News HeadlinesIrmo High Columbia, SC News

Irmo High School News Submitted by Alumni

Irmo High School News From Around The Web

Irmo farmer's market brings community together every week  WLTX.com

Each Tuesday, the Irmo Farmer's Market sets up at Irmo High School with some profit going back to the school.



Irmo tabs successful coach from North Carolina to lead football program  The State

Aaron Brand had a successful run as high school football coach in North Carolina. Now, he is heading to the Palmetto State and will be the new coach at Irmo ...



Guest Editorial: $100000 for a high school coach?  Winston-Salem Chronicle

Last month, Vance High School coach Aaron Brand cashed in on a successful five-year run in Charlotte and accepted a coaching job at Irmo High School in ...



CMS needs to fix pay issues with its high school coaches  Charlotte Observer

Commentary: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has a developing problem with retaining its top high school football coaches. Here are some thoughts on what it ...



100000 for a high school football coach?  Grand Haven Tribune

How much money is too much for a high school football coach? North Carolina's largest school district has provided something of an answer. Last month, Vance ...



Football may be fumbling its priorities  Laurinburg Exchange

How much money is too much for a high school football coach? North Carolina's second largest school district has provided something of an answer.



Editorial: $100,000 for a high school football coach? - Entertainment & Life  Milford Daily News

How much money is too much for a high school football coach? North Carolina's largest school district has provided something of an answer.Last month, Vance ...



Is losing high school football coaches a problem for CMS?  Charlotte Observer

Vance High football coach Aaron Brand is leaving the school for South Carolina. He's the latest in a line of CMS coaches to leave. Is there a bigger problem ...



Other Opinions: $100,000 for a football coach? | Columnists  Greensboro News & Record

How much money is too much for a high school football coach? North Carolina's largest school district has provided something of an answer.



Here’s the USC grad who will lead the Five Points Association  The State

Kelsey Desender, an Irmo High School and University of South Carolina graduate, has been named executive director of the Five Points Association in ...



Community Builder: Irmo woman uses green thumb to impact students’ lives  WIS10

In the midst of Teacher Appreciation Week, Irmo High School's principal is showing her appreciation for a former teacher and active school volunteer.



Irmo student to compete for an international beauty queen title  WLTX.com

One Columbia teenager will go to Orlando to compete for a international title.



Tougher security planned at high school stadiums after Irmo, Dutch Fork gun panic  The State

The Irmo-Chapin school district will tighten security at its high school football games following a Friday incident at Dutch Fork High School. Chaos and panic ...



Reggie Kennedy on move again, will take over Manning football program  The State

Irmo football coach Reggie Kennedy has had many stops during his career and is about to have one more. Kennedy will be the new football coach at Manning.



Rosters announced for inaugural Metro Bowl All-Star game  The State

Rosters have been released for the inaugural Metro Bowl All-Star game on Saturday. The game will be held Dec. 22 at Irmo High School and feature some of the ...



New high school football all-star game to showcase Columbia-area talent  The State

A new high school football all-star game is coming to the Midlands. The inaugural Columbia Metro Senior Bowl will take place Dec. 22 at Irmo High School.



First-ever Columbia Metro Bowl set for Irmo High School this Saturday  Lexington County Chronicle

The high school football season officially wraps up this weekend in Chronicle Country. The first-ever Columbia Metro Bowl featuring All-Star players from 38 ...



Meet the Lexington-Richland 5 school board candidates  The State

Who is running for the Lexington-Richland 5 school board on Election Day, Nov. 6, 2018, in Lexington County South Carolina? Meet the candidates who will be ...



This Lexington-Richland District 5 high school has a new principal with Midlands ties  The State

One of the Midlands' largest high schools has a new leader. That's because Irmo High School will have a new principal at the end of this school year. Dr. Robin ...



Clutch play, strong second half lift Irmo to win at Spring Valley  The State

The Irmo High School Yellow Jackets and Spring Valley Vikings matched up Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. Here is the score and a game recap.



