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Track Your Adventure Number Five: The Fastest Dirt Track in the South!

Here’s something I haven’t done in a while—shared a little piece of my personal history with you. When I bought my home in Sumter’s historic district some years back, I had the good fortune to meet several people who had … Continue reading

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There’s Still Time to “Tri”!

The TriSumter Triathlon begins tomorrow morning, October 19, 2013, at 8:30 a.m. at the City of Sumter Aquatics Center.  If you’ve kept meaning to, but haven’t gotten around to registering for this USAT-sanctioned event, now in its third successful year, there … Continue reading

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Bursting into Fall 2013…Almost Too Much to Hold!

Too much information, that is.  But now that school has started, it seems that the number of fall activities is hitting high gear—even while it’s still steaming outside (although to be fair, this year it really isn’t the heat; it’s … Continue reading

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Three to Get Ready

Although summer is far from over, now is the time to start taking action for participation in some of the Sumter community’s upcoming fall events.  For example, if you plan to participate in the Third Annual TriSumter Triathlon (October 19), … Continue reading

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Got Green? 2013 Truckload Sale to be Held This Saturday

Does anyone out there have a green thumb that I can borrow?  Or perhaps what I really need is a purple one, because most of my favorite flowers are purple, blue, or white. My Siberian irises have come into full bloom … Continue reading

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A 5K Series That You Can’t Refuse

Growing up in Anderson, I was always active with soccer, basketball and running. So I had no problem always being in shape. I could decide to run a 5k at the drop of a hat, and there would be no … Continue reading

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Worth a Thousand Words

Of the four seasons, there’s something special about the way fall engages the senses.  The bright colors of the changing leaves, the smoky smells of fireplaces and nighttime bonfires, the tastes of hearty stews and other foods that are “too … Continue reading

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