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Verse for the Day: John 12:36 "While you have the light, believe in the light, that you may become sons of light.  These things Jesus spoke, and departed, and was hidden from them."

Updated Crime Blotter
web posted July 16, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Author Tom Poland On Hand Saturday For Book Signing
web posted July 14, 2018

EDGEFIELD - The Tompkins Library website announced that a book signing will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at their location, 104 Courthouse Square, from 2:00 p. m. to 5:00 p. m. for Mr. Tom Poland.
Edgefield Daily


Local Woman's Grandson To Teach Music in Nepal
web posted July 14, 2018

JOHNSTON - Taylor James Ouzts, grandson of Crystal Stone of Johnston, S.C, has been selected by Radford University to participate in a research project in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Edgefield Daily


Morgan N. Reel of Edgefield named to Clemson University President's List

web posted July 13, 2018
071318ReelEDGEFIELD - Morgan N. Reel, of Edgefield, has been named to the President's List at Clemson University for the spring 2018 semester.   Edgefield Daily





New Fire Station Clears Edgefield County Planning Commission

web posted July 13, 2018
MERRIWETHER -The Merriwether Fire Department's newest proposed substation cleared it's final hurdle with a unanimous vote from the Edgefield County Planning Commission.
Edgefield Daily


ECSD Announces New J-E-T Middle School Assistant Principal

web posted July 13, 2018
JOHNSTON - The Edgefield County School District (ECSD) welcomes Jason Schumpert to Johnston – Edgefield – Trenton (J-E-T) Middle School as the new assistant principal.
Edgefield Daily

Aiken Electric Cooperative - Bustin' Clays For The United Way
web posted July 12, 2018
PSA - Aiken Electric Cooperative would like to cordially invite you to join them for their 2nd annual, Bustin’ Clays event.  Bustin’ Clays is an exciting new event for shooters of all levels, and offers a day full of competitive shooting, games and prizes.
Edgefield Daily

Obituary: Annabelle Griffis Nicholson
web posted July 12, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Wandering Minds: Poster Wants Better Traffic Law Enforcement
web posted July 12, 2018
Edgefield Daily

New STEM School Construction Complete - Bettis Prep in Need of Teachers
web posted July 11, 2018
TRENTON - The new science, technology, engineering and mathematics school, Bettis Preparatory Leadership Academy, will officially have a completed building on Friday, July 13. The school is set to open for the 2018 fall school semester with students in grades 5K to fifth grade.
Edgefield Daily


The Secret Weapon of the Carolinas
By Amanda Whatley Owen
web posted July 11, 2018
GARDENING -The Carolinas, especially South Carolina, has always been known for its beautiful, sandy beaches.  There are also numerous other things these coastal waters are known for, but many do not know the secret plant that lies in the marshes and wetlands of these coastal waters.  The Venus Fly Trap.
Edgefield Daily


Family Dentistry of Edgefield Announces Local Scholarship Winner
web posted July 10, 2018
071018scholarshipEDGEFIELD - Family Dentistry of Edgefield is pleased to announce the recipient of the Family Dentistry of Edgefield Academic Scholarship Program for $1,000 for the spring 2018 semester.
Edgefield Daily



Gun Play Involved in Road Rage Incident
web posted July 10, 2018
MERRIWETHER - A young woman found herself in a frightening situation on Martintown Road on Thursday night, when a man pointed a gun at her during a road rage incident.
Edgefield Daily

Driver With a Child Passenger Speeds Away From Checkpoint
web posted July 10, 2018
EDGEFIELD - Police from the S.C. Highway Patrol, the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office, and the Town of Edgefield were conducting a safety checkpoint Sunday night at Bauskett Street and Penn Street, when a car suddenly sped away from the checkpoint.
Edgefield Daily


Planning Commission Will Meet Thursday
web posted July 10, 2018
COUNTY - The Edgefield County Planning Commission will hold it's next meeting on Thursday, July 12th at the Edgefield County Council Chambers.  The agenda for the meeting is below.  There will also be a workshop meeting to continue discussions on the zoning of Sweetwater Rd. and Hwy. 25 corridors.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: July 7 - July 11
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted July 9, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer.
Edgefield Daily

Updated Crime Blotter
web posted July 9, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Mandy's Friendly Garden To Return This Week
web posted July 9, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Obituary: Dabney "Bubba" B. Timmerman, Sr.
web posted July 7, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Notice of a Public Hearing Prior to Final Action by the County Council of Edgefield County to Enter Into Ordinances

web posted July 6, 2018
PSA - Pursuant to South Carolina Code Section 4-9-140, notice is hereby given by the County Council of Edgefield County (the "County Council") that a public hearing for the below-referenced Ordinances will be held at the Council Chambers of the County Council.
Edgefield Daily