New QB comes up big as Lexington outlasts Irmo in Battle of the Dam  The State

Lexington sophomore quarterback Cal Herndon made is first varsity start a memorable one. Herndon threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more, including ...



Five things to watch for in Saturday’s SC high school lacrosse championships  The State

Here are five things to watch for during this weekend's South Carolina High School League lacrosse championships Saturday at Irmo High School ...



Irmo’s star running back tackles distractions and targets big senior season  The State

Kendrell Flowers hopes for a big senior season at Irmo High School, but you won't find him talking about it on social media. The running back and Wake Forest ...



Irmo receiver shows off versatility as Jackets bounce Brookland-Cayce  The State

The Brookland-Cayce Bearcats and Irmo Yellow Jackets matched up Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. Here is the score and a game recap.



Inaugural Metro Bowl game gives Midlands standouts ‘one more chance’ to take field  The State

The inaugural Columbia Metro Senior Bowl was an opportunity for high school football players from across the Midlands to play one final time in front of family, ...



Homecoming king: Ole Miss PG Devontae Shuler returns to hometown for NCAA Tournament  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Ole Miss' Devontae Shuler left his hometown to pursue basketball as a high school sophomore. Now, four years later, Shuler returns to Columbia, S.C., for the ...



Family still on edge after Dutch Fork vs Irmo football game  Abccolumbia.com

IRMO, SC (WOLO)- Parents and students say they're still on edge after a frightening scene unfolding at the Dutch Fork and Irmo High School football game ...



Southside Christian girls soccer defeats Oceanside for first SC state championship  Greenville News

Southside Christian girls soccer team redeems last year's championship loss, wins first title in school history.



‘I wanna do that’: Clowney hit inspires foreign-born Midlands player to try football  The State

Born in the Ukraine, Dima Daley is making his mark in football for Cardinal Newman and gets chance to showcase skills in inaugural Metro Bowl on Dec.



Wednesday’s Midlands high school scoreboard, updated playoff schedules  The State

State Championship Schedule. Saturday. At Irmo High School. Unlimited Digital Access: Only $0.99 For Your First Month. Get full access to The State *content* ...



Lexington-Richland 5 spent $1.2M on a school it promised voters but never built  The State

Lexington-Richland 5 voters approved a plan that would build an elementary school to alleviate overcrowding in Chapin. The district bought land on Derrick ...



International Arts Day coming to Irmo  WLTX.com

Irmo will be kicking off what they hope to be a yearly event this April.



Berkeley rallies to knock off Irmo in playoff opener  Charleston Post Courier

Berkeley rallied to beat Irmo in a Class AAAAA playoff opener.



Wando boys soccer gets its revenge, denies Dutch Fork trip to state championship  The State

In a matchup of nationally-ranked teams, Wando hosted Dutch Fork in SCISA Class 5A Lower State boys soccer championship on May 7, 2019.



Tuesday’s Midlands high school scoreboard, updated playoff schedules  The State

State Semifinals. Class 5A. Chapin 13, Wando 6. Unlimited Digital Access: Only $0.99 For Your First Month. Get full access to The State *content* across all your ...



News19 Teacher of the Week: Alison Chapman  WLTX.com

Alison Chapman says it took a career change for her to finally realize her purpose.



Richland and Lexington schools opening cafeterias to provide meals for children  WIS10

While schools remain closed ahead of Hurricane Florence, Richland One is opening the cafeterias at five schools to provide free meals for children throughout ...



Fans Get A Glimpse At High School Football Season During Jamboree  WLTX.com

Irmo, SC (WLTX) - Fans got a taste of what's coming this football season while out at the 2018 Joe Turbeville Football Jamboree at Irmo High School. Ten teams ...



Battle of the Bands Kicks-Off in Irmo  WLTX.com

Irmo, SC (WLTX) — A battle of the bands kicked-off Saturday with nearly 30 bands vying for the top performance. Competitors in the Palmetto Esprit de Corps ...



5 things we learned, 8 stars who shined, how Midlands Top 10 fared in opening week  The State

A look back at Week 1 in Midlands high school football in South Carolina, including who stood out, top performers and how Top 10 fared.



