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Florence-Penrose School District: Meeting ADA standards reason behind move to close middle school  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE — In a move to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act standards, the Florence-Penrose School District is pursuing a plan that would shut down ...

Florence-Penrose School Board working on eliminating middle school  Canon City Daily Record

Recently, the Florence-Penrose School Board set the wheels in motion to significantly improve educational programming for two specific groups of students: our ...

West, Wilson boys open at home; Darlington gets bye  SCNow

FLORENCE – There's no use crying over spilt milk, West Florence High School boys basketball coach Daryl Jarvis said.

School district consolidation would close Florence Middle School, create 7-12 campus  KOAA 5

FREMONT COUNTY, Colo. – Florence High School, the “Home of the Huskies,” could soon get some younger Huskies walking their halls. The Fremont RE-2 ...

Citadel football signs 13 to boost recruiting haul to 27, most since 2012  Charleston Post Courier

Citadel football signed 13 players on Wedneday, boosting the Bulldogs' haul to 27 players for the 2019 recruiting class.

1 in custody following alleged threat for Florence High School  KKTV 11 News

All schools in Fremont RE-2 and RE-1 school districts were on lockout Wednesday. The districts are located in the Florence area.

Florence High School valedictorian shares graduation moment with brother  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE — Florence High School valedictorian Emily Ovnicek shared the limelight with her brother during her farewell address to her fellow graduates ...

The Citadel Adds 13 to Signing Class  Live 5 News WCSC

CHARLESTON, S.C. –The Citadel head football coach Brent Thompson has announced the signing of 13 future cadet-athletes who will attend The Citadel and ...

Florence's Fremont Elementary School welcomes new elementary principal  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE — Fremont Elementary School is welcoming a new principal this year. Connie Parker is replacing Jan Draper, who recently accepted a role as the ...

Fremont County Sheriff's Office: Suspect in Florence shooting hasn't been identified  Canon City Daily Record

The suspect in a reported burglary and shooting in Florence has not been identified, according to the Fremont County Sheriff's Office.

Centre school welcomes pair of new instructors | Marion County Record | Jan. 24, 2019  Marion County Record

After two Centre teachers resigned earlier this year, two others have been hired to fill their positions. Josie Patterson. A second-semester job fit the bill for Josie ...

Former Florence High School student charged with misdemeanor for Facebook post that caused school lockouts  Canon City Daily Record

A former Florence High School student was charged with a misdemeanor after allegedly creating a threatening social media post ahead of school walkout ...

2018 Florence Husky discount cards available  Canon City Daily Record

The all-new 2018 Husky discount cards are here and available for sale from any of the Florence High School football or volleyball athletes or can be purchased ...

West Florence HS dismissing early following social media threat

Extra deputies are at West Florence High School Friday morning following a threat against the school on social media. Some parents alerted ABC 15 News to ...

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

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 ...

Student arrested for having gun on campus at Florence High School  ABC15 Arizona

A student has been arrested for having a semi-automatic gun in his backpack while at Florence High School Wednesday.

Florence to host 91st annual Pioneer Days  Canon City Daily Record

Florence to host 91st annual Pioneer Days. Florence's Pioneer Day Board announces its 91st annual Florence Pioneer Days, themed "Our Pioneer Stories.

New Florence-Penrose School District superintendent looks ahead as school year approaches  Canon City Daily Record

As the school year quickly approaches, new Florence-Penrose School District Superintendent Dr. Brenda Krage is already looking at what areas the district is ...

Florence High tabbed a 'School of Distinction' | Education  Times Daily

FLORENCE — The Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools has selected Florence High School as one of three 'Schools of Distinction" in District 7.

Florence Pioneer Days celebration features three days of events  Canon City Daily Record

Florence Pioneer Days kicks off with the crowning of the Pioneer Days Royalty at 7 p.

Social media threat at W. Florence HS; parents upset

FLORENCE, S.C. (WPDE) — Some parents of students at West Florence High School are pretty upset over a picture circulating on Facebook threatening ...

