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Darlington Hires Raymond Jennings to lead Football team  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington High School announced Wednesday that Raymond Jennings will be the school's new head varsity football coach.

Darlington High School group is giving back to the communtiy.  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Falcon Young Men of Distinction at Darlington High School spend their time mentoring younger students and volunteering.

Darlington High students begin big brother mentorship at Brunson-Dargan Elementary  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Falcon Young Men of Distinction at Darlington High School believe a gentleman can be any age.

Darlington introduces new football, volleyball coaches  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DARLINGTON, SC (WBTW) - On Friday afternoon, Darlington High School introduced their new football and volleyball coaches. News 13 was there for the press ...

Two groups of gentlemen: Darlington High students begin mentoring relationship at Brunson-Dargan Elementary  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – A gentleman is a gentleman, regardless of age. At least, that's what Darlington High School's Falcon Young Men of Distinction are working ...

Darlington boys survive Hartsville surge, sweep Red Foxes  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – With the Region 6-4A title already wrapped up, pride was all that was on the line for Darlington High School's boys basketball team on ...

Musical Festival draws more than 240 students from Darlington County schools  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – More than 240 students from across the Darlington County School District participated on Jan. 8 in the fifth annual All-County Music ...

Darlington High School placed on lockdown | News  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington High School is under a lockdown while police investigate a message that was found at the school, a district spokesperson said ...

Gerald Harrison inducted into Darlington High School Athletics Hall of Fame  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Gerald Harrison was inducted into the Darlington High School Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday night.

Jones resigns as Darlington High football coach  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – John Jones Jr. has resigned after four seasons as the head football coach at Darlington High School.

Jazz Green inducted into Darlington High School Hall of Fame  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Jazz Green was inducted into the Darlington High School Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday night.

Darlington High School hires Michael Jordan as new athletics director  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington High School hired Michael Jordan to be its new athletics director, the Darlington County School District announced Tuesday.

260 graduate from Darlington High School  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Falcon pride soared as 260 Darlington High School graduates received their diplomas during the school's commencement ceremony on ...

SC State Football Assistant to Enter Darlington High Hall of Fame

South Carolina State football assistant Gerald Harrison is one of two people scheduled to be inducted into the Darlington High School (DHS) Athletics Hall of ...

Laura Privette named 2018-19 Darlington County School District Teacher of the Year  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – North Hartsville Elementary School's Laura Privette will represent Darlington County School District as Teacher of the Year for 2018-19.

Darlington Senior Night | Gallery  SCNow

Darlington High School presented its seniors Thursday night at the halftime of the Darlington-Hartsville football games. Students from athletics were recognized ...

Marion vs Darlington | Sports  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Darlington High School Basketball Coach Anthony Heilbronn's Falcons delivered in Thursday's 66-56 win against Marion in the first round of ...

Old school: St. John's Elementary celebrates 200 years of educating students in Darlington County School District  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – When St. John's Elementary School opened its doors in 1818, the city of Darlington did not yet exist. Two hundred years later, St. John's ...

Darlington County schools district announces Teacher of the Year finalists  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – The Darlington County School District has announced the five finalists for 2018-19 District Teacher of the Year.

Darlington County Schools announce 2018 graduation schedule | News  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – The Darlington County School District Tuesday announced the dates, times and locations for all Class of 2018 graduation ceremonies.

Darlington Christmas Parade | News  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Darlington rang in the holidays late Sunday afternoon with its annual Christmas parade.

Darlington County school teachers awarded $10,000 in grants  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DARLINGTON, SC - The Darlington County Education Foundation (DCEF) awarded nearly $10000 in grants Wednesday that will benefit more than a dozen ...

Danny Kareem Williamson  SCNow

Danny KareemWilliamsonDARLINGTON -- Funeral *service* for Mr. Danny Kareem "Mane" Williamson will be conducted 2:00 PM Friday, July 13, 2018 at ...

Myrtle Beach football at Darlington rescheduled for noon Saturday  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- The Darlington High School football team's game hosting Myrtle Beach, originally scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday, will now start at noon ...

PREP ROUNDUP: Darlington beats West Florence boys in Turkey Shootout  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Darlington's Ja'quan Scott made four 3-pointers to score a game-high 25 points Tuesday to lead Darlington to a 69-50 victory over West ...