Dreher boys soccer; Flying under the radar and into a state championship  WACH.com

COLUMBIA, SC (WACH)-- Its been 13 years since the Dreher boys soccer team made a run at a state championship, but on Friday the Blue Devils get to make ...



Rosters for Columbia Metro Senior Bowl  ColaDaily.com

Rosters have been announced for the first ever Columbia Metro Senior Bowl. Plans for the game were official earlier this week, and by Saturday the players had ...



Dutch Fork dominates, Spring Valley QB battle, scores and more jamboree observations  The State

Eight things that we learned from high school football jamborees at Irmo and Camden high schools on Friday Aug. 10, 2018.



Powdersville girls soccer's historic season continues into SC state championship final  Anderson Independent Mail

After a 4-2 win over Woodruff in Upper State Championship, Powdersville girls soccer team is carrying the longest winning streak in school history.



Erica Manfre's specialty vaults J.L. Mann girls soccer to state championship over Wando  Greenville News

Manfre turns to one of her 'specialties' to send J.L. Mann to its third straight girls soccer state championship with win over Wando.



Chapin girls rally to win school’s first lacrosse state title  The State

Chapin faced Fort Mill in the Class 5A girls lacrosse championship game Saturday, April 27, at Irmo High School.



Lifelong SC friends celebrate birthday with hilarious newborn parody photoshoot  WIS10

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Stephanie Smith and Nicole Ham are long-time friends and their friendship and personalities were showcased in a photo shoot that's ...



Lexington County high school student charged with having a BB gun on campus  The State

A student was charged after being found with a BB gun at Irmo High School in Irmo, SC, on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017.



South Carolina high school sports playoff frenzy hits full speed  Charleston Post Courier

The next four weeks will be the most important for high school teams as state championships for spring sports will be decided in a flurry of action through the ...



Teen found shot and burned near Harbison had been a student at Irmo High  The State

The 18-year-old man found shot and burned on the 200 block of Columbiana Drive Saturday night had been a student at Irmo High School.



Dreher soccer team makes history  WLTX.com

The Dreher boys soccer team won its first ever state championship and it had to go to extraordinary lengths to do so.



Irmo High School custodian jailed after stealing school property  WIS

A member of the custodial staff at Irmo High School is out on bond after being arrested for stealing school property.



South Aiken outruns Eastside in girls soccer Class AAAA state championship match  Greenville News

COLUMBIA– Nothing was going to hurry the Eastside High girls soccer team off that field. Players began warming up around them for the ensuing game.



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 ...



Oceanside Collegiate, Bishop England, Wando lacrosse teams playing for state titles  Charleston Post Courier

Bishop England and Oceanside Collegiate don't play each other during the regular season, but the two boys' lacrosse teams are building a rivalry through ...



New Columbia Metro Senior Bowl coming to Midlands  ColaDaily.com

A new all-star game is coming to high school football and it will be hosted in the Capital City. The Columbia Metro Senior bowl was announced Tuesday and ...



Irmo High School announces first Hall of Fame Class  ColaDaily.com

The inaugural Irmo High School Hall of Fame Class – for 2017- has been announced. The class includes: Leeza Gibbons, Jay Burks, B.J. McKie, Courtney ...



Local players earn All-State, Lower State Lacrosse honors  ColaDaily.com

Saturday's S.C. High School League Lacrosse finals will take place at W.C. Hawkins Stadium on the campus of Irmo High School. The undefeated Chapin girls ...



Games announced for NCAA Tournament games in Columbia  Lexington County Chronicle

Sunday's announcement of the field for the NCAA men's basketball tournament revealed which teams will play this weekend in Columbia. The Friday action at ...



This is the best opportunity to get rid of that junk in your house  The State

Richland and Lexington county residents can dispose of junk at a free recycling event on Saturday at Irmo High School.



High school lacrosse playoffs begin across South Carolina  Charleston Post Courier

The drive for a state championship in lacrosse begins for S.C. High School League teams on Tuesday with several Lowcountry programs expected to be in ...



