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Wilson High School Football Practice | Sports  SCNow

FLORENCE -- The Wilson Tigers are hard at work preparing for their season opener. They will play host to Lake City on Aug. 22.



Derrick McQueen approved as Wilson's new athletic director  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Derrick McQueen not only was approved to become Wilson High School's new athletic director tonight at a Florence One Schools board ...



Wilson's McQueen commits to Georgia Tech  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – It was April when Loyal McQueen found out Sylvia Hatchell was stepping down.



Ideal Funeral Parlor marking 80 years of service in Florence  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Ideal Funeral Parlor is celebrating its 80th anniversary today from noon to 5 p.m. The public is invited to join in the celebration at the ...



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.



Scriven leaving AD post at Wilson High School  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Terrence Scriven said today he has been hired as the district athletic director with Cherokee County Schools. So, he will leave his post of ...



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 ...



Florence softball team looks to make history in World Series  WMBF

For the first time ever, a softball team from Florence will represent the Southeast Region at the Senior League Softball World Series.



Florence One Schools board approves list of renovations, maintenance projects  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Florence One Schools Board of Trustees on Thursday approved a list of maintenance projects that will cost approximately $500000 in ...



Lamar ranked No. 1 in S.C. preseason football poll, eight others also ranked  SCNow

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The statewide S.C. preseason poll for the upcoming prep football season was released on Wednesday and nine teams from the Pee ...



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 ...



Florence softball team headed to World Series  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – A team from the Florence Youth Softball Organization is headed to the Senior League Softball World Series in its first year of Senior League ...



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 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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Wilson High School Graduation 2018 | Gallery  SCNow

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



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 IB results show nearly 80 percent overall pass rate  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Wilson High School International Baccalaureate students had a 77 percent subject pass rate overall during the 2018-19 school year, ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 teacher named FSD1 Teacher of the Year  wpde.com

One Florence School District 1 (FSD1) teacher got quite the surprise during class Wednesday.Wilson High School choral music instructor Megerlyn Davis is the ...



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.



Veteran honored by Wilson Class of '71 classmates  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Wilson High School Class of 1971 recently honored one of its own.



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

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



Wilson vs. West Florence Gold Junior Legion Baseball  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Wilson's Junior Legion baseball team took on the West Florence Gold squad on Tuesday at WFHS.



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.



Teen girl arrested for making threat against Wilson High School  wpde.com

A 15-year-old girl is charged with disturbing schools, conveying a bomb threat and conveying a threat electronically following a threat posted on social media ...



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 ...



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 ...



'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 ...



SCOTT CHANCEY: A memorable Wilson season reaches its end  SCNow

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



West Florence hires Robinson as girls' basketball coach  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Some things simply go together, and one of those is Kevin Robinson coaching basketball in Florence.



'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 ...



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 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 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 ...



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.



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 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 School girls basketball coach arrested for DUI Saturday  WMBF

The girls basketball coach at Wilson High School was arrested for driving under the influence in Florence on Saturday. Gerrin Louise Harrison, 33, was arrested ...



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.



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 High students excel on German exam  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – A sign on the door of Dr. Lucia Huang's German language class at Wilson High School in Florence speaks volumes in two words. “Wish” is ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 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. They started the celebration Saturday with a ...



388 seniors graduate from West Florence High School  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – West Florence High School awarded 388 high school diplomas during its graduation ceremony Thursday evening at the Florence Center.



Wilson High School hires Micah Young as baseball coach  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — On Monday, Micah Young was hired as Wilson's fourth baseball coach since May 2015.



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 ...



Wilson High School students advocate for racial unity  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Four sophomores at Wilson High School said they have seen racism in action, but they want to respond with a message of unity.



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 ...



$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 ...



$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 ...



Howard hired as Wilson's third football coach in three years  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Wilson High School has its third football coach in three seasons.



Wilson, South Florence girls battle through injury, illness to top Darlington  SCNow

FLORENCE – South Florence's Albany Wilson had been dealing with a stomach ache all day heading into Wednesday's matchup against Darlington.



