Town Hall wishes the best of luck to all the students, teachers, coaches, staff and all the athletes in our Blythewood Schools
Go Bengals and Redhawks!
Weekend in Blythewood
28th, 29th & 30th
Town Hall wishes the best of luck to all the
students, teachers, coaches, staff and all the athletes in our
Go Bengals and Redhawks!
And to the college teams starting this week!
the winners in the Blythewood Bike Parade!
fun event and great looking bikes.
Now you Know...H. B.
McLean's article can be read on the Blythwood Historical Society's
website. He refers to the rostrum more as a stage in his
recollections of the Blythewood School. Susan W. had the
first correct answer! Thanks to the many people who answered
Did you Know...In 1938
students of the Blythewood High School published their own
newsletter called Blythe-Words. They speak of a $17,000 WPA
construction project being completed by December 1938. The
structure was made of brick, hardwood floors, 108 feet long and 70
feet wide. The students reported that "the splendid structure
was planned by the state architects and is unique in that it has a
V shaped roof." This building is still standing seventy
five years later. Name the building.
The Blythewood Arts Center is offering a basket weaving
class on August 30, 9:30 to 4:30. The class
will be taught by Bonnie Geiger and costs $55. For more
information call 550-9323.
ready for the Third Annual
Big Grab-43 Mile Yard Sale coming
to Blythewood, Ridgeway and Winnsboro September 5th and 6th. Individuals
and businesses can be sponsors for $20 or $50. Go to Blythewood
Arts Center ( 550-9323), Cotton Yard Market in Ridgeway (337-2023)
or the Winnsboro, Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce
(803-635-4242) for information.
The Westwood High School'S Chapterof The National Beta Club wil host the first Jeanne C. Schmidt 5K race on Saturday September 6. The event will benefit Palmetto Health
foundation's Camp Kemo programs. For more information contact
Jairad Hydrick at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 609-7375.
September 6, 2014, Blythewood
High School Boys and Girls Basketball Teams will be
holding a car wash
fundraiser at the BP gas station on 235 Blythewood Road. The car
wash will take place from 10am to 2pm. The cost
of the car wash is $5. Donations welcomed. Funds raised will be
used to support the boys and girls basketball teams. For more
information call 803-984-2226 or
The Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce will host a breakfast Tuesday,
September 9th, hosting Fred
Fields, a local
author. Mr. Fields will speak about self-publishing.
Mr. Fields is the author of "How
Short-Hitting Bad Golfers Break 90 All the time". The doors open at 7 and breakfast is at 7:30.
To register, visit www.blythewood-chamber.com
and click on the link to Eventbrite.
soon... Blythefest, Friday,
September 19 and Saturday the 20th. More info coming next week or go to
Don't forget our beautiful Doko Manor
to book your family reunions, weddings, birthday and graduation
parties, baby showers and business meetings. Give us a call at 754-0501
for information or look on-line at the Town of Blythewood website
under Doko Manor.
Also...Think about honoring a special person in your family
by adopting a tree to be put in Doko Meadows. A beautiful memorial
plaque would be placed on the tree. Email Kristi Coggins at email@example.com
for more information.