Be an angel by adopting an angel

WINNSBORO – This is the 12th year that members of the Fairfield community have come together to participate in the Fairfield County Council on Aging’s Angel Tree event. To adopt a senior “Angel” – an older member of the community who may not be able to celebrate the holidays with loved ones – members of […]

RW cantata performed by choir members from 4 churches

RIDGEWAY – Thirty community choir members from The First Baptist Church of Ridgeway,   First Baptist Winnsboro, Aimwell Presbyterian (Ridgeway), and First United Methodist of Winnsboro presented the annual cantata – Emmanuel: Celebrating Heaven’s Child on Thursday, Dec. 9 and again on Sunday, Dec. 12. Following each nightly presentation, a reception was held for the community […]

Christmas arrives in Ridgeway this weekend

RIDGEWAY – The Ridgeway Christmas Parade will start at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 5 with the theme of ‘A Season of Hope.’ It will be the third straight day of Christmas festivities for the town with the tree lighting, Santa, carriage rides and caroling at 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 3 and a day […]

Adopt a senior citizen ‘angel’ for the holidays

WINNSBORO – Fairfield County Council on Aging (FCCOA) has restarted its Angel Tree project – a program that allows members of the community to adopt a senior client and provide holiday gifts for them. This is the 11th year for the program.  Many seniors are not able to join in the festivities of the holidays […]

Winnsboro kicks off Christmas on Sunday

WINNSBORO – The first Christmas parade of the season will be the Winnsboro parade this Sunday, Nov. 28. It will start at 5:15 p.m. with the theme, Winter Wonderland. Those who would like to participate can contact the Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce at 803-635-4242 or email [email protected] for a registration form. To participate, entries […]

Shopping Small at the 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 […]

Ridgeway welcomes Christmas

RIDGEWAY – Ridgeway leaders lit a smaller tree this year but the effect was the same – the heralding of the Christmas season. The downtown buildings and homes were lit to the nines this year and shops were brimming with every Christmas gift imaginable – clothes, trinkets, sweets and home décor. Christmas music filled the […]

Shop Small this weekend in BW, RW & Winnsboro

WINNSBORO/RIDGEWAY – If you missed Fairfield County’s Shop Small Holiday Market last month, don’t worry, it’s happening again this Saturday, Dec. 12. And it promises to be bigger and better than the last one, with food trucks, vendors and shops in downtown Winnsboro and Ridgeway stocked with merchandise. Shops will be open late and restaurants […]

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