Sumter County Record Journal

Serving Sumter County and West Alabama for over a century

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T-town teen shot in neck; Two Sumter men charged

UWA receives $3 million gift

Female charged after hit & run

Woman arrested in shooting

Sumter Sales Tax Holiday set July 19 – 21

Conservation group wants readers to grade ADEM head

Don’t dump litter on Sumter, says Commissioner Campbell

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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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Holiday Deadlines:  We will be closed for the Memorial Day Holiday, Mon. May 27. Deadline for the May 29th edition is Friday, May 24.

Deadlines are Mondays at noon except for Holidays and Wedding/Engagement announcements. Wedding/Engagement announcements are due Fridays before by noon.