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Family, classmates honor life of Wando High School student, Logan Janik  WCBD News 2

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – A memorial was held this weekend for a Wando High School student who passed away last week.

Mount Pleasant high school student identified as 17-year-old who died after canoe capsized  Charleston Post Courier

A 17-year-old student from Wando High School in Mount Pleasant was identified as the teen who died Tuesday after his canoe capsized.

Family and friends to honor Wando High School student who died Tuesday  WCBD News 2

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – A celebration of life will be held this weekend for a Wando High School student who passed away this week.

High school student who drowned in canoeing accident remembered  Live 5 News WCSC

Friends and family gathered Saturday to celebrate the life of the Wando High School student who drowned this week near Awendaw.

Teachers teach. Coaches coach. In this SC high school, sports and grades hold equal value.  Charleston Post Courier

At Oceanside Collegiate Academy in Mount Pleasant, teachers, coaches and students put an equal emphasis on athletics and academics. The school is seeing ...

SC teachers and students honored for financial education achievements  Moultrie News

South Carolina Treasurer Curtis Loftis and SC Economics recognized more than 180 students and 60 educators from across the state as part of the 30th Annual ...

Teen was speeding before crash that killed him, girlfriend on prom night, SC cops say  The State

A police report on the car crash that killed two teens after they left a South Carolina high school prom said the driver was going nearly twice the speed limit.

2 teens killed in Mount Pleasant crash after attending Wando High School's prom  Charleston Post Courier

Two teenagers were killed when their car struck a tree in Mount Pleasant early Sunday after they attended Wando High School's prom, authorities said.

Mount Pleasant mom demands resolution or deportation  ABC NEWS 4

MOUNT PLEASANT, S. C. (WCIV) - A Mount Pleasant mom married to an American citizen says she's sick of living in fear of deportation. Now, she's demanding ...

Wando High announces new rules for how students are picked up from school  WCBD News 2

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCBD) - Wando High School is cracking down on how students can get picked up from school.

Wando High School fight leads to arrest of two students  ABC NEWS 4

Mount Pleasant Police say they have charged two students at Wando High School after a fight between them Wednesday afternoon. Officers say there have ...

SC college student and high school senior killed in car crash after prom, coroner says  The State

Two teenagers killed in a car crash early Sunday morning were identified as a college freshman and high school student by the Charleston County Coroner's ...

Police: Wando High School student charged after physical fight over boy  ABC NEWS 4

An argument over a boy prompted a physical fight at Wando High School Tuesday, and a 16-year-old was charged by Mt. Pleasant police with disorderly ...

Thousands of North and South Carolina teachers are protesting -- but not just for the reasons you might think  WZVN-TV

Many teachers will use a personal day to protest. But there were enough planned absences to close at least five school districts Wednesday.

Former App State LB Dexter Coakley inducted into S.C. Athletic Hall of Fame  Watauga Democrat

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Former Appalachian State linebacker Dexter Coakley was inducted into the South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame May 13.

Wando High School's marching band makes history for the school at Grand Nationals  ABC NEWS 4

The 270 students of the Wando High School marching band made history by coming in sixth place at the Band of America Grand Nationals. On Monday, Bobby ...

Wando High School Chorus ranks first in state again  Moultrie News

Wando High School Choir is ranked No. 1 in the state of South Carolina with 66 students selected for the 2019 All-State Choir. The All-State Choir brings ...

Wando changes pickup rules over students running into traffic  ABC NEWS 4

Worries about student safety are prompting major changes at Wando High School in Mount Pleasant. Starting Monday, Jan. 14, the school will no longer allow ...

Wando and Citadel mourn death of students in car crash  Moultrie News

Two teenagers were killed when their car struck a tree after they attended Wando High School's prom, authorities said. On April 7, at approximately 2:23 a.m., ...

Wando High School marching band offers free preview before trip to national championships  Charleston Post Courier

MOUNT PLEASANT — Once you join the marching band, you never really leave the program. That's the mantra that resonates over at Wando High School as ...

