City Councilman David Merchant to run for Sumter mayor

Mayor Joe McElveen, the longest to serve in role, previously announced he will retire at end of term

Posted 1/28/20

A businessman who currently sits on Sumter City Council wants to take the helm.

After The Sumter Item initially reported at the beginning of the week that Mayor Joe McElveen, Sumter’s …

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