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West Florence High School bathroom catches fire  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- West Florence High School students were evacuated Thursday morning after one of the school's bathrooms caught fire.



West Florence gets approval to implement AP Capstone Program  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – West Florence High School has received approval to add the Advanced Placement Capstone Diploma Program to its offerings in 2019-2020.



Student charged after fire at West Florence High School  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) - A West Florence High School student has been charged after a fire broke out in a restroom at the school Thursday morning.



Inmersión en Español: West Florence Spanish Club donates teaching tools to Delmae  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The West Florence High School Spanish Club visited Delmae Heights Elementary School on Monday to donate Spanish teaching tools to ...



PREP ROUNDUP: Darlington beats West Florence boys in Turkey Shootout  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Darlington's Ja'quan Scott made four 3-pointers to score a game-high 25 points Tuesday to lead Darlington to a 69-50 victory over West ...



Fellows in Education hear plans for new classes at West Florence  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – During the Fellows in Education's visit to West Florence High School, Principal Matt Dowdell shared the school's plans for implementing ...



Pepsi Carolina Classic to include Wilson, West Florence, South Florence for first time since 2014  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -– The Pepsi Carolina Classic has its biggest hometown feel in years.



Social media threat at W. Florence HS; parents upset  wpde.com

Some parents of students at West Florence High School are pretty upset over a picture circulating on Facebook threatening violence Monday at West Florence ...



PREP ROUNDUP: South Florence boys sink North Charleston  SCNow

MYRTLE BEACH — Justice Jackson scored 36 points Monday night to lead South Florence to a 92-79 victory over North Charleston at the Carolina Forest ...



Regional math tourney draws students from 18 high schools to Florence  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Francis Marion University was the site of a high school competition on Tuesday. However, this competition featured calculators and ...



Florence residents to vote on $198 million school upgrade plan  WMBF

Florence One school board members approved a $198 million district wide upgrade referendum at Thursday night's meeting to be placed on the ballot in ...



Florence 1 Schools considering referendum to build more schools  wpde.com

Florence 1 Schools Board of Trustees are considering a referendum for $198 million to build four new schools and renovate three high schools. The board will ...



Darlington boys fall short in Turkey Shootout final  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Time and time again, the Darlington boys had traditionally relied on transition and the 3-pointer to make or break games.



Student Spotlight: Senior uses eye for photography to promote school  WMBF

West Florence High School's principal credits senior Abbie Skeen for her for the school's social media presence and promotion, all thanks to her eye for ...



West Florence High dismisses students at noon citing "security issue"  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Students at West Florence High School were dismissed at noon Friday after the district was notified of a threat made on SnapChat.



Special Olympics a longtime passion for Teresa Simons  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – It didn't take long for Teresa Simons to start talking about the Special Olympics on Monday afternoon at the Barnes Street Activity Center.



'Stop the Bullying' forum held at West Florence High School  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

"No one sends their child to school to be murdered," said parent of two students, Twana Durant. "No one sends their children to school to murder anyone too."



Florence Native Will Go From Princeton to Oxford University  U.S. News & World Report

FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) — Florence native John Hoffmeyer will attend Oxford University next fall as a 2019 Rhodes Scholar.



Jones resigns as Darlington High football coach  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – John Jones Jr. has resigned after four seasons as the head football coach at Darlington High School.



Rhodes Scholar: Florence native will go from Princeton to Oxford University  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Florence native John Hoffmeyer will attend Oxford University next fall as a 2019 Rhodes Scholar.



South Florence at West Florence volleyball | Gallery  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Just as South Florence started to pull away in Tuesday's fourth set, West Florence got back in contention. The Knights did it with some key ...



Matt Dowdell starting first full year as West Florence High principal  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. − As West Florence High School's Matt Dowdell starts his second year in Florence School District 1, he starts his first full year as principal, and ...



West Florence High School baseball player gives back to community through scholarship  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

A West Florence High School baseball player started a scholarship foundation back in September, called 'K24'.



West Florence High School graduates 437 students | Gallery  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – More than 1,000 students heard their names called Saturday in front of classmates, family and friends as they graduated from Florence ...



