Thank You!

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Behavioral Health Services (FBHS) recognized departing board members Rev. Quincy Pringle, Jannita Gaston and Randy Small during a board meeting Aug. 19. They also welcomed new board member Sean McNight.

Something to Talk About

WINNSBORO – Erin Bagwell, Marybeth Miller and Deborah Rollison cut the ribbon for their new shop last week. Located at 1130 Kincaid Bridge Road in Winnsboro, the consignment shop is spacious and full of everything you’ve been looking for, Rollison said. The store is open M, T, and Th – Sat from 10 – 5. […]

Shades of Blue

WINNSBORO – Robbie Martin opened her third shop recently, this one in downtown Winnsboro, with a ribbon cutting, assisted by Mayor Roger Gaddy, friends and family. Called Shades of Blue, the boutique is located at 143 S. Congress Street and will be open W – F from 11 – 5, Sat from 10-6 and Sun […]

Burger King opening in Winnsboro

WINNSBORO – A new Burger King is going up in Winnsboro and is expected to be open around Oct. 5. Located on the Bypass adjacent to KJ’s Food Mart, the 3,200 square-foot fast food restaurant will be the chain’s prototype store with a double drive-thru, according to Ben Wasser, Chief Operating Officer of Carolina Franchise […]

The deed is done – Doko Depot is sold!

BLYTHEWOOD – Approximately seven years after council voted in August, 2012, to pursue an economic development project that was characterized as the site where a replica of the town’s original train depot would be built, it appears that the disposition of that replica, the Doko Depot spec building, which sits across from Town Hall, has […]

New Owners – New Club: Introducing the Blythewood Country Club

BLYTHEWOOD – The new Blythewood Country Club open house on Friday welcomed an outdoor patio full of guests to the new look of the former Windermere Club. Fred Layman, the club’s manager, introduced Jorge Martinez, the president and Principle Partner, COO David Biscan and other principles of the new venture. Guests enjoyed live music and […]

Cutting the Ribbon

BLYTHEWOOD – Mayor J. Michael Ross, center assisted by Theresa and Rich McKendrick cut the ribbon Friday for their new consignment shop, 212 Main Consignment, in Blythewood. Holding the ribbon at left is the co-owner of the building, Duane Walker. At right is Kristen Bennini, former owner of Bits & Pieces at the same location. […]

Barn Express reopens Thursday, Aug. 1

WINNSBORO – Answering the prayers lifted up by many folks in Fairfield County the last two months, Jennifer Boone has re-opened the popular Barn Express. It opened Thursday morning at 10 a.m. It’s going to be the same, but different, the longtime co-owner of the restaurant told The Voice earlier in the week. “It will […]

Sandwich boards OK; feather flags not

BLYTHEWOOD – After passing an amendment on first reading, June 24, to the town’s sign ordinance to allow sandwich board signs and eliminate feather signs in the town limits, council further tweaked sign regulations before passing second and final reading 5-0 on Monday evening. Town Administrator Brian Cook added a definition for sandwich board signs […]

Council leases former fire station for Ridgeway retail

RIDGEWAY – Continuing concerns about how Ridgeway’s new water tower turned out, prompted an executive session at the beginning of the Town Council meeting Thursday evening. ‘Contractual Matter regarding Civil Engineering of Columbia (CEC),’ was the stated reason on the agenda for the executive session. Following the session, Councilman Rufus Jones made a motion to […]