Crews respond to gas leak on Wando High School campus  Live 5 News WCSC

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - SCE&G says a natural gas *service* line damaged Tuesday morning has been secured. Crews responded at approximately ...

Charleston County District 2 Stadium expected to open by Wando High's first home football game  Live 5 News

The Charleston County School District is expected to open its new 6000 seat stadium by the end of August, according to the spokesperson for the district.

You Paid For It! New library set to open in June  Live 5 News WCSC

In just a few months, Charleston County will boast a brand new library for the first time in more than twenty years.

SC Athletic Hall of Fame inducts seven new members

The 59th annual SC Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremonies showcases the incredible accomplishments of seven individuals who competed at the highest ...

Wando High School presents 'Legally Blonde, the Musical'  Moultrie News

You will be tickled pink by Legally Blonde, a feel-good musical with an important message: Be true to yourself,” says director Christine Cleary.

Driver in fatal Mount Pleasant crash was going 70 mph in a 40 zone, police say  Charleston Post Courier

A 19-year-old driver who was one of two teens killed in an early morning wreck in Mount Pleasant this month was going an estimated 30 mph over the speed ...

Charleston County Public Library to open Wando Mount Pleasant branch in 2019  Moultrie News

A new home to thousands of books in the area is undergoing interior construction as it nears its grand opening. Nestled in North Mount Pleasant, Charleston ...

Wando Theatre tells a story of love and loss  Moultrie News

On a cold, moonless, winter night, the quirky citizens of a quaint small town fall in and out of love under the magical colors of the northern lights in Almost,

Wando play 'Smart Girls' tackles high school anxiety and pressure  Charleston Post Courier

The play was written by 15-year Wando High School theatre teacher Lori Carroll.

Wando principal recognized for standing her ground on 'The Hate U Give' assignment  Charleston Post Courier

The S.C. Association of School Librarians gave Wando High Principal Sherry Eppelsheimer its Intellectual Freedom Award recently for backing up teachers who ...

High school lacrosse playoffs begin across South Carolina  Charleston Post Courier

The drive for a state championship in lacrosse begins for S.C. High School League teams on Tuesday with several Lowcountry programs expected to be in ...

Wando High School's ‘Tribe Talk' wins top honor from National Scholastic Press Association  WCBD News 2

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCBD) – Wando High School's student-run newscast, known as “Tribe Talk,” has been awarded second in the nation by the National ...

Rural Charleston schools live-stream AP courses with a Wando High teacher  Charleston Post Courier

For the first time, students at two rural Charleston County schools are live-streaming an Advanced Placement course this year in a virtual partnership that aims to ...

Bands of Wando Foundation to hold 2nd Fundraising Gala on USS Yorktown, Feb. 15  Moultrie News

The Bands of Wando Foundation will be holding their Second annual Fundraising Gala on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. The event will be held on the U.S.S. Yorktown ...

First high school boys volleyball match on tap for Charleston-area schools  Charleston Post Courier

The push to make boys' volleyball a varsity sport in S.C. high schools will take a big step Wednesday with the first tri-match featuring teams from Lowcountry ...

He watched Mount Pleasant grow while maintaining its beauty for the last 27 years  Moultrie News

One individual has watched the Town of Mount Pleasant blossom and grow over the last few decades, all while helping maintain its beauty.

Meet Wando grad Kaleb Jenness, SC's first Division I men's volleyball player  Charleston Post Courier

Kaleb Jenness, a 6-foot-6 graduate of Wando High School, plays for 13th-ranked Ball State and leads the Cardinals in kills and points scored so far this season.

Wando High School band face off in national competition  Live 5 News WCSC

The Wando Marching Band competed in a national band competition over the weekend. During the Band of America Grand Nationals, the Wando Warriors came ...

By A Thread: Expressions of the 2018 Wando High School Marching Band  Moultrie News

Two-hundred and sixty-five students make up a musical powerhouse that is preparing a performance to impress not only the state, but the entire nation once ...

Wando's Greyson Webb named SC Scholastic Journalist of the Year  Moultrie News

Greyson Webb, co-editor in chief of Wando High School's award-winning yearbook Legend, was named the 2019 South Carolina Scholastic Journalist of the ...

