Thieves Steal Car Port

Thieves Steal Car Port

Not only will thieves steal your golf cart and vehicle, but apparently now they will steal the shed you put it under, too. According to a report filed by the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office, Saturday, August 24, a 24×21 car port was stolen from a residence on Hwy 25 North.  The incident report states the […]

Johnnie Rouse

EDGEFIELD, S.C. – Funeral services for Mr. Johnnie Rouse were held 2 p.m., Tuesday, August 27, 2013, at Jeter Baptist Church with the Rev. Thomas, pastor. Interment was in the church cemetery. He is survived by a wife, Annie Laura Rouse; sons, Johnnie(Barbara) Rouse Jr., Anthony (Catizier Singleton) Rouse, both of Edgefield and Daniel(Michelle) Rouse […]

Edgefield Plumber Saves Family Dog From Drowning

Edgefield Plumber Saves Family Dog From Drowning

For Sherry Northgard, a call to the local Mr. Rooter® Plumbing company not only solved her plumbing issue, but saved her beloved four-legged friend, Dawnie. “While I was diagnosing Mrs. Northgard’s plumbing issue, I could tell that she was distracted and a little upset,” stated Doug Baker, the plumbing technician sent to her house. The […]

Council Chairman Kicks Off Library Fundraising Project

Council Chairman Kicks Off Library Fundraising Project

Edgefield County Council Chairman Dean Campbell is kicking off this year’s Chairman’s Community Project to bring more books and supplies to the three Edgefield County libraries. And you can help. Libraries are an integral part of every community, Campbell said, adding that in today’s electronically-connected world, libraries still play a key role for young and […]

Concern Over Planned Wood Pellet Plant

Dear Editor: The continuing saga of the Enova Energy Group in the September issue of the Greenville newspaper published on Sept. 19, 2012: the Enova group announced that they were planning to construct a wood pellet facility on Hwy. 121. Construction was to begin in the first quarter of 2013. Obviously, that did not happen. […]

Don D. Pugh

EDGEFIELD, S.C. – Mr. Donnie Dudley Pugh, 95, of Plum Branch Rd., husband of the late Iva Booth Pugh, died Thursday August 22, 2013 at Trinity Mission Health and Rehab. Mr. Pugh was a native of Floyd County Virginia and was of the Baptist Faith. He was a retired Construction Worker and a World War […]

Area Football Scores for 8-23-13

Area Football Scores for 8-23-13

Strom Thurmond 31, Silver Bluff 15 Ridge Spring-Monetta 30, Pelion 18 Dreher 29, Fox Creek 6 Saluda 28, Gilbert 21 North Augusta 45, T.L. Hanna 3 Lincoln County, Ga. 41, McCormick 0 South Aiken 40, Richland Northeast 12