W.A. Robinson- Johnston, SC

W.A. Robinson- Johnston, SC

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 William Arthur Robinson, 89, […]

Linda Randolph- Modoc, SC

Mrs. Linda Hearn Randolph went to be with her Heavenly Father on March 7, 2021, at Augusta University. Linda was the beloved wife of 53 years to Billy Ray Randolph and a devoted mother to Keith Randolph and Kellie Kepner.  Linda is preceded in death by Her parents John J. and Estelle Hearn, her brother Ronald Hearn […]

SCDNR asks South Carolinians to remove bird feeders until early spring

SCDNR asks South Carolinians to remove bird feeders until early spring

Lucas Boby (Cornell Lab) COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 8, 2021) — The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) is asking for South Carolina residents to take down their bird feeders until early spring after an increase in mortality reports for Pine Siskins, and other species. While Pine Siskins are more susceptible than other species to getting sick from […]

Roy Everette Kirkland, Sr. – Johnston, SC

Roy Everette Kirkland, Sr. – Johnston, SC

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 Roy Everette Kirkland, Sr. entered […]

Travis Rushton- Johnston, SC

Travis Rushton- Johnston, SC

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 Travis Rushton, age 31, […]

Dear Editor:

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. I think that the general public does not know all the things the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary is involved in for […]

Dear Editor:

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. Our county government’s goal is to urbanize our rural lands. Their vision is not our vision. With cyber security on the way, our […]

from blog post–How to Start?

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.             How to start a blog? This is how I start: I just start. It’s that easy. Think about […]

Dancing with the Daffodils

Dancing with the Daffodils

By Robert Scott 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. Singing in the Church Choir is one of the joys of my life, but like so many joys […]

Johnston’s Newest Advocate Shares Plans

Johnston’s Newest Advocate Shares Plans

Marilyn Bloodworth sporting one of her Peach Dolls, her gift to Johnston, South Carolina. By Arthur Northrop Marilyn Bloodworth has come home to Johnston, South Carolina to stay. “We’re here for the long haul,” declared Bloodworth. Bloodworth left Johnston as a child and spent her early years in Harlem, the Bronx, Brookland, and Connecticut.  Bloodworth […]