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Get Your Passport to Adventure!

Looking for things to do in Sumter just got a lot easier! The Sumter Convention & Visitors Bureau has worked in collaboration with 22 area attractions to produce a new initiative, “Track Your Adventure,” a campaign that has already begun … Continue reading

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“Through Their Eyes”

 “It is necessary to love peace and sacrifice for it.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Let us pause for a moment to remember John McCosh.  Although largely forgotten except by historians, he created a profession that to some, may … 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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Uncommon Patriotism Honored through Sumter’s Memorial Day Festivities

This holiday weekend marks the beginning of the busy summer season as the Sumter community honors Memorial Day.  Family friendly events will pay tribute to all the dedicated members of the American military who sacrifice their lives in the name … Continue reading

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A Walk Among Heroes

One of the most frequent questions people ask me is “What brought you to Sumter?” And my short answer is family. But the question they sometimes forget to ask is, “What’s keeping you here?” While my answer for that question … Continue reading

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