Stem school to expand to White Oak Conference Center in 2018

WINNSBORO – The Midlands S.T.E.M. Institute (MSI) board of trustees announced Wednesday that the school will begin its 2018-19 academic year in a new location. The Winnsboro-based public charter school’s board voted to purchase the White Oak Conference Center in Fairfield County and will move its entire operation from Rockton Baptist Church to the new […]

Three file for District 7 school board seat

WINNSBORO – Three candidates have filed for the special school board election to fill the District 7 seat previously held by Beth Reid, who died last month following a long battle with cancer. The candidates are Lisa Brandenburg, Darreyl Davis and Herb Rentz. Brandenburg, who is employed as Coordinator of Intervention in special services for […]

District Works Toward Safer Schools

FAIRFIELD – The shocking and horrifying events in Newtown, Conn., last month, when Adam Lanza mercilessly and senselessly gunned down 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14, left an empty void in the heart of the nation. It also left parents everywhere wondering if it could “happen here,” wherever “here” […]