SUMTER

Latest stories

2h
The Columbia County News-Times
Property Transfers& Parcel number: 060968G; $10; Public Road Acquisition Christopher Steven Hoga
Property Transfers
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
& Parcel number: 060968G; $10; Public Road Acquisition Christopher Steven Hogan & Emily M. Hogan to Larry G. Manning; 1144 Sumter Landing Circle; $279,900 Estate of James C. Rigdon to Mary R. Rigdon; Map & Parcel number: 077-B-064; $0; Estate... Read more
6h
FOX Carolina
Coroner called after car flips during drag race in Ware ShoalsMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Coroner called after car flips during drag race in Ware Shoals
FOX Carolina / Posted 6 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
7h
FOX Carolina
Car flips during drag race in Ware ShoalsMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Car flips during drag race in Ware Shoals
FOX Carolina / Posted 7 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
7h
FOX Carolina
Reported armed robbery at Upstate jewelry storeMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Reported armed robbery at Upstate jewelry store
FOX Carolina / Posted 7 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
11h
FOX Carolina
Man dies after burning inside car following crashMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Man dies after burning inside car following crash
FOX Carolina / Posted 11 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
11h
The Star
Boys & Girls Club looks at 50community, before they even had a building to meet in. After some discussion a
Boys & Girls Club looks at 50
The Star / Posted 11 hours ago
community, before they even had a building to meet in. After some discussion and fundraising, the club found its home on Sumter Street, where it still stands today. The facilities weren’t what they are now, Chadwick remembers, but there was still... Read more
12h
FOX Carolina
One person airlifted after van strikes motorcycle in AndersonMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
One person airlifted after van strikes motorcycle in Anderson
FOX Carolina / Posted 12 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
13h
FOX Carolina
One airlifted, 4 sent to hospital after car strikes golf cart in Pickens Co.Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
One airlifted, 4 sent to hospital after car strikes golf cart in Pickens Co.
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
13h
FOX Carolina
Suspect charged after sexual assault of minor in GreenwoodMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Suspect charged after sexual assault of minor in Greenwood
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
15h
The Arizona Republic
Where does Arizona rank among America’s most violent states?rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above t
Where does Arizona rank among America’s most violent states?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 hours ago
rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent-crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
15h
FOX Carolina
Greer coin laundry damaged in apparent collisionMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Greer coin laundry damaged in apparent collision
FOX Carolina / Posted 15 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
15h
FOX Carolina
Hundreds without power in Cherokee Co.Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Hundreds without power in Cherokee Co.
FOX Carolina / Posted 15 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
16h
FOX Carolina
Single vehicle crash kills one in AshevilleMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Single vehicle crash kills one in Asheville
FOX Carolina / Posted 16 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
17h
First Coast News
America's most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America's most violent (and peaceful) states
First Coast News / Posted 17 hours ago
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
17h
FOX Carolina
Man scalded 3-old child with hot waterMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Man scalded 3-old child with hot water
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 hours ago
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
24 related stories
1d
WXIA-TV Atlanta
America's most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America's most violent (and peaceful) states
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
WLBZ Bangor
America's most peaceful state is Maine: ranking indexcrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America's most peaceful state is Maine: ranking index
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
WCSH 6 Portland
America's most peaceful state is Maine: ranking indexcrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America's most peaceful state is Maine: ranking index
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
Orlando Sentinel
Basketball report: Wekiva's Paul Reed on radar for UCF, otherspotent 1-2 punch as high school seniors. SourceHoops.com also mentioned First
Basketball report: Wekiva's Paul Reed on radar for UCF, others
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
potent 1-2 punch as high school seniors. SourceHoops.com also mentioned First Academy’s Greg Summers, Windermere Prep’s Xion Golding and South Sumter guard Bryce Williams, all of Showtime Hoops, as prospects to watch. bcollings @orlandosentinel.... Read more
1d
WLTX-TV Columbia
YWCA Offers a Place of Relief to Children of Domestic Abuse VictimsSumter, SC (WLTX) - Child victims of domestic violence do not always get to fee
YWCA Offers a Place of Relief to Children of Domestic Abuse Victims
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
Sumter, SC (WLTX) - Child victims of domestic violence do not always get to feel like a kid. The YWCA in Sumter is trying to change that with the opening of their new park. Calaundra Razor, a children's advocate at the YWCA, says it will give... Read more
1d
WLTX-TV Columbia
