Dutch Fork

Memorial and balloon release held in memory of Dutch Fork Football Player

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Dozens of green, silver and white balloons were released Friday night in memory of a Dutch Fork High School Football player who died earlier in the week. Dutch Fork Football Stadium was filled Friday night but not for a game. A Memorial was held for 17 year old Jack Alkhatib. The Senior died after collapsing at football practice…

Dutch Fork student dies after collapsing at football practice

Statement released by Lexington Richland School District 5, the student died after collapsing at football practice

Columbia, S.C. (WOLO)–A student at Dutch Fork High School has died. According to a statement released by Lexington Richland School District 5, the student died after collapsing at football practice. The district is not releasing the student’s name. We will have more on this story as soon as more information becomes available.   Categories: Lexington, Local News, Local Sports, News,…

Stephen Davis Jr. to join Gamecocks

By: Stephen Wise

Columbia, S.C. (WOLO) – Stephen Davis Jr., a native of Dutch Fork, S.C., is set to join South Carolina this season as a walk-on. Davis, a standout player at Dutch Fork, left Auburn during the offseason. At Auburn, Davis redshirted his freshman year due to a knee injury suffered during his senior year of high school. Davis was a former three-star recruit…

Historic Lexington County Home Gets New Resident

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WOLO) – A new business has taken up residence in Lexington County’s historic Coogler-Meetze house. “Rustic Chic Interiors” and the one of the county’s oldest functioning buildings, are now located at 207 W. Main St. in Lexington. The company’s owner, Sarah Cornett, says she wanted to help customers bring their Pinterest and HGTV dreams to life. She says they…

Dutch Fork Caps Undefeated Season with 5A Title

On Monday, in the final week of build up to the SCHSL 5A Title game. Dutch Fork head coach Tom Knotts told ABC Columbia Sports that all year long, his team “has done everything I’ve asked of them. I’m asking them to win a state championship, so I believe they’ll come through.” Five days later, his Silver Foxes proved him…