC.com

FORT MILL, S.C. — After a month of critical research, presentations and meetings, the Fort Mill school board has passed a vote to rezone district lines.



Fort Mill schools top SC report cards; others in York County have ‘room to improve’  The Herald

School report cards were released on Nov. 29, indicating how well York, Chester and Lancaster County, South Carolina schools are preparing students for ...



Fort Mill middle school recognized by national forum  Rock Hill Herald

Springfield Middle School in Fort Mill, South Carolina has been redesignated as a School to Watch by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle Grades Reform.



Fort Mill names principals for newest elementary schools, set to open in 2020  Rock Hill Herald

Principals have been named for the Fort Mill, South Carolina school district's newest elementary schools. Jocelyn Young will lead Kings Town Elementary ...



York County school programs get piece of $3.2M in Duke Energy grants  Rock Hill Herald

The Duke Energy Foundation's $3.2 million in grants for education helps students in six states, including York County, South Carolina, with literacy and STEM ...



Fort Mill names district honor roll teachers. See who made the list.  Rock Hill Herald

Five Fort Mill, South Carolina teachers have been named District Honor Roll Teachers of the Year. The teachers were chosen during an April 11 Teacher of the ...



Schools in Rock Hill, Fort Mill receive national Blue Ribbon honor  The Herald

York Preparatory Academy, a public K-12 charter school in Rock Hill, and Fort Mill High School are among five South Carolina schools named National Blue ...



Fort Mill names teachers, support staff of year  Rock Hill Herald

Fort Mill, South Carolina schools have named their 2019 teachers and support staff members of the year.



New details emerge in child pornography case against former Fort Mill teacher  WBTV

FORT MILL, SC (WBTV) -A former Fort Mill High School teacher is being held in jail until he goes on trial for allegedly sharing pornographic images of children.



Fort Mill High School student in custody after sharing threatening messages  FOX 46 Charlotte

A student at Fort Mill High School has been taken into custody after sharing a threatening messages Monday morning, school officials say.



Fort Mill, charter schools honored for student participation, success in AP classes  The Herald

The Fort Mill school district and SC charter schools were named to the ninth annual AP District Honor Roll. The recognition is given for student participation and ...



Fort Mill announces class schedule changes for 2019-20 school year  Rock Hill Herald

The Fort Mill, South Carolina school district announced a new bell schedule for 2019-20. Elementary and middle school students will start class five minutes ...



What neighborhoods should go where? It’s time for new high school lines in Fort Mill.  The Herald

The Fort Mill School District has a public meeting scheduled to discuss new high school attendance lines that will need to be in place by the 2019-'20 school ...



Fort Mill turns to former college player to take over girls’ basketball program  Rock Hill Herald

Fort Mill has hired Heather Klipa, 31, to be its next head girls' basketball coach. Klipa comes to Fort Mill from Smoky Mountain High School in Sylva, N.C. where ...



Fort Mill robots are taking over the worlds. Here’s how you can help.  Rock Hill Herald

Students from Doby's Bridge and Fort Mill elementary schools in South Carolina are headed to Louisville, Kentucky, to compete in the world robotics challenge.



This week in Fort Mill history, in 1918: Fort Mill sees first victim of Great War  The Herald

Read about Fort Mill, South Carolina events from this week in history, dating back to 1918.



They’ll be York County’s newest team in 2019. Catawba Ridge High is getting ready now  The Herald

Dee Christopher will have company soon. The only employee of Catawba Ridge High School, which opens in August, 2019, expects to hire a bookkeeper in the ...



HS roundup: top-5 state ranked wrestling rivals Rock Hill and Fort Mill tangle  The Herald

The Herald's Jan. 10, 2019 high school sports roundup, including info, photos and video from the Rock Hill-Fort Mill wrestling match.



‘Whatever happens, I’m blessed’: Fort Mill woman’s cancer won’t stop community fight  The Herald

Fort Mill High School in South Carolina hosts its Pink Out event Oct. 19 against Northwestern. The event raises money for cancer research through American ...



