James M. “Jim” Rose, Sr. – Johnston, SC

Thurmond Burnett          Phone: (803)637-6536 David T. Burnett            Fax: (803)637-6006 Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home, Inc. Established 1902 801 Columbia Road Post Office Box 389 Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 www.edgefieldmercantilefh.com  April 28, 2019     James M. “Jim” Rose, Sr. Johnston, SC   James Marion “Jim” Rose, Sr., 92, husband of Kathryn […]

Biologists tracking cobia with satellite tags

Biologists tracking cobia with satellite tags

After being satellite tagged, a cobra is returned to the water (Photo: Eric Reyier/Kennedy Space Center Ecological Program) CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (April 25, 2019) — New research led by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) aims to better determine where and when cobia migrate across southeastern coastal waters, and biologists are asking for the […]

Heritage Trail Pottery Tour

Heritage Trail Pottery Tour

The Annual Heritage Trail Pottery Tour is set for May 4 and 5.  On Saturday, May 4, the hours are from 10:00 to 5:00, when the listed pottery studios will be open for tour guests and for sales of their products. On Sunday, May 5, the ours are noon to 5 p.m. The Groundhog Kiln […]

Burton Center Staff Honored

Burton Center Staff Honored

Pictured from L to R:  1strow:  Aquita Plair, Kathleen Jones, Jessica Moore, Demetrie Fuller, Tracy Coleman, Doris Watt  2ndrow:  Melony Williams  3rdrow:  Joel Smart, Carolyn Williamson, Wanda Spence, Deloris Adams, Austin Gambrell, Betty Williams  4thRow:  Deborah Aiken, Chanta Williams, Carol Turner, Betty Keller  5thRow:  Sheila Padget, Teresa Syrkett, Jerred Carnell, Doris Cannady  6th Row:  Sonja Cummings, […]

Tom Poland to Speak at EPA Meeting

Tom Poland to Speak at EPA Meeting

Edgefield Preservation Association 104 Courthouse Square Edgefield, SC  29824 803-637-4010 EdgefieldSCPreservation@gmail.com       The public is cordially invited to the Edgefield Preservation Association (EPA) meeting on Sunday, April 28th, at 3:00 p. m., in the Lynch Building Annex of the Tompkins Library, 104 Courthouse Square, Edgefield. The guest speaker will beTom Poland, who is the author […]

Johnston Community Concerts May 3

Johnston Community Concerts May 3

Edgefield County Acoustic – Guitar Pull: Edgefield County Acoustic was formed by local citizens who love listening, playing, and writing acoustic music.   Johnston Development Corporation 802 Ouzts Street Johnston, South Carolina 29832 (803) 275-3635   Growing and Promoting the Johnston Area   To Feature Edgefield County Acoustic   The Johnston Development Corporation (JDC) is […]

Pennie Brunson Shaw -Edgefield, SC

Thurmond Burnett          Phone: (803)637-6536 David T. Burnett         Fax: (803)637-6006 Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home, Inc. Established 1902 801 Columbia Road Post Office Box 389 Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 www.edgefieldmercantilefh.com April 22, 2019     Pennie Brunson Shaw Edgefield, SC   Pennie Brunson Shaw, 78, wife of the late Robert G. Shaw entered […]

Daniel L. “Dan” Carroll – Johnston, SC

Thurmond Burnett          Phone: (803)637-6536 David T. Burnett                   Fax: (803)637-6006 Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home, Inc. Established 1902                      801 Columbia Road Post Office Box 389 Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 www.edgefieldmercantilefh.com April 22, 2019     Daniel L. “Dan” Carroll Johnston, SC   Daniel L. “Dan” Carroll, 91, […]

Charles Lucas – Johnston, SC

Thurmond Burnett          Phone: (803)637-6536 David T. Burnett               Fax: (803)637-6006 Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home, Inc. Established 1902 801 Columbia Road Post Office Box 389 Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 www.edgefieldmercantilefh.com             April 20, 2019 Charles Lucas Johnston, SC Charles Lucas of Johnston, SC, died peacefully at 88 years old on […]