Post and Courier
Bring Commission on Higher Education into merger talks
So far the debate over merging the College of Charleston and the Medical University of South Carolina has largely taken place in the political arena.
Florence District One finalizes superintendent candidates
The candidates are: Angela Bain, Ph.D., Chief Human Resources Officer of School District Five of Lexington and Richland Counties, Irmo; Scott J. Mercer, Ph.D., Superintendent of Spartanburg School District Two, Boiling Springs; Terri Mozingo, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent, Research and Accountability, Durham Public Schools, Durham, North ... (more)
FMU's Performing Arts Center to present Flamenco Vivo Carlota on March 13
FLORENCE, SC Area students are invited to attend a performance to be held at Francis Marion University's Performing Arts Center on March 13. The performance will consist of two showings of the nation's premier Flamenco and Spanish dance companies, Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana.
Inclement weather postpones FMU baseball and tennis matches
Inclement weather in the South Carolina area has forced schedule changes for the Francis Marion University baseball team and the men's and women's tennis teams.
Three awarded Marion Medallions for service to the Pee Dee
Three Pee Dee residents were recognized with Marion Medallions for their contributions and service to the people of the Pee Dee.
Florence's medical school still on track, officials say
On March 12, a judge will hear the appeal against Florence's Design Review Board's decision to allow Florence's Trust building to be demolished.
Charleston City Paper
Bob Jones grad writing book about queer life at the college
On Feb. 19, Lance Weldy was in New York City giving a lecture about what it's like being a gay student at the fundamentalist Bob Jones University in Upstate South Carolina.