“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 […]

Edgefield Plumber Saves Family Dog From Drowning

Edgefield Plumber Saves Family Dog From Drowning

For Sherry Northgard, a call to the local Mr. Rooter® Plumbing company not only solved her plumbing issue, but saved her beloved four-legged friend, Dawnie. “While I was diagnosing Mrs. Northgard’s plumbing issue, I could tell that she was distracted and a little upset,” stated Doug Baker, the plumbing technician sent to her house. The […]

Council Chairman Kicks Off Library Fundraising Project

Council Chairman Kicks Off Library Fundraising Project

Edgefield County Council Chairman Dean Campbell is kicking off this year’s Chairman’s Community Project to bring more books and supplies to the three Edgefield County libraries. And you can help. Libraries are an integral part of every community, Campbell said, adding that in today’s electronically-connected world, libraries still play a key role for young and […]

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