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Coming Home: Poet Nikky Finney to Bring Her Voice and Vision to USC

Poet Nikky Finney has a connection to Edgefield through a sister-in-law, Elaine Gilliam Finney, who grew up in Edgefield and graduated from STHS. Ed. Note Poet, National Book Award winner…

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…

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…

One Table Dinner – Making Their Leaves for the Thankful Tree

One Table Dinner – Making Their Leaves for the Thankful Tree

It was a wonderful Thanksgiving in Ridge Spring. The 4th annual Community One Table dinner was a huge success. Many families volunteered at the dinner and then sat down and…

Family Descendants Visit Birthplace of James Butler Bonham

Family Descendants Visit Birthplace of James Butler Bonham

By Judy Dancy Duncan, V-P Saluda County Historical Society – Saluda County Historical Society celebrated its 25th Anniversary in October with a tour which included the birthplace of Alamo hero…

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…

Thurmond FFA Fresh Cut Christmas Wreath & Poinsettia Sale

Thurmond FFA Fresh Cut Christmas Wreath & Poinsettia Sale

Proceeds Benefit the Strom Thurmond FFA Taking Orders: Now – Dec. 15th Pickup Dates: During school hours or Nov. 30th till 6:00PM Wreath Prices: Small 1 – $15 Or 2…

Sarah Tripp, Nurse Practitioner – Serving in Dr. Morgan’s Office

Sarah Tripp, Nurse Practitioner – Serving in Dr. Morgan’s Office

Sarah Cabri Tripp, Nurse Practitioner, is now serving in the medical community of this county, in Dr. Hugh Morgan’s office, Johnston.  She has been there now for three months and…

Taking up Painting Later in Life

Taking up Painting Later in Life

Sir Winston Churchill started painting when he was in his mid-60s. A leader in our community, retired Senior Center Director Jim Griffith, has taken up the paintbrush in his 80s,…

Slept in Pink Tents and Walked for Cancer

Slept in Pink Tents and Walked for Cancer

The Charlotte Avon Walk for Breast Cancer took place on October 27-28 for a total of 39.3 miles–a marathon walk on Saturday and a half-marathon on Sunday.   The walkers were…