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Blood Drive at Battery Creek

December 5, 2014 by Michele Barker (Register to contact)

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Battery Creek High School is having a blood drive on Wednesday, December 10th, 8AM-2PM. All alumni are encouraged to donate. Please contact teacher Martha Sette at *****@beaufort.k12.sc.us or 322-5500 to make an appointment. The Blood Alliance is the sole provider to the hospitals in Beaufort and Jasper counties. Please give the gift of life!

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Battery Creek wins lower state softball title  WTOC

One team left chasing a title: the Battery Creek softball team.



Public forums being held to discuss budget for Beaufort County Schools  WTOC

Beaufort County taxpayers will have the chance to learn how the school board plans to spend their money for next year's school budget.



Beaufort County Board of Education holds public forum for 2019-20 budget  WTOC

Thursday night at Battery Creek High School, the Beaufort County Board of Education held a public forum to discuss their budget for the 2019-2020 school year.



Beaufort County school board budget forum rescheduled  Bluffton Today

A Beaufort County Board of Education forum on the 2019-20 school district budget has been rescheduled.The forum, originally scheduled for Thursday, will now ...



Beaufort County school board plans budget forums  Bluffton Today

The Beaufort County Board of Education will host a public forum Thursday at Bluffton High School on its 2019-20 budget.Officials said in a news release this ...



Deputies investigate bomb threat at Battery Creek High School  WTOC

Battery Creek High School has resumed normal operations after it was placed on a brief, modified lockdown on Wednesday after a school employee received ...



Memorial held at Battery Creek High School in honor of Beaufort County teen  WTOC

Hundreds of family, classmates, teachers, and friends flooded Battery Creek High School to celebrate the life of 18-year-old Malik Spencer at a public memorial ...



Battery Creek alum named school’s next boys’ basketball coach  Hilton Head Island Packet

Battery Creek hired one of its own to be its next boys' basketball coach.



Battery Creek High student charged with bringing knife to school  WJCL News

A Battery Creek High School student is facing a felony charge for allegedly bringing a knife onto campus. Chandler Jordan Larson, 17, was booked into the ...



Greenfield softball coach Jack Miller adds to his already impressive résumé with win No. 500  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Jack Miller has won 75% of his games and 12 conference titles during his 29 seasons as a head coach.



2nd Beaufort County school employee charged after criminal misconduct with students, police say  The State

Battery Creek High English teacher Brittney Whetzel, of Lady's Island, South Carolina, is accused of sexual battery with two students and providing alcohol to ...



Beaufort Co. teacher had sex with 2 students after Googling whether she could, report says  The Herald-Sun

Battery Creek High teacher Brittney Whetzel, of Lady's Island, South Carolina, is accused of sexual battery with students in the Beaufort County School District; ...



Beaufort County high school teacher accused of kissing student; investigation ongoing  The Island Packet

Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is actively investigating allegations of a Battery Creek High School teacher kissing a female juvenile student.



Beaufort County teacher to student: ‘No more cheek, from now on straight to the mouth’  The Island Packet

Battery Creek High School Spanish teacher Fabian Jaimes kissed a student on the cheek, prompting a criminal investigation by the Beaufort County Sheriff's ...



Smoke was billowing from a Beaufort duplex when ‘hero’ wrestling coach sprang into action  The Island Packet

Battery Creek graduate and wrestling coach DeAndre Johnson, a former NCAA national champion, alerted firefighters to a Beaufort SC duplex fire. His fast ...



Memorial service held for Beaufort Co. teen found dead  WTOC

The family of a Beaufort County teen found dead in January has planned a memorial *service* to remember him.



Second school employee arrested for distributing alcohol to Battery Creek High students  WTOC

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) - There is a sense of shock in Beaufort County after two Battery Creek High School employees were arrested and accused of ...



Battery Creek High employees out on bond  WTOC

The two Battery Creek High School employees arrested this week are now out on bond.



