What the Bible Says About Leaders

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 talks about leaders—their choices, character, and example, the unwise leaders who bring down a nation. […]

A Modest Proposal

A Modest Proposal

By Blaney Pridgen 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 don’t remember our nation being so polarized since the era of the Vietnam War in the late […]

Letter to the 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.  Jody Rowland for Sheriff of Edgefield County  By way of introduction, I am a retired Assistant Director with State Law Enforcement […]

Letter to the Editor

Northside in an Uproar 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.   As a resident of Ouzts Road, I find the fact that a 1000- acre-plus solar farm is in […]

Boo

Boo

By Blaney Pridgen 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.  We are coming up on Halloween, October 31st.  It’s always good to remember the origin of that childish […]

Differing Viewpoints

Differing Viewpoints

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. “Where you stand depends on where you sit.” That bit of political analysis is a conventional explanation as to why […]

Letter to the 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. Confections Now & Pizza to Come When asked “What businesses would you like to see on the Edgefield Town square?”, the number […]

Prayers for the Election Season

Prayers for the Election Season

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.  The Episcopal Church, as is the case for Anglican churches worldwide, uses a version of The Book of Common […]

Prayer and Unity, Again

From Advertiser Files of 2007 By Sigrid Hanson  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.  Last week, I heard some details of an unusual pool tournament awards banquet. […]

Science, it’s about time

Science, it’s about time

By Blaney Pridgen 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.  There is a lot of talk going around these days about science.  Science, as we usually refer to it, […]