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Wilson High Spring Football Game | Gallery  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Third-year coach Derek Howard and the Wilson High football team had their spring football game on Friday at the school. The Tigers are ...



283 Wilson seniors graduate in ceremony at Florence Center  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – A sea of purple caps and gowns filled the Florence Center on Friday evening for the Wilson High School graduation.



Carraway scholarships presented: 2 students given awards honoring officer's memory  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Florence Police Department Police Fund has awarded the first scholarships honoring the memory of Sgt. Terrence Carraway.



Seniors visit elementary students at North Vista in Florence  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Three Florence One Schools seniors returned to their roots Thursday morning at North Vista Elementary School.



Florence's Pake June wins 68th annual Grant Bennett Florence Junior Invitational  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- From the time Pake June could hold a club, Jonathan Langford set the foundation that would mold him into a champion.



Wilson High students shine on National German Exam  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Wilson High School International Baccalaureate Program students excelled on the National German Examination sponsored by the ...



Pageant contestants get send-off in Florence  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Three Pee Dee-area queens heading to the Miss South Carolina Scholarship Pageant and Miss South Carolina Outstanding Teen were in ...



Kimberlyn Jackson no longer West Florence girls' basketball coach  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Kimberlyn Jackson confirmed to the Morning News this morning she is no longer the girls' basketball coach at West Florence High School.



Florence Police Department awards 2019 Sgt. Terrence Carraway Scholarship  wpde.com

Two students have been awarded the 2019 Sergeant Terrence Carraway Memorial Scholarship from the Florence Police Department Police Fund. Florence ...



Florence National Cemetery hosts annual Memorial Day service  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Florence National Cemetery held its annual Memorial Day ceremony to honor military members who lost their lives while serving America. More than 200 ...



Lip sync battle set Thursday in Florence | Business  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Florence Area Literacy Council's Lip Sync Battle will return on Thursday.



Wilson High School students bring rain poetry to Florence  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) - Wilson High School students are bringing a little bit of poetry to Florence.



Wilson homecoming parade, festival, game all on Saturday  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – After changes to the football schedule, the Wilson community members will parade, tailgate and watch the game in the same day for the ...



Wilson High School Alumni Parade and Tigerfest | Gallery  SCNow

SPECIAL TO THE MORNING NEWS/JOHN D. RUSSELL Pearlie Hines, of the Wilson High School Class of 1982, waives to parade watchers. Wilson High ...



Wilson High School Homecoming Block Party | Gallery  SCNow

Sights from the Wilson High School Homecoming block party Saturday evening and night at the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center.



PHOTOS FROM WILSON GIRLS VS. NORTH AUGUSTA | Gallery  SCNow

FLORENCE -- The Wilson High School girls basketball team fell to North Augusta 66-45 on Monday at Scott-McCants Gymnasium in the Class 4A lower-state ...



Former Wilson High School, University of South Carolina star Carlos Powell named SEC Legend  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The SEC announced on Friday its 2019 Legends, which includes Florence native and former South Carolina standout Carlos Powell, who ...



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.



Student Spotlight: Wilson High seniors hold prestigious academic title  WMBF

Student Spotlight celebrates academics as Florence One Schools announced the seniors named as the 2019 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists.



Wilson alumni celebrate homecoming with parade, food  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — A little change in plans didn't stop the Wilson Tiger faithful from making homecoming 2018 another successful outing.



Wilson boys stun No. 4 Darlington, reach second straight state final  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- The Wilson boys are returning to the SCHSL Class 4A championship game.



Wilson's Davis, Roberts, Sehnke & Smith ink with colleges  SCNow

FLORENCE – It was a banner day all around at Wilson High School for Wednesday's National Signing Day as four athletes inked letters of intent to play at the ...



Wilson High School Football Practice | Sports  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Wilson High School students hit the practice field Friday morning to hone their skills ahead of their season-opening game against Lake City.



Mayo High School graduates 100 percent of its Class of 2019  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Mayo Class of 2019, the school's 23rd graduating class, put up some impressive numbers for a group of 70 students, according to ...



Reggie Sanders Takes Part in Ripken Experience  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Myrtle Beach, S.C. (WBTW) — Former Major League Baseball all-star and world series champion Reggie Sanders threw out the ceremonial first pitch for this ...



