Legislators could explore debt forgiveness, increased pay as ways to keep SC teachers

...more likely they are to go back to that community to teach," said Jane Turner, director of CERRA, based at Winthrop University.Senators discussed boosting salaries for teachers in their first through 10th year of teaching, or paying teachers...

Panel to study Winthrop president pay

...commission is slated to consider increasing the salary of Winthrop University interim president Debra Boyd.The school's provost took...year - $169,970 from the state and $130,000 from the Winthrop University Foundation.

Author writes children's book about her own circus ancestry

...praying?Griffin, who has a master's degree from Columbia International University and a bachelor's from Winthrop University, lost his sight in his late teens and "has been walking in faith and prayer with the Lord ever since."He has...

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Winthrop president is fired by trusteesCOLUMBIA - Winthrop University fired its president Thursday after less than a year, saying she violated the Rock Hill college's nepotism policy by hiring her...

Walker committs to Winthrop University

North Augusta graduate Tyrone Walker has verbally committed to play basketball for Winthrop University in Rock Hill, S.C., after spending one season at New Hampton Prep School in New Hampshire. "It's (Winthrop) close to...

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Sheheen calls for Confederate flag to come down

...but as the best state in America," Sheheen said.The candidate's announcement came the same day a poll from Winthrop University found about 44 percent of likely South Carolina voters supported Republican Gov. Nikki Haley's re-election...


...secondIn Rock Hill, S.C., Georgia Regents finished second in the second annual Dean's Cup Invitational at Winthrop University.The Jaguars, who are the defending national champions, finished a stroke behind Colorado State in the two-day...

Richmond educator among 3 Allendale superintendent finalists

...Educational Leadership from The Citadel; Masters of Arts in Education with emphasis on Special Education from South Carolina State University; Bachelor of Science in Education with an emphasis in Family and Consumer Science from Winthrop University

Lindsey Graham focuses on getting South Carolina voters to polls

...helped me all these years and saying, 'Thank you.' "Graham appears to be on his way to an easy victory. A Winthrop University poll earlier this month had 46 percent of likely voters supporting Graham, compared with 28 percent for Hutto...

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Winthrop approves increase in tuition ROCK HILL - Winthrop University trustees Tuesday approved a tuition increase of $355 a semester for South Carolina undergraduates and $735 a semester for out-of-state...