Ned Nicholson, Board Chair-Elect S.C. State Museum Foundation

Ned Nicholson, Board Chair-Elect S.C. State Museum Foundation

COLUMBIA, SC – August 7, 2013 – McNair attorney Ned Nicholson has been chosen to serve as Chair-Elect for the South Carolina State Museum Foundation Board.  Nicholson will serve a two-year term which began in July.

“The South Carolina State Museum has long embodied our state’s commitment to education and its devotion to enriching the lives […]

Dukes Inducted into Academy of Trial Lawyers

Dukes Inducted into Academy of Trial Lawyers

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The International Academy of Trial Lawyers has inducted David E. Dukes, a partner in Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP’s Columbia office, as a Fellow. David is the son of Anne and Sonny Dukes of Johnston. The International Academy is comprised of lawyers representing both sides of the Bar: prosecutors and defense […]

Native of Edgefield Wins Music Awards

Native of Edgefield Wins Music Awards

Miles D. Mealing, an Edgefield County native, was nominated for 4 awards in the country’s largest independent gospel awards show. It was announced this week that Mr. Mealing received the 2013 Rhythm of Gospel Award “Best Performance by Praise & Worship Artist.” Miles was born and raised in Edgefield, South Carolina, and is a 1997 graduate of Strom […]

The Fashion of MAD MEN and Jean Bell of Ward

The Fashion of MAD MEN and Jean Bell of Ward

– By Advertiser Staff – Jean Bell was reading the Wall Street Journal and saw a story about Janie Bryant, the costume designer for the award winning show Mad Men, now in its sixth year.  It is, according to their words:” . . . the first basic cable series ever to win the Emmy for […]

Group Visits Biddle Hall Museum

Group Visits Biddle Hall Museum

Some members of the Willington African American Center Committee of  McCormick, S.C., visited the Biddle Hall Museum on the historical Bettis Academy Campus in Trenton. One of the year’s field trips that the committee took, included Edgefield County to visit Dave’s Pottery, Edgefield Visitors’ Center and Biddle Hall Museum at Bettis Academy. Anyone interested in […]

Ridge Spring’s Miss Galaxy on Cover of SU Magazine

Ridge Spring’s Miss Galaxy on Cover of SU Magazine

Mae-Ann Webb, Miss Galaxy International 2013, is featured on the cover of Supermodels Unlimited Magazine along with other titleholders and their director. This national magazine of beauty, fashion and celebs is available at Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million and Target. The cover was photographed by Webb’s Photography located in Ridge Spring. The magazine is based in […]