Metal Scappers Arrested

Metal Scappers Arrested

While on routine patrol Monday, Aug. 1, an Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office deputy observed a truck with metal in its bed parked on the side of the road on Hwy 25 South.  An ECSO report on the incident details that the deputy also observed two males walking around a nearby abandoned old store.  When asked […]

Multiple Thefts on Naussa Pass

Multiple Thefts on Naussa Pass

Multiple thefts were reported on Naussa Pass in North Augusta (Edgefield County) last week.  According to reports filed with the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office, the first theft was discovered Thursday morning, Aug. 4, when an employee with Action Landscaping Inc. arrived at the subdivision to find a work truck missing.  That employee stated that his […]

Tim the Tool Turkey Is Injured

Tim the Tool Turkey Is Injured

We are sad to say that Tim the Tool Turkey was injured in a minor car accident. It appears that someone may have accidentally backed into him. We’ll keep you posted on his condition, we are hopeful that he’ll make a full recovery. Sincerely, Lorrie Miller Crouch ACE Hardware

From the Mayor’s Desk – Shag Shoes

From the Mayor’s Desk – Shag Shoes

Dear Edgefield! Find your Shag Shoes and come to the Town Square Saturday for a night of Summer Time Fun, sponsored by Edgefield Community Development Association!  I would like to personally invite everyone to our Beach Blast this Saturday, August 13th.  The band will be Shag Attack, featuring one of Edgefield’s very own, Jimbo Durham. […]

Boaters Uniting to Help People with Special Needs

Boaters Uniting to Help People with Special Needs

The 3rd Annual “Cruisin’ for a Cause Boat Run” will be held Saturday, August 20, 2016 (rain date:  August 27) on beautiful Lake Greenwood.  The purpose of the boat run is to bring awareness of people with disabilities and special needs in Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, Lexington, McCormick and Saluda counties and funding to help […]

Cumber Center School Supply Drive

Cumber Center School Supply Drive

Help CAAP collect supplies for schools! You can help children in school by giving them the tools they need to succeed. There are many great reasons to help with this project, including: Feel great about ensuring that children start the school year with the tools they need to succeed. Help teachers by providing them with […]

Police Blotter – 3 Stories

Police Blotter – 3 Stories

Man Shoots Himself – Fights Law Enforcement in Johnston A twenty-four year old Johnston man shot himself in the neck and then proceeded to fight with law enforcement who were attempting to save his life, Thursday morning, July 14.  According to an Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office report on the incident, a relative of the suspect […]

Kill a Marked Coyote, Get a Lifetime Hunting License

Kill a Marked Coyote, Get a Lifetime Hunting License

New Predator Control Initiative – Kill a Marked Coyote, Get a Lifetime Hunting License The state of South Carolina has a new predator control initiative aimed at coyotes across the state; kill a marked coyote and get a lifetime hunting license.  The initiative, a proviso to the 2016-2017 budget, will officially start on July 1, […]

“No Annexations in the Works in Merriwether”

“No Annexations in the Works in Merriwether”

Both Edgefield and North Augusta Assure — “No Annexations in the Works in Merriwether Over 500 citizens gathered in the Family Life Center at Sweetwater Baptist Church, Tuesday night, July 12, for a special called meeting of the Edgefield County Council.  Presiding over the meeting was Council Chairman Dean Campbell.  He was joined by a panel […]

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