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A group of high-school students studying construction and welding at the Barnwell County Career Center recently learned about career opportunities at one of the largest construction projects …

Seventeen musically inclined students from across Barnwell County traveled to Dorman High School in Roebuck, S.C. on April 13 for the Carolina Winter Ensemble Association’s (CWEA) …

During their March 14 meeting, the Rotary Club of Barnwell County honored four students for displaying service above self. The club bestows “Service Above Self” awards each month to one …

Historical figures such as Rosa Parks, Babe Ruth, Muhammad Ali, Walt Disney, and Clara Barton were brought to life by Barnwell Primary School (BPS) second graders at the Feb. 16 Living History …

The Barnwell County School District (BCSD) is offering parents and students a school of choice option in the 2024-2025 school year. The deadline to apply to attend a school outside of your …

Fifty students from Howard University in Washington, D.C. made the trip down the east coast to spend their spring break mentoring students in Barnwell and Allendale counties. Since 1994, Howard …

Consolidation update, new programs, and policy approval were topics of discussion at the Barnwell County School District (BCSD) meeting on February 27. New Programs Blackville-Hilda High School …

Savannah River Mission Completion (SRMC), the liquid waste contractor at Savannah River Site (SRS), donated $15,000 to Barnwell Elementary School to enhance its science, technology, engineering, and …

A group of Barnwell middle schoolers turned trash into art. Litter control deputy Darlene Sanders challenged students across Barnwell County to participate in Palmetto Pride’s Eco-Art Exhibit …

Guinyard-Butler Middle School held their Social Studies Parent Night and School Improvement Council (SIC) Fall Festival on November 7. Students and parents participated in numerous games and …

Consolidated campus rumors cleared by board

Questions of how the new Barnwell County School District (BCSD) will be structured have been circulating - where will the new consolidated high school be? Will Pre-K through eighth grade remain in …

Class of 1993 donates to Barnwell High

The Barnwell High School (BHS) Class of 1993 donated $1,839.56 to their alma mater. This donation came after the class’ 30-year reunion celebration and was given in honor of the late Dorothy Perry, …

Methods of providing mental health services to students and staff was a focus at the Barnwell County School Board’s (BCSD) October 24 meeting. Superintendent Dr. Crissie Stapleton thanked the …

Sergeant Donald Danner played a vital role in establishing D.A.R.E in Barnwell County as a school resource officer (SRO). Now, he is continuing his 41-year career in law enforcement serving in a …

Although newly released school report cards by the South Carolina Department of Education show that students in Barnwell and Allendale counties are falling behind in most subjects, the report cards …

The Barnwell County School District (BCSD) board did not let a brief power outage stop them from addressing the needs of the district. Board members were discussing the recently created Barnwell …

Barnwell and Allendale counties are preparing for Hurricane Idalia. On Tuesday, August 29, Gov. Henry McMaster declared a State of Emergency in preparation for the potential effects from Hurricane …

Swiss Krono donated $5,000 to Foodshare Bamberg in an effort to bring fresh produce to all fall athletes in Barnwell County. Athletes and band members at Blackville-Hilda High School (BHHS), …

The Barnwell County School District (BCSD) Board of Trustees met on August 22 at the Williston-Elko High School auditorium for their monthly meeting. The next meeting will be held on September 26 …

Stapleton to lead county-wide district

Dr. Crystal "Crissie" Stapleton has been selected to serve as the superintendent of the recently formed Barnwell County School District (BCSD). “Barnwell County School District Board of Trustees …

The Barnwell High Scarlet Knights have a new theme, two new directors, and a few new students as they prepare for the new season. The marching band held their band camp the last two weeks of July. …

Consolidation board holds first meeting

Members of the newly created transitional Barnwell County School District Board of Trustees were sworn in at their first meeting on July 25 held at the Barnwell County Career Center (BCCC). On the …

BLUFFTON -- The Chancellor's List recognizes University of South Carolina Beaufort undergraduate degree-seeking students with superb records of academic performance. Ja'Niyah Beaver of …

Teachers from Aiken, Orangeburg and Barnwell counties in South Carolina recently learned what it takes to successfully lead students to a future in the nuclear industry during the Savannah River …

ROCHESTER, NY -- Jackson Self of Barnwell was named to the Dean's List at Rochester Institute of Technology for the spring semester of the 2022-2023 academic year. Self is in the film and animation …

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