Wilson High School celebrates alumni's 100th birthday  wpde.com

The Wilson High School honored two of its oldest alumni who are turning 100 years old at a ceremony on Tuesday.It's been 82 years since Catherine Miller ...



Hartsville-Wilson boys' basketball game will be at Wilson today at 7 p.m.  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- According to Wilson High School athletic director Terrence Scriven, a replacement backboard was found, and the Tigers' Class 4A ...



Second half dooms Wilson girls in 66-45 loss to North Augusta  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – For the first half against North Augusta on Monday, the Wilson High School girls' basketball team played their game, coach Jessica Gerald ...



Wilson High School Graduation 2018 | Gallery  SCNow

Sights from the Wilson High School 2018 commencement ceremony Saturday afternoon at the Florence Center.



Scholarships awarded to Wilson High students in Florence  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – More than 50 scholarships were awarded to Wilson High School students during the school's Academic Awards Night program on Tuesday ...



Florence One's IB program ranks second in state exam pass rate  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Wilson High School International Baccalaureate (IB) program has the second highest pass rate on subject exams in the state, according ...



Wilson boys continue to embrace underdog role  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The chip on Wilson's shoulder is still there.



Just a drill: Wilson High students evacuate to Florence Center  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Wilson High School students participated Wednesday morning in a mass-evacuation drill designed to test Florence School District One's ...



Broken glass backboard during warmups forces postponement of Hartsville-Wilson boys' game  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- A pregame dunk didn't go as planned. As a result, neither did Tuesday's Class 4A lower-state boys' semifinal involving Hartsville at Wilson.



Wilson High School band receives outstanding performance award  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C.– Wilson High School received notice last week that its band has received the South Carolina Band Directors Association's Outstanding ...



Deputies search Wilson High School following threat on social media, no devices found  wpde.com

Deputies were called to Wilson High School Friday morning after someone posted a threat of a Columbine-style attack aimed at the school, according to Chief ...



Wilson's Loyal McQueen socks it to 3-pointers  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The season neared, and Loyal McQueen wanted low-cut socks.



SCOTT CHANCEY: A memorable Wilson season reaches its end  SCNow

COLUMBIA – The Wilson boys' road to a championship fell one stop short.



Darlington, Wilson boys clash for 3rd time as lower-state finals begin  SCNow

FLORENCE – There was always a chance things would fall this way when the playoffs began, Darlington boys' basketball coach Anthony Heilbronn said.



Inaugural Pee Dee Senior All-Star Game tips off Friday at Wilson  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – It started out as a question, and then became an idea.



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.



'A positive attitude': Wilson High valedictorian learned more than academics in high school  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – While a grade-point average does not define who she is, Raeanne Smith still obtained the Wilson High School valedictorian spot with a ...



Wilson's Loyal McQueen surpasses 1,000 career points  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Wilson High School junior Loyal McQueen, center, receives a ceremonial game ball to commemorate her surpassing 1000 career points.



'Yes' gives Florence One high schools new athletic facilities  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Memorial Stadium, a 5500-seat neutral venue built in 1949, has been the longtime football home to South Florence, West Florence and ...



GALLERY: Wilson at South Florence Baseball | Gallery  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- The South Florence High School baseball team earned a 7-3 victory over Wilson on Monday at the SFHS field behind a combined six RBI ...



Wilson High School Graduation | Gallery  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Members of the 150th graduating class of Wilson High School received their diplomas on Saturday morning. Facebook · Twitter · SMS ...



Wilson High School student awarded study trip to Germany  SCNow

Florence, S.C. – Rebecca Liu, a student at Wilson High School in Florence School District One, won an all-expense paid summer study trip to Germany.



Three Florence high schools could be upgraded if voters pass the plan  wpde.com

Voters will have a say on the future of three Florence School District 1 high schools in an upcoming referendum.Under the proposal, West Florence High School, ...



Wilson High School Homecoming Parade | Gallery  SCNow

The Wilson High School Alumni Association hosted the annual Wilson High School homecoming parade in downtown Florence on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017.



Settlement reached in federal lawsuit alleging Florence school district knew of former SRO’s ‘inappropriate co  WMBF

A settlement has been reached in a federal lawsuit filed by a former Florence County student who claims she was sexually assaulted by a former school ...



