Superintendent discusses virus response and the future of athletics

Dr. Drew “Ashley” Atkinson, who previously served in Spartanburg County, has been on the job as the new Superintendent of Lexington Three Schools. He succeeds Interim Superintendent Dr. Stephen Hefner,…

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Ridge Spring-Monetta graduates collect a long list of firsts

The Ridge Spring-Monetta High School Class of 2020 had only a few weeks to enjoy their new school before the coronavirus closed classrooms all across South Carolina. That didn’t stop…

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Gilbert High Class of 2020 ‘unified’ through virus, shared tragedy

The stadium where rival teams come to face Gilbert High School’s intimidating football program is affectionately called “Gilbert America.” On Thursday, the GHS Class of 2020 – with help from…

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Area students graduate from Clemson University

Although spring commencement ceremonies at Clemson University were canceled because of the coronavirus outbreak, the university awarded more than 4,700 degrees in May 2020 to students who completed their studies….

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Midlands Tech plans three virtual enrollment events

Midlands Technical College (MTC), which maintains a campus in Batesburg-Leesville, is hosting three virtual drop-in enrollment events on June 16, July 14, and August 4. Events will be held at…

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Lexington Three recognizes honor graduates in Class of 2020

Congratulations to the Batesburg-Leesville High School Class of 2020! We are so proud of your many accomplishments and know you are going to do great things! Head on over to…

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‘You are conquerors’ – the centennial class of BLHS celebrates graduation

It was an event 100 years in the making. The Batesburg-Leesville High School Class of 2020 has graduated. Culminating a school year marked both by the joy of a centennial…

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