SC cops seek hockey mask bandit

...check cashing businesses, a hotel and other places. Lott says the armed robberies have taken place in Columbia, Lexington and Sumter, staring on Nov. 21. The sheriff says the robber has been seen driving away in three different vehicles. Lott says the man...

Odis Holbrook

...daughter: Connie Wilson (James) of Sumter, SC; granddaughters: Christina Holbrook...Alan Wilson, and Patrick Wilson, all of Sumter, SC; great grandchildren: Tylor, Maddox...Kaitlin, Michael, and Emily Josey, all of Sumter, SC; brother: Noah Holbrook of Bristol...

Displays light up holiday for area residents

...of the decorating, but when she married, her husband, Bart, liked to experiment with the outdoor lighting.Their home in Sumter Landing has become a popular spot. Lighted Christmas archways and a few dozen lighted Christmas trees are in the couple's...

Lions roar into tourney's second round

...game-clinching slam with 45 seconds to go.Today at Augusta Prep, the Lions face West minster while the Crusaders take on Thomas Sumter. Both games beginning at 4 p.m.Also advancing in the winner's bracket was the host Augusta Prep boys, who beat Edmund...

South Aiken baseball defeats Sumter

...Griffith's two RBI proved to be the difference as South Aiken beat Sumter, 8-7, on Wednesday night.With the victory, the Thoroughbreds...three runs as the Thoroughbreds rallied from a 6-5 deficit.Sumter had taken the lead on an RBI single by Taylor McFaddin in the...

Sumter hospital guilty of submitting $39 million in false Medicare claims

...ensure that they would get referral fees associated with those physicians' procedures, according to a report by The Item of Sumter.Paying physicians with part of the referral fees a hospital receives creates an illegal kickback under Medicare law. The...

Edith Brown

...Brown. Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law, Diane and Jim Reeder, Savannah, GA, Cathy and Mark Rearden, Sumter, SC, Yvette and Jay Jennings, Edgefield, SC; one brother, John Hobbs, Warrick, RI; two sisters, Martha Turner, Conyers...

Sumter has big second quarter for 36-7 win

AIKEN - Aiken scored first, but it was all Sumter the rest of the way Friday night. Sumter struck for 27 second-quarter points en route...on Pat Sapp's 40 yard interception return. Sumter 0 27 7 3- 36 Aiken 7 0 0 0- 7 Aiken- Pat...

Legislators push four-year college program for USC-Sumter

...president is no fan of the idea of making its Sumter campus a four-year college, but legislators are poised to do just that. The Sumter two-year college doesn't offer a bachelor's...three-quarters of what they need in Sumter, but then they've got to pack up and...

With base safe, Sumter stands ready to welcome Army force

SUMTER, S.C. - Zona Jefferson, a school superintendent in the central South Carolina city of Sumter, opens her arms wide when she says she's...a prime example of the ingrained support Sumter gives to the military. Not only does her...