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It seems everyone escaped injury after shots were fired during a basketball game at Berea Seventh-Day Adventist Church gym about 8:15 p.m. on Thursday, officials said. The purpose of the church's basketball ministry, pastor Michael Miller said, … more
An unmodified opinion is not the only positive result in Sumter County's 2017 audit report, which also showed a $4 million increase in the municipality's net position, or value. Webster Roger LLP, the auditing agency, reported the county ended … more
The 20th Force Support Squadron hosted Frosty Fest, a family-friendly winter celebration for Team Shaw members, at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Dec. 17. The event was the first of its kind at Shaw and attracted approximately 4,500 guests … more
If one Sumter County lawmaker has his way, public schools may start earlier next year. District 36 State Sen. Kevin Johnson introduced legislation to this year's South Carolina General Assembly that would allow school boards to choose an opening … more
Bishopville's newest Main Street shop is shining silver, pearl and porcelain. The Silver Pearl has been open for business since December, but Tuesday marked a special occasion when both namesakes of the collectibles and antiques gift shop were on … more
A longtime supporter of Sumter Fire Department and the Sumter community, Douglas Mathis, former fire chief, is remembered as a mentor to the men and women of the fire service and anyone else who crossed his path. Mathis died on Jan. 10 at the age … more
U.S. Homeland Security personnel were seen at a residence in the west side of Sumter County last week, The Sumter Item has confirmed. Though no arrests resulted that day, the newspaper received an email from a resident of the Wintergreen … more
South Carolina is seeing an unusual amount of early season flu activity, according to doctors. Dr. Theresa Foo, an immunization consultant with the Department of Health and Environmental Control, said however that it is too early to make any … more
Thomas Sumter Academy Generals spread cheer On Nov. 30, our middle school students lived out our school motto, "Acta Non Verba," as we spread Christmas cheer and extended a helping hand to several nursing facilities and ministries in … more
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