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Senior program names new director

Rebecca Sears has been named director of Retired Senior Volunteer Program, or RSVP, housed at Sumter Senior Services, 119 S. Sumter St. She begins work in her new position on Monday. While working for SSS for three years, the first as an intern, …

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Sumter parents charged with neglect of baby

Two Sumter parents were charged Thursday in a child-abuse case described by the Sumter County sheriff as "beyond unimaginable." Phillip Andrew Grate, 22, and Ashlin Caples, 17, both of 6255 Brookland Drive, were charged with the unlawful neglect …

3rd man arrested in break-ins

A third suspect sought by law enforcement in several recent home break-ins in Sumter was arrested Thursday, according to a Sumter County Sheriff's Office news release. Jesse Colton Weaver, 27, of 1202 N. Main St. was charged with safecracking; …
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Reunion information, volunteer opportunities and more

Hillcrest High School Class of 1982 is in the planning stage of a one-day reunion to be held in September. We are asking class members or their families to contact us at Facebook 'The Mighty Class of Hillcrest High School/co82' or email …
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Lincoln High Preservation Alumni hold fundraiser

Lincoln High School Preservation Alumni Association will hold a dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at the Lincoln High School cafeteria, Council Street. Cost is $9 per person and dinner will include grilled or baked chicken, seasoned …
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Public Record: July 16, 2017

Marriage Licenses - Cody Alexander Peterson and Amber Lea Funaro - Antoine Lamon Green of Santee and Jeneva Jean Johnson of Dalzell - Salem Taher Almosadder and Maria Sharifi of Henrietta, New York - Matthew Wilson Spiegel and Heather …
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Man charged for allegedly hitting wife with fist

CHARGES Jerrod D. Pack, 29, of Matthews Drive was arrested on Saturday and charged with second-degree domestic violence for allegedly striking his wife in the mouth with a fist while she was holding their 1-month-old baby at their shared …

Pair charged with alleged theft of firearms and knives

CHARGESJoseph C. Outlaw, 23, of 5267 N. Cherryvale Drive, and Austin R. Gazley, 21, of 1048 Babette Road, were arrested on Thursday and charged with first-degree burglary for allegedly taking …
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Anything Paper LLC opens on Broad Street

Somera Samuels thinks that "Anything seen in a vision can be put on paper." In fact, that's the motto of her new business, Anything Paper LLC. While the ribbon cutting and grand opening for the store at 640 Broad St. was held Saturday, Samuels …

Honeywell to add 30 jobs at South Carolina operation

GREER (AP) — Honeywell plans to add about 30 jobs to an aerospace facility in South Carolina. The Greenville News reported that Honeywell said in a news release that it will spend more than $10 …
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Public Agenda: July 19, 2017

CLARENDON SCHOOL DISTRICT 2 BOARD OF TRUSTEES SPECIAL CALLED MEETING Today, 5:30 p.m., district office, Manning
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Support Groups: July 19, 2017

AA, AL-ANON, ALATEEN: AA - Monday-Friday, noon and 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., 1 Warren St. (803) 775-1852. AA Women's Meeting - Wednesdays, 7 p.m., 1 Warren St. (803) 775-1852. AA Spanish Speaking - …