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May 2014 Archive

No Headline News for Saturday
web posted May 31, 2014
COUNTY – There are no Headline news reports for Saturday. Other sections have been updated. Breaking news will be reported over the weekend as needed. Full reporting will return for our Monday morning edition.

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 31, 2014
Edgefield Daily

Industrial Accident Victim Identified
web posted May 30, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Edgefield County Coroner Thurmond Burnett said the man killed in an industrial accident on Thursday had been identified as John William "Bill" Varner, 62, of North Charleston, SC. Family members arrived late Thursday and were informed of the death. Varner was said to have traveled back and forth between a company facility in Charleston and the one in Edgefield County spending extended time here.
Edgefield Daily

One Killed in Industrial Accident 
web posted May 29, 2014  4:00 pm
NORTHSIDE – One man is dead after being run over by a heavy equipment forklift at the Tides International lumber yard on Highway 430 near the intersection of Highway 378. Dispatchers received a 911 call just before 1 pm stating the man was laying face down but they did not know if he was breathing. Edgefield County EMS and First Responders raced to the scene and began CPR as they assessed his injuries. 
Edgefield Daily

Parents Form LoriAnne Brazell Hutto Foundation in Daughter's Memory
By Anne Waits
web posted May 30, 2014

EDGEFIELD – To say that LoriAnne Brazell Hutto had a big heart would be an understatement. "As a child, she was always bringing home stray animals," said her mother Karen Brazell. "We still have four dogs and two cats she brought in--she even found some in a box once. All her animals came from some pet rescue-type situation. She always felt sorry for the down and out."
Edgefield Daily

2014 ECDYB Minor League All Star Team Announced
web posted May 30, 2014
SPORTS – EDYB President, Jonathan Harling and JDYB President James "Fish" Herrin are proud to announce the 2014 Edgefield County Dixie Youth Minor League All Star team. The team is comprised of 9 and 10 year old players from around Edgefield County who play in either Edgefield or Johnston. This marks the first year that the two leagues have combined to form one All Star team in each age group.
Edgefield Daily

Speeding Biker Crashes after Spotted by Deputy
web posted May 30, 2014
COUNTY LINE – An Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputy spotted a man driving a blue and white Suzuki motorcycle at a high rate of speed on Trailside Drive. Before the deputy could attempt a traffic stop the driver crashed the motorcycle and then ran from the scene.
Edgefield Daily

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 30, 2014
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Sheriff's Office Seeks Help in Identifying Robber
web posted May 29, 2014
EDGEFIELD – The Edgefield County Sheriff's Office released video taken during the early morning robbery at the Dodges Store on Augusta Road Sunday. In the video the driver of the truck pulls up between the gas pumps and the store and then breaks out the glass in the door. In a matter of seconds the thief grabs two cases of Bud Light beer, loads them into the truck and flees.
Edgefield Daily

Traffic Stop Results in Drug Bust: LSD, Pot, Pills, Meth
web posted May 29, 2014
COUNTY LINE – An Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputy on patrol spotted a suspicious red Honda Civic on Highway 25 around 1 am Wednesday. When the deputy got behind the car it began making a number of quick turns before the deputy conducted a traffic stop. The deputy reported a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the car when he approached the driver's window. The driver, 33-year-old Joseph S. Maddox, of Augusta, was found to be driving without a license and was arrested.
Edgefield Daily

Suspected Hunting Cabin Burglar Arrested
web posted May 29, 2014
EDGEFIELD – An arrest has been made in a case involving break-ins and burglaries into hunting cabins and out buildings on Mayson Drive last October. Adam Bradley Mayson, 29, of Easley, is currently being held on a total of $43,276 in bonds. He was booked into custody on Monday at the Edgefield County Detention Center. The two most serious charges, burglary in the first degree and burglary in the second degree, account for $40,000 of his bonds.
Edgefield Daily

Copper Thieves Hit Johnston Masonic Lodge
web posted May 29, 2014
JOHNSTON – A member of the Johnston Masonic Lodge arrived at the building on Tuesday afternoon to cut the grass and noticed the two HVAC units behind the building had been torn apart and the back door to the building had been "kicked in".
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Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 29, 2014
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Scammer Continues to Prey on Edgefield County Women
web posted May 28, 2014
JOHNSTON – A scammer that has targeted an elderly Edgefield woman has been reported trying to scam a Johnston woman out of her money claiming she had won $1.2 million from the Publishers Clearing House. The caller, using the same name again - Albert Williams - also called from the same phone number registered in Jamaica. 
Edgefield Daily

Dodges Store Targeted by Smash and Grab Thief
web posted May 28, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched the Dodges Store on 720 Augusta Road early Sunday morning with an alarm call around 1 am. When the deputy arrived he found the front glass door busted out and called for an Edgefield Police Officer to provide backup as they cleared the store of any perpetrators. None were found inside.
Edgefield Daily

Burglar Makes off with $15K in Jewelry and Coins
web posted May 28, 2014
EDGEFIELD – A Youngblood Road woman called the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office Monday afternoon after returning home from traveling and discovering she had been robbed while away. There was no mention of forced entry into the home in an incident report released on Tuesday.
Edgefield Daily

Strom Thurmond FFA Association Turfgrass Management Team Wins State Competition
web posted May 28, 2014
JOHNSTON – The Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center FFA Turfgrass team took first place honors in the State Turfgrass Career Development Event (CDE) held at Piedmont Technical College in Saluda South Carolina on Saturday, May 17, 2014. Team members Lucky Bailey, High Individual Scorer in the state event; Karson Barrett, Third High Individual Scorer; Jonathan McCreery, and Clay Price successfully outscored six teams from high schools throughout the state.
Edgefield Daily

Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials - Reserve Your July 4th Whole Hog Now
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web posted May 28, 2014

EDGEFIELD – The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook. Reserve your "whole hog" for July 4 now!
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Religion: Me and My Shadow
By Pastor Phillip Howle
web posted May 28, 2014