Parade, festivities highlight Wilson homecoming weekend  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Wilson High School alumni and guests kept the homecoming celebrations going all day on Saturday.



Wilson High School SRO charged with sexual battery with a student  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- A student resource officer at Wilson High School and Florence deputy was arrested Wednesday morning following an investigation into ...



Wilson High School JROTC students learn to fly  wpde.com

Six cadets in Wilson High School's Air Force JROTC unit learned about aviation Thursday from members of the Civil Air Patrol Florence Squadron.They got a ...



Wilson High School basketball coach arrested for DUI  wpde.com

Wilson High School basketball girls coach Gerrin Harrison, 33, is charged with DUI following an arrest this past Saturday morning by Florence police, according ...



Florence football team, cheerleaders welcome students on first day of school  wpde.com

The Wilson High School football and cheerleading teams greeted students at North Vista Elementary School in Florence in a “Welcome Back” celebration on ...



Wilson homecoming weekend to include events downtown  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Wilson High School alumni are celebrating homecoming Thursday through Sunday, and more than 3000 people are expected to attend.



Wilson High celebrates its 150th graduating class  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Members of the 150th graduating class of Wilson High School received their diplomas on Saturday morning.



Wilson 52 - Ridge View 65 in Boys 4A State Championship  SCNow

The Wilson Tigers lost 65-52 against Ridge View in this year's SCHSL Class 4A state championship game at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, S.C..



Wilson boys beat Hartsville in OT, reach third straight lower-state final  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- From blowing a 19-point lead and losing a holiday tournament game to watching an opposing team shatter its backboard during warmups, ...



Dubious Math In Florence Schools Referendum  FITSNews

Taxpayers in Florence County, South Carolina are not happy after local education officials appear to have misstated the impact of a proposed school ...



Rain suspends Wilson-West Florence tennis with match tied 3-3  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The West Florence and Wilson High boys' tennis teams both entered Monday's match at the West Florence courts with identical 2-0 records.



Wilson High homecoming celebrates '150 years of Excellence'  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) - Wilson High School in Florence celebrated '150 years of excellence'this weekend.



Students celebrate, learn the history of Wilson High School  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C.—Students at Wilson High School delved into their history Thursday morning with a quiz-game-styled Black History Month program.



North Myrtle Beach at Wilson homecoming | Gallery  SCNow

Action from North Myrtle Beach at Wilson football game. Also, sights from the homecoming court ceremony at halftime of the game.



Jarrell's RBI double, Fowler's strong outing lead Wilson baseball to 3-2 win over Lake City  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Jacob Jarrell was one of Wilson High School's top hitters a season ago.



Marlboro County outlasts Wilson 26-25  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Wilson's football team was hoping to clinch third place from Region 6-4A with a win Thursday against Marlboro County.



Florence 1 Schools upgrading facilities  wpde.com

Florence 1 Schools is getting an upgrade. Florence 1 Schools has spent $39000 to refinish the gymnasium floors at South Florence, West Florence and Wilson ...



Florence City Track & Field Championships | Gallery  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- The track and field teams from West Florence, Wilson and South Florence competed in the City Championships on Monday at WFHS.



Wilson High School unites for homecoming celebration  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. --- People decked out in purple and gold filled Irby and West Evans streets during the Wilson High School morning homecoming parade and ...



Wilson hosts No. 5 North Myrtle Beach for homecoming  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The extravaganza, otherwise known as Wilson's homecoming, has arrived.



Some Florence students win fight to get more graduation tickets  wpde.com

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



Concert celebrates longtime musical educator in Florence One Schools  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Florence One Schools performing arts students and faculty of past and present reunited Friday evening to celebrate retiring coordinator ...



Pepsi Carolina Classic to include Wilson, West Florence, South Florence for first time since 2014  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -– The Pepsi Carolina Classic has its biggest hometown feel in years.



Florence One Schools rally focuses on branding, vision  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. − During the 2018 convocation Monday morning at the Florence Center, Florence One Schools faculty and staff joined an opening celebration ...



Youth steps up for Wilson boys' tennis in 5-1 playoff victory  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – With one player away on spring break and another dealing with an injury, Wilson High tennis coach Fred Davis had to shuffle his starters a ...



Wilson vs. Darlington | Gallery  SCNow

Darlington hosted Wilson in Friday's football game in which the teams battled for the Virgil Wells Trophy. The Tigers won.



