Biologists tracking cobia with satellite tags

Biologists tracking cobia with satellite tags

After being satellite tagged, a cobra is returned to the water (Photo: Eric Reyier/Kennedy Space Center Ecological Program) CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (April 25, 2019) — New research led by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) aims to better determine where and when cobia migrate across southeastern coastal waters, and biologists are asking for the […]

Heritage Trail Pottery Tour

Heritage Trail Pottery Tour

The Annual Heritage Trail Pottery Tour is set for May 4 and 5.  On Saturday, May 4, the hours are from 10:00 to 5:00, when the listed pottery studios will be open for tour guests and for sales of their products. On Sunday, May 5, the ours are noon to 5 p.m. The Groundhog Kiln […]

Burton Center Staff Honored

Burton Center Staff Honored

Pictured from L to R:  1strow:  Aquita Plair, Kathleen Jones, Jessica Moore, Demetrie Fuller, Tracy Coleman, Doris Watt  2ndrow:  Melony Williams  3rdrow:  Joel Smart, Carolyn Williamson, Wanda Spence, Deloris Adams, Austin Gambrell, Betty Williams  4thRow:  Deborah Aiken, Chanta Williams, Carol Turner, Betty Keller  5thRow:  Sheila Padget, Teresa Syrkett, Jerred Carnell, Doris Cannady  6th Row:  Sonja Cummings, […]

Tom Poland to Speak at EPA Meeting

Tom Poland to Speak at EPA Meeting

Edgefield Preservation Association 104 Courthouse Square Edgefield, SC  29824 803-637-4010 EdgefieldSCPreservation@gmail.com       The public is cordially invited to the Edgefield Preservation Association (EPA) meeting on Sunday, April 28th, at 3:00 p. m., in the Lynch Building Annex of the Tompkins Library, 104 Courthouse Square, Edgefield. The guest speaker will beTom Poland, who is the author […]

Johnston Community Concerts May 3

Johnston Community Concerts May 3

Edgefield County Acoustic – Guitar Pull: Edgefield County Acoustic was formed by local citizens who love listening, playing, and writing acoustic music.   Johnston Development Corporation 802 Ouzts Street Johnston, South Carolina 29832 (803) 275-3635   Growing and Promoting the Johnston Area   To Feature Edgefield County Acoustic   The Johnston Development Corporation (JDC) is […]

Edgefield Veterans Memorial Park

Edgefield Veterans Memorial Park

Do you remember your grandfather’s account of “The War to End All Wars”?  More than 60 years ago we would sit around him in his rocking chair on the porch over on Butler Street and hear the stories of a far off place he called France.   Some years later I read of the mustard gas […]

Community Sunrise Service

Community Sunrise Service

A tradition that is being carried on for the community is the Sunrise Service at Slade Lake on Sunday morning, April 21, Easter morning.  The time is 7:00 a.m. Churches providing for the program are Edgefield United Methodist, Edgefield First Baptist, and Trinity Community Church. On the program will be Rev. Judson King of EUM […]

Fatal Fiery Crash on Hwy 23 West

Fatal Fiery Crash on Hwy 23 West

A 2008 Freightliner truck pulling a trailer was involved in a fatal fiery crash on Hwy 23 West near Flat Rock Road in Edgefield, Tuesday, April 16. According to the SC Highway Patrol, the truck was traveling north on Hwy 23 around 7:00 in the evening when the driver went off the right side of the […]

Southern Belle Cuts the Ribbon for Grand Opening    

Southern Belle Cuts the Ribbon for Grand Opening    

Courtney Dorn cuts the ribbon for her new family-friendly salon. Southern Belle Styles and Boutique celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, April 13. The event included an open house, a ribbon-cutting ceremony and refreshments. Southern Belle is located at 139 Faulkner Mountain Road, next to Hickory Hill Farm. Owner and lead stylist Courtney Dorn is […]