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Verse for the Day:   John 1:1  "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God."


Park Row Market BBQ Buffet Thursday Night
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted July 27, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Park Row will be having their BBQ Buffet this Thursday, July 27.
The buffet will be an all you can eat BBQ buffet.  They will begin serving food at 6.
Entertainment will start at 7 and will be provided by Michael Hitchcock! Click on their banner above for daily specials and Like them on FaceBook.

STCTC Features Recent Graduate
web posted July 27, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Julia Miller Cox, STHS Class of ’11 recently spoke to STCTC’s (Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center) Agricultural Education Adult Education Program – Edgefield County Young Farmers about her new job placement with Clemson Extension. 
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CSRA College Night Celebrates Years of Service to Area Students on September 15
web posted July 27, 2016
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                                                          nightPRESS RELEASE –  High school students will have an opportunity to meet recruiters from more than 130 colleges and universities and win scholarships totaling approximately $13,000 at CSRA College Night.
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UPDATE:Chandler to Face 60 Years Behind Bars
web posted July 26, 2016
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                                                          chandlerJOHNSTON –  New information regarding the sentencing of Chandler Edwards has been released.
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Gunshots Fired During Party
web posted July 26, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  Officers were called out to Trailside Drive after a firearm was shot during a party that was being held at a Merriwether home.
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Edgefield County Schools 2016-2017 Registration Dates
web posted July 26, 2016
COUNTY –  Check here for a  list of  registration dates and times for all schools located in the Edgefield County School District.
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Multiple Mailbox Vandalism's Reported
web posted July 26, 2016
COUNTY –  Several police reports were filed last week throughout Edgefield County, after several people noticed their mailboxes were destroyed.
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North Augusta Renegades Cooperstown Bound
By: A Sports Fan
web posted July 26, 2016
North
                                                          Augusta
                                                          RenegadesSPORTS –  After 4 years and more than 200 games, the North Augusta Renegades baseball experience will come to a culmination after taking part in the American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame Invitational Tournament in Cooperstown, New York. 
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Press Release: Local and National Shortage of Blood
web posted July 25, 2016
COUNTY –  There is less than a 1 day supply of some blood types and less than a 3 day supply of others for local patients in need.
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Joyful Jubilee Program this Sunday
web posted July 25, 2016
TRENTON –  The Ryan's Dream Center Ministry will be hosting a Joyful, Jubilee Sunday Program.
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Obituary: Mr. Lee Roy Gunter
web posted July 25, 2016
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Obituary: William “Bill” Durham
web posted July 25, 2016
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Release: Cumbee Center School Supply Drive
web posted July 22, 2016
PRESS RELEASE –  Help CAAP collect supplies for schools! You can help children in school by giving them the tools they need to succeed.
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Preschool Openings
web posted July 22, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  God's Little Angels Preschool has openings for 2K, 3K, and 4K classes.
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ECDYB Minors Eliminated from State Tournament
By: A Sports Fan
web posted July 21, 2016
SPORTS –  The quest for a South Carolina Dixie Youth State Championship ended in Union Monday night, with the Edgefield County Minor League All Stars falling to Hartsville Northern 9-2. 
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Community Wide Family and Friends School Supply Giveaway
web posted July 21, 2016
COUNTY –  New Life Outreach Ministry will be hosting a school supply giveaway, July 30th.
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Man Becomes Combative with Law Enforcement After Shooting Himself
web posted July 19, 2016
JOHNSTON –  A Johnston man shot himself in the neck., and after police responded to the scene to help, the man became combative with the officers.
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Press Release: STCTC Auctions Home
web posted July 19, 2016
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                                                          Auctions HomeJOHNSTON –  STCTC is taking sealed bids for the home students built in front of the school. “It’s exciting to see this project get to the final stage but I can’t wait to get started on the next one,” said Lewis Burt, Building Construction teacher. Students participating in the construction process are developing skills that prepare them for the work-place. 
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Dog Attack Leaves One Pet Dead
web posted July 19, 2016
TRENTON –  A vicious attack on one Trenton woman's pet, leaves one dog dead, and another still at large.
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Break-In on Edgefield Road
web posted July 19, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  After being away from his home for nearly 2 weeks, a Merriwether man informed police nearly $2,500 worth of items were taken from his home.
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Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: July 19-25
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web posted July 19, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer.
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South Carolina Science Academy Names Murph Director of Innovation
web posted July 18, 2016
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                                                          murphPRESS RELEASE –  The South Carolina Science Academy Board of Trustees is proud to announce Dr. Tim Murph as the school’s new Director of Instructional and Operational Innovation. The Board unanimously approved Dr. Murph at its recent Board of Trustees meeting. 
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ECDYB Minors Defeat Midland Valley 13-11
By: A Sports Fan
web posted July 18, 2016
SPORTS –  If you would have told Manager Bucky Faust that his pitchers would walk 16 Midland Valley batters during the opening round of play at the South Carolina Dixie Youth Tournament on Saturday AND still win, he probably would have looked at you as if you'd lost your mind.
Edgefield Daily