Parody baby portrait of swaddled 28-year-old becomes social media hit  The State

Two Irmo High alums fed up with pictures on social media of families dressed for the holidays made a parody of their lives as single women in their 20s, with ...



Oceanside Collegiate boys advance to Class AA state finals in soccer  Charleston Post Courier

It took about a minute for the Oceanside Collegiate boys soccer team to make their statement against Woodland in Tuesday's Class AA Lower State finals at ...



Here’s what you need to know about Midlands Gives on May 7  WIS10

Midlands Gives is an 18-hour, local online giving challenge presented by Central Carolina Community Foundation, the Midlands' center on philanthropy.



Irmo HS names new head football coach  WIS

The Lexington-Richland School District Five Board of Trustees has approved the hiring of Reggie Kennedy as head football coach and athletic director for Irmo ...



Hilton Head girls, Beaufort Academy boys ranked No. 1 in preseason SC Coaches polls  Hilton Head Island Packet

Defending state champion Hilton Head Island girls and Beaufort Academy boys begin season ranked No. 1 and 10 Lowcountry teams are ranked in SC ...



District Five graduation ceremonies details  WLTX.com

Lexington-Richland School District Five will hold its 2019 high school graduation ceremonies May 31 and June 1 at the Colonial Life Arena. The order of School ...



Alumnus Lucas Clamp wins National Principal of the Year  @UofSC

For the second year in a row, a University of South Carolina education alumnus has been named National Principal of the Year by the National Association of ...



Special Friendship Leads to Midlands Student's Success  WLTX.com

Irmo, SC (WLTX) — A special bond with police officers has helped one Midlands student defy the odds and graduate high school. Sometimes where you think ...



Who, what to watch for in SC high school weekend of champions  The State

Schedule, teams and athletes to watch when South Carolina High School League's soccer, tennis and track & field championships take place May 11-12, 2018.



Columbia-area graduations, plus what was happening when the class of 2018 was born  The State

While thousands of well-wishers will flock to high school and college graduations in the next couple of weeks, many Columbians will want to avoid the happy ...



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.



How Dreher soccer is using Italian suits, chocolate milk to prep for state title game  The State

Dreher boys soccer coach Jamie McClendon is thinking of breaking out his italian suit for Friday's state title match against Eastside.



Midlands family files lawsuit after son dies following football practice  WACH.com

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH)-- A Midlands family has filed a lawsuit after their son died following a football practice two years ago.Related Story:River Bluff football ...



BE, Wando, Philip Simmons reach state tennis finals; Summerville's run in baseball ends  Charleston Post Courier

The SCHSL Lower State boys tennis finals posed no worries for Bishop England, Wando and Philip Simmons on Monday as all three local teams advanced to ...



SC high school soccer: Chapin tops Eastside for state title  The State

Chapin and Eastside high schools played for the Class 4A boys soccer championship on Friday May 11, 2018 at Irmo High in Irmo, South Carolina.



"It's Been an Emotional Rollercoaster" Mother of Driver and Victims in Fatal Irmo Crash Speaks  WLTX.com

Ronnisha Davis appeared calm during her son's bond hearing on Wednesday. Three of her children were involved in a fatal police chase. One of them ...



Midlands teen charged after allegedly harassing girl for social media accounts, phone number  WIS

A 14-year-old Irmo High School student has been hit with a simple assault charge following an incident where investigators say he wouldn't take no for an ...



Columbia's Notoriously Dapper male model set to take on Gap  The State

Kelvin Davis is a men's fashion and lifestyle blogger from Columbia, SC. His hard work has gained him spots in Target and Gap campaigns, representation from ...



Irmo’s Canady stepping away from baseball  The State

Canady will be the Yellow Jackets' assistant athletic director.



Devontae Shuler family ready for second homecoming, this time for NCAA Tournament  The State

The family of Devontae Shuler is scrambling for tickets to see the Ole Miss Rebels guard in his return to Columbia for the NCAA Basketball Tournament at ...



Dreher soccer team has a shot at history  WLTX.com

The Dreher boys soccer team can win its first state title with a win Friday over Eastside.



