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35 Years of Service and a Celebration

35 Years of Service and a Celebration

The Rev. Dr. Geo. L. Brightharp is being recognized this coming week for having served one church, his home church, Mount Canaan Baptist for 35 years as pastor.  This gave…

A Play Well Worth Seeing!

A Play Well Worth Seeing!

Bus Stop by William Inge was well done by the Edgefield County Theatre Company, as seen by a full audience on Sunday afternoon’s matinee. A bus station in the cold…

Johnston Peach Blossom Festival Accepting Applications

Johnston Peach Blossom Festival Accepting Applications

The Johnston Peach Blossom Festival is now taking applications for individuals, organizations and businesses interested in being a part of the historic 31st annual event. The Festival will be held…

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

Our Staff Photographer, Robert Norris, captured this image of Academy Branch, in Edgefield, after the recent rains. High resolution prints of this image are available for purchase from: rhn3photo.com  …

Carolina Moon Distillery Holds Ribbon Cutting

Carolina Moon Distillery Holds Ribbon Cutting

The new distillery on the square in Edgefield is now open for business. There was a formal ribbon cutting and open house Friday afternoon, January 17, 2014. See our previous reporting.…

Crime Blotter

Crime Blotter

Field at Fox Creek High School Damaged The Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office responded to Fox Creek High School late  Sunday night, Jan. 12, after receiving an anonymous phone call stating…

SC’s Teen Birth Rate Declines Nearly 50 Percent

SC’s Teen Birth Rate Declines Nearly 50 Percent

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina’s teen birth rate has reached an all-time low thanks to great progress over the past 20 years. According to the South Carolina Department of Health…

Two Johnston Sisters Die on Same Day [Updated]

Two sisters, both of Johnston, SC, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, but at different times and both of undetermined causes.  According to the Johnston Police Department and the Edgefield County Coroner’s…

State Transportation Commission’s Third District Seat Opening

State Transportation Commission’s Third District Seat Opening

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A joint legislative panel is accepting notice from residents living in South Carolina’s 3rd Congressional District who are interested in running to fill an unexpired term on…

Sen. Lindsay Graham to Host Meet and Greet In Edgefield

Sen. Lindsay Graham to Host Meet and Greet In Edgefield

Senator Lindsay Graham will be in Edgefield for a Meet and Greet on Monday, January 20.  Local residents are invited to attend. This notice was given to the press on…