Classifieds: Auto For Sale
web posted July 6, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Obituary: Lori Hood Holmes
web posted July 5, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Happy Independence Day
web posted July 4, 2018
COUNTY - As we approach the celebration of our nation's independence this 4th of July, let us take a few moments to reflect on how blessed we are to live in this great country.
Edgefield Daily


Firework Safety
web posted July 2, 2018
NSC - As the Fourth approaches, we have some tips from the National Safety Council on how to keep you and your family safe while handling fireworks.
Edgefield Daily

Stolen Trailer
web posted June 30, 2018
MERRIWETHER - A reader is seeking information after a trailer went missing from his Merriwether home. 
Edgefield Daily

Classifieds: Lost & Found
web posted June 30, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Stolen Classic Cars Recovered
web posted June 29, 2018
JOHNSTON - Classic cars that went missing from a Johnston residence have been recovered.
Edgefield Daily

Agenda For July 2018 Edgefield County Council Meeting
web posted June 28, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Arguement Leads to Arrest For Domestic Violence and Possession
web posted June 29, 2018
MERRIWETHER - A man arguing with his girlfriend ended up in jail after police discovered more than just a couple having a disagreement.
Edgefield Daily


Updated Crime Blotter
web posted June 28, 2018
Edgefield Daily

American Red Cross Assisting Family in Trenton after Storm Damage
web posted June 28, 2018
TRENTON - American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting a family whose home, located on Edgefield Road in Trenton, was damaged by a storm. Edgefield Daily
 

Strom Thurmond Athletics Announces Inaugural Class For Athletic Hall of Fame
web posted June 27, 2018
The Strom Thurmond High School Athletic Department is proud to announce the inaugural class of its Athletic Hall of Fame.
Edgefield Daily

Classic Cars Stolen From Calhoun Street
web posted June 27, 2018
JOHNSTON - An Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputy met with a woman on June 21st, who stated that two Ford Mustangs were stolen from her Calhoun Street residence. Edgefield Daily

Vehicle Stolen From U-Ride on Augusta Road
web posted June 27, 2018
EDGEFIELD - An employee of U-Ride on Augusta Road in Edgefield called the Sherrif's office Monday, June 25th, to report a stolen vehicle from their lot.
Edgefield Daily


Duncan on Supreme Court Decisions on National Security and Freedom of Speech
web posted June 27, 2018
WASHINGTON,D.C. -  Today, the Supreme Court decided two major cases regarding President Trump’s temporary travel ban for national security purposes and pro-life center free speech in California. Congressman Jeff Duncan (SC-03) released the following statement.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: June 26 - July 3
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted June 26, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer.
Edgefield Daily


The Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program 2018

web posted June 26, 2018
PSA - The Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program is coming to Edgefield County.  The goals of the program are to supplement the diets of low-income seniors with fresh, nutritious produce and to support South Carolina's small farmers.
Edgefield Daily

List of County Office Closings For July 4th
web posted June 26, 2018
COUNTY - In observance of Independence Day, the following Edgefield County offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th, 2018.
Edgefield Daily


Obituary: Mr. William Homer Vaughn
web posted June 26, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Errol Thomas Honored With Governor's Order of The Silver Crescent
web posted June 25, 2018
COUNTY - Edgefield County citizen, Errol Thomas had no idea that he was being honored Sunday afternoon at a banquet held at Old Macedonia Baptist Church.
Edgefield Daily
 

Seawright Cleaners - The Closing of Edgefield County's Last Dry Cleaner

web posted June 25, 2018
EDGEFIELD -  Edgefield Daily recently spoke with Mr. "Sonny" Seawright who has closed the family dry cleaning business that was began by his uncle, John Carroll Seawright in 1929.
Edgefield Daily


Classifieds - Lost & Found: Kayaker Lost Paddle
web posted June 25, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Updated Crime Blotter
web posted June 25, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Mayor Culbreath Issues an Apology
web posted June 25, 2018
COUNTY - After a controversial post made on Mayor Culbreth's Instagram page, the Johnston Mayor has formerly shared an apology with the public.
Edgefield Daily

