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Live 5 News Charleston
High School Playoff Scores (4/30)season comes to an end. Carolina Forest 3 Stratford 0 - The Knights will host
High School Playoff Scores (4/30)
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
season comes to an end. Carolina Forest 3 Stratford 0 - The Knights will host Lexington in an elimination game on Monday. Sumter 3 Wando 1 - The Warriors season comes to an end. Summerville 8 River Bluff 1 - The Green Wave improve to 20-5 on the... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
'Elaborate' marijuana grow busted in Sumter CountyTwo people were arrested and an elaborate marijuana grow was dismantled in Sumt
'Elaborate' marijuana grow busted in Sumter County
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Two people were arrested and an elaborate marijuana grow was dismantled in Sumter County Saturday, deputies said. The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office said it received a call Friday from Withlacoochee River Power Cooperative regarding a power... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Deputes: Sumter Teen Steals Police WeaponsSumter County, SC (WLTX) -- The Sumter County Sheriff's Department say a teenag
Deputes: Sumter Teen Steals Police Weapons
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
Sumter County, SC (WLTX) -- The Sumter County Sheriff's Department say a teenager broke into several state and the county law enforcement vehicles and stole items worth thousands of dollars. Nathian Pratt, 19, is charged multiple counts, including... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Marijuana grow operation dismantled in Bushnell, deputies sayFla. - A man and his girlfriend were taken into a custody after an alleged mari
Marijuana grow operation dismantled in Bushnell, deputies say
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Fla. - A man and his girlfriend were taken into a custody after an alleged marijuana grow operation was discovered, the Sumter County Sheriff's Office said. Detectives were notified at 9:30 a.m. Friday by Withlacoochee River Power Cooperative... Read more
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The Courier
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
The Courier / Posted yesterday
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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The Young Witness
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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Western Advocate
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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Manning River Times
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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The North West Star
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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FOX Business
These 3 States Are the Most Popular for Retireesseniors call Florida home than any other state in the nation, with 19.1% of the
These 3 States Are the Most Popular for Retirees
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
seniors call Florida home than any other state in the nation, with 19.1% of the state's population above 65. One county, Sumter, west of Orlando, counts over half of its residents as over 65, much more than any other country in the... Read more
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FOX Business
These 3 States Are the Most Popular for Retireesseniors call Florida home than any other state in the nation, with 19.1% of the
These 3 States Are the Most Popular for Retirees
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
seniors call Florida home than any other state in the nation, with 19.1% of the state's population above 65. One county, Sumter, west of Orlando, counts over half of its residents as over 65, much more than any other country in the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
No. 1 Florida rallies past Gamecocks in baseball series openerof the Year. * Both the Limestone men's and women's tennis teams advanced at t
No. 1 Florida rallies past Gamecocks in baseball series opener
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
of the Year. * Both the Limestone men's and women's tennis teams advanced at the Conference Carolinas Tennis Tournament in Sumter. The women's team took home a 5-0 sweep of Belmont Abbey, while the men earned a 5-1 victory over King. CONVERSE:... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Manning High School had first College Signing Day for studentsplanned to attend college after graduating. Francis Marion University, Morris C
Manning High School had first College Signing Day for students
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
planned to attend college after graduating. Francis Marion University, Morris College, and the University of South Carolina Sumter were among schools chosen. After announcing their school of choice, a rep. from the college joined the students,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Caterpillar Closing to Have Ripple Effects In Newberrydeeper than just the 400 jobs lost," Farmer said. "There's an electric company
Caterpillar Closing to Have Ripple Effects In Newberry
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
deeper than just the 400 jobs lost," Farmer said. "There's an electric company that sells them electricity, the city of Sumter sells them water, so they're going to be a lot of folks who are going to lose a significant customer." Farmer said... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Counties Face Issues Trying To Fix RoadsSumter, SC (WLTX)- It's been almost seven months since the October flood and so
Counties Face Issues Trying To Fix Roads
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
