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First Confirmed Case of West Nile Disease In Edgefield County

First Confirmed Case of West Nile Disease In Edgefield County

By Tiffani Ireland – A resident of Edgefield has been diagnosed with this year’s first confirmed case of West Nile Disease in the county.  The resident, a Caucasian woman in early…

New Gas Station Raided for Gambling

New Gas Station Raided for Gambling

The Advertiser was alerted Thursday, Sept. 6, to a suspected poker raid at the newly opened Greg’s Gas Plus gas station off Martintown Road in Edgefield County. Our sources have…

Vendors Can Still Sign Up for Heritage Jubilee Festival

Vendors Can Still Sign Up for Heritage Jubilee Festival

The Edgefield Heritage Jubilee, famous for its interesting vendors, delectable barbecue, giant puffy blow-up castles in a setting that represents part of Edgefield’s heritage – Oakley Park Museum and Grounds…

Happy 114th Birthday Mamie Rearden

Happy 114th Birthday Mamie Rearden

Today, The Edgefield Advertiser wishes Mamie Rearden many happy returns on the occasion of her 114th birthday. LivingSuperCentenarians.com, an organization that tracks all known persons over the age of 110-years-old,…

Edgefield County Skunk Positive for Rabies

Edgefield County Skunk Positive for Rabies

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A skunk found in the Trenton area of Edgefield County has tested positive for rabies, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported today. “Avoid wild…

Edgefield’s Tra’ves Bush Leads Navy Football Team In Ireland

Edgefield’s Tra’ves Bush Leads Navy Football Team In Ireland

Last Saturday, September, 1 2012, The University of Notre Dame and The U.S. Naval Academy football teams played in Dublin, Ireland. Edgefield’s Tra’ves Bush was on the field for Navy.…

COY and TOY and Support Staffer Announced

COY and TOY and Support Staffer Announced

Brad Covar, Patricia Woods and John Jackson The following three individuals became our celebrated professionals for the year 2012-13 at the annual dinner sponsored by the Edgefield County Chamber of…

“Fall is in the Air”

“Fall is in the Air”

The time has come to put out your Fall decor!  If you are looking for Fall mums come on by Strom Thurmond Career Center and support the FFA! Colors: Yellow,…

Merriwether Coalition Hears from Panel

School Redistricting, Growth – Big Issues. On Tuesday evening, August 28, around 30 members of the Merriwether community and leaders over the county met at the Merriwether school to join…

Local Red Cross Shelter Team Deploys to Louisiana

Local Red Cross Shelter Team Deploys to Louisiana

21 local volunteers are on the ground in the Gulf Coast helping with Red Cross relief efforts AIKEN, SC, AUGUST 30, 2012 – The American Red Cross, Columbia Region has…