‘Elevating Edgefield County’ Summit to be Held on September 20, 2013

‘Elevating Edgefield County’ Summit to be Held on September 20, 2013

Edgefield County will be holding a summit, “Elevating Edgefield County”, on September 20, 2013 at Piedmont Technical College in Edgefield from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. to address how to improve Edgefield County, with a focus on economic development. Economic development is a key focus in Edgefield County’s Strategic Plan as it impacts all areas […]

World Film Premier of “Discovering Dave – Spirit Captured in Clay”

World Film Premier of “Discovering Dave – Spirit Captured in Clay”

 – Presented by the Savannah River Archaeological Research Program –  Scrapbook Video Productions and the Savannah River Archaeological Research Program are proud to announce the release of the historical documentary film, Discovering Dave – Spirit Captured in Clay. The public is invited to attend a free world premier screening at 7 p.m. on September 10th, […]

An Interview with Wesley Spires

An Interview with Wesley Spires

Wesley Spires, Edgefield County native, survived a frightening and damaging assault in Augusta on Riverwalk in May 4, 2013. Ashley Solesbee was his date and she was injured also.  Their story has been told in the media over the CSRA; however, this is the first time that this newspaper has attempted a sit-down, face to […]

Edgefield’s Heritage Jubilee Coming September 28

Edgefield’s Heritage Jubilee Coming September 28

It’s only three and a half  weeks until Edgefield’s  12th annual Heritage Jubilee which will be held downtown on September 28. Some of the events are tours at the Discovery Center by Whitney Ellis at 11, 1 and 3, free tours at the National Wild Turkey Federation and shuttle rides; and a performance by Miles […]

“Southern Studies” Soon to Fill Square

“Southern Studies” Soon to Fill Square

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 […]

The Downtown Shuffle

The Downtown Shuffle

“Musical Chairs” on Edgefield’s Main Street & Square • Mercy Me! Moving • 10 Governor’s Cafe Closing • Chef Bob Moving • Flower Shop on the Square • SPCA to Close Mercy Me!, Ten Governors, Flower Shop Word has been circulating the square and Main Street that some shops are “closing” while others are moving, […]

Huddle House to Reopen

Huddle House to Reopen

 – By Tiffani Ireland – Nearly a year after its sudden close, The Advertiser has confirmed the local Huddle House will be reopening in the very near future.  A public relations official for Huddle House told The Advertiser, Tuesday, Aug. 27, that while there is not “a concrete opening date right now,” the company hopes […]

Update on the Heritage Jubilee Festival

Update on the Heritage Jubilee Festival

  September 27 & 28 •Whitney Ellis will have tours of The Discovery Center on festival day –11:00am-1:00pm-3:00pm. •NWTF will have their museum open for free tours, also with shuttle rides. •Miles D. Mealing a native of Edgefield County now lives in Charlotte,N.C., will perform in the afternoon. He received the 2013 Rhythm of Gospel Award. […]

Thieves Steal Car Port

Thieves Steal Car Port

Not only will thieves steal your golf cart and vehicle, but apparently now they will steal the shed you put it under, too. According to a report filed by the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office, Saturday, August 24, a 24×21 car port was stolen from a residence on Hwy 25 North.  The incident report states the […]

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