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Lexington-Richland School District 5 holds back to school bash

Lexington, SC ( WOLO) — Lexington-Richland School District Five will hold a Back to School Bash on Monday, August 19 to celebrate and help prepare families for the start of the new school year. Sponsored by several groups, the event will take place 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Saluda Shoals Park and will include face painting, health screenings and…

Tips to get your children back to school ready with proper sleep

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — According to Prisma Health studies show that insufficient sleep is connected with lower academic achievement, as well as higher rates of  being out absent and tardiness. Trey Brown, M.D. Central South Carolina’s only physician with subspecialty training in both pediatric pulmonology and pediatric sleep medicine says, “It is important to establish a good bedtime and sleep…