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Hattie Mack Pinckney was born on May 7, 1934, in Sumter County, a daughter of the late Roosevelt and Hattie Johnson Mack. She departed this... [Read More]
Funeral service for Mr. Davis White will be 11 a.m. Monday in St. John United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Chandler Cemetery directed by... [Read More]
A Sumter-Lee Regional Detention Center inmate was pronounced dead Saturday morning after he was found unconscious Thursday morning, according to Sumter County Sheriff's Office.According to... [Read More]
The death is one of two incidents currently under investigation at the jail. [Read More]
A news release from Sumter County Sheriff's Office states that an inmate found unconscious at Sumter-Lee Correctional Center (Sumter County Sheriff's Office Detention Center) on... [Read More]
Representatives from the Sumter County Sheriff's department say most of the crimes we see in South Carolina is drug-related. [Read More]
SLED opens investigations into two incidents in Sumter County... [Read More]
The Technical College System of Georgia announced Thursday that Sumter County will receive a competitive grant award of $3.11 million to help fund the design... [Read More]
A woman who formerly worked at the Sumter County Sheriff's Office Detention Center has been charged after allegedly knowing an inmate had contraband materials, the... [Read More]
Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis and Lt. Gov.-elect Jeanette Nuñez today announced their upcoming Thank You Tour with rally stops planned across the state. The tour will begin... [Read More]
Fields and Feathers toured guests around the Americus downtown district and industrial park. It also provided access to privately owned hunting plantations in Sumter County. [Read More]
School safety and transportation maintenance emerged as two key topics during the annual Sumter County legislative delegation meeting at The Villages Sumter County Service Center.... [Read More]
A Sumter County detention officer is being held at the facility where she was recently employed for allegedly allowing an inmate to keep contraband, according... [Read More]
A Sumter County detention officer was arrested by SLED Wednesday afternoon, according to Sumter County Sheriff's Office. The officer is being held at Sumter-Lee Regional... [Read More]
A Florence man was arrested in Sumter County after allegedly trying to purchase a vehicle with a bogus check. [Read More]
A Florence man has been charged in a Sumter County forgery case. [Read More]
The check was made out for $8,500, but law enforcement reportedly couldn't verify it's authenticity. [Read More]
The second-annual Christmas at Patriot Hall starts with a visit from Santa and 'shopping, shopping, shopping,' according to Melanie Colclough, executive director of the Sumter... [Read More]
Hattie Pinkney, 84, widow of Sammie Pinkney, died on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at Covenant Place of Sumter. Born on May 7, 1934, in... [Read More]
Martha Mae Duffie, widow of Marvin Duffie Jr., was born on Oct. 25, 1947, in Sumter County, to the late Eliza Bell Davis and Amos... [Read More]