Communites United Presents: Community Youth Explosion
web posted July 18, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The Community Youth Explosion will take place Saturday July 30 from 10am- 2pm, on the Edgefield Soccer Field.
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Obituary: Jean Timmerman Boyd
web posted July 18, 2016
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Thoughts on Annexation Meeting
By: Scott Cooper
web posted July 15, 2016
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                                                          cooperGUEST COLUMN –  I am grateful the leadership of Edgefield County Council organized the special called County Council meeting on Tuesday July 12th to discuss the legal issues of North Augusta annexing portions of Merriwether, the southern part of Edgefield County and the legal process of Merriwether Incorporating as an option for the citizens to block such annexation.
Edgefield Daily

Johnston Town Council: July Meeting
By: Anne Waits
web posted June 2, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Johnston Town Council came together Monday night in a brief but positive July meeting, with much of the talk centered around town improvements.
Edgefield Daily

Trump Chooses Running Mate
web posted July 15, 2016
NATION –  Mike Pence has been asked by Donald Trump to be his running mate.  ABC news states that the Indian governor has accepted.  The official announcement will come Today at 11 a.m. in New York City. 
ABC News

Vulgar Vandals
web posted July 15, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The Edgefield County Sheriff's Office responded to a call in due to a vandalism that caused $2500 worth of damage to a vehicle.
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Shed and Car Lost In Fire
web posted July 15, 2016
COUNTY LINE –  Merriwether and County Line fire departments responded to a fire that broke out on Edgefield Road, near the county line. 
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Release: Cumbee Center Introduces Youth Violence Prevention Curriculum©
web posted July 15, 2016
PRESS RELEASE –  In a world where violence is unavoidable, The Cumbee Center to Assist Abused Persons is working to change social norms.
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ECDYB Success Brings League Growth
By: A Sports Fan
web posted July 15, 2016
SPORTS –  Edgefield County Dixie Youth isn't alone. For the vast majority of small town baseball leagues, the number of players participating has dropped over the last several years. And while most experts are torn over the exact reasons for the lower numbers, Edgefield County Dixie Youth appears to have stopped the decline, partly due to increased interest from the Merriwether area
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Called County Council Meeting: Discussion of Annexation and Development in the Merriwether Area
web posted July 13, 2016
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PSA: Free Children's Camp Hosted by Edgefield Baptist Association
web posted July 13, 2016
PSA –  The Edgefield Baptist Association is hosting FREE children's camps next week July 18th-22nd.  This camp is Free to all K5 thru Rising 6th graders. 
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Release: Nation’s Top Plantation Brokerage Expands into South Carolina Market
web posted July 13, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Jon Kohler & Associates is thrilled to announce its expansion into South Carolina with the hiring of CJ Brown, a native of historic Edgefield County, SC.
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield Cruise- In On the Square
web posted July 12, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  After last year’s huge success attracting over 175 classic cars, this coming Saturday July 16th,  Edgefield will host the third annual Cruise-In on the Square from 4 to 7 p.m. This is a free event, rain or shine.
Edgefield Daily

