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Missing Wren High School student found safe  Greenville News

Lexus Lindsey, the Wren High School student who disappeared Jan. 20, has been found safe, investigators announced Friday.

Wren High School teen dies from head injury 1 month after crash  Anderson Independent Mail

A 19-year-old Wren High School student has died after she was involved in a vehicle crash nearly a month ago.

Pelzer teen dies month after crash

The coroner says a 19-year-old has died from a head injury she suffered last month in a Piedmont crash.

Wren advances past Greenville to Upper State boys basketball championship  Greenville News

Bryce McGowens scored 33 points, including six clutch free throws down the stretch, to send Wren past Greenville in Upper State basketball playoffs.

How reclassifying has helped reshape Pitt's roster  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

It's bound to come up at some point, whether it's on one of Pitt's game broadcasts, from Panthers coach Jeff Capel as he contextualizes the struggles or ...

High School RedZone Kickoff stops at Wren High School

This week we visit Wren High School where the Hurricanes take on Pickens High tonight.

17-year-old former Wren student dies in early morning shooting  Greenville News

A 17-year-old who lived near Wren High School has died after being shot following an altercation with the parent of a friend, Anderson County Coroner Greg ...

Here are tips from the McGowens basketball family on how to navigate a busy schedule  Greenville News

Former high school and college basketball stars themselves, Bobby and Pam McGowens have three children intent on following in their footsteps.

Zeke Schilling  Cleveland Daily Banner

Ezekiel “Zeke” K. Schilling, 17, of Piedmont, S.C., passed away Saturday, April 21, 2018. Born in Greenville, he was a son of Christopher Shane Schilling and ...

Ezekiel 'Zeke' Schilling  Cleveland Daily Banner

Ezekiel “Zeke” Schilling, 17 a resident of Piedmont, S.C., and formerly of Cleveland passed away Saturday, April 21, 2018. He was preceded in death by his ...

Joyner, Urich see first work for South Carolina  247Sports

Highly-touted freshman Dakereon Joyner made his debut for the South Carolina football team in the 49-9 win over Chattanooga on Saturday night at ...

Family of student killed when SUV axle broke has been awarded $12 million by Anderson jury  Anderson Independent Mail

An Anderson County jury has awarded $12 million to the family of a 17-year-old high school senior killed in 2012 after an axle fractured on her vehicle, causing ...

Wren celebrates the life of beloved supporter 'Pete'  Greenville News

For 55 years, he was more versatile than any of the athletes at Wren High School. Wilton E. Beasley — "Pete" or "Mr. Pete" to everyone who knew him — was a ...

Wren HS senior and two others killed in Piedmont wreck

The Anderson County Coroner's Office says three people were killed in a wreck in Piedmont Sunday night.

From South Carolina to Pitt, Davis Beville can't wait to reunite with Trey McGowens  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Davis Beville is done with basketball, and Trey McGowens is done with football, but the two South Carolinians got to know each other through their “other” sports ...

Technically, Kelly Bryant could return to play for Clemson  SB Nation

In the first half of No. 3 Clemson's game against Syracuse, the Tigers' quarterback situation got even more interesting. New starting quarterback Trevor ...

Kelly Bryant to commit Tuesday after final visit to Auburn: ‘This is a lifetime decision’  Opelika Auburn News

Former Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant made the final visit of his new recruitment to Auburn this weekend.

SC Football Player Accused of Forcing Teen Into Cheerleading Uniform

A 17-year-old has been charged with third-degree assault and battery after allegedly holding down a 14-year-old at Wren High School, stripping the younger ...

2018 I Love My Librarian Winners Announced  American Libraries

Ten librarians have been honored with the 2018 I Love My Librarian Award. Selected from more than 1000 nominations submitted by library users nationwide, ...

The Week in Libraries: December 7, 2018  Publishers Weekly

Among the week's headlines: The 2018 'I Love my Librarian' award winners are honored at a reception in New York; ALA offers a legislative update as the 115th ...

Three factors led to spike in Anderson County traffic deaths  Anderson Independent Mail

Anderson County had the biggest increase in road deaths, from 32 in 2015 to 57 in 2016.

Former Clemson Quarterback Kelly Bryant talks Arkansas Visit, What's Next  KNWA

Former Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant has wrapped up his official visit to Arkansas. Come inside for details on how it went.