Johnston Mayor Shares Controversial Post on Social Media
web posted June 24, 2018
JOHNSTON - Citizens throughout Edgefield County are voicing their opinions after Mayor Terrence Culbreath shares a post on social media that has many citizens outraged.
Edgefield Daily

Saluda County Home Invasion results in Life Sentence
web posted June 23, 2018
PSA - Abin Lee Lowman, age 40, of Edgefield, was found guilty today by a Saluda County Jury after a week-long trial for the home invasion of the owners of Tidwell Jewelers, Danny and Lynda Tidwell.
Edgefield Daily

New Date Announced For Edgefield County Chamber's Scholarship Golf Tournament
web posted June 22, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Chamber has announced September 22nd as the new date for the Scholarship Golf Tournament.
Edgefield Daily

Women In Unity Distributing Free Food Friday
web posted June 22, 2018
EDGEFIELD - Women In Unity Afterschool Learning & Development will be distributing free food on Friday, June 22nd from 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM (or until food runs out).
Edgefield Daily

United Way of Edgefield County Seeks More Agencies
web posted June 21, 2018
COUNTY - The United Way of Edgefield County is now accepting registered, non-profit organizations that help citizens in Edgefield County and would like to request funding from the United Way.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield Dixie Youth Will Host District 3 All Stars
web posted June 21, 2018
COUNTY - Edgefield Dixie Youth will host the 2018 District 3, O Zone All Star Tournament, June 22 - 26. Teams from Starr/Iva, Abbeville, Clinton, Mid Carolina, Saluda, Batesburg/Leesville and the host team, Edgefield County will all be competing for a trip to the South Carolina State Tournament which begins in Union on July 6.
Edgefield Daily

Letter To The Editor: Writer Feels His Right To Vote Denied - Offers Solution
Dear Editor,  I believe I was denied my right to vote in the June 12 Edgefield County Primaries. I was forced to decide between casting a vote for my county council representative or the Probate judge.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce Closing From June 22nd - July 16th

web posted June 21, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Congressman Duncan Releases Statement Regarding Trump's Executive Order

web posted June 21, 2018
WAHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Jeff Duncan (SC-03) released the following statement regarding the “Affording Congress an Opportunity to Address Family Separation” executive order:
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Man Held In Questioning For Aiken County Murder
web posted June 20, 2018
AIKEN -  James Michael Hooper II is being held for questioning in the slaying of 20 year-old, Missy Clary.  Hooper turned himself in Tuesday afternoon, and is being held at the Aiken County Detention Center.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Veteran’s Resource Fair June 21st
web posted June 20, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Veterans Affairs Office and many other state and local resource service providers will host a Resource and Community Network Fair
on Thursday, June 21st, from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm.
Edgefield Daily


Brookstone Apartments Hit Again With Another Auto Break-In
web posted June20, 2018
MERRIWETHER - Brookstone Apartments was the scene of another auto break-in Sunday.  In an earlier Edgefield Daily article posted on June 15th, we reported five counts of auto break-in.
Edgefield Daily


Letter To The Editor: Candidate Thanks Voters
web posted June 20, 2018
EDGEFIELD - Greg Anderson, candidate for Probate judge penned the following letter to the editor.
Edgefield Daily

Red Cross Issues Safety Tips as Hot Weather Arrives in SC
web posted June 20, 2018
PSA -  Even before summer begins, South Carolina is dealing with hot temperatures and high humidity. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), more than 600 people in the United States are killed by extreme heat every year.
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: June 19 - June 25
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted June 19, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer.
Edgefield Daily

Phisher The Phamous
web posted June 19, 2018
EDGEFIELD - Phisher, a Boykin spaniel owned by Geri Perano of Edgefield, has landed a pretty lucrative job as the "on-deck coordinator" for the Lexington Blowfish baseball team.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce
Needing Items For Salkehatchie

web posted June 19, 2018
COUNTY - Salkehatchie Summer Service is looking for a couple of items for some of the homeowners that they are working on this week. If you have any of these items and or willing to "DONATE" or sell them, please contact Deborah Henderson @ 803-480-0678 or let Donna Livingston know at the Chamber office.
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield Southern Realty Joins Weichert® National Franchise Network
web posted June 19, 2018
EDGEFIELD - Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. is pleased to welcome a new South Carolina office that prides itself on the high-quality service provided by its agents. The addition of Weichert, Realtors® - Pendarvis Company, formerly Edgefield Southern Realty, is an independently owned and operated Weichert® affiliate in Edgefield.
Edgefield Daily


