Francis Marion University senior defender Sam Pollard has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week for the week of Sept. 13-19. This marks the second straight week a Patriot has earned this award.
DARLINGTON, S.C. – Students at Rosenwald Elementary and Middle School (REMS) are getting a new walking trail and gardens, all thanks to a grant secured by the Darlington County Coordinating Council (DC3) through the S.C. Office of Rural Health.
(PAMPLICO, S.C.) – Florence School District 2 inducted six former athletes and coaches into its athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, September 3, prior to Hannah-Pamplico High School home game of the football season.
FLORENCE, SC--For the fourth year in a row, Florence 1 Schools’ graduation rate has surpassed the state’s, according to the newly issued state report card. In 2021 Florence 1 had a 91.2 percent graduation rate, the district’s highest graduation rate ever, compared to the state’s 83.3 percent.
Children’s Trust held its annual All Sites Assembly for home visiting grantees in a September virtual event.
HARTSVILLE, SC - With more and more students questioning whether a college degree is worth the cost, Coker University today announced its “Coker Guarantee,” assuring employers that a Coker degree means its students have the skill sets needed to succeed after graduation.
The original singing competition and nation’s largest youth organization to host an exclusive “Idol Across America” virtual audition day for 4-H singers on Friday, September 24
HARTSVILLE, SC - Coker University Wrestling Coach Derrick Nelson recently welcomed the Wrestlers in Business Network to campus, as the university officially kicked off a partnership with the non-profit organization.Nelson and WIBN's David Fallon toured Coker's athletic facilities and explore…
HARTSVILLE, SC ( -- Dr. Peter Gloviczki, Associate Professor of Communication at Coker University, spoke at the Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) conference earlier this summer.
FLORENCE, S.C. — Francis Marion University achieved top marks in all categories for the first time ever in the Great Colleges to Work For® survey.
FLORENCE, S.C. — Francis Marion University has again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report magazine as one of the top Regional Universities in the South.
HARTSVILLE, SC - In an open letter to philanthropist MacKenzie Scott, Coker University President Natalie J. Harder made a passionate case for how Coker fits Scott's vision for successfully addressing inequities and providing educational and life opportunities to so many."After a year on cam…
“This is a fascinating topic, but we are not talking about that time in high school when your girlfriend broke up with you and you moped around for a week or two,” says McLeod Interventional Cardiologist Dr. Fred Krainin. “The Broken Heart Syndrome that I’m talking about is a real clinical e…
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HARTSVILLE, SC - Daniel Allen, a graduate student at Coker University, was honored as the George E. Meares Memorial Scholarship winner by Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Allen is currently a student in Coker's Master of Science in Criminal and Social Justice Policy program. He was initiated i…
FLORENCE, S.C. — This September, Francis Marion University will host two events to foster discussion about racial changes and experiences within diverse communities.
HARTSVILLE, SC - While the Coker University Track & Field Team was preparing for day two of the South Atlantic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Hickory, SC, a woman in the team hotel has a medical emergency that had her on the verge of losing her life.
KFF’s State COVID-19 Data and Policy Actions now includes information on state vaccine and mask mandates and related school policies for the current year, including in-school mask requirements and vaccine mandates for school employees. State Data on Vaccine Mandates and School Policies
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United Way of Florence County It's official..... our 30th Annual Day of Caring is set for Friday, September 17th, 2021!
Children & COVID – Part 1: Making Sense of Rates and Vaccination