Babysitter's Boyfriend Arrested For Scalding childSteve Johnson, 24, of Sumter is charged with Unlawful Neglect of a Child of Hel
Babysitter's Boyfriend Arrested For Scalding child
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
Steve Johnson, 24, of Sumter is charged with Unlawful Neglect of a Child of Helpless Person. Deputies say Johnson used a shower wand to run hot water on the child's legs and buttocks area after the child defecated in his pants and in the shower... Read more
1d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Two killed in Lake Murray bar shooting honored with boat processionalMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Two killed in Lake Murray bar shooting honored with boat processional
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
8 related stories
1d
WIS News 10 Columbia
State House grounds Pokestops and Pokemon Go gyms disappearMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
State House grounds Pokestops and Pokemon Go gyms disappear
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
8 related stories
1d
WIS News 10 Columbia
At least two killed in county due to extreme heatMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
At least two killed in county due to extreme heat
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
8 related stories
1d
York Daily Record
America’s most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America’s most violent (and peaceful) states
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Man scalded 3-old child with hot waterMan scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old chi
Man scalded 3-old child with hot water
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot waterDeputies: Man scalded 3-year-old child with hot water Steve Johnson (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) A 24-year-old Sumter County man scalded a 3-year-old child with water so badly that the... Read more
8 related stories
1d
WLTX-TV Columbia
Babysitter's Boyfriend Arrested for Scalding ChildSUMTER, SC - (WLTX) -- According to the Sumter County Sheriff's Department one
Babysitter's Boyfriend Arrested for Scalding Child
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
SUMTER, SC - (WLTX) -- According to the Sumter County Sheriff's Department one man faces charges after scalding a 3-year-old child with hot water on July 25. Steve Johnson, 24, of Sumter is charged with Unlawful Neglect of a Child of Helpless... Read more
1d
USA Today
America’s most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America’s most violent (and peaceful) states
USA Today / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
Newsmax
Sheriff Tyrone Clark 'Corrupt,' Removed by Alabama High CourtSheriff Tyrone Clark of Sumter County was removed from office by the Alabama Su
Sheriff Tyrone Clark 'Corrupt,' Removed by Alabama High Court
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Sheriff Tyrone Clark of Sumter County was removed from office by the Alabama Supreme Court which found him guilty of corruption in office and willful neglect of duty in an impeachment hearing, reported the Montgomery Advertiser. Clark was elected... Read more
7 related stories
1d
Detroit Free Press
America’s most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America’s most violent (and peaceful) states
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
Daily Journal
America’s most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America’s most violent (and peaceful) states
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
The Clarion-Ledger
America’s most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America’s most violent (and peaceful) states
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
Daily Record
America’s most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America’s most violent (and peaceful) states
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
Elmira Star-Gazette
America’s most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America’s most violent (and peaceful) states
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
The Arizona Republic
America’s most violent (and peaceful) statescrime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well a
America’s most violent (and peaceful) states
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
crime rates in all six South Carolina metro areas tracked by the FBI are well above the national violent crime rate. In the Sumter area, there are 666 violent crimes per 100,000 metro residents, one of the highest rates in the country. The presence... Read more
12 related stories
1d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Police identify 5 wanted for assault by mob in Sumterwith the Flint water crisis, according to the Detroit Free Press. Sumter Pol
Police identify 5 wanted for assault by mob in Sumter
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
with the Flint water crisis, according to the Detroit Free Press. Sumter Police are looking for five men and working to identify a... Read more
8 related stories
1d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Police need help identifying man who used stolen account information in Sumterbe attractive, environmentally friendly,...More >> Police in Sumter have rel
Police need help identifying man who used stolen account information in Sumter
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
be attractive, environmentally friendly,...More >> Police in Sumter have released photos... Read more
8 related stories
1d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Gator pulled from pond where elderly woman's body foundbe attractive, environmentally friendly,...More >> Police need help identifyin
Gator pulled from pond where elderly woman's body found
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
be attractive, environmentally friendly,...More >> Police need help identifying man who used stolen account information in SumterPolice need help identifying man who used stolen account information in Sumter Police in Sumter have released photos... Read more
8 related stories
