Supporting Susan Brill –

Showing their support, Blythewood friends of Susan Brill, candidate for the S.C. Senate, District 22, hosted a reception for her at the Cobblestone Park Club House last week. Presenting Brill, third from right, with a $500 check are, from left, Mike and Martha Jones, Nancy and Blythewood Mayor J. Michael Ross, Ed Parler, David and […]

Council Rethinks Poe Hire

Hospital Negotiations Land in County’s Lap WINNSBORO (Sept. 15, 2016) – During Monday’s County Council meeting, County Administrator Jason Taylor called members’ attention to a request for action to engage the services of Parker Poe Consulting, LLC for assistance with legal matters relating to Fairfield Memorial Hospital. The issue had been sent forward to Council by […]

Questions Raised Over County-Pope Contract

WINNSBORO (Sept. 15, 2016) – A contract signed by the County last June to retain former interim County Administrator J. Milton Pope as a consultant may have skipped a step on its way to execution, according to some members of County Council. According to the minutes from the May 23 meeting, Council came out of executive […]

Council OK’s Utilities Bond

WINNSBORO (Sept. 8, 2016) – Town Council gave final reading Tuesday night on an ordinance that will allow the Town to borrow up to $6 million to make improvements to their utility system. According to the ordinance, the funds will provide for the rehabilitation of Winnsboro’s wastewater treatment plant and related sewer improvements; construction, replacement and […]