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Verse of the Day: Joshua 1:8  "This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success."


Black History Celebration at W.E. Parker
web posted February 23, 2019
022319wepEDGEFIELD - W. E. Parker Elementary School held its Black History Program entitled: “A Journey through Black History” on February 13, 2019.
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Donnie Woolsey To Be Inducted Into The SC Athletic Administrators Association Hall of Fame
web posted February 23, 2019
SPORTS - The South Carolina Athletic Administrators Association would like to announce the inductees for the Class of 2019 Hall of Fame who will be inducted on March 10,  2019, at 1:00 pm at the Marriott Conference Center in Charleston.
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Obituary: Lisa Gibbs Cornwell
web posted February 23, 2019
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Obituary: Sarah M. Plummer
web posted February 23, 2019
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Cosmic Fun – Night Golf Tournament
web posted February 22, 2019
JOHNSTON - The Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce wishes to invite you to participate in their "Cosmic Fun – Night Golf Tournament" on Friday, March 1st, 2019.
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Old Edgefield Butcher Shop Holding Fundraiser This Saturday
web posted February 22, 2019
EDGEFIELD - George Williams is battling sarcoma of the spine...cancer.  The family would appreciate any donation, prayer, or support you would like to contribute.
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Obituary: Lynn Talbert Godwin
web posted February 22, 2019
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Applications Being Accepted For Johnston Peach Blossom Festival Beauty Pageant
web posted February 21, 2019
JOHNSTON - The Johnston Peach Blossom Festival Beauty Pageant, sponsored by the Johnston Development Board will take place Saturday, March 30, 2019.
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Strom Thurmond High School Boys Varsity Basketball falls to Manning High School In 3rd Round Playoff Game
web posted February 21, 2019
SPORTS - The Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebel Boys traveled to Manning High School on Tuesday, February 19th for the 3rd round of the AAA Playoffs. Unfortunately, their thrilling season came to an end in a 50-55 loss.
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Obituary: Raven E. Glanton
web posted February 21, 2019
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Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: Feb 19 - Feb 25
web posted February 20, 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.
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Patriot's Smokehouse Tradin' Day Set For April 6th
web posted February 20, 2019
MERRIWETHER - Patriot's Smokehouse has announced their new Spring event, Tradin' Day, to be held on April 6th at their 2006-1/2 Martintown Road location.
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Strom Thurmond Boys Varsity Basketball Moves on to Round 3 of Playoffs
web posted February 18, 2019
SPORTS - The Strom Thurmond Boys Varsity Basketball team won their Round 2 playoff game against May River on Friday night with a score of 79-64.
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Obituary: Thomas Burton Huey, Sr.
web posted February 18, 2019
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Wandering Minds:  Still Many Questions For the School Board
web posted February 18, 2019
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Entries Being Accepted for Arts and Crafts Vendors, Food Vendors for the Johnston Peach Blossom Festival
web posted February 16, 2019
021619peachblossomJOHNSTON - Peach Blossom Festival is now accepting applications for those who sell arts and crafts and for food vendors for the 36th Festival, which will be held May 4, 2019.
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Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce Invites Public to Two Ribbon Cuttings
web posted February , 2019
JOHNSTON - Join us tomorrow, Saturday, February 16th, for two Ribbon Cuttings in Johnston.  There will be refreshments provided.
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Wandering Minds: New Comments on the School Board and the Square
web posted February 16, 2019
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Patriot's Smokehouse Celebrates First Anniversary With Music, Specials
web posted February 15, 2019
MERRIWETHER - Friday marks one year since Patriot's Smokehouse opened their doors.  They are excited about their anniversary and want to celebrate this milestone with their customers, by offering a free dessert with your meal.
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Members of SC Delegation in the House Support Elimination of Subsidized Abortion
web posted February 15, 2019
NATION - Congressman Jeff Duncan (SC-03) recently led a letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) showing support for Governor McMaster’s request for a waiver to exclude abortion providers from Medicaid participation.
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Gospel Celebration at Antioch Baptist Church In Saluda
web posted February 15, 2019
SALUDA - There will be a Gospel Celebration at Antioch Baptist Church, on Hwy. 178S in Saluda on March 23, 2019 at 5pm.
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Edgefield County School District Board of Trustees Unanimously Selects New Superintendent
web posted February 14, 2019
O'GormanJOHNSTON - The Edgefield County Board of Trustees voted to appoint Dr. Kevin O’Gorman as the next superintendent for Edgefield County School District.