Sumter, SC (WLTX)- It's been almost seven months since the October flood and some Midlands counties are still working on fixing the roads. Both Sumter and Kershaw Counties are right in the middle of contracting out the work they couldn't handle and... Read more
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FOX News
The Delegate Hunt: Trump, Cruz split delegates in South Carolina conventionstake, yeah, I would probably want to do something for Kasich. But I think we’r
The Delegate Hunt: Trump, Cruz split delegates in South Carolina convention
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
stake, yeah, I would probably want to do something for Kasich. But I think we’re out of those woods right now.” Smith, of Sumter County, said she has been networking for five years to reach this point, and would absolutely vote for Cruz on a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting fortwice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from w
Montgomery and Deep South road trip, USA: Where food is not the only thing worth fighting for
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
twice as much. Over there, across the street, is the site of the office from which the telegram was sent to fire on Fort Sumter, thereby starting a Civil War in which 620,000 Americans lost their lives. Up yonder, gleaming brightly, is the State... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
6-Old Girl Bitten By SnakeSumter, SC (WLTX) - A six-year-old girl from Sumter is recovering tonight from
6-Old Girl Bitten By Snake
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
Sumter, SC (WLTX) - A six-year-old girl from Sumter is recovering tonight from a recent snake bite "And then I stepped and it got me right here," says Allison Ridway, pointing at her foot. "They thought it would be a good idea to go hide in the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Restaurant Report Card: Apr. 28th, 2016and hair without washing hands - follow-up scheduled for Apr. 29th Sunset Cou
Restaurant Report Card: Apr. 28th, 2016
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
and hair without washing hands - follow-up scheduled for Apr. 29th Sunset Country Club Dining Room, 1005 Golfcrest Rd., Sumter - 80B - presence of roaches in the dining room kitchen - low boy cooler at the cook line not maintaing a temperature... Read more
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WALB Albany
VSU students register for organ donationtrend D. A. Plez Hardin (WALB image) We've reported on two cases in which a w
VSU students register for organ donation
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
trend D. A. Plez Hardin (WALB image) We've reported on two cases in which a woman is charged with killing a man. But the Sumter County DA says he hasn't noticed any upward trend in domestic violence. We've reported on two cases in which a woman... Read more
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The Star
Things to do in Cleveland County this weekendLeague of Shelby will hold its second annual Charity Chase 5k, 10k, run/walk on
Things to do in Cleveland County this weekend
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
League of Shelby will hold its second annual Charity Chase 5k, 10k, run/walk on Saturday at Shelby City Park, 901 W. Sumter St. With start and finish lines at the Shelby City Park, the course winds through historic uptown neighborhoods as... Read more
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WALB Albany
Harvest Moon burglary suspect has first appearancetrend D. A. Plez Hardin (WALB image) We've reported on two cases in which a w
Harvest Moon burglary suspect has first appearance
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
trend D. A. Plez Hardin (WALB image) We've reported on two cases in which a woman is charged with killing a man. But the Sumter County DA says he hasn't noticed any upward trend in domestic violence. We've reported on two cases in which a woman... Read more
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WALB Albany
Two cases of female violence don't make a trendWe've reported on two cases in which a woman is charged with killing a man. But
Two cases of female violence don't make a trend
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
We've reported on two cases in which a woman is charged with killing a man. But the Sumter County DA says he hasn't noticed any upward trend in domestic violence. He says it is important to realize that anyone, man or woman, can be a victim of this... Read more
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WALB Albany
Protect your dogs from wild hogstrend D. A. Plez Hardin (WALB image) We've reported on two cases in which a w
Protect your dogs from wild hogs
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
trend D. A. Plez Hardin (WALB image) We've reported on two cases in which a woman is charged with killing a man. But the Sumter County DA says he hasn't noticed any upward trend in domestic violence. We've reported on two cases in which a woman... Read more
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Columbia Star
Attorney Jay Bender retires | April 29, 2016event was held April 22 at The Palmetto Club with a crowd of more than 125 folk
Attorney Jay Bender retires | April 29, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
event was held April 22 at The Palmetto Club with a crowd of more than 125 folks on hand. Roasters were Jack Osteen of The Sumter Item, retired Chief Justice Jean Toal, Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt, Dean Robert Wilcox of the USC Law School, and... Read more
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Columbia Star
City Snippets | April 29, 2016expanding Columbia Nephrology Associates, the Midlands’ leading kidney special
