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College Student Medlock Speaks to Class

College Student Medlock Speaks to Class

Andrew Medlock, Wardlaw class of 2012, spoke to the 9th grade recently about the rigors of college life. Andrew is a sophomore at USC, majoring in athletic training. Andrew is…

Steele and Brooks Named Regions Top Agricultural Educators

Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center faculty members Darla Steele and Jeremy Brooks have been named South Carolina Mid-State Region Outstanding Agricultural Education Teachers of the Year for 2013 by…

Soldier Thanks Wardlaw Class for Their Kindness

Soldier Thanks Wardlaw Class for Their Kindness

Specialist Elizabeth (“Liz”) Stone, US Army visited the 4th grade of Wardlaw Academy on Friday, August 30. Liz graduated from Wardlaw in 2008 and from Clemson in 2012. Shortly after…

Piedmont Tech to Launch Honors Program

Piedmont Tech to Launch Honors Program

Beginning in Fall 2014, Piedmont Technical College will become one of only two technical colleges in the state to offer an Honors Program for students seeking an Associate in Arts…

Edgefield School District Announces Online Payment System for School Meals

Edgefield School District Announces Online Payment System for School Meals

Edgefield County School District has gone to an online payment system for school meals. If you have a LunchPrepay.com account, simply login with your current username and password. If you are new,…

Fox Creek Gets SRO

Fox Creek Gets SRO

Dep. Chuck Nail with the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office has been selected as Fox Creek High School’s new School Resource Officer (SRO).  Dep. Nail, a 2 year veteran of the…

Cardiovascular Technology Program Receives Accreditation

Cardiovascular Technology Program Receives Accreditation

The Cardiovascular Technology program at Piedmont Technical College recently received accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), becoming the only associate degree cardiovascular technology program…

Full Time SRO Named to Merriwether Middle School

Full Time SRO Named to Merriwether Middle School

After having had to share a School Resource Officer with JET Middle School this past school year, Merriwether Middle School will this term get their own SRO.  Edgefield County Sheriff’s…

Outstanding Students Honored at PTC Graduation

Outstanding Students Honored at PTC Graduation

At Piedmont Technical College’s recent summer commencement exercises, outstanding students from each of the college’s seven supporting counties were honored for academic achievement. Edgefield County student Henry J. Caines III…

Antonia Adams Reports on Business Week

Antonia Adams Reports on Business Week

On July 14-19, 2013, Antonia Adams attended Business Week at Presbyterian College in Clinton, S.C., an annual event sponsored by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce.  The statewide event featured…