After appearing in ‘Black Panther’ movie, this SC native is hustling to become a star  The State

A Beaufort man appeared in the blockbuster movie “Black Panther” and planned to move to New York this summer and pursue a career as an actor. Here's what ...



Beaufort Co. teacher’s license revoked amid criminal charges  Live 5 News WCSC

The South Carolina Board of Education revoked the license of a Beaufort County teacher facing charges that she had sexual relations with and served alcohol to ...



SC teacher wrote note to student: ‘No more cheek, from now on straight to the mouth’  Charlotte Observer

A Battery Creek High School Spanish teacher passed a note to a female student during class one day last fall, telling the student that he wanted to kiss her “with ...



Here’s how Battery Creek styled it up for prom night  Island Packet

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2 months after Malik Spencer vanished, his Beaufort County family plans a public funeral  Hilton Head Island Packet

Malik Spencer's family is planning a public visitation, memorial and funeral for the teen who went missing in December. His murdered body was found in ...



Beaufort County shutting down Islands Academy at the end of the semester  WJCL News

The alternative school is not meeting state requirements.



This weekend, friends and family said goodbye to Beaufort County teen Malik Spencer  WJCL News

This weekend Malik Spencer-- the 18-year-old Lobeco teen who was found shot to death in Bamberg County-- was laid to rest at Anderson Funeral Home.



Beaufort County School District holds public forums to find next superintendent  WTOC

The Beaufort County School District is asking for the public's help on finding its next superintendent.



SC public schools just got graded. How did your child’s Beaufort County school stack up?  The Island Packet

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Scores from Friday’s Lowcountry and SC high school football games  Island Packet

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Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With Two Teens Allegedly Told Friends She Couldn't Wait To Have Student's 'Beautiful Babies'  Oxygen

English teacher Brittney Whetzel allegedly bragged about the sex in a group chat with two other teachers, saying she “would do it every day.” By Gina Tron ...



Board: Beaufort Co. teacher poses a 'threat to the health, safety and welfare of students'  The News & Observer

The SC Department of Education temporarily suspended the teaching certificate of Battery Creek High School teacher Brittney Whetzel, who is accused of ...



Beaufort Co. to close Islands Academy after school ranks one of worst in SC  WSAV-TV

The Beaufort County School District is closing one its alternative school at the end of the year, after it ranked in the bottom 5th percent of all schools in South ...



Friends and family celebrate life of Malik Spencer with a memorial service  fox28media.com

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Beaufort County school board lays groundwork for November 2019 referendum  The Island Packet

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New details in arrest of Beaufort County HS teacher charged for sex with students  WSAV-TV

News 3 has learned new details about why two Beaufort County teachers landed in jail. Both are facing charges of having sex with students and giving them ...



Battery Creek hires Wade Hampton’s Shelby Strother as AD  Island Packet

Battery Creek High School has hired Shelby Strother as its next athletics director. Strother is the athletics director for Hampton County School District 1 and ...



Beaufort and Jasper students compete in Chopped cooking challenge  WSAV-TV

Students at Beaufort-Jasper Academy for Career Excellence, Hilton Head High School and Battery Creek High School competed in a Chopped challenge based ...



Lowcountry woman paralyzed in car accident encourages seat belt safety  WSAV-TV

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Beaufort County teen killed in crash will be remembered at funeral Wednesday  The Island Packet

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Here’s when Beaufort County schools will host graduation - and how to help us celebrate the Class of 2017!  Island Packet

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147 students graduate from Battery Creek High School  Hilton Head Island Packet

The 147 students of Battery Creek High School's Class of 2014 graduated Monday in a ceremony in the school's football stadium. Total amount of scholarship ...



Battery Creek school psychologist charged with sexual battery of student, placed on leave  Hilton Head Island Packet

A Battery Creek High School psychologist was arrested Friday, accused of engaging in a sexual act with a student, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's ...