Two Cars Reported Stolen From Same Home
web posted July 12, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  After filing a police report of a stolen vehicle, officers were called back moments later to the same home, in reference to a second car being stolen.
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Notice of A Public Hearing Prior to Final Action By The County Council of Edgefield County to Enter Into Ordinances.
web posted July 12, 2016
PUBLIC NOTICE –  Notice is hereby given by the County Council of Edgefield County (the "County Council") that a public hearing for the below-referenced Ordinances will be held at the Council Chambers of the County Council, 225 Jeter Street, Edgefield, SC 29824, at 6:00 p.m. on August 2, 2016 in conjunction with a regularly scheduled meeting of the County Council.
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Press Release: Merriwether Called Meeting/ Agenda
web posted July 11, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  The Edgefield County Council will hold a called meeting to discuss annexation, by the City of North Augusta, and development in the Merriwether area of Edgefield County.
Edgefield Daily

ECDYB Minors Prepare for State Tournament
By: A Sports Fan
web posted July 11, 2016
SPORTS –  Bucky Faust, Tillman Sauls and Manny Felton are about to take a Edgefield County Minor League All Star team where no other has gone before. The South Carolina Dixie Youth State Tournament.
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Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: July 12-18
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web posted July 11, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer. 
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News Release: Six Red Cross Tips to Stay Safe When Temps Soar
web posted July 8, 2016
COUNTY –  Dangerously hot weather is predicted across South Carolina this weekend and the American Red Cross wants to remind people that there are steps they should take to stay safe when the temperatures rise.
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Obituary: Nancy Gallman Dixon
web posted July 8, 2016
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Lightening Strike Injuries Four
web posted July 7, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Four people were taken to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after being struck by lightening.
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Pre-view: Dave Day in Edgefield 2016
By: Anne Waits
web posted July 7, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  “Dave Day”-- a new two-day, two-town event—will be held in Edgefield this Saturday, July 9.
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Obituary: Thelma Olivia Powell Rodgers
web posted July 7, 2016
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Release: Instant Admission Day
web posted July 7, 2016
COUNTY –  Piedmont Technical College is taking Instant Admission Day on the road.
Instant Admission Days have provided students the opportunity to complete most, if not all, of the requirements for enrollment. During the month of July, these opportunities are being made available to students in Edgefield, McCormick and Newberry counties as well as Greenwood.
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Crime Blotter Update
web posted July 7, 2016
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Class of ’66 Awards STCTC Welding Technology Student Scholarship
web posted July 6, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Bobby Burton and Roger Timpson, STHS Class of ’66, presented Elisha Israel a five hundred dollar scholarship. “I’m proud of Elisha. He won first place in the welding completion this year due to his focus and hard work,” said Bill Cheatham, STCTC (Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center) Welding Technology teacher. 
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Release: SRS Employees Hit a “Home Run” for Local United Way Agencies
web posted July 6, 2016
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                                                          united wayAIKEN –  Savannah River Site (SRS) employees and members of the community competed in the 12th annual SRS Softball Tournament, a tradition that benefits the United Way and draws hundreds of volunteers, players and spectators. 
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Mark Your Calendars for Fall Registration at Fox Creek 2016-17
web posted July 6, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  Registration for the 2016-17 school year will take place on the following dates:
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Clinton 'extremely careless' about emails, but bureau will not advise criminal charges
web posted July 6, 2016
NATION –  FBI Director James Comey announced Tuesday that despite evidence Hillary Clinton was “extremely careless” in her handling of classified emails on a private server, the bureau will not recommend to the Department of Justice that criminal charges be brought against the former secretary of state.
Fox News

Strom Thurmond CTC FFA Attends 89th Annual South Carolina FFA Convention
web posted July 5, 2016
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                                                          thurmond FFAJOHNSTON –  The Strom Thurmond Career & Technology Center FFA Association took home many of South Carolina’s top FFA honors this past week at the 89th Annual South Carolina FFA Convention. 
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Weekend Motorcycle Accident on Martintown Road
web posted July 5, 2016
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                                                          motocycle
                                                          accident on
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                                                          roadMERRIWETHER –  Saturday afternoon, emergency crews responded to an accident involving a car and a motorcycle, just below Spring Haven Drive. 
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Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials
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web posted July 5, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer. 
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ECDYB Minors Capture District 3 Championship
By: A Sports Fan
web posted July 5, 2016
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                                                          baseballSPORTS –  For the first time in Edgefield County history a 10U, Dixie Youth All Star team is headed to the State Tournament. "Only once prior has this age group captured the District Title" remarked Edgefield County Recreation Director, NIck Wates "and that was before Dixie Youth had a State Tournament for this age group." The talented team now heads to Union, South Carolina for a first round contest against the eventual District 6 Champion on July 16th. 
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Edgefield County Hospital Board of Trustees Meeting – Hospital Gets Facelift
By: April Tomkinson
web posted June 30, 2016
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                                                          hospitalCOUNTY –  The Edgefield County Hospital (ECH) Board of Trustees (BOT) met Monday night, June 27, 2016, for the regularly scheduled monthly meeting. They met in the newly renovated conference room at Edgefield County Hospital. Not only has the conference room been renovated with new privacy granting sliding doors and a classy new wooden floor, but the outside of the hospital got a facelift thanks to a new eye catching awning.  Edgefield Daily

