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SC jury finds Dennis guilty of stabbing murder of high school student at Lexington Cook Out  Charlotte Observer

A Lexington County, SC, jury on Tuesday found Kierin Dennis guilty of murder in the 2014 knife killing of a 17-year-old Dutch Fork High School student, Da'Von ...

‘I thought he threw a punch’: Former students continue testimony in Lexington 2014 fatal stabbing trial  WIS10

Testimony continued into its third day as a Lexington County jury is tasked with deciding whether a fatal stabbing of a Dutch Fork High School student in 2014 ...

Man arrested after bringing shotgun on to school grounds, Lexington deputies say

LEXINGTON, S.C. — A Lexington man has been arrested after police say he brought a firearm on to the campus of a Lexington high school. James Edward Folk ...

South Carolina man accused in 2014 stabbing back on trial with 'Stand Your Ground' defense  USA TODAY High School Sports

Kierin Dennis is invoking the "Stand Your Ground" defense in the trial for a 2014 stabbing and killing after a high school basketball game.

Lexington County rivalries clash in high school football week two

Another week, another round of matchups between schools within close proximity of each other. Only about nine miles separate Dutch Fork and Irmo. The same ...

Police investigate social media rumors involving South Aiken High  Aiken Standard

South Aiken High School notified parents Friday morning that the school was working with law enforcement to determine the origins of rumors made on social ...

Student seriously injured after being hit by vehicle at Lexington High School  The State

A Lexington High School student is in serious but stable condition after being hit by a vehicle on school grounds Wednesday morning, according to officials.

TMQB WEEK 2 - Rivalry matchups continue  Lexington County Chronicle

Another week, another round of matchups between schools within close proximity of each other.


Members of the 2019 S.C. High School League Class 5A sotball team out of Lexington High School were in attendance at Wildcat Stadium Friday night to ...

Threats against Lexington High prom found not credible. School adding police anyway  The State

After threats to Lexington High School's prom, the event will have increased police. The Lexington Sheriff's Department looked into threats of “shooting up” the ...

McDonald's could be coming to Augusta Hwy, Across from Lexington High

LEXINGTON, S.C. — A McDonald's could be coming to Highway 1 across the street from Lexington High School. People have noticed construction near the ...

Woman killed while running with female fitness group near Lexington High School  The State

A Lexington woman and mother of three was hit and killed while running with her fitness group Tuesday morning. The deadly incident happened on U.S. 1 at ...

Lexington’s new middle school is almost done. Will your child need to change schools?  The State

Beechwood Middle School is a 1200-student campus projected to open in August, and the school board has begun considering a rezoning plan. The new lines ...

Lexington One starts process of buying land for new middle school, relocation to help with overcrowding  WIS10

The Lexington One District has approved new attendance lines for Beechwood Middle- the new school on Highway 378 set to open this August.

Sept. 10: Calendar - Entertainment & Life  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Tuesday, Sept. 1010:30-11 a.m.: Library story time for preschoolers at the Lexington Library, South Main Street. Info: 336 242-2040.2-6 p.m.: Blood drive at ...

Recycling day Aug. 10 at Lexington High  Lexington County Chronicle

Lexington County residents are encouraged to bring electronics, household hazardous waste, paper documents to be shred on-site, donations for male veterans ...

Lexington High School archery team advances to nationals in first year of competing

The Lexington High School archery team has hit the mark in its very first season of competition. LHS qualified for the Eastern Nationals event at the 2019 S.C. ...

Teen arrested after police say he threatened to ‘shoot up’ Lexington High School  The State

A Lexington teenager is under arrest after he made threats against Lexington High School, according to the Lexington County Sheriff's Department. Nicolas ...

UPDATE - Class 5A champion Lexington High School softball team to be honored at Blowfish opener  Lexington County Chronicle

Before kicking off the 2019 baseball season Thursday at Lexington County Baseball Stadium, the Lexington County Blowfish will recognize a local team which ...