Florence 1 Schools considering referendum to build more schools

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 ...

Fremont Civic Theatre brings back 'Annie,' debuts this Friday  Canon City Daily Record

The Fremont Civic Theatre will present "Annie," the classic Broadway musical about a young orphaned girl and her experiences.

West Florence HS evacuated after small fire in boys' bathroom

Students at West Florence High School have been evacuated from the building after a fire in the boys' bathroom, according to Florence 1 Schools ...

Florence Huskies wrestling to host Lamar on Thursday night  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE — The Bob Masse led Huskies are set to host the Lamar Savages this Thursday at Florence High School.

Burglary victim shot in Florence, suspect at large  Colorado Springs Gazette

Florence authorities are searching for a burglar who shot a resident Tuesday night.

BoE suspends former Florence HS principal's license

A former educator in Florence has temporarily lost her teaching license. The South Carolina Board of Education issued an order of suspension for Pamela ...

Florence lines up number of Fourth of July events  Canon City Daily Record

The City of Florence has lined up a number of Fourth of July events this year for residents to celebrate Independence Day.

South Florence high school principal reassigned

The head principal at South Florence High School, Carol Hill, has been reassigned, according to Florence School District One (FSD1) Public Information Officer ...

Dozens run to raise money for Florence High School Cross Country

What better way to raise money for cross country than with a 5k race.The three high schools in Forence had their Chick Fil A back to school 5k Saturday.

Florence High School students write, direct play to benefit the Rialto Theater  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE — Students at Florence High School will put on an original play, "Twelve Too Many," from Jan. 18-20 in the Florence High School auditorium.

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 ...

Florence introduces Rod Davis as new head football coach  WLBT

Florence High School introduced its new head football coach Tuesday. Rod Davis joins the FHS staff after spending 4 years at Northwest Rankin as their ...

Florence Huskies worked in off-season to get better, kick off season Friday night at Rocky Ford  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE -- The Florence Huskies football team looks to kick the season off right on the road Friday night against the Rocky Ford Meloneers.

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

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

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'.

Florence voters to cast ballots on $200 million referendum for new schools

Florence 1 Schools Board of Trustees approved a referendum to go before voters on February 26 for $200 million to build four new schools and renovate three ...

Florence homecoming parade tonight | Local News  Times Daily

FLORENCE — Motorists traveling downtown tonight should be aware some streets will be closed as a part of the Florence High School homecoming parade.

West Florence High School names new coaches

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 High School honors 74 seniors at graduation ceremony  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE — In a night filled with reflections on memories and thoughts about the future, Florence High School's class of 2017 officially graduated Friday in a ...

Attorney: Florence High School sent message school had an official religion  Canon City Daily Record

The Florence-Penrose School District superintendent says there is a separation of church and state in the district, but a teacher in the district disagrees. Robert ...

Finalists for Florence-Penrose School District meet with community in public forum  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE — The search is down to two finalists for the Florence-Penrose School District superintendent position, and on Friday those two finalists got a ...

New service learning launches recycling program at Florence High School  Times Daily

FLORENCE — Florence High School is the owner of more than 100 recycle bins that were deliver… Loading... Loading... Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email; Print ...

West Florence High School Students want more security

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 ...

Florence High School's "Big Blue" band to replace several instruments  Times Daily

FLORENCE — The Florence High School "Big Blue" marching band will soon be the recipient of 34 new instruments.

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

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 ...

Some Florence students win fight to get more graduation tickets

Florence, S.C. (WPDE) — Several Wilson High School students who spoke out against having only 10 tickets issued for high school graduation ceremonies this ...

Florence Huskies falls short against Rocky Ford  Canon City Daily Record

Huskies lose heartbreaker to Crowley CountyThe Florence Lady Huskies lost a heartbreaker 31-33 to the Crowley County Chargers in an away game Saturday.