Crime Blotter Update
web posted June 30, 2016
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STCTC Agriculture Graduate Named State Champion in FFA Job Interview Contest
web posted June 30, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Bailey Pedersen, a recent graduate at Strom Thurmond Career & Technology Center competed in the State FFA Job Interview Career Development Event at the 89th State FFA Convention in Clemson, SC. She received the top honor and will be competing in the National Job Interview in Indianapolis, IN in October. 
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Release: Financial Aid Workshops Will Help Students Prepare for College
web posted June 30, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Piedmont Technical College will continue hosting a series of financial aid workshops designed to help college bound students understand the options that are available to them to make college more affordable.
Edgefield Daily

Release: Fox Creek's Nicholas “Neko” Williams Selected for 2016 POWER SHOWCASE World Classic
web posted June 30, 2016
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                                                          williamsMERRIWETHER –  The 11th Annual World POWER SHOWCASE is being held in Miami at Marlins Park on December 27th to the 31st. The event features the most prolific amateur players from around the world and provides the perfect center-stage opportunity in which to demonstrate their skill-sets in front of baseball’s top evaluators during a live world-wide broadcast. 
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Press Release: Called Meeting
web posted June 29, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  The Edgefield County Council will hold a called meeting to discuss annexation, by the City of North Augusta, and development in the Merriwether area of Edgefield County.
Edgefield Daily

Arthur Northrop Named South Carolina CTE Administrator of the Year
web posted June 29, 2016
JOHNSTON –  The Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center (STCTC) is being led by the state’s top CTE administrator and it could not have happened at a better time. 
Edgefield Daily




Two Golf Carts Go Missing Near Same Location
web posted June 29, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  Two golf carts have been reported stolen on the same day, both carts were taken less than a mile from each other.
Edgefield Daily

Thurmond FFA Farm Business Management Team Headed to National Finals
web posted June 29, 2016
JOHNSTON –  The Strom Thurmond CTC FFA Chapter was named the State Champion Team at the South Carolina FFA Farm Business Management Career Development Event held at Clemson University on June 9, 2016 as part of the 89th Annual South Carolina FFA State Convention. 
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Guest Column: Habitat for Humanity of North Augusta seeking candidates for House No. 18
By: Marlene Fernandes, Family Support HFHNA Chair
web posted June 29, 2016
GUEST COLUMN –  A young lady and her two children ages 2 and 4, referred to by a co-worker, visited our previous Habitat for Humanity of North Augusta house. Liking what she saw, she diligently filled out the required paperwork and anxiously waited to be notified if she had been selected as the homeowner of house No. 17.
Edgefield Daily

Release: Rep. Jeff Duncan Praises Transparent Investigation On Benghazi
web posted June 29, 2016
STATE –  Congressman Jeff Duncan (SC-03) released the following statement with regards to the release of the Benghazi Report:
Edgefield Daily

Armed Robbery
web posted June 28, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  After giving a man a ride towards his home, a woman was threatened by the man with a kitchen knife.
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Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted June 28, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer.
Edgefield Daily