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Reminder: The Edgefield County Historical Society To Present, "The Loves of Lucy Pickens"
web posted February 14, 2019
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Historical Society will present a Kelly S. Harris play titled, "The Loves of Lucy Pickens".  Seven performances are scheduled at the Edgefield Discovery Center's, William Miller Bouknight Theatre, located at 405 Main Street, Edgefield, S.C.
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Rebels Roll On To Round 2

web posted February 14, 2019
SPORTS - The Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebel Boys played Hanahan High School Tuesday evening, February 12th at Strom Thurmond High School in the 1st Round of Region V AAA Playoffs.
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Reminder:
Estate Planning & Pasture Management Workshop To Be Held
web posted February 14, 2019
AIKEN - Edgefield County landowners may wish to take notice of the Estate planning & pasture management workshop that is to be held at Shiloh Baptist Church, on February 21st.
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Obituary: Michelle Williams Cunningham
web posted February 14, 2019
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Apparent Double Suicide On Big Oak Drive
web posted February 13, 2019
MERRIWETHER - A middle-aged couple were found dead in their home on Big Oak Drive, just off of Sweetwater Road, Tuesday afternoon.
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Local Teacher Presents Kelly and Ryan With Painting
web posted February 13, 2019
EDGEFIELD - Local art teacher, Beth Clark, visited the set of "Live With Kelly and Ryan" in New York Tuesday morning.  The talented teacher presented the hosts with a portrait that she had painted for them.
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Lady Rebels Advance To 2nd Round
web posted February 13, 2019
SPORTS - After a 56 to 35  win over Georgetown High School last night, the Lady Rebels advance to the 2nd Round AAA State Playoffs.
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Classifieds: New Job Listing
web posted February 13, 2019
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Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: Feb 12 - Feb 16
web posted February 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.
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Wandering Minds: Writer Seeks Answers To School Board Search Process
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STHS Student Campaigns for President of Cell City
web posted February 12, 2019
021219sthsJOHNSTON - Mrs. Jill Rosier’s AP Biology class was given the opportunity to choose cell organelles and campaign for President of Cell City. What are “cell organelles”?  They are simply structures in a cell that have specific functions.
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Knocking out Cancer One Penny at a Time
web posted February 9, 2019
020919mmsMERRIWETHER - The Pennies for Patients campaign for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is a foundation that seeks to raise money to help cure blood cancers and improve the lives of patients and their families.
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Estate Planning & Pasture Management Workshop To Be Held
web posted February 9, 2019
AIKEN - Edgefield County landowners may wish to take notice of the Estate planning & pasture management workshop that is to be held at Shiloh Baptist Church, on February 21st.
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Edgefield County Young Farmer Association
web posted February 9, 2019
020919youngfarmersEDGEFIELD - Are you an agriculture or outdoor enthusiast?  If you are, then the Edgefield County Young Farmer Association is what you are looking for and is currently enrolling new members for the 2019 year.
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Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebel Boys Clinch Region V AAA Basketball Championship
web posted February 8, 2019
SPORTS - The Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebel Boys played Pelion on Tuesday, February 5th at Pelion High School. It was a nail-biter the entire game and came down to the final seconds. The Rebels managed to hang on to a 1 point lead to win the game and clinch the Region V AAA Championship.
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School Board Meeting February 12th
web posted February 8, 2019
JOHNSTON - There will be a regular meeting of the Board of Trustees on Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the Edgefield County School District Board Room.  At the conclusion of the executive session, the Board will convene in open session.
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Welding Class Offered for Adults at STCTC
web posted February 8, 2019
JOHNSTON - Currently, welding jobs in the CSRA are going unfilled due to lack of training in the field. ECSD’s Adult Education Program is offering a Welding night class at Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center starting February 11, 2019.
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Comprehensive Plan Will Roll Out Tuesday, February 12th
web posted February 8, 2019
EDGEFIELD - For those who attended the community meetings held around the County seeking citizen input for the  Comprehensive Plan, you may be interested to know that there will be a meeting on Tuesday, February 12th at 7:00 pm at the Edgefield County Council chambers.
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Obituary: Robert Melvin Quarles, Sr.
web posted February 8, 2019
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Simmons Ridge Baptist Church Holding Faithraiser For George Williams
web posted February 7, 2019
EDGEFIELD - George Williams is battling sarcoma of the spine...cancer.  The folks at Simmons Ridge Baptist Church, are holding a faithraiser for the popular young man on Saturday, February 9th 5pm.  The church is located at 286 Spring Road in Edgefield, S.C.
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"Better Together" Women's Conference Meeting at Philippi Baptist Church
web posted February 7, 2019
JOHNSTON - A women's conference, titled "Better Together" will be held at Philippi Baptist Church on March 16th from 10:30am -2:30pm.  The church is located at 125 Steeple Road in Johnston, S.C.