RELIGION – I have a shadow today. I know big deal, you have a shadow every day. But today I have a good young man from our church who is hanging out with me, job shadowing me for a credit in school. You might be thinking, well that sounds fun, sleep and eat fried chicken! His first choice was to shadow a policeman, but he could not ride along with them.
Edgefield Daily

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 28, 2014
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Merriwether Man Remains on Life Support, Questions Remain Unanswered
web posted May 27, 2014
MERRIWETHER – Friday will mark two months since Gregory Wallace was found bloodied and unresponsive on the floor of his Currytown Road home on Sunday morning March 30. Last Friday was his birthday with family and friends continuing their prayers for Wallace to awaken from his coma, according to friends on Facebook. Nothing more has changed in his condition or in the investigation of what happened early that morning.
Edgefield Daily

Memorial Day Program held on Town Square
By Linda Anderson
web posted May 27, 2014

EDGEFIELD – I knew when I got out of my car and walked across the street to the Town Square, I made a mistake.  Not because I was there but because I forgot my tissues. Patriotic events always stir within me the memories of what a great nation we live in and the freedoms we enjoy.  It reminds me that there were brave men and women who were willing to give of themselves to fight tyranny across the world.  The crowd was not as large as I had hoped but the emotions filled the air with pride, respect and honor for those we came to remember.
Edgefield Daily

Strom Thurmond High School 2013 - 2014 All-Region Athletes
web posted May 27, 2014
SPORTS – Strom Thurmond Athletic Director Doug Painter has released the names of All-Region Athletes for the current school year. Twenty Five students were honored covering a wide array of sports categories.
Edgefield Daily

STHS Students Soar in SAT/ACT Testing
web posted May 27, 2014
JOHNSTON – At the end of the 2013-14 school year, Strom Thurmond High School boasts the accomplishments of the 64 students who received outstanding scores on their college entrance exams. These students have been awarded prestigious navy blue t-shirts to proclaim the fact that they have scored a 1000 (math + verbal) or better on the SAT and/or a 21 or better on the ACT. At this time, STHS also has 19 students who scored 1200 or above on the SAT or 27+ on the ACT (pictured in red t-shirts). 
Edgefield Daily

Notice of Final Action on County Budget by County Council
web posted May 27, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Edgefield County Council will hold third reading of the FY 2014-2015 General Operating Budget at its regular meeting Tuesday, June 3, 2014. The meeting will be held at 6:00 P.M. in the County Council Chambers, 225 Jeter Street.

Edgefield County GOP Tonight
web posted May 27, 2014
PSA - EDGEFIELD – The Edgefield County GOP would like to invite you to our meeting on the evening of Tuesday May 27 at the Edgefield County Council Chambers located at 225 Jeter Street in Edgefield (behind the Courthouse).  The meeting will be at 7:00 pm with a social before that at 6:30 pm.  We hope to see you there.

Memorial Day: All Gave Some, Some Gave All
web posted May 26, 2014
COUNTY – With America honoring those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country today, Edgefield Daily asked several local veterans; What does Memorial Day mean to you?
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Windsor Woman Killed in Single Vehicle Crash
web posted May 26, 2014
AIKEN – A single vehicle collision has claimed the life of a Windsor SC woman, Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton released Sunday night. The crash happened at approximately 8:20 pm on East Frontage Road near Wire Road in Aiken County. A late model Chevrolet S-10 truck driven by Michael Williams was driving west when he crossed the eastbound lane in a curve, left the roadway, traveled approximately 100 yards on the eastbound shoulder and overturned several times.
Edgefield Daily

Storm Pummels Edgefield and Trenton
web posted May 26, 2014
EDGEFIELD – A very large storm cell crossed into northern Edgefield County Sunday evening around 6 pm dropping large hail and high winds along highway 430 and moving south towards Edgefield. As the storm hit Edgefield, police and Sheriff's Deputies in the area sought shelter at the fire station to ride out the weather. It wasn't until after the storm passed that the damage was found.
Edgefield Daily

Driver Flees Crash, Leaves Injured Passenger Behind
web posted May 24, 2014  7:25 pm
JOHNSTON – Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputies and EMS were called to a single vehicle crash on Highway 121 near Ridge Recyclers Saturday afternoon with a report of injuries. While they were enroute the caller stated the driver, a Hispanic male, was running from the scene and into the nearby woods.
Edgefield Daily

No Headline News for Saturday
web posted May 24, 2014
COUNTY – There are no Headline news reports for Saturday. All other sections have been updated with the latest information. Breaking news will be published throughout the holiday weekend as needed.

Memorial Day Cookout Help Just a Click Away
web posted May 24, 2014
COUNTY – As families gather together to honor those who gave all for our freedom with cookouts and gatherings, let Edgefield Daily help with our Country Cooking Section. With almost 800 local recipes from punch to main courses, sauces, salads and more - there is something to make your meal the best it can be. Have one to share, send it in and add to the listings.
Country Cooking

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 24, 2014
Edgefield Daily

Local Teachers Receive SRR STAR Grants
web posted May 23, 2014
AIKEN – Sandra Fairchild (left), Savannah River Remediation (SRR) Project Services and Support Director, presents educational grants to (from left) La’Kendra Garrett, a teacher at Merriwether Elementary School, and Wanda Wates, a teacher at W.E. Parker Elementary School, both in Edgefield County, SC, during a recent reception. The grants were part of SRR’s 2014 STAR (Student, Teachers Achieving Results) grant program. 
Edgefield Daily

Senator Shane Massey named to "40 under 40" list by Washington Post
web posted May 23, 2014
COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Republican Party issued a statement Wednesday congratulating State Senator Shane Massey, R-Edgefield, on being named to the Washington Post's list of 40 rising political stars who are under 40 years old:
"South Carolina is truly blessed to have principled, committed leaders like Senator Shane Massey. On behalf of all South Carolina Republicans, I congratulate him," said SCGOP Chairman Matt Moore.
Edgefield Daily