Wandering Minds: Paws And Hooves Rescue Lauds Work of Dr. Bagshaw
web posted June 19, 2018
Edgefield Daily

The Augusta Genealogical Society Presents
Navigating Tips for Family Search
web posted June 18, 2018
AUGUSTA - The program is free and open to the public and is for all levels of family historians. The speaker will be Beverly Boniewicz. Presently she is a consultant for FamilySearch.com.  She also does private genealogy research for others. A native Augustan, she presently lives in Edgefield County.
Edgefield Daily


Classifieds; New Listing in Furniture and Household Items
web posted June 18, 2018
Edgefield Daily

House Passes Bipartisan Bill to Fight Fentanyl
web posted June 16, 2018
WASHINGTON, DC -  The House of Representatives passed H.R. 2851, the Stop the Importation and Trafficking of Synthetic Analogues (SITSA) Act of 2017, authored by Rep. John Katko (R-NY), by a vote of 239-142.  This concludes a week of the House passing nearly 40 bills to combat the opioid crisis.
Edgefield Daily


Classifieds: New Listings Under Hunting/Guns & Yard Sales
web posted June 16, 2018
Edgefield Daily

SRNS Partners with Local Education System for 10 Years
web posted June 15, 2018
061518SRNSAIKEN – Since Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) became the management and operating contractor in 2008 at the Savannah River Site (SRS), more than 200,000 students and teachers throughout the eight counties near SRS have benefitted from their dedicated efforts to enhance learning.

Edgefield Daily


Five Auto Break-Ins And One Stolen Vehicle From One Address
web posted June 15, 2018
MERRIWETHER - Residents of Brookstone Apartments reported five car break-ins from June 8th-11th. 
Edgefield Daily

Items Taken From Arrowhead Lake Road Home
web posted June 15, 2018
NORTH AUGUSTA - Police were called to an Arrowhead Lake Road home, just off of Rainbow Falls Road in Edgefield County, Wednesday evening, to answer a larceny call.  The homeowner met with the officer and explained that a pressure washer and a chainsaw were missing from his residence.
Edgefield Daily

A Night Worth Believing In
web posted June 14, 2018
COUNTY -  May 18, 2018 was a night to believe in for many Edgefield County residents as they attended the Special Needs Prom.
Edgefield Daily

Dollar General Opens Next To Sportsman's Corner
web posted June 14, 2018
MERRIWETHER - The Dollar General at the corner of Martintown & Woodlawn Roads opened at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, June 13th.
Edgefield Daily


Free Introductory Pickleball Class Set For June 19th at Edgefield Town Gym
web posted June 14, 2018
EDGEFIELD - Steve Miner is the local USA Pickleball Association ambassador.  He will be teaching a free introductory pickleball class on Tuesday, June 19, 10-11 a.m. at the Edgefield Town Gym.  If you're interested in signing up, please contact Steve Miner: steveminer@gmail.com or 408-877-6547.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Golf Tournament Postponed
web posted June 14, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Chamber Scholarship Golf Tournament scheduled for this Friday, June 15th – has been postponed til a later date in the year.   The Chamber wishes to thank everyone for their support.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Veterans Resource Fair
web posted June 13, 2018
PSA - There will be a resource fair at the SC National Guard Armory in Edgefield,
Edgefield Daily

Updated Crime Blotter
web posted June 13, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Obituary: Betty Jane Lewis Dickert
web posted June 13, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Unofficial Election Results
web posted June 12, 2018
COUNTY - Below you will find the unofficial results from the 2018 primary election in Edgefield County. 
Edgefield Daily

Primaries Today - Get Out and Vote
web posted June 12, 2018
COUNTY - Please remember to vote in today's Primary Elections.
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: June 12 - June 18
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted June 12, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer.
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce Needs Items for Salkehatchie Summer Service
web posted June 12, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce wishes to remind folks that the Salkehatchie Summer Service is gearing up and there are a few items that are needed, in particular, small bottles of water, or Gatorade.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Veterans Affairs Presents Healthy Hearts Line Dancing Tonight
web posted June 12, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Veterans Affairs is presenting Healthy Hearts Line Dancing at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, June 12th, 2018.  The event will be held at the Edgefield National Guard Armory, 225 Augusta Road, Edgefield, S.C. 29824.
Edgefield Daily


Obituary: James R. Sprouse
web posted June 12, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Mural To Be Unveiled In Trenton
web posted June 12, 2018
TRENTON - The Town of Trenton would like to invite the public to the unveiling of a 12’ x 24’ mural, titled,  “Days Gone By” at the Town of Trenton Library.
Edgefield Daily