ECDYB O Zone All Stars Advance to Championship
By: A Sports Fan
web posted June 28, 2016
SPORTS –  For the sixth year in a row the Edgefield County Dixie Youth 12U All Stars will play for the District 3 Championship on Tuesday night in Abbeville. For Manager Scott Mims, this was exactly where he envisioned his team being prior to the start of tournament play last Friday.
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Writer Encourages Readers to Vote for Rick Hubbard
By: Steven A. Smith
web posted June 27, 2016
OPINION –  The following articles, images, and links, are provided by a reader, who would like to voice his opinion, and encourage you to vote for Rick Hubbard for Solicitor.  The reader has compiled several items to show readers why he believes Candice Lively, Hubbard's opponent is a bad fit, and why Hubbard deserves the job. 
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ECDYB O Zone All Stars Defeat Saluda 12-1
By: A Sports Fan
web posted June 27, 2016
SPORTS –  The Edgefield County Dixie Youth, O Zone All Stars would unleash a 13 hit attack, which featured 3 home runs against Saluda, during the first round of play at the District 3 Tournament on Friday in Abbeville.
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ECDYB O Zone All Stars Still Alive
By: A Sports Fan
web posted June 27, 2016
SPORTS –  For many of the ECDYB All Stars, Saturday afternoons 16-0 loss to Clinton was the worst of their baseball careers. "We knew that Clinton was good going into this tournament" said Manager Scott Mims "but sometimes in baseball you just run into a buzz saw, and that's exactly what we ran into."
Edgefield Daily

County Office Closings
web posted June 27, 2016
COUNTY –  Due to the Upcoming July 4th Holiday, the following county offices will be closed on Monday July 4th. 
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Down South: A Legend Lost In Time, The Smokehouse
By Tom Poland
web posted June 24, 2016
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                                                          polandDOWN SOUTH –  From it “came the sweetest smoke a man was ever to smell.” The late Harry Crews wrote that as he recalled his Uncle Alton’s smokehouse deep in South Georgia, down Bacon County way. 
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Morning Robbery on Town Square
web posted June 24, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  A robbery that happened yesterday morning in the Edgefield town square, has resulted in the capture of three juveniles.
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Verna Cromley Forrest
web posted June 24, 2016
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Press Release: Local Schools Earn Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards
web posted June 23, 2016
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                                                          awrdsCOUNTY –   The South Carolina Department of Education released the winners of the Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards for 2014–2015. 
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Trailer Stolen From Fox Creek High School
web posted June 23, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  A trailer filled with equipment worth $50,000 was stolen from Fox Creek last Friday.
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Obituary: Mr. Raymond B. Duford, Jr.
web posted June 23, 2016
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Attention STHS Rebels Fans
web posted June 23, 2016
SPORTS –  It’s almost “Time For Some Rebels Football” and here is a reminder about the Athletic Booster Club.
Edgefield Daily

House Fire Claims the Life of Elderly Man
web posted June 23, 2016
NORTH AUGUSTA –  69 year old Leotis Sullivan Sr. has been identified as the victim in a deadly house fire that took place last night in North Augusta.
Edgefield Daily

Man Charged With Domestic Violence After Firing Weapon at Wife
web posted June 22, 2016
MERRIWETHER –  A woman contacted police Sunday evening, after her husband shot a firearm towards her while she was in bed. 
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Edgefield County Dixie Youth Baseball 12U All Stars Begin Play Friday
By A Sports Patron
web posted June 22, 2016
COUNTY –  The Edgefield County Dixie Youth, 12U All Stars open District 3 play this Friday, when they square off against Saluda in a 2:00 game in Abbeville. Over the past three weeks the team has practiced almost daily and has participated in 4 scrimmage games against some very elite, local travel ball teams.
Edgefield Daily

Man Speeds Off From Police During Safety Check
web posted June 22, 2016
TRENTON –  At a safety check point last week, Edgefield County deputies could smell a marijuana like odor coming from a vehicle that had stopped.  When the officer tried to confront the man about the smell, he became "irate" and speed off.  
Edgefield Daily

Press Release: Grants awarded to improve 14 South Carolina communities
web posted June 22, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Fourteen communities from across South Carolina are slated to benefit from public improvement projects supported by nearly $8.9 million in funds from the latest round of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.
Edgefield Daily

Graduation Announcement:
web posted June 21, 2016
COUNTY –  It is the esteemed pleasure of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Stevens, owners of Stevens Monuments, to announce the graduation of their daughter, Dr. Shanta Latrice Chester. 
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Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials: June 21- June 26
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web posted June 21, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.  All meats are Fresh - Never Frozen! We are Edgefield’s only Certified Angus Beef retailer.
Edgefield Daily

Park Row Market BBQ Buffet Thursday Night
ADVERTISEMENT
web posted June 21, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Park Row will be having their BBQ Buffet this Thursday, June 23.
The buffet will be an all you can eat BBQ buffet.  They will begin serving food at 5:30.
Entertainment will start at 7 and will be provided by the popular singer, Carey Murdock! Click on their banner above for daily specials and Like them on FaceBook.

