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Socastee Band is now selling personalized bricks to be laid on the campus. There is a link on Socastee High Schools web page where you can order and personalize your brick .If you have any questions you can reach out via email *****
thank you for your support! I cant wait to see your personalized brick on the campus . The bricks are a great way to share, memories , in memory of , congrats , graduates, clubs, a simple i love you , and much much more . DONT miss out on our first brick project

Socastee High School News From Around The Web

Student Spotlight: Socastee High senior’s take the stage for upcoming musical comedy  WMBF

It's all about the stage, signing, dancing and comedy for Socastee High School seniors McKenna Martinal and Madison Pierce.

Police presence at Socastee High School after overnight break-in  Myrtle Beach Online

A man allegedly broke into Socastee High School early Wednesday morning and was later caught by police, according to a post from the school. Police are on ...

Police investigating rumor of weapon at Socastee High School, officials say  Myrtle Beach Online

Horry County Police Department is investigating rumors of a weapon at Socastee High School Friday, according to Horry County Schools officials. No weapon ...

Police presence at Socastee High after student makes alleged threat  Myrtle Beach Online

Horry County police are are stationed at Socastee High School after alleged threats were made by a student, said police spokesperson Mikayla Moskov. Details ...

This Socastee High ROTC instructor is now a convict for his actions with a student  Myrtle Beach Sun News

An former ROTC instructor at Socastee High School pleaded guilty to an assault charge for inappropriately touching a student. He was sentenced to five years ...

Socastee High special needs student assaulted, educators negligent, suit says  Myrtle Beach Online

The family of a Socastee High School special needs student filed a lawsuit against Horry County Schools. The family said the student was subject to assault by a ...

Man charged after early-morning break-in at Socastee High School  WMBF

A man is in custody after allegedly breaking into Socastee High School early-Wednesday morning.

Lawsuit claims Socastee High special needs student victim of assault, negligence  WMBF

A family says their special needs daughter was assaulted and neglected by educators at Socastee High School.

Senior captain compiles strong legacy in Conway Christian School athletics  Myhorrynews

He is only 18 years old, but senior captain Chandler Todd is the “old man” on the Conway Christian School varsity boys' basketball team.

Kenney Solomon talks Rutgers visit, upcoming decision  247Sports

Cornerback Kenney Solomon runs down the latest in his recruitment.

Socastee High School Band prevails floods; makes it to states and learns valuable lessons

Many Socastee High School band members were affected by the floods, and some are still out of their homes. Nevertheless, they prevailed. The Socastee High ...

S.C. cornerback commits to Vols, finds 'home' at Tennessee  247Sports

Tennessee made another addition to its 2019 class on National Signing Day, landing a three-star cornerback from Myrtle Beach, S.C..

Student Spotlight: Socastee High students recall sand bagging effort after Florence  WMBF

In the wake of Hurricane Florence and the aftermath of flooding, two high school students made sure the Socastee area didn't feel alone.

Socastee High School Graduation  Myhorrynews

Jeremy Rich looked at the more than 350 Socastee High School graduates.

South Carolina's Top Youth Volunteers of 2019 Selected by National Program  PRNewswire

COLUMBIA, S.C., Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Adom Appiah, 15, of Spartanburg and Jazmine Sepulveda, 13, of Rock Hill today were named South Carolina's ...

Cornerback sets official visit to Rutgers  247Sports

Scarlet Nation has the latest on an upcoming official visitor.

Horry County student says cop assaulted, falsely arrested him at school, suit states  Myrtle Beach Sun News

A Socastee High student said in 2016 he was assaulted and wrongfully arrested by a Horry County Police officer in the school. Salim Sessions was cahrged with ...

‘I live here too’ : High schoolers help Rosewood community escape rising waters  Myrtle Beach Online

Socastee High School students took to the Rosewood neighborhood to help residents escape the rising flood waters. The Intracoastal Waterway is rising from ...

