Sumter Newswire (Page 2)

Sumter Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sumter, SC. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 658 in Sumter, SC

  1. 'The whole house shook:' Neighbors want warnings for explosions in Carolina ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | WMBF

    ... e is a notification process. A spokesperson said they normally notify neighbors if they do something like this in the Sumter area, but since Carolina Forest is farther away, they say local law enforcement is responsible for notifying people.

    Comment?

  2. Officials identify skeletal remains found by kids in SumterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... September of 2017. DNA evidence submitted by immediate next of kin matched DNA evidence obtained at the autopsy. The Sumter County Coroner's office, the Sumter Police Department, the Sumter County Sheriff's office and Dr. Thad Vincent of Palmetto ...

    Comment?

  3. 18 Area Students Awarded Scholarships by SAFE Federal Credit UnionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 4 | PR.com

    Sumter, SC, April 04, 2018 -- -- SAFE Federal Credit Union named 18 Midlands high school students as recipients of its yearly college scholarships at its annual meeting March 19. The scholarships, worth $1,000 each toward tuition, were awarded to public and private school students in the areas SAFE serves, based on financial need. The students were chosen by their respective school districts.

    Comment?

  4. How did your power company perform during last month's storms?...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Morristown Green

    ... y attend as many as they wish. This vehicle was in a caravan of utiity repair trucks that rolled into Morristown from Sumter, SC, on March 12, 2018. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

    Comment?

  5. BWW Previews: Midlands Theatre Digest in Columbia, SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    CLOSING! Sumter Little Theatre presents THE GIVER , adapted by Eric Coble from the Newberry Award-winning book by Lois Lowry. The production is directed by Eric Bultman.

    Comment?

  6. John Powell - GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | GwdToday.com

    John Edward Powell, 76, resident of Florence and Greenwood, husband of Mildred Jones "Millie" Powell, passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at McLeod Hospice in Florence. Born November 29, 1941, in Sumter, he was a son of the late Jasper Carl and Kitty Viola Degahart Powell.

    Comment?

  7. Identified Sumter package thiefs could be linked to cases in multiple countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Sumter Police have identified two people wanted in connection to the recent theft of packages and mail from residents and officials say they could be linked to other package thefts in multiple counties. Robert Paul Turner, also known as Jeremy Blazer, 34, and Anahea Nickolette Blazer, 25, both face petty larceny charges for stealing merchandise from at least two homes in Sumter.

    Comment?

  8. Sumter Police looking for two suspects in vehicle theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The two suspects reportedly stole a gray 2002 Ford 4X4 pickup truck from the 3200 block of Highway 15 South in Sumter County. Anyone with information is asked to call Sumter County Sheriff's Office Investigator Jennifer Thomas at 436-2002 or contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways: Call 1-888-CRIME SC or visit www.midlandscrimestoppers.com and email a tip.

    Comment?

  9. New Transit Center Talks Still BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | Free Times

    Officials continue to discuss the possibility of a new multifaceted transit station in Columbia, though talks are still in the gestational stage and the location of the would-be intermodal hub has yet to be determined. There have been discussions for about a year and a half about the possibility of replacing the City of Columbia-owned transit center which is located at the corner of Laurel and Sumter streets.

    Comment?

  10. Heroic 9-year-old SC kid honored by sheriff's department for saving neighbor's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A 9-year-old Sumter boy who saved his neighbor's life a few weeks ago continues to be honored for his quick thinking and heroics by his community. Both the Sumter County Sheriff's Office and the Sumter County Council will honor Malachi Coffey with a citation after he discovered his neighbor, 65-year-old Allen Clemmons trapped under his Ford Mustang.

    Comment?

  11. Part of Sumter School District consolidation proposal removed from the planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Interim Superintendent Debbie Hamm received preliminary information from the facilities study Monday afternoon that indicated Hillcrest Middle School would require extensive renovations and ADA upgrades to accommodate the elementary school students. As a result, Dr. Hamm made the recommendation to the Board of Trustees Monday evening to withdraw the consolidation of Hillcrest Middle and Rafting Creek Elementary to form a K-8 school for the time being.

    Comment?

  12. #SC2018: Jim Clyburn Joining James Smith For Campaign EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | FITSNews

    ... SC 295556 Fish Luncheon: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EDT Mt. Zion Baptist Church Family Life Center 325 West Fulton Street Sumter, SC 29150 Community Fish Fry: 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. EDT The Premiere of Orangeburg 1235 Five Chop Road Orangeburg, SC 29115 ...

    Comment?

  13. Sumter school board discusses proposal to close 3 rural schools at open meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A school board meeting was held Monday evening at Crestwood High school to discuss the potential closings of three Sumter County rural schools. Across the board, many questioned the Interim Superintendent's proposal to close down the three schools.

    Comment?

  14. Economic DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 24 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    Kershaw County Council members Dennis Arledge, Al Bozard, Chairman Julian Burns, Ben Connell, Tom Gardner, Jimmy Jones and Sammie Tucker Jr. In October, 2011, many in Kershaw County, including then County Council Chairman Gene Wise, anxiously awaited a telephone call that would bear exciting, important news: a major company, Continental Tire, would be coming to Kershaw County. The call came, but the news was not what was anticipated -- in fact, it was devastating: Continental Tire, along with more than 1,600 jobs and a half billion dollar investment, was instead going to Sumter County.

    Comment?

  15. BWW Previews: Midlands Theatre Digest in Columbia, SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    OPENING! Sumter Little Theatre presents THE GIVER , adapted by Eric Coble from the Newberry Award-winning book by Lois Lowry. The production is directed by Eric Bultman.

    Comment?

  16. Sumter PD identifies driver wanted for school bus hit-and-run that injured more than 30 studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Sumter Police Department has located a car that was involved in a hit-and-run with a school bus on Monday that sent about 35 people to the hospital. The search for the driver of the car, however, continues.

    Comment?

  17. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Newberry SC Offers Affordable Lodging for Lake Murray TriathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... off I-26 at Exit 76. Nearby midlands attractions include the historic Newberry Opera House, Enoree River Winery, and Sumter National Forest. Current lodging specials include the In-Room Pizza Package and the Romantic Escape Package. AAA and senior ...

    Comment?

  18. Bynum Insurance Named "Diamond Achiever" in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | PRWeb

    ... excellent business partners, providing quality, professional service to all clients they serve." Bynum Insurance of Sumter, South Carolina has been named 2017 "Diamond Achiever" for the state of South Carolina by Frankenmuth Insurance. The award is ...

    Comment?

  19. SC Breakfast Club touches down at Mt. P AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | The Moultrie News

    ... state flag to be signed by all in attendance at the South Carolina Breakfast Club Fly-in. Pilot Jerry Baak from Sumter gets ready to depart from the South Carolina Breakfast Club Fly-in at Mount Pleasant Regional Airport. The humming sound of ...

    Comment?

  20. With Morristown fully back on grid, Mayor takes aim at trees; council ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | Morristown Green

    ... damage claims after storms. This vehicle was in a caravan of utility repair trucks that rolled into Morristown from Sumter SC, on March 12, 2018. Photo by Kevin Coughlin When residents' memories of week-long power outages fade, however, so too might ...

    Comment?

Sumter Job Listings
View or post Sumter job listings on Topix.
Sumter Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Sumter from Topix.
Sumter Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Sumter on Topix.