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Nominations wanted for Irmo High Hall of Fame

IRMO, S.C. — Irmo High School Education Foundation is getting ready for their Hall of Fame inductions for 2020 and they need your help. They are asking the ...

New clear bag requirement now in effect for Lexington-Richland 5 sporting events  WIS10

With high school football kicking off Friday night, this is the first year Lexington-Richland School District Five will implement a clear bag requirement for sporting ...

COMET bus rolls out free rides to some area schools

Columbia,SC (WOLO)— The COMET has teamed up with several schools to help students, school employees, and faculty get to and from their destinations for ...

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 ...

Irmo farmer's market brings community together every week

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

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

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

Irmo High's marching band needs your support

Twelve hour work days are what are in store for Irmo High band members when camp comes around and they need your help when it comes to their meals.

$100,000 for a high school football coach?  Raleigh News & Observer

Charlotte coach gets a big payday in South Carolina. Other NC coaches say schools should do more to keep coaches from leaving, and they point to college ...

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.

Obituaries for Aug. 12, 2019  Baker City Herald

Angela “Angie” Kirby, 43, of Haines, died in the early morning hours of Aug. 2, 2019. She lost her battle with cancer. She put up a hard courageous fight all the ...

Little League team in Irmo makes history  WIS10

The Seniors Little League team in Irmo started by playing a regular-season at Friarsgate Park in Irmo and then formed a Tournament Team from those ...

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 ...

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 ...

Chapin High assistant principal arrested, accused of breaking into car at school  The State

A Chapin High School assistant principal was arrested and charged with breaking into cars on school property. Richard West Hiller Jr., 44, was found by ...

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 ...

Watch: Irmo High School football preview  The State

Irmo coach Reggie Kennedy and running back Kendrell Flowers discuss their thoughts on upcoming season.

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.

Irmo High now accepting nominations for Hall of Fame class of 2020  The Lexington Sun

Irmo High School and the Irmo High Education Foundation are accepting nominations for the school's Hall of Fame class of 2020, with a deadline of Sept. 15.

Irmo High School Hall of Fame honoring new inductees

Dr. Robin Hardy, the principal of Irmo High School, to talk about an event that will be honoring former I rmo students who have gone on to accomplish great ...

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 ...

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

White Knoll and Lexington softball began the postseason with blowout victories plus rest of action from April 24, 2019.

International Arts Day coming to Irmo

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

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.

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 ...

These Lexington County schools will serve free meals throughout the summer  The State

All Lexington County school district will participate in the Summer Food *Service* program to offer children and some adults free breakfasts, lunches and snacks ...

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 ...

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.

Aaron Brand takes the reigns at Irmo

Aaron Brand made quite the entrance when he was introduced as the head football coach at Irmo High School. With an enthusiastic response from his players, ...

Family still on edge after Dutch Fork vs Irmo football game

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 ...

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

‘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.

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

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

'This one definitely is unique': School district hosts free farmer's market

IRMO, S.C. — School District 5 of Lexington and Richland Counties is already helping those in need by feeding those 18 and younger all summer long.

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 ...

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.

New Irmo head football coach is coming from Charlotte

After five seasons at Vance High School, Aaron Brand is coming to the Midlands to take over the program at Irmo High School.

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.

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.

News19 Teacher of the Week: Alison Chapman

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

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 ...

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 ...

Ridgeview's Perry Parks Previews The Columbia Metro Bowl

Joe Cook is joined by Ridgview football head coach Perry Parks to talk about the inaugural Columbia Metro Bowl which showcases local high school football ...

District Five graduation ceremonies details

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 ...

The CMS coaches pay dilemma and how to fix it  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 ...

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.

Rosters for Columbia Metro Senior Bowl

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 ...

Battle of the Bands Kicks-Off in Irmo

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 ...

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.

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

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 ...

Irmo High School announces first Hall of Fame Class -

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 ...

Dreher soccer team makes history

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

School District Five names new principal at Academy For Success  The Lexington Sun

Lexington-Richland School District Five has named longtime administrator Danielle Major-Murphy the new principal of the Academy For Success.

Fans Get A Glimpse At High School Football Season During Jamboree

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 ...

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.

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.

Zion headlines Columbia’s NCAA Tournament draw. But he’s not only storyline in town  The State

Duke and South Carolina native Zion Williamson will play in Colonial Life Arena in the first round of March Madness. The Blue Devils are the No. 1 seed in the ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Lifelong SC friends celebrate birthday with hilarious newborn parody photoshoot  WIS10

Because your best friend only turns 336 months once,” the post reads.

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 ...

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.

Local players earn All-State, Lower State Lacrosse honors

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 ...

Ray Canady, Jr., named new Irmo High athletic director  The Lexington Sun

Lexington-Richland School District Five has named Ray Canady, Jr., the new athletic director of 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 ...

Does CMS have a problem retaining elite football coaches?  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 ...

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 ...

Special Friendship Leads to Midlands Student's Success

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 ...

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 ...

Irmo Middle School receives state grant to launch special after-school program  The Lexington Sun

Irmo Middle School has received a grant from the S.C. Department of Education to launch a special new initiative, School District Five announced.

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

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 ...

Irmo’s Canady stepping away from baseball  The State

Canady will be the Yellow Jackets' assistant athletic director.

Five Lexington-Richland District Five students named SC Teaching Fellows  The Lexington Sun

Five Lexington-Richland School District Five students have been awarded the prestigious South Carolina Teaching Fellowship, the district announced.

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 ...

Columbia Youth Gain Work Experience Through City Partnership

Columbia Youth Gain Work Experience In Program - Columbia, SC - Sixty youth began their summer break at various city sites as part of the Columbia Urban ...

Meet The State’s newest 20 under 40 in the Midlands. Do you know any of them?  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 ...

Three-peat! Chapin boys win state soccer championship  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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Vance High hires new football coach to replace Aaron Brand  Charlotte Observer

Vance High School has hired a new head football coach to replace Aaron Brand. Brand is leaving to take a similar job at Irmo High School in Columbia.

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 ...

School District Five graduate crowned Miss Teen North America  The Lexington Sun

Irmo High School International School for the Arts graduate, Lily Richter, was recently crowned Miss Teen North America.

River Bluff's undefeated season ends in lower state championship

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 ...

Dawn Diimmler: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

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

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 ...

Devontae Shuler picked Ole Miss over USC, but he’ll ‘always have love for Frank Martin’  The State

South Carolina basketball's win over Ole Miss on Feb. 19, 2019, included a homecoming of sorts for Devontae Shuler. The Irmo native and Rebels guard scored ...

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

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 ...

'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 ...

Best for college? Scholarships? Teachers? How does your child’s SC school stack up?  The State

Wondering which of your neighborhood schools are most likely to see their grads get college scholarships? Or go to college? Have questions about how much ...

Dreher soccer team has a shot at history

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

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