Sheriff Dobey Invited to White House to Meet with President

Sheriff Dobey Invited to White House to Meet with President

Law enforcement leaders, including Edgefield County Sheriff Adell Dobey, met with President Obama Tuesday, May 13th, 2014, to discuss Immigration Policy and the urgency for Congress to vote on Commonsense Immigration Reform. Forty (40) law enforcement officials from across the country (only two from South Carolina) met with President Obama, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) […]

NWTF Announces Winner of 2014 National Scholarship

NWTF Announces Winner of 2014 National Scholarship

  Mallory Spring of East Fultonham, Ohio, was recognized at her high school awards ceremony as the recipient of the National Wild Turkey Federation’s (NWTF) 2014 National Scholarship sponsored by Mossy Oak, surprising both her and a crowd of her peers. The $10,000 scholarship will help Spring pursue a degree in wildlife biology and natural […]

Crime Blotter

Crime Blotter

Trailer and Other Items Stolen From Murrah Road A metal homemade trailer as well as other items were stolen from a property on Murrah Road. According to a report filed with the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the scene Sunday, May 18, after the property owner discovered someone had kicked in the door […]

Mary Ella Anderson

JOHNSTON, S.C. – Mrs. Mary Ella Anderson, 92, entered into rest May 18, 2014 at Trinity Mission Health and Rehab in Edgefield, S.C. Viewing will be held at Davis Funeral Home in Ridge Spring, S.C., Thursday, May 22 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Friday, May 23, from 9-10 a.m. and at the church […]

June Hylton Timmerman

COLUMBIA, S.C. – June Hylton Timmerman, 87, of Columbia, died Saturday, May 17, 2014.  Born June 11, 1926 in Roanoke, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Walter Hylton and Purnell Morris Hylton Harryman. June graduated from Anderson College, SC and attended the Oregon College of Education. She began her teaching career in Alabama before marrying […]

UGA’s ‘Vet School for a Day’ Set for September

UGA’s ‘Vet School for a Day’ Set for September

ATHENS, Ga. – The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine has set Sept. 24 as the date for its 2014 Vet School for a Day program. The annual event will be held on the college’s campus and educates high school juniors and seniors about the wide variety of careers in veterinary medicine. Students from […]

Peeler and Staff a Winning Team

Letter to the Editor Dear Editor: I wanted to give a short testament to the hard work, efficiency, professionalism, and assistance recently rendered by Judge Bobby Peeler and his staff to my wife. My mother in law lost her husband in early February 2014. My wife went back to Edgefield County to assist her mother in the […]

Steiner L. Waldo

EDGEFIELD, S.C. – Mr. Steiner L. Waldo, of Crest Road, entered into rest May 12, 2014. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Macedonia Baptist Church, of which the Rev. Johnny Clark, pastor and the Rev. Carl Jackson, eulogist. Mr. Waldo, a native of Edgefield County, was a 1966 graduate […]

Anna Mae Holmes

EDGEFIELD, S.C. – Mrs. Anna Mae Holmes, of Edgefield, wife of the late C. Raymond Holmes, died Wednesday May 14, 2014 at University Hospital. Graveside Services will be held Saturday May 17, 2014 at 2 P.M. at Eastview Cemetery in Edgefield. The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 P.M. before the service at […]