Greenjackets Host Edgefield County Community Night

Greenjackets Host Edgefield County Community Night

Edgefield County Community Night at the Augusta Greenjackets game saw a crowd of 97 participants (players, coaches and parents).  Before the game a parade of Edgefield County Recreation teams and coaches took a lap around the field and back through the stands. The teams then took off for autographs and pictures with the Greenjackets ball […]

School District Names ’12–’13 Teachers and Support Staffers of the Year

School District Names ’12–’13 Teachers and Support Staffers of the Year

Every year each school in the Edgefield County School District selects a “Teacher of the Year” as well as a “Support Staff Person of the Year”. The selections have been made for this year and their pictures appear below. The winners are as follows: Teachers of the Year, Merriwether Elementary, Michele Wilson; Johnston Elementary, Angela […]

Relay for Life 2013

Relay for Life 2013

The rains came but Relay For Life, in its 11th year of raising funds in this county to fight cancer, was not dampened.  They moved inside to the gymnasium. Some of the booths remained on the front of Strom Thurmond High School, such as the jump castles. This was on Saturday, April 27. All in […]

School Art Show at Purple Fence

School Art Show at Purple Fence

Invitation for Show and Reception –  The art students of Strom Thurmond High School, under the direction of Beth Clark,are having an art show and reception at “the Purple Fence” in Edgefield on Wed., April 24, at 2:30, which is an early release day for students. Numerous students have received awards this year and more […]

Edgefield Shamrock Run/Walk Gallery – 2013

Edgefield Shamrock Run/Walk Gallery – 2013

Beautiful weather was enjoyed by the runners, walkers, and spectators on the square for this year’s Shamrock Run. The event was held in memory of Doctors Ned Nicholson and Curly Watson with proceeds going to benefit the Edgefield County Hospital Auxiliary. Click on a thumbnail image below to enlarge, then you can scroll through the […]

Edgefield Christmas Parade

Edgefield Christmas Parade

A few photos from the Edgefield Christmas Parade, held Sunday, December 2, 2012. And the Winners Were. . . Cross Country Float won the People’s Choice Award in Sunday’s parade. The Best Original Float went to Red Hill Hound Hunt Club; Best Group Entry went to the  Baptist Association Men’s Ministry; The Best Single went […]

Johnston Holiday Farmer’s & Artist’s Market

Johnston Holiday Farmer’s & Artist’s Market

Photos from the Johnston Holiday Farmer’s & Artist’s Market & Merchant’s Open House, Thursday, November 28th, 2012. Raffle basket winner was Tina Morrison ( basket consisted of items from vendors who participated at the market). Scavenger Hunt winners: Abby Davis & Tonya Friar.  They are the winners of the $100.00 Holiday Peach Bucks. Related: Johnston’s Final Farmers Market […]