2018-19 Pee Dee preseason girls' basketball capsules  SCNow

Wilson's Loyal McQueen squares up to shoot during the Class 4A Lower State girls' varsity basketball playoff game against Cane Bay at Wilson High School on ...



Wilson freshman aces his third season of high school tennis, makes all-state  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Wilson High School's No. 1 singles boys' tennis player Anish Jona made the 2018 all-state tennis team, but here's the kicker: He's only a ...



$10000 in scholarships awarded through Eastern Carolina Community Foundation funds  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Five students from Pee Dee high schools and others are the recipients of $10000 worth of scholarships from donors to five Eastern Carolina ...



2 charged, 1 hospitalized after accidental shooting at Wilson High School  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – Two people have been charged after an accidental shooting in a school parking lot early Thursday morning, according to Florence ...



Wilson High School conducting emergency evacuation drill on Wednesday  wpde.com

Wilson High School in Florence will be conducting an emergency evacuation drill on Wednesday, Feb. 21 at approximately 9:30 a.m., according to an advisory.



1 arrested, accused of social media threats against Florence Center  WMBF

Police arrested a man who they said threatened violence against an entertainment facility in Florence.



PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Wilson boys' coach Derrick McQueen earns 100th win  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Wilson boys' basketball coach Derrick McQueen earned his 100th win with his Tigers' 61-48 victory over North Myrtle Beach on Friday ...



Wilson High School Prom | Gallery  SCNow

Wilson students and guests were dressed to the nines for the school's prom at the SiMT building in Florence on Saturday, April 8, 2017. Mia Bass and Jhamond ...



Wilson Girls Cross Country Meet | Sports  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Schools from across eastern South Carolina turned out Saturday morning for the Wilson High School Invitational Cross Country Meet run on ...



West Florence wins Morning News All-Sports Trophy again  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- West Florence High School won the Morning News All-Sports Trophy for the seventh consecutive time.



$198M plan proposed for four new schools, remodeling others in Florence One  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Florence One Schools Superintendent Richard O'Malley is proposing a plan for spending nearly $198 million for four new schools and ...



Wilson's Thomas proving invaluable as backup DE for Tigers  SCNow

CLEMSON — Syracuse faced first down and 22 at its 13-yard line. The Orange trailed Clemson by four points with 25 seconds remaining.



Manning at Wilson | Gallery  SCNow

Action from Wilson's 20-0 win over Manning Thursday evening at Memorial Stadium.



Wilson vs. South Florence Basketball | Sports  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- South Florence hosted cross-town rival Wilson in J.V. and varsity action Friday night. The Tigers' varsity teams swept the Bruins. Wilson boys ...



Wilson boys have rematch with Ridge View for state crown  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – It's a memory Wilson's Tigers would rather forget.



North Florence neighborhood informed about gangs  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Greater Wilson Heights Neighborhood Watch Association got some "gang intel" Monday evening.



Wilson High School seniors GEAR UP at College Day event  WMBF

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – Wilson High School held their annual College Day program on Tuesday. The event celebrated graduating seniors with all the ...



Good times had by all at Pee Dee Senior All-Star Game  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – They came. They played. They dunked. So it went in Friday's first Pee Dee Senior All-Star Game at Wilson High School.



Referendum would say ‘goodbye’ to 70-year-old dilapidated Florence Memorial Stadium  WMBF

A referendum coming to vote in the coming weeks would put an outdated Florence Memorial Stadium out of commission and sanction the construction of new ...



Wilson girls, North Augusta to clash again in state tournament  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Wilson's girls vs. North Augusta. Take three.



F1S Athletes of the Year for 2019 | Gallery  SCNow

Here are the male and female athletes of the year for South Florence, West Florence and Wilson high schools. The overall male and female athletes of the year ...



Very Special Prom 2018 | Gallery  SCNow

Sights from the Very Special Prom Saturday evening at Wilson High School.



Florence teachers join in rally at Statehouse  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Among the nearly 10000 teachers and supporters protesting Wednesday morning at the South Carolina State House, nearly 300 Florence ...



Wilson High School Alumni Association gears up for homecoming  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- The Wilson High School Alumni Association will sponsor its annual homecoming festivities beginning Thursday, Oct. 16 and continuing ...



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