Sandbags needed at Socastee High  WMBF

The community needs your help! Sandbags are needed at Socastee High School. On Thursday, over 12000 bags of sands were bagged by volunteers.

Residents fill nearly 14,000 sandbags at Socastee High School ahead of possible flooding  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

People on the Intracoastal Waterway in Socastee are preparing for severe flooding by filling sandbags.

Socastee High School student charged after alleged social media threats against school  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

A Socastee High School student allegedly made threats against the school on social media, according to school officials.

Rutgers visits CB Kenney Solomon  247Sports

Class of 2019 Socastee High School (Myrtle Beach, S.C.) cornerback Kenney Solomon has become a prime Rutgers target as signing day approaches.

'It's just beyond anything we imagined': Volunteers prepare thousands of sandbags at St. James High School  Myhorrynews

Hundreds didn't mind the grime, packing the St. James High School campus in Murrells Inlet Sunday as thousands of bags of sand and dirt were filled, tied up, ...

Kids and adults prepare for flooding at Socastee sandbag collection  WMBF

A sandbag collection drew hundreds of people at Socastee High School as many are preparing for the imminent flooding from the Waccamaw River.

Hurricane Florence victims in Socastee receive advice, info from Horry County  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Horry County helped Hurricane Florence victims in Socastee on Wednesday recovering almost three months after the storm hit.

19-year-old Socastee High student accused of inappropriately touching female student  WMBF

A 19-year-old Socastee High School student was arrested for alleged criminal sexual conduct with a 15-year-old student after he allegedly touched her waist ...

‘There’s all kinds of weird things out there’: Socastee boy hauls in odd deer in hunt  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Timmy Williamson and his son, Bryan, of Socastee had their eyes on a large deer on the private land they hunt in the Trio area of Williamsburg County, just ...

Socastee Braves Help Community Brace for Flooding  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Socastee, SC (WBTW) - Member of the Socastee Brave football team and athletic department were busy on Wednesday morning. Many gathered to help their ...

Test scores are in. Here’s how Horry County did compared to the state, national average  Myrtle Beach Online

Horry County Schools students scored at or above state averages on SAT, ACT and Advanced Placement exams, but saw year-over-year decreases in average ...

Socastee High community urges school board to consider upgrades  Myhorrynews

Four members of the Socastee community expressed concern at Monday's Horry County School Board meeting about student population growth, exterior ...

Horry students, parents concerned after threat targeting 'SHS' in Ohio spreads on social media  WMBF

A school threat originating from out of state began spreading on social media and caused anxiety for many Grand Strand students and parents Wednesday ...

Socastee High athletes sign to play at college level  Myhorrynews

Socastee High School had three student athletes sign their letters of intent to play sports at the college level last week. These students have maintained ...

‘Start the school year off safely’: what drivers need to know before school starts  Myrtle Beach Sun News

The first day of school increases the strain on roads. Highway 707 will have a new traffic pattern and Conway will be cracking down on speeding. Here are some ...

Suspect charged in hit-and-run crash on Hwy. 707 that killed bicyclist denied bond  WMBF

A suspect has been charged in connection with a deadly hit-and-run crash on Sunday that killed a bicyclist.

Former Socastee and Coastal Carolina player no longer NMB High boys basketball coach  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Alvin Green is out as the boys basketball coach at North Myrtle Beach High School. The school announced Tuesday that it is searching for a varsity boys ...

SAT, AP scores on the rise for Horry County Schools  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Horry County Schools says its scores are improving in two important tests for students looking at college.

"This is gonna be a lot worse" : Bridge Creek area of Socastee prepares for crest  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

People who live in the Socastee area are working to prepare for what's still the worst to come for them.

Socastee High School selling bricks to build band funding  Myrtle Beach Sun News

What happens to kids with music in their souls when they are not allowed to play that music in public? How do band members feel on those nights when the ...

Socastee High School beams with pride for Hunter Renfrow  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - The halls of Socastee High School were buzzing Tuesday with talk of Hunter Renfrow's game-winning performance in Tampa ...