Rock Hill school leaders, in first time ever, approve 2 years of calendars  The Herald

The Rock Hill, South Carolina school district has approved calendars for 2019-2020 and 2020-2021. The school board approved 2 consecutive years of class ...



Fort Mill school board candidates talk about why you should vote for them  The Herald

The Fort Mill, South Carolina, school board candidates went head to head debating education issues during a public forum.



Fort Mill High was a secret shelter for homeless student. Soon, he'll be a college grad  The Herald

Antonio Dawkins was effectively homeless for a large portion of the time he attended Fort Mill High School, even sneaking into the school some nights to use the ...



New details emerge in child pornography case against former SC teacher  CBS17.com

FORT MILL, S.C. (WBTV) — A former Fort Mill High School teacher is being held in jail until he goes on trial for allegedly sharing pornographic images of ...



HS roundup: basketball postseasons start Monday. Which teams are headed where?  Rock Hill Herald

The Herald's Feb. 10, 2019 high school sports roundup, focused on first round state playoff pairings for basketball state tournaments.



Rock Hill school foreign language, STEAM, inquiry, arts choices: Learn more, sign up  The Herald

The Rock Hill, South Carolina school district is hosting a choice fair at South Pointe High School. Choice programs include foreign langauge, STEAM, arts, ...



The Gamecocks have a new walk-on tight end from Fort Mill who can crush a fastball  The State

Fort Mill High School graduate Kevin KJ Woods hits a walk-off grand slam for the Single-A Greensboro Grasshoppers. Woods is a top prospect in the Miami ...



York County region teachers and students take home wins, honored by districts  Rock Hill Herald

Each month, The Herald highlights teachers, school staff or students who have made a positive impact in York, Lancaster and Chester County, South Carolina ...



York, Lancaster County schools honor teachers for positive impact on students  The Herald

Each month, The Herald will highlight teachers, school staff or students who have made a positive impact in York, Chester and Lancaster County, S.C. schools.



We’re No. 1! And No. 4, 10 and 24. How York, Lancaster Co. schools stack up in U.S.  The Herald

Research group Niche looked at school districts throughout South Carolina, and ranked Fort Mill at No. 1 followed by the Clover, York and Rock Hill districts all ...



‘Out of control:’ Parents, teachers say too many standardized tests hurting students  Rock Hill Herald

South Carolina educators and parents say students are taking too many standardized tests, cutting into instructional time. SC for Ed advocates for fewer tests ...



Former York Prep principal named leader of Rock Hill athletic-focused charter school  The Herald

A principal has been chosen for Legion Collegiate Academy, a new dual enrollment charter high school that focuses on athletics and academics. The Rock Hill ...



Could building fees bring new revenue to Lancaster County schools? Leaders think so.  Rock Hill Herald

The Lancaster County School District leaders in South Carolina are considering impact fees following the success the Fort Mill school district had in getting ...



Rock Hill charter school focused on athletics to open in temporary space  Rock Hill Herald

A temporary site has been chosen for Legion Collegiate Academy, a charter school opening for 2019-20 in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Legion has an athletics ...



York teachers of the year chosen. Did your child’s teacher make the list?  Rock Hill Herald

The York, South Carolina school district has named the 2019-20 teachers of the year.



Time for Kindergarten? What to know in York, Chester, Lancaster Counties  Rock Hill Herald

Pre-kindergarten and kindergarten registration is opening soon for 2019-20 in the York, Chester and Lancaster County, South Carolina school districts. Children ...



High school roundup: five local wrestling squads advance in state playoffs  Rock Hill Herald

The Herald's Feb. 3, 2019 high school sports roundup, including info and results from the first two rounds of the SCHSL wrestling team state playoffs.



York County SC high school marching bands head to regionals  The Herald

Several York County, South Carolina, high school marching bands will compete in the regional Bands of America competition in Gaffney, SC. Other bands gear ...