Darlington County school bus involved in wreck

A school bus belonging to the Darlington County School District has been involved in a wreck early Friday morning on Indian Branch Road in Darlington, ...

More than 240 student-musicians shine in Fifth Annual DCSD All-County Music Festival  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – In an inspiring and entertaining evening, more than 240 students from across the Darlington County School District participated in the Fifth ...

Police charge Darlington High student after machete found in his truck  WMBF

A Darlington High School student was arrested last Thursday after a school resource officer found a machete in the back of his truck.

Cortney Gehrke named principal of Darlington High School  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – The Darlington County Board of Education voted Monday night to appoint Cortney Gehrke principal of Darlington High School. Gerhke ...

Lee Central legend Knox set for induction into SCBCA Hall of Fame  Sumter Item

Lee Central High School's longtime varsity boys basketball head coach LaVerne Knox is in his final season of coaching after three decades, and the highly ...

Darlington beats Marion, sets up second-round matchup with Hartsville  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Darlington can attack with the 3-pointer or zing with a sharp cut to the basket.

Interim principal named at Darlington High School | News  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Cortney Gehrke is the interim principal at Darlington High School, the Darlington County School District announced Tuesday.

Fatal wreck on Old Society Hill Road in Darlington County

One person is dead following a single vehicle wreck in Darlington County Friday evening, according to Sonny Collins with South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Jasper County AD leaving for new position  The Island Packet

Former Jasper County athletic director Michael K. Jordan has accepted a position as Darlington High School athletic director.

Darlington County students prepare for life outside the classroom  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – “Every child matters every day,” said Lynette Jordan, director of exceptional education for the Darlington County School District.

Turkey Shootout starts Monday  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – This year's Turkey Shootout once again brings plenty of intrigue, as it will be played this year not only at West Florence High School but also ...

Darlington High's Heilbronn named basketball coach  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington High School announced this week that Anthony Heilbronn, a social studies teacher at the school, will serve as the new varsity ...

Hartsville High, Pate Elementary and Carolina Elementary get new principals  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Darlington County Board of Education members named three new principals at their May 14 board meeting.

Darlington County School District announces STAND winners  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Students from across the Darlington County School District earned recognition last week during the 2018 STAND Awards Ceremony at St.

Former St. John's basketball coach Dave Neilson dies  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Dave Neilson, who coached what was then St. John's High School to the 1983 Class 3A boys' state basketball championship with a 27-0 ...

Darlington school celebrates 200 years of education  WMBF

St. John's Elementary in Darlington celebrated 200 years of education this week. Friday morning, they wrapped up a week-long commemoration with hundreds ...

Darlington High School Football Practice | Local News  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- High School football players this week took to their practice fields ahead… Falcons have youth movement afoot. DARLINGTON, S.C. ...

Darlington high school battle of the bands promotes community fellowship  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DARLINGTON (WBTW) - Darlington High School put on a Battle of the Bands Saturday to raise money for the student musicians.The band needs money for their ...

Flynn, Hinnant lead FMU baseball to season-opening 11-1 win over SWU  SCNow

FLORENCE - Senior right-hander Evan Flynn tossed six quality innings and senior right fielder Cole Hinnant drove in three runs on three hits as Francis Marion ...

Darlington County schools 2018 Art in Business grand prize winners announced  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Twenty-two outstanding student-artists from the Darlington County School District earned recognition on March 18 during the 2018 Art in ...

Darlington native Anson Yarborough to coach Carolina Havoc  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Anson Yarborough played for a Florence arena football team. Now, he'll coach one.

2017 Darlington High School Graduation | Gallery  SCNow

Nearly 250 students of Darlington High School graduated in front of thousands of family and friends at the Florence Civic Center on Friday, June 2, 2017.

Striking a chord: Band director leads flourishing program at Darlington High  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Music has always been a part of Brendan Johnson's life, long before he became the band director for the Darlington High School ...

PREP ROUNDUP: South Florence boys sink North Charleston  SCNow

MYRTLE BEACH — Justice Jackson scored 36 points Monday night to lead South Florence to a 92-79 victory over North Charleston at the Carolina Forest ...

SC Sweet Potato Festival | Entertainment  SCNow

Sights from the 36th South Carolina Sweet Potato Festival Saturday in Darlington.

Darlington vs. Hartsville football gallery | Gallery  SCNow

The Hartsville Red Foxes remained updefeated with a 48-0 win over the Darlington Falcons Thursday night in Region 6 action.

