King Academy Uses Old Advertisers To Create

King Academy Uses Old Advertisers To Create

        King Academy, through Helen Mims of Edgefield (a teacher at the Academy), requested some of the old Edgefield Advertiser copies available to the public for various needs.  With the request, the staff learned that something artistic would be happening with the papers.  And it did.  Below one reads in the “Knight […]

Edgefield Christmas Parade – Dec 4th – SAVE THE DATE!

Edgefield Christmas Parade – Dec 4th – SAVE THE DATE!

The 43rd Annual Edgefield Christmas Parade will be on Sunday, December 4, 2016, at 3:00 p.m.   This year the parade will be dedicated to our Edgefield County Law Enforcement Agencies. Bring your family and friends and a comfortable chair!  Enjoy the parade as the small town Christmas spirit fills the air!  One never knows who […]

Mermaid Cast Invites for Tea

Mermaid Cast Invites for Tea

Members of the cast of The Mermaid, a musical that was in production at Strom Thurmond High School last week, entertained many of the young, elementary age girls at tea on Saturday.  It was an exciting time for the children as they heard the cast perform and were able to get their autographs.  And they […]

A Day of Celebration in Memory of Dr. Tina Yarborough

A Day of Celebration in Memory of Dr. Tina Yarborough

After months of planning by her colleagues in the Department of Art at Georgia College in Milledgeville, GA, a “Day of Celebration in Memory of Dr. Tina Yarborough” was held on Monday, October 24th.  Dr. Tina Yarborough, a native of Edgefield, SC, died in May 2016 and was buried in Edgefield’s St. Mary’s Catholic cemetery.  […]

Costume Winners at the Saturday Dog Walk

Costume Winners at the Saturday Dog Walk

The Dog Walk, held on Saturday, October 29, in Edgefield at the PTC parking lot and the Ten Governors Trail, was a bounding success, according to Kim Walker who was its organizer. The above photo shows the winners of the dog’s costumer contest.

Veterans Day Program at STHS

Veterans Day Program at STHS

Friday, November 11 – Veterans Day – from 9:30-10:30 a.m., area Veterans will be honored at a county-wide event to be held at the Strom Thurmond High School stadium, 1131 Columbia Rd, Johnston, SC. The program will include a “march on” by area Veterans, a musical tribute to each branch of service represented, choral presentations […]

Trunk or Treat on the Square

Trunk or Treat on the Square

A Testament to the Crowd According to the Antioch Church ministers, Howle and Jackson, they fed the crowds well, and these numbers speak to the size of the crowd.  They were fed: 506 hot dogs, 50 gal. of tea., 400 bags of popcorn, 300 cotton candies,  and 550 bags of chips.  The large crowd was […]

Richland Creek Antique Fall Festival

Richland Creek Antique Fall Festival

November 4, 5, 6, in Saluda County The 21th Annual Fall Festival/Tractor/Engine show and pull will be held at Richland Creek Farms, 542 Richland Creek Road, Ward, S. C. 29166. The festival site is located between Batesburg-Leesville, Ridge Spring and Saluda. From Batesburg-Leesville take Hwy. 178 north toward Saluda or from Ridge Spring take Hwy. 39 north toward Saluda […]

Trunk or Treat on the Square

Trunk or Treat on the Square

Antioch Baptist Church and ECDA Host Event The Edgefield Community Development Association (ECDA) and the Town of Edgefield announce Trunk or Treat on the Square Monday, October 31st from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thanks to Antioch Baptist Church for being our sponsor for this event. It’s guaranteed to be a wonderful evening for the […]

Flo Carter Singing at the Discovery Center

Flo Carter Singing at the Discovery Center

The Edgefield County Historical Society is presenting a Gospel, Rock and Roll event, including traditional favorites. This program will be held at The  Discovery Center, 405 Main Street, Edgefield, on Saturday, October 29, at 8 p.m.  Tickets are available at 803-637-1233. The legendary Flo Carter will be singing these popular tunes.  She is a local […]

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