Light at the end of the tunnel for Florence High School, stadium repairs  Canon City Daily Record

Florence — After a number of public and school board meetings, construction and architectural evaluations, lawyer consults and a years-long lawsuit, ...

Florence High School sophomore paints mural at Fremont Elementary  Canon City Daily Record

When Alicia Archuleta went to Fremont Elementary School, the walls in the cafeteria were made up of plain solid bricks.

Substitute teacher turns herself into police, accused of having sexual encounter with a student  WAAY

A grand jury returned an indictment for alleged sexual contact involving a student and substitute teacher.

Partners with P-TECH share update on Cañon City High School program  Canon City Daily Record

Twenty Cañon City High School students in the 2019-20 school year will begin a trek toward not only earning a high school diploma but getting some significant ...

Cañon City Tigers rolls in 81-52 win over Rocky Ford  Canon City Daily Record

It's hard to find a flaw with the Cañon City High School boys basketball team in the first half. The Tigers scored 51 points in the first half on its way to an 81-52 ...

Florence Lady Huskies gain experience in home tourney  Canon City Daily Record

FLORENCE — The Florence Huskies girls basketball team went 1-2 in the Husky Holiday Invitational, which wrapped up Saturday.

Florence High School Band to host 10th annual arts and crafts fair  Canon City Daily Record

The Florence High School Band will host the 10th annual arts and crafts fair from 9 a.

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 ...

Florence District One releases West Florence High School carbon monoxide testing report

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 ...

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

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 ...

Cañon City School District names new middle school principal  Canon City Daily Record

Cañon City Middle School has a new principal as part of some changes to the district's staff. During Monday's school board meeting, current Director of Special ...

West Florence High School head football coach resigns

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

West Florence High School has new security features

West Florence High School has new security measures in place at the school, according to district administrators.The school now has frosted windows in the ...

District: No carbon monoxide found at West Florence High School

Florence School District One tested for carbon monoxide exposure in a classroom at West Florence High School Friday, after some parents expressed their ...

Florence interim superintendent responds to concerns at West Florence High School

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

Longtime West Florence High School principal resigns

Pam Quick has resigned as principal of West Florence High School only a few days after being placed on administrative leave with pay, according to Pamela ...

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

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

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 athletic director stepping down

Trey Woodberry said he's stepping down as the athletic director at West Florence High School, but will remain as the school's head football coach.Woodberry ...

Deputies investigating threat at South Florence High, officers expected on campus Friday

Deputies are investigating a threat that was made toward South Florence High School, according to Chief Deputy Glen Kirby with the Florence County Sheriff's ...

Deputies investigating harassment allegations involving West Florence High School

Deputies are looking into harassment allegations at West Florence High School, according to Major Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff's Office.

Student arrested after loaded gun found on West Florence High School campus

A student has been charged with having a gun on school property after a school resource officer found a pistol in his truck at West Florence High School, ...

New security system in Florence City Schools does instant background check  WAAY

If you go to any school in Florence be prepared to bring a state issued ID.

Lessons from the Phantom | Education  Times Daily

FLORENCE — Students in the Drama and Fine Arts program at Florence High School on Wednesday learned from one of the best actors on Broadway.

Fremont County Livestock Sale: Dixon Lawson has produced top market beef six times  Canon City Daily Record

Dixon Lawson has produced grand champion market beef six of the 11 years that he's been in 4-H. The 18-year-old said the profit he has made through the ...

Fellows in Education gives local leaders a close look at school operations  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Through a three-way partnership among Florence One Schools, The School Foundation and the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce, ...

Florence School District One high schools to get metal detectors in May  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Metal detectors will be installed at the three Florence School District One high schools and two other educational facilities by the beginning of May.

Prep Roundup: Florence wrestling records two wins | Sports  Times Daily

FLORENCE — The Florence wrestling team earned a pair of wins Thursday night as the Falcons hosted matches against East Limestone and Deshler.

