After 20 years, Sumter will have a new mayor in David Merchant…
We need ALL our supporters to give us one more vote on Tuesday, November 17th for a runoff election.
Sumter Mayor Pro Tem Thomas J. Lowery has endorsed David Merchant for Sumter Mayor.
The Sumter Board of REALTORS is recommending the election of David Merchant to the office of Mayor of Sumter.
After The Sumter Item initially reported at the beginning of the week that Mayor Joe McElveen, Sumter’s longest-serving mayor, will retire at the end of his term and not seek re-election in November, Ward 6 Councilman David Merchant told the newspaper he intends to run for Sumter’s leading position.