Few weather delays for Augusta-area schools

...Flurries were also reported around 7 p.m. on Walton Way.With temperatures continuing to drop, the Edgefield County School district announced a two-hour delay for students on Thursday and Friday. All staff will report at the regular time...

Edgefield County school bus in wreck

An early morning crash involving an Edgefield County School District bus filled with 24 Merriwether Elementary...the bus. According to an official with the Edgefield County School District at the scene, the children suffered mostly...

Sandy Oaks Ninth Annual Pro Rodeo draws champs, fans from afar

...Each year, the Quarleses give away 2,000 tickets to elementary school children in McCormick, Saluda and Edgefield County school districts."Our primary goal is to provide a clean, healthy activity, especially for young people," she said...

Elizabeth Reel

...in Edgefield and was a member of Edgefield First Baptist Church. She was a retired school teacher for the Edgefield County School District. . She graduated from Edgefield High School and Winthrop College. Survivors include 2 daughters Nancy Reel...

Fox Creek principal fired by board

...unreturned as of Thursday evening.In July 2012, the charter school moved from under the umbrella of the Edgefield County School District to the South Carolina Public Charter School District.Superintendent of the charter school district, Dr...

Some South Carolina schools see drop in annual assessment

Several South Carolina area schools received a lower Federal Accountability System letter grade for the 2012-13 school year, according to an analysis of data released Thursday by the South Carolina Department of Education.

Thurmond High School principal reassigned

...High School Prin cipal Matthew Schilit has been reassigned to Adult Education.A news release issued by the Edgefield County School District attributed the move to "certain matters," but did not elaborate.The school board voted to accept the...

Aiken, Edgefield see drops in AYP

...acknowledge its limited role in setting education policy."Illustrating Zais' point, both the Aiken and Edgefield county school districts -- along with the state -- met 35 of 37 AYP objectives. But missing on just one objective is enough to...

Embattled Edgefield County schools superintendent evaluated behind closed doors

EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Outside, concerned residents walked around the Edgefield County School District office building, others prayed and sang hymns.Inside, school board members met with schools Superintendent Mary Rice Crenshaw...

Edgefield County school board fires superintendent

JOHNSTON, S.C. - Mary Rice Crenshaw, the embattled superintendent of the Edgefield County school district, was fired by a divided school board at a heated meeting Tuesday night.Nearly 250 people filled the cafeteria of Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton...