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Verse for the Day:
   Romans 15:5-6  "May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had, so that with one mind and one voice you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ."

Tidwell Jewelers and Edgefield Daily's 2014 Christmas Giveaway: $750 in Total Prizes
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Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Specials Dec 6 - Dec 16
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted December 6, 2016
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.
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Santa and Mrs. Claus to Visit McCormick County Library
web posted December 6, 2016
MCCORMICK – Looking for a place to take the kids to see Santa? Look no further! Santa will be in McCormick on Saturday, December 10, from 1-4pm.  See the press release below for more information.
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Parkdale Mill Closes in Edgefield County
web posted December 5, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Will Williams, President and CEO, Economic Development Partnership, stated Parkdale Mills Plant #20 on Rabbit Trail Road announced to their employees on the morning of Nov 15 that they would be closing the plant right before Thanksgiving.
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Edgefield’s 43rd Annual Christmas Parade
web posted December 5, 2016
edgefield
                                                          christmas
                                                          paradeCOUNTY –  Edgefield held their annual Christmas parade Sunday afternoon.  A day full of rain brought few to the sidewalk streets, as most attendees watched from their vehicles, as the floats made their way down Main Street. 
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Coins, Firearms, and More Stolen from Edgefield Home
web posted December 5, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  After returning home from work, an Edgefield man noticed his backed door had been pried open, and over $4,000 worth of items had been stolen.
Edgefield Daily

Third Suspect in Sportsman’s Robbery Arrested
web posted December 1, 2016
rashawan
                                                          hairstonMERRIWETHER –  The third suspect involved in the armed robbery at Sportsman’s Corner on November 11th has been arrested. 
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Attention Edgefield County Veterans, VFW Ladies Auxiliary and American Legion Ladies Auxiliary
web posted December 1, 2016
COUNTY –  The following is a public service announcement regarding the Christmas parade this Sunday.
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Rebel Merchandise on Sale
web posted December 1, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Mark your calendars: December 12th & 13th there will be REDUCED PRICES on STHS merchandise.
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Obituary: Mary Louise Hammond
web posted December 1, 2016
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Twelve teams advance to SC Bar State Mock Trial Competition
web posted November 29, 2016
JET
                                                          middle at
                                                          state mock
                                                          trial
                                                          competitionRELEASE –  Twelve middle school teams throughout the state have advanced to compete in the SC Bar State Middle School Mock Trial Competition on Dec. 2-3 at the Marc H. Westbrook Lexington County Judicial Center, including J.E.T Middle School.
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Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Specials Nov 29 - Dec 5
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted November 29, 2016
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.
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Johnston Farmer’s & Artist’s Holiday Market
web posted November 29, 2016
johnston
                                                          farmers
                                                          marketJOHNSTON –  This market will not only have vendors with fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables, and baked goods, but gifts to help with your Christmas list. 
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SCE&G Offers Holiday Lighting Safety and Energy Efficiency Tips
web posted November 28, 2016
RELEASE –  More than 86 percent of Americans decorate their homes as part of their winter holiday celebrations, according to a recent consumer survey from ESFI. With much of that beginning shortly after Thanksgiving, SCE&G is offering customers some tips for staying safe and saving energy when decorating this holiday. 
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Obituary: Mrs. Kathaleen Harris Chrisco
web posted November 28, 2016
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Obituary: William “Billy” Williams
web posted November 28, 2016
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Johnston 2017 Community Calendars Now on Sale
web posted November 28, 2016
JOHNSTON –  The Johnston Development Corporation’s annual Community Calendar is now on sale.
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Fox Creek High School Quarter 1 Honor Roll
web posted November 28, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  Below is a list of all the students who made the A and AB Honor Roll for the first nine weeks at Fox Creek High School.
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The First Official Thanksgiving Day 1789 Proclamation by George Washington
web posted November 24, 2016
COUNTY –  Whereas it is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and favor -- and whereas both Houses of Congress have by their joint Committee requested me to recommend to the People of the United States a day of public thanksgiving and prayer to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts.  Edgefield Daily

Two Vehicles Reported Stolen
web posted November 24, 2016
stolen
                                                          vehiclesCOUNTY –  Two vehicles have been reported stolen, on separate occasions in Edgefield County. 
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Johnston Hosts Christmas Program and Tree Lighting on November 27
web posted November 24, 2016
JOHNSTON –  A community-wide Christmas Holiday kickoff will be held in Johnston the Sunday after Thanksgiving, November 27, 3-6 p.m., in downtown Johnston.
Edgefield Daily

Red Cross Issues Safe Cooking Tips as Thanksgiving Approaches
web posted November 24, 2016
RELEASE –  Cooking is the leading cause of home fires and the Red Cross has 10 tips to keep you safe in the kitchen
Edgefield Daily

Self Regional/ Edgefield County Hospital Groundbreaking Ceremony
web posted November 22, 2016
edgefild
                                                          county/ self
                                                          regional
                                                          grounbreakingEDGEFIELD –  Sunday, November 20th, Edgefield County Hospital held a ground breaking for a new medical office facility with Self Regional Memorial Hospital. 
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Letter to the Editor: Electoral college
web posted November 22, 2016
Dear Editor,
The framers of the US Constitution created the Electoral College as a result
of a compromise for the presidential election process.  During the debate,
some delegates felt that a direct popular election would lead to the
election of each state’s favorite son and none would emerge with sufficient
popular majority to govern the country. 
Edgefield Daily


Country Christmas 2016
web posted November 22, 2016
SALUDA –  John and Susan Benett invite you to share the Holiday season at their 11th Country Christmas. 
Edgefield Daily

Rebel Merchandise on Sale
web posted November 22, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Mark your calendars: December 12th & 13th there will be REDUCED PRICES on STHS merchandise.
Edgefield Daily

Release: Mobility Impaired Hunters and Wounded Warriors Aim for Success during Annual Deer Hunt at SRS
web posted November 21, 2016
AIKEN –  Thirty-nine physically disabled hunters recently participated in the 16th annual deer hunt for the mobility impaired and seventh annual Wounded Warriors deer hunt held at the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Savannah River Site (SRS)
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Christmas Tree Lighting In Edgefield
web posted November 21, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Join Mayor Ken Durham for the annual tradition of lighting the town for the holiday season.
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Edgefield’s 43rd Annual Christmas Parade
web posted November 21, 2016
COUNTY –  Come line the streets of Edgefield to catch a glimpse of  Santa Clause at the 43rd Annual Christmas parade.
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STCTC Cosmetology Students Paint Their Way to the Hearts of Local Nursing Home
web posted November 21, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  On Monday, November 7, 2016, The Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center (STCTC) Cosmetology senior class had a wonderful and very inspiring time at NHC Nursing Home in North Augusta.
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Tidwell Jewelers and Edgefield Daily's 2016 Christmas Giveaway Underway: $750 in Total Prizes - Enter Today!
web posted November 18, 2016
COUNTY –  Tidwell Jewelers and Edgefield Daily have joined forces again this year to make our annual Christmas Give-Away available. This year's drawing will again have two lucky winners, a grand prize winner ($500) and a runner-up ($250) for a combined total of $750 in prizes. The gift certificates are exclusively for Tidwell Jewelers, providers of men and women's exquisite jewelry, watches, fine china, crystal and more. And entering could not be easier.
Edgefield Daily

STCTC’s Top Students Recognized
web posted November 18, 2016
stctc top
                                                          studentsJOHNSTON –  Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center’s (STCTC) staff choose the top students for the first nine weeks. 
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Lieutenant Governor, and Nikki Haley Consider for Trump’s Cabinet
web posted November 18, 2016
STATE –  A member of President-Elect, Donald Trump’s transition team has contacted both Governor Haley, and Lieutenant Governor Henry McMaster about positions in the future cabinet.
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield County Office Closings for Thanksgiving
web posted November 18, 2016
COUNTY –  The following Edgefield County Offices will be closed Thursday and Friday November 24th and 25th in observance of Thanksgiving 
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Senator Shane Massey Visits W. E. Parker
web posted November 17, 2016
shane
                                                          massey visits
                                                          we parkerEDGEFIELD –  W. E. Parker second graders spent some time learning from Senator Shane Massey on Wednesday, November 9th in the library. Senator Massey’s first discussion point was to help the students understand that election day encompassed voting for local, state, and national government officials. 
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Another Merriwether Church Burglarized
web posted November 17, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  Within only a few weeks, two Baptist Church’s in the Merriwether Community have been burglarized.
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Edgefield County School District Honor Rolls
web posted November 17, 2016
COUNTY –  Edgefield County School District Honor Roll 1st Nine Weeks 2016-2017 School Year
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Edgefield County Hospital Auxillary Fundraiser
web posted November 17, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Edgefield County Hospital is holding an Auxillary Fundraiser November 18th.
Edgefield Daily

STHS AOK Club Shows Acts of Kindness
web posted November 16, 2016
sths acts
                                                          of kidnessJOHNSTON –  Strom Thurmond High School Acts of Kindness club members have decided once again to take part in a nationwide effort to bring greater awareness to the problem of hunger and homelessness. 
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Johnston Town Council November Meeting
By Anne Waits
web posted November 16, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Johnston Town Council held a public hearing Monday at 6:15 p.m. prior to the November meeting. The hearing was for public comments on the rezoning classification for property located on Walker Street (Tax Map #180-12-03-002-000). The request for rezoning was made by the property owner with regard to future plans.
Edgefield Daily

Bethleham Missionary Baptist Church Burglarized
web posted November 16, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  After forcing their way into the Church’s shed, burglars took off with nearly $2,500 worth of items.
Edgefield Daily

Phone Scammers Pretend to be Elderly Woman’s Grandson
web posted November 16, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  An 81 year old Merriwether resident was scammed out of $8,500 after speaking to phone scammers that pretended to be her grandson.
Edgefield Daily

Release: Red Cross Shares Steps to Safely Heat Your Home
web posted November 16, 2016
COUNTY –  The days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping, signs many people are turning the heat back on in their homes. The American Red Cross has steps people should follow as they get their homes ready for cooler weather.
Edgefield Daily

Fresh Cut Christmas Wreaths and More By Local FFA Students at STCTC
web posted November 15, 2016
JOHNSTON –  The local FFA chapter at Strom Thurmond Career & Technology Center will be hard at work again this year for its eighth year making fresh cut wreaths for the community. They also sell planter boxes and Christmas arrangements as well. 
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Release: Self Regional/ Edgefield County Hospital Groundbreaking Ceremony
web posted November 15, 2016
PSA –  Self Regional Healthcare and Edgefield County Hospital will host a ground-breaking ceremony, recognizing the start of construction of a new medical office building on the campus of Edgefield County Hospital.
Edgefield Daily

Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Specials Nov 15 - Nov 21
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted November 15, 2016
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

Armed Robbery at Sportsman’s Corner
web posted November 15, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  Passenger’s exited a stolen vehicle Friday afternoon, where they robbed Sportsman’s Corner with a pistol.
Edgefield Daily

Dr. Cook’s Office Hosts Free Fall BBQ
web posted November 15, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Dr. Cook’s Office with the Family Dentistry of Edgefield will be hosting a free fall BBQ Wednesday November 16. 
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Edgefield County Council November Meeting
web posted November 14, 2016
COUNTY –  Edgefield County Council met in the County Council Chambers Tuesday evening, November 1, 2016.  Chairman Campbell called the meeting to order at 6:00 pm.  There were no questions or concerns pertaining to minutes from prior meetings nor any regarding the monthly reports.
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Johnston Hosts Christmas Program and Tree Lighting on November 27
web posted November 14 , 2016
JOHNSTON –  A community-wide Christmas Holiday kickoff will be held in Johnston the Sunday after Thanksgiving, November 27, 3-6 p.m., in downtown Johnston.
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Edgefield Town Council November Meeting
web posted November 14 , 2016
EDGEFIELD –  In a brief meeting Monday night, Edgefield Town Council voted to accept the low bid of $12,800 for a new roof on the maintenance building and to adopt Resolution No. 2016-06 regarding a financing agreement for the purpose of procuring the new fire truck, as previously discussed.
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Burglar Leaves Home Owner A Note
web posted November 14, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  After stealing a gun from a resident in Edgefield, the burglar left a note for the home owner pertaining to the stolen item.
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Johnston Man Arrested With Attempted Murder
web posted November 14, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Johnston Police reported to Walker Street, after receiving a call in reference to a shooting, and shots being fired.
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Feagiin, Rodgers, Wates, Power Edgefield County
By: Anonymous Sports Writer
web posted November 14, 2016
SPORTS –  Brandon Feagin and Seth Wates would both go 3 for 3 at the plate, while Ike Rodgers would allow one hit over 4 innings as the Edgefield County 12U baseball team punched their ticket to the championship game with an 11-1 bombing of the North Augusta Jackets, Wednesday night.
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United Way of Edgefield County Receives SRS Donation
web posted November 14, 2016
COUNTY –  The United Way of Edgefield County Campaign received $41,214 from the employees of Savannah River Remediation and Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, both prime contractors at the Savannah River Site.
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Sheriff Dobey Speaks With Edgefield Daily About Campaign
web posted October 31, 2016
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                                                          dobeyCOUNTY –  Edgefield Daily met with Sheriff Dobey for an interview on Friday, October 28th. 
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Sheriff Candidate Michael Raffield's Town Hall Re-Cap
web posted October 31 , 2016
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                                                          raffieldCOUNTY –  Edgefield Daily has attended 3 town hall meetings where Sheriff candidate Mike Raffield spoke with the pubic in Westside, Merriwether and Edgefield.  Below is a recap of items discussed with Mr. Raffield during the public meetings. 
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Obituary: Cory James Stone
web posted October 31, 2016
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Obituary: Mrs. Jean Wise Stogner
web posted October 31, 2016
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Obituary: Perry Napoleon Morris
web posted October 31, 2016
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Trenton Car Wash Burglary
web posted October 27, 2016
trenton
                                                          car wash
                                                          burglaryTRENTON –  The Edgefield County Sheriff's Office is looking for any information you may have about the man pictured above. 
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Edgefield Daily Poll: Sheriff's Election
web posted October 27, 2016
COUNTY –  Due to numerous harmful comments about both candidates being stated on the poll, Edgefield Daily will no longer be hosting a poll for the Sheriff's Election.
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J-E-T’s Miss Homecoming and Miss Football Results
web posted October 27, 2016
J.E.T
                                                          Miss
                                                          HomecomingJOHNSTON –  Last year, Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton (J-E-T) Middle School decided to incorporate more of the high school experience into their homecoming games by adding a homecoming court and a Miss Football competition. 
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Obituary: Vera M. Sharpe Bell
web posted October 27, 2016
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Johnston Cracks Down on Drugs
web posted October 27 , 2016
JOHNSTON –  This past week, the Johnston Police Department has cracked down on drugs throughout the town.  Now multiply people are facing charges. 
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Missing Cat
web posted October 27, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  This cat belongs to a child, and is missing in the Merriwether area.  Rocky, the cat, is missing from Martintown Road, between Garrett and Highpoint Road.  If you have any information about Rocky's whereabouts, please call (803) 279-9229 or (706) 421- 9447. 

Public Notice: Bids for Heart Start MRX Monitor for Emergency Medical Service
PAID ADVERTISEMENT
web posted October 27, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The County of Edgefield is accepting sealed bids for a Heart start MRX Monitor (EMS model number M3536A) for the Emergency Medical Service.
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Release: Trunk or Treat on the Square
web posted October 25, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The Edgefield Community Development Association (ECDA) and the Town of Edgefield announce Trunk or Treat on the Square Monday, October 31st from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials Oct 25- Oct 31
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted October 25, 2016
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: Julian “Jule” Rearden
web posted October 25 , 2016
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Edgefield Daily Poll: Who Has Your Vote for Clerk of Court
web posted October 24, 2016
COUNTY –  Edgefield Daily has created a poll to give the county, and interested parties, an idea of the upcoming election.  Cast your vote now, and let's see who gets the most votes!
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Merriwether Middle School is “Electing” to Learn
web posted October 24, 2016
merriwether
                                                          electing to
                                                          learnMERRIWETHER –  Our country's election cycle always makes for an outstanding learning opportunity for students. During the last week, Mrs. Kimberly Ray’s class learned about speech writing, public speaking and voting. 
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Raffield's Last Town Hall This Tuesday Night In City of Edgefield 
web posted October 24, 2016
COUNTY –  The dates and times for the three town halls Mike Raffield will be speaking at have been announced. 
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America's Clogging Hall of Fame Honors Strom Thurmond Freshman: Abby Bowser
web posted October 24, 2016
abby
                                                          bowser
                                                          America's
                                                          clogging hall
                                                          of fameCOUNTY –  Abby Nicole Bowser has been named to the 2016 Junior All-American Clogging Team.  The announcements were made at the American Hall of Fame Clogging World Championship held in Spartanburg, South Carolina this weekend. 
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Fall Festival Fun!
web posted October 24, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Republican Baptist Church will be hosting their fall festival this Wednesday.
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Success with Single-Gender Classrooms at J-E-T
web posted October 21 , 2016
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                                                          with single
                                                          gender
                                                          classrooms at
                                                          JETJOHNSTON –  In the 2015-2016 school year, the administration of Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton (J-E-T) Middle School made the decision to offer single-gender classes in the sixth grade. 
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Letter: Why I Support Trump
web posted October 21 , 2016
Dear Editor,
I support Donald Trump because of his common sense position on how to fix our economy.  Illegal immigration is bad for jobs, higher taxes are bad for jobs, more regulation is bad for jobs.
Edgefield Daily

Stolen Car Pursuit Ends In Edgefield County
web posted October 21, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Monday afternoon, Aiken County officers contacted Edgefield County Law Enforcement about them being involved in a pursuit with a stolen vehicle, that was making it's way into the county lines.
Edgefield Daily

More Dogs Missing: Remi
web posted October 21, 2016
missing
                                                          dogEDGEFIELD –  Have you seen Remi? She's missing from the Edgefield area. 
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Family Friendly Event at Grace UMC
web posted October 21, 2016
COUNTY –  Grace UMC in North Augusta will be hosting  "Grace/Nights" fall event for the community on Saturday, October 22nd
Edgefield Daily


Merriwether Fire Department's Open House
web posted October 18, 2016
Merriwether
                                                          Fire
                                                          DepartmentMERRIWETHER –  The Merriwether Fire Department held their open house this past Saturday. 
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Trenton Flyers Annual Halloween Candy Drop
web posted October 18, 2016
TRENTON –  Time again when kids and the young at heart are invited to join the Trenton Flyers Association for their special annual Halloween treat.
Edgefield Daily

Mike Raffield to Speak In Merriwether Tonight
web posted October 18, 2016
COUNTY –  The dates and times for the three town halls Mike Raffield will be speaking at have been announced. 
Edgefield Daily

Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials Oct 18- Oct 24
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted October 18 , 2016
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


Old Glory Waves over Johnston Elementary
web posted October 17, 2016
johnston
                                                          elementaryJOHNSTON –  The stars and stripes are proudly displayed each day at Johnston Elementary.  The flag has always flown but now the responsibility for it being displayed daily has been given to the 5th grade class.  The flag bearers, as they are called, are given the opportunity to build character and show responsibility. 
Edgefield Daily


Edgefield County 12U Win
By: Anonymous Sports Writer
web posted October 17, 2016
SPORTS –  Two nights and two come from behind wins have the Edgefield County 12U baseball team sitting at the top of the North Augusta Fall League standings going into the final week of regular season play.
Edgefield Daily

WEP’s Second Grade Meets Mayor Durham
web posted October 13 , 2016
W.E
                                                          Parker meets
                                                          the mayorEDGEFIELD –  W. E. Parker’s second grade students gathered in the school library Thursday, September 22 to meet Mayor Ken Durham. 
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Merriwether Fire Department's Open House
web posted October 13, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  The Merriwether Fire Department will be hosting their annual open house at Station 1.
Edgefield Daily

DECA helps Local Animals as Part of Community Service
web posted October 13, 2016
deca
                                                          helps local
                                                          animalsJOHNSTON –  On Tuesday, September 27, 2016, thirteen Distributive Education Club of America (DECA) Officers in the Professional Leadership Class under the guidance of Mrs. Lisa Skinner at Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center (STCTC), toured the Aiken County Animal Shelter.
Edgefield Daily

STHS Rebel Regiment Wins Number One
web posted October 12, 2016
rebel
                                                          regiment wins
                                                          number 1JOHNSTON –  On Saturday, October 1, the Strom Thurmond Rebel Regiment Band won first place in its class at the Swamp Classic Band Competition. 
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Johnston Town Council October 2016 Meeting
By Anne Waits
web posted October 12, 2016
COUNTY –  Johnston Town Council met Monday night, with several old items of business on the agenda and three new items as well.
Edgefield Daily

H&H Estate Sale
PAID ADVERTISEMENT
web posted October 12, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  H&H Estate Sale will be happening this Friday and Saturday, October 14-15.  The sale is located at 637 Addison Street in Edgefield.  Household items, furniture, collectibles, riding mower, lawn tools, hand tools,  too much to miss! For more information call 706-829-7444

Student Council…A First For MES
web posted October 12, 2016
student
                                                          council MESMERRIWETHER –  Merriwether Elementary students are getting a taste of the democratic process this year, as the school institutes its first ever Student Council. 
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Update
: Fatal Structure Fire
web posted October 11 , 2016
EDGEFIELD –  A house fire has claimed the lives of two in Edgefield. The names of the victims has been released.
Edgefield Daily

Release: United Way of Edgefield County Supports Programs That Help Others
web posted October 11, 2016
COUNTY –  The United Way of Edgefield County understands how important it is to help those in need. And the organization needs your help to continue to assist others.
Edgefield Daily

Merriwether Fire Department Reports Stolen Trailer
web posted October 11, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  A trailer belonging to the Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation has been reported stolen from the Merriwether Fire Department.
Edgefield Daily

Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials Oct 11- Oct 17
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted October 11, 2016
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

Release: Cumbee Center Host Training
web posted October 11 , 2016
PRESS RELEASE –  Cumbee Center is hosting a Sexual Assault training November 4, 2016 at the National Wild Turkey Federation in Edgefield, SC. 
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The Edgefield County Full Cost Disclosure Report can be viewed below. 

web posted October 11, 2016
COUNTY –  The Edgefield County Full Cost Disclosure Report can be viewed below.
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J-E-T Students Show Their Artistic Side
web posted October 7 , 2016
JOHNSTON –  The seventh and eighth grade advanced art students at Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton (J-E-T) Middle School have taken on a project: painting a mural. The mural is located in the main hallway of the school and was designed by the students to represent the seventh grade. 
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SC Bar offers free legal clinic in Edgefield
web posted October 7, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The SC Bar Pro Bono Program will sponsor a free legal clinic in Edgefield on Thursday, Oct. 13. The topic will be End of Life Issues.
Edgefield Daily

Red Cross Supporting Evacuation Shelters in South Carolina
web posted October 7 , 2016
STATE –  The American Red Cross is working with local and state emergency management officials and partner agencies to support evacuation shelters in the Charleston area. The shelters give residents evacuated due to Hurricane Matthew a safe, dry place to stay until the storm passes.
Edgefield Daily

Updated Info: Two Dogs Missing In Merriwether Area
web posted October 7, 2016
missing
                                                          dogs in
                                                          merriwetherMERRIWETHER –  Have you seen this pup? She is one of two dogs that have recently been reported as missing in the Merriwether area. 
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Edgefield Town Council Meeting October 2016
By Anne Waits
web posted October 7, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Edgefield Town Council members came together Monday night at a brief October meeting to approve several items on the agenda and to give updates on several other matters.
Edgefield Daily

Obituary: Mrs. Ellen Rose Hazelton Prince
web posted October 7, 2016
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Release: Annual FFA FALL Plant Sale AT STCTC
web posted October 7 , 2016
PSA –  Join us for our annual Plant Sale at Strom Thurmond Career & Technology Center! 
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