Two STH Players Make All Region
web posted May 23, 2014
COUNTY – On Thursday, May 15th, Brooke Benenhaley and Taylor Murrell were named as All Region Players for the 2013-14 softball season for Strom Thurmond High School. Both young ladies were honored to be selected and look forward to next year’s season as senior players for the Lady Rebels, Go Lady Rebels!
Edgefield Daily

EMT Class Offered by Edgefield County EMS
web posted May 23, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Edgefield County EMS will be sponsoring an Emergency Medical Technician course starting in June. There is a pre-requisite test that will be administered by Piedmont Technical College prior to the start of class. There is a fee for the pre-requisite exam. Call for details if interested in taking this course. The cost will be $212  for Edgefield County residents and $1,175 for non-county residents for the initial course.
Edgefield Daily

Memorial Day Closings
web posted May 23, 2014
COUNTY – All Edgefield County government offices will be closed Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day. This includes the Courthouse, Administration, Magistrate's Office and the Sheriff's Office (dispatch will remain open). Municipal Town Halls and the Post Office will also be closed.

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 23, 2014
Edgefield Daily

Former Edgefield County Investigator Indicted for Murder
web posted May 22, 2014
AIKEN – A former Edgefield County Sheriff's Investigator, Robin Newton Herndon, 40, has been indicted on the charge of murder in the shooting death of her live-in boyfriend, 31-year-old Christopher Rowley, at the couple's home on Sudlow Lake Road last November. Herndon was initially charged with voluntary manslaughter and was released on bond. An Aiken County Grand Jury handed down the indictment on the higher charge of murder just recently.
Edgefield Daily

Who Are They? Investigators Seek Identity of Couple Passing Fake Checks
web posted May 22, 2014
COUNTY – Edgefield County Sheriff's Investigators are seeking the public's help in identifying a couple cashing fraudulent checks drawn on Tides International, an Edgefield County company. Lead investigator on the case, Phil Ireland, said the black male is around 6 foot to 6 foot 2 and may be in his mid to late 50's. The man has used the name Eric Reese to cash three of the four fake checks cashed so far.
Edgefield Daily

Congratulations, You Just Won $1.7 Million - Scammers Target Edgefield Woman
web posted May 22, 2014
EDGEFIELD – An elderly Edgefield woman called the Sheriff's Office after receiving a call from a man claiming to be Albert Williams representing a company called "PEHC" telling her she has won a $1.7 million grand prize and she was instructed to meet with two people, one being a lawyer, to claim her prize at the local Dollar General.
Edgefield Daily

Religion: Sinkholes
By Pastor Phillip Howle
web posted May 22, 2014

RELIGION – I am starting to get a little bit of a new phobia. I have publically chronicled my issues with hummingbirds. I have largely overcome this due to being picked on by small children at church. But now my concern has turned to spontaneous sinkholes. A few months back a Corvette museum in Kentucky lost a million bucks in cars that were just sucked away! Just this week at Austin Peay University they had a massive 40ft sinkhole open up in their end zone.
Edgefield Daily

Sheriff Dobey Invited to White House to Meet with President
web posted May 21, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Law enforcement leaders, including Edgefield County Sheriff Adell Dobey, met with President Obama Tuesday, May 13th, 2014, to discuss Immigration Policy and the urgency for Congress to vote on Commonsense Immigration Reform.
Edgefield Daily

Safety Checkpoint Sees Suspected Drug Dealers Arrested
web posted May 21, 2014
EDGEFIELD – A Safety Checkpoint at the intersection of Sweetwater Road and the Highway 25 bypass in Edgefield Friday night was eventful with two suspected drug dealers taken off the street, one injuring two officers while resisting arrest. The other driver was found to be transporting a substantial amount of crack cocaine back to Columbia.
Edgefield Daily

2014 Merriwether Mavericks Chess Club Honors Founder
web posted May 21, 2014
MERRIWETHER – At their end of the year party, the Merriwether Mavericks Scholastic Chess Club closed out its 11th year by recounting some of its rich history, awarding current members for this years achievements, and honoring the club's founder, Danna Moore.
Edgefield Daily

Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center’s Cosmetology Technology Program
By: Jacqueline G. Kennion
web posted May 21, 2014

JOHNSTON – The Cosmetology Program at Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center (STCTC) is the right place for a young person to start a rewarding and stable career in cosmetology. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the median salary for cosmetologists is $22,500 per year. The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ numbers do not account for full-time and part-time cosmetologists, experience in the field, and tips that cosmetologists receive, which make the salaries higher.
Edgefield Daily

Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials
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web posted May 21, 2014

EDGEFIELD – The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook. We will be open on Memorial Day.
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Public Notices
Replacement of 2.5 ton Lennox packaged Heat Pump - RFP # 06-05-2014
web posted May 21, 2014
EDGEFIELD – The County of Edgefield is accepting bids for the replacement of a 15 year old 2.5 ton Lennox packaged heat pump Model # CHP29-030-2PA Serial # 8498H19467 with a new heat pump.
Edgefield Daily

Replacement of 6 Ton Trane packaged Heat Pump - RFP # 06-06-2014
web posted May 21, 2014
EDGEFIELD – The County of Edgefield is accepting bids for the replacement of a 17 year old 6 ton Trane packaged heat pump for the Dispatch Area at the Sheriff’s Office Model # WCD075C300BC Serial # L14102723D with a new heat pump.
Edgefield Daily

Replacement of Roof on the Neighborhood Center - RFP # 06-12-2014
web posted May 21, 2014
EDGEFIELD – The County of Edgefield is accepting bids for replacing the roof on the building located at 400 Church Street (known as the Neighborhood Center), Edgefield, South Carolina 29824.
Edgefield Daily

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 21, 2014
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Building is Booming in Edgefield County
web posted May 20, 2014
COUNTY – Although the housing market across the country is still trying to make a comeback, Edgefield County is ahead of housing starts for the first quarter of 2014 with 28 residential building permits since January 1. That is up from this time last year when the first quarter starts totaled only 20. Moreover, the value of the homes being built is increasing as well. "Almost all of that is taking place from Mt. Vintage and down (south)," Building Director Wayne Collins said Monday.
Edgefield Daily

