Fairfield Alums are True to Their School

WINNSBORO – As about 10 class groups gathered for the bi-annual Fairfield High School Alumni reunion on Saturday, each class tailgated under their group’s colorful tent. Alumni Association President Donald Prioleau emceed the event and DJ Pete Martin took care of the music. The weather was beautiful and everyone ate, visited and danced through the […]

Fairfield High alumni give back

WINNSBORO – For years the members of the Fairfield High School Alumni Association have given back to their community in many ways. One of those ways has been collecting non-perishable canned foods at each of their association’s monthly meetings and donating those food items to the Fairfield Community Food Bank. When the pandemic hit in […]

Fairfield High School Floats On

Preserving History

WINNSBORO – Members of the Fairfield High School and Alumni Association were awarded the William Banks Patrick Award for Historic Preservation by the Fairfield County Historical Society for their work in restoring the Fairfield High School building. The award was received by, from left: Willie J. Milton, Betty G. Milton, Sharon W. Byrd, Carolyn Richmond, […]

Fairfield High School Cornerstone Dedication

WINNSBORO – Last week the members of the Fairfield High School Alumni Association celebrated the laying of a cornerstone for their beloved school. After more than 200 attendees gathered in front of the school to sing ‘Blessed Assurance,’ they were welcomed by Alumni Association vice-president Robert W. Davis. Their president Don Prioleau then guided the […]

Fairfield High Alumni Interviewed

Approximately 35 members of the Fairfield High School Alumni Association were interviewed by University of South Carolina Doctoral Candidates in October to relate stories of how segregation and integration has affected their lives. Representatives from classes 1940 to 1970 were the participants.

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