Local small businesses face COVID-19

BLYTHEWOOD – The social restrictions that come with the Covid-19 pandemic have presented a real challenge for our local small businesses in Blythewood and Fairfield County. But they’ve also presented new opportunities that are likely to impact how these businesses operate even after it’s over. “We’re trying to be innovative and creative, and each and […]

First Friday in Fairfield

The Politics of Shopping

WINNSBORO – National politicians are popping into Winnsboro almost every week these days. Last week, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s sister borrowed the bus for a forum at RND restaurant. Afterwards, she stopped in next door at Shades of Blue where she purchased a pair of earrings. Tom Steyer is up next, sources say.

Perfect Score for Restaurant Next Door

WINNSBORO – If the owners of downtown Winnsboro’s newest restaurant, RND (Restaurant Next Door) look happy, it may be because they received the distinction last week of receiving a score of 100 when DHEC dropped by for an unannounced inspection of the restaurant’s kitchen. RND opened June 16. Owners are Shaun (center) and Crystal (right) […]