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St. Matthias Oyster Roast fundraiser will be Jan. 20

SUMMERTON - It's that time of year again time for the St. Matthias Oyster Roast. The annual fundraiser for the St. Matthias Montessori Preschool will be held on Jan. 20 at Roger Flowers' Tomato … more

Fix healthy soups for your family in January

There are lots of good reasons to eat soup during January, National Soup Month. Soup warms the body during the cold days of January and February, but it also warms the heart and soul. It's simple, and it's the ultimate comfort food - always a … more

An apple's nutrients vital to good health for several reasons

"An apple a day keeps the doctor away." Well, it's the phytochemicals in the apples, apple juice and applesauce each day that keep the doctor away. Also, some of the phytochemicals are known to be anti-allergenic, some are anti-carcinogenic, … more

Azalea Garden Club members peek at the past through pictures

MANNING - Sorting through decades of pictures and historic memorabilia brought back fond memories for Ginny Honea and Marie Land, members of the Azalea Garden Club of Manning. The club's … more

Fire takes life of 65-year-old Gable man

GABLE - An early morning fire Wednesday claimed the life of a 65-year-old Gable man. Clarendon County Deputy Coroner Bucky Mock identified the deceased as Lawrence Wilson, who lived in the … more

Samson loves belly rubs

PHOTOS PROVIDED Samson, left, is a 5-month-old male domestic long-hair kitten. He is such a very loving cat. He loves to have his belly rubbed and is most definitely a lap cat. He is current on all of his age-appropriate shots, has been neutered … more

Sasha-Rose is very smart, gentle

Sasha-Rose, right, is a 1-year-old female Great Pyrenees/Lab mix. She is current on all of her vaccinations, has been spayed and tested negative for heartworms. She knows her name and some basic commands. She is a very smart dog who learns very … more

Laurence Manning assistant headmaster given top job

MANNING - A familiar face at Laurence Manning will become the school's next headmaster. Late last year, the LMA Board of Directors announced Headmaster Dr. Spencer A. Jordan would be stepping down … more

Summerton art exhibit features generational black history

The Lake Marion Artisans Art Gallery is hosting an art exhibit during Black History Month called "Generations: An Exhibit of Local African American Artists of All Ages." The exhibition will feature artistic creations from teens to seniors. … more

Clarendon Hall K4 learns about algorithms

PHOTO PROVIDED The K4 class at Clarendon Hall goes to computer class once a week to learn the Code.org Pre-Reader Coding Curriculum with Amy Magaw. The lesson on algorithms, being broken down to the basic definition of steps in a process, is … more

Cold weather doesn't stop Turbeville holiday events

TURBEVILLE - Temperatures hovering in the upper 30s didn't stop hundreds from donning heavy coats, mittens and scarves to attend Saturday's parade and tree lighting ceremonies in Turbeville. "The weather was pretty bad," Turbeville Mayor Dwayne … more

Orangeburg man confesses to 3 armed robberies in Clarendon County

SUMMERTON - A 20-year-old Orangeburg man was arrested Wednesday morning in Clarendon County on three counts of armed robbery with a deadly weapon after reportedly confessing to three recent robberies. Terrell Tykeem Whatley was in a vehicle with … more

Summerton exhibit showcases women in aviation

SUMMERTON - Rocket Girls, an educational exhibition highlighting female pilots and astronauts who decades ago pushed the gender boundary to serve as role models for women wanting careers in aviation, is on display at 4 Main … more

Children entertain a crowd with play

MANNING - The musicals on Broadway have nothing on the youngsters at Manning Primary School. On Monday evening, "Frosty the Snowman" came to life on Weldon Auditorium's stage thanks to the singing and acting talents of the school's second- and … more

Community Partners Luncheon

McLeod Health Clarendon held a Community Partners Luncheon on Nov. 29. Offered in conjunction with the McLeod Foundation, the Community Partners program allows community leaders to join McLeod administrators and physicians on a behind-the-scenes … more

Eat your fruits and vegetables

Take care of your heart. A survey by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute found that 90 percent of Americans know the risk of heart disease is linked to high blood cholesterol levels and eating high-fat diets. There are several ways to … more

Shelby is a shy girl

Laurence Manning Academy honors students

2017-18 First Semester Headmaster's List SECOND GRADE Terri Floyd - Elijah Saulsgiver, Sophia Timmons and Lilyana Tutt. Anna Lynn Gamble - Daley Boykin, Zach Cornor, Willson Epps, Charleston Hodge, Logan Hudson, Landry Lee, Miranda … more

Laurence Manning student recognized for volunteer efforts

Special to The Sumter ItemA sophomore at Laurence Manning Academy has earned recognition as one of two South Carolina Youth Volunteers of 2018 for ideas she implemented to improve relations between law enforcement agencies and the residents of … more

Second Chance Animal Shelter needs your help

Special to The Sumter ItemMANNING - A new roof, re-concreted runs and a storage shed are just a few of the items that A Second Chance Animal Shelter is desperately in need of to keep its animals comfortably housed."Those items don't include the … more
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