Reminder:
Edgefield County Amateur Radio Club Sponsors License Training And Testing
web posted June 12, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Amateur Radio Club is sponsoring license training and testing. They are fortunate to have the best trainer in the state, AE4UX, Charlie.
Edgefield Daily


Wandering Minds: Reader Defends Candidate
web posted June 12, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield County Resident Is One Of Aiken County's Best Teachers
web posted June 11, 2018
061118TrinaStidemJOHNSTON - Trina Anderson Stidem is a proud Edgefield County resident, and an exemplary teacher in the Aiken County.  She was recently recognized by receiving The Social Scene's,  "People's Choice" award as the best primary educator at LBC Middle School, where she teaches 6th - 8th grade.
Edgefield Daily



Bucky Faust Wins Cooking Event With Custom Grill Designed and Built in Edgefield County
web posted June 11, 2018
061118Grill1EDGEFIELD - This past Saturday, Bucky Faust, Chief of the Northside Fire Department entered the "Pigs In the Park" grilling competition, at the Commons, in Augusta, GA.
Edgefield Daily



Classifieds; Pool Parts in Recreation Section
web posted June 11, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Updated Crime Blotter
web posted June 11, 2018
Edgefield Daily

J-E-T’s Seventh Graders Visit Washington, D.C.
web posted June 9, 2018
JOHNSTON - Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton (J-E-T) Middle School seventh graders took a trip to Washington on Wednesday, May 30 through Saturday, June 1.
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Educators Shine
web posted June 9, 2018
EDGEFIELD - Everyone knows that the educators that staff our Edgefield County schools are some of the best teachers and faculty in the state.  The Edgefield Daily would like to applaud our teachers for another great year of service.  Below, you will find a list of teachers that have been honored with special awards.
Edgefield Daily

Notice Of a Public Hearing Prior To Final Action By The County Council Of Edgefield County To Enter Into Ordinances
Pursuant to South Carolina Code Section 4-9-140, notice is hereby given by the County Council of Edgefield County (the "County Council") that a public hearing for the below-referenced Ordinances will be held at the Council Chambers of the County Council.
Edgefield Daily


Wandering Minds: Reader Questions Candidate
web posted June 9, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Classifieds: New Job Listing & Furniture For Sale
web posted June 9, 2018
Edgefield Daily

W. Thurmond Burnett Honored By Edgefield County Council
web posted June 8, 2018
COUNTY -  For 47 years Thurmond Burnett served as the coroner for Edgefield County.  Thursday night he was honored by the Edgefield County Council for his service.
Edgefield Daily

Council Members Move Closer To Four Year Terms
web posted June 8, 2018
COUNTY - A second reading of the ordinance to make council seats a four year terms, passed with little discussion Thursday night.
Edgefield Daily

Sunday Sale of Alcohol Passes First Council Reading
web posted June 8, 2018
COUNTY - The proposal for an ordinance on alcohol sales on Sunday, passed unanimously at the Edgefield County Council meeting last night.
Edgefield Daily


Lost Dog
web posted June 7, 2018
BOEDGEFIELD - Bo, left his home on Meeting Street on 06-05-18. He is a GoldenDoodle names "BO". He is wearing a blue collar and a Seresto collar. Bo can be timid but is very friendly. He should be in Meeting Street/WE Parker/ BP Hwy25 area. Any info, please call 803-480-3109 or 803-480-2616. This is a heartbroken little boy's dog. REWARD OFFERED for his safe return. No questions asked. Edgefield Daily


Troop 30 Bridging Over Ceremony
web posted June 7, 2018
Edgefield
                                                        Troop 30EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield Troop 30 Scouts had a bridging over ceremony and gave out merit badges, belt loops and advancements.
Edgefield Daily



Liquid Refreshments
By Amanda Whatley Owen
web posted June 7, 2018
GARDENING - H2O, two Hydrogen atoms and one Oxygen atom also known as water, is the number one resource needed for all living organisms to survive, including plants and grass! 
Edgefield Daily

D-Day: 06:30 June 6, 1944
web posted June 6, 2018
NATION - Today marks the 74th anniversary of one of the most dramatic battles in history, the landing on Normandy. Nearly 10,000 Allied forces were killed or missing during the invasion. The victory by "America's Greatest Generation" began the downfall of Nazi Germany and ultimately the end of World Ward ll.
US Army

