Visits Biddle Hall Museum

Visits Biddle Hall Museum

Mrs. Lois Brodie and family, hailing from Washington D.C. and Maryland were recent guests at the Biddle Hall Museum on the historic Bettis Acacdemy campus in Trenton. All are retired except Mrs. Brodie’s daughter, Lajuan, who works for Homeland Security. Mrs. Brodie remembers long ago days when horses were tied around the square and was […]

Thomas Sample Speaks to Lions

Thomas Sample Speaks to Lions

The Edgefield Lion’s Club had its monthly meeting on Monday, August 12, 2013, at the Aiken Electric Cooperative Building. Lion President Arlene Traxler welcomed the guest speaker, Thomas Sample, Intensive Supervision Officer (ISO) with the South Carolina Department of Corrections (SCDC) and Lion members. The passing of longtime Lion member Mr. Henry Duncan Wofford was […]

Commencement at Piedmont Technical College Honors Graduates

Commencement at Piedmont Technical College Honors Graduates

The James Medford Family Event Center at Piedmont Technical College welcomed more than 375 Piedmont Technical College graduates for two commencement ceremonies to celebrate their accomplishments. Dr. Ray Brooks, president, welcomed graduates, family and guests to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduates. “We are here to celebrate tonight the opportunity each of you represents,” Brooks […]

Here and There – 8-15-13

Here and There – 8-15-13

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 Sat. through first Sat. in Sept.  9:00 a.m.-1:00.For more info call Carolyn Piekielniak @ 637-6861 or 803-507-0278. Homecoming/Revival: Republican Grove Baptist Church will have Homecoming […]

Celebrates 100th Birthday With Family

Celebrates 100th Birthday With Family

Mrs. Ruby Mae Cook Berry celebrated her 100th birthday August 10, 2013.  Pictured with Mrs. Berry are her children (left to right) Robert, Mary, Jean and Olin.  The photo was made during a party for her at her residence in the Saluda Nursing Center. She said to her son, the Weather Man for the Advertiser, […]

ATTENTION WOMEN!

ATTENTION WOMEN!

 – A Very Important Invitation From The American Legion Auxiliary –  Are you a wife, mother, daughter, sister, granddaughter or a great-granddaughter of a Legionnaire or a deceased veteran? If so, then you are “WANTED.” On behalf of the Hezzie Griffis Post #30 of the American Legion Auxiliary, we are inviting you to join the largest […]

Ned Nicholson, Board Chair-Elect S.C. State Museum Foundation

Ned Nicholson, Board Chair-Elect S.C. State Museum Foundation

COLUMBIA, SC – August 7, 2013 – McNair attorney Ned Nicholson has been chosen to serve as Chair-Elect for the South Carolina State Museum Foundation Board.  Nicholson will serve a two-year term which began in July.

“The South Carolina State Museum has long embodied our state’s commitment to education and its devotion to enriching the lives […]

Edgefield County Theater Closes Season with Hilarious Comedy – Hallelujah Girls

The William Miller Bouknight Theatre, home of the Edgefield County Theater Company, will close out their 2012-2013 season with the hilarious comedy, The Hallelujah Girls August 16-18 and August 23-25. Written by Jones, Hope, Wooten–the same writers who gave us The Dixie Swim Club, Christmas Belles and Dearly Departed, this show is sure to put a […]

Here and There – 8-8-13

Here and There – 8-8-13

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 Sat. through first Sat. in Sept.  9:00 a.m.-1:00.For more info call Carolyn Piekielniak @ 637-6861 or 803-507-0278. Planning Commission: Planning Commission will meet September 12, […]

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