Senior Caroline Hopkins was crowned Miss Souvenirs at Byrnes High Saturday night. Class winners were, left to right: Miss Freshman, Wren Simmons; Miss Sophomore, Natalie Pickren; Miss Souvenirs, Caroline Hopkins; Miss Senior, Hunter Singleton and Miss Junior, Makenna Adkins.
RMS students selected for honors orchestras
Riverside Middle had five students selected for this year’s All-State Orchestra.
Abigail Lenz - viola
Anna Voelk - violin
Naomi Wright - violin
Tom Bucher - bass
Agatha Sultan - cello
Greenville Technical College is part of a nationwide food drive, STUFH the Bus (Students Team Up to Fight Hunger) that benefits Harvest Hope Food Bank. A college-wide food drive brought together the collections of faculty, staff, and students.
A couple of Buena Vista Elementary School (BVES) art teachers have undertaken projects to promote peace this school year.
After new Principal David Burgess shared an idea to put a Peace Pole at the school, art teachers Wendy Jackson and JoAnn Wellbrock brainstormed how they could participate.
Leighanna Gambrell was crowned Miss Byrnes High 2018 during Saturday night’s pageant. The 54th annual pageant was presented by the Rebel Band Booster Club, Inc.
She danced to a medley of “I Love Rock & Roll / We Will Rock You” and was winner of the interview portion of the contest.
Students and teachers accomplished a lot in the last calendar year, raising money for nonprofits, competing at national venues and serving the community during Spirit Week. The following
are a few highlights from the year that was in 2017.