Fairfield Chamber Honors New Members

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce introduced and honored its new members with a drop in last month at the Woman’s Club in Winnsboro. New members are, from left: Aimee Griffith, Annie McDaniel, Brock and Brice Williams, Paul Dove.  Also pictured are Board members Vicki Maass and Chris Griffith, Michelle Taylor, Mark Hilsenarth, […]

New Store in Town

WINNSBORO – A new gift/consignment shop, Forget-Me-Not, opened grandly with a ribbon cutting on Friday, March 13 sponsored by the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce. Cutting the ribbon, center, are co-owners Erin Bagwell and Deborah Rollison, assisted by Mayor Roger Gaddy. Others, from left, are Gene Stephens, Chamber President, Bob Prather, Chamber Vice Chair, and members Carolyn […]

First Friday in Fairfield

First Friday participants included, in photo at above: the three winners of the First Taste dish competition at the Blue Door – Kay Hensley, left, third place; Martha Ladd, first place, and Shameika Sims, second place. Below left, Freshed Picked band entertains customers at Oldies and Goodies. At right, Barbara Pemberton sells a pink-flowered teapot […]

Auto Zone ribbon cutting

WINNSBORO – When Evan Dunbar (fourth from right) opened his new NAPA Auto Parts store in the Bi-Lo Shopping Center last week, there was lots of food and several customized vehicles were on display, including a late model dirt car that Dunbar’s store sponsors. Front row from left is Fairfield Chamber of Commerce President Gene […]

Fairfield County Chamber Party

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 […]

In Stitches

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the newly opened To Be Stitched shop at 158-B S. Congress St. in downtown Winnsboro. Owner Jerrica Beam and Winnsboro Town Councilman John McMeekin, center, cut the ribbon. Beside Beam are her husband, Mitch and Winnsboro Town Councilwoman Janice Bartell-Prather. Behind McMeekin […]

Shop Small Saturday – Winnsboro and Ridgeway

Umm, Good!

WINNSBORO – Cutting the ribbon for the grand opening of the town’s new Burger King are, front row, from left: Fairfield County Chamber president Gene Stephens, Winnsboro Town Clerk Lorraine Abell, Town Manager Don Wood, Town Councilwoman Janice Bartell Prather, Burger King representatives Benjamin Wasser and owner Bruce Daniels, Town Councilman John McMeekin, County Councilman […]

It’s ghost and pumpkin time

WINNSBORO – The annual Pumpkin Fest – a gathering of fun-loving young ghosts and goblins in downtown Winnsboro – will occur this Saturday evening from 6 – 9 p.m. on S. Congress Street between Liberty Street and the Gazebo Park. There will be music, Trick or Treating up and down the street and a costume […]