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Domestic Dispute Ends in Death in Johnston [Updated]

A domestic dispute between a man and his common-law wife ended in the man’s death, Friday, Apr. 26.  According to Johnston Police Chief Chris Aston, who spoke with The Advertiser…

Great Sponsors Support the Johnston Peach Blossom Festival

Great Sponsors Support the Johnston Peach Blossom Festival

Festivals are fun for everyone, but great sponsors make it possible. The sponsors of the Johnston, S.C., Peach Blossom Festival, which will be held May 4, 2013, make it possible…

Miss South Carolina at The Masters

Miss South Carolina at The Masters

Ali Rogers, Miss South Carolina 2012 and Miss America First Runner Up 2013, attended The Masters on Sunday with Michelle and David Satcher of Jim Satcher Motors in Johnston, S.C.…

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…

Local Barber Shop Quartet Brings Rockwell’s Painting to Life

Local Barber Shop Quartet Brings Rockwell’s Painting to Life

Norman Rockwell’s Painting “Sharp Harmony” took on a new image a few days ago at Peachtree Styles, 311 Calhoun St., Johnston, S. C.  Tim Kerby and his daughter English, who…

Applications Sought for Johnston Mural Addition

Applications Sought for Johnston Mural Addition

Past Honorees Remembered –  By Tiffani Ireland – The Town of Johnston is currently seeking applications for another addition to the Cotton Exchange Mural. To be considered, honorees must be deceased,…

Suspect Identified in Robbery at Johnston’s Dollar General

Suspect Identified in Robbery at Johnston’s Dollar General

The Dollar General in Johnston was robbed by two men Friday night, Jan. 18, at approximately 9:30.  Investigator Lamaz Robinson of the Johnston Police Department told The Advertiser in an…

Johnston Town Council

Johnston Town Council

Mayor Andy Livingston introduced the Peach Exchange Committee:  The members are Mrs. Artie Emanuel, Mrs. Darlene Smith, Mr. John Edwards, Mrs. Kaye Campbell, Mrs. Annette Holloway, Mr. Willie Campbell and…

Clemson Awards 1,200 degrees; Honors Astronaut Charles Duke Jr.

Clemson Awards 1,200 degrees; Honors Astronaut Charles Duke Jr.

Charles Moss Duke Jr. attended elementary school in Johnston, S.C., where he lived with his mother, Willie Waters Duke, while his father, Charles Duke Sr., was in World War II.…

Johnston’s Final Farmers Market of Year a Great Success

Johnston’s Final Farmers Market of Year a Great Success

The town of Johnston saw “bumper to bumper” traffic at what Donna Livingston of the Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce called the “last hoorah” of the year for the town’s…