City Snippets | April 29, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
expanding Columbia Nephrology Associates, the Midlands’ leading kidney specialists, is expanding its services to Sumter this summer. The practice currently has offices in Columbia, Lugoff, and Newberry. Plans for the expansion are nearing... Read more
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Columbia Star
Appraiser has been evaluating property for 43 years | April 29, 2016and Stephanie Massey, serve customers in Lexington, Richland, Newberry, Orangeb
Appraiser has been evaluating property for 43 years | April 29, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
and Stephanie Massey, serve customers in Lexington, Richland, Newberry, Orangeburg, Horry, Aiken, Fairfield, Kershaw, Sumter, and Charleston. Services in other areas is available on request. From where he sits, Rosen said the Northeast... Read more
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11 News Houston
Sumter Veteran Spreads Love With Therapy DogsSumter, SC (WLTX)- The halls of Cherryvale Elementary school are no stranger to
Sumter Veteran Spreads Love With Therapy Dogs
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
Sumter, SC (WLTX)- The halls of Cherryvale Elementary school are no stranger to 77-year-old Dennie Sides or his two therapy dogs, Sparky and Max. "It's time to go to Mrs. Bach's class," Sides urged the pups. "Good boy!" It's Wednesday, and that... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Investigators tight-lipped in 'cold-blooded massacre' of Pike County, OH familyaccused in 11-year-old's attempted sexual assaultDeputies seek man accused in 1
Investigators tight-lipped in 'cold-blooded massacre' of Pike County, OH family
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
accused in 11-year-old's attempted sexual assaultDeputies seek man accused in 11-year-old's attempted sexual assault The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a man who allegedly attempted to sexually assault an... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
High School Playoff Scores (4/27)Ridge for an elimination game on Friday night. River Bluff 10 Wando 0 - The Wa
High School Playoff Scores (4/27)
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
Ridge for an elimination game on Friday night. River Bluff 10 Wando 0 - The Warriors will face the loser of Summerville-Sumter on Saturday. West Ashley 3 White Knoll 2 - The Wildcats move to the District VIII winners bracket and will face South... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Thieves use truck to pull doors off a Sumter County storeA Midlands firefighter has set the bar high for all future marriage proposals.
Thieves use truck to pull doors off a Sumter County store
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
A Midlands firefighter has set the bar high for all future marriage proposals. (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Sumter Police Aim to Prevent Bike Threfts Through Program(Sumter, SC -- WLTX) As another school year comes to a close, more children wil
Sumter Police Aim to Prevent Bike Threfts Through Program
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
(Sumter, SC -- WLTX) As another school year comes to a close, more children will be hopping on their bikes. Sgt. Tony Rivers with the Sumter Police Department says with more use, comes higher risks. "It's a time for biycyle thefts to pick up because... Read more
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WALB Albany
Sumter County wants more fire helpIf you live in Sumter County and you're looking for a place to volunteer, the c
Sumter County wants more fire help
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
If you live in Sumter County and you're looking for a place to volunteer, the county fire department has a spot for you. The department is currently looking for firefighters, administrative assistants, and even people to hand out water to... Read more
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WALB Albany
Jailed ex-girlfriend was on bond when man diedher ex-boyfriend, was free on bond at the time after being accused of beating h
Jailed ex-girlfriend was on bond when man died
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
her ex-boyfriend, was free on bond at the time after being accused of beating him with a squeegee at a gas station. Sumter County wants more fire helpSumter County wants more fire help The Sumter County fire department is currently looking... Read more
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WALB Albany
Traffic alert: One lane opens as semi fire is foughther ex-boyfriend, was free on bond at the time after being accused of beating h
Traffic alert: One lane opens as semi fire is fought
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
her ex-boyfriend, was free on bond at the time after being accused of beating him with a squeegee at a gas station. Sumter County wants more fire helpSumter County wants more fire help The Sumter County fire department is currently looking... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Sumter County wants more fire helpIf you live in Sumter County and you're looking for a place to volunteer, the c
Sumter County wants more fire help
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
If you live in Sumter County and you're looking for a place to volunteer, the county fire department has a spot for you. The department is currently looking for firefighters, administrative assistants, and even people to hand out water to... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Odessa police searching for stabbing suspectaccusing the Democratic front-runner of "playing the woman card" in her preside
Odessa police searching for stabbing suspect
