Ridge Riders, POTR donations help make Christmas happen in Ridgeway

RIDGEWAY – The Ridge Riders showed up at Geiger Elementary School bright and early Friday morning and handed the school’s Principal, Myra Bramlett a $2,000 check. “We want all the kids in Fairfield County to have a Merry Christmas this year,” Ridge Riders President Dwight Robertson said. Accepting the check, Bramlett thanked the group for […]

Regional Transit Rodeo

WINNSBORO – County council recognized the Fairfield Transit department at Monday night’s council meeting for their award winning participation earlier this month in the Regional Transit Rodeo competition. Director of the county’s transit system, Diana White, center, introduced, from left, Darryl Stout and Stephon Willingham of the maintenance department which won second overall in the […]

Checkin’ in for Check Ups

BLYTHEWOOD – Winston, the Ridgeway greyhound who won an unprecedented three consecutive national championships for amateur oval track racing in North America before he retired, stopped by the semi-annual Heartworm clinic at SPAWS Doggie Daycare and Grooming in Blythewood with owner Randy Bright on Saturday to have his nails trimmed. Casey O’Rorke who is Winston’ […]

Blythewood Farmer’s Market

BLYTHEWOOD – It was a chilly, sunny day at the Blythewood Farmer’s Market’s second annual Holiday Market on Saturday. Vickie and Renee Woodard brought their Dazzling Sweets booth. Kevin and Connie Benson stroll with their toddler Captain.

Blythewood Middle Gives Back

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood Middle School delivered over 6,000 items to Christian Assistance Bridge in Blythewood last week. Pictured above is one of the six truck loads Blythewood Middle School delivered last Thursday and Friday.

Shopping Small at the Holiday Market

Cobblestone Christmas

BLYTHEWOOD – The Christmas Craft Show at Cobblestone Park Amenity was a world of Christmas with almost 60 vendors and lots of room to shop. There was a huge selection of handmade jewelry, art, wreaths, candles, artwork and a great food truck outside the door.

Lighting up Blythewood for the holiday season

BLYTHEWOOD – At the behest of former Town Administrator Brian Cook, the Town of Blythewood stepped out last year like never before in its Christmas finery – lights everywhere, more lights than ever before wrapped around tree trunks and branches, outlining town hall and along the streets. Cook, who left Blythewood at the end of […]

Holiday Market Opens Sat.

WINNSBORO – The first of four big Holiday Markets will open this Saturday, Nov. 20 at the Fairfield County market building in downtown Winnsboro. Hosted by the Fairfield County Farmers and Artisans Market, this market day and others on Nov. 27, Dec. 4 and Dec. 11 will feature vendors selling unique holiday gifts – leather […]

Volunteer snags $10K donation for shelter

WINNSBORO – Last week, Petco Love recognized Fairfield County Animal Shelter volunteer Samira Yaghi as one of five Unsung Heroes in the nation for her hard work and devotion to helping the animals of Fairfield County. The honor was accompanied by a $10,000 check for the Fairfield County Animal Shelter where Yaghi volunteers. As one […]