Former Wando catcher Nick Ciuffo called up to Major Leagues again  Charleston Post Courier

Mount Pleasant native and former Wando High School catcher Nick Ciuffo has been called up to Tampa Bay for his second stint in Major League Baseball.

Wando opens new stadium with 52-13 rout of Stall  Charleston Post Courier

MOUNT PLEASANT — No Stall football team ever played at the old Wando Stadium on Mathis Ferry Road, but head coach Joe Bessinger has told his players ...

New high school club teams are blurring old gender barriers  Moultrie News

Inside a middle school gym, there are 20 or so high schoolers bouncing around on basketball floor that's split by a couple nets into a pair of volleyball courts.

Students are missing class because of Charleston County's bus driver shortage  Charleston Post Courier

Buses at some North Charleston and Mount Pleasant schools are running chronically late this school year as the Charleston County School District faces an ...

Ulbricht-Amerson  Daily Globe

Ulbricht-Amerson. Emily Randall Ulbricht, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Randall Ulbricht of Mount Pleasant, SC, granddaughter of the late Clemmons and Victoria ...

Meet Wando basketball's identical twin towers: Katherine and Elizabeth Eads  Charleston Post Courier

Wando's opponents aren't seeing double when they step on the basketball court to play the Lady Warriors. The Wando varsity girls team does, in fact, have a ...

Funeral service scheduled for Citadel cadet killed in car crash  Live 5 News WCSC

A memorial *service* has been announced for the Citadel cadet killed in car crash on Sunday.

Wando brings home gold to the Lowcountry in constitutional competition  Moultrie News

Wando High School won its second “We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution” competition on Dec. 7 in Lexington.

Wando High School summer reading list causing controversy  WCBD News 2

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD)- Two books causing controversy in Charleston County are All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely, and The ...

Academic Attitude: Homebuyers with children do their research  Charleston Post Courier

The Charleston County School District (CCSD) is the second largest in the state. It serves more than 50000 students in 85 schools and programs in eight ...

Wando High School will hold its second ever Wandothon  WCBD News 2

Next Saturday, Wando High School will hold its second ever Wando-thon. A dance marathon fundraiser for the MUSC Children's Hospital. Here with us in studio ...

Threatening Snapchat video prompted Wando High School lockdown  Charleston Post Courier

A Snapchat video that reportedly showed a person “flashing gang signs” at Wando High School prompted a nearly two-hour lockdown on the campus Thursday ...

Wando annual Powderpuff football game will be held Nov. 29  Moultrie News

Wando Student Council's annual powderpuff football game is approaching, which is one of the school's most celebrated traditions.

Report: Teen driver in fatal Mt. Pleasant crash was going 70 mph in a 40 speed zone  ABC NEWS 4

The driver in a fatal single-car crash on Rifle Range Road that claimed the life of two teenagers was driving 70 miles per hour in a 40 mph zone—too fast for ...

New Charleston County School District 2 Regional Stadium Opens Its Gates  School Constructions News

After a race to the finish line, the Charleston County School District (CCSD) has recently opened the gates to its brand new $16.5 million stadium in Mount ...

Former Wando star Matthew Pegram a 'big' part of Wofford's NCAA tournament dreams  Charleston Post Courier

Wofford center Matthew Pegram knows what time it is when coach Mike Young signals him to check into the game.

Report: Wando High School student arrested for bringing knife, blades to school  Live 5 News

Authorities say a Wando High School student has been arrested for bringing a knife and two blades to school.

Wando High School's annual talent show will be held Nov. 8.  Moultrie News

Wando's annual talent show is coming up, and the array of acts featured this year is impressive. From singers, to guitar-players, to comedians, this year's show ...

Fort Sullivan Chapter, NSDAR holds awards and certificates ceremony  Moultrie News

Fort Sullivan Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution presented an Awards and Certificate ceremony in The Great Hall of the Old ...

Investigators release traffic report on accident that killed Citadel cadet, Wando HS student  Live 5 News WCSC

Mount Pleasant police have released the traffic report on an accident that killed a Citadel cadet and Wando High School student.

