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Local mothers, babies could benefit from staff's training

Tuomey Regional Medical Center labor and delivery and nursery staff, along with obstetricians from Sumter OB-GYN, were recently able to sharpen their skills at handling emergency situations during and after childbirth using Palmetto Health …

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Officials: Woman in car wasn't Sumterite

Richland County Sheriff's Department continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman whose body was found in a partially submerged car near William B. Tolar Boat Landing on U.S. 378 west of Sumter. Public Information …
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Man jailed for allegedly hitting child

Sumter County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man after he allegedly hit a child. Marcus Rush, 32, of 40 Murphy St., was arrested and charged Monday with cruelty to children in connection to an incident that occurred last month. In a release …

2 arrested in strong arm robbery

Kevin Douglas Shrader, 31, of 2894 September Drive, and Quentin Antoine Wright, 31, of 12 Copeland St., were both arrested Friday for their alleged involvement in a strong-arm robbery that took place at 3:30 a.m. in the parking lot of a …
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LILTON FLOYD

TURBEVILLE - Lilton "Nunny" Floyd, 73, of Turbeville, passed away on Friday, July 24, 2015, at McLeod Regional Medical Center. Mr. Floyd was born in Clarendon County, a son of the late Palmer and Jessie Mae Welch Floyd. He was a self-employed …

CLARENCE MCKENZIE

LAKE CITY - Funeral service for Clarence Mckenzie, who died July 23, 2015, will be held at 11 a.m. today at L.D Graham Memorial Chapel, Lake City.
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Price, Miles lead P-15's to 4-2 win

Sumter pitchers Dawson Price and Matthew Miles didn't dominate the Gaffney Post 109 batters in their elimination game in the American Legion baseball state tournament on Monday at Riley Park. However, they made the pitches they had to make as the …
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Reality show: The Donald, Hillary share top billing

Don't know much about his-tory ... - Popular song of the past In separate but equally bizarre performances, two presidential candidates showed up in Arkansas last weekend, Hillary Clinton at a Democratic rally in North Little Rock and Donald …