Merriwether wants own high school

MERRIWETHER, S.C. - The coaxing begins at 5:15 a.m. In the cold...little time to teach. She would prefer her grandson at-tend Merriwether High School. Merriwether High is a school without teachers, without books, without...

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Merriwether deserves community high school now

AS CHAIR OFthe Merriwether Charter School Association, I commend...within the public school system. Merriwether Preparatory High School will allow...house up to 375 students eventually. Merriwether Middle School currently has approximately...

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Merriwether disappointed with new map

...political resentment burning in the Merriwether community, residents say. By a 4-3...have shifted its center of power to Merriwether, in the southern end of the county...new Edgefield County residents live. Merriwether residents said their numbers merit three...

Merriwether H.S. to be a reality

Last Aug. 27 I attended the Merriwether High School exploratory meeting...most extreme commute time from Merriwether to Strom Thurmond High School...way (almost two hours). For Merriwether residents to allow this overwhelming...

Merriwether voters attend forum

MERRIWETHER, S.C. - Edgefield County's first...a discussion than a debate. But the Merriwether community proved its interest in the...people filling the cafeteria tables at Merriwether Elementary to hear their candidates...

Panel OKs school for Merriwether

...south Edgefield County community of Merriwether who want a high school closer to their...Carolina Charter School Committee approved Merriwether's application this week. If Edgefield...hope it shows Edgefield County that Merriwether is a growing place." Reach Sara Bancroft...

Flames destroy house in Merriwether

A fire Friday morning cost a Merriwether community couple their home and most of their belongings...going to do." The fire occurred at 10:30 a.m., said Merriwether Fire Chief Rudy Brooks. A nearby resident noticed smoke coming...

Clues few in Merriwether shooting death

Edgefield County sheriff's investigators say details are few in the shooting that killed a Merriwether man early Saturday.Larry Sanders Jr., 28, died about 12:30 a.m. when a burglar came in through the front door of his...

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Mr. Albert Merriwether (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

...NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Albert "Oil" Merriwether, 47, passed away quietly Thursday...He was survived by his wife, Justee Merriwether, North Augusta; four daughters, Monique...Orleans, La., Demetria Smith and Alicia Merriwether, both of North Augusta; six brothers...

Mr. Moses Merriwether Jr. (JAMAICA, N.Y.)

...Funeral services for Mr. Moses Merriwether Jr., will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday...Craig S. Brown officiating. Mr. Merriwether, a native of Edgefield County was a...include his devoted wife, Allean McCain Merriwether; their loving children, Paulean...