About Andy Johnston

Andy is the director of marketing at Savannah Lakes Village. He's a photography nerd and a lover of all things geek. When he's not helping tell the story of why Savannah Lakes Village is an amazing place to live, he's usually spending time with his wife and five kids. Andy thinks sleep is overrated.
Andy can be reached by email or on the phone at (864) 391-4116.

Entries by Andy Johnston

A New Way to Live at the Lake: Lakefront Condos on Lake Thurmond

April 19, 2019 / in Lakefront Condos /

Since the inception of Savannah Lakes Village in the late 1980s, people have been fond of the idea of living at Lake Thurmond (or Clarks Hill Lake — depending on where you live!). "Charter members" of the community were keen on the vision of a vibrant lakefront community with top-notch amenities and and pristine outdoor experiences. The vast majority of those[...]

Even the Birds Know Spring is a Good Time to Move In to a New Home at Savannah Lakes

March 26, 2019 / in Real Estate, Nature /

The title is a little cliché, but it's true! The birds found in Sumter National Forest all around our community take advantage of the milder weather of spring to make a move and establish a new home. Whether it's animal-like instinctive behavior or a function of other life situations and logistics, people tend to consider new homes in the spring as well.

We[...]

McCormick County Featured in Segment on Augusta ABC Affiliate WJBF's “Local Living” Program

 

Savannah Lakes is thrilled to be a part of the greater community of McCormick County.

Local Living is a local lifestyle and home-related show that airs on WJBF, the[...]

WJBF's “Local Living” Segment with Our Developer

All Eyes on Augusta! And Don't Forget to Play the Game We Love.

March 1, 2019 / in Play The Lake, Golf /

Ah, the first full week in April — Masters Week! It's the Rite of Spring that awakens a deep longing in the heart of every golfer. We join the chorus of awe at the spectacle of the tournament at Augusta National Golf Club. It's a joy to behold, and we realize how fortunate we are to be positioned less than an hour away from this incredible event.

Village & Developer Received Award of Excellence for Business

February 11, 2019 / in Press Releases /

The McCormick County Chamber of Commerce recently co-awarded SLV and the Savannah Lakes Real Estate and Development Center with the Award of Excellence for Business. The presentation of this award was quite a surprise to SLV representatives in attendance and to representatives from the Development Partner. Bob Stockton is a reporter for the McCormick Messenger,[...]

Member/Guest 2018: Showcasing the SLV Lifestyle and Golf

October 17, 2018 / /

Our men's Member/Guest Invitational Tournament is an annual affair, one that we look forward to every year.

The 2018 Member/Guest event kicked off on a balmy Thursday, October 4 and concluded Saturday, October 6. Our roster of players and guests included fathers and sons, brothers, friends, and even a few former neighbors. The guests hailed from 17 different[...]

SLV Women’s Golf Association (WGA) Opens 2018 Season

April 30, 2018 / in Women's Golf Association /

by Mary Ruth Hayworth

Thursday February 22 was not only the opening coffee of the SLV Women’s Golf Association (WGA) but also gorgeous weather following the opening for 60+ to enjoy a round of 9 or 18 holes at the beautiful Monticello course.

Barb Shelley, 2018 WGA President, is supported by officers Terri McCarbery, VP; Diana Bricely, Secretary; and Mary[...]

Top Ten Reasons for Living in Savannah Lakes Village

April 26, 2018 / in Living, Real Estate /

Here’s a list of some of the most common reasons families and couples absolutely love living in this South Carolina lakefront golf and sporting community.

#10 | “Not Now Honey, I’m Video Conferencing”

Just because Savannah Lakes is encompassed by one of the most scenic and preserved areas within the southeast (see reason #3), doesn’t mean that you can’t be[...]

Charleston Menu: Enjoy Chef John's Exquisite Lowcountry Cuisine

March 5, 2018 / in Living, Food & Beverage /

Thursday, March 15, 2018Dinner Service Begins: 5:00pm

Rainbow Row. The Battery. Patriot's Point. The Market.

Charleston, South Carolina is one of America's iconic cities. The centuries since its founding have given rise to some unique cultural and culinary traditions. Chef John Caswell has assembled a limited menu of soups, salads, entrées and desserts that[...]