Fill the Big “T” – Leave Your Lasting Mark on Thurmond’s “Walk of Champions”

Fill the Big “T” – Leave Your Lasting Mark on Thurmond’s “Walk of Champions”

The Foundation for Public Schools in Edgefield County invites everyone to become a permanent part of the new stadium project at Strom Thurmond High School. Joel Jolly, Chairman of the Foundation, suggests that the citizenry “fill the big T.” The big T is placed on the ground, in its special spot, at the STHS athletic […]

400 NWTF Volunteers Attend National Leadership Conference

400 NWTF Volunteers Attend National Leadership Conference

More than 400 of the National Wild Turkey Federation’s leading volunteers from across the nation descended on the NWTF’s Wild Turkey Center to take part in the 2013 NWTF National Leadership Conference. Volunteers are the lifeblood of the NWTF and a driving force behind the $432 million the NWTF has invested in conservation and the […]

Downtown Drive-In Movie on the Edgefield Square – Friday, June 14

Downtown Drive-In Movie on the Edgefield Square – Friday, June 14

The Edgefield Community Development Association along with our special sponsor, Family Dentistry of Edgefield, invites everyone to our Downtown Drive-in movie night on the Square in historic Edgefield on Friday, June 14, 2013. Bring your family, your neighbors, and your friends and gather around the Edgefield Square for the showing of “The Tooth Fairy.” The […]

Living History Saturdays – Continue Saturday, June 8

Living History Saturdays – Continue Saturday, June 8

The next Living History Saturday in Edgefield will be held on June 8th and spectators can anticipate some real excitement! Members of the South Carolina Independent Civil War Re-enactors Association are setting up a display near the Edgefield History Wall and will demonstrate various Revolutionary War and Civil War weaponry, including a mortar.  These items […]

Community Shows Its Support for Injured Fire Fighter Wesley Spires

Community Shows Its Support for Injured Fire Fighter Wesley Spires

The Westside Volunteer Fire Department and the Merriwether Fire Department held a BBQ plate sale to benefit Wesley Spires, Saturday, June 1, at the Westside Community Center. While an exact tally of proceeds is yet available, early estimates are that the sold out event raised over $10,000 to assist Wesley with medical costs he has […]

Uncle Amos Catches Br’er Fox

Uncle Amos Catches Br’er Fox

– A Fox Appears in Town –  Art Amos of Buncombe Street, Edgefield, had been hearing something around his house at night and he decided he should catch the intruder before it got into his daughter’s (Lizzie Kornaus) chickens, next door.  He thought probably it was a raccoon and set a trap. Now, Art grew […]

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