Students phone charger caught fire at Wando High School  WCBD News 2

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) - The Mount Pleasant Police Department responded to Wando High School this morning after a report of a student's cellular ...

Q&A with Constituent School Board Town of Mount Pleasant District 2 candidates  Moultrie News

Are you prepared to go to the polls on Nov. 6? We asked the Town of Mount Pleasant District 2 Constituent School Board candidates two questions. Below are ...

Playing to win: Bands of Wando nationally recognized  Moultrie News

The sweet sound of the clarinets flow as smooth as the musicians who maneuver throughout the field. Nearby, the tubas rumble and the horns flare. The color ...

Wando High School volleyball coach Alexis Glover receives national honor  Charleston Post Courier

After leading her team to a sixth consecutive Lower State championship, Wando volleyball coach Alexis Glover has been recognized as one of the nation's top ...

Thousands of hours of class time missed because of late CCSD buses  Live 5 News WCSC

So far this school year students have missed almost 7000 hours of class time because of late buses.

1000th win: Wando High volleyball coach Alexis Glover reaches major milestone  Charleston Post Courier

Wando High School volleyball coach Alexis Glover reached an unimaginable milestone on Tuesday night, notching her 1000th career victory when the Warriors ...

CCSD students lead the way in Lowcountry Regional Science Fair  Moultrie News

Charleston County School District (CCSD) scholars collected plenty of honors at the Lowcountry Regional Science and Engineering Fair (LRSEF) at TD Arena, ...

Fort Dorchester rips Wando to open playoffs | Sports  Charleston Post Courier

Six different Patriots scored a touchdown during a 61-0 Fort Dorchester win over visiting Wando in the first round of the Class AAAAA playoffs.

Wando Band marches through a speaker malfunction to clinch regional title  Charleston Post Courier

The legendary Wando Marching Band has won 11 state championships over the years, but for some, its composure during a recent competition, stands out as a ...

Sister sets hold key for Wando High School's tennis title hopes  Charleston Post Courier

Two pairs of sisters equal four. Just the number of individual wins Wando High School needs on Monday to advance to the state final.

Wando's Pelic breaks school's all-time tackles record  Moultrie News

It's 2013 and a 12-year-old Justin Pelic is training with middle school coach Gary Santos under a drizzling rain.

Bengals will be Beckham High's official mascot | News  Moultrie News

The community has spoken and the official mascot for the new Lucy Beckham High School will be the Bengals. And that is pretty close to a Clemson Tiger, ...

More than 50 high school athletes in Charleston area sign scholarships Wednesday  Charleston Post Courier

More than 50 high school athletes in the Charleston area signed with the colleges of their choice on Wednesday, the first day of the early signing period.

Student arrested following fight at Wando High School  WCBD News 2

MT. PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD)- A Wando High School student is out on bond after a fight in a school bathroom last week. The footage of the incident was sent to ...

New buildings and programs for Lowcountry students returning to school  ABC NEWS 4

New and improved! Some students across the Lowcountry will be attending classes in brand new buildings this year.Construction has been rapid in Berkeley ...

Wando HS student killed in Mt. Pleasant accident was ready to graduate, head to college  Live 5 News

Students at Wando High School are in mourning after a fellow student was killed in a motorcycle accident on Tuesday.

Athletes at Wando, Bishop England, Academic Magnet, Oceanside earn honors  Charleston Post Courier

The S.C. Coaches Association of Women's Sports recently announced its player of the year honorees for the 2018 fall sports season.

Wando High School senior dies after crashing motorcycle Tuesday morning  ABC NEWS 4

Mount Pleasant Police say a motorcyclist died after an accident on Highway 17 Tuesday morning.The principal at Wando High School announced in a phone ...

Wando High School student killed in crash on S.C. Highway 41 in Mount Pleasant remembered  Charleston Post Courier

A Wando High School sophomore killed on Friday in a crash on S.C. Highway 41 was remembered as an exemplary student and a kind, loving person.

Wando sweeps Lexington to reach Class AAAAA state volleyball championship match  Charleston Post Courier

Lexington – The Wando High volleyball team defeated Lexington 3-0 to claim the Class AAAAA Lower State championship on Tuesday night.