Cross-country meet at Wilson High School | Gallery  SCNow

Cross-Country runners from around the area gathered for a meet Tuesday at Wilson High School.

Red Apple Passes available for Darlington County residents  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington County residents wishing to participate in the Darlington County School District's Red Apple Pass program now have three ...

Howle retiring as Darlington boys' basketball coach at season's end  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. --. Ken Howle is retiring as Darlington High School's boys' basketball coach at season's end. This is his 13th year as coach, and his career ...

Marlboro County could be back to the form of state contender years  SCNow

BENNETTSVILLE, S.C. – Marlboro County coach Dean Boyd has been waiting for a season like this. He sure doesn't want to experience what happened during ...

NMB Basketball Takes Two From Darlington  North Myrtle Beach Times

After the girls lost 57-47 and the boys were beaten 62-48 last Friday at Wilson, the Lady Chiefs and Chiefs teams came roaring back to take two games from ...

West Florence boys vs. Darlington in Turkey Shootout  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- The West Florence boys played host to Darlington on Tuesday night in the winners' bracket of the Turkey Shootout. Darlington won 69-50.

Several local football games rescheduled due to threat of inclement weather  WMBF

Several varsity high school football games in our area have been rescheduled due to the threat of inclement weather on Friday.

Hartsville High softball complex to be named Phyllis Griggs Park  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – The softball complex on the campus of Hartsville High School will be named Phyllis Griggs Park in recognition of Griggs' 38 years as a ...

'They were really good people,' Dozens gather at vigil to remember Douglas-Rouse family

Dozens gathered Saturday night for a vigil remembering the Douglas-Rouse family.Five members of the family were killed in a car crash last Friday.Darlington's ...

Carolina Elementary’s Claire Smith wins 2018 holiday card art contest  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Christmas came a little early for Claire Smith, a first grader at Carolina Elementary School, when the Darlington County School District ...

Tomeka Ashley Up close & Personal  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. -. Tomeka Ashley is a cashier at Carolina Pines Hospital Café. She has worked at Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center for the past four ...

Darlington High principal resigns for Fort Dorchester job  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Dr. Greg Harrison, principal of Darlington High School, has announced his resignation to so he can assume the job of principal of Fort ...

Darlington 14-year-old beats NASCAR champion Kyle Busch on go-kart track  SCNow

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Kyle Busch won the 2015 Cup championship, and he's leading this year's standings. But Tuesday at Broadway Grand Prix, he had ...

Darlington vs. South Florence Boys' Basketball | Gallery  SCNow

Darlington High School hosted the boys' varsity basketball game against South Florence on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. The Darlington Falcons won, 60-48.

Darlington vs. Marlboro County Football | Gallery  SCNow

Darlington High School hosted the varsity football game against Marlboro County on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017. Marlboro County won, 40-7.

Cromer becomes first Darlington high school volleyball player to sign letter of intent  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Breanna “Bree” Cromer, a Darlington High School senior, became the school's first volleyball player to sign a letter of intent to play at a ...

Performing anthem a thrill for Hanson  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – On Sunday evening at Darlington Raceway, Hanson performed the national anthem before the 69th running of the Bojangles' Southern ...

Police: Darlington teacher and staff member arrested for failing to report abuse by pastor  WMBF

A substitute teacher and staff member from Darlington High School were recently arrested for failing to report alleged abuse by a pastor who is accused of ...

Darlington boys hold home court, beating South Florence  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – This much is known about Darlington boys' basketball: The Falcons enjoy attempting 3-pointers.

Florence-Darlington Tech graduates hear message on dedication, perseverance  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — More than 400 Florence-Darlington Technical College students earned diplomas in a variety of different fields, but they all earned the same ...

Hartsville Softball Tryouts | Gallery  SCNow

The Hartsville Area of Darlington County Parks, Recreation and Tourism held girls' softball clinics and evaluations Saturday at the Emmanuel Christian School ...

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 ...

Darlington County Intervention School offers college courses in partnership with FDTC  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. - Students at the Darlington County Intervention School now can take college courses through Florence-Darlington Technical College, the ...

Country music star Clay Walker to perform Bojangles’ Southern 500 pre-race concert  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Highlighting its award-winning Throwback Weekend, celebrating “7 Decades of NASCAR,” Darlington Raceway has announced that ...

