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Campus corner: June 17, 2018

Georgia State University ATLANTA - Asia Conyers of Sumter was named to the Dean's List at Georgia State University during the spring semester of 2018. To be eligible for the Dean's List, degree-seeking students must have earned a GPA of at … more

Manning Junior High honor roll

All A Honor Roll (4th Quarter) 7th Grade Calvin Bailey, Summer Beachum, Mattison Casselman, Ashley Felipe', K'Yauna Furman, Hannah Hardy, Derrick Husser, Jodie Li, Mac McCabe, Reagan McElveen, Reid Parimuha, Kush Patel, Abriah Pendergrass, … more

Campus corner: June 14, 2018

Central Carolina Technical College Central Carolina Technical College President Dr. Michael Mikota has announced the spring 2018 student honors lists. This term, 406 students have been honored. The President's List recognizes students who were … more

Sumter School District's CFO resigns for another job

Given personnel confidentiality issues and other matters handled by the board behind closed doors in executive session Monday night, not a lot of information was available on Tuesday from Sumter School District's Board of Trustees' special-called … more

Sumter County Council holds off on school district mill increase request

Sumter County Council has more time to mull over Sumter School District's request for a 5.48-mill increase after voting unanimously to remove the item from its agenda while it still waits for the district to answer questions posed by council members … more

Sumter County Council to consider Sumter School District mill increase request

Sumter County Council will meet at 6 p.m. today in County Council Chambers, third floor of Sumter County Administration Building, 13 E. Canal St., to consider a 5.48-mill increase request from Sumter School District before considering third and … more

The Class of 2018: Sumter High School graduation

Sumter High School seniors graduated Saturday morning at Memorial Stadium. Friends and family packed the stands, cheering on their loved ones. more

The Class of 2018: Lakewood High School graduation

Lakewood High School held its graduation ceremony at 3 p.m. on Friday at the Sumter County Civic Center. Friends and family packed the bleachers to see their loved ones walk across the stage and turn … more

The Class of 2018: Crestwood High School graduation

Crestwood High School graduated its seniors on Friday at 7 p.m. at the Sumter County Civic Center. Friends and family packed the stands to cheer on their loved ones and celebrate their milestone. more

The Class of 2018: Sumter County Career and Technology Center

Sumter County Career and Technology Center program participants graduated on Thursday at the Sumter County Civic Center. Family and friends packed the seats to cheer on their loved ones and celebrate … more

Sumter school board's special called meeting Monday will be mostly executive session

Sumter School District’s Board of Trustees will have a special called meeting tonight at 6 p.m. at the district office, 1345 Wilson Hall Road. A district spokesperson distributed an … more

Campus Corner: Sunday, June 10, 2018

Wofford College SPARTANBURG - The following local students were among 394 graduates of Wofford College during the 2018 Commencement exercises on May 20: Essence Unique Buckman of Sumter received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, concentration … more

Education News: June 10, 2018

Sumter School District Graduation ceremonies held Crestwood and Lakewood high school graduations were held Friday at Sumter County Civic Center. Sumter High School graduation was held Saturday at Memorial Stadium. Crestwood's valedictorian … more

Lakewood High grad soars despite hardships

A Lakewood High School senior showed that his will to do well in school is much stronger than his reading disability after he received more than nine recognitions, including six scholarships, during Class Day on Wednesday. One of those … more

Perfect: 4 Sumter seniors mark 12 years of never missing a day of school

No one is perfect. Except four teenagers from Sumter. When J'Quan Jenkins-Johnson, Morgan Pringle, Shekinah Lonon and Kyle Boothe graduate from high school this weekend, they will complete a 12-year challenge that started in kindergarten and ended … more

Education News: Sunday, June 3, 2018

Central Carolina Technical College Path to Provide scholarship opportunities Path to Provide is a partnership with the South Carolina Technical College System and affiliated colleges and the South Carolina Hospital Association and member … more

Longtime F.J. DeLaine employees reflect on careers

WEDGEFIELD - F.J. DeLaine Elementary School's Willie Jenkins and Gloria Anderson share many things in common. The duo are the longest continuous-serving employees at the small school that will officially close at week's end as part of a … more

CAMPUS CORNER: June 3, 2018

THE CITADEL CHARLESTON - Mary Patton of Sumter graduated from The Citadel during The Citadel Graduate College's commencement ceremony on May 5. Patton received an Educational Specialist in School Psychology degree. Approximately 500 members of … more

Former Lincoln High School classmates celebrate 65th reunion

Friends and classmates often get together for a sleepover and to reminisce, but one group of former high school peers who did so on Tuesday have grandchildren who were their age when they met. The Class of 1953 celebrated its 65th anniversary of … more

Read more, dream bigger: Sumter’s 2nd Ben Carson Reading Room opens at Manchester Elementary

PINEWOOD - School administrators and donors hope a new, special library at Manchester Elementary School will help youth in this rural community of Sumter County think and dream big. On Tuesday, local leaders and school officials held a grand … more
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