Suzanne Koty, a Sumter High School English teacher, was named the 2016 South Carolina Teacher of the Year Wednesday night following a celebratory gala that served as a tribute to the teaching profession, the five finalists and all the district Teachers of the Year.
St. Martin de Porres officials and other community members gathered at the school Thursday to celebrate the opening of the new Reading for Excellence Center, which has received a makeover from Rooms to Go.
The South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities this week will honor two of its young alumni — actress Nicole Beharie and violinist Maggie Gould — both of whom have carved out high-profile careers in less than a dozen years after graduating from the school.
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Actress Jennifer Garner – an artist ambassador for Save the Children – visited a high-poverty Bishopville school and family to learn about the impact the child-advocacy organization's programs have on SC children.
Clemson University topped the list of colleges and universities in South Carolina that provide the best value to its students, according to a new study conducted by SmartAsset, an online financial data and technology company.