Local students honored at Coastal Carolina

CONWAY, SC – Coastal Carolina University recognizes President’s List and Dean’s List students. To be named to the President’s List, students must achieve a 4.0 grade point average (GPA) for the semester. Blythewood students named to the President’s List: Catherine L. Austin, Biology Jada C. Wilson, Psychology Kristina M. Woodford, Exercise and Sport Science To […]

Perkins graduates CCU

CONWAY – Rachel Perkins of Blythewood earned a Master of Education in learning and teaching from Coastal Carolina University on Aug. 3 during the summer commencement ceremony.

Blythewood residents graduate from CCU

CONWAY – Of the approximately 1,183 students who were eligible to walk in Coastal Carolina University’s graduation exercises, held on campus May 4-5, two Blythewood residents graduated. Deonte Powell, Bachelor of Science in computer science Matthew Welch, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in accounting.

Owens in musical exhibition of “35MM”

CONWAY – Blythewood native Makenzie Owens participated in 35MM – A Musical Exhibition at Coastal Carolina University April 19 – 21. Owens is a Theater Arts major at Coastal Carolina University.

BHS Teacher nominated for Harris History Award

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Mr. Scott Auspelmyer of Blythewood High School was nominated for the Harris History Teacher Award by Coastal Carolina University. The Harris History Teacher of the Year award is awarded to one middle and high school teacher annually. The two national winners will be chosen by a team of teachers and historians. Nominees’ work […]

CCU student mentors host TEAL Youth Day

CONWAY – Coastal Carolina University students hosted their mentees on CCU’s campus on March 23 to give a real college experience to Horry County elementary and middle school students. The day was also meant to motivate those students to consider higher education in their own futures. CCU students who participated include: Zachary Colflesh, a middle […]

Skrabak teaches with Carolina Kids Fish

CONWAY, SC – Since 2015, students at Coastal Carolina University, including Logan Skrabak, a major from Ridgeway, SC, have been teaching Myrtle Beach-area elementary and middle school students how to fish as part of a student organization called Carolina Kids Fish. The organization’s purpose is to educate school-aged children the ins and outs of fishing, […]

CCU announces President’s and Dean’s Lists

CONWAY – Coastal Carolina University has announced that 814 students made the President’s honor list and approximately 2,419 students have made the Dean’s List for academic achievement for the 2017 Fall Semester. To qualify for the President’s List, students must earn a 4.0 grade point average and must be enrolled full time. Students from Blythewood […]

Coastal Carolina 2017 Fall Graduation

CONWAY – Candidates for Coastal Carolina University’s fall commencement on Friday, Dec. 15 from Blythewood: Jennifer Nagel, Bachelor of Arts in Education in elementary education, Aja Adams, Bachelor of Science in exercise and sport science, Tedra Hendricks, Bachelor of Arts in political science, Elexis Hawkins, Bachelor of Arts in Education in elementary education, Leslie Bloss, Master of Education in learning and teaching Candidates for fall commencement from Fairfield County:  Brandi Lewis, Ridgeway, Bachelor of […]