Piper Tales – Seeing Black And White – New Contest

Piper Tales – Seeing Black And White – New Contest

Piper Tales – The Continuing Adventures of a Very Lucky Black and White Dog By Penny L. Hunt Chapter 25 Last week Bill was struggling with an assignment to write a poem as part of his class’s participation in a statewide poetry contest.  While doing his history homework, something black and white quickly moved past his […]

Sarah Watson in Paris During World War II

Sarah Watson in Paris During World War II

By Owen Clark – For years, I have been interested in learning more about Sarah Pressly Watson, a Ridge Spring native who spent thirty-nine years, from 1920 to 1959, as director of a dormitory for foreign women attending the Sorbonne, a part of the University of Paris. Recently I ordered a book, Americans in Paris: […]

Quiet Confidence – Pinnacle Training Academy

Quiet Confidence – Pinnacle Training Academy

By Jack Reece – Mike Lipscomb dropped by the office this week to tell me about his new business. If you haven’t met Mike you need to, it makes me think I am shaking hands with a grizzly bear each time we greet each other which, as it turns out, is obviously one prerequisite for success […]

Edgefield Has New Postmaster

Edgefield Has New Postmaster

Nancy Snellings is the mother of four children, two of whom are married, and one grandchild and one on-the-way.  She met her husband when he came into the Post Office where his parents had a P.O. Box. She has been with the Post Office since age 19. Nancy started out at the Augusta Plant, as […]

Trenton Has New Postmaster

Trenton Has New Postmaster

Susan Curry of Evans, Ga., is the new postmistress at Trenton, and she says she loves working for the US Postal Service.  She has been at it for 26 years and is getting used to a new placement – Trenton Post Office – since December 29, her first day. Susan loves the work at the […]

Call For Auditions

Call For Auditions

The Edgefield County Theater Company is preparing a new musical, SUNNY DAY. With words and music by Edgefield resident, Leonard Todd, it will have its world premiere in April of 2013. Auditions for FIVE CAST MEMBERS will be held at the Discovery Center, 405 Main St. in Edgefield, on SUNDAY, DEC. 9TH at 6:00 PM. […]