Thomas Drayton Pugh

W. Thurmond Burnett                                                                    David T. Burnett Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home PO Box 389 – 801 Columbia Rd. Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 Phone: 803-637-6536 Email: david@edgefieldmercantile.com Thomas Drayton Pugh, 49, […]

States and Their State

States and Their State

By Blaney Pridgen By Sigrid Fowler All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser. Betsy and I have just returned from a long car trip out west.  Along the […]

Help Arrives

By Sigrid Fowler All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser. ​The psalms of David can be read as a catalog of troubles, a list of hardships and many kinds of intense suffering. […]

Letter to the Editor

Beating a dead horse with taxpayer dollars All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser. Why does Edgefield county keep beating a dead horse with taxpayer money? The citizens […]

Study confirms link between positive youth development and nature:

Study confirms link between positive youth development and nature:

June 7, 2021 There has been no shortage of experts or studies over the last year encouraging people to get outside for the good of their health, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Research shows that outdoor experiences can improve a person’s mood, physical health and overall sense of wellbeing at any age. But […]

Sarah Planer Johnston, S.C.

Sarah Planer Johnston, S.C.

W. Thurmond Burnett                                                                    David T. Burnett Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home PO Box 389 – 801 Columbia Rd. Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 Phone: 803-637-6536 Email: david@edgefieldmercantile.com Sarah Noah Planer was […]

S. Meagan Bishop Guy

W. Thurmond Burnett                                                                    David T. Burnett Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home PO Box 389 – 801 Columbia Rd. Edgefield, South Carolina 29824 Phone: 803-637-6536 Email: david@edgefieldmercantile.com S. Meagan Bishop Guy, […]

Late on bills? Residents encouraged to apply for rental, utility help through SC Stay Plus

Late on bills? Residents encouraged to apply for rental, utility help through SC Stay Plus

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 5, 2021) – Residents in 39 South Carolina counties who are behind on rent and utility payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic are encouraged to apply for help through a new federally funded program from SC Housing. Those who qualify for the $272 million SC Stay Plus program may receive up to 12 months of assistance for rent and utility payments dating back to March 2020. Applicants may also qualify […]

Mothers and Prophets Who Prayed

By Sigrid Fowler All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser. ​The Bible describes some notable mothers who asked God or one of God’s servants for help. Sometimes the answers came after a long wait, sometimes they were immediate. It’s not always possible to study […]

A Day in June

All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser. By Robert Scott A fellow columnist for The Edgefield Advertiser has stated she cannot stand to focus on the day’s news for over 15 […]

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