As the Mary McLeod Bethune Museum Development Association moves forward, members want your input.
If you still cling to the adage "you can't teach an old dog new tricks," perhaps you can accept that you can at least introduce him to new situations.
A 90-minute standoff in the Sumter historic district Thursday night between police and an allegedly armed 46-year-old man ended with the suspect being taken into custody outside his home on Harby Stre
LAKE MARION - A Sumter woman is dead after a Friday morning boating wreck on Lake Marion, marking the fifth fatality responded to by Clarendon County emergency workers on the lake since Memorial Day.
The seniors enjoying a pre-Fourth of July meal at Sumter Senior Services got a surprise visit from the lieutenant governor.
During his career of more than 40 years as a banker in the Sumter community, Robert N. "Bobby" Boykin has seen multiple efforts to try to improve the area's economy. Some efforts have worked better th
LAKE MARION -- A Sumter woman is dead after a Friday morning boating wreck on Lake Marion.
Police are searching for three Columbia-area men thought to be responsible for a shoplifting incident on Thursday.
For many teenagers, the summer months bring more opportunities for sleeping in, socializing, sports and outdoor activity. And with quite a bit of free time on their hands, some of them try their hands
Airmen at Shaw Air Force Base were without power most of the day Wednesday after an early morning transformer failure.
South Carolina and the Sumter area have few restrictions on how local revelers can use fireworks. But Sumter Fire Marshal Robbie Rickard is cautioning fireworks users to "use common sense."
Looking for fun and family friendly activities this Fourth of July? Poinsett State Park will be open on our nation's birthday, and in addition to the fishing, hiking, biking and swimming that Poinsett
Two men have been charged with child sex crimes after reportedly engaging in the activities Tuesday.
USC Sumter's science camp continues to grow and encourage local youth to become interested in science and technology. After a few years of hosting the camp, the university had to turn down participant
When a skilled potter sets about creating an earthen vessel, he or she must follow a specific process. The medium must be pulled from the earth, milled and filtered until usable clay emerges. The clay
While there has been a slight change in the designation, the parishioners of St. Mary Catholic Church in Summerton and Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church in Manning will see little difference in the day
For the past 18 years, the small community of New Zion has celebrated the Fourth of July with a holiday parade, a patriotic program and a fireworks show worthy of a much larger town.
If someone grabs hold of Tonya McClellan's ponytail, she knows what to do. As a clinical coordinator with 16 years' experience working in hospital emergency rooms, she's been trained not only in how t