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Carvers Bay playing for Lower State title

Saturday, February 28, 8:25 a.m.

The Carvers Bay girls basketball team is playing for the Lower State title at the Florence Civic Center at 11 a.m.

In his shoes: Pawleys Island man carries on age-old trade

Friday, February 27, 11:51 a.m.

When most people think of a cobbler, they imagine a pastry filled with berries, baked to perfection.

After NFL career, Georgetown native serving as mentor

Friday, February 27, 11:51 a.m.

Ervin “Blue Print” Parker, who was born and raised in the Choppee community of Georgetown County, said although he loved playing college and professional football, he loves working...

New city website to launch soon

Friday, February 27, 11:49 a.m.

As early as this week, the City of Georgetown could have a new digital face with the launch of the city’s new and improved website.

Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

Two inducted into Burgess Hall of Fame

Thursday, February 26, 11:03 a.m.

Words of praise and tears of love mingled Feb. 21 during the 13th annual Hall of Fame inductions at the Burgess Community Center.

Burgess community learns reasons for fire millage cap increase

Thursday, February 26, 11:03 a.m.

Members of the Greater Burgess Community Association on Feb. 19 heard Al Hitchcock, Tom Swatzel and other people involved in the push to increase the fire millage in their area from 10 to 14 mills...

MI2020 kicks off Restaurant Roadshow

Thursday, February 26, 10:33 a.m.

Murrells Inlet 2020 kicked off its newest fund-raising event called Restaurant Roadshow at the Wicked Tuna on Monday, Feb. 23.

Sheriff’s Office seeking suspects in cooking grill theft

Monday, February 23, 2:23 p.m.

Georgetown County Sheriff’s Investigators are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a stolen custom cooking grill.

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

Local Make-A-Wish child to benefit from chili cook-off

Thursday, February 26, 10:30 a.m.

Twenty-five restaurants and individuals will be serving up every kind of chili imaginable at the 3rd Annual Island Bar and Grill, Midway Fire Rescue and IAFF Local 3671 Chili Cook-Off Sunday, March 1.

Decision on school boat expected within weeks

Wednesday, February 25, 12:01 a.m.

The state could decide within weeks whether to buy a new school boat to transport students to and from Sandy Island or hire someone else to do provide transportation.

Credit card fraud suspects sought

Monday, February 23, 4:14 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects wanted in connection with credit card fraud.

New Waccamaw library a home for techies, gamers and teens

Thursday, February 19, 3:39 p.m.

Most people go to the library to look at books, but Donald Dennis said he’s sure from now on kids will be flocking to the Waccamaw Neck Branch of the Georgetown County Library for its technology.

Georgetown & Andrews

Front Street mural to go before ARB

Friday, February 27, 11:50 a.m.

A mural on the side of Clock Tower Books that depicts the buildings destroyed by fire on the 700 block of Front Street will be going before the Architectural Review Board next week, even though the...

Serving the community: Johnell Sparkman

Friday, February 27, 11:47 a.m.

Georgetown son Cpl. Johnell Sparkman, 42, said it was “always destined for me and law enforcement.”

Georgetown couple thrilled for granddaughter Julianne Moore’s Oscar win

Wednesday, February 25, 12:01 a.m.

During her acceptance speech Sunday night, Julianne Moore joked that winning an Oscar is said to add five years to a person's life. Well, if her genetics hold true, that could mean she'll live...

HGTC manufacturing center still looking for financial backing

Wednesday, February 25, 12:01 a.m.

There is a high demand for manufacturing employees in the state, and Horry Georgetown Technical College plans to give its students an opportunity to meet the demand with the construction of two new...


County athletes nab post-season honors

Friday, February 27, 11:48 a.m.

With the high school basketball season wrapping up, several county players garnered post-season honors.

Wahoos watching times drop in the pool

Friday, February 27, 11:48 a.m.

Five Wahoo swimmers swam in the USA State Meet in Greenville on Feb. 14 and 15.

Filling the bucket (list)

Friday, February 27, 11:48 a.m.

Everybody talks about having a bucket list of things they want to do before they die.

WHS boys and girls lose in first round of playoffs

Thursday, February 26, 11:07 a.m.

Waccamaw High’s boys basketball team ended its season on Feb. 18 with a first-round playoff loss to the Lee Central, after an earlier heart-breaking double overtime loss to Dillon going into the...

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Turtle eggs

Thursday, February 12, 9:00 a.m.

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Georgetown Times

Trade laws need currency rules

Friday, February 20, 9:00 a.m.

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