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Caught in Conversation at the Purple Fence

Caught in Conversation at the Purple Fence

These two guys, one known well locally and the other not-so-well, were caught in conversation outside the Purple Fence on Saturday afternoon.  What were they discussing?  The press was not…

Virtual Reality School Applies for Charter

Virtual Reality School Applies for Charter

Can you imagine a school where students visit the Sistine Chapel and are back home by the bell? Or a school where students learn to operate lasers on the moon…

“Fill-a-Bus” School Supply Campaign

“Fill-a-Bus” School Supply Campaign

On behalf of the Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce we are gearing up for our “Fill-A-Bus” school supply campaign, this year in memory of Mrs. Sandra Friar.  Sandra was a long time employee…

Here and There – 7-24-13

Here and There – 7-24-13

Johnston Farmer’s & Artist’s Market every Thursday, from 4 – 6 p.m. in front of the Library/Warehouse on Calhoun Street. Live Music @ The Purple Fence: The Purple Fence, a new visual…

Edgefield County Mass Choir Performs

Edgefield County Mass Choir Performs

The singing of praise and singing of the gospel were resounding at the Strom Thurmond High School gym on Saturday, July 20. The Edgefield County Mass Choir put on an…

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,…

Here and There – 7-18-13

Here and There – 7-18-13

Johnston Farmer’s & Artist’s Market every Thursday, from 4 – 6 p.m. in front of the Library/Warehouse on Calhoun Street. Edgefield Farmers Arts and Crafts Market:  On the Town Square every…

Aiken Electric Cooperative Sponsors Six Students for Trip to D.C.

Aiken Electric Cooperative Sponsors Six Students for Trip to D.C.

Six local students were among more than 1,500 high school seniors visiting Washington, D.C., June 15 – 20 for the Rural Electric Youth Tour, sponsored by Aiken Electric Cooperative and…

VFW Post 6932 Holds Award Ceremony

VFW Post 6932 Holds Award Ceremony

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6932 held an awards ceremony on Thursday evening, July 11, 2013.  Post Commander Dwight Talbert began the service by inducting two new members, Renada Williams…

Lions Hear Ms. Resch, Representing Lion Foundation

Lions Hear Ms. Resch, Representing Lion Foundation

The Edgefield Lion’s Club had its monthly meeting on Monday, July 8, 2013, in the Edgefield United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. Lion President Arlene Traxler welcomed members and welcomed the…