Edgefield Reading Council Earns SCIRA Honor Council And Sandlapper Award
web posted June 6, 2018
COUNTY - The Edgefield Reading Council worked hard this year to earn the SCIRA Honor Council by increasing membership and sponsoring events throughout the county that encouraged and inspired a love of reading and writing in Edgefield County.
Edgefield Daily

Johnston Home Burglarized
web posted June 6, 2018
JOHNSTON -  An Airport Road home in Johnston was the scene of a grand larceny on Monday.  The homeowner returned to his residence, after only being gone for about four hours, to find a broken window in his bedroom, and a piece of a brick on the floor.
Edgefield Daily

Jealous Boyfriend Attacks Man At Dollar General In Trenton
web posted June 6, 2018
TRENTON -  Police were called to the Dollar General in Trenton on Thursday, May 31st, in response to a fight between two men.
Edgefield Daily


Obituary: Lou Waites Bussey
web posted June 6, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield County Amateur Radio Club Sponsors License Training And Testing
web posted June 6, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Amateur Radio Club is sponsoring license training and testing. They are fortunate to have the best trainer in the state, AE4UX, Charlie.
Edgefield Daily


Security Federal Grand Opening
web posted June 5, 2018
RIDGE SPRING - The Security Federal Ridge Spring branch will be having a grand opening celebration this week.
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: June 5 - June 11
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted June 5, 2018
EDGEFIELD - The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer.
Edgefield Daily


Obituary: M. Kathryn “Dot” Lewis
web posted June 5, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Pine Grove Penticostal Holiness Church Will Hold Homecoming
web posted June 5, 2018
EDGEFIELD - Pine Grove Penticostal Holiness Church will hold Homecoming 2018 on Sunday, June 10th.
Edgefield Daily

Classifieds: 2BR Rental in Edgefield
web posted June 5, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Mother’s Day Tea at WEP
web posted June 4, 2018
060418WEPEDGEFIELD - On Friday, May 18th Mrs. Wilhelm and Ms. Pedersen’s kindergarten class held their annual Mother’s Day Tea at W. E. Parker Elementary School.
Edgefield Daily




J-E-T’s 25th Young Authors’ Night
web posted June 4, 2018
060418JETJOHNSTON - Twenty-five years ago, a teacher named Pamela Cook had the idea that Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton (J-E-T) Middle School’s curriculum should incorporate writing throughout and that this writing should be shared.
Edgefield Daily


Updated Crime Blotter
web posted June 4, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Obituary: Mary Joyce F. Arnold
web posted June 4, 2018
Edgefield Daily

Obituary: Mrs. Virginia Mobley Johnson
web posted June 3, 2018
Edgefield Daily

DES Students Say "No to Drugs"
web posted June 2, 2018
060218DESTRENTON - The students at Douglas Elementary School just completed another year of the "Just Say No" program.  Retired teacher Ms. Broadwater stated "This program will always have a special place in my heart".
Edgefield Daily


2018-2019 Online Registration for Returning Edgefield County Students
web posted June 2, 2018
COUNTY - If you currently have a child enrolled in an Edgefield County School, you will be receiving an informational letter with instructions on how to register your child online for the 2018-2019 school year.
Edgefield Daily

Sample Ballots for Upcoming Primaries
web posted June 1, 2018
COUNTY - Listed below are sample ballots for the upcoming primary election.  The primaries will take place on June 12, 2018.  Polls will stay open from 7am- 7pm. Edgefield Daily

JES Celebrates Career Week
web posted June 1, 2018
060118JESJOHNSTON - Johnston Elementary students, faculty, and staff recently participated in career related activities.  Monday was “JES is Crazy about Education” day.  Everyone joined in the fun by wearing school colors and crazy accessories.
Edgefield Daily



County Council To Discuss Changing Council Members Terms From Two Year To Four Year Staggered
web posted June 1, 2018
COUNTY - The Edgefield County Council released it's agenda for their meeting scheduled for June 7th, 6:00 PM, at the Edgefield County Council chambers. 
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County Transportation Committee Releases Agenda for June 7th Meeting
web posted June 1, 2018
COUNTY - The Edgefield County Transportation Committee will have a meeting at 4:00 PM on June 7th in the Edgefield County Council chambers.  A vote may be held on any and all agenda items.
Edgefield Daily


Crime Blotter; Playing Catch Up
web posted June 1, 2018
COUNTY - I appreciate everyone's patience as I catch up the Crime Blotter.  I had been out of town for a week attending a graduation.  May 1st through May 15th has been posted.  More to come.
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