Trey McGowens picks up offers to play basketball for Virginia Tech, Baylor  Anderson Independent Mail

Former Wren guard Trey McGowens picked up two Power 5 offers to play basketball in college. See from where.

GHSA football history could repeat itself, only this time we are fully prepared  Moultrie Observer

Here we are, just halfway through July, and the Georgia High School Association has released some important information about the 2018 football season.

College student killed when deputy chasing vehicle crashed into his car, coroner says  WYFF4 Greenville

A college student is killed when a deputy crashes into his car during the pursuit of another vehicle, officials say.

Upstate deputy charged in crash that killed college student, troopers say  WYFF Greenville

An Upstate deputy has been charged in a crash that killed a college student, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Corporal Bill Rhyne.

WEDDING: Stacy – Sloan | Features  Aiken Standard

Emily Ann Sloan of Easley, SC, and Landon Allen Stacy of Pelzer, SC, were married June 3, 2017, at The Bleckley Inn in Anderson, SC. The Rev. Dr. Donnie ...

Teacher: Why it is ridiculous not to teach Shakespeare in school  Washington Post

I've been inundated with e-mails from teachers and other Shakespeare lovers yelling about a post published early Saturday (which you can read here) by a high ...

49ers nose tackle D.J. Jones looks to complete journey from...  The Athletic

After a grueling offseason of conditioning, nose tackle D.J. Jones is looking to rise from the obscurity into a regular role with the 49ers.

Wren High senior killed in Anderson accident  Anderson Independent Mail

A Wren High School senior died Saturday morning in an accident on Elrod Road in Anderson. Lacee Dial, 17, was on her way to a veterinary clinic to fill out ...

Clemson weeps as questions linger in student's death  USA TODAY

CLEMSON, S.C. — A Clemson University student whose body was found in a lake about 30 miles from Greenville, S.C., was "one of those guys you could ...

Teen charged after students hurt in school bus crash  Anderson Independent Mail

Four students and a driver were injured in a school bus crash in Anderson County.

Clemson Tigers Kelly Bryant overcomes hospitalization in high school to become starting quarterback  ESPN

Overcoming a lengthy and terrifying hospitalization as a high school junior helped Kelly Bryant keep things in perspective as he handled the pressure of taking ...

McGowens dunks on competition  Anderson Independent Mail

Junior guard helped Wren to Class AAAA state title game appearance.

Forty-six named National Merit semifinalists in three Upstate counties  Anderson Independent Mail

Forty-six high school seniors in Greenville, Pickens and Anderson counties have been named semifinalists in the 63rd National Merit Scholarship program.

Pitt Gets Commitment From Four-Star Guard Trey McGowens  Pittsburgh Sports Now

Pitt has landed the commitment of Hargrave Military Academy guard Trey McGowens, he announced on Twitter on Tuesday.

21 sign to play for USC Union  Union Daily Times

Photo courtesy of USC Union These are the student-athletes who signed to play for USC Union's Lady Bantams Softball Team during a signing ceremony in the ...

Visitation for Tucker Hipps draws thousands  WYFF Greenville

The visitation for Tucker Hipps was Friday evening. Hipps, who was a 19-year-old sophomore at Clemson University, died Monday morning. His body was found ...

Wren quarterback Jay Urich commits to Gamecocks  Greenville News

PIEDMONT — Two years ago, Jay Urich had never taken a snap in a varsity football game. He was a wide receiver through his freshman year. On Friday, Urich ...

Kelly Bryant Is Not Deshaun Watson, but He's What Clemson Needs to Win It All  Bleacher Report

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It is the waning moments of happy hour on the first Friday in December. In roughly 24 hours, Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant will ...

Mom says daughter's memorial and grave vandalized

A grieving Anderson County mom says a memorial for her daughter and two others who were killed in a car crash last year has been a target for vandals.

Pitt to Host 2021 Guard Bryce McGowens  Pittsburgh Sports Now

You can add a familiar name to the list of Pitt basketball recruiting visitors for Saturday's men's basketball game against North Carolina.

Many Clemson students seek counseling after deaths of 4 classmates  WYFF Greenville

A look back at the lives of four young Clemson students, all gone too soon, as students lean on counselors for help coping.

