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Jasper County ranked 45th in the state in education in 2014, with 49 percent of third-graders testing below state standards in reading. The county’s...
 
 
About three weeks ago, my wife and I were returning from a stay in South Florida.
 
 
The heat didn’t deter the seniors of Jasper County on Tuesday from competing with one another in good fun over games of cornhole, zombie toss, and...
 
 
Once S.C. Education Superintendent Molly Spearman walked into Ridgeland Elementary School, her eyes light up and she smiled at the student artwork and...
 

SPORTS

John Paul II is slowly climbing up the ranks in SCISA. After strong basketball and soccer seasons, the Golden Warriors football team is ready to jump forward. When the Catholic school opened in 2013, the program initially competed in eight-man football. Last season was its first in 11-man, and the team competed in Region 2-A and went 0-10.
 
Palmetto Electric Cooperative’s Touchstone Energy Million Dollar Hole-In-One Shootout raised more than $13,000 in support of the Bright Ideas teacher...
 
 
Thomas Heyward might be graduating 12 seniors, but it doesn’t appear the football team will lack depth.
 

BEAUFORT TODAY

The reopening of Hunting Island State Park after Hurricane Matthew has been delayed for another week.
 
The Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce recently announced the graduates of the Leadership Beaufort class of 2017.
 
 
Hopeful Horizons joined the community May 13 in honoring women who have made a difference in the lives of others — mothers, sisters, friends, mentors...
 
 
Coastal residents won’t be the only ones affected by rising seas this century, a new study out of the University of Georgia suggests.