Three schools among top places in county for crime reports  Island Packet

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Beaufort County’s valedictorians spill on their hardest classes, best teachers and, ugh, uniforms  Island Packet

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Marion edges Battery Creek for 2-A/1-A Lower State wrestling crown  Island Packet

There will be no three-peat for the Battery Creek wrestling team.



High School Teacher, 28, Accused of Sexual Battery of 2 Teen Students at Alcohol-Fueled Party  PEOPLE.com

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2 Beaufort County school employees arrested in abuse case  WCBD News 2

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Teacher with Upstate connections had sex with 2 students, gave alcohol to 3, report says  WYFF Greenville

A teacher who previously taught at an Upstate high school is accused of giving three of her students alcohol and having sexual encounters with two of them.



‘Suspicious’ social media post put Beaufort County high school on lockdown  The Island Packet

Beaufort High School is on modified lockdown as of Friday, March 2, 2018 while law enforcement investigates a social media post.



Islands Academy closing; what parents and students need to know:  WJCL News

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Student charged with assaulting a Battery Creek High School resource officer  WJCL News

A student is accused of assaulting a school resource officer at Battery Creek High School.



Brittney Whetzel: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Brittney Whetzel, a teacher from Beaufort, South Carolina, is accused of sexual misconduct with a student. See photos.



167 graduate Battery Creek High  Hilton Head Island Packet

The 167 students of Battery Creek High School's Class of 2012 graduated Monday in a ceremony at the school.



It’s true. You can take the boy to Silicon Valley, but a bit of Beaufort will go with him  The Island Packet

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Beaufort County school bus driver receives state honor  WSAV-TV

A Beaufort County school bus driver, who has been behind the wheel for 33 years, has been named the state's 2018 Bus Driver of the Year.



Beaufort S.C., natives return home to work as Series Commanders on MCRD Parris Island  DVIDS

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Is your child’s teacher the school’s Teacher of the Year? Here's the full list  The Island Packet

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Tree-lightings, parades, and services: A 2018 guide to holiday events in the Lowcountry  The Island Packet

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Wrestling coach leaving after 30-year tenure at Battery Creek  Island Packet

Nathan Day will stay in the Palmetto State but will head north to Liberty High School.



A Beaufort County teacher kissed a student. Cops had to warn Moss to step aside, report says  The Island Packet

Superintendent Jeff Moss and other Beaufort County (South Carolina) School District officials were warned not to interfere with a November 16, 2017, criminal ...



Battery Creek teacher and former assistant coach arrested on domestic violence charges, suspended  Hilton Head Island Packet

A former Battery Creek High School assistant football and baseball coach is on paid administrative leave from his teaching job following his arrest Wednesday ...



SC school district subpoenaed in FBI investigation of school construction  The State

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Has bullying at Beaufort County Schools been getting ‘swept under the rug’?  The Island Packet

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Want to go to prom in Beaufort County? Better get your parents' permission  Island Packet

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Videos capture last days of Beaufort 10 year old, mom before they were killed in Florida  The Island Packet

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Track athletes finish first leg of state qualifying  Berkeley Independent

Before track and field athletes and teams can think about becoming state champions, they have to clear the first hurdle at the region level.



Beaufort County school teachers could see a salary boost next year. Here's how much  The Island Packet

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The Beaufort Co. school referendum failed, so will Bluffton kids be zoned to Beaufort?  The Island Packet

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Several Beaufort County public, private schools ranked among survey's top SC schools  Hilton Head Island Packet

A national website has ranked two Beaufort County public high schools and three private schools among South Carolina's top academic institutions.



2016 Beaufort Water Festival Pirettes  Bluffton Today

2016 PIRETTESThe Pirettes serve as the Beaufort Water Festival's goodwill ambassadors, participating in regional parades and other activities throughout the ...



