Wings & Wheels

There was something for everyone at the Fairfield County Airport’s Wings and Wheels Festival last Saturday. The event was highlighted with good food, face painting, airplanes and cars and emergency service vehicles on site, and helicopter and fixed wing rides.

Fairfield County twins become area’s youngest pilots

GREENBRIER – The Fairfield County twins who celebrated their 16th birthday last year with their first solo flight as student pilots just hit a bigger milestone on their 17th: both teens earned their license to fly. “I definitely prefer flying over driving,” says Logan Steed, who received his pilot’s license on April 25, as did […]

Paul Dove named SC Lion of the Year

WINNSBORO – Winnsboro’s Paul Dove was named the state’s top Lion on Saturday. A Lion for 31 years, Dove, 78, is currently a past president of the Winnsboro Lions Club and has served in every Lions Club office over the years except one – that of International Director. “He says he’s not going there,” said […]

Fairfield Farmers’ Market to open May 21

WINNSBORO – Fairfield County Farmers and Artisans Market will open Saturday, May 21 with more vendors, more choices, food trucks, children’s amusements and more fun that ever. “We’ll have lots and lots of vegetables and farm goods,” said the market’s co-manager Michelle Taylor. “Plus we’ll have some new vendors – a cute clothing boutique, jewelry, […]

Happy Mother’s Day

Still need to purchase a nice gift for a special mother? Mary Kay baskets in various price ranges will be available this weekend under the bright pink Mary Kay tent in front of Doko Station.

Fairfield Coop breaks ground on new Winnsboro office –

WINNSBORO – A groundbreaking ceremony was held Monday morning to officially mark the start of construction for the new Fairfield Electric Cooperative office in Winnsboro. The new building will be in the same location as the former building at 3129 U.S. Highway 321 North, in Winnsboro.  “The board of trustees looked at several options of […]

Thank You!

It was another great yard sale this year – the fifth annual- for the friends and furs of the Fairfield County Animal Shelter. Even with all the events in the area last weekend, it was a great turnout of shoppers and supporters. And the community volunteers pictured here made it happen. The results? Lots of […]

Movie in the Park

Yaghi’s service wins $25K for Fairfield shelter

WINNSBORO – According to those who know her, Fairfield County Animal Shelter volunteer Samira Yaghi is the personification of a hero. And on Monday, out of five finalists nationwide, Yaghi was named Petco’s National Unsung Hero for her volunteer work with the Fairfield County Animal Shelter. And that honor brings with it $25,000 to the […]

Easter in the Park

BLYTHEWOOD – Sandy Level Baptist Church celebrated Easter at Doko Meadows Sunday morning with a children’s egg hunt followed by a church service at the amphitheater.