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Council Gives 2013-2014 Budget First Reading

Council Gives 2013-2014 Budget First Reading

Amends 2012-2013 Budget By Tiffani Ireland – The Edgefield County Council gave unanimous approval to the 2013-2014 budget after its first reading at their regularly scheduled monthly meeting, Tuesday, Apr.…

Crime Wrap Up

Crime Wrap Up

Three crime related stories from the area. By Advertiser Staff – Man Sought for Indecent Exposure A case of indecent exposure has Edgefield County law enforcement as well as North…

Possibility of Payment for Graduation Announced at STHS

Offer Not Affiliated with School District –  By Tiffani Ireland – Recently, an announcement at Strom Thurmond High School has generated a lot of interest from parents and students alike…

In the Print Edition This Week

In the Print Edition This Week

A trip down Woodlawn Road in a “Ramble” by Owen Clark, Johnston writer and historian, is a feature of the April 3 print edition of The Edgefield Advertiser. In answer…

The New Hospital CEO Warmly Welcomed

The New Hospital CEO Warmly Welcomed

The new CEO at the Edgefield County Hospital was given a great “start-up”’ (like send-off) as he began his first full week of work. Brandon Clary was honored with a…

News from Merriwether

A Wal-Mart Super Center Coming to Hwy 25 Not In-County, But Pretty Close –  An announcement came last week that a Wal-Mart Super Center will soon be locating to Hwy…

Two Pieces of Gun Legislation in S.C. Senate

Two Pieces of Gun Legislation in S.C. Senate

Could Impact Carriers of Concealed Weapons Permits –  By Tiffani Ireland – Two pieces of legislation currently making their way through the South Carolina Senate could have a major impact…

Strom Thurmond FFA Teams Finish Strong in State Finals

Strom Thurmond FFA Teams Finish Strong in State Finals

The Strom Thurmond Career Center FFA Agronomy Team and Tool Identification Teams finished strong in their respective State Career Development Events (CDE) held at Piedmont Technical College in Greenwood on…

State Superintendent to visit Edgefield County School District

State Superintendent to visit Edgefield County School District

State Superintendent of Education Dr. Mick Zais will visit schools in Edgefield School District on Monday, April 1. Dr. Zais will visit Merriwether Middle, W.E. Parker Elementary, Johnston Elementary, and Strom…

DHEC to Issue Ground-Level Ozone Forecasts

DHEC to Issue Ground-Level Ozone Forecasts

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control will begin issuing daily forecasts for ground-level ozone starting March 31, the agency announced yesterday. “During the warmer months,…