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Teachers share recipes to raise money

Members of Sumter School District's Teacher Forum are offering an insight into some of their best recipes in the organization's cookbook "Let's Get Cooking" - a compilation of the teachers' submitted recipes for main dishes, desserts and other …

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Gas prices lowest in S.C., but you can save even more

According to the AAA, the average price of gas in the United States was $3.43 per gallon as of Monday. In South Carolina, the average is $3.14. That's the lowest in the nation, which means it will cost us less to drive to our Labor Day destinations. …
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Are you a Rembert area senior citizen?

The Rembert Area Community Coalition (RACC) offers a senior citizens program 10 a.m.-noon each Monday and Wednesday at 6785 Bradley St. (behind car wash), Rembert, SC 29128. Transportation is available. Call (803) 432-2001. The USS Missouri …
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Find out all you need to know about parliamentary law

The Sumter Unit of the National Association of Parliamentarians will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Sumter School District building on Wilson Hall Road. Anyone interested in learning more about any phase of parliamentary law is welcome to attend. …
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Aug. 10, 2014

Building Permits - Ronald E. and Janice J. Kittle, owners, Donald Buddin dba Sumter Roofing, contractor, 1365 Kentwood Drive, $6,650 (reroof and vinyl, residential). - Keith E. and Laura A. Cox, owners, Welch's Quality Builders & Roofers LLC, …
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Police seek man who tried to run over officers

Police are looking for a man who reportedly tried to run over two officers in an escape attempt. Shaquille Morique Leneau, 22, of 142 Shannon St., is wanted on two counts of attempted murder. Leneau was reportedly spotted by officers on Brand …
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Hard to swallow? Burger King may move to Canada

NEW YORK (AP) — Some Burger King customers are finding it hard to swallow that the home of the Whopper could move to Canada. Investors seemed to welcome the announcement by Burger King late …

American, US Airways will stop listing on Orbitz

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines and US Airways are pulling flight listings from Orbitz-run websites in a long-running dispute over fees that the travel company charges to list and sell …
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Aug. 28, 2014

SUMTER COUNTY DEVELOPMENT BOARD Today, 7:30 a.m., Greater Sumter Chamber of Commerce boardroom, 32 E. Calhoun St.
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Aug. 26, 2014

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 - Wednesday, 7 p.m., 1 Warren St. (803) 775-1852. AA Spanish Speaking - Sunday, …