Monthly Archives: September 2013

A “Specially Sumter” Weekend!

It seems just about impossible that fall is here already–2013 really has gone like the wind!  But indeed, it is.  As I drove to the office this morning, I noticed that the spider lilies are blooming along Swan Walk here at the … Continue reading

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Sumter County Fair Opens Tuesday, September 24

It’s time for the Sumter County Fair!  From September 24-29, 2013, come greet the fall season with a celebration of livestock, art, flowers, an exhibition hall full of wonders to explore, live entertainment—and of course, exciting rides and delicious treats!  … Continue reading

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Sumter’s Stars Shine!

It must have been more than 15 years ago that I first saw Lee Brice perform at a community talent show.  My friends, co-workers, and I watched and listened in awe, and we all agreed, “That kid is going places.”  … Continue reading

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“The Living Canvas: Art and the Body” Coming to Patriot Hall Gallery

Body decoration has a long and interesting history, dating from ancient times in Asia and Africa.  Captain James Cook brought a form of the word “tattoo” with him in his journals of a 1771 voyage to East Asia and the … Continue reading

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