Wando High School Dream Club, Step Team visit Mount Pleasant Manor  Moultrie News

On Friday, March 30, the students of Wando High School's Dream Club (Jayla Moss, Imani Weston, and Madison Grant) and their sponsor, Shirley Verma, ...

17-year-old facing assault charge after Wando High School fight  Live 5 News

A 17-year-old Wando High School is facing a charge after a fight in a school restroom, police say.

Editorial: Awendaw doesn't need a new high school -- or a sewage treatment facility  Charleston Post Courier

Almost everything about the plan to build a new high school in Awendaw stinks.

Coroner identifies victims of fatal crash on Rifle Range Road  WCBD News 2

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified two victims of a fatal crash that happened off Rifle Range Road.

Wando High lockdown: Police provide more details on suspicious person call Thursday  ABC NEWS 4

Mount Pleasant Police have provided new insight into the SnapChat video that led to Wando High School and several surrounding schools being placed on ...

'The Hate U Give' author speaks in Charleston months after book's local controversy  Charleston Post Courier

A Wando High School teacher sparked controversy with Charleston police last year after assigning the fictional tale of a white officer shooting a black teenager ...

Police searching for missing 16-year-old boy  Live 5 News WCSC

Detectives in Mount Pleasant are trying to locate a teen who has not been seen for nearly two weeks.

Carolina Park set to welcome CVS Pharmacy, Carolina Park Academy preschool to the neighborhood  Moultrie News

Carolina Park announced April 9 the news that two more businesses have solidified plans to make Carolina Park their home.

Wando's marching band wins regional title during weekend competition  WCBD News 2

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCBD) - Congratulations are in order for the Wando High School Marching Band!

High School Roundup: Wando, Ashley Ridge, First Baptist take victories  Charleston Post Courier

The Wando Warriors, behind three field goals from senior Andrew Weil and a balanced offense, defeated the West Ashley Wildcats, 23-15, on Friday night Mount ...

Friday Night Flashback: Wando christens stadium, Berkeley rolls, Fort Dorchester rallies  Charleston Post Courier

Scores, stories and photos from Friday night's high school football action.

Dozens of Charleston-area high school athletes to sign college scholarships on Wednesday  Charleston Post Courier

The early signing period for college intentions begins Wednesday and dozens of high school athletes in the area will sign on the dotted line in ceremonies at ...

Wando Band sweeps Georgia Regional Competition | News  Moultrie News

The Wando Marching Band delivered another award winning performance during the 2018 Bands of America Regionals at McEachern High School in Georgia ...

Lowcountry Marching Band Invitational graces new District 2 stadium  Moultrie News

In front of thousands of spectators White Knoll High School's Timberwolf Marching Pride scored 81.1 and was named Grand Champion of the 13th annual ...

Wando, Bishop England, Oceanside play for volleyball state titles Saturday  Charleston Post Courier

Wando and Bishop England have been here many times before, but Oceanside Collegiate Academy is making its first appearance in the state finals.

UPDATE: 16-year-old runaway found safe | News  Moultrie News

Sixteen-year-old Mount Pleasant resident Dawson Simpson has been marked "located and safe," according to Mount Pleasant Police Department.

Wando High School teacher arrested on DUI charge in Mount Pleasant  Charleston Post Courier

A Wando High School teacher and coach was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving over the weekend.

Fueled by Wando baseball title, Tyler Ackard wants the same at Newberry College  Charleston Post Courier

In May 2015, Wando's Tyler Ackard hoisted a state championship trophy above his head, celebrating the school's first title in baseball.

#22 memorial removed from fence at old Wando High School site  WCBD News 2

Many Mt. Pleasant visitors and newcomers may have traveled passed the #22 displayed in the fence outside the site of the old Wando High School and ...

Rotary Club of Mount Pleasant prepares bags of food for students  Moultrie News

The Rotary Club of Mount Pleasant prepares 720 bags of food for East Cooper students once a month at the Lowcountry Food Bank. This food is given to ...

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