Jerry Govan

“We’re now one district”: Educators celebrate consolidation in Orangeburg County

The merger of Orangeburg Districts Three, Four, and Five became official Monday

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (WOLO) –It’s the beginning of a new era for education in Orangeburg County. Monday marked the first day the entire county falls under one unified school district. After shortening the number of districts from three to one, more than twenty years after consolidating from eight districts, some educators tell us it is necessary in order to provide more…