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MARTHA ANN CAPERS GARY

Martha Ann Capers Gary, 77, wife of Sammie Gary, departed this life on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at National Healthcare Parklane, Columbia. She was born on May 3, 1943, in Sumter County, a daughter of the late Henry and Winnie McMillian … more

GEORGIA LEE SMITH

Georgia Lee Smith, 65, departed this life on Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, at Prisma Health Richland Hospital, Columbia. She was born on Jan. 24, 1955, in Sumter, a daughter of the late James and Lila Damon Smith. Job's Mortuary Inc., 312 S. Main St., … more

JOHN WARREN DAVIS

John Warren Davis, 86, husband of Shirley Ford Davis, died on Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital. Services will be announced by Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter. more

LEAVESTER WILSON

Leavester Wilson, 89, husband of Martha Ann Spann Wilson, departed this life on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital. He was born on Feb. 16, 1931, in Sumter, a son of the late Ollie and Sarah Perry Wilson. The family will … more

JAMES CHANDLER

Elder James Chandler, 74, husband of Rachel Colclough Chandler, died on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at McLeod Seacoast Hospital, Little River. He was born on July 29, 1946, in Sumter, a son of the late Paul and Bertha Harrington Chandler. Due to … more

GEORGE HOWARD RAGIN

On Friday, July 31, 2020, George Howard Ragin, husband of Mirrel "Thelma" Richburg Simms Ragin, died at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital. Born on Sept. 19, 1938, in the St. Paul community of Summerton, he was a son of the late Preston and Rosa Canty … more

DESSIE MURRAY

NEWARK, N.J. - On Sunday, July 26, 2020, Dessie Murray died at her residence. Born on April 22, 1961, in Manning, she was a daughter of the late James and Josephine Gibson Murray. In accordance with requirements given by the CDC in reference … more

Support Groups: Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020

EDITOR'S NOTE: Please note that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, some meetings/events may be cancelled, rescheduled or held virtually. AA, AL-ANON, ALATEEN: AA - Monday-Friday, noon and 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 7 p.m.; Sunday, 10:30 a.m. and … more

'Too many are selfish': U.S. nears 5 million virus cases

BOSTON - Big house parties and weddings, summer camps, concerts, crowded bars and restaurants, shopping trips without masks - Americans' resistance to curbs on everyday life is seen as a key reason the U.S. has racked up more confirmed coronavirus … more

Public Agenda: Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020

EDITOR'S NOTE: Please note that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, some meetings/events may be cancelled, rescheduled or held virtually. TOWN OF LYNCHBURG PLANNING COMMISSION Today, 4 p.m., town hall more

Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law legislation that will devote nearly $3 billion annually to conservation projects, outdoor recreation and maintenance of national parks and other public lands. The measure was … more

Beautiful Carley would enjoy a home with another dog

TOP: This lady is beautiful. She seems to be a boxer mix. Carley is a little shy when first meeting a new person but warms up quickly. She has made friends with all of the other dogs at the shelter and would enjoy the company of another dog. Carley … more

Reese is a happy, loving girl who just wants to please

BELOW: This precious lady ended up at animal control very thin and neglected, weighing only 36 pounds. Reese is approximately 5-6 years old. Despite the rough life she seems to have had, she is very happy and loving and just wants to please. Reese … more

Horoscopes: Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep busy, live up to your promises and don't stop until you have taken care of your responsibilities. Let your actions speak for you, and you will gain respect and the assistance you need to reach your target. TAURUS … more

Parents unhappy with options assemble learning 'pods'

MIAMI - On the 4-acre farm at the edge of the Everglades where Timea Hunter runs a horse academy, she has hosted plenty of parties, picnics and workshops. So with her children's school building closed, she figured why not use it also as a … more

Trump nursing home plan limits supply of free COVID-19 tests

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration's plan to provide every nursing home with a fast COVID-19 testing machine comes with an asterisk: The government won't supply enough test kits to check staff and residents beyond an initial couple of … more

BI-LO provides way for customers to Share a Meal with those in need

FROM STAFF REPORTS BI-LO, whose parent company is Southeastern Grocers Inc., is participating in the Share a Meal program with SEG Gives Foundation and The Coca-Cola Co. to provide a way for customers to help those in need. The campaign … more

Tropical Storm Isaias drives wild weather up I-95 after causing damage in Carolinas

WINDSOR, N.C. (AP) - Tropical Storm Isaias spawned tornadoes and dumped rain along the U.S. East Coast on Tuesday after making landfall as a hurricane in North Carolina, where it smashed boats together and caused floods and fires that displaced … more

COVID-19 measures could disrupt rare paralyzing disease

NEW YORK - Health experts once thought 2020 might be the worst year yet for a rare paralyzing disease that has been hitting U.S. children for the past decade. But they now say the coronavirus pandemic could disrupt the pattern for the … more

Braves' Soroka out for the year with torn Achilles

ATLANTA - When Mike Soroka's teammates heard him scream, they feared the worst. When they saw him being helped off the field, unable to put any weight on his right leg, they knew it was bad. "If Mike Soroka can't walk off the field, you know … more
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