FFA Fresh Cut Christmas Wreaths 

FFA Fresh Cut Christmas Wreaths 

Strom Thurmond High School FFA is offering fresh cut Christmas wreaths for sale. Order yours today!! Now-Dec 15th. Pick up Dec 1-Dec15th during school hours or at the Johnston Holiday Market 12/4. Mixed, Magnolia or Frazier Fir. Small – 1-$15 or 2-$25 Large – 1-$25 or 2-$40 803.275.1767 ext 526 or dssteele@edgefield.k12.sc.us

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Rally at the Beach

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Rally at the Beach

Edgefield and Saluda counties were well represented last weekend at the Fall Middle School Rally. The rally, held in Garden City near Myrtle Beach, was attended by 80 middle school students from the two counties. Supporting the event were 12 college students from Saluda and Edgefield Counties serving as huddle leaders and 16 local campus […]

Music Teacher’s Association Holds Public Concert

Music Teacher’s Association Holds Public Concert

The Aiken Music Teacher’s Association sponsored its first public concert of the season Sun. Nov. 9th at the Grace Covenant Church of God. There were 22 students who participated in the Fall Honors Recital, ranging in age from 4 1/2yrs. to 16yrs old.  Pianists Kasey Bodiford, Jackson Friday, Stella Clarke, Collin Smith, Emma Grace Hair, […]

A “Blessing of the Home” Service on Main

A “Blessing of the Home” Service on Main

The home of Henry Snead, originally built by Dr. Edward Jones Mims in 1839 (same year the courthouse was built), was the scene of a blessing of the house on Sunday. Father Tom DiMarco officiated as friends and members of the Church of the Ridge congregation gathered for the service.  

Tour Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center

You may have seen articles,  in the local news, highlighting the advancements being made at the  Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center under the leadership of Arthur Northrup.  If you have never toured or if it has been a while since you visited the center here is your opportunity.  Having recently toured the facility and coming away very impressed with […]

Here and There – 11-13-14

Here and There – 11-13-14

JOHNSTON FARMER’S & ARTIST’S MARKET continues each Thursday from 4 – 6 p.m.  There will not be a market Thanksgiving week.  Thursday, December 4th, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. will be our ANNUAL HOLIDAY MARKET and will end the season. Storytime at the Library: Storytime at the Library will be Saturday, Nov. 22, at 11:30 […]

OEDGS to Hear Underwood on Tillman-Gonzales Case

OEDGS to Hear Underwood on Tillman-Gonzales Case

The public is cordially invited to the Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society meeting on Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 3:00 p. m. in the Lynch Building Annex of the Tompkins Library, Edgefield, SC. The guest speaker will be James Lowell Underwood, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Constitutional Law at the University of South Carolina School of […]

Spann UMC Holds 10th Hymn Sing

Spann UMC Holds 10th Hymn Sing

The Lord provided a perfectly beautiful day for the 10th Annual Fall Hymn Sing at Spann UMC in Ward, SC. The first of these services was held during the year of Spann’s 200th Anniversary Celebration.   The purpose was to showcase the grand old hymns from the Cokesbury Hymnal, in use at Spann since 1938. This […]

Here and There – 11-6-14

Here and There – 11-6-14

Storytime at the Library: Storytime at the Library will be Saturday, Nov. 22, at 11:30 a.m. at the Edgefield County Library in Edgefield. For more information call Miranda DiMarco at 637-4025. Holiday Bazaar: 34th Annual Holiday House Bazaar, St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Rd, North Augusta, Saturday, Nov. 8, breakfast from 8-10:30 a.m.; […]

Here and There – 10-30-14

Here and There – 10-30-14

Trick or Treating Hours: Halloween is Friday, October 31, and the towns of Edgefield and Johnston will observe the holiday with trick or treating allowed from 6 pm until 8:30 pm Friday. In Edgefield, Mayor Ken Durham will be on the Town Square handing out candy on behalf of the town from 6 pm until […]

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