CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — XPrize founder Peter Diamandis thought he could hold a conference in an “immunity bubble” in the middle of California’s COVID-19 surge last month but instead created a superspreader event that infected attendees, staff and himself.
FLORENCE, S.C. -- Francis Marion University’s African American Faculty and Staff Coalition (AAFSC) will celebrate its 25th year at its annual scholarship celebration Feb. 18.
HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Coker Theatre will perform “Steel Magnolias” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday in the Watson Theater.
FLORENCE, S.C. -- Francis Marion University will hold five in-person commencement ceremonies on Friday, Dec. 11 and Saturday, Dec. 12 for its fall 2020 graduating class.
FLORENCE, S.C. — Four seats on Florence County School District I Board of Trustees are being contested in the Nov. 3 election. Elder Alexis D…
FLORENCE, S.C. – Larry P. Engelhardt, a professor of physics, was named Francis Marion University’s J. Lorin Mason Distinguished Professor for the 2019-20 academic year Thursday at a special awards dinner.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Today, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced 527 new confirmed cases and 37 new probable cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, 22 additional confirmed deaths and 1 new probable deaths.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) Friday announced 647 new confirmed cases and 40 new probable cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, 20 additional confirmed deaths and 1 new probable deaths.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) Tuesday announced 739 new confirmed cases and 30 new probable cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, 30 additional confirmed deaths and 3 new probable deaths.
FLORENCE, S.C. -- Francis Marion University Friday and Saturday held four in-person commencement ceremonies for its spring and summer 2020 graduating classes.
As schools begin their fall semester, universities and colleges are struggling to contain coronavirus outbreaks with cases reported at campuses in all 50 states.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Friday the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control unveiled a new interactive online resource that provides COVID-19 cases associated with students, faculty and staff and all kindergarten-12 grade public and private schools in the state.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control will start providing twice-weekly reports this week on the number COVID-19 cases associated with staff and students at public and private schools in the state.
FLORENCE, S.C. – MUSC Health Florence Medical Center and Francis Marion University are partnering to bring COVID-19 testing to the FMU campus.
HARTSVILLE, S.C. — Dr. Robert J. Gilliard, the son Linda C. Gilliard of Hartsville and the late Robert J. “Bobby” Gilliard, has been named a T…
DARLINGTON, S.C. – The Trinity-Byrnes Collegiate School board voted unanimously last month to change the School’s name to Trinity Collegiate School.
FLORENCE, S.C. – Francis Marion University is one of 17 schools named as Centers of Excellence by the National League for Nursing, the nation’s premier organization for nurse faculty and leaders in nursing education.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Florence native William C. Hubbard was recently selected as the new dean of the University of South Carolina School of Law, t…
Throughout our country today, we are witnessing some of the best examples of decision making on the local, state and national levels as it relates to our nation’s COVID-19 crisis.
FLORENCE, S.C. — Francis Marion University’s nursing program has received initial accreditation from the prestigious Commission on Collegiate …
PAMPLICO, S.C. – Florence County School District Two Superintendent Neal Vincent recently was recognized as one of three state finalists for the 2021 Superintendent of the Year award from the South Carolina Association of School Administrators (SCASA).
FLORENCE, S.C. — Moore Intermediate faculty and staff gathered on the school's sidewalk for a student parade to celebrate the end of the school year.