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The owner of Sumter Piggly Wiggly stores is branching out into new territory. Ricky McLeod opens his first restaurant, Willie Sue's Food and Spirits, later this month. "It's a little bit above a Piggly Wiggly deli," he said. "The whole place … more
NEW YORK (AP) — Security software maker Symantec is the latest company to announce plans to split itself into two. The maker of Norton antivirus software said Thursday that it will separate into … more
NEW YORK - Nothing is going gold's way. Inflation remains tame, the dollar looks strong, and Americans are increasingly confident. Even fears that the Federal Reserve would set off another … more
WASHINGTON - Government-controlled mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac posted profits for the July-September period as the U.S. housing market continued to recover. Gains in recent years have enabled them to fully repay … more
Chamber plans to hold 'HR Fear Factor' seminar The Greater Sumter Chamber of Commerce is hosting a workshop titled "HR Fear Factor - Responding to Investigations" starting at 8 a.m. Wednesday at the Chamber, 32 E. Calhoun St. The cost is … more
After a lengthy wait, the Springhill Suites by Marriott is up and ready for business. The brand new four-story building celebrated its opening with a ribbon cutting on Oct. 3 after nearly two years of construction and more than three years since the … more
NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup customers across Central America and parts of Eastern Europe will be looking for a new place to bank next year. Citigroup said Tuesday that it will bow out of the … more
WASHINGTON (AP) — Criminals from around the world buy and sell stolen credit card information with ease in today's digital age. But if they commit their crime entirely outside the United States, … more
Weekly tournaments involving a variety of games attract a wide variety of patrons to Ray's Hobbies & More, 5637 Broad St. Extension, said owner Ray Mulholland. "Yu-Gi-Oh! attracts a younger crowd," he said, "while Magic: The Gathering brings in … more
DALLAS (AP) - Growth in online shopping is boosting profit at FedEx, and the company plans to hire more than 50,000 extra workers to handle what is shaping up as another record year for holiday-season package deliveries. That's up from about … more
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