VillageChurch movie, music set for Friday at Doko Park

BLYTHEWOOD – In Biblical terms, it was a night to behold, complete with a multitude. The VillageChurch outdid itself two years ago when it hosted a musical event in Doko Park for the entire community. There were 10 food trucks, 3 game tents, 2 bounce houses, a big slide, 2 balloon tents, a popcorn machine, […]

Calling high school filmmakers

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood film maker Ray Smith is calling for film entries for the second annual Doko Film Fest to be held March 13 and 14 in Blythewood. “The Fest is open to high school-aged filmmakers from South Carolina and beyond,” Smith said.  For more information about the Fest, submissions, photos and to view winning […]

Northeast Recycling Event

The Big Grab is on!

BLYTHEWOOD/FAIRFIELD COUNTY – Shops, restaurants, service stations, hotels and other merchants in Blythewood, Winnsboro and Ridgeway are stocked and ready for the invasion that will happen this weekend, Sept. 6 and 7, when the eighth annual 50-mile Big Grab yard sale descends on the three towns and everything in between. Already businesses and residents along […]

Octoberfest set for Oct. 5

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Chamber of Commerce will sponsor an Octoberfest in Doko Meadows Park on Oct. 5, from 1 p.m. – 10 p.m. The family-friendly event will be free and will feature live German bands, a biergarten, German cuisine, an Almabtrieb cow parade, cow patty bingo and other contests “It’s going to be a […]

Kitten Adoption Special – Aug 24

PTP’s Big Bad Musical is a hoot and a howl

WINNSBORO – The Big Bad Musical was a howling good time with a twist on the old fairy tales that gave us paws, uh…pause.  The ladies and gentlemen of the jury—the audience—had to decide if the Big Bad Wolf was guilty of blowing down the houses of the 3 Little Pigs, eating sheep, and devouring […]

Dog event set for Doko Park

BLYTHEWOOD – If you and your dog(s) are looking for fun stuff to do together, you won’t want to miss the Woof Walk Wag event at Doko Meadows Park in Blythewood Sunday, Oct. 6, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Benefiting SQ Rescue, Woof Walk Wag will offer pet related vendors  (sign up soon if […]

FCAC features ‘Friends Hanging Together’

RIDGEWAY – The Fairfield County Arts Council (FCAC) featured “Friends Hanging Together,” as their First Friday Art Show on Aug. 2. Winnsboro artist Barbara Yongue and Gerard Erley exhibited their work from 5:30 – 8 p.m., and those paintings will remain on display for viewing at 115 S. Palmer St. in Ridgeway until mid-September. Barbara […]

Big Grab set for Sept. 6-7

BLYTHEWOOD/FAIRFIELD – Whether you’re buying or selling, it’s time to get ready for the annual 50-mile Big Grab community yard sale. If you have space for vendors to set up to sell their wares, contact the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce in Winnsboro (803-635-4242) or Liz Humphries at Blythewood Consignment in Blythewood (803-691-6808). The sale is […]