Johnston Farmers & Artists Market: Annual Holiday Market on Thursday, Dec. 3, from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. In addition to our weekly offerings Johnston United Methodist Church will be selling BBQ Sandwiches and our cookbook, “Delightfully Divine”. Darla Steele’s FFA class will have Christmas Wreaths made with fresh greens. This will end our market for the […]
A celebration of 100 years was held for Elizabeth Henrietta Katie Jones Burt. She was joined by family from near and far. Seattle, Washington; Arizona, Florida; Maryland and North Carolina to name a few. The celebration was held at the Collins building at Bettis Academy on Saturday, November 14, a few days before her birthday, […]
Othello Cogburn celebrated her 105th birthday recently at Forest View Manor where she resides. There was a cake for all the friends and gamily who gathered to wish her Happy Birthday!
JOHNSTON FARMER’S & ARTIST’S MARKET Thursdays 4 – 6 p.m. through November. Fruits and vegetables, fresh eggs, raw milk, baked goods, crocheted and knitted items, apothecary items, boiled peanuts, note cards and prints by local artist, quilts, and Lion’s Club brooms. New vendors are welcome! Contact Anne at 803-480-1093 or Donna at 803-275-0010 for more info. […]
The Fall Meeting of the Edgefield County Historical Society will be held on Sunday afternoon November 8, 2015 at 3:30 pm at Holly Hill, the home of Tim & Julie Prince on Gray Street in Edgefield. Holly Hill is believed to be the oldest house in the Town of Edgefield and probably in Edgefield County. […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Oct. 29, 2015)— Merriwether Middle School of North Augusta won the 12th annual SC Bar Greenville Regional Middle School Mock Trial Competition on Oct. 24 at the Greenville County Courthouse. Riverside Middle School of Greer was named first runner-up. Participating students from Merriwether Middle School included Luke Culbreath, Sam Feyan, Gabe Grucela, Jasmine […]
Library News: Halloween Drop-In Thursday, October 29,2015, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Wear your Costumes & you get to play games & get special treats!!! Ages 2-13 Fall Festival: Republican Baptist Fall Festival, October 28! Come out to enjoy activities such as: Trunk-or-Treating, Cotton Candy, Popcorn, Face Painting, Dunk Booth, and much more! Dinner starting at 6:30 and the […]
Sept. 29, 2015 Athens, Ga. — The University of Georgia College of Agriculture inducted U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss into the Georgia Agricultural Hall of Fame and awarded Jimmy Forrest, a nationally recognized South Carolina peach grower, the Alumni Award of Excellence at the college’s alumni awards ceremony and banquet. Forrest, a 1972 graduate with a […]
Strom Thurmond High School crowned their queen, Lyric Tillman, Friday, October 2, at half time of the game against Abbeville High.
Library News: Storytime Saturday, October 10, at 11:30 a.m. Also Showing “It’s A Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown.” Open Mic Night Thursday, October 15, at 6:30 Please come out to showcase your talents: Be a Comedian, Play an Instrument, Sing(Rap) a Song, Recite Poetry/Reading, etc. Stop by the Edgefield County Public Library to Sign-Up and get ready to Entertain or […]