Red Hill Houndsmen Host Squirrel Hunt Championship

Red Hill Houndsmen Host Squirrel Hunt Championship

Former Squirrel Champion Bounces Back –  The Red Hill Houndsmen Hunt Club hosted the SC State Championship Squirrel Hunt, Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Brunson Community Center.  Dogs from across South Carolina and Georgia competed for the coveted title of State Champion, but this year’s title went to a local hunter.  Bounce’s Crook, owned by […]

Frances Busbee Green

BELVEDERE, S.C. – Graveside services for Mrs. Frances Busbee Green, age 81, will be held Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 2 pm at Busbee Cemetery off Luke Bridge Road, Johnston, SC. The family will receive friends at the gravesite following the service. Bland Funeral Home, Johnston, is assisting the family with arrangements. Mrs. Green, a […]

Bennie Mae Calliham Gordon

EDGEFIELD, S. C. – Mrs. Bennie Mae Calliham Gordon, 65, of Eastview Road, entered into rest December 16, 2012. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Mrs. Gordon, a native of Edgefield County was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Survivors include two daughters, Tamico (James) Mobley, Saluda; Catina Gordon (Ben), Johnston; two sons Ramon […]

Louise Williams

JOHNSTON, S.C. – Funeral Services for Mrs. Louise Virginia Williams were held 1:00 pm Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church with the Rev. Ernest Gordon, Pastor. Rev. Larry Raiford was the Eulogist. Interment was in the church cemetery. She is survived by her children, Macy Williams (Thomas Smith), Trenton, SC, Tracy Williams […]

Donald Robinson

AIKEN, S.C. – Mr. Donald Marshall Robinson, 52, entered into rest on Tuesday, December 11, 2012. His funeral service will be held on Friday, December 14, 2012 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Rowland Funeral Home with Rev. Gaye Ortez and Rev. Jackie Ray Robinson officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery. […]

Southern Eagles Motorcycle Club Showers Children with Gifts

Southern Eagles Motorcycle Club Showers Children with Gifts

In their 6th Annual Local Toy Drive for children at Christmas, The Southern Eagles Motorcycle Club filled the Discovery Center this past Saturday with excitement and a visit from Santa as they distributed Christmas gifts to families with children.  There were 100 children who received these gifts.  The Club would like to thank all of […]

George Francis Miller

EDGEFIELD, S.C. – Mr. George Francis Miller, 85, of Sweetwater Rd., husband of Edna Hammond Miller, died Sunday December 16, 2012 at his residence. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday December 19, 2012 at 11 A.M. at Sweetwater Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Mr. Miller was a native of Edgefield, S.C. and […]

Benjamin Edward (Ned) Nicholson, IV

EDGEFIELD, S.C. – Dr. Benjamin Edward (Ned) Nicholson, IV, 76, of Edgefield, S.C. died December 15, 2012. He was born on November 5, 1936 in Columbia, S.C. to Ruth Walker Taylor Nicholson, formerly of Cochran, Georgia, and Benjamin E. Nicholson III of Edgefield. Ned graduated from Edgefield High School in the spring of 1954 and […]

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

A routine traffic stop Sunday, Dec. 9, lead to the arrest of two individuals on drug charges.  According to a report filed with the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office, deputies with the ECSO stopped a silver Lincoln Town Car that was traveling south on Hwy 25 South for erratic driving and for being registered to a […]

Beckman Center, Edgefield Native Director, Lauded by CARF

Beckman Center, Edgefield Native Director, Lauded by CARF

Columbia, SC – The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) has accredited the Backman Center for Mental Health Services (Beckman), for a period of three years, in the following areas: Mental health Case Management/Services Coordination for Adults; Mental Health Case Management/Services coordination for Children and Adolescents; Mental Health Outpatient treatment for Adults; and Mental […]