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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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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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YPS Presents 2013 Chili Cookoff

It’s chili time again!  But wait…it’s always time for chili, isn’t it?  So, please allow me to revise that statement—it’s time for the annual Chili Cookoff and Beer Tasting, hosted by the Young Professionals of Sumter.  With live entertainment by … Continue reading

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Got Heart?

February is American Heart Month.  Over the last few weeks, many of our citizens have participated in “National Wear Red Day,” have purchased red hearts and bracelets, paid for the privilege of wearing jeans to work on Fridays, and otherwise … Continue reading

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Uniquely Sumter…Because It’s Not Quite the Last Minute Yet!

There are so many things that make this time of year different than any other.  Just about all of them are wonderful—lights, festivities, delicious treats, good music and good cheer…  And then there is the greeting that I receive when … Continue reading

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The Sounds of America

Live music in Sumter is generally popular (witness our successful downtown events), but there are some groups that always guarantee an absolutely full house.  On Sunday, October 14, the Sumter-Shaw Community Concert Association is proud to present USAF Academy Band, the Falconaires at … Continue reading

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