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Wandering Minds: Continued Discussion Regarding Superintendent Search
web posted February 7, 2019
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Obituary: Toodie Katharine Parkman Kemp
web posted February 7, 2019
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Obituary: Helen Bain Dozier
web posted February 7, 2019
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Jody Roland Announces Candidacy for Edgefield County Sheriff
LETTER - To the Citizens of Edgefield County,
I am excited to announce that I will be seeking the Republican nomination for Sheriff of Edgefield County in the June 9, 2020 primary. If I’ve not met you yet, I look forward to personally asking for your vote over the coming months.
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Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: Feb 5 - Feb 11
web posted February 5, 2019
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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STCTC’s First EKG Class Has 100% Pass Rate
web posted February 5, 2019
020519stctcJOHNSTON - STCTC (Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center) began offering an Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician course this school year. The students had classroom instruction and hands-on experience performing EKGs.
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Wandering Minds: Several New Posts
web posted February 5, 2019
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Obituary: Lennie P. Bowick Joiner
web posted February 5, 2019
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Obituary: Gregg Ryan
web posted February 5, 2019
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Rebels On a Roll - Boys Varsity Basketball beat Gilbert High School 68-37
web posted February 5, 2019
SPORTS - The Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebel Boys traveled to Gilbert High School on Friday, February 1st. The first quarter was a close one with the Rebels ending it only up by 3.
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Winter STEM in Kinder
web posted February 4, 2019
020419mesMERRIWETHER - Sarah Kirkendohl, kindergarten teacher at Merriwether Elementary school, is always teaching engaging and creative lessons.
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Johnston Elementary GT Continues Their World Travels
web posted February 4, 2019
020419jesJOHNSTON - The 5th grade GT students at Johnston Elementary have been enjoying their tour of Asia the past few weeks.
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The Edgefield County Historical Society To Present, "The Loves of Lucy Pickens"
web posted February 4, 2019
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Historical Society will present a Kelly S. Harris play titled, "The Loves of Lucy Pickens".  Seven performances are scheduled at the Edgefield Discovery Center's, William Miller Bouknight Theatre, located at 405 Main Street, Edgefield, S.C.
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Wandering Minds: Readers Question Superintendent Selection Process
web posted February 4, 2019
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Man sentenced in Saluda County Homicide
web posted February 2, 2019
020219shannonSALUDA - Lamar Maurice Shannon, a 34 year old from Allendale, was sentenced to 18 years without parole for the homicide of Schanen T. Samuels, age 34. On Labor Day in 2016, Shannon intentionally drove his vehicle at a high rate of speed into a crowd of people at the Circle K in Ridge Spring in Saluda County.
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Parade Entries, Entertainers Wanted for the Johnston Peach Blossom Festival
web posted February 2, 2019
020219peachJOHNSTON - The Johnston, S.C., Peach Blossom Festival wants you!
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J-E-T Middle School Begins Gospel Choir after-school on Tuesdays
web posted February 2, 2019
JOHNSTON - Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton Middle School (J-E-T) students met on Tuesday after school for an interest meeting regarding beginning a gospel choir. Edgefield Daily

House Fire in Johnston
web posted February 1, 2019
020119fireJOHNSTON - A house broke out in flames late Tuesday night on Regal Road in Johnston.
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MES Students are Forces at Work
web posted February 1, 2019
020119mesMERRIWETHER - Merriwether Elementary school students are using hands on learning to solve real world problems. Students all over the school are participating in Project Lead the Way Launch.
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Wandering Minds: Reader Takes Issue With Accident Reporting
web posted February 1, 2019
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Strom Thurmond High School Boys Varsity Basketball beat Swansea High School 81-67
web posted February 1, 2019
SPORTS - The Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebel Boys played Swansea on Tuesday, January 29th at Swansea High School. The first half of the game was basket for basket with Swansea leading by 3 at the end of the first quarter and the Rebels up by 1 at the half.
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Edgefield County School District Board of Trustees Narrows Search
web posted January 31, 2019
JOHNSTON - After completing an extensive search, the Edgefield County Board of School Trustees is pleased to announce that 3 finalists have been selected for further consideration to be the next Superintendent of Schools.
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Agenda Released For February 5th Edgefield County Council Meeting
web posted January 31, 2019
EDGEFIELD - Below is the published agenda for the February 5th, Edgefield County Council meeting.  The meeting is scheduled for 6:00 PM.