Nation’s top high school basketball players, teams coming to SC for showcase event  The State

A high school basketball showcase event is coming to Fort Mill, South Carolina, on Nov. 30-Dec. 1. South Carolina Gamecocks targets P.J. Hall and Myles Tate ...



Dawn Diimmler: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Dawn Diimmler, an assistant principal at Airport High School in the Lexington School District, was fired after allegations arose.



"It'll look like a first class stadium." -- New field turf has Irmo High officials boasting  WIS

Irmo High School is right in the middle of renovating the field at their football stadium, and instead of installing new grass, the school is entering the new age of ...



Irmo High fires boys soccer coach  The State

Second-year Irmo boys soccer coach Matt Brophy has been fired. Irmo junior varsity coach Stephen Duerr will continue to serve as interim head coach of the ...



Mother of Irmo man charged in deadly high speed chase calls time since crash 'an emotional rollercoaster'  WIS

The mother of the 18-year-old Irmo man charged in the deaths of three teens following a high-speed chase in April said she was shocked when she received the ...



WC Hawkins, 95, Irmo High School's stadium named in his honor  ColaDaily.com

W.C. Hawkins, of Irmo, died Jan. 27, 2015, at the age of 95. The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, at Temples Halloran Funeral ...



LIVE BLOG: Florence Latest Updates and Video  WLTX.com

Tropical Storm Florence is still considered very dangerous with a high risk for flooding rain in South Carolina. Keep up with all of the latest updates on Hurricane ...



BOYS SOCCER - Cats Kick Cancer Tournament Opens, Capital City City headed to 3rd Day  Lexington County Chronicle

The opening day of the annual Cats Kick Cancer Campaign opened with the host team playing to a tie.



Grow Financial Scholar Athlete contest rules  WACH.com

WACH / GROW FINANCIAL SCHOLAR ATHLETE. SCHOLAR ATHLETE CONTEST RULES. Contest: WACH / Grow Financial Scholar Athlete. Station: Sinclair ...



Meet The State's 20 under 40 class  The State

These 20 people under the age of 40 fight human trafficking, teach children, and offer hope to the unfortunate. The State's 15th annual 20 under 40 class are ...



Ex-Irmo basketball standout Devontae Shuler commits to Ole Miss  The State

Devontae Shuler, a former Irmo standout who is now at Oak Hill (Va.), Monday evening announced his commitment to Ole Miss.



South Aiken tops North Augusta, will play for 4A state championship  WJBF-TV

The South Aiken High School girls soccer team is heading back to the 4A state championship game.



Poems showing up on Columbia sidewalks when it rains? You’re not seeing things  The State

Poems that only show up in the rain have been place on Columbia's sidewalks in the Vista, Main Street, around USC's campus, Five Points and around the State ...



Wando faces 'old friends' in state championship match  Moultrie News

The Wando lacrosse team circled tightly around its coaches anxiously awaiting some sort of update. Lance Renes and his staff were thumbing through their ...



River Bluff's undefeated season ends in lower state championship  WACH.com

Columbia, SC (WACH)- The River Bluff and Wando girls soccer teams both entered Monday's 5A lower state championship with 22-0-1 records... and when it ...



'It really wasn't supposed to be like this:' Brothers killed in police pursuit, crash in Irmo remembered  WIS

Trae, 13, and his brother, 15-year-old Travis Green Jr., were both killed in a crash Wednesday evening after the car they were traveling in left the roadway and ...



Wednesday’s Midlands high school playoff scores, updated SCHSL, SCISA playoff schedule  The State

SCHSL Playoff Schedule. Wednesday. Class 5A. Unlimited Digital Access: Only $0.99 For Your First Month. Get full access to The State *content* across all your ...



Community Builder: Irmo couple helps give students international experiences  WIS10

One Irmo couple is dedicated to giving back to our local schools, and their involvement has led to a partnership between the University of South Carolina and ...



News headlines by Google News for Irmo High School Columbia SC

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Irmo . This site has been created to offer a place for IHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Irmo High Columbia, SC alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.