Parents, students upset over FSD1 graduation tickets, start petition

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

For parents, it's a different choice of schools, but for Fremont County school districts, it's a loss of millions  Canon City Daily Record

Every day since Cheryl Easter's daughter started kindergarten, she has driven her from Florence to Cañon City for school.

West Florence High School boys' basketball coach resigns

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.

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.

TimesDaily Boys Classic: Lexington rolls past Colbert Heights  Times Daily

FLORENCE — Lexington took advantage of its size inside to build a big early lead and the Golden Bears went on to beat Colbert Heights 72-51 in the first round.

Tropical storm Florence: Downgraded yet dangerous, here's what comes next  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON, N.C. — Tropical storm Florence, which came ashore as a hurricane, has already proven to be not just powerful and destructive but wildly ...

West Florence High School's longtime principal on paid leave

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

Hurricane Florence remains 'life-threatening storm' despite weakening Wednesday night  USA TODAY

Hurricane Florence was downgraded to Category 2 late Wednesday night but remained a clear danger to the East Coast with "life-threatening" storm surge and ...

Florence One School Board agrees to provides services to Florence Four  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Florence One School Board met for a special called meeting on Monday where it approved to help Florence School District Four in Timmonsville with ...

Administration changes at West Florence High School

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

Florence aftermath: 35 dead; flooding leaves North Carolina residents seeking food, water  USA TODAY

Prosperous, vibrant Wilmington opened distribution centers for food, water and tarps Tuesday as officials in the North Carolina city struggled to feed a population ...

Coworkers remember Florence teen tragically killed

Florence, S.C. (WPDE) — Those who worked with and knew 19-year-old Vernita “Nita” White held a balloon release ceremony for her outside the Burger King ...

TimesDaily Boys Classic: Brooks, Lauderdale County, Florence all win  Times Daily

FLORENCE — Even as his team was pulling away with a win, Brooks boys basketball coach Brian Wright longed for one of his players to stand firm and draw a.

More than 1 million to flee as Hurricane Florence rips toward East Coast  USA TODAY

Mandatory evacuations were underway Monday in the Carolinas and more are scheduled for Tuesday as Hurricane Florence strengthened to a Category 4 ...

Here's how you can help after Florence  USA TODAY

After Florence's slow, perilous plod across the Carolinas – dumping torrents of rain that led to devastating floods – charities and aid groups are kicking into high ...

Air Force Academy Band's 'Wind Masterworks' group to perform Feb. 2  Canon City Daily Record

Fremont County Community Concert Association and Florence High School are proud to be sponsoring a concert presented by the Air Force Academy Band's ...

Hurricane Florence path shift 'bizarre,' could bring 'catastrophic flooding' to Southeast  USA TODAY

The weird saga of Hurricane Florence, which has already carved an unprecedented path across the Atlantic, is forecast to persist with a strange stall and trek ...

Florence High mourns teens killed | News, Sports, Jobs  Iron Mountain Daily News

FLORENCE, Wis. — Two Florence High School students killed in a crash Friday morning were being remembered as quickly getting involved despite being with ...

Hurricane Florence: Will the fierce storm hit upstate New York?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Hurricanes have brought rain, wind and flooding to upstate New York in the past. Will Florence be next?

Teacher sues Florence district for alleged promotion of religion  Chalkbeat Colorado

A teacher Tuesday filed suit against the Florence school district, claiming unconstitutional promotion of religion at the district's high school.

Florence High choral director resigns | Education  Times Daily

FLORENCE — The Florence school board during a called meeting today approved the resignation of Florence High School choral director Brad White.

Florence High School sophomore Sierra Francis named Apple Day Queen  Canon City Daily Record

PENROSE — Florence High School sophomore Sierra Francis set out to follow in her older sister's footsteps when she threw her name into the ring for the Apple ...

Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina. What's next for the weekend?  USA TODAY

Although Hurricane Florence has made landfall in North Carolina, deadly and dangerous storm surge will continue to plague the region.

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.

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