Here and There – 8/23/12

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.

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

Homecoming and Revival: Berea Baptist Church, Hwy. 25, Edgefield, will have Homecoming and Revival services at 11 a.m., Sunday, Aug. 26 with dinner to follow and Revival services Mon. – Wed., Aug. 27-29 at 7 p.m. Guest minister will be Rev. John Noblin from Plum Branch Baptist Church.

Ouzts Reunion: The 83rd Ouzts Family Reunion at Hickory Knob State Park, Long Cane Center, the Red Barn on August 25.  Registration at 10:00 A.M., Business Meeting at 11:30 A.M. and Lunch at 12:30 P.M.  Bring a well filled food basket and tea.  Ice, cups, plates and utilities will be provided.  Hope to see you there.

Brown Reunion: The family reunion for the descendants of Perry and Ruth Ella Brown will be Sunday, August 26, at 1 p.m. at the Corps of Engineers Recreation Area, Shelter One, in Parksville. Bring a covered dish and tea or other drink of your choice. Cups, napkins, plates, silverware, ice will be provided. Contact Joyce McDaniel Koss at 803-279-1416.

Rawl Reunion: The Phillip I. and Martha Adrian Harman Rawl Reunion will be held Sunday, Aug. 26, at S. John’s Lutheran Church parish building, 213 St. John’s Rd.(7 miles west of Lexington, off Hwy. 378).Bring a picnic lunch and sweet tea.

Merriwether Community Coalition: Merriwether Community Coalition meeting will be held Tues., Aug. 28, at 6:30 p.m. at the Merriwether Elementary School cafeteria. There will be a panel discussion. For more info call 803-279-4138 or e-mail

Republican Party Meeting: The Edgefield County GOP will be conducting a quarterly meeting on August 28, at 7pm at the Edgefield County Council Chambers in Edgefield.  We invite all to attend and hear about the latest for the GOP in Edgefield County.  For more info please visit:

Public Meeting: GLEAMNS Human Resources Commission will hold a public county meeting, Tues., August 28 at 5:30 p.m. at the Edgefield Head Start Center, 141 S.E.Diggs Road, Trenton, S.C. to elect a representative to serve on GLEAMNS Board of Commissioners. For more info call 864-223-8434 ext. 8801.

Free Workshops: Free workshops at the SC Works/Edgefield Center, Rm. 306, 400 Church St., Edgefield, Tuesday, August 28, 10:00 AM, Networkers Group Meeting – topic – “Roundtable Discussion” Join us and share information on job interviewing and job searches; 1:30 PM “Job Search 2012” Examine the differences between today’s and yesterday’s job search techniques; 3:00 PM “Resume Clinic/WIN Lab” Bring a copy of your resume for analysis or bring the information to create a resume.  For further information telephone (803) 637-4029.

Brotherhood Program:The Brotherhood of the Pleasant Lane Missionary Baptist will have it’s 2nd annual Brotherhood program Saturday, September 8, at 4:00 in the afternoon. The public is invited.

Church Anniversary: Mount Canaan Baptist Church(2451 Edgefield Road, Trenton) will commemorate its one hundred forty fourth year of existence through special praise and worship service on Sunday morning, September 9,  at 10 a.m. Rev. Daniel L. Johnston will be the guest speaker. The pastor, Rev. George L. Brightharp, and congregants invite you to be a part of this service. Please come!