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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.

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

Chapin girls lacrosse punches ticket to Class 5A final, Midlands baseball teams begin SCHSL playoffs and rest of action from April 23, 2019.

Lowcountry roundup: Pollitzer’s walk-off grand slam gives Hilton Head Island playoff win  Hilton Head Island Packet

Stratton Pollitzer hit a game-winning grand slam for HHI, and May River also picked up a victory in the first round of the SCHSL baseball playoffs April 23, 2019.

S.C. HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUE LACROSSE PLAYOFFS - Chapin girls roll, Dutch Fork stuns River Bluff to reach Lower State final  Lexington County Chronicle

A year ago, the Chapin girls and Dutch Fork boys lacrosse teams reached the S.C. High School League championships at W.C. Hawkins Stadium.


Thomas Grant Jr. The road to W.C. Hawkins Stadium for the S.C. High School League Championships starts Tuesday for 7 ...

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 ...

Annual EPT Showcase set for May 17  247Sports

More 30 college football programs have confirmed plans to attend the fifth annual EPT Showcase.

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 ...

Irmo student to compete for an international beauty queen title

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

Watch: Irmo High School football preview  The State

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

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 ...

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.

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

International Arts Day coming to Irmo

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

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 ...

'The goal is to get them a job in the community doing something they've already practiced here'

Irmo High School's 'Stinger Deli' delivers meals to teachers every Friday, teaching students life skills.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Irmo High principal to resign after end of school year

IRMO, SC (WACH) – Irmo High Principal David Riegel has announced he will resign from his position at the end of the school year.“After careful thought and ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

News19 Teacher of the Week: Alison Chapman

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

Jack Ostergaard named August Teen to WACH

WACH FOX is proud to highlight student's that are excelling inside and outside of the classroom.For the month of August we introduce Jack Ostergaard as the ...

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.

‘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.

Midlands SC football jamboree news, scores | Aug. 10, 2018  The State

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

Goose Creek girls take care of business, move on with playoff win over Irmo  Charleston Post Courier

GOOSE CREEK The top-ranked girls basketball team in Class AAAAA bounced one Midlands team from the playoffs and will get a shot at another in the second ...

"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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Rosters for Columbia Metro Senior Bowl - | You need the news, not the paper

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Gun confiscated at Irmo High School Thursday

IRMO, SC - Lexington-Richland School District Five has confirmed a gun was confiscated at Irmo High School Thursday.Chief Information Office Mark Bounds ...

Former Gamecock standout talks NCAA Tournament and Final Four experience

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Former Gamecock standout Justin McKie talked to News 19 about what it's like being a part of March Madness, and what he's expecting in ...

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.

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.

New Columbia Metro Senior Bowl coming to Midlands -

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 ...

Upstate high school bands march to state wins  FOX Carolina

(FOX Carolina) - Four Upstate high school marching bands have marked time and kept the rhythm right. On Saturday, their shows were rewarded with wins at ...

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 ...

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 ...

CAPITAL CITY CLASSIC - Dutch Fork shocks Wando 2-1 to win Gold Division title  Lexington County Chronicle

The 3rd annual Capital City Classic produced an historic moment at Cecil Woolbright Field for one of the winning teams.

SC high school lacrosse state championship schedule  The State

A look at SCHSL 2018 lacrosse championship schedule to be held April 28, 2018 at Irmo High School.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

'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 ...

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 ...

Camps: Sports & Recreation  Free Times

June 10-Aug. 21: Ages 4 years to 8th grade. A full day day camp of fun activities, crafts, science and exercise. We bring in field trips twice a month at no extra ...

Academic Magnet wears down Southside Christian girls Class AA soccer championship  Greenville News

The Academic Magnet Raptors used pressure to score a pair of goals in the final 15 minutes to defeat the Southside Christian Sabres in girls soccer.

2018 college, high school graduations in Columbia, SC, area  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 ...

Dutch Fork routs rival Irmo in regular-season finale  The State

Dutch Fork put an exclamation point on an unbeaten Region 5-5A season Friday with a 49-0 rout of rival Irmo at W.C. Hawkins Stadium.

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 ...

Grow Financial Scholar Athlete contest rules

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

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.

Lexington Democratic Candidate Not Alone in Her Opposition  Free Times

Sam Edwards can think of three recent moments that transformed the way she engaged with politics.

