BW Tree lighting set for Sunday

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Christmas season begins every year at town hall with the lighting of the town Christmas tree. This year will be no different. It will happen this Sunday after Thanksgiving, Nov. 28 at 5 p.m. Freeway Music students Ava Swindler and Emmalyn Gilbreth will perform prior to the opening of the ceremony. […]

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 Farmer’s Market

BLYTHEWOOD – It was a chilly, sunny day at the Blythewood Farmer’s Market’s second annual Holiday Market on Saturday. Vickie and Renee Woodard brought their Dazzling Sweets booth. Kevin and Connie Benson stroll with their toddler Captain.

Cobblestone Christmas

BLYTHEWOOD – The Christmas Craft Show at Cobblestone Park Amenity was a world of Christmas with almost 60 vendors and lots of room to shop. There was a huge selection of handmade jewelry, art, wreaths, candles, artwork and a great food truck outside the door.

Lighting up Blythewood for the holiday season

BLYTHEWOOD – At the behest of former Town Administrator Brian Cook, the Town of Blythewood stepped out last year like never before in its Christmas finery – lights everywhere, more lights than ever before wrapped around tree trunks and branches, outlining town hall and along the streets. Cook, who left Blythewood at the end of […]

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 […]

Christmas Eve in the Fields

BLYTHEWOOD – For the past ten years, Blythewood Presbyterian Church has gathered outside on Christmas Eve for worship, encouragement and fellowship – Christmas Eve in the Fields. This year, Christmas Eve in the Fields will again be outdoors, but with a few COVID-19 modifications: there is plenty of space at 441 Rimer Pond Road to […]

The Grinch in Blythewood

BLYTHEWOOD – If the Grinch was determined to ruin Christmas for the children in Blythewood last weekend, he failed miserably. He made several appearances around town over three days, including seeing the Blythewood High School cheerleaders off to the state championship qualifier competition on Friday and on Sunday entertained at the children’s playground at Doko […]

It’s Christmas in Blythewood!

BLYTHEWOOD – As Freeway Music maker, Sophia Lynch, strummed her guitar to set the mood for the Town of Blythewood’s annual tree lighting, Town Councilman Donald Brock, Jr., welcomed a hundred or so guests socially distanced across the front lawn of the Town Hall. “For more than 20 years, the town hall tree lighting has […]

BW & RW to light trees this weekend

BLYTHEWOOD/RIDGEWAY – Ridgeway will host the Lights of Ridgeway on Friday, Dec. 4, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Ridgeway Town Hall. Following the tree lighting, everyone is invited to tour the town’s Christmas lights – routes will be provided. There will also be shopping and dining specials at the town’s shops and restaurants. […]