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District continues implementation of tougher standards
Sep 25, 2014 • Leesville Daily LeaderEven as Gov. Bobby Jindal wages war against the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) in the courts in regards to the Common Core Curriculum Standards, the Vernon Parish School Board is still at work, doing everything it possibly can to ... More
Batesburg-Leesville teen killed in Saluda Co. hit-and-run
Sep 26, 2014 • Hilton Head Island PacketSALUDA COUNTY, SC — Word spread fast in Batesburg-Leesville on the Monday after Sunday night's fatal hit-and-run: Tarik Coleman, 16, an 11th grader at Batesburg-Leesville High School, had been struck by a vehicle in Saluda County on S.C. 23 near ... More
Carolyn Barr Carson, 89, exceptionally gifted artist and gardener interested ...
Sep 26, 2014 • ColaDaily.com15, 1924, the daughter of C.D. Barr, Jr. and Frances Guess Barr, of Leesville. Following her graduation from Batesburg-Leesville High School, she attended Converse College, graduating with honors in arts and painting and a minor in history–interests ... More
Aiken makes non-partisanship appeal in attempt to win Congressional seat
Sep 23, 2014 • The StateIt has been 11 years since Aiken, who grew up in Raleigh and attended Leesville High School, came in second on "American Idol." Since then there have been best-selling albums, an appearance on Broadway in "Spamalot," a stint on "Celebrity Apprentice" ... More
Kevin Mawae, Sam Mills, Morten Andersen among candidates for Pro Football ...
Sep 16, 2014 • The Times-Picayune - NOLA.comThe former Leesville High School standout was an eight-time Pro Bowler and eight-time All-Pro. Morten Andersen.JPG Morten Andersen celebrates after kicking the game-winning field goal to defeat the Atlanta Falcons on Nov. 13, 1994 in the Superdome. More
Wake Co. lauds success of school bus plan
Aug 25, 2014 • WNCNAnd Ben Fulmer, whose daughter goes to Leesville High School, said, "My daughter called me and said, 'Dad, the buses aren't coming and it was already 7 o'clock. It was already 15 to 20 minutes late. Andso I pulled myself together and I got in the long ... More
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