Sumter County Record Journal

Serving Sumter County and West Alabama for over a century

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Two qualify for District Judge as qualifying ends
Sumter County attorney Steven Boyd challenges Judge Tammy Montgomery


Miss UWA crowned


“Good Day for Citizens in York”- Mayor Robbins says


Hunter Hanson sentenced for 2018 assault in DA’s plea deal


E-Cigarettes, vaping raise public health concerns


Proposed bill will help Sumter’s ambulance services

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Upcoming Holiday Deadlines:
Thanksgiving Deadline is Fri., Nov. 22 by 4 p.m. for the 28th edition. We will be closed Nov. 27-Dec. 1. Christmas & New Year’s deadline is Friday, Dec. 20 for the last two editions of the year, 12-25 & 1-1.

Hightower Memorial Library shares “Alabama-A Universe of Stories”

UCS students were out in Livingston thanking local businesses May 21st. Brittany Williams, a UWA Black Belt Teacher Corps and Rural Schools Collaborative teacher at University Charter School, teachers and students created “A Community Growing Together” with grant money to thank local supporters with plants so that the community can “grow” together. Video by Community News Editor Kasey DeCastra
Click on the photo above to see all the photos and videos of this year’s Agriculture Safety Day
Click to download and read full court order

Measles Confirmed in Livingston

Click here to watch videos and see photos from 2019 Sucarnochee Festival
Click here to watch videos and see photos from York Homecoming
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