RVHS student’s family settles sexual assault suit

COLUMBIA – A lawsuit filed by the family of a Ridgeview High School student and sexual assault victim has been settled. According to the suit, a member of the school’s basketball team was sexually assaulted by teammates before a game in January, 2020. Filed in January, 2022, the suit listed seven causes of action against […]

Ridge View sanctions mean end of season

COLUMBIA – The South Carolina High School League’s Appellate Panel Meeting voted unanimously Monday afternoon to uphold the League’s decisions to sanction the Ridge View High School football team and bring the Blazers’ 2023 season to a swift close. At issue in previous hearings, including one on the day in which Ridge View was to […]

RVHS grad named to NCAA committee

 COLUMBIA – Ridge View High School graduate Malcolm Wilson has been appointed to the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Oversight Committee. Wilson, a 2019 RVHS graduate, is one of two student-athlete representatives selected for the committee. His term begins immediately and will run through June 30, 2022. Wilson is a sophomore at Georgetown University and […]

Ridge View High School student charged with sexual assault on another student

Four students from Ridge View High School are facing charges for their involvement in two separate assaults. One incident happened after school on Tuesday, Jan. 28. Three students, two 14-year-olds and a 15-year-old, held the victim down on the floor while a fourth student (15-years-old) committed a criminal sexual act against a 15-year-old male victim, […]

Pioneering a new frontier

COLUMBIA – Richland School District Two held a signing day on August 29 for two students who have been selected to participate in the Youth Apprenticeship Program. Blythewood High School senior Alan Deogracias, above right, and Ridge View junior Logan Zeis, left, worked through the summer at RAM Clutches. RAM Clutches, a local family-owned manufacturer of […]

Allen to graduate from MUSC

CHARLESTON – Destinee Allen, daughter of Jeff and Tai Hairston of Blythewood, SC, will graduate with her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from The Medical University of South Carolina on May, 19 2018.   Allen graduated from Ridge View High School in 2011 and the University of South Carolina in 2015. She is member of AKA […]

Griffins Take Blazers to the Wire

COLUMBIA (Sept. 12, 2016) – Punching above their weight class, the Fairfield Central Griffins football team took 4A powerhouse Ridge View to the wire Friday night at Spirit Communications Park. A pair of fourth-quarter TD passes from Blazers’ quarterback Jalen Smith, however, rallied Ridge View who narrowly escaped with a 22-20 win. But just being able […]

Contact us: (803) 767-5711 | P.O. Box 675, Blythewood, SC 29016 | [email protected]