Five Horry County high schools make the U.S. News Top 35 in S.C.  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Five Horry County high schools made U.S. News and World Report's list of of the top 35 schools in South Carolina. Schools makes the list based on factors like ...

Another Friday Night Without Lights  WMBF

Another Friday without lights, but one group is set on finding a way to shine.

Volunteers filling sandbags at St. James High School Sunday  South Strand news

Volunteers from the Murrells Inlet area are coming together at St. James High School again on Sunday to help those who may experience flooding in the coming ...

high school helps save neighborhood from flooding  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Students from Socastee High School came out in force Wednesday to help members of the Rosewood neighborhood with sandbags and moving their ...

Beach Ball Notebook: Why football state championship is a plus, minus for Myrtle Beach  Myrtle Beach Online

Because Myrtle Beach High won the Class 4A state football championship and the season was pushed back a week because of weather earlier in the season, ...

Hunter Renfrow named semifinalist for national honors  WMBF

Socastee High School grad and Clemson wide receiver Hunter Renfrow is up for national honors.

Former Socastee coach Dan D'Antoni gets last laugh, takes Marshall to NCAA Tournament for first time in 31 years  Charleston Post Courier

Dan D'Antoni was a few seconds into a recent ESPN interview when he jokingly interrupted the host.

Flooding hits Rosewood with Intracoastal Waterway in Socastee projected to crest later this week  Myhorrynews

Dan Kingsmore's boots sloshed in the water late Sunday afternoon as he got inside his red Ford Ranger on Cottonwood Drive.

Lee bidding Sharks farewell | Sports  South Strand news

After 31 years as a teacher and coach in Horry County schools, including the last 14 as athletic director at St. James High School, Paula Lee is hanging up her.

As Horry County schools remain closed, are teachers being paid? How are days made up?  Myrtle Beach Online

Horry County Schools remained close for a 10th consecutive school day due to impact from Hurricane Florence, but district staff continue to be paid and state ...

Transgender male student suspended for using boy's bathroom at Socastee High School  WMBF

Horry County Schools doesn't have a policy in regards to transgender students using their bathroom of choice.

Horry County students on opposite sides of the argument respond to recent petition  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

CONWAY, SC (WBTW) – Friday, News13 told you a Socastee High School student created a petition asking that the school board separate Horry County ...

Horry County school board gets a new member after Tuesday's election  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Helen Smith was elected to school board after Republican primary. Smith is a former board member and school board chair, and she defeated long-time ...

JROTC colonel at Socastee High charged with inappropriate contact with student  WMBF

A colonel for the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program at Socastee High School was arrested Monday for alleged actions toward a student.

Socastee High football players deliver gifts to area seniors  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Members of the Socastee High School football team played Santa and spread some holiday cheer Tuesday.

Sandbag sales suspicious, Horry police investigating  The Herald-Sun

After social media posts began circulating Wednesday morning, Horry County Police Department is investigating reports of a person selling sandbags that were ...

Ammons Crawford, Ventura squaring off for District 68 seat  WMBF

Incumbent S.C. House Rep. Heather Ammons Crawford, R-District 68, will face off against political newcomer Libertarian Cameron Ventura in the general ...

Horry County School Board picks new construction projects

Members of the Horry County School Board have selected three projects to prioritize as the district considers up to $750 million in new construction, renovations ...

Grand Strand athletes face off in college football national championship  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Grand Strand, like most of South Carolina, closely watched Monday night's college football national championship between Clemson University and the ...

S.C. school threats continue as lawmakers weigh tougher penalties: 'This is not a joke'  Charleston Post Courier

As South Carolina legislators advanced a proposal Thursday making it easier to charge suspects for school violence threats, law enforcement officials across the ...

Many Socastee voters will head to new precincts Tuesday; Red Bluff voters have a different precinct too  Myhorrynews

Many Socastee voters will head to new precincts for Tuesday's primary. Horry County elections officials added two precincts in Socastee after new schools were ...

