From Head Start to president: Georgetown son Cornell William Brooks

Wednesday, July 30, 6:38 a.m.

Cornell William Brooks, the newly appointed President and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), has deep feelings for his hometown of Georgetown.

Some fear effects of seismic testing for oil off coast

Wednesday, July 30, 6:41 a.m.

Seismic surveying for gas and oil off the coast, which the federal government has approved, could lead to a major boost for the state economy, but some fear that marine mammals will be harmed in the...


USDA grant to bring $44k in business development

Wednesday, July 30, 6:58 a.m.

A $44,000 federal grant for business development and revitalization is coming to the City of Georgetown, and tests, analyses and workshops are coming with it.


Citizens group sponsors senate debate

Wednesday, July 30, 12:01 a.m.

All four candidates who have filed in the Democratic Primary for the South Carolina Senate District 32 Special Election have been invited to participate in an Aug. 7 debate sponsored by the Citizens...

Rec Complex hosts social for disabled

Friday, July 25, 6:41 a.m.

It may have been raining outside, but inside the South Strand Recreation Complex the music was going strong, and the dress for the day was sandals, Hawaiian shirts, leis and summer chic.

Golf cart service: A hug, high-5 for a ride

Thursday, July 24, 8:34 a.m.

David Elliott has his path marked out. He travels it four days a week, sometimes more, never less.


Movie to show Inlet in positive light

Thursday, July 24, 6:51 a.m.

Hannah Blackwell is coming home – well, for a little while at least – and she’s bringing a film crew with her.


Law office promotes women’s health, safety

Thursday, July 24, 6:47 a.m.

In celebration and promotion of women’s health, wellness and safety, a Murrells Inlet law office held a women’s safety event during its grand opening July 18.

Anglers react to DHEC fish advisory

Friday, July 25, 6:10 a.m.

Many people who fish along the South Strand are not too concerned about levels of mercury and other industrial pollutants that might be in certain types of fish.

New traffic light at Petigru makes 8 in area

Thursday, July 24, 8:42 a.m.

There will soon be eight traffic lights on U.S. 17 in the Pawleys Island area.


Public charter school may have own home

Thursday, July 24, 6:01 a.m.

A public charter school that has been housed in a wing of Waccamaw Middle School in Pawleys Island for two years may soon have a home of its own.


Children’s Trust sponsors benefit gala

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

The Children’s Trust of South Carolina will be having a benefit gala and auction on Sat., Aug. 23 from 5 ot 11 p.m. at the Columbia Marriott.

Museum clarifies salary

Wednesday, July 30, 6:43 a.m.

After the publication of the story on the Georgetown County Museum in the July 25 Georgetown Times, the Georgetown County Historical Society has provided additional information regarding the previous.

90 years later, Georgetown family still owns property

Monday, July 28, 6:17 a.m.

In 1924, Hanno Lance bought a four-acre and an eight-and-a-half-acre parcel of land in the Dunbar community of Georgetown. Today, his family still owns the property.


Two charged with operating a chop shop

Friday, July 25, 6:24 p.m.

Two people have been charged with Receiving Stolen Goods and Operating a Motor Vehicle Chop Shop in the Sampit Community, according to the Sheriff's Office.


Renovated, affordable housing opens

Friday, July 25, 6:14 a.m.

For 14 Georgetown families, a newly renovated, affordable home is in their future.

Georgetown Belles get a warm send off

Wednesday, July 30, 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown Belles battled the heat July 27 at Retreat Park in Pawleys Island, as local men’s softball teams competed for bragging rights at a charity tournament and exhibition game to raise funds.

Coach Johnson inducted into Hall of Fame

Wednesday, July 30, 12:01 a.m.

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Georgetown boat wins S.C. Governor’s Cup Billfishing Series

Wednesday, July 30, 7:09 a.m.

Trick’em vaulted past Georgetown’s Rascal on July 26 to win the Edisto Marina Billfish Tournament, but Rascal managed to hang on to capture its second South Carolina Governor’s Cup Billfishing...


Gators defeat the Tarheels for fifth place finish at Nationals

Friday, July 25, 12:01 a.m.

The SC Gators ninth grade AAU boys’ basketball team placed fifth in the nation at the National Championship held in Little Rock, AR July 9-14.

Waccamaw Times

From the mayor’s desk

Wednesday, July 30, 12:01 a.m.

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on. — Winston Churchill

Inlet Outlook

Divorced parents with children

Thursday, July 24, 12:01 a.m.

My name is Tuesday F. and I have my opinion to share with the world about divorced parents with children. So, here it goes.

Georgetown Times

Apology owed

Wednesday, July 30, 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

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