STHS Youth Football Camp
web posted June 21, 2016
JOHNSTON –  The annual STHS Rebels Youth Football Camp will be held on Friday, July 1st
Edgefield Daily

Press Release: Piedmont Tech and Strom Thurmond Sign Agreement for Automotive Program
web posted June 20, 2016
PRESS RELEASE –  Piedmont Technical College and Strom Thurmond Career Center recently signed an agreement that will enhance the transfer of students from the career center to PTC and provide a seamless transition for students to enter the automotive technology program
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Golf Tournament
web posted June 20, 2016
COUNTY –  The Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Golf Tournament will take place Friday, June 24th, at the Pine Ridge Club.  Registration will be held at 5:30 pm.
Edgefield Daily

Johnston Town Council June Meeting
By Anne Waits
web posted June 20, 2016
JOHNSTON –  Johnston Town Council met Monday night, adopting on second reading Ordinance No. 2016-02,FY2016-2017 Budget, along with the passage of several other items of business. Mayor Terrance Culbreath remarked that the budget was still the same except for the Police Department raises.
Edgefield Daily

Support of for the Runoff Election for Rick Hubbard for Solicitor
web posted June 20, 2016
Dear Editor,
I was disappointed to see that my friend Rick Hubbard did not win outright this week, but he is in a runoff because he only fell 45 votes short in a race with three candidates and we all need to continue our support for Rick.
Edgefield Daily

Dog Found
web posted June 20, 2016
COUNTY –  Dog Found:  A sweet male Basset Hound, found in the Horn Creek West area.  Call-803-336-8829. 





Kevin Beck Responds to Mr. Pettigrew's Letter to the Editor
web posted June 11, 2016
Dear Editor,
Thanks for the opportunity to respond to the letter submitted by Mr. Pettigrew yesterday. In my letter, I don’t recall saying anything negative about Mr. Pettigrew, but given his response, I fear that I may have ruffled a feather or two, which was not at all my intention. 
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Notice:  Edgefield Daily will be closed next week.  If you have anything you would like to have posted before next week please send it to us before 10 tonight.  Remember to go out and vote Tuesday! Best of luck to our candidates!


2016 NWTF Outdoor Adventure Camps
web posted June 10, 2016
nwtfEDGEFIELD –  The National Wild Turkey Federation is co-hosting six Summer Mini Camps, with one of their community  partners, CHOICES-LTD.  The objective of the camps is to expose pre-teens in Edgefield County to the wide range of outdoor activities, and programs offered through the NWTF's Heritage Education Center. 
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Pettigrew Responds to Letter from Kevin Beck
web posted June 10, 2016
Dear Editor
I appreciate the opportunity to comment on the letter submitted by attorney Kevin Beck in support of incumbent Shane Massey. 
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Press Release: The Cumbee Center presents a two-part fundraising event!
web posted June 10, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  The 1st Annual Homegrown Festival celebrates everything local by bringing communities together for a full day of music, food and fun. The Big Red Barn 187 Chime Bell Church Road, Aiken, South Carolina.
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Movie on the Square Tonight
web posted June 10, 2016
EDGEFIELD –  Soul surfer will be showing tonight at dusk.  Beginning at 6pm there will be inflatable for the kids, free popcorn, cotton candy, drinks, and much, much more!  Bring chairs and come out for a great evening.

GoFundMe Page Setup for Family Who Lost Father in Home Invasion
web posted June 10, 2016
COUNTY –  A GoFundMe page has been set up for the father of three boys who lost his life in a home invasion on June 7th.
Edgefield Daily

The End Of The Line
By Tom Poland
web posted June 10, 2016
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                                                          of the lineLIFE DOWN SOUTH –  After 88 photos, after a stretch that ran from August 2014 until June 2016, Photo Of The Week is no more. For almost two years we’ve shared images and stories of people, clouds, orchards, lighthouses, mountains, storms, rivers, and more. We hope they brightened your day. 
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