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20 ounces of meat, 3 buns, 5 cheese slices

Ant Attack burger challenge accepted

Thaddeus Stout, weighing in at about 248 pounds, showed USC Sumter’s giant Ant Attack Ultimate Burger who’s boss Thursday afternoon when the school’s Student Life department …

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Housing market interest surges

“The Realtors feel like they are busier than they have been in the last four years,” Darlene Hebert, executive director of the Sumter Board of Realtors, said Thursday.“Just talking …
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$9,000 in Volkswagen automobile parts reported stolen

CHARGES: Michael JC Davis, 33, of 3097 Starks Ferry Road, was arrested and charged with shoplifting, public disorderly conduct and third-degree assault and battery about 2:41 p.m. Tuesday. The suspect reportedly tried to leave a business in the …
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HOYT T. FULTON

Hoyt Thomas “Tommy” Fulton, 67, husband of Beulah Mae Floyd Fulton, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Tuomey Regional Medical Center, Sumter.Born in Charleston, he was a son of the late …

JAMES G. PEARSON

LAKE CITY — James George Pearson, 57, husband of Patsy Ruth McFadden Pearson, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at McLeod Hospice House in Florence. He was born Feb. 28, 1957, in the Davis Station …
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Texas-sized beatdown

COLUMBIA — No Johnny Manziel, no problem for Texas A&M. In fact, his successor, sophomore quarterback Kenny Hill, topped Johnny Football in the Aggies record book on Thursday in the season-opening game against No. 9 South Carolina.
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Instead of marching, help police get thugs off street

I was pulling for David A. LePage in his Aug. 26 letter until he said, "I believe ..." He surprisingly agreed with Mr. Baten about black-on-black crime, how marching wasn't going to solve anything …
Pets for adoption

Olive is looking for a family

Olive, an 8-month-old tan and white spayed female labrador / hound mix, is available for adoption at the Sumter SPCA. She is housebroken, playful, affectionate, active and friendly. She gets along …

Isis

Isis, 8-month-old black and white spayed American shorthair, is available for adoption at the Sumter SPCA. She is housebroken, playful, affectionate, active, gentle and loves people. She’s …