A shining example: West Florence High School valedictorian has a record of accomplishments  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – As she took to the stage in front of family, friends and 436 of her graduating peers, West Florence High School valedictorian Caroline ...



Camden at West Florence Homecoming | Gallery  SCNow

West Florence's football team hosted Camden on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, at Memorial Stadium for the Knights' homecoming game.



Mold, disrepair found at West Florence High School  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Florence School District One student facilities committee toured West Florence High School on Thursday, and students from the school ...



West Florence High School Students want more security  wpde.com

Officers found a loaded magazine inside a student's backpack Wednesday at West Florence High School.High school freshman Ja'Mia Wingate and her senior ...



West Florence High School gets new principal and athletic director  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – Florence School District 1's school board announced a new principal and athletic director for West Florence High School on ...



FCSO: Investigation into harassment allegations at West Florence High School is over  wpde.com

An investigation into harassment allegations at West Florence High School is over, according to Major Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff's Office.



Florence One adds security at West Florence High  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Florence School District One students at West Florence High School can expect to go through metal detectors when they enter school.



West Florence High School names new coaches  wpde.com

The Florence One Board of Trustees approved the appointment of two new coaches at West Florence High School at a called meeting Wednesday night.



Florence County Sheriff's Office confirms investigation at West Florence High School  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Florence County Sheriff's Office confirms it is involved in an investigation at West Florence High School.



West Florence High on lock down after loaded magazine found in bookbag  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

West Florence High School was on lockdown Wednesday afternoon after a loaded magazine clip was discovered in a student's bookbag.



West Florence volleyball beats South Florence in four sets  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Just as South Florence started to pull away in Tuesday's fourth set, West Florence got back in contention. The Knights did it with some key ...



District releases details on why former West Florence High football coach was put on leave  wpde.com

West Florence High School's former football coach Trey Woodberry was placed on leave last week because of concerns with the hiring practices for coaches at ...



Stephens, Hill among freshmen providing boost for FMU men's hoops  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – There's the old adage about acting your age, but Kailex Stephens and Winston Hill simply don't have the time.



Dowdell named West Florence High School principal | Local News  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Matt Dowdell will be the new West Florence High School principal. Dowdell was the assistant principal at West Florence before the ...



Jenerette wants balanced attack by West Florence against Camden  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The West Florence hallways are buzzing with excitement.



Information released on West Florence High School's principal, softball coach resignations  wpde.com

ABC 15 News has learned more information about the resignations of West Florence High School principal Pam Quick and softball coach Kevin Jones.Interim ...



West Florence honors victims of Parkland shooting  SCNow

Florence, S.C. – About 700 West Florence High School students gathered at the school's soccer fields on Wednesday morning for a moment of silence in honor ...



West Florence principal was told she lacked leadership, judgment  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Pam Quick, the former principal of West Florence High School, displayed a lack of leadership, said Dan Strickland, interim superintendent for ...



Two West Florence high students arrested on weapons charges  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Two West Florence High School students were arrested Friday on weapons related charges involving, in one case a loaded gun and in ...



Florence interim superintendent responds to concerns at West Florence High School  wpde.com

Florence School District One Interim Superintendent Dr. Dan Strickland has responded to concerns from parents, students and the community about what's ...



District 'will continue to closely monitor' matters at West Florence High  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Despite numerous requests for information related to several resignations, terminations and leave of absences, Florence School District One has not directly ...



West Florence football prepares for South Florence | Gallery  SCNow

Action from West Florence High School's football practice Tuesday afternoon. The Knights are preparing to play their cross-town rival South Florence Friday ...



West Florence High School head football coach resigns  wpde.com

West Florence High School's Trey Woodberry has resigned from his football coaching responsibilities and is continuing as a teacher in Florence School District ...



Dr. Kelvin Wymbs becomes acting principal at West Florence High School  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Dr. Kelvin Wymbs will serve as acting principal at West Florence High School for the remainder of this school year, said Dr. Dan Strickland, ...



West Florence High School's longtime principal on paid leave  wpde.com

West Florence High School Principal Pam Quick has been placed on administrative leave with pay, according to Pamela Little-McDaniel with Florence School ...



Daryl Jarvis hired as West Florence boys' basketball coach  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Daryl Jarvis is the new West Florence High School boys' basketball coach.