Warren Coker hired as West Florence volleyball coach  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Warren Coker was is the new volleyball coach at West Florence High School.

DCSD announces registration dates, times & information  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DARLINGTON, S.C. (PRESS RELEASE)- Though students may not be thinking about returning to school, school district staff and many parents are counting the ...

McCullough eyes state, Darlington boys' cross-country record  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. — Earl McCullough visualizes it, running in Saturday's SCHSL state cross country meet in Columbia.

Darlington vs. Crestwood Football | Gallery  SCNow

The Darlington Falcons held their Homecoming game on Friday, Sept. 29 against the Crestwood Knights.The Knights blanked the Falcons 26-0.

Darlington vs. Wilson | Gallery  SCNow

The Wilson Tigers hosted rival Darlington High School for the Morning News' prep football Game of the Week on Friday night at Florence Memorial Stadium.

Conway at South Florence homecoming | Gallery  SCNow

Action from South Florence's game against Conway Friday evening at Memorial Stadium. Also, sights from the homecoming court ceremony at halftime of the ...

Darlington County Education Foundation awards more than $15,000 to teachers  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Nearly two dozen teachers across the Darlington County School District will benefit from more than $15000 in grants from the Darlington ...

With their staffs, Darrius Cole, Xavier Smith guide the Marching Falcons  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. — At Darlington High School, the weight of the marching band program is on the drum majors' shoulders. And that is the way Brendan ...

Lake City band scores in Dillon competition  SCNow

LAKE CITY, S.C. – The Lake City High School Marching Blue Guard Band received a superior rating on Oct. 6 in the 14th Annual Dillon Battle of the Bands.

One officer killed, seven others wounded in Vintage Place shooting  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — An officer described by his chief as "the bravest police officer I have ever known" was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon in a west ...

Preparations for Hurricane Michael starting in SC  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Not nearly finished dealing with Hurricane Florence's destruction, S.C. emergency officials have started preparations for Hurricane Michael ...

Lake City High homecoming weekend packed with events  SCNow

LAKE CITY, S.C. – The Lake City High School Alumni Association has a full weekend of activities planned in celebration of this year's homecoming.

One in custody after Darlington High bomb threat  WMBF

One person has been taken into custody in connection to the bomb threat investigation at Darlington High School that canceled all after-school activities ...

Darlington officials, public talk proposed ball fields  WMBF

Two new baseball complexes could be coming to Darlington after nearly 50 years of outdated facilities. The first public meeting was held Tuesday night at the ...

Lampkin named head football coach at Darlington High  WMBF

Will Lampkin, former head football coach for Kingstree High School, has been named the new Head Football Coach and physical education teacher at ...

Darlington Christmas Parade 2017 | Gallery  SCNow

The Darlington Christmas parade and 35th annual carol lighting was held at the town square Sunday afternoon.

Pate Elementary's Johnson named Darlington schools district's Teacher of the Year  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Pate Elementary School in Darlington won District Teacher of the Year honors for the second consecutive year on Sept. 14. One of five ...

Dancing with the Stars of Darlington County coming Jan. 25  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The fifth annual Dancing with the Stars of Darlington County is coming Jan. 25 to the Center Theater in Hartsville, benefiting the Pee Dee ...

From S.C. State to Wakanda: Former lineman appears in Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’  The Tand

Travis Love has been a counselor, football coach, teacher and policeman.

Darlington County teachers recognized at banquet  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. -- Two extraordinary teachers, one a first-year teacher and the other with several years of experience, received Darlington County School ...

Friday closings, cancellations and delays  SCNow

A listing of the schools, businesses, day care centers and medical facilities that will be keeping unusual hours as a result of Wednesday's snow storm.

‘When you start something, always give it your best, 100 percent’  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Simona Hall, JROTC instructor at Darlington High School, has 24 years of Army experience. She is a graduate of Hartsville High School.

Seven Darlington County Institute of Technology students earn youth apprenticeships  SCNow

DARLINGTON, S.C. – The Darlington County Institute of Technology (DCIT) has been working with the South Carolina Youth Apprenticeship Program to find ...

Investigators seeking public’s help to identify man  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Darlington County Sheriff's Investigators are seeking the public's assistance to identify a man wanted for questioning in a stolen credit card ...

Darlington High School continues mold cleanup  WMBF

Though there is more work to be done, Darlington High School is well on its way to solving its mold problem.

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