Lexington hosts recycling event Saturday

LEXINGTON CO., SC (WOLO) — Are you looking for a way to get rid of some old household items but aren't sure where to trash them? Lexington County has a ...

All-Region Allen named Scholar Athlete

GILBERT, SC (WACH) -- Throughout this Friday Night Rivals season, Carolina Gold Construction will recognize an exceptional student athlete from each ...

Two sets of fraternal twins are major athletes at Lexington High School

LHS basketball players Brooke and Bradley Foulks (left), with Mason Carver and volleyball/track and field athlete Mackenzie Carver. National Center for Health ...

Woman hit, killed near Lexington High School identified

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the name of the woman killed in a pedestrian accident early Tuesday morning. Dianne Sullivan Wells ...


An All-State guard and lacrosse player each made commitments to their respective colleges on Tuesday. Olivia Thompson will walk on at the University of South ...

If voters say yes, here’s what each Lexington-area school would get in building plan  The State

Voters will give Lexington 1 a no or an OK in three weeks on a $365 million loan for school improvements and construction. This is how that money would pay for ...

Lexington One officials tackle middle school overcrowding with new school  WIS10

Leaders in Lexington County District One are considering a proposal to change the attendance lines of three middle schools.

Lexington High principal asks to not spread rumors in light of unfounded threats  WIS10

The principal of Lexington High School sent a memo to students, staff, faculty, and parents after a series of rumors surrounding a threat spread quickly through ...

Aug. 27: Calendar - Entertainment & Life  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Email information for the Calendar to, or mail it to The Calendar, The Dispatch, P.O. Box 908, Lexington, 27293 so it arrives one ...

Meet the Lexington 1 school board candidates  The State

Who is running for the Lexington 1 school board on Election Day, Nov. 6, 2018, in Lexington County South Carolina? Meet the candidates who will be on the ...

A pile of old running shoes, a life lost — and a warning to Lexington drivers  The State

It was cold and rainy Thursday morning, which “Digits” would have hated, members of her running group said. But she would have run anyway. Digits was the ...

Lexington man faces murder trial for 2014 Cookout stabbing following 2016 mistrial  WIS10

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WIS) - The Lexington man charged with fatally stabbing a 17-year-old Dutch Fork High School student in 2014 is standing trial for a second ...

Bond denied for teen accused of threatening to "shoot up" Lexington High School

Seventeen-year-old Nicholas Aaron Schneider appeared in bond court Friday after he was arrested and charged with making threats to "shoot up" Lexington ...

Former Lexington High School football coach Jimmy Satterfield passes away  Lexington County Chronicle

rom the Furman University of Sports Information Office.

A runner was hit and killed in Lexington. She and the driver were at fault, troopers say  The State

Nearly two months after a Lexington woman was hit and killed while running with her fitness group, troopers say both she and the driver who hit her were at fault.

SATURDAY'S HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL PLAYOFFS - Lexington headed to District final, Dutch Fork, Gray Collegiate stay alive  Lexington County Chronicle

A pair of Chronicle Country teams stayed alive in the S.C. High School League playoffs.

Former Lexington High standout earns top-10 finish in LPGA debut  The State

The former Lexington High state champion and Alabama standout finished tied for eighth at the ISPS Handa Vic Open in Victoria Australia.

How much your child’s school gets if voters OK $365M for Lexington-area schools  The State

Voters in Lexington District 1 will decide whether to foot a $365 million bill, which would be used to fund the construction of new schools and renovations at ...

CLASS 5A LOWER STATE CHAMPS Lexington advances to state finals in softball  Lexington County Chronicle

The current Lexington High School softball roster were not even a gleam in their mothers' eyes the last time the program played for a state title.

Leaphart powers way to Scholar Athlete award

GILBERT, SC (WACH) -- Throughout this Friday Night Rivals season, Carolina Gold Construction will recognize an exceptional student athlete from each ...

Lexington High School student is named Miss SC Teen USA, will be in national pageant  The State

Lexington High School senior Allie Richardson was named Miss South Carolina Teen USA at North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center on Dec.

