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Lexington 3 looking at major school repairs for first time in 20 years

No new schools are needed, but major renovations are ahead for aging buildings in the Batesburg-Leesville district, study says. School officials are starting to develop a plan for improvements, the first suggested in 20 years. It’s premature to say if the package would be submitted to voters in a referendum in 2018. The last referendum was held in 1997 to build new schools.