BW Artists Guild shares holiday spirit with Fairfield Animal Shelter

BLYTHEWOOD – When the Blythewood Artists Guild opens the doors for its Holiday Market at the Manor on Dec. 2, the vendors will be offering more than an array of handmade Christmas décor, jewelry, candies, fashion accessories and holiday gifts. The Guild will also offer attendees the opportunity to donate much needed necessary supplies for […]

Blythewood Artists Guild Holiday Market

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 […]

Pig on the Ridge

RIDGEWAY – The crowd was big – about 4,500 over the two days according to senior steering committee member Rufus Jones – and the barbecue was plentiful.  “The rain held off and the people kept coming in,” Jones said of Ridgeway’s 22nd Annual Pig on the Ridge Festival. Pictured above are the barbecue winners. Left, […]

Pig on the Ridge set for Nov. 5-6

RIDGEWAY – The first weekend in November means one thing in Ridgeway: the Pig is back. Friday night’s “No Pigs allowed” runs from 6 – 10:30 p.m. with activities for kids, craft sales, a street party with DJ Doug Pauley, and delicious and different non-pork cuisine for sale. Saturday kicks off with the BBQ judging […]

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