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Volunteers inspire campers during summer sailing camp in Georgetown

Friday, July 29, 11:34 a.m.

To say Mac and Mary McAlister know a thing or two about sailing would be an understatement, but to say the Georgetown couple loves sharing their knowledge, passion and enthusiasm for sailing with...

Rhonda Green announces bid for Georgetown County Board of Education seat UPDATED

Friday, July 29, 9:21 a.m.

Since returning to her native Georgetown more than two years ago, Rhonda Green has maintained an active role in the community.


Update: After 8 hours, Andrews council votes against reinstating former police chief UPDATED

Thursday, July 28, 4:19 p.m.

After more than eight hours of testimony, argument and deliberation, the Andrews Town Council voted 4-1 against reinstating its former police chief.


1 flown out for treatment after 2-vehicle crash in South Georgetown

Thursday, July 28, 5:05 p.m.

A two-vehicle collision at the intersection of U.S. Highway 17 and Pennyroyal Road in Maryville sent at least one person to the hospital on Thursday.

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Evaluations set for Upward Soccer

Evaluations has begun for the fall season of Upward Soccer at First Baptist and Screven Baptist churches in Georgetown.

Ozone All-Stars

The Georgetown Ozone All-Stars team didn’t win the title at Dixie Youth Baseball state tournament, but did win the sportsmanship award. Team memebrs are, back row from left, Coach Donnie...


Chris Sokoloski: Support your local teams

It’s hard to believe when the heat index is reaching triple digits every day, but fall high school sports have...


Warrior finds his niche on special teams

High school football practice starts today in South Carolina, and teams like the Waccamaw Warriors will begin quests for state titles.

Police Blotter

Beating the heat

UPDATE: 1 jailed, 3 injured in 4-car collision on U.S. Highway 17 between Georgetown, Pawleys Island

Three people were injured, a Pawleys Island man was jailed and traffic was stopped for about two hours after a four-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 17.


Police Blotter

Sleeping on the job


Georgetown man charged with animal cruelty after deputies report finding dead, starved, vicious dogs

Sheriff’s deputies said a county resident was arrested after they found emaciated, vicious and dead dogs on his North Town property.

Look Who’s Sharing Good ‘Times’

The Georgetown Times is read far and wide, and that’s why we invite you to pack a copy of the newspaper on your next vacation. Remember to take a picture and send it to...

Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital blood drive set for Aug. 5

The American Red Cross is facing a critical blood shortage.


Stylist Patrick Lomantini coming to Pawleys for SC-Cares fundraiser

A nationally known hairstylist is coming to Pawleys Island as part of a fundraiser for SC Coastal Animal Rescue & Educational Sanctuary.


Huntington Beach State Park resumes operations after destructive fire

Although more than one week has passed since a bolt of lightning sparked a fire that burned down a state park building, one park official said the park is returning to a state of normalcy.

Pawleys Island school pens exchange agreements with three of China’s schools

It’s a small world, after all. Just ask the folks at Pawleys Island’s Lowcountry Preparatory School, which has signed a memoranda of cooperation with three schools in Qingdao,...

Registration begins for Georgetown County School District

As the summer winds down, Georgetown County teachers and students are preparing for their return to school.


Business Briefs

BNC Bank


WTC hosts counselors academy UPDATED

Williamsburg Technical College recently hosted its second annual counselors academy for secondary counseling and career professionals from the college’s service area.

Letters to the editor

Beware of barbecued bugs

Randall Franks column: Life of the ‘Foggy Mountain Troubadour’ inspires

“First you cross the tie over this way and pull it back around and then …,” is how I remember Curly Seckler describing to me how to tie a string tie as he wore on stage.

Inlet Square book store to celebrate return of Harry Potter

Books-A-Million at Inlet Square Mall will host a release party for the latest installment of the Harry Potter saga.

Winyah Rivers Foundation exhibits annual photo contest winners

Features of the Waccamaw River and surrounding watersheds will be showcased through Sept. 28 in a free exhibit at the Georgetown Public Library. Eleven award-winning snapshots from the Winyah...


Brookgreen Gardens presents Cool Summer Evenings

Enjoy Brookgreen Gardens in the cool of the evening when the gardens remain open late on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays through Aug. 5. Wednesday and Friday evenings, music fills the air with...


Julia Franks next author on Moveable Feast tour

Julia Franks is the next author up on the Moveable Feast tour. Franks will be the guest at the July 22 event, set for Carefree Catering, 8151 Ocean Hwy., Pawleys Island. She will discuss her book,...

Prosecutors to study handling of officer-involved shootings

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina prosecutors plan to study how their colleagues in the state and across the country handle officer-involved shootings.

Charleston-area voters may consider $2 billion for roads

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Leaders in one of the nation’s fastest-growing areas want to ask Charleston-area voters to approve raising taxes for $2 billion in road projects.


Riding the rails: $10M grant to upgrade Carolinas short line

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — A $10 million federal grant will be used to upgrade a short line railroad connecting Horry County, South Carolina, and Columbus County, North Carolina.


Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival in October

The Myrtle Beach Downtown Redevelopment Corporation and the City of Myrtle Beach will be hosting a new destination festival this fall celebrating the multitude of local seafood eateries along the...

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