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The Potter’s Wheel Over the Centuries

The Potter’s Wheel Over the Centuries

And New Pottery Stash Clues –  By Justin Guy – When we think of a potter today most people imagine a person seated in front of a rather small machine with…

Edgefield Kicks Off History Event Series

Edgefield Kicks Off History Event Series

EDGEFIELD, S.C. – One of South Carolina’s historic towns is bringing the past to life during The Edgefield Experience: Living History Saturdays this Saturday, April 13 from 10 a.m. until 5…

Council Gives 2013-2014 Budget First Reading

Council Gives 2013-2014 Budget First Reading

Amends 2012-2013 Budget By Tiffani Ireland – The Edgefield County Council gave unanimous approval to the 2013-2014 budget after its first reading at their regularly scheduled monthly meeting, Tuesday, Apr.…

The New Hospital CEO Warmly Welcomed

The New Hospital CEO Warmly Welcomed

The new CEO at the Edgefield County Hospital was given a great “start-up”’ (like send-off) as he began his first full week of work. Brandon Clary was honored with a…

Garys Gather to Honor Their Ancestors

Garys Gather to Honor Their Ancestors

A banner at the entrance to Oakley Park Museum welcomed the family of the Garys, all descendants of the Martin Witherspoon Gary family who once owned Oakley Park, in the…

Archaeological Opportunity in Edgefield

Archaeological Opportunity in Edgefield

Once again, archaeologists are travelling this summer to the Edgefield area in search of historical information regarding the cultural lives of 19th century potters and artifacts of the pottery industry.…

Hobart & William Smith Colleges Rowing Team Dines in Edgefield

Hobart & William Smith Colleges Rowing Team Dines in Edgefield

Hobart & William Smith Colleges rowing team came into the Town of Edgefield full force on Wednesday evening for supper on Buncombe St.  This was a special invitation they accepted…

A Saddle: From the Battle of Gettysburg to Edgefield

A Saddle: From the Battle of Gettysburg to Edgefield

By Tricia P. Glenn –  On March 14, 2013, Richard Killen of Orlando, Florida, presented the Edgefield County Historical Society with Colonel Elbert Bland’s Mock Eagle Head Saddle Circa 1830s.…

Edgefield County Clemson Extension Offering Master Tree Farmer Course

Edgefield County Clemson Extension Offering Master Tree Farmer Course

By: Stephen Pohlman, Clemson Extension Forestry & Natural Resource Agent The Master Tree Farmer course is an educational series to help landowners maximize productivity, profitability, and protection of the legacy of…

Ag Day Spreads Community Awareness of Agriculture

Ag Day Spreads Community Awareness of Agriculture

The Strom Thurmond Career Center Agriculture Department along with the Edgefield County Young Farmer Association held the 1st Annual Edgefield County Agriculture Day on Saturday March 16, 2013, on the…