Express hauls 600 during first Santa visit
The Herald IndependentSanta greets children throughout the train cars. Around 600 people met with him the first Saturday for Sa... Gavin Willimon, age 6, chats with Mrs. Claus.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Mt. Zion green to get tree for Arbor Day
At 11 a.m. Friday, the Town of Winnsboro in conjunction with Fairfield County Soil and Conservation will plant a tree on the Mt.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Grant comes through for Mt. Zion Green
The Town of Winnsboro has been awarded a $100,000 grant to create a park and walking trail on the property in front of the Mt.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
'Shop Fairfield First' is back
It might be called Black Friday, but shoppers in Fairfield County will be looking for the color pink this weekend.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Locals have fond memories of Thanksgiving
The year was 1959 and I was 11 years old and a sixth grader at Drayton Street Elementary School.
Financial decisions highlight school board action
These students were among those recognized for receiving honorable mention in the art competition at the South Carolina State Fair.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Town dealing with discolored water
For the past three weeks, Winnsboro's water customers have dealt with a yellow-brownish water coming out of their faucets.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Dog House holds grand opening
Grooming technician D.J. Zorn is putting the finishing touches on an Australian Shepherd named Scottie at The Dog House.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Blood donors pull out win for USC again this year
The final score was USC 26, Clemson 17 - a delight to Gamecock fans in Fairfield County and an outcome leaving Tiger fans to respond: Wait until next year.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Kudos for Friends of Mt. Zion Institute
To get what you want, you have to be willing to accept "no" as an answer and then continue to pursue your want despite the rejection.
Council will offer Mt. Zion to FOMZI
The Friends of Mt. Zion Institute will soon have the opportunity to renovate Mt.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Museum is full steam ahead for Engineer Experience
Danielle Mazzavella, along with his family Marta, Marco and Rebeca, came up from Columbia to enjoy a steam engine pulled ride.
Korean War veterans honored by Richland County
In recognition of the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War, Richland County honored local veterans during an event at the Township Auditorium in Columbia, SC, Wednesday, November 13, 2013.
Two war veterans to be honored by the SCDMV
The agency is dedicating its headquarters building at 10311 Wilson Blvd. in Blythewood to the late Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Col.
Site chosen for new Fairfield charter school
The Midlands STEM Institute board of directors has chosen the former residential care facility at 1403 Greenbrier Mossydale Road outside Winnsboro as the site for the new public charter school in Fairfield County.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Public raises concerns with town water
During the Nov. 5 town council meeting, Mike Ward from Parklane Drive advised council of water leaks at both 206 and 219.
Snow Makes a Brief Visit to The Midlands
From Winnsboro to Lugoff-Elgin to Hopkins, all reported a light dusting of snow on the ground.