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 ...



Scriven takes over as AD at Wilson  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — The Florence One Board of Trustees accepted the administration's recommendation of Terrence C. Scriven as athletic director of Wilson ...



Wilson High, Williams Middle teams will compete in academic challenge  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – It's March Madness for 16 South Carolina Academic Challenge teams that will compete for the state championship on Thursday.



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 ...



Survivors of Lamar bus attack recognized for resiliency  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. – David Lunn of Detroit remembers March 3, 1970, quite clearly. He was a senior at Spaulding High School in Lamar and one of six African ...



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 ...



Baccalaureate at Wilson prepares students for success  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Twenty-five students from the Wilson High School Class of 2015 were recognized at a recent Florence School District 1 board meeting for ...



It’s a big day at Wilson as Thomas signs with Clemson and Keith signs with Wake Forest  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — In college football's first early signing period, the city of Florence saw two athletes sign national letters of intent to play for Division I ...



Florence 1 Schools considering referendum to build more schools  wpde.com

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 ...



Wilson's Boatwright signs to play basketball at USC Salkehatchie  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Wilson's Darius Boatwright signed a national letter of intent to play basketball at USC Salkehatchie.



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.



Florence police train to deal with shootings  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — The Florence Police Department and several surrounding agencies are taking advantage of summer vacation to train on active-shooter ...



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 ...



South Florence football uses spring to build depth  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – As is the case with most high school football teams, developing depth was one of the main issues South Florence coach David Price ...



Florence One Schools to spend $3 million for arts education  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Florence One Schools Superintendent Richard O'Malley announced plans Thursday for spending $3 million in art programs.



Florence residents to vote on $198 million school upgrade plan  WMBF

Florence One school board members approved a $198 million district wide upgrade referendum at Thursday night's meeting to be placed on the ballot in ...



Gamecocks target, Columbia-area lineman now No. 1 recruit in the country  The State

Jordan Burch, a Hammond defensive end and South Carolina, Clemson target, is ranked No. 1 in the latest 247Sports Class of 2020 high school football ...



Carrie A. Lawrence  SCNow

FLORENCE - Funeral *service* Mrs. Carrie Alberts Lawrence 98, will be conducted 11:00 AM Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Cumberland United Methodist Church, ...



Manning at Wilson | Gallery  SCNow

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



Wilson grad describes encounter with Dylann Roof during church massacre  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Wilson graduate Polly Daniels Sheppard was one of the worshipers inside Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston when Dylann Roof ...



Parents, students upset over FSD1 graduation tickets, start petition  wpde.com

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



Meet and greet with new Wilson HS football coach  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Florence, SC (WBTW) – Today at Wilson High School, their new football coach Derek Howard was introduced in front of his players, students, and the facility on ...



South Carolina native, standout point guard and star student Loyal McQueen has numerous options on the table  ESPN

It's tempting to draw conclusions after learning that her name is Loyal, she lives in South Carolina, she attends Wilson High School and she's a lefty. But standout ...



Florence-Darlington Tech honors Top 2019 students at Honors Night  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Florence-Darlington Technical College leaders April 25 honored their top students at the College's annual Honors Night. This year's Highest ...



LEGION ROUNDUP: West Florence Gold tops Wilson 8-5 in Junior Legion baseball  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Marshall Brown went 3 for 4 with a double and three RBI to lead West Florence Gold to an 8-5 win over Wilson in Junior Legion baseball on ...



Quick-draw artists: Students paint mural in one day for United Way of Florence  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Students from two high schools and one middle school in Florence One Schools helped brighten the lobby of the United Way of Florence ...



Senior games keep people busy at Florence center  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Florence County seniors gathered around the Leatherman Senior Center Thursday to take part in the local senior games throughout the ...



Lamar High School 2019 graduation | Gallery  SCNow

Lamar High School held its 2019 commencement exercises on June 6 at 7 p.m. at the Donald R. Poole Stadium in Lamar. Sixty-seven students received their ...



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