What’s good? Fort Mill students awarded invention grant  The Herald

Each month, The Herald will highlight positive news from the York County region.



Fort Mill community coming together to support beloved teacher  FOX 46 Charlotte

A Fort Mill family is hoping to get results for a man loved by many. That includes students at Fort Mill High School.



Fort Mill water is safe to drink as town lifts boil water advisory  The Herald

The boil water advisory in Fort Mill, South Carolina, on Friday has been lifted after test results showed water is safe to drink. The town issued a boil water ...



Disease has Nation Ford coach out of action, seeking answers  Rock Hill Herald

Jon Jarrett has stepped away from his successful run as head boys' soccer coach at Nation Ford, so that he can fully face his disease, Myalgia ...



Fort Mill, Rock Hill schools among finalists for SC award honoring innovation  Rock Hill Herald

Two York County area schools were named finalists for the 2019 Palmetto's Finest award from the South Carolina Association of School Administrators.



York police, schools investigating after student kicked, beaten in ‘disturbing’ video  Rock Hill Herald

Police and school officials in York, South Carolina, are investigating after a student was kicked and beaten in an incident caught on video Monday at York Middle ...



Rock Hill school district makes changes to field trip after parent’s complaint  Rock Hill Herald

Students will no longer pick cotton during their trip to the Carroll School, according to a message the Rock Hill, South Carolina school district sent to parents late ...



SC senator tells York County crowd it’s unlikely education bill will pass this year  Rock Hill Herald

Sen. Wes Climer, R-York, met with local teachers and residents in Rock Hill Monday for a town hall discussion on public education in South Carolina. A second ...



Legion charter school’s arrival in York County sports brings questions on impact  The Herald

Legion Collegiate Academy public charter school opens in the fall of 2019 and the Lancers sports program has already made a splash with the hire of former ...



York Co. schools closed ahead of Hurricane Florence, Winthrop classes canceled  The Herald

Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina, has canceled classes for Friday and Monday due to Hurricane Florence. Offices remain open. The Rock Hill ...



Fort Mill man denied bail after being charged with conspiracy to distribute child pornography  News Talk 94.3 WRHI

Eric Michael Hartley, 36, of York County appeared in a Charlotte courtroom Tuesday and was denied bail. Hartley resigned from Fort Mill high school Feb.



The Copperheads have a leader; principal chosen for Fort Mill’s new high school  The Herald

Fort Mill school district names principal for Catawba Ridge High School.



Business hosts needed for new Rock Hill service learning course at Northwestern High  Rock Hill Herald

Northwestern High School in Rock Hill South Carolina is looking for local businesses to host students from a new *service* learning course. Students who sign up ...



York County school board candidates faced tight races. Here’s who won.  The Herald

York, Chester and Lancaster County residents voted to elect school board candidates in Rock Hill, Fort Mill, York, Clover, Chester and Lancaster.



Lancaster County School District approves 2019-20 calendar  Rock Hill Herald

The Lancaster County School District in South Carolina has approved the 2019-20 calendar. The first day of school for students is Aug. 19, 2019.



ACLU, York County leaders condemn Rock Hill field trip that involved picking cotton  Rock Hill Herald

The American Civil Liberties Union on Monday released a statement condemning a recent Rock Hill, South Carolina school district field trip that involved picking ...



York County region teachers honored for making a difference  The Herald

Each month, The Herald highlights teachers, school staff or students who have made a positive impact in York, Lancaster and Chester County, SC, schools.



Reported Catawba Ridge theft was a mistake among contractors, Fort Mill police say.  The Herald

A boom lift was reported stolen from the Catawba Ridge High School construction site, but was found after another contractor mistakenly took it. The item was ...



York school district approves 2019-20 calendar. Here are important dates.  Rock Hill Herald

The York, South Carolina school board approved the district's 2019-20 calendar at its regular meeting earlier this month. The calendar aligns spring break with ...



