ECSD Forum increases educator engagement & contributes to record retention rates

ECSD Forum increases educator engagement & contributes to record retention rates

            ecsdpio@edgefieldcountyschools.org Lexington 3 and ECSD tie at 90.3% Johnston, SC – Since launching in October 2019, the Edgefield County School District (ECSD) Teacher Forum has provided new communication opportunities for school and district employees, increased teacher engagement and led to educator-initiated policy changes. Its work correlates with the highest teacher retention […]

We are in it to Win it!

We are in it to Win it!

According to SCDHEC’s Statewide Immunization Online Network (SIMON), 49% of eligible Saluda County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, in comparison to 76% nationally.  In an effort to support local school districts, encourage vaccinations and provide information and resources to Saluda County residents, the South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE) has […]

Looking Back at Memorial Day in Edgefield

Looking Back at Memorial Day in Edgefield

By Winston Boddie Veterans from Edgefield, Johnston, Trenton, and McCormick assembled on Memorial Day, May 30, 2022, at the Edgefield Veterans’ Memorial Park to remember Edgefield County’s fallen heroes. Master of Ceremony Winston Boddie welcomed the large crowd of gatherers who stood watch as Jerome Childs and Tommy Tripp placed a wreath at the base of the American flag. As part of the program, Evangelist […]

Edgefield County Water and Sewer Authority

Edgefield County Water and Sewer Authority

P.O. Box 416 Edgefield, SC 29824 Phone:  803-637-3011  Phone: 803-279-1503 Fax:  803-637-4017 ​ ​ REPEAL OF THE BOIL WATER ADVISORY TO THE CUSTOMERS  OF Edgefield County Water & Sewer Authority EFFECTIVE June 2, 2022 The Edgefield County Water and Sewer Authority advises their customers located in Mt Vintage Subdivision that they no longer need to boil their water prior to drinking […]

Edgefield County Water and Sewer Authority

Edgefield County Water and Sewer Authority

P.O. Box 416 Edgefield, SC 29824 Phone:  803-637-3011  Phone: 803-279-1503 Fax:  803-637-4017 ​ ​ BOIL WATER ADVISORY TO THE CUSTOMERS  OF Edgefield County Water & Sewer Authority EFFECTIVE June 1, 2022 The Edgefield County Water and Sewer Authority advises their customers located in Mt. Vintage Subdivision toVigorously boil their water for at least one (1) full minute before drinking or cooking until otherwise […]

The Andersons to be Celebrated

The Andersons to be Celebrated

In recognition of Johnny and Linda Anderson’scontributions to Edgefield County, citizens are organizing an appreciation event on June 5 at 3 p.m. at the Edgefield County Airport on 24 Girl Scout Camp Road, Trenton, SC. The public is invited; light refreshments will be served. About Johnny Anderson By Robert Broadwell In 1994 Johnny Anderson and Mike […]

BPLA Celebrates First Finishing Class

BPLA Celebrates First Finishing Class

First Finishing Class of Bettis Preparatory Leadership Academy (in no particular order): Takia Glover, LaQuashiaGraham, Serenity Hilton, Madison Marrero, Jordan McKie, Joshua McKie, Jada Moore, K’Mya Moore, Davin Parks, Kendrick Pough, D’Onna Satterwhite, and Maria Sims.   ​Bettis Preparatory Leadership Academy celebrated its first finishing class Thursday evening, May 26, 2022, at the Nicholson Building, part of the historic Bettis Academy campus in Trenton, […]

Marker Commemorating Washington’s

Marker Commemorating Washington’s

Monument as seen in new site, in front of the Pine House. 1791 Visit to Pine House, Trenton Given new Place for Easier Access A marker commemorating the visit of President George Washington to Edgefield County in 1791 has been moved to a new spot directly in front of the Pine House where visitors can have easier […]

Rep. Bill Hixon Elected Chairman of House Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Environmental Affairs Committee

Rep. Bill Hixon Elected Chairman of House Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Environmental Affairs Committee

​Representative Bill Hixon was elected as Chairman of the SC House Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Environmental Affairs Committee, May 12, 2022.  This committee is a standing committee, and as chairman, Hixon is allowed to work directly with the Speaker of the House on matters of concern.  Hixon had previously served as this committee’s Vice-Chairman before […]

Annual Memorial Day Program

Annual Memorial Day Program

Edgefield County Fallen Heroes The Edgefield County Veterans’ Affairs office, in partnership with Edgefield VFW Post 6932, Johnston American Legion Posts 154 and 222, and Edgefield American Legion Post 30 will host our annual Memorial Day Program.   Everyone is invited to the Memorial Day Program at the Edgefield Veterans’ Memorial Park, which is located directly […]

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