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Edgefield County To Hold Public Meetings For Comprehensive Plan Input
web posted January 31, 2019
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee will hold a public hearing for comment to the draft Comprehensive Land Use and Transportation Plan. The meeting will be held on February 12th at 7 PM in the County Council Chambers located at 215 Jeter St. in Edgefield, SC.
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Edgefield County Holds Annual Intergovernmental Meeting
web posted January 31, 2019
EDGEFIELD - Edgefield County’s annual Intergovernmental Meeting was held at the Edgefield County Senior Citizens Center on January 29. The meeting is held each year so many of the governmental entities can share what they achieved in 2018 and their plans for 2019.
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Driver Strikes Guardrail On Sweetwater Road
web posted January 30, 2019
013019wreckMERRIWETHER - A driver was was transported to the Edgefield County Hospital with minor injuries, after striking a guardrail on Sweetwater Road, near Briggs Road.  The accident occurred Monday evening around 9:30pm.
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Man Shot Near Plum Branch Road and Highway 25N
web posted January 30, 2019
EDGEFIELD - A homeowner called police Monday evening about a suspicious man rolling around on his front porch.  An Edgefield County Sheriff's Department deputy arrived to find a man sitting on the porch with a towel on his leg, stating that he had been shot.
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Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: Jan 29 - Feb 4
web posted January 29, 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.
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Strom Thurmond Outlasts Edisto In Varsity Boys Basket Ball 55-49
web posted January 29, 2019
SPORTS - The Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebel Boys played at home against Edisto High School on Friday, January 25th. The game was basket for basket with neither team having much of a lead on the other.
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Obituary: S. Barry Bussey
web posted January 28, 2019
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New Wandering Minds Post
web posted January 28, 2019
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J-E-T Middle School Students Participate in School Wide Spelling Bee
web posted January 26, 2019
012619jetJOHNSTON -  Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton Middle School (J-E-T) students participated in a school wide spelling bee last week.
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Dodge's Store Site of Grand Larceny
web posted January 26, 2019
EDGEFIELD - A little after 2 am Tuesday morning, the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office received an alarm from ADT concerning Dodge's Store on Augusta Road.
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Jewelry And Guns Taken in Trenton Burglaries
web posted January 26, 2019
TRENTON - A Greenhouse Road man contacted the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office Tuesday, to report a burglary.
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Merriwether Middle School Earns Rating of Excellent
web posted January 25, 2019
012519mmsMERRIWETHER - Merriwether Middle School is pleased to announce that in November they received a rating of “Excellent” on their state report card for the 2017-2018 school year.
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JES 3RD Graders Think “Win-Win”
web posted January 25, 2019
012519jesJOHNSTON - Habit 4 of The Leader in Me is “Think Win-Win” which basically means your attitude toward life.  It emphasizes each person winning in a situation and forms the foundation for getting along with others and working together to solve problems. Edgefield Daily

Edgefield County Schools Celebrates School Board Recognition Month
web posted January 24, 2019
012419boardJOHNSTON - Edgefield County School District joins school districts throughout the state and nation to celebrate School Board Recognition Month in January. More than 600 locally-elected and appointed school board members throughout the state will be recognized by schools and communities for their service and dedication to public education.
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Include your Business in The Edgefield County Community Profile, Tourism Guide & Business Directory
web posted January 24, 2019
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Chamber in partnership with Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center’s (STCTC) Business Education Department have come together to publish a new Community Guide for Edgefield County to be distributed throughout the county and given out to newcomers requesting information about Edgefield County.
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County Building and Planning Gives Notice of Public Hearing
web posted January 24, 2019
EDGEFIELD - The Edgefield County Building and Planning Department is notifying the public that there will be a public hearing regarding the proposed development of a subdivision.
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Obituary: Carl Hammond Boone
web posted January 24, 2019
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Classifieds: Auto For Sale
web posted January 24, 2019
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Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: Jan 22 - Jan 28
web posted January 22, 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.
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New Wandering Minds Posts
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Johnston Peach Blossom Festival Accepting Applications
web posted January 21, 2019
012119peach2JOHNSTON - The Johnston Peach Blossom Festival is now taking applications for individuals, organizations, and businesses interested in being a part of the historic 36th annual event.
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Obituary: Joann B. Boatwright
web posted January 21, 2019
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County Offices Closed Monday for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
web posted January 19, 2019
EDGEFIELD - The Following Edgefield County offices will be closed on Monday, January 21,2019, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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SCDOT’s “Pothole Blitz” off to Fast Start across South Carolina
web posted January 19, 2019
011919scdotCOLUMBIA - A “Pothole Blitz” launched last week by the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) is off to a fast start, according to transportation officials.
