Veterans Day event postponed to Nov. 7

This event has been postponed to Sunday, Nov. 7. BLYTHEWOOD – The Town of Blythewood and Blythewood Historical Society and Museum will honor veterans during the town’s 6th annual Veterans’ Day Celebration on Saturday, Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Doko Meadows Park. Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott will be the guest […]

Haunted in Winnsboro

WINNSBORO – The annual Woman’s Club ghost walk through downtown Winnsboro the day before Halloween offered everything a ghost enthusiastic could hope for. Members of the Pine Tree Players portrayed prominent figures from Winnsboro’s past and took part as guides, taking almost 40 guests in four separate groups through the dark to haunted gardens and […]

Big Crowd, Big Fun

RIDGEWAY – With new sod on the ground at the Jeep Rogers YMCA, VillageChurch had to find a new venue for its popular Lake Scar-0-Lina fall festival, according to VC Pastor Erik Estep. The Farm at Ridgeway was a perfect location and large enough to accommodate one of the largest crowds of families the Town […]

Trick Or Treat from First Methodist

WINNSBORO – First United Methodist Church in Winnsboro hosted a trunk or treat on Oct. 30 following Pumpkinfest in downtown Winnsboro. Members dressed up and decorated their trunks to pass out candy.

Pumpkinfest 2021

Blair Fair at Store34

BLAIR – Fall shoppers took to Highway 34 in western Fairfield County for Store34’s Blair Fair. Vendors ranged from jewelry, woodwork and art to wreaths, pottery, produce and food. Store34 is located at 18438 Newberry Road in Blair.

Fall Festival at Sandy Level Baptist Church

BLYTHEWOOD – From free hot dog dinners and hay rides to inflatables and trunk or treating, Sandy Level Baptist Church welcomed Halloween weekend with lots of smiling faces last Friday night. The event also served as a food drive for Christian Assistance Bridge.

Ghost Walk, Pumpkinfest set for Saturday

WINNSBORO – Expect something scary to happen during the Winnsboro Woman’s Club annual Ghost Walk on Saturday, Oct. 30. Guides in costume leading the way through downtown will carry lanterns as they lead groups of adults on tours at 7 p.m. and again at 8:30 p.m. through nine haunted structures and many historic homes and […]

Area Christmas parades scheduled

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood, Ridgeway and Winnsboro Christmas parades return this year after they didn’t happen last year due to concerns over the pandemic. Winnsboro Parade The first of the three parades will be the Winnsboro parade on Sunday, Nov. 28. It will start at 5:15 p.m. with the theme, Winter Wonderland. Those who would like […]

Late Night Hoops set for Friday

BLYTHEWOOD – The Richland County Recreation Commission will host Late Night Hoops for Teens on Friday, Oct. 22 from 9 – 11 p.m. at Blythewood Park (126 Boney Road, Blythewood). The co-ed event, sponsored by Metro by T-Mobile, Hibbett Sports, and 100.1 the Beat, is for teens ages 13 to 18. The competition will test […]