More than 30 families evacuated from Andrews homes

Tuesday, October 6, 9:39 a.m.

The Andrews community came together over the past several days to make sure their citizens were safe and out of harm’s way as rising flood waters engulfed the town.

SCDOT releases Georgetown County road closures

Tuesday, October 6, 9:15 a.m.

The following is a list of Georgetown County road closures from the South Carolina Department of Transportation in the wake of the severe weather event. This list was accurate as of 6 a.m.

Harborwalk Marina at high tide (w/ video)

Monday, October 5, 6:08 p.m.

Chris Carroll, Operations Manager for Harborwalk Marina, an Evening Post Industries property, sent video of the Harbor and Marina at high tide on Monday Oct. 5, 2015. Carroll told South Strand...

School closures

Monday, October 5, 4:35 p.m.

Several schools have announced closures and delays this week.

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.

Georgetown update: Downed trees, persistent floods still plague county

A flash flood warning remains in effect for Georgetown County, and incoming rain and wind gusts could present additional hazards throughout the day.

Pawleys Island mayor: Beach erosion could be ‘extreme’

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

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

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

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

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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