Blue Birds: Conservation Project

Blue Birds: Conservation Project

This weekend, March 4-6, approximately 100 boy scouts and their families will be doing conservation projects on the Outdoor Education Center at the National Wild Turkey Federation. The South Carolina Bluebird Society and the South Carolina DNR are donating 50 cypress bluebird boxes complete with predator baffles and poles to improve nesting habitat at the 700-acre […]

Newest Proposed Changes to SC Deer Law

The Advertiser recently spoke to SC Representative Bill Hixon for an exclusive interview regarding the latest proposed changes to the deer hunting laws in South Carolina.  The changes stem from the House’s inability to agree with the bill the Senate passed last year and also from disagreements within the House’s Wildlife Sub-Committee.  As a result, […]

Patriot Middle School Boys Win Region Title

Patriot Middle School Boys Win Region Title

Wardlaw’s Middle School boys defeated Northside by one point last Saturday to take the SCISA Region Championship.  Reid Gossett and Evan Anderson were selected for the All Tournament Middle School Boys Team.

Basketball Playoffs Underway for Area Teams

Director of Athletics, Kathy James, advised The Advertiser that Wardlaw Academy’s state tournament game schedule will not be released until late Tuesday evening February 16, 2016.  The Lady Patriots finished #4 in the region with a 7-14 overall record and the boys finished #3 in the region with a 17-7 overall record. The #2 seeded Lady Rebels […]

Strom Thurmond CTC Sporting Clays Team Finishes State Skeet and Trap Tournament with 1st and 2nd Place Honors

Strom Thurmond CTC Sporting Clays Team Finishes State Skeet and Trap Tournament with 1st and 2nd Place Honors

The Strom Thurmond CTC (Career and Technology) Sporting Clays Team overcame cold temperatures and gusty winds on Friday February 12th and Saturday February 13th at the Palmetto Shooting Complex in Edgefield to win the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Youth Trap and Skeet Championship in the Intermediate Trap, Intermediate Skeet, and High School Ladies […]