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Edgefield County Woman Charged With Embezzlement
web posted January 18, 2019
011819milesTRENTON - According to a report from WRDW.com Channel 12, SLED has arrested and charged a Trenton woman with embezzlement.
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Chief Carter Visits W.E. Parker Elementary
web posted January 18, 2019
011819wepEDGEFIELD - Second grade students at W. E. Parker Elementary School had a welcomed visit from Edgefield Police Chief Ronnie Carter on Wednesday, January 9.
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Duncan Files Pro-Life Legislation Ahead of the March for Life
web posted January 18, 2019
NATION -  Today, Congressman Jeff Duncan (SC-03) filed legislation, the Ultrasound Informed Consent Act, to continue standing up for the sanctity of life. He was the main sponsor of the same legislation in the 114th Congress and 115th Congress.
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Suspect Found To Have Counterfeit Cash During Booking
web posted January 18, 2019
EDGEFIELD - A man being booked into the Edgefield County Detention Center for possession of methamphetamine and allowing an unauthorized person to drive a vehicle, was found to be in possession of counterfeit money.
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Classifieds: 5+ Acres For Sale in Edgefield
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J-E-T Middle School’s 8th Graders Visits Strom Thurmond High School
web posted January 17, 2019
011719jetJOHNSTON - Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton Middle School’s (J-E-T) eighth graders, their teachers and administration visited Strom Thurmond High School (STHS) Friday, January 11, 2019. Students were introduced to Josh Black, Principal and the administration team.
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STHS Varsity Boys Basketball Scores Another Win
web posted January 17, 2019
SPORTS - The Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebel Boys played Gilbert High School on Tuesday, January 15th at STHS. Despite several players being out sick and a starter out with an injury, the Rebels played well and ended the half up by 9.
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Guiding Through Advisory
web posted January 17, 2019
011719mmsMERRIWETHER - This year Meriwether Middle School students are embarking on a new journey with student advisory groups.   The goal of student advisory groups is to improve interpersonal relationships within the school as well as promote academic achievement and overall student success.
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Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: Jan 15 - Jan 21
web posted January 16, 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

Repair Shop Break-In
web posted January 16, 2019
MERRIWETHER - Thieves broke into a repair shop on Rest Master Lane over the weekend making off with over $1000 in tools.
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Classifieds: Commercial Property For Rent
web posted January 16, 2019
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New South Carolina Child Support System Begins in 2019
web posted January 15, 2019
EDGEFIELD - The long awaited Palmetto Automated Child Support System will be rolled out in February 2019. Here is the schedule for the statewide roll out and what it means.
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Monroe Kneece Fondly Remembered By Many
web posted January 15, 2019
JOHNSTON - Mr Monroe Kneece, a long-serving member of the community, was laid to rest yesterday.  A number of people recalled his many roles in helping his community, particularly when he served as Chairman of the Edgefield County Council.
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Rebels Varsity Basketball Back In The Win Column, 87-64 Over Swansea
web posted January 15, 2019
SPORTS - After a bit of a rough spell over the last few weeks, the Strom Thurmond Varsity Rebels Boys are back in the win column.  They played Swansea High School on Friday, January 11th in Johnston, S.C.
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New Posts In Wandering Minds
web posted January 15, 2019
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Classifieds: New Help Wanted
web posted January 15, 2019
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Obituary: C. Monroe Kneece, Sr.
web posted January 14, 2019
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Episcopal Church of the Ridge Hosts Women’s Prayer Luncheon To Benefit Local Food Banks
web posted January 14, 2019
EDGEFIELD - Women of Faith are invited to participate in a prayer luncheon on January 26 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the parish hall of Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 313 Simpkins Street in Edgefield. The event, entitled Feet First – Walking in Love, will feature music, messages, blessings, prayer, soup and fellowship.
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New Posts in Wandering Minds
web posted January 14, 2019
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Edgefield County Nursing Graduates Receive Pins
web posted January 10, 2019
011019wigfallEDGEFIELD - Tekeilla Wigfall and Samantha Wigfall, of Edgefield County, were recently recognized in a pinning ceremony.  Both are recent graduates of Piedmont Technical College’s associate degree and practical nursing programs.
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Pickleball Class in Edgefield
web posted January 10, 2019
EDGEFIELD - Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in America.  People of all ages and skill levels are taking up the game and enjoying the fun of friendly competition. Edgefield Daily

Obituary: Mrs. Inez Ross Lockey Reifsnyder
web posted January 10, 2019
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County Council Elects New Chair And Vice Chair
web posted January 9, 2019