Burglary Suspect Identified, More Information Released
web posted May 20, 2014
COUNTY LINE – A suspect arrested shortly after fighting with a homeowner who walked in during a Friday night burglary has been identified as Jeremy Michael Langlois, 21. He is currently being held on a $10,000 bond for burglary in the second degree since his arrest. The homeowner said Langlois produced something metal that he took as a gun and then punched him in the face and an altercation ensued until Langlois ran from the scene.
Edgefield Daily

Driver, Passenger Flee Crash after Short Chase
web posted May 20, 2014
JOHNSTON – A Johnston Police Officer on patrol spotted a vehicle driving on Academy Street and had no tail lights. The officer activated his blue lights to conduct a traffic stop and the driver turned on Lee Street and sped away. The officer then activated his siren and notified dispatch he was in a chase with the vehicle on Lee Street heading towards Slide Hill Road.
Edgefield Daily

Celebration at Trinity Mission Health & Rehab of Edgefield
web posted May 20, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Trinity Mission Health & Rehab of Edgefield is celebrating National Nursing Home Week. This year’s theme is “Living the Aloha Spirit.” Aloha means working together in love respect, kindness, and unity. On May 13th, the facility held their 3rd annual Butterfly release in memory of those who have passed.
Edgefield Daily

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 20, 2014
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2014 Pine Ridge Club Member-Guest Tournament a Success
By Tim Crane
web posted May 19, 2014       Pictured: Darrin Hall and Frank Herlong
SPORTS – The Pine Ridge Club Member-Guest tournament, an annual event since 1970, kicked off Friday evening with a Par 3 contest and ended late Sunday afternoon after 36 holes of two man best ball play and a sudden death shootout. On Friday evening, Doug Raines and Donny Waters won the nine hole Par 3 event - out chipping Gary Gilley and Dan Jernigan in a sudden death playoff match in front of many spectators on the practice green.
Edgefield Daily

EMT Class Offered by Edgefield County EMS
web posted May 19, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Edgefield County EMS will be sponsoring an Emergency Medical Technician course starting in June. There is a pre-requisite test that will be administered by Piedmont Technical College prior to the start of class. There is a fee for the pre-requisite exam. Call for details if interested in taking this course. The cost will be $212  for Edgefield County residents and $1,175 for non-county residents for the initial course.
Edgefield Daily

Gov. Haley on 5.3 Unemployment Rate Announcement
web posted May 19, 2014
STATE – Governor Nikki Haley issued the following statement in response to South Carolina’s unemployment rate decreasing to 5.3 percent in April from 5.5 percent in March. This is the lowest level the rate has reached since June 2001.
Edgefield Daily

Edgefield Sheriff's Narcotics Raid Nets Six Arrests
web posted May 17, 2014
MERRIWETHER – Edgefield County Sheriff's Narcotics Investigators and Deputies raided a home on the 600 block of Briggs Road Thursday night arresting six people who are now facing multiple drugs charges. Charges range from manufacture / distribution / possession of drugs to child endangerment, all felonies. Very few details of the bust are available.
Edgefield Daily

Deputies Nab Suspected Burglar Shortly after Crime
web posted May 17, 2014
COUNTY LINE – A Rose Drive man called 911 to report he was being robbed and was in a physical confrontation with the burglar around 6 pm Friday. After the confrontation the man fled the scene on foot and was followed by a white female. As it turned out, the suspected burglar was a former roommate that had moved out weeks before.
Edgefield Daily

Traffic Stop Leads to Traffic and Drug Charges
web posted May 17, 2014
MERRIWETHER – An Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputy on routine patrol spotted a Ford Mustang disregarding a stop sign at Rose Drive and Highway 25 just before 1 am Friday and turned around to conduct a traffic stop. As the deputy caught up to the car he noticed the paper tag was expired and the driver pulled over on Royal Place. When the deputy approached, the female driver said she did not have her drivers license or any paperwork on the car.
Edgefield Daily

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 17, 2014
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Spring Football: Excitement at Strom Thurmond, Spring Game May 20th
By Tim Crane
web posted May 16, 2014

SPORTS – The Rebels are coming off an 11-2 season in which they fell in the 3rd round of the Class 3A playoffs to eventual State Champ Myrtle Beach by five points.   In March, Lee Sawyer stepped down after ten years at the helm of the Rebels, giving way for offensive coordinator and longtime assistance Antwaun Hillary to take the Rebel reigns.
Edgefield Daily

Opinion: Monopoly money and the Federal Reserve
web posted May 16, 2014
OPINION – “In God We Trust, Federal Reserve Note, The United States of America, This Note is Legal Tender for all debts, public and private”. These are the phrases imprinted upon our money. What is inauspiciously missing since 1964 is the all important phrases that gave our “money” its value, “The United States of America will pay to the bearer on demand (the value on the Note 1, 2, 5, 10, ect.) Dollars” and “is redeemable in lawful money”.
Edgefield Daily

Democrat Primary Focus of County Primary Elections June 10
web posted May 15, 2014
COUNTY – With less than four weeks before the June 10 Primaries, two in-county races are drawing most of the attention. The most important being that of Probate Judge, which is the only countywide election on the Democrat or Republican ballot. 24-year-veteran Probate Judge Bobby Peeler is fending off a challenge by former School Board member Sallie Cooks. District 1 County Councilman Norman Dorn is locked in a three-way battle to retain his seat in June.
Edgefield Daily

STH's Jill Jet Takes Job at South Aiken, Search for New Principal to get underway
web posted May 15, 2014
JOHNSTON – The Edgefield County School District announced Wednesday that the principal at Strom Thurmond High School, Jill Jett, has accepted a job offer as principal at South Aiken High School in Aiken, S.C. for the 2014-2015 school year. Mrs. Jett has been principal at Strom Thurmond High School since July, 2011. Initially, she was asked to serve as the interim principal but was later offered the role of full-time principal in November of 2011.
Edgefield Daily

