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It’s Time to Rise and Shine!

“I stuck my head out the window this morning and spring kissed me bang in the face.” ~Langston Hughes La Primavera! After one of the longest, strangest winters most of us can remember, it appears that spring is finally here. … Continue reading

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Let Your Fun Flow

Wow…2014 has certainly gotten off to a busy start, and here we are, already at the end of January—have I mentioned before that I don’t know where the time goes? Much of our staff time since the holidays has been spent … 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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March Madness: Baseball Season Is in Full Swing!

We’re past the midway point of March now, and that means a couple of things:  March Madness has started, and local baseball is in full swing. When I moved to Sumter back in August of 2004, I quickly learned that this … 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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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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Too Much of a Good Thing? Never!

Okay, now it’s official (according to me, anyway):  the formerly oft-repeated statement that “there’s nothing to do in Sumter” cannot possibly be true.  Our community has more happening between now and the end of September than we have weeks left … Continue reading

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