Seniors celebrate during grad week for Beaufort County's public high schools  Hilton Head Island Packet

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Beaufort High principal responds to students' dress-code rant  Island Packet

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Back to school 2015: A closer look at your school  Hilton Head Island Packet

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Heritage Classic Foundation honors Beaufort County scholars  WSAV-TV

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Mom, son killed in Fla. shooting will be buried in Beaufort after supporters raise money  The Island Packet

A mother and son killed in a shooting in Florida this month will be laid to rest together this week in Beaufort. The funeral *service* for Stephanie Willis and Ricky ...



School psychologist charged with sexual battery resigns  Hilton Head Island Packet

A Battery Creek High School psychologist charged with the sexual battery of a student resigned Jan. 7, according to a Beaufort County School District ...



Beaufort parent says teacher told son ‘go back’ to Africa  The State

A Battery Creek High School science teacher allegedly made what one mother considers an offensive, racial comment this week after her 14-year-old son ...



1 South Carolina teacher accused of having sex with students, another accused of buying them alcohol  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

BEAUFORT COUNTY, S.C. -- Two teachers in South Carolina are accused of throwing their students a party and one of them allegedly had sex with two ...



When Nathan Day got back to coaching, Battery Creek got back to winning titles  Hilton Head Island Packet

Nathan Day watched last week as his 8-month-old granddaughter, Rylynn, crawled on the gym floor at Battery Creek High School.



Bluffton, May River athletes to compete in class AAA track and field state championship  Bluffton Today

Results from the 2018 SCHSL AAA track and field Lower State Qualifier, held May 5 at Battery Creek High School. The Bluffton High and May River girls and ...



With $3M boost to scholarship fund, Clementa Pinckney's legacy keeps growing  Charleston Post Courier

Nearly three years after the Rev. Clementa Pinckney's was killed in the mass shooting at Emanuel AME Church, one of his lasting legacies continues to grow: ...



Not long ago, he was cleaning houses. Now this Beaufort man is in a Hollywood mega-hit  The Island Packet

A Beaufort, SC man was cast in the Black Panther movie released on Friday, February 16, 2018. He is an aspiring actor with little theater experience.



Bluffton parents display a powerful message in memory of their son  The Island Packet

Caleb Whiteleather was killed by a drunken driver on Jan. 6, 2017.



Lowcountry News  WTOC

Colleton County deputies say they rescued a man in a sinking boat. By. Live 5 News Web Staff. Published May 17, 2019 at 9:03 AM. Beaufort County Sheriff's ...



Education  WTOC

The students worked on the project for a few days, piecing it together bit by bit and painting the project that now sits outside police headquarters.



Kids in Beaufort Co. help military students transition to new schools  WJCL News

Beaufort County School District middle and high school students North of the Broad are learning how to help military students transition to new schools.



New principals selected for two Beaufort Co. schools  WJCL News

Two Beaufort County schools will see new leadership for the 2017-2018 school year.



Beaufort County's public schools cope with loss of hall monitors  Hilton Head Island Packet

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Battery Creek High students charged with setting off stink bombs  Hilton Head Island Packet

Two Battery Creek High School students were arrested Friday after allegedly setting off stink bombs at the school Thursday.



Battery Creek racing the clock to prepare for opening kickoff  Island Packet

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It lived up to the hype: No. 1 Ridgeland-Hardeeville edges Battery Creek in 2-A playoffs  Hilton Head Island Packet

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Too many students and not enough classrooms, Beaufort County schools looking for a solution  WSAV-TV

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Students performed sex acts in a classroom — and the teacher was there, SC board says  The Island Packet

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S.C. Badkatz will compete for softball national title  Bluffton Today

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Guards play key role in prep basketball playoff success  Hilton Head Island Packet

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South Carolina teacher 'had sex with 2 of her students at a party'  Daily Mail

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Hodge tapped as new WSNHS principal - The Brewton Standard  Brewton Standard

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Beaufort High School assistant principal charged with DUI  Hilton Head Island Packet

A Beaufort High School assistant principal was placed on paid leave Monday after his arrest Sunday on charges of driving under the influence.



Beaufort Islands under mandatory evacuation  Bluffton Today

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