BOE Holds First Reading on $26,925,045 Budget with No Tax Increases
By Anne Waits
web posted May 15, 2014

JOHNSTON – The Edgefield County School Board passed on first reading a $26,925,045 budget for the school year 2014/2015 at Tueday night's meeting. This is a $409,131 projected increase over the current year. "We held our budget hearing earlier today," said David Fallaw, fiscal services director. "The good news is that it (the budget) was balanced without using any reserve funds and there will be no tax increase."
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Johnston Town Council Gives First Approval to Budget, Two New Police Cars Included
By Anne Waits
web posted May 15, 2014

JOHNSTON – The Johnston Town Council gave itself a round of applause Monday night after it managed to pull off a way to purchase two police cars with only $6,000 coming out of the 2014-30125 budget and without a tax increase.
Edgefield Daily

Park Row Market BBQ Buffet Tonight
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web posted May 15, 2014

EDGEFIELD – The Park Row Market BBQ Buffet will be on the menu starting at 5 pm - until Thursday night. Bring the whole family for the All You Can Eat buffet for just $8.95 per person. Click on their banner above for daily specials and Like them on FaceBook. Live entertainment will begin at 7 pm.

Opinion: Writer Supports Peeler for Re-Election
web posted May 15, 2014
Dear Editor,
I wanted to give a short testament to the hard work, efficiency, professionalism, and assistance recently rendered by (Probate) Judge Bobby Peeler and his staff to my wife. My mother in law lost her husband in early February 2014. My wife went back to Edgefield County to assist her mother in the funeral arrangements and later the estate issues. What a pleasant surprise she found, during this difficult time, when she met Judge Peeler and his staff the at Edgefield County Probate Judge’s office.
Edgefield Daily

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 15, 2014
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Voting Precinct Changes Explained
web posted May 14, 2014
COUNTY – Some county residents have received new voter registration cards with different precincts than in the past. Trenton now has two voting locations and two in Edgefield have been combined. The changes are explained below.
Edgefield Daily

Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center: Welding Offers Opportunities
web posted May 14, 2014
JOHNSTON – Our society would not function without welding. Everything from automobiles, rockets, aircraft, skyscrapers, bridges and highways require welding as well as oil and gas pipelines, wind turbines and solar panels. The tasks welders can perform have increased significantly with the development of new technologies.
Edgefield Daily

Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop Weekly Specials
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web posted May 14, 2014

EDGEFIELD – The Ole Edgefield Butcher Shop's weekly specials have been released below. Click on their banner above and "Like" them on FaceBook.
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Religion: Upset Stomach
By Pastor Phillip Howle
web posted May 14, 2014

RELIGION – I read a neat story this week about discouragement. It told how “At the turn of the 20th century, the Boer republics were waging war in South Africa with the armies of the British Empire. During one protracted siege in the city of Ladysmith, a woeful citizen began wandering the streets, certain that doom was imminent, speaking demoralizing words to the soldiers. He never fired a shot for the enemy, but his discouragement was ultimately deemed a chargeable offense.
Edgefield Daily

4th Annual 9-1-1 Edgefield County Emergency Responder Recognition Service
web posted May 14, 2014
JOHNSTON – Providence Baptist Church will honor Edgefield County’s first responders at its 4th annual 9-1-1 Emergency Responder Recognition Service on Sunday, May 18, 2014, at 11:00 a.m.  We invite all first responders to worship with us, allow us to thank you for your brave and dedicated service to the people of Edgefield County, and join us for a catered BBQ lunch following the service. Senator Shane Massey will be the speaker. Providence Baptist Church is located at 1701 Highway 191 in Johnston.

Daily Crime Blotter
web posted May 14, 2014
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Traffic Stops Leads to Drug Bust
web posted May 13, 2014
MERRIWETHER – An Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputy on patrol Friday night spotted a black Nissan on Murrah Road with only one headlight. The deputy turned around and conducted a traffic stop with the driver in the parking lot of a nearby church near Copeland Circle. When advised of the reason for the stop the deputy asked for the man's drivers license, insurance and registration, which the driver produced, it was found his license was suspended.
Edgefield Daily

Sunday Safety Checkpoint Results in Two Arrests
web posted May 13, 2014
TRENTON – The increase in the number of Safety Checkpoints across the county has been an effective tool in taking intoxicated drivers off the roads, as well as leading to many arrests for other violations over the past year and a half. As those continue, more drivers who have no business on the roads are being arrested. A checkpoint early Sunday morning netted two more arrests, one for drugs.
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Merriwether Woman Reports over $4,000 in Jewelry Stolen
web posted May 13, 2014
MERRIWETHER – A Currytown Road woman called the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office after being informed by a third party that someone had stolen over a dozen pieces of jewelry and sold them at a store in Augusta, Georgia. The woman checked her jewelry and found the informant was correct.
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web posted May 13, 2014
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Merriwether Home Scene of Daytime Burglary
web posted May 12, 2014
MERRIWETHER – One of two roommates came home for lunch to discover their Dogwood Glen Drive home burglarized. The man arrived just before noon and noticed right away that 40 inch Dynex flat screen TV was missing and called the Sheriff's Office.
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Milliken Acquires Westex, Strengthens its Innovative Portfolio of Flame-Resistant Fabrics
web posted May 12, 2014
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Milliken & Company announced Friday it has acquired Westex, Inc., strengthening Milliken’s commitment to providing superior flame-resistant (FR) fabrics for protective clothing.
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Notice Of A Public Hearing Prior To Final Action By The County Council Of Edgefield County To Enter Into An Ordinance
web posted May 12, 2014
PUBLIC NOTICE – Notice is hereby given by the County Council of Edgefield County (the “County Council”) that a public hearing for the below-referenced Ordinance will be held at the Council Chambers of the County Council, 225 Jeter Street, Edgefield, SC 29824, at 6:00 p.m. on June 3, 2014 in conjunction with a regularly scheduled meeting of the County Council.
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Edgefield County Council Chairman’s Update
By Dean Campbell
web posted May 12, 2014

