Josh McElwee promoted to Double-A ball

Friday, August 22, 8:56 a.m.

Andrews High School graduate Josh McElwee has been promoted to the Double-A Frisco RoughRiders, as announced by the Texas Rangers organization Aug. 19.

A gym in name only? County Parks & Rec says no team sports at Howard gym

Friday, August 22, 12:01 a.m.

Georgetown youth will have a full court basketball gym at the renovated Howard facility, but organized basketball teams won’t be able to play there, a blow to West End community efforts to preserve...


Andrews native dies while fishing

Friday, August 22, 12:01 a.m.

Family and friends of Andrews resident David Goude are remembering him as a man who “never met a stranger” and enjoyed making people laugh.


School year starts with full teaching staff, tighter security

Friday, August 22, 7:33 a.m.

The new school year begins with a full staff of teachers and facility upgrades, according to Georgetown County School District staff.

Inlet assisted living community being built

Thursday, August 21, 6:57 a.m.

A new assisted living community, being constructed on US 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet, is expected to open in early spring 2015.

Judge to hear fireworks noise complaints

Thursday, August 21, 6:56 a.m.

A Murrells Inlet magistrate could decide today if weekly Monday night fireworks over the inlet violate the Georgetown County noise ordinance.


MI 2020 to team with Chilympics

Sunday, August 17, 6:39 a.m.

Murrells Inlet 2020 agreed, Aug. 6, to team with Surfrider Grand Strand during the Chilympics, the Surfrider’s main fundraiser, scheduled for Oct. 12.


Midway helps community protect property from fire

Sunday, August 17, 6:38 a.m.

Josh Holt, three, may be excused if he’s a bit overwhelmed by the equipment his father, Ron Holt, uses to combat woodland fires throughout Georgetown County.

The pitter patter of little feet

Thursday, August 21, 7:02 a.m.

Coast RTA to discuss route changes

Tuesday, August 19, 3:55 p.m.

Coast RTA will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 20, to discuss changes to the 16 and 16 Express routes.


Nurturing Neighbors: Heather Pelham

Friday, August 15, 10:15 a.m.

HEATHER PELHAM


Serving the Community: Ryan Crowley, Midway Fire Rescue

Thursday, August 14, 12:01 a.m.

June was a big month for Ryan Crowley.

Balanced budget requires job cuts

Friday, August 22, 12:01 a.m.

“We have a balanced budget” and this includes eliminating two positions, Mayor Rodney Giles told the Andrews council members at an Andrews Town Council special workshop Aug. 18.

McGill delivers funds for boom box, computer and parties

Friday, August 15, 6:24 a.m.

One of the first senior centers Yancey McGill visited when he became lieutenant governor was in Georgetown.


Port Taskforce supports penny sales tax

Friday, August 15, 6:01 a.m.

A group that has been working for three years to find funding for dredging of the canal leading to the Port of Georgetown has voiced its support for a proposed penny sales tax.


Bond wins county photography contest

Friday, August 15, 5:59 a.m.

Austin Bond, a photographer from Murrells Inlet, has been chosen as the winner of Georgetown County’s third photo contest held this spring.

Andrews trying to shake off turnover bug

Friday, August 22, 8:54 a.m.

Andrews High’s offense fumbled the first two times it touched the ball during a scrimmage on Aug. 15.

Smith leads inaugural Hall of Fame Class

Friday, August 22, 8:53 a.m.

The late Tommy Smith Sr., who won more than 250 football games and three state championships at Howard High School, has been elected to the inaugural class of the South Carolina Football Coaches Hall...


Allens nab Inshore Fishing Association Redfish Tour event

Wednesday, August 20, 5:12 a.m.

The husband and wife team of Stan and Bobbie Allen won the Inshore Fishing Association Redfish Tour event in Georgetown on Aug. 16.


Raising a sail and saving a life

Wednesday, August 20, 12:01 a.m.

A group of young Georgetown County mariners set sail Aug. 17 to bring help and hope to leukemia patients and their families by participating in the first annual Winyah Bay Regatta.

Waccamaw Times

Thank you Jim Brady

Friday, August 15, 12:01 a.m.

Mojo, Isabelle and I were having our morning coffee, reading the paper, and discussing the news of the day.

Inlet Outlook

Is seismic testing, drilling for oil necessary?

Thursday, August 14, 6:20 a.m.

To the Editor:

Georgetown Times

Methinks the Mayor doth protest too much

Wednesday, August 20, 5:17 a.m.

To the Editor:

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