Elliott Pope introduced as new Lexington boys' basketball coach  Lexington County Chronicle

A new era of Lexington High School boys' basketball was ushered in Thursday.

Hannah Kumiyama's 3 HRs sends Lexington to Class 5A Lower State tournament  Lexington County Chronicle

The Lexington Wildcats varsity softball team dominated the Class 5A District 7 championship game, winning by a 15-1 score in five innings.

THURSDAY NIGHT HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS - Lexington rallies from 7-0 deficit for non-region win  Lexington County Chronicle

Down 7-0 in the Bottom 2nd Thursday, the Lexington High School baseball team could have folded Thursday night at Segra Park.

S.C. HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUE SPRING PLAYOFFS - Dutch Fork boys win opener, Lexington prevails on the road  Lexington County Chronicle

The Dutch Fork boys' soccer team began its run at a Class 5A title at home Tuesday night. Led by Damon Williams' 2 goals and an assist, the nationally-ranked ...

Indian-American Shiv Chandra Among 12 Lexington High School Students Honored for Service to the Town and Academic Excellence  India New England

LEXINGTON, MA– Shiv Chandra, who has been involved in peer mentoring and leadership in the Lexington Public schools since 6th grade, is among 12 ...

SAFE Lexington helps prepare students for a safe back-to-school  WIS10

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WIS) - As kids prepare to head back to school, the group SAFE Lexington hosted a safety panel discussion on the importance of sharing the ...

Police found a BB gun in a Lexington school. An arrest was made  The State

After administrators at River Bluff High School received several calls about a weapon in the school, Lexington Police Department found a BB gun hidden in a ...

Lexington High competes in the 5-A State Cheerleading championships.  The State

Lexington High School High School competes in the 5-A State Cheerleading Competition at Colonial Life Arena on Nov. 17, 2018.

​​Lexington clinches playoff spot with win over Chapin  The State

The Lexington Wildcats and Chapin Eagles matched up Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Here is the score and recap.

WELCOME TO THE BIG LEAGUES: Lexington High School catcher gets MLB opportunity  Lexington County Chronicle

This past Sunday was a day of rest for Tampa Bay Rays' catcher Nick Ciuffo. It was the first break for the Mount Pleasant native since he was called up to the ...

Draining 3s and bringing energy: This incoming Gamecock knows her role  The State

South Carolina women's basketball is taking on its first walk-on in several years next season when in-state three-star Olivia Thompson joins the Gamecocks.

Lexington's Olivia Thompson firmly committed to USC basketball

Star Lexington High guard Olivia Thompson had a full scholarship to a Division II school. It took one phone call from University of South Carolina head coach ...

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL - S.C. Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Games conclude in Lexington  Lexington County Chronicle

Wednesday's final day of the S.C. Baseball Coaches All-Star games at Lexington High School saw the North teams win 2 of 3 games. The opening contest saw ...

Lock out lifted at Lexington High School and Lexington Technology Center

LEXINGTON, SC (WACH) - Lexington High School and Lexington Technology Center were in a lock out Friday afternoon.During a lock out the school locks all of ...

WEDNESDAY NIGHT HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS - Lexington goes to 27-0 in reaching Round 2  Lexington County Chronicle

One down, 4 to go for a Class 5A title for the undefeated Lexington High School boys' basketball team.

BOYS SOCCER - Cats Kick Cancer Tournament Opens, Capital City City headed to 3rd Day  Lexington County Chronicle

The opening day of the annual Cats Kick Cancer Campaign opened with the host team playing to a tie.

Lexington County students are getting big money to build robots  The State

There will be at least four new robotics teams in the Lexington 1 school district, thanks in part to a grant by Michelin. In the past several years, the district and ...

SC football coaching legend Jimmy Satterfield dies  The State

Former Furman and Lexington High School football coach Jimmy Satterfield died Monday, May 6, 2019, at the age of 79.