1d
WLTX-TV Columbia
Suspect Wanted for Stealing Debit Card NumberSUMTER, SC - (WLTX) -- After looking at a bank statement, a woman found out tha
Suspect Wanted for Stealing Debit Card Number
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
SUMTER, SC - (WLTX) -- After looking at a bank statement, a woman found out that her debit card number had been used by a man in Sumter early this week according to the Sumter Police Department. Officers say the man used a fake card with the woman's... Read more
2d
The Post-Journal
Darlene (Johnson) Earpand while in Italy met her future husband, Smithie Earp, to whom she was marrie
Darlene (Johnson) Earp
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
and while in Italy met her future husband, Smithie Earp, to whom she was married for 20 years. Darlene was a resident of Sumter, S.C., for nearly 40 years and worked at both St. Jude High School and Tuomey Hospital for extended periods of time... Read more
2d
WSFA 12 Montgomery
Your guide to the 2016 Alabama sales tax holidaylimits of Pell City. St. Florian - Yes Steele - Yes Stevenson - Yes Sullige
Your guide to the 2016 Alabama sales tax holiday
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
limits of Pell City. St. Florian - Yes Steele - Yes Stevenson - Yes Sulligent - Yes Sumiton - Yes Summerdale - Yes Sumter County - Yes Susan Moore - No Sweet Water - No Sylacauga - Yes Sylvan Springs - Yes Sylvania - Yes Talladega -... Read more
2d
Orlando Sentinel
Habitat to keep building in Lake due to impact-fee planTension between Lake County government and Habitat for Humanity of Lake-Sumter
Habitat to keep building in Lake due to impact-fee plan
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Tension between Lake County government and Habitat for Humanity of Lake-Sumter has subsided after county officials agreed to use state funds to cover impact fees for nonprofits building affordable housing. The nonprofit previously announced it would... Read more
2d
Offshore Magazine
Shell makes deepwater discovery in Gulf of MexicoOffshore staff The Fort Sumter well was drilled in the Mississippi Canyon bloc
Shell makes deepwater discovery in Gulf of Mexico
Offshore Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Offshore staff The Fort Sumter well was drilled in the Mississippi Canyon block 566, located around 73 mi (117 km) southeast of New Orleans, in a water depth of 7,062 ft (2,152 m) to a total vertical drilling depth of 28,016 ft (8,539 m) measured... Read more
2d
WALB Albany
MOST WANTED: Derain WallerCounty peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut h
MOST WANTED: Derain Waller
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
County peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut hulls caught fire twice over the weekend. Sumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rateSumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rate There will be one more... Read more
32 related stories
2d
WALB Albany
Siblings accused of robbery denied bondCounty peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut h
Siblings accused of robbery denied bond
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
County peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut hulls caught fire twice over the weekend. Sumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rateSumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rate There will be one more... Read more
32 related stories
2d
WALB Albany
Ambushed Valdosta officer recalls gunfightCounty peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut h
Ambushed Valdosta officer recalls gunfight
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
County peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut hulls caught fire twice over the weekend. Sumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rateSumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rate There will be one more... Read more
32 related stories
2d
WALB Albany
Columbus Kinetic Credit Union donates items to nonprofitsCounty peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut h
Columbus Kinetic Credit Union donates items to nonprofits
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
County peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut hulls caught fire twice over the weekend. Sumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rateSumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rate There will be one more... Read more
32 related stories
2d
WALB Albany
CPD arrests woman on child cruelty chargesCounty peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut h
CPD arrests woman on child cruelty charges
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
County peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut hulls caught fire twice over the weekend. Sumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rateSumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rate There will be one more... Read more
32 related stories
2d
WALB Albany
Mother knew pregnant daughter was being rapedCounty peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut h
Mother knew pregnant daughter was being raped
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
County peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut hulls caught fire twice over the weekend. Sumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rateSumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rate There will be one more... Read more
32 related stories
2d
WALB Albany
Fort Benning soldier, 21, dies following medical complicationCounty peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut h
Fort Benning soldier, 21, dies following medical complication
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
County peanut company is still cleaning up after more than 100 tons of peanut hulls caught fire twice over the weekend. Sumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rateSumter Co. to hold last hearing on millage rate There will be one more... Read more
32 related stories
More

People in this news