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Sumter, South Carolina is located in Sumter County. Zip codes in Sumter, SC include 29153, 29150, and 29154. The median home price in Sumter is $142,500 which is roughly $66/per square foot. More Sumter information.

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23 hrs ago | The Union Daily Times

Duckett is Silver Medallion Scholar

To qualify for inclusion, the student must have completed at least 30 hours at a University of South Carolina campus with a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.00, and have achieved a 3.5-3.94 grade-point average for the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters while being registered each semester for 12 or more hours on the Sumter campus, of which at least six hours must be USC Sumter courses. USC Sumter is located in the heart of the state, about 45 miles east of the capital of Columbia, South Carolina.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Salvation Army to Hold Registration For Christmas Assistance

Salvation Army to Hold Registration For Christmas Assistance Columbia, SC -- It's almost that time to sign up for Christmas assistance from the Salvation Army.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Moultrie News

New design studio opens in Mt. Pleasant

Nicole Norris, a native of Mount Pleasant, has opened a satellite office for her business, Nicole Norris Design Studio, Inc. She originally opened the business in Sumter in 1996.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Police: Teen Arrested After Attempted Armed Robbery

Sumter, SC Sumter police have arrested two teens following an attempted armed robbery at a local convenience store Tuesday night. Police: Teen Arrested After Attempted Armed Robbery Sumter, SC Sumter police have arrested two teens following an attempted armed robbery at a local convenience store Tuesday night.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Goose Creek Gazette

Residents take aim at GenEarth at meeting

A resident who lives across from a Berkeley County bioenergy plant brought a bucket of foul, black sludge to Monday's county water and sanitation committee meeting in Moncks Corner for anyone brave enough to take a whiff. No one took Phillip Obie up on taking a deep breath of what Obie said he lives with daily.

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WIS-TV Columbia

Detectives warn of phone scam targeting restaurants

Sumter Police Department detectives want to alert residents to a recent pattern of telephone scammers targeting power utility customers, particularly proprietors of restaurants. These scammers, detectives said, impersonate a power company employee who demands payment be made for electrical services or their services will be cut off.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Sumter Building Fire Leaves $100K in Damages

The investigation into a fire that caused $100,000 worth of damage to a building in downtown Sumter has ended. Sumter Building Fire Leaves $100K in Damages The investigation into a fire that caused $100,000 worth of damage to a building in downtown Sumter has ended.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Goose Creek Gazette

GenEarth on county council agenda

Berkeley County Council has added an open discussion on a noxious bioenergy plant during Monday's regular water and sanitation committee meeting. GenEarth has encountered blowback from residents near its Oakley Drive location who have complained that the plant's smell has ruined everything from property values to picnics.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Sumter Police Arrest 1, Seek Second in Burglary,a

One man is in custody and two others are wanted following a weekend burglary and shooting at a residence on Corbett Street. Sumter Police Arrest 1, Seek Second in Burglary, Shooting One man is in custody and two others are wanted following a weekend burglary and shooting at a residence on Corbett Street.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Driver Accused of Trying to Hit Officers Arrested

Sumter police have arrested a man they say tried to hit two officers with a car last month. Shaquille Morique Leneau, 22, is Driver Accused of Trying to Hit Officers Arrested Sumter, SC - Sumter police have arrested a man they say tried to hit two officers with a car last month.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Comet Schedule for Labor Day Routes; Some Changes to Other

The COMET will run weekend schedules plus Route 30: Fairfield Rd. on Labor Day. Comet Schedule for Labor Day Routes; Some Changes to Other The COMET will run weekend schedules plus Route 30: Fairfield Rd. on Labor Day.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Deputies: Nurse Mistreated Residents at Carea

A nurse at a Sumter care center is being accused of mistreating two residents at the facility.

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WMBF

SC woman charged in alleged nursing home abuse

A 24-year-old Summerton woman is charged with abuse and neglect of two vulnerable adults at a Sumter nursing home.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Man Wanted, Accused of Trying to Hit Officersa

Police are looking for a man they said got away after backing into one police vehicle and then accelerated forward nearly striking two officers.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Police: Legally Blind Man Missing in Sumter

Police: Legally Blind Man Missing in Sumter SUMTER, SC - Police need your help in finding a legally blind man who hasn't been seen since Saturday.

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WIS-TV Columbia

Man arrested in connection with Sumter car wash shooting

Sumter investigators arrested a 22-year-old and charged him with attempted murder in connection with a Friday afternoon shooting at a car wash.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

WIS-TV Columbia

Man wanted in connection with shooting at carwash

Two men face attempted murder charges after two other men were injured during an exchange of gunfire at a Sumter carwash.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Deputies: Man Sexually Assaulted Woman as She Slept

Deputies: Man Sexually Assaulted Woman as She Slept Sumter, SC - Sumter police are searching for a suspect they say sexually assaulted a woman as she slept.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Summerville Journal-Scene

Floyd, McCaskill to wed in February 2016

Lauren Marion Floyd of Sumter, S.C. and Seth Boykin McCaskill of Sumter are engaged to be married on Feb. 27, 2016.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Tool Company Brings 150 New Jobs to Sumter

Apex Tool Group in Sumter is expanding, a move that will add 150 to 200 new jobs by the end of next year.

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