Monthly Archives: October 2011

About “Manning’s Folly”

Is it just me, or is there something about leaves changing colors that makes a person want to get outside and go somewhere?  Journeys to the mountains, or even to a local park to have fun stomping through crackling leaves; … Continue reading

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Things That Go Bump in the Night

As you may already know, Halloween on Main has been cancelled for this year due to the massive streetscape project underway on the first block of West Liberty Street.  As one of the highlights of the year for Downtown Sumter, … Continue reading

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Name Those Lions!

These days, the midtown section of Washington/Broad Street is mostly known as the location of banks, convenience and discount stores, professional offices and Tuomey Healthcare System.  Towns tend to grow outward, and eventually, the core of the community turns into something … Continue reading

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Take Two!

Owing to some recent events, I know more about zombies than I ever wanted to.  In fact, I probably know more about zombies than you do.  How this happened has nothing to do with the topic of today’s blog entry, … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest on Main

PLEASE NOTE:  This post references Oktoberfest 2011.  For information on Oktoberfest on Main 2012, please click here. Think about your busiest month.  No doubt December springs to mind for a lot of people, with the holiday madness that begins at … Continue reading

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