Here & There – 7/19/12

Farmers’ and Artists’ Market: Johnston Farmers’ and Artists’ Market is held from 4-6 p.m. each Thursday. If interested in being a vendor call 275-4097.

Meet the Players: Thursday night, July 19, from 6-7 p.m. Meet The Players on the town square will be held for the 11 and 12 year old All-Star team which will be leaving for Florence to play in their State Tournament  on Friday, June 20.The 8 and Under team will also be recognized for their State Tournament run.

Speakers for the Youth: Brick Strong – Make Good Choices to be held Sat., July 21 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Edgefield Gym, Free Admission; Get Your Education! Get Your Diploma! Speakers: Frederick Morgan, Gregory Yarborough, and D.J.Swearinger; Guests Larry Williams, DJ Mailman and Brian East of Rip City Motorcycle Club.

Revival:The Mine Creek Missionary Baptist Church will hold their annual summer revival services on Mon., July 23-Thurs., July 26 at 7:30pm.  The guest preacher will be Rev. P. L. Griffin.

Movie Night: 5th annual Downtown Drive-In, sponsored by The Edgefield Community Development Association, Friday,July 13, Movie(Jaws) at dark.

Family Reunion Trip: Lee Family Reunion will be sponsoring a trip to Daytona Beach, Fla. On Aug. 31 – Sept. 3. Some seats available for $65. If interested you can call (803) 443-3263. Jeanette Upson

Family Reunion: The Brightharp-Brighthop-Bright Family Reunion, July 27-29.  For additional information contact Shirley Tillman at (803) 275-4316 or

Benefit: For the late infant David Malachi Houston – May 26-27, 2012,(Rev. Charles & Betsy Houston)  Chicken Stew made by Thomas Shealy or Catfish Stew made by Billy Parker $8 qt. July 28, at Beason’s cleaners, Johnston. For more info contact Dwaye Gray at 864-980-4052 or Eland Chapman at 864-980-4771. Proceeds go towards funeral expenses.

BBQ Chicken Sale: Johnston Pentecostal Holiness Church will have a BBQ Chicken Sale plate on Sat., Aug. 4, at 11 a.m. Cost is $6.50 for a ½ chicken, potato salad, cole slaw and bread.

Adult Education Registration Schedule: Schedule an appointment by calling 803-275-1788, ext. 24 or 25. Orientation and Assessments are required. Assessment dates are Aug. 6-8 from 9-10:30 a.m. and 1-2:30 p.m., Aug. 14 from 9-10:30 a.m.; Aug. 15 & 23 1-2:30 p.m.; Aug. 21 & 28 from 9-10:30 a.m. and 1-2:30 p.m. Evening appointments are also available.

Homecoming and Revival: Gilgal Baptist Church will celebrate homecoming, Sunday, Aug. 5 following the 11 a.m. worship service, led by Pastor Jerry Garvin. Dinner will be served on the ground. Rev. Eleazor Benenhaley, Pastor of Red Hill Baptist Church, will be revival speaker Mon. Aug. 6 through  Wed. Aug at 7 p.m. Come worship with us! There will be special music every night.