Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » News (Page 60)

Suspect Identified in Robbery at Johnston’s Dollar General

Suspect Identified in Robbery at Johnston’s Dollar General

The Dollar General in Johnston was robbed by two men Friday night, Jan. 18, at approximately 9:30.  Investigator Lamaz Robinson of the Johnston Police Department told The Advertiser in an…

Commerce Looking for Photos that Define Rural South Carolina

Commerce Looking for Photos that Define Rural South Carolina

9th annual Rural Summit contest open to amateur photographers –    COLUMBIA, S.C. – January 22, 2013 – Have a photo that encapsulates rural life in the Palmetto State? Send it to…

Nominees Sought for Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

The year 2013 promises to be an exciting time for the Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce. With several events on the horizon, our current Board of Directors is looking to…

A Double Celebration

A Double Celebration

A Feast in Celebration at Macedonia –  Edgefield joined the country in what was called, by the media, “a double celebration.” Martin Luther King, Jr., was honored by many, at…

Health Related Home Care to Now Serve Edgefield

Health Related Home Care to Now Serve Edgefield

Health Related Home Care is excited to be able to provide home health services to residents of Edgefield. Michelle Garner, RN the Community Nurse Liaison, spent most of 2011 in…

Megan Sherman Crowned at the 2013 Miss Statesman Pageant

Megan Sherman Crowned at the 2013 Miss Statesman Pageant

Megan Sherman, a 17 year-old-junior at Strom Thurmond High School was chosen Miss Statesman 2013 at the Miss Statesman pageant held January 12, 2013, at Strom Thurmond High School. After…

South Carolina Ranks 42nd for Cat Ownership

South Carolina Ranks 42nd for Cat Ownership

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) recently released its U.S. Pet Ownership & Demographics Sourcebook, which revealed that South Carolina ranks 42nd for cat ownership with 27.8 percent of households owning…

Restructuring Planned for Department of Health & Environmental Control

Restructuring Planned for Department of Health & Environmental Control

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) recently announced the forthcoming restructuring of their agency.  According to Jim Beasley, Media Relations contact for DHEC, who spoke via…

Invasion of the Ladybugs!

Invasion of the Ladybugs!

By Tiffani Ireland – Many of you may be experiencing the same problem my family and I am currently enduring; unwanted house guests.  No, I do not mean those relatives that…

Flu Outbreak Prompts Reminder From Senior Care Experts

Flu Outbreak Prompts Reminder From Senior Care Experts

This flu season is shaping up to be one of the worst in decades – with the Centers for Disease Control already reporting widespread outbreaks in many states. While anyone…