COUNTY –  Get ready: County building projects are about to begin! The County Council and staff have been working on several building projects that will soon be a reality.
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Edgefield Ranked #2 as Safest Cities in SC
web posted May 9, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Although Edgefield is not a city by definition, it was ranked as the number 2 safest "city" in the State according to SafeWise.com in an article published on May 5, 2014. "There are plenty of reasons why South Carolina is one of the nation’s most popular states to move to. From the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains to inviting sandy beaches, South Carolina offers a welcoming landscape, competitive wages and affordable living," the website promotes. But being safe is number one.
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Verizon Cell Tower Gets Green Light by Planning Commission
web posted May 9, 2014
EDGEFIELD – A Public Hearing was held Thursday night by the Edgefield County Planning Commission on the installation of a 310 foot cell tower to be located just off Five Notch Road behind Copeland Circle in Merriwether. Only six people attended the hearing and only half spoke to voice an opinion.
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Copper Thieves Target Same House Again
web posted May 9, 2014
TRENTON – A Trenton home on the 3000 block of Highway 19 that had copper thieves dismantle and steal two HVAC units valued at $4,000 just over a week ago was hit again. This time stealing the copper underneath the home that is currently in the process of being sold.
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Driver Convicted of Possession 2 Weeks ago Arrested for Possession at Checkpoint
web posted May 9, 2014
MERRIWETHER – A Warrenville man was arrested at a safety checkpoint Wednesday night after an Edgefield County Deputy noticed a strong odor of marijuana coming from the car when he asked the driver for his drivers license. The deputy asked if there was anything illegal in the car and the driver said no. He even granted permission for the car to be searched.
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Two STH Mock Trial Members Receive Scholarships from Bar
web posted May 9, 2014
COLUMBIA – The S.C. Bar Law Related Education (LRE) Division has announced nine recipients of the 2014 High School Mock Trial Scholarship and one recipient of the 2014 We the People Scholarship. Two of the nine come from Strom Thurmond High School's Mock Trial Team.
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Strom Thurmond Building Construction Technology Opens Doors to Careers
web posted May 9, 2014
JOHNSTON – The Building Construction Program is designed to prepare students to perform entry level carpentry tasks under the supervision of an experienced carpenter. Building Construction students receive instruction in framing, construction material, blueprint reading, and safety. Also included are instructions in site preparation, using power and hand tools, and applied mathematics.
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web posted May 9, 2014
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Wood Pellet Industry Gets DHEC Permit for Construction of Plant
web posted May 8, 2014
TRENTON – The Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) has granted the needed permit for a wood pellet plant that could locate on over 100 acres along Highway 121 just outside of Trenton. The industry, Piedmont Wood Pellet Johnston LLC, a division of Enova Energy Group out of Atlanta Ga., is expected to move quickly now that the most important hurdle has been overcome.
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Shooting Victim Expected to Recover, Investigation Continues
web posted May 8, 2014
JOHNSTON – Johnston Police Chief Chris Aston said that the victim of a home invasion and attempted murder Tuesday night is expected to recover from his injuries. Aston said Investigator Robinson was expected to try to speak to the victim late Wednesday afternoon. "I know he was in surgery well into the wee hours of the morning, so we haven't had a chance to talk to him". It has been released that drugs were found inside the home, thus prompting police to not search the home until being granted a search warrant.
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Sweetwater Community Center Renovations to Start Soon
web posted May 8, 2014
MERRIWETHER – The long awaited renovations at the Sweetwater Community Center, also known as the old Cooper's School, are just two steps away from breaking ground. Plans and engineering have been completed and are being placed out for bid, with bids due back by May 27. After that the county council will review the bids, and if one is accepted, work will begin shortly afterwards. It's a project that has been spearheaded by County Council Vice chair Genia Blackwell of Merriwether.
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NOTICE: Renovation of Sweetwater Community Center RFP # 05-27-2014
web posted May 8, 2014
NOTICE –  The County of Edgefield is accepting proposals for the Renovations of the Sweetwater Community Center located at 296 Sweetwater Road, Edgefield, South Carolina. Sealed proposal packages must be received no later than 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at the Edgefield County Administration Building, 124 Courthouse Square, Edgefield, SC.  Neither late nor faxed proposals will be accepted.
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Edgefield Passes First Reading on Budget, Discusses New Fire Truck
By Anne Waits
web posted May 8, 2014

EDGEFIELD – The first order of business at the Edgefield Town Council meeting Monday night was the swearing in of re-elected Council members Bill Jackson and Robert Rodgers, along with re-elected mayor, Ken Durham. Following the swearing in by Town Attorney Jennifer Sumner, Council approved the April 7, 2014 meeting minutes and the April 2014 financial report.
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Flowers by Janet Makes Mother's Day Extra Special
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web posted May 7, 2014

EDGEFIELD – No matter what plans you have for Mother's Day this Sunday, one thing for sure is flowers will top off any gift or celebration. Flowers by Janet, located at 328 Augusta Road (across from Slade Lake) has a special arrangement to mark the occasion for just $23.99. Call now to order ahead at 803-637-4144. Click on the photo for a larger view of the arrangement.

