Fox Creek Science Fair

Fox Creek Science Fair

Fox Creek held its annual science fair at the end of January. Students worked individually or in pairs and had to have their topics approved by their science teachers.  They began by making a hypothesis and worked through the scientific method, compiling their results on a science fair board. Projects were categorized by subject, including […]

ECYEC to Welcome Matt Hazel

All are invited to come and listen to the inspiring, stimulating and motivating words of Matt Hazel. Matt is a former Football Player for North Augusta High School and Coastal Carolina as well as a 2014 Draft Prospect. Matt will be speaking to our youth during the “On” the Courts vs. “IN” the Courts Basketball […]

Merriwether Elementary Classifies Minerals at Ruth Patrick

Merriwether Elementary Classifies Minerals at Ruth Patrick

This week, the third-grade classes from Merriwether Elementary School went to the Ruth Patrick Science Center at USC Aiken. Recently, the students have been studying rocks and minerals in science as well as talking about important black history figures such as Harriet Tubman and her contribution to the Underground Railroad.During this field trip, the staff […]

STHS Mock Trial Team Headed Back to State Championship

STHS Mock Trial Team Headed Back to State Championship

The Strom Thurmond High School Mock Trial team is headed back to the State Championship Tournament in Columbia, March 7-8.  Loaded with talent at the witness and attorney positions, the school was able to field two teams. Last Saturday in Greenville, at the Piedmont Regional competition featuring sixteen of the fifty-eight high school teams in […]

Merriwether’s Got Talent

Merriwether’s Got Talent

Merriwether Elementary hosted its first annual talent show, “Merriwether’s Got Talent.”  Students across all grade levels came out to put their talent on display.  A wide variety of talents were showcased, including dancers, gymnasts, singers, magicians, artists, and many more!  Shari Huiet, master of ceremonies, says, “I was thrilled to see the number of amazingly […]

Dekoda Watson Promotes Jump Rope for Heart

Dekoda Watson Promotes Jump Rope for Heart

Dekoda Watson, linebacker with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, came to RSM Elementary/Middle to participate in Jump Rope for Heart Jump-a-thon for the K4 and K5 classes. Dekoda played football at South Aiken High School and Florida State. He was drafted by Tampa Bay in 2010. Dekoda has a foundation called Koda’s Kids that promotes physical activity among children. His foundation donated to […]

STHS Celebrates Millennium Club Day

STHS Celebrates Millennium Club Day

On Friday, February 7th, Strom Thurmond High School celebrated the accomplishments of the 51 students who received outstanding scores on their college entrance exams. Each of the students wore navy blue or red Millennium Club t-shirts proclaiming the fact that they have scored a 1000 (math + verbal) or better on the SAT and/or a […]

Philippi Baptist Church to Celebrate 200 Years

Philippi Baptist Church to Celebrate 200 Years

On February 23, 2014, Philippi Baptist Church of Johnston will celebrate 200 years since the church was organized to serve a rural area of the Johnston community. The church began on February 26, 1814, as the “Baptist Church of Christ at Bull Branch”, which was founded by 25 charter members. On that inaugural date in […]

Here and There – 2-20-14

Here and There – 2-20-14

Youth Fundraiser: Ebenezer Baptist Church, Airport Rd., Trenton will have a yard sale, Saturday, Feb. 22 from 8 a.m. – noon. Soup, Sandwich and Smiles: Edgefield United Methodist Church invites everyone to their church at the corner of Bacon and Norris Streets(across from the Post Office) to enjoy soup, sandwiches and smiles with them every […]

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