District: No carbon monoxide found at West Florence High School  wpde.com

Florence County, S.C. (WPDE) — Florence School District One tested for carbon monoxide exposure in a classroom at West Florence High School Friday, after ...



Shrine Bowl pick culmination of West Florence kicker Michael Hayes' perseverance  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- As fate would have it, West Florence kicker Michael Hayes watched the Shrine Bowl selection show with his family.



Administration changes at West Florence High School  wpde.com

The Florence One Director of Secondary Education Dr. Kelvin Wymbs has been assigned to be primarily responsible for the operations at West Florence High ...



West Florence at Wilson | Gallery  SCNow

Wilson played West Florence on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, at Memorial Stadium in Florence, S.C..



West Florence High School boys' basketball coach resigns  wpde.com

Pete Ellis has resigned as the boys' basketball coach at West Florence High School, according to West Florence High School Acting Principal Dr. Kelvin Wymbs.



West Florence wins first region championship since 2012  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- West Florence's Ailym Ford surpassed 2000 rushing yards this season, and the Knights captured their first region championship since 2012 ...



Three West Florence football players arrested on assault, robbery charges  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Three West Florence High School football players have been arrested on robbery and assault charges.



Turkey Shootout starts Monday  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – This year's Turkey Shootout once again brings plenty of intrigue, as it will be played this year not only at West Florence High School but also ...



What In The Hell, West Florence?  FITSNews

There are new developments to report related to the ongoing saga at West Florence High School … First, and most importantly, the Florence County sheriff's ...



West Florence volleyball coach says she was fired  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Three coaches have resigned within a month at West Florence High School, and another, volleyball coach Hillary Pratt, says she has been ...



Interviews underway for West Florence High School football coach, athletic director  wpde.com

Interviews will take place this week for about eight people who have applied for a position as the West Florence High School head football coach, according to ...



Florence District One releases West Florence High School carbon monoxide testing report  wpde.com

Florence School District One (FSD1) has given us a written copy of results from a test conducted last week on a possible carbon monoxide leak in a biology ...



More than 1,000 Florence School District One grads get their diplomas  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – More than 1000 students heard their names called Saturday in front of classmates, family and friends as they graduated from Florence ...



Sheriff's office investigating harassment allegations at West Florence High School  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Florence County Sheriff's Office is conducting an open investigation into harassment allegations at West Florence High School.



Parents want answers from Florence School District 1 after West Florence resignations  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

News13 has continued to ask Florence School District One officials for more information on the resignations, administrative leave, and firing of five West ...



West Florence high school softball coach resigns  wpde.com

West Florence High School Softball Coach Kevin Jones has resigned after being placed on paid leave last week, according to Florence School District One ...



West Florence Band Practice | News  SCNow

FLORENCE. The West Florence High School marching band is preparing new pieces for the 2018 high school football season, such as a piece from the "Star ...



Carbon Monoxide detectors installed at West Florence High School  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Florence School District One installed carbon monoxide detectors in West Florence High School on Friday.



West Florence, South Florence to battle for city title  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The city championship is up for grabs when West Florence and South Florence face off in the 51st game of their rivalry Friday night at ...



Florence School District 1 addresses carbon monoxide testing at West Florence High School  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Florence School District One Interim Superintendent addressed the carbon monoxide tests done at West Florence High School last week.



West Florence High: Another Coach Is Gone  FITSNews

Another day, another athletics coach is out of a job at West Florence High School … According to a detail-challenged article from sports reporter Scott Chancey ...



West Florence School Saga Escalates  FITSNews

Two weeks ago we reported on the resignation of a high school principal and the suspension of a softball coach in the Pee Dee region of the Palmetto State.



Registration set for Florence One Schools | Local News  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Registration for the 2018-19 school year for students in Florence One Schools will take place Aug. 6-10 for high school students and Aug.



West Florence SC Principal Resigns Amid Investigation  FITSNews

A pair of officials at a government-run school in the Pee Dee region of South Carolina are the focus of an ongoing investigation by district officials and local law ...



West Florence sweeps South Florence in Pee Dee Classic  SCNow

FLORENCE – The West Florence girls won 12 events and beat South 83-43.



