Sumter County Record Journal

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The FBI joins investigation
Bomb found near pipeline

Alabama Power offices in
York, Livingston to close Nearest offices are Demopolis, Eutaw

BOE Dist. 6 seat open again; deadline is Friday, June 14

Woman ‘detained’ at jail after hitting 2 pedestrians in York

Fort Tombecbee musket firing fun

L’ston PD makes Disarming Lawman, bail jumping arrests

Slave houses documented in Black Belt
Mooney worked with UWA Associate Professor Ashely Dumas on project

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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