MISS SPORTSARAMA  Lexington County Chronicle

(PHOTO BY DEANA KEISLER) As part of the Lexington Sportsarama at Gilbert High School, a contest was held to determine the inaugural "Miss Sportsarama".

Second-half defense lifts Lexington over Gilbert  The State

The Gilbert Indians and Lexington Wildcats matched up Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, for the first time ever. Here is the score and a game recap.

Lexington plays spoiler at White Knoll’s homecoming. Takeaways fuel Wildcats win  The State

The Lexington Wildcats and White Knoll Timberwolves matched up Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. Here is the score and a game recap.

‘Until we run with you again’: Tributes pour in for SC woman killed during group run  The State

Online tributes poured in Tuesday and Wednesday for a Lexington woman who died after being hit by a truck during a pre-dawn run with her fitness group.

Wife, mother of 3 remembered by fellow runners

LEXINGTON, SC (WACH) --More than 150 runners stood shoulder to shoulder in front of Lexington High School Thursday morning. They formed a prayer circle ...

Construction of new west Lexington McDonald's underway – what's next?  The Lexington Sun

Crews are working clearing and grading land off Augusta Highway west of Lexington for what will be a new McDonald's.

Coach Leaphart retiring after 35 years at Lexington High School

Damone Leaphart has been a Lexington Wildcat since he started school at age six. He graduated from Lexington High School when he was 18. Leaphart left the ...

TOP SEED Lexington girls defeat Dutch Fork to complete sweep of region titles  Lexington County Chronicle

The last meeting between Lexington and Dutch Fork girls basketball teams saw the Lady Wildcats came away with a.

Midlands players, coaches picked for SC Basketball Coaches North-South All-Star games  The State

Thirteen Midlands players and three coaches were picked for SC Basketball Coaches North-South games at Lexington on March 16.

Man who threatened to put students at a Lexington high school in body bags sentenced  The State

The Lexington man with a history of threatening River Bluff High School students and staff, including videos about putting them in body bag, pleaded guilty to ...

Lexington boys' golf win Class 5A Lower State title  Lexington County Chronicle

It was deja vu time Monday at Wescott Plantation for the Lexington boys' golf team. For the 2nd straight week, the Wildcats claimed a tournament title by 1 stroke.


The 2018-19 season became memorable for another reason Thursday for the Lexington boys' basketball team.


The annual S.C. Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Games will take place Tuesday and Wednesday at Lexington High School. The 2-day event will feature ...

Future South Carolina Gamecock Olivia Thompson competes in Lexington 3-point contest  The State

Three-star recruit and future South Carolina women's basketball player Olivia Thompson competes in Lexington High School's 3-point contest on Dec.

S.C. HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUE CLASS 5A BASEBALL FINAL - Silver Foxes fall in extra innings to Blythewood  Lexington County Chronicle

The loud sounds of thunder reverberated at Blythewood High School baseball stadium Saturday during extra innings of Game 1 of the S.C. High School League ...

MONDAY NIGHT HIGH SCHOOL SPRING SPORTS - 17-0! White Knoll finishes undefeated regular season  Lexington County Chronicle

Another Chronicle Country school completes an undefeated regular season for the 1st time.

911 calls released following the death of Lexington Co. runner  WIS10

hilling 911 calls were released of the morning Dianne Sullivan Wells was hit and killed by a car in Lexington County.

5 top Midlands high school football story lines — and our Week 3 predictions  The State

Anticipated Lexington-Gilbert matchup, Blythewood deals with loss of quarterback are among the things to watch for in Week 3 of high school football in the ...

Federal lawsuit against Lexington 1 alleges poor facilities for girls  The State

The parents of a rising ninth-grade female athlete at Lexington High School are asking a federal judge to order Lexington High School and Lexington School ...

New QB comes up big as Lexington outlasts Irmo in Battle of the Dam  The State

Lexington sophomore quarterback Cal Herndon made is first varsity start a memorable one. Herndon threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more, including ...

Tributes pour in for Lexington runner killed on Augusta Highway  WIS10

Victoria Fleischer said members of the Lexington FiA group lost more than a workout partner.

