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WILLIE BROCK

MANNING - Willie Brock, 64, died Thursday, May 14, 2020, at McLeod Health Cheraw, Chesterfield. He was born April 28, 1956, in Baltimore, Maryland, a son of the late Neddy Brock and Roveana Dixon Brock. These services have been entrusted to … more

Spokesperson: Sumter IHOP is only temporarily closed

IHOP corporate officials say Sumter's location of the restaurant remains only temporarily closed. A public relations representative at the breakfast chain's corporate headquarters in Glendale, California, responded late Thursday to an email from … more

Brothers who survived Holocaust die weeks apart

NEW YORK - The brothers didn't have a chance to say goodbye. As young Polish Jews, they came out of World War II with scars that forever shaped how they viewed the world and each other. One survived Auschwitz, a death march and starvation. The … more

Prisma Health Children's Hospital-Midlands cancels 2 camps

Prisma Health Children's Hospital-Midlands has canceled this year's Camp KEMO, a summer camp for children with cancer, and Camp Wonder Hands, a camp for deaf and hard-of-hearing children, due to COVID-19 safety concerns. Both camps, offered free of … more

3 from Sumter, 2 from Clarendon die from coronavirus

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Sumter United Ministries preps for rise in people needing help after COVID-19

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Senior duo sees Sumter School District's decision as 'compromise'

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Players ask MLB for slew of financial documents

NEW YORK - Lawyers for the baseball players' union asked Major League Baseball to submit a slew of financial documents that detail the industry's finances, a person familiar with the request told The Associated Press. The person spoke on … more

NFL players accused of armed robbery at South Florida party

MIAMI - Police in South Florida are trying to find New York Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker and Seattle Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar after multiple witnesses accused them of an armed robbery at a party, authorities said Thursday. Miramar … more

Former Tech coach Pepper Rodgers dies at 88

ATLANTA - Pepper Rodgers, a colorful personality who helped Georgia Tech to an unbeaten season as a player in 1952 and went on to coach the Yellow Jackets as well as Kansas, UCLA and Memphis teams in both the USFL and CFL, died Thursday. He was … more

Bob Watson, All-Star slugger and executive, dies at 74

Bob Watson, an All-Star slugger who became the first black general manager to win a World Series with the New York Yankees in 1996, has died. He was 74. The Houston Astros, for whom Watson played his first 14 seasons in a baseball career spanning … more

NASCAR's return latest chapter in Darlington's rich legacy

DARLINGTON - Harold Brasington III recalls riding around the infield at Darlington Raceway as a youngster with his late grandfather, track builder Harold Brasington, watching as his granddad said hello to the likes of Richard Petty, David Pearson, … more

Keselowski draws pole for NASCAR's return to racing

Brad Keselowski celebrated his first pole win of the season - and perhaps the most memorable of his career - from afar. After waiting nearly a full hour Thursday evening, the Team Penske driver watched NASCAR's chief scorer Kyle McKinney finally … more

In the profession of passion: Sumter School District announces teacher of the year finalists

Sumter School District's three district teacher of the year finalists know teaching is not an 8-to-5 job, and they all bring passion to their profession. District administration surprised all three on Friday afternoon with personal messages on … more

Woman sought after gunfire strikes car with child inside

The Sumter Police Department is seeking help locating a suspect involved in a shooting incident Friday. Ashley Breonna Rose, 20, of Flamingo Road, was identified as a suspect in a shooting incident at her home after 11 a.m. Friday, said Tonyia … more

Little League World Series canceled for first time

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) - This year's Little League World Series and the championship tournaments in six other Little League divisions have been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. Little League President Stephen Keener announced the … more

Kobe Bryant among 8 finalists for Basketball Hall of Fame

CHICAGO - Kobe Bryant was one of eight finalists announced Friday as candidates for enshrinement into the Basketball Hall of Fame later this year, a decision that came as absolutely no surprise in his first year of eligibility. Joining Bryant as … more

What if you knew a cookie would take 20 minutes to run off?

NEW YORK - Would you put down that bag of chips if you saw it had 170 calories? What if the label said it would take 16 minutes of running to burn off those calories? Health experts for years have pushed for clearer food labeling to empower … more

Hangovers happen as your body tries to protect itself from alcohol's toxic effects

Debaucherous evening last night? You're probably dealing with veisalgia right now. More commonly known as a hangover, this unpleasant phenomenon has been dogging humanity … more

Should you avoid meat for good health?

More than half of Americans who make New Year's resolutions resolve to "eat healthier." If you're one, you might be confused about the role meat should play in your health. It's no … more
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