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SC river among 'most endangered'

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Edisto River has again made the list of the nation's top 10 most-endangered rivers.The conservation group American Rivers released the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-07/sc-river-among-most-endanger
Reform bill could require S.C. farms to get permits for water withdrawal

...Busbee, who grew up near the Edisto River with family roots in farming...year from the south fork of the Edisto River near Windsor.Michigan-based...critical for the health of the Edisto River."What it means to the Edisto...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-17/reform-bill-could-require-sc
Ramblin' Rhodes: Series bring pianists, singers, bluegrass artists to stage

...Lonesome River Band, Dirty Kitchen Band and local groups along with farm-fresh food and spectacular views of North Edisto River. Tickets are $40 in advance and $50 at the gate. For more information, visit edistoislandbluegrass.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-06/ramblin-rhodes-series
Joyce Kinder

...childhood home was in North Augusta, she grew up on, maintained a cabin on, and thrived on and within the banks of the Edisto River near Denmark, SC. She loved "Mother Edisto" in all her seasons. It was here that she dispensed the largest amount...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173103694
Missing SC boaters found; 1 dead, 1 hospitalized

...after a weekend fishing trip in Charleston County.The Coast Guard said the boaters were found on high ground near the Edisto River around 7 a.m. Monday after leaving on a fishing trip from Edisto Island on Saturday. The Coast Guard and other agencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-31/missing-boats-found-sc-coast
Friends of the Edisto reaches agreement on water withdrawal planned by potato farm

...settlement with a Michigan-based agribusiness over the company's plans to siphon water from the South Fork of the Edisto River.Friends of the Edisto and Walther Farms agreed to concessions offered by the company, including cutting water withdrawals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-28/friends-edisto-reaches-agreem
Campaign calls potato farm critics 'extremists'

...that would draw billions of gallons of water from the Edisto River are feeling under attack as South Carolina's most...critics are conservative, lifelong residents of the Edisto River basin who contend they're just trying to protect the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-25/campaign-calls-potato-farm-cr
Conservationists oppose Aiken County potato farm, question water law

...Protecting the cool blackwaters of the Edisto River from a mega-sized potato farm...weak water withdrawal law.On the Edisto River's south fork near Windsor, S...natural resource," he said.The Edisto River is the longest free-flowing blackwater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-12/conservationists-oppose-aiken
SC fisherman's body found on river

The body of an 81-year-old Williston fisherman was found early Thursday on the Edisto River.According to Aiken Coroner Tim Carlton, John Champy Sr. had left his home Wednesday to go fishing and had not returned. A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-18/sc-fishermans-body-found-rive
Floods, washed out roads in soggy S.C.

...County, where the Waccamaw River went over its banks, or in Bamberg, Dorchester and Colleton counties, where the Edisto River is reaching levels not seen in 40 years.The rains have washed out several roads and caused sinkholes to form on others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-21/floods-washed-out-roads-soggy