Conway High School basketball team in State’s Elite Eight  WMBF

The city of Conway had a big sendoff Tuesday afternoon for the Conway High School basketball team.

Kumiyama, Olenchuk are the 2018-19 Lexington Chronicle Athletes of the Year  Lexington County Chronicle

The 2019-20 school year Lexington Chronicle Male and Female Athletes of the Year share common traits.

Lexington One responds to rumors that seniors cannot wear cords at graduation

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WACH) During the four-year matriculation of high school many people are excited to show off their academic achievements by wearing stoles ...

Video shows fight between teen girls at Lexington High  WIS

A Lexington High School student has been charged with third-degree assault after a fight in the school's cafeteria Wednesday afternoon.

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.

Woolbright named new head football coach at Lexington High School

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WACH) – Lexington High School has found their man to lead the football team and athletics program. The Lexington County School ...

SC ranks sixth deadliest state for pedestrians. How some hope to change that  The State

South Carolina ranks as the sixth-deadliest state for pedestrians. A coalition of Midlands and Lowcountry advocacy groups are pushing a bill to make SC roas ...

TUESDAY NIGHT BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS - Lexington rolls past West Florence 86-53  Lexington County Chronicle

It was a 5-star opening playoff performance for Region 5-5A champion Lexington High School girls' basketball Tuesday at home.

HIGH SCHOOL GOLF - Gilbert wins 6th straight region title  Lexington County Chronicle

The Gilbert boys' golf team won the Region 5-3A tournament Tuesday at the Ponderosa Golf Club in Batesburg-Leesville. The Indians dominated with a score of ...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL - Lexington County natives Carroll, Register contribute at Garnet and Black Spring Game  Lexington County Chronicle

The Garnet team rallied with two 4th quarter touchdowns to pull out a 28-16 win over Black at the annual Spring Game Saturd.

Chronicle Country players selected to All-Star Games  Lexington County Chronicle

The post-season for prep basketball means the start of All-Star Games around the Midlands. On Saturday, the 4th annual S.C. Junior Showcase and Columbia ...

Chapin, Mid-Carolina win competitive cheer championships  The State

Chapin won the Class 5A competitive cheerleading championship and Mid-Carolina won the 3A title Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 at Colonial Life Arena.

Lexington High softball field unsafe, players’ parents say  The State

Tanya McCraw is upset that her daughter plays softball at Lexington High School on a field with problems that existed when she tried out for the team in 1992.

Two teens charged in vandalism case at Lexington High  The State

Two Lexington County teens have been charged in a vandalism case at Lexington High School.

Notebook: Lexington’s Wildcat Stadium nearly complete  The State

Construction workers were busy putting some of the final touches of the renovations at Lexington High School's Wildcat Stadium on Wednesday.

TUESDAY NIGHT SPRING BREAK SPORTS - Lexington softball wins Chiefs Beach Blast  Lexington County Chronicle

The trip to the Grand Strand yielded a tournament championship for the Lexington softball team.

Midlands man killed walking across highway identified by Lexington County coroner  The State

A 44-year-old Midlands man was walking across Augusta Highway when he was struck and killed by a vehicle, according to the Lexington Coutny Coroner's ...

Two Lexington High wrestlers charged with assault after locker room incident  WIS

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Two Lexington High School students are facing charges after an incident following a wrestling team workout last month.

Lawsuit: SC teen's 2016 death related to football team's practice punishment in summer heat  WIS

The family of a River Bluff High School football player who died during practice two years ago has now filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL - McEwen's walkoff RBI lifts Lexington to a 12-inning victory  Lexington County Chronicle

Camden Post 17 was 1 out away from moving a step closer to clinching the South Carolina American Legion League 3 title Tuesday night at Lexington Sports ...

Former Lexington High catcher Nick Ciuffo suspended 50 games by MLB  WIS

Tampa Bay Rays minor league catcher Nick Ciuffo has been reportedly suspended by Major League Baseball for 50 games today after testing positive for a ...

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