South Florence vs West Florence Track Meet | News  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- West Florence High School's boys and girls track teams each won Saturday in competition against South Florence High School in a meet ...



Darlington at West Florence | Gallery  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Darlington had no answer for West Florence running back Ailym Ford, who rushed for more than 200 yards before halftime. Leading 28-0 in ...



With key players healthy, West Florence keeps rolling  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – While West Florence approached this season and offensive coordinator Darryl Page was molding his system, he could not ignore the ...



Ellis resigns as West Florence boys' basketball coach  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Pete Ellis has confirmed to the Morning News he has resigned as West Florence High School's boys' basketball coach after holding that ...



Former West Florence star Gerald signs with Arkansas  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Surrounded by his friends and family, former West Florence Knight defensive end Dorian Gerald finally revealed his choice of college ...



Florence One Schools to spend $3 million for arts education  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Florence One Schools Superintendent Richard O'Malley announced plans Thursday for spending $3 million in art programs.



Johnson ready to take over as West Florence athletic director  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – On Friday afternoon, Greg Johnson pushed his daughter on a swing, and she wanted to go higher.



Accused shooter charged in connection to deadly Florence officer-involved shooting  wpde.com

FLORENCE, S. C. (WPDE) - On Friday, Oct. 5, Frederick Hopkins, 74, was charged with one count of murder and six counts of attempted murder, according to ...



Seniors of FSD1 graduate high school  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The next chapter of life has officially begun for seniors of Florence School District One as hundreds of new graduates received their diplomas on Saturday.



West Florence senior ranked second in state in 100 backstroke  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Caroline Howard has something to prove, and the state has taken notice.



Parents, students upset over FSD1 graduation tickets, start petition  wpde.com

Parents, students and community members gathered at the Florence Center Sunday afternoon to talk about changes to Florence School District One's high ...



West Florence vs. South Florence Boys' Basketball | Gallery  SCNow

West Florence High School hosted the boys' varsity basketball game against South Florence on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018. The West Florence Knights won, 72-70.



Volunteer arrested at West Florence HS after deputies find two knives, airsoft gun in backpack  WMBF

A 20-year-old volunteer was arrested at West Florence High School after deputies found two knives and an airsoft pistol in his backpack Tuesday. Evan David ...



South Florence High School Graduation 2018 | Gallery  SCNow

Scenes from South Florence High School commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the Florence Center.



West Florence vs. Sumter Boys' Basketball | Gallery  SCNow

West Florence High School hosted the boys' varsity basketball game against Sumter High School on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. Sumter won, 61-53.



South Florence vs. West Florence Boys' Basketball | Gallery  SCNow

South Florence High School hosted the boys' varsity basketball game against West Florence High School on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. The South Florence Bruins ...



Kevin Jones resigns as West Florence softball coach  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- With the official start of the SCHSL softball season less than a week away, Kevin Jones told the Morning News Wednesday night that he has ...



South Florence football practice | Gallery  SCNow

The South Florence High School football team took the field for the first time Friday evening. The Bruins will open up their 2018 season against James Island on ...



Florence group asks how Florence One spent $1M of 'Innovative Funds'  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

More questions for Florence School District One leaders. Tuesday, parents asked for answers regarding a trend of resignations at West Florence High school.



Wilson vs. West Florence Girls' Basketball | Gallery  SCNow

Wilson High School hosted the girls' varsity basketball game against West Florence High School on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. The Wilson Tigers won, 79-42.



West Florence High School recognized for STEM program  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – West Florence High School has been accepted as an associate member of the National Consortium of Secondary STEM Schools.



Florence high school student creates scholarship foundation for athletes  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

A West Florence High School baseball player started a scholarship foundation for high school athletes.



Florence School District 1 approves one-million dollar security upgrade  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Florence School District One board voted on a roughly one-million dollar safety improvement to all schools in the district.



Crestwood QB not starting in West Florence opener after arrest  Sumter Item

Crestwood High School starting quarterback Anthony Bradley is expected to be suited up in the Knights' season opener today against West Florence despite ...



PEPSI CAROLINA CLASSIC West Florence closes out Timmonsville  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. –West Florence went on an 11-0 run to close out Timmonsville and win 53-44 in today's first-round game of the Pepsi Carolina Classic.



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