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Solar array up and running

Visitors view Black River Electric Co-op.'s new solar array at Black River Industrial Park after BREC CEO Charlie Allen instructed workers to turn on the new facility …

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Manning City Council set to meet

Manning City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Manning City Hall, 29 W. Boyce St., Manning. Mayor Julia Nelson will present employee service awards and Council will hear a presentation from Don Hardy of the Junior Golf Program. There …

Sexual trauma services expands to Clarendon

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands held an open house at its Sumter office to celebrate the inclusion of Clarendon County in its service area as well as connect with current and potential partners on Thursday. Layla Ferjani, its marketing …
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Are you single and like to dance?

The Palmetto Singles Club meets from 7 to 10 p.m. on the first and third Friday of each month at the VFW on Gion Street. Come dance with us. Call (803) 468-6874. Mayewood High School Class of 1977 will hold its 40th class reunion during Memorial …
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VFW, VFW Auxiliary 10813 to meet today

Volunteers from AARP will offer free tax preparation from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays through April 12 at the Shepherd's Center, 24 Council St. Applicants are advised to bring the following with them: photo ID; Social Security …
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Feb. 19, 2017

Marriage Licenses - Richard John Gimlin III and Daphne Mendez - Mason Drake Carney and Courtney Noel Crosby - Samuel Glenn Smith and Melanie Marie Russo - Matthew Fullard and Raven Campbell Heyward - Kyle Patrick Schaare and Kathryn …
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Tire theft suspect works out restitution

According to Sumter County Sheriff's Office, four tires were stolen from Myson's Tires, 3272 Broad St., shortly after midnight on Wednesday.Video shows white males running along the fence at the …
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Defending Trump - no matter what

I've always found Donald Trump's most passionate supporters more interesting than Donald Trump himself. Donald Trump is easy to understand. He's a man who craves adulation. Adulation, applause, ratings are his oxygen. When you understand that a …

Deep in road salt mine, workers pray for snow (and overtime)

HAMPTON CORNERS, N.Y. (AP) — Deep below upstate New York's farm country, workers in ghostly tunnels are praying for snow. Fiercer winters mean better business, longer hours and fatter paychecks …
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Feb. 21, 2017

TAX ACCOMMODATIONS ADVISORY BOARD Today, 3 p.m., Swan Lake Visitors Center SUMTER CITY COUNCIL Today, 5:30 p.m., Sumter Opera House, 21 N. Main St. CLARENDON COUNTY PLANNING & PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION Today, 6 p.m., planning …
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Feb. 15, 2017

AA, AL-ANON, ALATEEN: AA - Monday-Friday, noon and 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., 1 Warren St. (803) 775-1852. AA Women's Meeting - Wednesdays, 7 p.m., 1 Warren St. (803) 775-1852. AA Spanish Speaking - …