Recovery Road Race

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. For more information, call Bronwyn McElveen at (864) 430-4540 or 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.

Manning-Santee Legion meeting set for Sunday at 3 p.m.

Manning-Santee American Legion Post 68 will hold an organizational meeting for both its Senior and Junior teams on Sunday at 3 p.m. at the American Legion hut in Manning.

All boys interested in playing on either team are asked to attend.

For more information, contact G.G. Cutter at (803) 225-20929 or Spencer Jordan at (803) 460-9029.