Eighth Graders Tour Congaree National Park

To enhance their understanding of the role rivers play in shaping our land, eighth graders visited Congaree National Park. The park is noted for its national champion trees and biodiversity, as well as being the largest tract of old growth floodplain forest in the continental US.

HSSR Basketball Honorees

Congratulations to our High School Sports Report honorees! The following LA varsity players were named to the High School Sports Report All-State Basketball Team: Ryan Holmes, Nate Martin, Taylor Campbell and Ruthie Moore.

Shooters Garner Accolades

Congratulations to senior shooter Cassidy Crowder for winning a $1000 scholarship from the Hampton Wildlife fund at the April 29th shoot in Camden. Juniors Carmen McGee and Jack Kerber were named to the South Carolina Youth Shooting Federation’s All-State team.

Kerber Named 4H-er of the Year

Julia Kerber was recently named Jr. 4H-er of the Year for Laurens County. This award is given once a year to a 4-her between the ages of 11 to 14 years old. 4-h county leaders choose the winner based on their involvement in the community, volunteer service and leadership activities, as well as the 4H […]

Economic Expertise

LA Alumni, Hannah Burrows Mabry (Class of 2005), recently visited third and sixth grade classes as part of the Wells Fargo Education Program. Mrs. Mabry spoke to students about the difference between “wants and needs” and the importance of saving money.   Mrs. Mabry serves as a Personal Banker at the Clinton Wells Fargo branch.