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 and Randy Wilson into the post. VFW District 9 Commander, Roger Warren presented white All State Team Caps to Dwight Talbert and Bennie Culbreath for […]

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 guest speaker, Mary Louise Resch, Lions Club Development Director, whom currently serves as the Director of Development for the Lion Foundation of South Carolina.  After […]

Southern Studies Showcase Again This September

Southern Studies Showcase Again This September

The Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society and Old Edgefield District African American Genealogical Society are hosting a “Southern Studies Showcase” in Edgefield on September 20 and 21, 2013.  Genealogical and historical societies from all over South Carolina and parts of Georgia are being invited to participate in this two-day event.  Last year the Showcase brought […]

Here and There – 7-11-13

Here and There – 7-11-13

Johnston Farmer’s & Artist’s Market every Thursday, from 4 – 6 p.m. in front of the Library/Warehouse on Calhoun Street.  (Next week it will be open July 3, Wednesday). Edgefield Farmers Arts and Crafts Market:  On the Town Square every Sat. through first Sat. in Sept.  9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  $5 per day.  For more info call […]

Edgefield County Youths Attend State Leadership Conference

Edgefield County Youths Attend State Leadership Conference

Edgefield County residents, Nicole Jackson, Abbie Miller and Parker Wilkes,  were among a select group of high school juniors and seniors from around the state who recently participated in the 2013 South Carolina Farm Bureau (SCFB) Youth Leadership Conference. The annual conference was held on the campus of Newberry College and featured a number of […]

Trenton United Methodist Church Receives Award

Trenton United Methodist Church Receives Award

At the 2013 Annual Conference of the South Carolina United Methodist Church held recently in Florence, Trenton United Methodist Church received the Bishop’s Five Star Award for Excellence.  Pictured here is Bishop Jonathan Holston presenting the award to Rev. Cheryl Toothe, pastor, and Pam Cook, Lay Delegate. The Bishop’s Five Star Award provides an incentive for […]

Texas Historian to Speak at Saluda Theater

Texas Historian to Speak at Saluda Theater

– By Bela Herlong – Come to the Saluda Theater on Saturday afternoon, July 13, at two p.m. to hear Charlie Cantu, a fourth-generation Texan, give a program on the of importance of the Alamo and its defenders in Texas  history.  The event is free to the public, and everyone is invited to come. Charlie […]

Here and There – 7-3-13

Here and There – 7-3-13

Johnston Farmer’s & Artist’s Market every Thursday, from 4 – 6 p.m. in front of the Library/Warehouse on Calhoun Street.  (This week it will be open July 3, Wednesday). Edgefield Farmers Arts and Crafts Market:  On the Town Square every Sat. through first Sat. in Sept.  9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  $5 per day.  For more info call […]

American Legion Post Installs New Officers

American Legion Post Installs New Officers

– By Robert Loar – Kenneth Hartkopf, Post Adjutant for American Legion Post 30 officiated as new officers were sworn in.  At their monthly meeting on Thursday evening, outgoing Post Commander JoJo Doolittle passed the gavel to Robert Loar.   Other new officers were: Preston Creech-Post Chaplain, Lenny Joiner-Treasurer, Alan Perano-First Vice Commander, and Ann Doolittle-Second […]

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