Wanted Man Arrested at Checkpoint
web posted May 8, 2014
MERRIWETHER – Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputies conducting a safety checkpoint on Gregory Lake Road Tuesday afternoon had an Augusta man pull up in a red truck. When asked for his drivers license the man stated he left it at home. When a records check by his name and date of birth came back, his South Carolina drivers license was suspended "indefinitely". And things just got worse for the driver.
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Religion: Keeper of the Stars
By Pastor Phillip Howle
web posted May 8, 2014

RELIGION – The other week I was riding in my car in silence trying to pray. Prayer is work for me. I enjoy it, but it does not come natural to me. For some, prayer is an effortless conversation with God, but my mind bounces from one person and need to another. My wife calls it ADD. One of my greatest foes to prayer is music. When I pray, my mind hits “shuffle” on every song I have ever heard. One this one occasion the song that came to my mind was an old country song from the early 90’s “I tip my hat to the keeper of the stars” by Tracy Byrd.
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Johnston Man Shot During Home Invasion
web posted May 7, 2014
JOHNSTON – A 22-year-old Johnston man called 911 to report someone entering his home and shooting him around 10:30 pm Tuesday. Johnston Police were the first to arrive on the scene at 103A Johnson Street, just off Lee Street. They reported the man had been shot at least twice, once in the upper right chest and a second wound to the lower left abdomen. A helicopter was called to transport the man to the Trauma Center in Augusta.
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Butler Derrick; Attorney, South Carolina Legislator, United States Congressman, Dies at 77
web posted May 7, 2014
EDGEFIELD – The Honorable Butler Carson Derrick, Jr., of Easley, South Carolina, died peacefully on May 5, 2014, at his home surrounded by family and loved ones.  His death came following months of illness.  A man whose courage, principles and integrity led him to make a difference in the lives of so many, he was held in high regard, from the Halls of Congress to the rural countryside of his own district.
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County Council Gives Budget Second Reading, Honors Locals
web posted May 7, 2014
EDGEFIELD – The Edgefield County Council held their May meeting Tuesday evening with a five page agenda, but finished the meeting in less than 39 minutes. In addition to a second reading on the budget, council heard a presentation by Allen Easler of Cornerstone, passed resolutions honoring Ms. Tori Whatley of Merriwether and the Sullivan Family, whose roots date back to 1790 in Edgefield, before their Family reunion, and made appointments to boards.
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County Council Honors Chess Champion Tori Whatley at Tuesday's Meeting
web posted May 7, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Merriwether has claim to one of the biggest stars on the national chess stage, and she is now poised to make that star shine even brighter. Tori Whatley, a Strom Thurmond Senior, has accepted a scholarship to Webster University where she will be a member of the #1 ranked collegiate chess team. She was honored Tuesday evening by the county council with a resolution sponsored by Vice-chair Genia Blackwell.
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Man Burning Leaves Burns up Neighbor's Truck
web posted May 7, 2014
COUNTY LINE – A Casalina Drive man who started out burning a pile of leaves found himself fighting a spreading fire and call 911 to request the County Line Fire Department to respond to a burning truck at his neighbor's house when the fire got out of control.
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Flowers by Janet Makes Mother's Day Extra Special
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web posted May 7, 2014

EDGEFIELD – No matter what plans you have for Mother's Day this Sunday, one thing for sure is flowers will top off any gift or celebration. Flowers by Janet, located at 328 Augusta Road (across from Slade Lake) has a special arrangement to mark the occasion for just $23.99. Call now to order ahead at 803-637-4144. Click on the photo for a larger view of the arrangement.