Former Socastee High standout seeking larger role in Clemson offense  South Strand news

CLEMSON -- It seems impossible for any Clemson fan to overlook 5-foot-11 Hunter Renfrow after his game-winning catch clinched the Tigers first national title in ...

8 Socastee High School students arrested in bullying incident

Eight students were taken into custody at Socastee High School Wednesday because of an alleged assault on a 14-year-old boy who also is a student, said Teal ...

Horry County, SC students’ SAT scores higher than national average  WMBF

COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) – When it comes to SAT scores, South Carolina students are a cut above the rest. According to information from the S.C. Department of ...

Transportation to evacuation shelters in the Pee Dee and Grand Strand areas

Transportation to evacuation shelters will start September 12, 2018. Here is how you can safely get to a shelter now. Coast RTA. Coast RTA pick up locations: ...

Need a ride to a shelter? Coast RTA can help get you to a safe place  Myrtle Beach Sun News

In light of S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster's executive order, Coast RTA has put in place more than 20 evacuation bus stops along the Grand Strand to help get people ...

Transgender student suspended for using bathroom at SC high school  WYFF Greenville

A transgender student was suspended from Socastee High School after using the boy's bathroom. The student, who wishes to remain anonymous, identifies as a ...

Socastee High JROTC colonel charged with inappropriate contact with student  Myhorrynews

A Socastee High School JROTC colonel has been charged with inappropriate contact with a student, according to an Horry County police report and online ...

Weed and gun found in car of former Socastee, CCU football player, SCHP report  Myrtle Beach Sun News

A former Socastee High School and Coastal Carolina University football player was arrested Saturday after police found a gun and marijuana in his car.

Horry County student sues police, school district for false arrest and false imprisonment

An Horry County student is suing the Horry County School District, an employee of the district, the Horry County Police Department and an officer for false arrest ...

Money ball: How the growing Mingo Bay pays off for local high schools, visitors alike  Myrtle Beach Sun News

The Mingo Bay Classic's value to the 10 Myrtle Beach-area host schools, between the immediate economic boost and the additional product leftovers, ...

'Undocumented illegal immigrant' addresses Socastee High classmates as their valedictorian  WMBF

Cinthia Zavala-Ramos stood before the more than 400 members of her graduating Socastee High School class Wednesday afternoon as their valedictorian.

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce to accept applications for 2019 scholarship program  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for its 2019 scholarship program.

‘Anything Goes’ as school, youth plays, concerts sail into spring with variety  Myrtle Beach Sun News

A new wave of school and youth plays and concerts will sing and dance for the spring semester. In March alone, the choices include “Big Fish” at Socastee High ...

Seniors honored at Chamber's Salute to Education  Myhorrynews

Fourteen local outstanding seniors were honored Wednesday by the Conway Chamber of Commerce during its annual Salute to Education luncheon at Horry ...

New paintball facility in the works for Socastee area  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Plans are underway to bring a new military-style paintball facility to the Socastee area of Myrtle Beach.

Myrtle Beach man sentenced to 15 years in prison for 2016 aggravated assault  WMBF

A Myrtle Beach man pleaded guilty Thursday for the aggravated assault of a woman in April 2016, according to a news release from the 15th Circuit Solicitor's ...

School plays, concerts pack fall calendar  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Performing plays and concerts also provides a way to help other people in the community.

Former Socastee football player found dead off Highway 17  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Horry County police are investigating after a body was found on Highway 17 Bypass near Palmetto Pointe Boulevard on Wednesday night, according to a ...

Socastee signs five athletes to college level | High School Sports  Myhorrynews

Socastee High School had five seniors sign their letter of intent last Wednesday, April 19 to continue their education and play sports at the college level.

Bomb squad finds 'multiple' devices at Socastee HS  WMBF

State and county bomb squads have found multiple devices planted in Socastee High School following a shooting on the campus Tuesday afternoon.

