Edgefield County Newswire (Page 4)

Edgefield County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Edgefield County, SC. (Page 4)

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  1. Leigh Northrop earns several scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Star

    ... Northrop. She also was awarded several other scholarships at the STHS Awards Program on May 11, including: Edgefield County Young Farmers $500 Scholarship, Joanne T. Rainsford $1,500 Scholarship, LIFE Scholarship $5,000 and the CSX National FFA ...

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  2. Benjamin Boatwright, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... He was a true son of the South: a lover of history, genealogy, and traditional music. Raised in rural Edgefield County, he had a deep appreciation for the land and our natural resources, which he passed on to his children. His musical endeavors took ...

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  3. Thurmond Burnett's Restored 1956 Ford Towne SedanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Most everyone in Edgefield County knows Thurmond Burnett of Edgefield Mercantile, but most do not know he has a car that he's restored? Perhaps some may have seen him drive by in one of the local parades or at The Edgefield Cruise-In where he will have it on display again, July 18. His car is a 1956 Ford Towne Sedan. He chose the car to restore because it reminded him of the car he had as a teenager while in high school.

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  4. Proposed Pipe Line Causing Controversy - Lawmakers Move to Protect Land OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    June, 30 2015 - As previously reported by The Advertiser , Palmetto Products Pipe Line, LLC, a Kinder Morgan company, plans to run a new pipe line through sections of Edgefield County as part of an expansion project by the company. The proposed pipe line would run from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Collins and Pascagoula, Mississippi, and Belton, South Carolina to markets in North Augusta, SC, Savannah, Georgia, and Jacksonville, Florida.

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  5. Edgefield County Youth Learns Leadership and Agriculture at SC Farm Bureau ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Edgefield County student Virginia Brooks Bledsoe was among fifty-three rising high school juniors and seniors met in Newberry recently to gain valuable leadership skills and a better understanding of SC agriculture at the South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation's 2015 Youth Leadership Conference. Edgefield County student Virginia Brooks Bledsoe was among fifty-three high school rising high school juniors and seniors from across South Carolina who recently participated in the South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation's 2015 Youth Leadership Conference in Newberry, SC.

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  6. David Simpkins, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Mr. David Simpkins, Sr. 87, of 14 Simpkins Road, the husband of Lillian Walker Simpkins died Saturday at his home, after failing health. He was born in Edgefield County, son of the late Pierce Sr. and Fannie Mae Bush Simpkins.

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  7. Field Day keeps local amateur radio operators busyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Star

    ... in the 82nd annual American Radio Relay League Field Day. With club member Rodney Ashcraft, who is an Edgefield County Council member, showing him how to use the equipment, Washington talked to someone on New York's Long Island. “Ham radios ...

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  8. Saving the Adams WarehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... 1919, reported that "Mr. W. W. Adams is doubling the capacity of his large warehouse near the station. Edgefield county farmers will have an abundance of storage room for their cotton next fall." Keeping this in mind, over the years we have heard ...

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  9. Local actors, residents work on filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Star

    ... Wycliffe Gordon. Timmerman, a musician and actor, has appeared in several Aiken Community Playhouse and Edgefield County Theatre Company productions, but this is his first film role. For his role as punk rocker Randy, the USC Aiken graduate has two ...

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  10. Aiken County Animal Shelter takes in 31 dogs in hoarding caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | News 12 WRDW

    ... just the reality of it," said Chadwick. The Aiken County Animal Shelter handles all animals for Aiken and Edgefield county. Despite the overcrowding though, the shelter says they have reduced their euthenization rate from 95 percent to 25 percent in ...

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  11. How the Delegations Stands on the Confederate FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    June 25, 2015 - Sen. Shane Massey's statement on the Confederate Flag, disseminated through Facebook and Twitter late Tuesday afternoon, set many to wondering how the whole delegation that represents Edgefield County, and some of the surrounding areas, were positioning themselves on the Confederate Flag that flies on the Confederate monument on the State Capitol's grounds. The three members of the delegation are: Sen. Shane Massey, Rep. Bill Hixon and Rep. Bill Clyburn.

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  12. Here and There - 6-25-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... more information contact Donna Livingston at 803-275-0010 or Anne Smith at 803-275-4097. Book Sale : The Edgefield County Public Library is holding a sale on Children's books. Prices are as marked or according to a posted fee chart. Edgefield - The ...

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  13. The Confederate FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    I've been writing OpEd columns for The Edgefield Advertiser for a little over a year now, covering many subjects generally from a more liberal viewpoint than you might find in other area newspapers. I wrote one last October about the Confederate flag and the heritage we all have here in Edgefield County.

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  14. Thomas C. (T.C.) Hammond, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... at 11 A.M. at Peace Haven Baptist Church with burial in the Church Cemetery. Mr. Hammond was a native of Edgefield County and was a member of Peace Haven Baptist Church where he was a deacon. He was a retired Superintendant with Kuhlke Construction ...

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  15. Crime BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    The Edgefield County Sheriff's Office has charged two male suspects with two counts of attempted murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime in response to an incident that happened on Hwy 191 on June 13 in which the pair allegedly shot at a vehicle carrying a man and his pregnant girlfriend. According to the ECSO, the suspects, one a 23 year old man from Edgefield and the other a 29 year old from Saluda, SC, were riding in a vehicle on Hwy 191 when they attempted to get the victims' vehicle to stop.

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  16. Council Names Roger Leduc Interim AdministratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Edgefield County Council unanimously agreed to appoint Roger LeDuc as the County's Interim Administrator at a special called meeting June 18. LeDuc will replace current administrator Lynn Strom whose resignation was announced by Council Chairwoman Genia Blackwell in a press release printed in our June 10 edition. The move occurred after a short executive session which included Strom but in which no votes were taken.

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  17. Social Worker at Peachtree MedicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Peachtree Medical Center, a subsidiary of Edgefield County Hospital, welcomes a new social worker Ashton Sullivan. Sullivan received her undergraduate degree in psychology from CoastalCarolina University in Conway, S.C., and her master's in social work from the University of South Carolina in 2010.

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  18. Library lauds Public SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | The Star

    ... Clark answered the call to service by joining the U.S. Army and serving overseas. He then returned home, to Edgefield County, and got a non-service job. “Got out of the Army, got a regular job and hated it,” he said. “I hated ...

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  19. A Tribute to Raymond TimmermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... December 1905 and died on 9 December 2003 at the age of 97 years. She was born in the McKendree section of Edgefield County and was the daughter of Albert Gaines and Emily Zeleme Kemp Ouzts. At the time of her death, she was the oldest member of ...

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  20. Marjorie Miller ReelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Mrs. Marjorie Miller Reel, of Jeter St., wife of George E. Reel, died Wednesday June 10, 2015 at her residence. Mrs. Reel was a native of Edgefield County and was the daughter of the late Ernest J. Miller, Sr. and Marie Talbert Reel.

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