Notoriously Dapper Columbia model worked with DJ Khaled. Now he’s taking 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 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 ...

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 ...

Three of a kind: Wando, Bishop England, Oceanside Collegiate capture state lacrosse championships  Charleston Post Courier

Saturday was a big day in high school lacrosse as three Lowcountry schools captured state championships at Irmo High School.

Bishop England girls get best of Chapin again in Class 4A lacrosse championship  The State

Bishop England held Chapin scoreless in the second half for the 10-5 victory to win the Class 4A Girls Lacrosse Championship.

Lexington-Richland Five announces district leadership changes

As the summer days continue on, Lexington-Richland School District Five is preparing for the upcoming school year. Leaders in the district are moving to new ...

SC high school basketball: National showcase coming to state  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 ...

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 ...

Ex-USC cheerleader says political sex scandal ruined her reputation. Now it’s a movie  The Island Packet

A movie starring Hugh Jackman focuses on USC alum and cheerleader Donna Rice, who had an alleged affair with 1988 presidential hopeful Gary Hart, ...

New Principals Named at Irmo High, Dutch Fork Middle

Irmo-Seven Oaks, SC - Lexington-Richland 5 announced the names of the new principals at Irmo High and Dutch Fork Middle for the 2013-2014 school year.

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 ...

Midlands family files lawsuit after son dies following football practice

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 ...

Irmo High school raises money for the family of Lewis Simpkins

IRMO, SC (WACH) - An organization from Irmo High School has raised money to give to the family of the late Lewis Simpkins.The Irmo High School Key Club ...

LIVE BLOG: Florence Latest Updates and Video

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 ...

"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 ...

Berkeley downs River Bluff; faces Summerville in Lower State semifinals  Charleston Post Courier

MONCKS CORNER - Berkeley High School running back Keshawn Wicks set the tone on his first carry of the game Friday night.

Back on top: Hilton Head Island girls defeat Eastside for Class 4A title  The Island Packet

Hilton Head Island and Eastside met in SC High School League Class 4A girls soccer championship at Irmo High School on May 11, 2018.

South Carolina mayor defends anti-Muslim Facebook memes  Charleston Post Courier

Less than 24 hours after he became the subject of an article titled “South Carolina Mayor Shamelessly Shares Anti-Muslim Facebook Memes,” Irmo Mayor Hardy ...

Powerhouse Wando holds off River Bluff to advance to Class 5A boys soccer title match  The State

Wando won its 53rd consecutive match with a 2-1 victory over River Bluff on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, in the Class 5A Lower State championship. The Warriors will ...

‘It’s getting more aggressive,’ Irmo mother says of would-be kidnapper’s behavior  The State

Irmo, SC, police are investigating three reports of attempted kidnappings that happened in the Friarsgate and St. Andrews Road area during the past week.

Reggie Kennedy hired as new coach of Irmo High School

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

Columbus State University vs. Allen University at W.C. Hawkins Stadium  Lexington County Chronicle

For the first time in 15 years, Allen University played a college football game.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Hometown kicker hopes to follow Elliott Fry’s footsteps at South Carolina  The State

Spring Valley High kicker and South Carolina football commit Alex Herrera is part of the Division I talent taking part in the inaugural Metro Bowl on Dec.

Friday Night Hits Week 3: High school football highlights and scores  WYFF Greenville

Teams from around the Upstate and Western North Carolina took to the field Friday night for week three of the high school football season.

Red Cross needs 'immediate' donations for severe blood shortage

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - The American Red Cross is in a severe blood shortage as the holidays approach, and they are urgently asking for donations.

Lexington-Richland 5 band teacher’s journey a symphony of inspiration  The State

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC Kevin Hebert can scarcely remember a time when music wasn't a big part of his life. As a young child, he began playing in a “family ...

Friday Night Hits: Third round of high school football highlights and scores  WYFF Greenville

APP users: Click here for this weeks highlights and scores. Teams from around the Upstate and Western North Carolina took to the field Friday night for round ...

Wando reigns supreme in the state | News  Moultrie News

Saturday night at Irmo High School, in front of several thousand spectators, the Wando High School Marching Band dominated the South Carolina 5A State ...

Summer Camps 2018: Sports & Recreation  Free Times

Updated April 4 with new listings. 4-H Summer Camp. Multiple sessions. A South Carolina tradition for over 50 years, 4-H Summer Camp offers traditional camp ...

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