Johnston Tree-lighting Event

Johnston Tree-lighting Event

Churches and community agencies supported the annual Johnston Tree Lighting which took place Sunday afternoon, December 1, mid-afternoon until dusk.  As the sun went down the lights on the tree turned on, with the help of Mayor Terrence Culbreath and to the delight of all gathered in the mid-town parking lot.  Music and food were a […]

Trenton FD Hosts Christmas Dinner

Trenton FD Hosts Christmas Dinner

Trenton Fore Chief Joe Holmes is pictured with Zach Rearden, recipient of the Jimmy Smith Memorial Fireman of the Year Award, and Joyce Smith, widow of Jimmy Smith.             Trenton Fire Department hosted their annual Christmas Dinner, Monday, Dec. 2. The firemen and their invited guests enjoyed a buffet meal at Old McDonald Fish Camp.  This year’s event […]

A Franciscan Benediction

A Franciscan Benediction

By: Robert Scott All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.  In thinking about an after-Thanksgiving OpEd for 2019, I ran across one The Edgefield Advertiserran a year ago. The […]

W. Thurmond Burnett is Parade Grand Marshal

W. Thurmond Burnett is Parade Grand Marshal

W. Thurmond Burnett An Edgefield native who has served the public since he was 11 years old will be leading the 2019 Christmas Parade on Sunday, December 8, beginning at 3:00 p.m. Thurmond’s first job was at Mitchell’s Drug Store in 1949 and from there his career and passion to work with people continued to […]

Mrs. Jackie Feagle Holmes- Johnston, SC

W. Thurmond Burnett                                                                    David T. Burnett Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home PO Box 389 – 801 Columbia Rd. Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 Phone: 803-637-6536 Email: david@edgefieldmercantile.com  Mrs. Jackie Feagle Holmes, 91, widow of the late James Cleveland Holmes Sr, went to be with the Lord on November 25, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM […]

William R. “Bob” Morgan – Troy, S.C

W. Thurmond Burnett                                                                    David T. Burnett Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home PO Box 389 – 801 Columbia Rd. Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 Phone: 803-637-6536 Email: david@edgefieldmercantile.com   William R. “Bob” Morgan, 66, husband of Rebecca Corley Morgan of Jordan Rd. Troy, SC. entered into rest on Sunday, November 24, 2019. Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM […]

Letter to the Editor

From the Mayor’s Desk Dear Edgefield:          As the Holidays quickly approach, I would like to wish all of you a Happy Thanksgiving and a Merry Christmas!          We are truly blessed to live in such a wonderful community.   Our town is decorated beautifully again this year and we have a full agenda of upcoming activities scheduled […]

We All Give Thanks

We All Give Thanks

By: Robert Scott All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.  Thanksgiving is about tradition: about families, about remembering times past and looking forward to the future. It is […]

EDGEFIELD COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

EDGEFIELD COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

For Immediate Release Contact:Cpl. RB Harter 803-637-5337 On 11-21-19 there was an attempted home invasion on Cold Springs Rd. in Edgefield County. Photos of the suspects were recovered from a trail camera and are attached to this release. We are asking if anyone that lives in the area of Cold Springs Rd., Red Hill Rd. […]

Attempted Home Invasion on Cold Springs Rd.

            The Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office responded to an attempted home invasion Thursday night, Nov. 21, on Cold Springs Road on the Westside of Edgefield County.  The Advertiser was able to speak with the homeowners whose home was the target of this invasion and learned that 6 suspects were involved, all of whom were armed. Additionally, the suspects […]

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