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
accusing the Democratic front-runner of "playing the woman card" in her presidential...More >> Grandmother charged in Sumter Co. after child burned now arrested on LA chargesGrandmother charged in Sumter Co. after child burned now arrested on... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Arrest made in the N. Highland drive-by shootingaccusing the Democratic front-runner of "playing the woman card" in her preside
Arrest made in the N. Highland drive-by shooting
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
accusing the Democratic front-runner of "playing the woman card" in her presidential...More >> Grandmother charged in Sumter Co. after child burned now arrested on LA chargesGrandmother charged in Sumter Co. after child burned now arrested on... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Thieves Used Pickup to Rip Doors Off StoreSumter County, SC (WLTX) - Sumter County deputies are searching for suspects wh
Thieves Used Pickup to Rip Doors Off Store
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
Sumter County, SC (WLTX) - Sumter County deputies are searching for suspects who they say ripped the doors off a convenience store so they could steal from it. Officers say around 3 a.m. Tuesday, the suspects drove up to The Station on the Florence... Read more
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examiner.com
Hillary Clinton slaps Donald Trump's GOP tradition embracing the 'War on Women'the first shot in the GOP "War on Women", with Hillary Clinton as the target. R
Hillary Clinton slaps Donald Trump's GOP tradition embracing the 'War on Women'
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
the first shot in the GOP "War on Women", with Hillary Clinton as the target. Reminiscent of the First Battle of Fort Sumter during America’s Civil War, the "racist" and now "sexist" Trump started a Civil War as he fired upon camp Hillary... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Restoring power after storms rock E. Texasaccusing the Democratic front-runner of "playing the woman card" in her preside
Restoring power after storms rock E. Texas
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
accusing the Democratic front-runner of "playing the woman card" in her presidential...More >> Grandmother charged in Sumter Co. after child burned now arrested on LA chargesGrandmother charged in Sumter Co. after child burned now arrested on... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Deputies seek man accused in 11-old's attempted sexual assaultThe Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a m
Deputies seek man accused in 11-old's attempted sexual assault
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a man who allegedly attempted to sexually assault an 11-year-old girl Tuesday afternoon. At about 3 p.m., the girl was home alone at a house in the 2600 block of Tindal Road... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
pickup truck and chain used to pull doors off in business break-into the school and the students. An email sent to parents states the search is
pickup truck and chain used to pull doors off in business break-in
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
to the school and the students. An email sent to parents states the search is unrelated to the school and the students. Sumter man charged with kidnapping child, child's motherSumter man charged with kidnapping child, child's mother Shaun... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Pair wanted for pointing gun during fight with neighborwith Hillary Clinton, accusing the Democratic front-runner of "playing the woma
Pair wanted for pointing gun during fight with neighbor
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
with Hillary Clinton, accusing the Democratic front-runner of "playing the woman card" in her presidential...More >> Sumter man charged with kidnapping child, child's motherSumter man charged with kidnapping child, child's mother Shaun... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Grandmother Out on Bond On Child Abuses Charges, Arrested AgainSumter, SC (WLTX) - A grandmother out on bond on child abuse charges was arrest
Grandmother Out on Bond On Child Abuses Charges, Arrested Again
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
Sumter, SC (WLTX) - A grandmother out on bond on child abuse charges was arrested again. The Sumter County Sheriff's Office said Jaqueline Raysor, 55, posted bond Monday for child abuses charges against her 7-year-old granddaughter. Investigators... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Gator Keanu Neal's athleticism, poise make him strong NFL Draft prospectchoices of his life and leave school a year early. "It was tough, it was reall
Gator Keanu Neal's athleticism, poise make him strong NFL Draft prospect
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
choices of his life and leave school a year early. "It was tough, it was really tough," said Neal, a Bushnell South Sumter graduate who will attend the NFL Draft in Chicago. "Just leaving Gator Nation, the coaches. And I love the coaches.... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Columbia's mayor announces water bill inserts for donations to summer program for teensof Transportation is run before he can back a proposal that could borrow up to
Columbia's mayor announces water bill inserts for donations to summer program for teens
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
of Transportation is run before he can back a proposal that could borrow up to $2 billion for road projects in South... Sumter County deputies search for man accused of attempted sexual assaultSumter County deputies search for man accused of... Read more
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