WINNSBORO – Fairfield Middle School student Chloe Young is the winner of the Winnsboro Lions Club’s 2022 International Peace Poster contest. “We are delighted with the winnng poster and so proud of Chloe and her work,” said Lion Paul Dove, at right in the photo. Dove presented a certificate and monetary award to Chloe on […]

Working Together

WINNSBORO – The Winnsboro Rotary Club met Tuesday, Sept. 20 at the Council on Aging. This week’s program sponsor was Angi Connor and her guest speakers were Bobbie and Paul Dove, Past District Governor and current President of the local Lions Club. They both spoke on the importance of growing clubs that serve the community. […]

Paul Dove named SC Lion of the Year

WINNSBORO – Winnsboro’s Paul Dove was named the state’s top Lion on Saturday. A Lion for 31 years, Dove, 78, is currently a past president of the Winnsboro Lions Club and has served in every Lions Club office over the years except one – that of International Director. “He says he’s not going there,” said […]


WINNSBORO – To show their appreciation to the Winnsboro Police Department, above, and the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Department for their vigilance during the Time of Corona, last week the Winnsboro Lions Club delivered 85 bags of home baked cookies to two law enforcement agencies. “We want them to know that we appreciate them for all […]

Lions Club hold pancake supper

WINNSBORO – Fairfield County turned out Monday night for the Winnsboro Lions Club’s annual Rann Foster Pancake Supper. Lions flipped pancakes and served hungry customers with a smile as the community came together to raise funds for the Lions’ community service causes. Proceeds from the pancake supper help provide eye exams and glasses to many […]

Support Lions’ pancake supper Feb. 3

WINNSBORO – The Winnsboro Lions club has a long record of devoted community service to Fairfield County citizens, and that dedication will be on display in full force on Monday, Feb. 3 when club members begin flipping pancakes during their annual Ran Foster Pancake Supper. It will be held at the Fairfield Elementary School on […]

Winnsboro Lions Club elects new officers

WINNSBORO – Winnsboro Lions welcomed new officers for the 2019-2020 fiscal year.  Lion Bobbie Dove was installed as President, Lion Gene Holmes as First Vice President, Lion Michelle Taylor as Second Vice President, and Lion Richard Hodges as Secretary.  Lion Cathy Johnson was reinstalled as Treasurer, and Lion Teresa Reed is the club’s new Chaplain.  […]

Lions host annual Ran Foster Pancake Supper

  WINNSBORO – The Winnsboro Lions Club held their annual Ran Foster Pancake Supper Tuesday, Feb. 5 at Fairfield Elementary School. Named for Winnsboro Lion Ran Foster, who chaired the committee for almost 50 years, the Lions Club fundraiser supports community service projects throughout the year.

Lions Clubs sight event set for Sunday

BLYTHEWOOD – Four Lions Clubs will host their annual Night for Sight and Hearing on Sunday, Aug 19. at Doko Manor in Blythewood.  The event includes an afternoon of Gospel music by three acts: God’s Tool Box, Free By Grace and Doug Hudson. Clubs from Blythewood, Winnsboro, Columbia Northeast and Greater Irmo are hosting the […]

Winnsboro Lions Give Back

WINNSBORO – Winnsboro Lions President Bill Haslett, center, presented $200 check to Fairfield Salkehatchie volunteers Bobby Rutland, left, and Hank Leeke last week during the group’s service to Fairfield County.