It’s a valedictorian hat trick

WINNSBORO – When Sheldon Johnson came home from his after-school job and told his mom, Laura Johnson, that he had been named valedictorian of his class at Fairfield Central High School, it was not the first time she had heard those words. Her other two sons had also graduated from Fairfield Central as valedictorians – […]

Blair graduates from Piedmont Technical College

GREENWOOD — Piedmont Technical College graduated more than 200 Piedmont Technical College students on January 10, 2018. Graduating Cum Laude from Fairfield County: Samantha Nicole Blair (Blair) associate in applied science, major in diversified agriculture.

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 […]

Head of the Class – Shayla Pearson (left) and Kayla Pearson took top honors at the Fairfield Central High School Class of 2012 commencement exercises, held June 1. Shayla topped the academic list as valedictorian. Kayla was the Class of 2012 salutatorian. For more photos from graduation night, see page 7.

College Cash

Blythewood High School seniors Andrew Hochhalter, left, Hannah Gable and Boone Benson were each awarded $1,000 scholarships by the Blythewood Rotary Club at its May 24 meeting. Hochhalter, the son of Bryan and Karen Hochhalter, will attend Southern Wesleyan University in Central, S.C. He is an Eagle Scout, played soccer, was active in his church […]

Bennett, Benson take top honors at BHS graduation

Two Blythewood girls will take top honors at the graduation ceremonies of Blythewood High School tomorrow night. JulieAnne Bennett has been named valedictorian and Bria Benson, salutatorian. Both girls received numerous scholarships. Bennett is the daughter of Dianne and Lawrence Bennett of Blythewood and plans to attend the Honors College of the University of South […]

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