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web posted May 7, 2014
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Johnston Man Shot During Home Invasion
web posted May 6, 2014  10:58 pm
JOHNSTON – Johnston Police and Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputies and Investigators, EMS have been called to a home on the 100 block of Johnson Street with a report of a man being shot by intruders around 10:30 pm. At this time it is reported that he was shot twice, once in the upper right chest and a second shot into the lower left side abdomen. A helicopter transport has been called and will be landing at the intersection of Highway 25, 121 and 19 in Trenton. This is a breaking story and Edgefield Daily will have more as information becomes available.
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Former Congressman Butler Carson Derrick, Jr. Dies at 77
6web posted May 6, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Congressman Butler Carson Derrick, Jr., former Congressman for the Third District of South Carolina, 1975-1995, passed at his home in Easley, S.C., at 2:03 Monday afternoon, May 5, 2014. He was surrounded by his family as he died peacefully. Derrick was diagnosed with cancer in October. He was 77 years old and had a lifetime of public service. Funeral arrangements have not been finalized and will be released later.
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California Woman in Trench Coat Removed From Gov. Haley Visit to Johnston
web posted May 6, 2014
JOHNSTON – South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley visited the Big Smiles Farm owned by Sonny Yonce in a closed media event Monday morning at 10 am to view the crop damage to the peach industry caused by the long winter and a late frost. However, a California woman decided she would attend the event uninvited, and wearing a trench coat to boot on a warm sunny morning.
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Supreme Court Upholds Prayer at Council Meetings
web posted May 6, 2014
NATION – The United States Supreme Court upheld prayer to open council meetings and other government functions in a ruling released on Monday. The ruling upheld a previous ruling in 1983, that held that the Nebraska Legislature could open session with prayer. The case was originally filed against the town of Greece, N.Y. Local County Council members have commented on the decision as their meetings open with prayer as well.
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Burglary Suspect Confronted by Victim, Arrested Within Hours of Crime
web posted May 6, 2014
BETTIS ACADEMY – A Bettis Academy man called the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office a Trenton man breaking into a home on Bettis Academy Extension Sunday evening. The suspect, identified as 39-year-old Ricky Lee Hill, was found to be hiding behind a door in the mother's bedroom, and when confronted, "pushed" the woman's son out of the way and fled the scene on foot.
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Blind Man Robbed of Gold Ring at Home
web posted May 6, 2014
COUNTY LINE – A Clearwater woman called the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office Sunday afternoon to report someone coming to her father's door claiming to be someone else and then stealing a gold ring off his finger by demanding the man hand it over. The woman's father is blind, and he opened the door because the person claimed to be his grandchild's father.
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County Native Promoted to Master Chief Petty Officer in Navy
web posted May 6, 2014
COUNTY – Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer Terrance D. McManus of Edgefield County, has been selected for promotion to the rank of Master Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy. Master Chief Petty Officer is the ninth and highest enlisted rate in the U. S. Navy and they constitute the top 1 percent of enlisted members of the Navy. McManus, an electronic technician with 20 years of military service, is assigned to the amphibious dock landing ship USS Gunston Hall (LSD 44).
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web posted May 6, 2014
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Planning Commission to hold Public Hearing on Installation of Cell Phone Tower in Merriwether
web posted May 5, 2014
EDGEFIELD – The Edgefield County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing regarding allowing a 310 foot cell phone tower to be placed on West Five Notch Road on property adjoining Copeland Circle off Murrah Road. Comments will be accepted at the meeting on Thursday night, 6 pm, at the County Council Chambers.
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31st Peach Blossom Festival - Great Crowds and Great Weather
web posted May 5, 2014
JOHNSTON – With perfect weather gracing the Town of Johnston Saturday, the 31st Peach Blossom Festival - the first of the year in the county - brought an estimated 2,000 or more out to enjoy the great food, fun and activities downtown. The parade kicked off the events with this year's Grand Marshals being First Responders and local Fire Departments who worked tirelessly to clear roads and aid those in need during the historic late February snow and Ice Storm.
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Trailer, Golf Cart Stolen Along Hwy 378 During Same Timeframe
web posted May 5, 2014
COUNTY – An Edgefield County Sheriff's Deputy responded to two calls on Thursday morning a little over an hour apart of people reporting thefts. The first a $3,500 E-Z-GO custom golf cart on the 900 block of Hwy 378 east and the second of a 5x12 foot utility trailer taken from a home on the 400 block of Hwy 378 west, both stolen overnight.
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Whatley Takes Third At Southern Girls Regional Chess Championships
web posted May 5, 2014  File Photo
MERRIWETHER – Interestingly enough, Strom Thurmond High School senior, Tori Whatley's last local chess tournament was just created this year.  Also interesting is the fact that the Southern Girls Regional Chess Championships was held in Charlotte, North Carolina which is also known as "Queen City". This past Saturday, over thirty of the South's most respectable female players from three states descended on the picturesque campus of Providence Day School to determine which of  these "southern belles" had the deadliest attack skills.  It was a notable day for the Edgefield County champion.
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Edgefield Daily Classifieds: Buy, Sell, Trade for Free
web posted May 5, 2014
COUNTY – Check out Edgefield Daily's Classifieds for great deals on cars, homes, land and ATV offerings. Advertise your yard sale for free. Local job listings as well.  
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Family Pet Leads to Return of Lost Child
web posted May 3, 2014
COUNTY LINE – A Trailside Drive woman heard her dogs barking Thursday afternoon and saw a very small child walking down the road with a small brown dog following behind the child. The woman went outside and got the child out of the roadway and called the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office to report the lost child. However, it was the dog, not the child, that led to the child being returned home.
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web posted May 2, 2014
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SC Senate Pushes Back on Common Core
web posted May 2, 2014
COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Senate, by unanimous vote on Thursday, gave initial approval to H.3893, legislation giving control and oversight of education standards back to the state. In order to minimize the likelihood of out-of-state standards like "Common Core" from expanding into South Carolina, this bill will require the General Assembly's approval of K-12 education standards going forward.
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Burglars Steal over $15K in Jewelry, Guns and Electronics
web posted May 2, 2014
COUNTY LINE – A Jacob McKie Road couple called the Sheriff's Office Wednesday night after arriving home and discovering they had been the victims of a burglary. The couple told a deputy they were gone from the home from around 6 pm until arriving back around 9 pm and discovered the burglary. The bulk of valuables stolen included over $10,000 in jewelry.
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Edgefield County Names Raymond Batchelor as EMS Director
web posted May 2, 2014
EDGEFIELD – Raymond Batchelor has been named the Edgefield County EMS Director.  He has been serving as interim director since the retirement of Jewel Plaxco in April and will officially take over as the full-time Director on Monday, May 5, 2014.
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Weather Looks Great for 31st Peach Blossom Festival Saturday
web posted May 2, 2014
JOHNSTON – All roads lead to Johnston this weekend for the 31st annual Johnston Peach Blossom Festival beginning at 9 am and continuing until 5 pm and packed with good food, great entertainment, crafts, and loads of family fun. The parade will get underway at 10:30 am followed by a full day of activities for the whole family.

Merriwether Woman Leaves Home One Hour and is Burglarized
web posted May 2, 2014
MERRIWETHER – A Murrah Road woman left her home around 1 pm Wednesday only to return an hour later to find her door pried open and over $1,200 in electronics missing and called 911 to report the burglary.
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Gov. Nikki Haley Signs Emma’s Law in DUI Crackdown
web posted May 1, 2014
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. Nikki Haley was today joined by the South Carolina Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), members of the General Assembly, David and Karen Longstreet, and the family of Josiah Jenkins for the ceremonial signing of Senate Bill 137, “Emma’s Law.”
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House Robbed Within an Hour
web posted May 1, 2014
COUNTY LINE – A Square Circle Ranch Road man called the Sheriff's Office to report a burglary and he had been away from his home less than an hour. Deputies were close by and arrived in less than three minutes of the call and others fanned out looking for the possible suspect.
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Park Row Market BBQ Buffet Tonight
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web posted May 1, 2014

EDGEFIELD – The Park Row Market BBQ Buffet will be on the menu starting at 5 pm - until Thursday night. Bring the whole family for the All You Can Eat buffet for just $8.95 per person. Click on their banner above for daily specials and Like them on FaceBook. Live entertainment will begin at 7 pm.

Religion: Underwhelmed and Disappointed
By Pastor Phillip Howle
web posted May 1, 2014

RELIGION – A few years back one of my favorite places to eat was Wild Wings in Augusta. It was particularly at lunch that I loved to go. They had an all you can eat wing buffet which included soup and tater tots. I would go there every chance I could. I especially loved going with my wife, who never looks better than when she has wing sauce all around her face! But one sad day this all came to an end. I went to lunch with a buddy from church and as we walked in something looked different.
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web posted May 1, 2014
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