Subscriptions, Circulation & Customer Service!

The Sumter Item will close early Friday, May 24th at 3pm and reopen TUESDAY, May 28th at 8am. We will be closed Monday May 27th for the Memorial Day holiday.


Our newspaper is now printed on Wednesdays and Saturdays, delivered by mail same day.  If you have any missed papers, please let us know so we can credit your account.   You may contact us with questions related to your digital, or print subscription and to make payments.  Please call 803-774-1231 or 803-774-1258 or email We return calls and emails before end of the day. Thank you, we appreciate your business!

The Item Impact is a  monthly mailer that is free and  NOT subscription based. It is mailed to MOST postal routes within and close to the heart of Sumter and will arrive within a couple days of being mailed.  If you do not happen to be on a route that receives it, please feel free to pick one up at our office or call us to request us to mail  you a copy.