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 […]

Never too Young: Making a Difference in the Community

Never too Young: Making a Difference in the Community

Instead of playing video games or hanging out with friends every day, Jamal & Keyshawn Stevens chose to spend time twice a week volunteering at Edgefield County Youth Empowerment Center’ s After School “Matters” Program.  “We are captivated and inspired by these young men outstanding and selfless acts of kindness, says, Marcella Edwards, CEO of […]