Pawleys Island mayor: Beach erosion could be ‘extreme’ UPDATED

Sunday, October 4, 7:26 p.m.

While days of steady rain are taking their toll on Lowcountry roads, high tides are eating away at beaches from Charleston all the way through North Carolina – and Pawleys Island has been...

Flash flood warning extended again for Georgetown County UPDATED

Sunday, October 4, 3:19 p.m.

Although the rain has slowed across the region, the National Weather Service has once again extended a flash flood warning to 12:15 a.m. Monday morning.

Flash flood warning extended for Georgetown County

Sunday, October 4, 11:45 a.m.

The National Weather Service has extended the flash flood warning for Georgetown County until 3:15 p.m.

Update: Georgetown, Williamsburg, Horry schools to be closed Monday

Sunday, October 4, 10:47 a.m.

The Georgetown County School District has canceled classes for Monday, Oct. 5, in light of heavy flooding.

Volleyball: Georgetown nets first two wins

After opening the season with a string of losses, Georgetown High’s volleyball team won two matches in two days over Carvers Bay and region rival Wilson.

AHS Homecoming candidates

Column: October is about pink and purple

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and for 31 days we will be seeing a lot of the color pink, a symbol of the fight against the deadly disease.

CCU hosting baseball fundraiser for former player battling lymphoma

CONWAY – The Coastal Carolina baseball team will host the Czech Republic National baseball team for an exhibition game on Thursday, Oct. 8, at Springs Brooks Stadium.

Inlet man charged with felony DUI

A Murrells Inlet man is facing a felony drunken driving charge more than one week after he and a passenger were injured in an auto accident.

Georgetown man charged in alleged rape of minor

Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a Georgetown man and charged him with raping a 14-year-old girl in 2014.

Update: Officer killed in South Carolina mall shooting, police say

A police officer responding to a report of a suspicious person was fatally shot at a suburban South Carolina mall on Wednesday, and police say a suspect is in custody.

Berkeley sheriff’s office arrests 2 after fatal home invasion

Two people have been arrested in connection with the killing of a man during a home invasion in Berkeley County.

Man recovered after truck carried off by flood waters in Georgetown County

County officials said a man was recovered and taken to an area hospital after his pickup was swept away in flood waters Sunday evening.

Santee Electric Cooperative closing offices Monday to maintain service

The Santee Electric Cooperative will be closed to customers Monday as its employees work to maintain and, in some cases, restore power to area homes.

Village Group Anniversary Benefit Gala set for Oct. 10

Celebrating 10 years of serving Georgetown County students and families, the Village Group is planning a special event for its supporters and the community.

Georgetown County opens shelter for those displaced by flooding

The county and the American Red Cross have opened an emergency shelter for county residents who have been or are at risk for flooding.

Tidelands Health announces weather closings for offices, rehab centers, more

Tidelands Health has announced that several of its faciliities will be closed Monday due to the storm and road conditions.

Georgetown, Waccamaw hospitals fully operational despite weather, officials say

Tidelands Health officials have confirmed that its hospitals – Georgetown Memorial and Waccamaw Community – are open and fully operational.

Kai Campbell named campus director for Columbia College

Kai Campbell, formerly of Georgetown, has been named campus director at Columbia College-Joint Base Charleston-Weapons Station.

Boeing shares opportunity with Georgetown County youth

Aeronautics, the science of flying and planes were on the brain Sept. 22 during the “Day of Boeing” in Georgetown County when representatives from the Charleston plant met with...

Mark A. Stevens column: Reports sidestep Bigfoot issues

Being in the news business as long as I have, certain stories come across my desk regularly, but I’ve never got a chance to cover a Bigfoot sighting. And I’m a little bummed about...

Archaeologists pluck 3 Civil War cannons from Pee Dee River

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A team of South Carolina archaeologists plucked three cast iron Civil War cannons from the Pee Dee River on Tuesday and marveled that 150 years in the muck...

Planned Parenthood: Correction plans should address SC concerns

Planned Parenthood officials say plans being submitted to the state’s public health agency should bring its Columbia clinic into compliance and remove the possibility of forced closure.

Researchers checking lines for a dozen SC counties

Researchers are traveling around South Carolina to make sure that current county boundary lines are where they were drawn more than a century ago.

Charleston distributing $2.5M donated after Mother Emanuel slaying

Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr. announced Thursday that the city is distributing $2.5 million that poured into a memorial fund started after the fatal shootings of nine parishioners at Emanuel AME...

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