Bustin’ Clays for United Way

Bustin’ Clays for United Way

  Rep. Bill Clyburn and Aiken County Sheriff Michael Hunt at last year’s inaugural Bustin’ Clays for United Way tournament.     A fun event is planned for Saturday, July 28 at the National Wild Turkey Federation Palmetto Shooting Complex with proceeds going to the United Way of Edgefield County.  Presented by Aiken Electric Cooperative, […]

Letter to Citizens of Edgefield

Letter to Citizens of Edgefield

Picture from Explore Edgefield From the Mayor Dear Edgefield, Pardon our progress!! After several years of dreaming and planning, we are finally ready to begin construction on the Downtown Improvement Plan. Construction will start the week of July 23rd.  It is going to be a challenging 8 to 12 weeks for all of us but especially […]

No Swim Advisory Issued for Thurmond Lake

No Swim Advisory Issued for Thurmond Lake

UPDATE: No Swim Advisory Lifted The SC Department of Health and Environmental Control lifted the no-swim advisory, July 20 that had been put in place at parts of Lake Thurmond.  The no-swim advisory had been issued Tuesday, July 17, after a broken pipe under a bridge near Lake Thurmond at Highway 378 and the Little […]

SC DAR Members Journey to Washington

SC DAR Members Journey to Washington

Members of the DAR from South Carolina traveled to Washington for the Continental Congress. By Karyn Bland The bus pulled off early on Monday June 18th, with members of the South Carolina Daughters of the American Revolution onboard and eager for a memorable journey to the Nation’s Capital, Washington, D.C., for an annual event, known […]

SCDOT Advisory: Edgefield County

SCDOT Advisory: Edgefield County

SCDOT and Satterfield Construction Company are working on the US 25 Widening Project in Edgefield County. Weather permitting, S-19-37 (Bettis Academy Road) will be closed on Monday, July 23, 2018, and will remain closed until approximately August 22, 2018. As always, SCDOT and Satterfield Construction Company will make every effort to complete the work necessary […]

Dr. Mullins Joins Local Dental Practice

Dr. Mullins Joins Local Dental Practice

Dr. Christina Mullins   Dr. Ransom Bryan, DMD, is pleased to have Dr. Christina Covar Mullins, DMD, join his practice. Dr. Mullins graduated from the James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina. Born and raised in Edgefield, she was a graduate of Strom Thurmond High School and the […]

Named Director, Edgefield Mental Health Clinic

Named Director, Edgefield Mental Health Clinic

Mrs. Gail Smith   Mrs. Gail B. Smith is the daughter of the late John B. Butler and Ethel B. Butler of Trenton, SC.  She is married to Mr. Wilson Smith, Jr., and they have 2 wonderful children, Jabril and Amaryn. Mrs. Smith has been with the Beckman Center for 25 years.  She began her […]

Around the Square

Around the Square

And Down Main Street   Jalisha Michelle Adams, Edgefield County Public Library Manager, started out as a Page there in May of 2009 and became the branch manager in April of 2015. “The library is where I came when I was a little girl, it’s where I learned the joy of reading, so it’s a […]

  Around the Square

   Around the Square

And Down Main Street Preston Cox is photographed next to those great hydrangeas that he calls “hybrids.” (They grow as topiaries; and their color was originally pink and blue!) They decorate the entrance to Nonna’s Italian Restaurant on Main Street where Preston is General Manager, since July 5, 2017 – an anniversary this week!  You […]

Davis Wash, One of Top TEN in Miss SC Teen

Davis Wash, One of Top TEN in Miss SC Teen

Davis with her princesses, left is Collins Rosier and right is Olyvia Forrest.   Davis Wash of Edgefield scored well in the Miss South Carolina Teen 2018 contest that paralleled the Miss South Carolina pageant this past week in Columbia at Township Auditorium. She ended up in the top ten contestants to bring pride to […]

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