Recovery Road Race Registration

Registration is being taken for the 2017 Recovery Road Race to be held on Saturday at Heath Pavilion at Swan Lake-Iris Gardens.

The event offers a 5-kilometer and 10-kilometer run/walk.

To register online, go to


Lattimore to speak

Marcus Lattimore, the former standout running back at the University of South Carolina, will be the keynote speaker for the Sumter Mayor's Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, May 4.

The event, which is held in conjunction with the National Day of Prayer, will be held at Sumter County Civic Center at 700 West Liberty Street. Breakfast will begin at 6:45 a.m. with the program, whose theme is "For Your Great Name's Sake! Hear Us Forgive Us Heal us!," starting at 7:30.

Tickets are $12 at the door.

There are three sponsorship opportunities available as well. A red sponsor is $500 and includes 10 tickets, a white sponsor is $300 and includes six tickets and a blue sponsor is $100 and includes two tickets. All sponsors will be recognized at the breakfast and included on the printed program. Deadline for mailed sponsorship is Thursday.

The mailing address is Mayor's Prayer Breakfast, 12 Frank Clarke Street, Sumter, SC 29150. Make checks payable to Mayor's Prayer Breakfast.

For more information, call Bronwyn McElveen at (864) 430-4540. For more information on the event, visit


P-15's Season Tickets

Season tickets for the upcoming Sumter Post 15 American Legion baseball season are now on sale.

Tickets are $30 apiece. They can be purchased at Danny's Trophy Shop at 713 Bultman Drive.


Gamecock Lanes Scores

Industrial Mixed: Doug Oliver 630; Leo Mickens 624; Dennis Nickens 624; Johnny Stover 236-604.

Friday Night Mixed: Darryl Fleming 288-722; Charles Porter 202-562; Michael Starnes 246-635; Colt Stewart 652; Keith Pandorf 276-721; James Canty 277-686; Bobby Holladay 288-696; Edwardo Allen 267-737; Reggie Ratcliff 256-645; Margaret Coleman 489; Wardell Stevenson 257; Marc Harton 289-695; Don Infelise 697; Phillip June 715; Chris Armstrong 264-690; Sammie Washington 536; Gregg Anderson 757; Les Gravermoen 219-566; Sonya Smith 498; Tyrone Jacobs 256; Mickayla Ketter 210.

Sunday Night Mixed: Paul Flanagan 492; Carl Lyon 256-616; Kris Hackett 228-556; Nick Urban 225-578.

Tuesday Night Mixed: Terence Williams 279-759; Daniel Girdvainis 705; John Garrett 722; Eva Jackson 245-623; Michael Starnes 264-580; Edwardo Allen 756; Stephanie Barbare 533; Lenny Girdvainis 268; Amanda Grigg 549; April Price 382; Mike Reynolds 221; Tucker Tumblin 594; Steve Shirley 643; Ricky Dinkins 279; Teresa Harvard 509; Barry Brown 502; Gwen Cofield 202.

Close Encounters: League Champions Team No. 4 Old Timers Johnny Evans; Roland Evens; Dow Brown 221-554; John Baker 221-234-592; Mike Barwick 279-693; Jennifer Smith 524; Chris Johnson 231-591-607; Dan Lawiess 497; Michael Spiegel 202-476-528; David Timmons 235-677; David Outlaw 653; Amy Marshall 178-479; Juice Allen 197-441; Brian Keely 416.

Afternoon Delight: Jerry Coker Sr. 248-641; Leo Mickens 245-616.