Brent Venables finds balance as recruiter and father  Greenville News

Kickoff was less than 24 hours away. ESPN finished positioning its broadcast trucks and assembling the sets for the anticipated primetime matchup between ...

ACC should punt on Friday night games  Greenville News

Friday night should remain reserved for high school football.

Family of Tucker Hipps settles lawsuits filed in his death  Anderson Independent Mail

The family of Tucker Hipps has agreed to settle its lawsuits against Clemson University, Sigma Phi Epsilon and several members of the fraternity over Hipps' ...

Does Shakespeare still have a place in Common Core? This high school teacher doesn't think so  Deseret News

A high school teacher has sparked debate over the place of the Bard and other dead white males in the common core.

Jake Venables, son of Clemson defensive coordinator, commits to play for dad  USA TODAY High School Sports

Clemson's latest verbal commitment for the recruiting 2018 class owns a familiar last name. D.W. Daniel (Central, S.C.) linebacker Jake Venables, son of ...

Cooking up a journey to the priesthood  The State

The Rev. Roger Morgan isn't easily shaken. The congregation at Our Lady Star of the Sea in North Myrtle Beach witnessed his composure on a recent Sunday ...

SC teen wins national crown  WIS

A teen from Piedmont has won a national pageant crown.

Will Muschamp has 'a lot of confidence' in Michael Scarnecchia as Gamecocks' backup QB  Charleston Post Courier

Jake Bentley showed plenty of potential as an SEC quarterback while starting the last seven games in 2016. It's the backup plan that has South Carolina football ...

Clemson University to pay Tucker Hipps' family $250,000 as part of lawsuit settlement  Anderson Independent Mail

Clemson University will pay the family of Tucker Hipps $250,000 and Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity must educate others about what happened to him, according ...

After father’s stroke, Upstate bride moves wedding to hospital  Greenville News

It wasn't exactly the June wedding that Stephanie Quillen had planned.But it was a June wedding. And most importantly, her father was able to be there.

Jarrod Steven Parker, 30 - Piedmont  Travelers Rest Tribune

Jarrod Steven Parker, 30, of Piedmont, passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at his home. Born in Oconee County, SC he was a son of James A. Parker ...

Doing his part in Afghanistan, Marine proud to be a Clemson Tiger  Greenville News

Syria and Iraq may be a mess, but things are going well in Afghanistan, according to Capt. Trey Kennedy.

Sacramento Teacher Skips 'White' Shakespeare for African Oral Tradition  Breitbart News

A white Sacramento high school English teacher is refusing to teach Shakespeare to her minority students because she does not believe American teenagers ...

Clemson vs. Louisville: Kelly Bryant used to sim Lamar Jackson in practice  SB Nation

The QB who's replacing a legend at Clemson now duels with another at Louisville.

Power Ranking the Top 2015 JUCO Recruits  Bleacher Report

It's imperative to account for junior college products when assessing the crop of eligible 2015 prospects. Many of these players initially signed with top-tier FBS ...

For Tucker Hipps’ loved ones, no answers – but lots of memories  The State

(EDITOR NOTE: Thursday marks the second anniversary of the death of 19-year-old Tucker Hipps, a Clemson Universary sophmore. This story was first ...

College football recruiting: 3-star QB Kelly Bryant commits to Clemson Tigers  FanSided

Although the Clemson Tigers landed arguably the top quarterback in the class of 2014 in Deshaun Watson, the team is really lacking depth at the position af...

Urich impressed on Junior Day visit

South Carolina has offered a couple of out of state quarterbacks in the 2017 class but if the staff decides to turn its focus in state, look no further than Jay Urich.

Crescent High student pulls man from burning truck after accident involving school bus  Anderson Independent Mail

It's not that Chase Duffell didn't want to talk about the man he pulled from a burning truck Wednesday. He just didn't want to talk if it meant being late to work.

Family, friends remember late Huntley volleyball coach Larry Kahl  Northwest Herald

Of the thousands of things Heidi Kahl Van Beveren remembers about her father, one of the most vivid pictures was “The Look.”

49ers Sign 6 Draft Picks, 18 Undrafted Free Agents

San Francisco announced several roster moves on Thursday surrounding a growing 2017 rookie class.

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