Homecoming banner at Carolina Forest High School causes stir  Myrtle Beach Sun News

A homecoming banner that was reportedly on display at Carolina Forest High School has caused a stir on social media.

Monday flood report: Water is still rising in some parts of Horry County  Myrtle Beach Online

The bad news: Floodwaters are still rising in some parts of Horry County on Monday. But there's some good news, too, in that waters are starting to recede in ...

Chad Caton - Local Hero

Today, at St. James, thanks to Chad Caton's tireless work, hundreds of volunteers will arrive with 200000 bags to fill. Homes will be saved.

Drowned SC teen remembered by cross country coach as great runner, person  The State

Socastee High School cross country coach Randy Melko remembers Keahi Mendoza – who drowned while surfing on Monday morning – as a great runner and ...

Horry County Schools announces information on upcoming proms, dances and galas  Myhorrynews

Prom season is just around the corner! Go ahead and make plans now, because Horry County Schools just released the details for all of the area dances, proms ...

Luck? Hunter Illing has a better answer for his 5 TDs in Socastee’s season opener  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Using every moment given to build chemistry, Socastee's Hunter Illing and his receiving corps reaped the reward last Friday night.

Two from Socastee sign baseball scholarships | High School Sports  Myhorrynews

Socastee High School had two outstanding student/athletes sign their letter of intent Wednesday, Nov. 8 to continue their education and play sports at the next ...

13-acre paintball and airsoft facility gets final approval from Horry Co. Council  WMBF

A new paintball and airsoft facility will make its way to the Myrtle Beach area this year after Horry County Council Members gave the final approval for a rezoning ...

Socastee has three sign for soccer | Soccer  Myhorrynews

Three soccer players from Socastee High School have signed to play soccer at universities spanning the state.

Here's everyone running for county council and school board this year  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Horry County Council and Horry County School Board members are up for reelection in June and November, 2018. There's a race for council chair and several ...

Horry County Schools to implement Clear Bag Policy for football and basketball games  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WBTW) - Horry County Schools will implement a "Clear Bag Policy" for football and basketball games. A link to the district's policy was ...

Horry County Schools announce graduation information  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Horry County schools announced graduation and senior celebration information Tuesday afternoon.

Taxpayers are shelling out $617k for more ESOL teachers. Here’s why  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Horry County Schools is hiring new English Speakers of Other Languages teachers. ESOL classes teach students English if their native language is not English.

Clemson, South Carolina stars picked for prestigious all-star game  Myrtle Beach Sun News

South Carolina's Deebo Samuel and Clemson's Hunter Renfrow were among the selections to play in the Reese's Senior Bowl announced Wednesday, Dec.

‘Dreams could come true:’ Hunter Renfrow, Clemson’s ‘Mr. Reliable,’ prepares to suit up for one more title gam  WMBF

Whether it's rags to riches, a Cinderella story, or zero to hero, any of these clichés can be used to perfectly sum up Hunter Renfrow's career as a wide receiver for ...

Socastee High's “Little Mermaid” musical still accepting advertisements  Myhorrynews

One of Disney's most beloved movies is coming alive on stage at Socastee High School in February, and the school's performing arts department wants ...

St. James Intermediate latest school to investigate threats in days following Florida shooting  WMBF

An Horry County school is the latest to investigate threats made against the facility and its students in the days following the deadly school shooting at Marjory ...

9 Socastee High School students arrested for burglary  WMBF

Nine Socastee High School students have been arrested following an investigation into the burglary of the Market Common Baseball Concession Stand last ...

Jennifer Ainsworth’s big year: Wrapping up S.C. Teacher of the Year’s adventures  Myrtle Beach Sun News

It's been a big year for Jennifer Ainsworth. The 2015 S.C. Teacher of the Year has visited classrooms all around the state and even met President Obama in the ...

Teammates surprise baseball player with new bat, bring him to tears  WMBF

A South Carolina high school baseball player's reaction following a generous gift from his teammates is going viral. Dylan Jones need his own bat for the ...

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