Edgefield to Host Motorcycle Rally of 100

Edgefield to Host Motorcycle Rally of 100

• Non-member Bikes Welcomed Sept. 16 The NASSIR 8 Motorcycle Rally will be in Edgefield next week. The event hosted by Sean Burch will be held Tuesday-Thursday, September 15-17. There will be up to 100 visitors in town for the rally including folks from all over the United States, Canada, four from the United Kingdom, […]

A Recent “Visitor” in Town of Edgefield

A Recent “Visitor” in Town of Edgefield

This bear was photographed in Edgefield on Mayor Durham’s land by his son-in-law. The bear has been seen, by report, on Star Road also. Black bears have been seen in Edgefield in years past.   These are probably the best photos published with a sighting. The photos were made mid-week.

New Dollar General Coming to Edgefield

New Dollar General Coming to Edgefield

– By Tiffani Ireland – The Advertiser has confirmed that a new Dollar General store is being built in Edgefield between McDonalds and The Edgefield Inn. According to a spokesperson with Dollar General who spoke with The Advertiser, Wednesday, August 26, the new building is being constructed to add “more space to better serve customers” […]

NWTF Turkey Shoot Vitalizes Youth Shooting Sports

NWTF Turkey Shoot Vitalizes Youth Shooting Sports

EDGEFIELD, S.C. — The National Wild Turkey Federation welcomed more than 400 competitors and their guests to the new Palmetto Shooting Complex at the NWTF for the annual Turkey Shoot sporting clays competition. More than 25 percent of the competitors were under the age of 21. “Since the first event in 1994, the Turkey Shoot has been […]

Southern Studies Showcase to Return September 18 & 19

Southern Studies Showcase to Return September 18 & 19

Press release from Old Edgefield Genealogical Society. The Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society and Edgefield Civic League are hosting the “Southern Studies Showcase” in Edgefield on September 18 and 19, 2015. Twenty-two workshop classes will be held over the course of the two days, with local and out-of-town speakers giving lectures on a variety of […]

NWTF Sporting Clays Turkey Shoot This Weekend

NWTF Sporting Clays Turkey Shoot This Weekend

The New Complex–Open to Public Pete Muller calls from the National Wild Turkey offices on Augusta Rd. and opens the door for the community to enjoy this coming weekend’s event. This was on Thursday of last week as he reminded the press of what will be happening there. Edgefield County and the Ridge have been […]

County Hires New Finance Director

County Hires New Finance Director

The Edgefield County Council announced Wednesday, August 12, that they have hired a new FinanceDirector, Bruce Cooley.   We would like to announce that the County of Edgefield has hired a new Finance Director, Bruce Cooley.  His first day with the County will be Monday August 24,2015.  He has fourteen years of experience in county […]