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Trump-backed McMaster wins South Carolina governor primary

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One of Donald Trump's earliest and strongest supporters, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, survived an unusually tough challenge from a political newcomer on Tuesday, … more

ELECTION 2018: Primary runoff election results for Sumter, Clarendon and Lee counties

Here are the results for the races affect  Sumter, Lee and Clarendon counties: Governor (Republican) Henry McMaster (incumbent):  51.64% | 17,567 votes John Warren: 48.36% | 16,449 … more

Sumter-based Merchant Iron Works to expand, create new jobs

A Sumter-based manufacturer is expanding and creating 27 new jobs. Merchant Iron Works, 3215 Beulah Cuttino Road, announced today its making a $2.5 million capital investment into its facility and … more

Sumter County Council to consider Sumter School District millage increase request

Sumter County Council will hold a special called meeting at 5 p.m. today in County Council Chambers, third floor of Sumter County Administration Building, 13 E. Canal St., to continue its discussion … more

Building minds and LEGOs at the Sumter County Library

PHOTOS BY ADRIENNE SARVIS / THE SUMTER ITEM As summer vacation pushes on, local children continued to use their thinking muscles as they built various structures during the Club LEGO event at Sumter County Library's main building on … more

Back to the '80s: REACH showcases Sumter School District's talented

They've explored Motown, the Beatles' era and several other themes in years past, but this summer, students in Sumter School District's Reinforcing and Expanding Artistic and Creative Horizons program have been examining the 1980s - when none of … more

Sumter School Board's Finance Committee meets Wednesday

The advisory Finance Committee of Sumter School District's Board of Trustees will meet Wednesday at 7:45 a.m. at the district office, 1345 Wilson Hall Road. A district spokeswoman distributed a meeting agenda on Monday morning. The committee … more

Working for success: Student in inaugural CCTC program gets one year free while working in industry

While many of her friends growing up in Cuba enjoyed playing with dolls inside, Yadira Viera liked wrenches and hammers and being in the garage with Dad on the weekends. He was a car mechanic by trade and operated his shop business from home. … more

'Charity starts at home': Sidewalk Cafe owner holds block party to help homeless shelters

There are many ways to make a difference in a community, and Tracy Fleming, owner of Sidewalk Cafe, is using one platform to reinforce a charitable movement. On Saturday, Sidewalk Cafe held its first block party on South Main to become familiar … more
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