Chester County school listed among worst performing in SC. Here’s why  The Herald

Great Falls Elementary School in Chester County, South Carolina is ranked on its report card as among the worst in the state. It was named to a list of schools ...



No easy answers: York County region schools take on rise in student threats, weapons  The Herald

Students have made threats of violence or brought guns to York and Chester county South Carolina schools. Rock Hill schools have begun random searches for ...



Navigating special education: York County school leaders break down process  The Herald

York County school district leaders and representatives of local organizations held a special education parent workshop at the York County Library in South ...



Fort Mill splits pair of home volleyball matches, evens record  The Herald

The Fort Mill High volleyball team split a pair of home matches heading into the 2018 Labor Day weekend, losing to the Weddington Warriors, but defeating ...



Think Fort Mill is getting crowded? Just check out the race for school board.  The Herald

Voters in the Fort Mill School District are going to have to do their homework this year. Picking new school board members is a multiple choice question, with a ...



HS roundup: individual wrestling state rankings updated, while region hoops heat up  The Herald

The Herald's Jan. 13, 2019 high school sports roundup, focusing on region basketball action and SCMat.com's latest state rankings for individual wrestlers.



‘One of our greatest supporters’: Former longtime Rock Hill school board member dies  The Herald

Walter Brown, who served on the Rock Hill, South Carolina, school board from 2000-2016 and was an avid supporter of Rock Hill High School, has died.



New leaders named for Fort Mill elementary, high schools  The Herald

The Fort Mill school board on Tuesday approved the appointment of new principals, effective July 1. Changes in leadership affect elementary and high schools.



Welcome Catawba Ridge Copperheads; mascot chosen for Fort Mill’s third high school  The Herald

The Fort Mill school board Tuesday approved naming Copperheads as the Catawba Ridge High School mascot.



York County region teachers honored for helping students succeed  The Herald

Each month, The Herald will highlight teachers, school staff or students who have made a positive impact in York, Lancaster and Chester County schools.



Fort Mill’s top job is down to these three men. Here’s what they have to say.  The Herald

Fort Mill, South Carolina, has three finalists for its town manager position. Interim town manager Davy Broom is joined by Bessemer City, NC, administrator ...



York County region students, teachers honored for academic success  The Herald

Each month, The Herald highlights teachers, school staff or students who have made a positive impact in York, Lancaster and Chester County schools.



York County region schools closed ahead of Hurricane Michael  The Herald

Some York County, S.C. region schools and offices are closed Thursday due to Hurricane Michael.



‘A family school’: 3 Rock Hill sisters all work at elementary school they attended  Rock Hill Herald

Three Rock Hill, South Carolina, sisters work at the same school they attended and where their children went. Ebinport Elementary School, they say, is still a ...



Friends, students, colleagues remember Winthrop University professor, mentor  Rock Hill Herald

Family members, friends, former students and colleagues gathered in Rock Hill, South Carolina Sunday to remember the former Winthrop University professor ...



York County high school graduations kick off Saturday  The Herald

York County SC area high school graduations start Saturday. Traffic may be higher during graduation times.



York County region schools on two-hour delay Tuesday after winter storm  The Herald

A winter storm brought freezing rain Sunday morning to the Rock Hill area and light snow to parts of York County, causing several accidents. As ice remains ...



Fort Mill residents: Builders, newcomers must fork out more for first-class education  The Herald

Residents showed up for a public hearing before the York County Council in June over impact fees in the Fort Mill school district. Impact fees are charged on ...



York County area students head back to class Monday. Here’s what to know  The Herald

South Carolina students in York, Chester and Lancaster counties head back to class Monday, August 20, 2018. Here's what families should know.



South Pointe principal talks with students, parents about ‘hostile’ rules, petition  The Herald

South Pointe High School Principal Marty Conner addressed concerns by students and parents at the Rock Hill, South Carolina school. Some complained about ...



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