The sun shined on Ridgeway parade

Parades, tree lightings, markets, plays, shopping and more ahead

FAIRFIELD COUNTY – While shopping Fairfield stores is already in full swing, the Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce is upping the game with its annual Shop Fairfield First program that starts Friday, Dec. 6.. Participating merchants in downtown Ridgeway and Winnsboro will receive signup slips to be filled out by the customer when making a […]

Shop Small on Saturday

FAIRFIELD COUNTY – While Black Friday kicks off the Christmas holidays in many towns, the magic day in Fairfield County is the next day – Shop Small Saturday. “After a big day of shopping the big stores on Black Friday, come back home to Winnsboro and Ridgeway for some really great shopping on Saturday in […]

Town tree lighting set for Sunday

Town tree lighting set for Sunday BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Christmas Tree Lighting is set for Sunday, Dec. 1, from 5 – 6 p.m. in the front yard of Town Hall. The Christmas season officially begins in Blythewood with the annual lighting of the town’s Christmas tree. Music will be provided by Vance & Jeannie […]

Holiday Market draws crowd

BLYTHEWOOD – The new location for the Blythewood Artist Guild’s Holiday Market was the right choice for the group’s 10th anniversary Market, guild member Brenda Konitzer said following the three day event. The Guild had held its Market in the IGA shopping center for the last nine years, moving its operation this year to the […]

Market in new location

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Artists Guild will mark the 10th anniversary of its Holiday Market with a move to a new location – the Columbia Country Club located in LongCreek Plantation. This year’s market, set for Nov. 21 – 23, will feature 30 or so vendors selling arts, crafts, books by local writers, handmade jewelry, […]

BW tree lighting set for Dec. 1

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Christmas Tree Lighting is set for Sunday, Dec. 1, from 5 – 6 p.m. in the front yard of Town Hall. The Christmas season officially begins in Blythewood with the annual lighting of the town’s Christmas tree. Music will be provided by various church choirs, Free Way Music students and others. […]

Hoof & Paw raises $30K for animals

COLUMBIA – “Without a doubt, it was the best one yet,” Kathy Faulk, said about this year’s Evening in the Garden, the Hoof and Paw Benevolent Society’s annual fundraiser. Faulk served as chairperson of the event. Held Saturday at Woodley’s Garden Center on Two Notch Road amid lights, plants and music, the event sold almost […]

Shop Small Saturday – Winnsboro and Ridgeway

Blythewood Artists Guild 10th Anniversary Holiday Market