Heritage Trail Pottery Tour

Heritage Trail Pottery Tour

The Annual Heritage Trail Pottery Tour is set for May 4 and 5.  On Saturday, May 4, the hours are from 10:00 to 5:00, when the listed pottery studios will be open for tour guests and for sales of their products. On Sunday, May 5, the ours are noon to 5 p.m. The Groundhog Kiln […]

Burton Center Staff Honored

Burton Center Staff Honored

Pictured from L to R:  1strow:  Aquita Plair, Kathleen Jones, Jessica Moore, Demetrie Fuller, Tracy Coleman, Doris Watt  2ndrow:  Melony Williams  3rdrow:  Joel Smart, Carolyn Williamson, Wanda Spence, Deloris Adams, Austin Gambrell, Betty Williams  4thRow:  Deborah Aiken, Chanta Williams, Carol Turner, Betty Keller  5thRow:  Sheila Padget, Teresa Syrkett, Jerred Carnell, Doris Cannady  6th Row:  Sonja Cummings, […]

Tom Poland to Speak at EPA Meeting

Tom Poland to Speak at EPA Meeting

Edgefield Preservation Association 104 Courthouse Square Edgefield, SC  29824 803-637-4010 EdgefieldSCPreservation@gmail.com       The public is cordially invited to the Edgefield Preservation Association (EPA) meeting on Sunday, April 28th, at 3:00 p. m., in the Lynch Building Annex of the Tompkins Library, 104 Courthouse Square, Edgefield. The guest speaker will beTom Poland, who is the author […]

Johnston Community Concerts May 3

Johnston Community Concerts May 3

Edgefield County Acoustic – Guitar Pull: Edgefield County Acoustic was formed by local citizens who love listening, playing, and writing acoustic music.   Johnston Development Corporation 802 Ouzts Street Johnston, South Carolina 29832 (803) 275-3635   Growing and Promoting the Johnston Area   To Feature Edgefield County Acoustic   The Johnston Development Corporation (JDC) is […]

Edgefield Veterans Memorial Park

Edgefield Veterans Memorial Park

Do you remember your grandfather’s account of “The War to End All Wars”?  More than 60 years ago we would sit around him in his rocking chair on the porch over on Butler Street and hear the stories of a far off place he called France.   Some years later I read of the mustard gas […]

Community Sunrise Service

Community Sunrise Service

A tradition that is being carried on for the community is the Sunrise Service at Slade Lake on Sunday morning, April 21, Easter morning.  The time is 7:00 a.m. Churches providing for the program are Edgefield United Methodist, Edgefield First Baptist, and Trinity Community Church. On the program will be Rev. Judson King of EUM […]

Fatal Fiery Crash on Hwy 23 West

Fatal Fiery Crash on Hwy 23 West

A 2008 Freightliner truck pulling a trailer was involved in a fatal fiery crash on Hwy 23 West near Flat Rock Road in Edgefield, Tuesday, April 16. According to the SC Highway Patrol, the truck was traveling north on Hwy 23 around 7:00 in the evening when the driver went off the right side of the […]

Southern Belle Cuts the Ribbon for Grand Opening    

Southern Belle Cuts the Ribbon for Grand Opening    

Courtney Dorn cuts the ribbon for her new family-friendly salon. Southern Belle Styles and Boutique celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, April 13. The event included an open house, a ribbon-cutting ceremony and refreshments. Southern Belle is located at 139 Faulkner Mountain Road, next to Hickory Hill Farm. Owner and lead stylist Courtney Dorn is […]

Concert in the Park in Johnston

Concert in the Park in Johnston

The Concert in the Park in Johnston on Friday night, April 5, saw a gathering of over 60 people, in spite of the threat of rain.  “The sun came out just in time,” and the Rude Dudes band serenaded the audience.

Citadel Summerall Guards, 2020 & 1974

Citadel Summerall Guards, 2020 & 1974

Congratulations to Ed Williams! He is a member of the 2020 Summerall Guards. He is pictures with Dr. Randy Brian who was the first sergeant of the 1974 Summerall Guards.