The mood was somber Dec. 18 as dozens of Heather Elvis’ family and friends gathered at Peachtree Landing in Socastee for a press conference and vigil.
A two-month crime spree may have come to an end early Wednesday morning after law enforcement officials arrested a 28-year-old Myrtle Beach man who they say robbed a series of restaurants at gunpoint.
Firefighters were called to International Paper’s Georgetown mill the evening of Tuesday, Dec. 16, after a fire broke out in the woodyard.
Jerry Oakley, who is retiring after serving 12 years on Georgetown County Council representing the Murrells Inlet area, says his years on council have been “a marvelous learning experience.”
About a dozen people gathered at Atlantic Discount Spirits on Highway 17 South last week to take the initial steps toward forming a neighborhood watch group.
County leaders have taken the next step in levying a one-cent sales tax for capital projects approved by Georgetown County voters on Nov. 4.
Retiring Horry County Councilman Paul Price, who represents Garden City and the South Strand, was honored along with two other outgoing councilmen at the Horry County Council’s final meeting of the...
The students and faculty of Waccamaw Intermediate School gathered together on Dec. 10 to send off their First Lego League Robotics teams to the regional qualifying competition in Myrtle Beach.
Paul McNabb is a third generation firefighter.
Renzi the Magician thrilled a group of children and adults at the Waccamaw Library on Dec. 11. The event was one of the last for kids at the facility, which is closing its doors at the end of the...
Bob Anderson, who is leaving Georgetown County Council after serving one four-year term representing the Pawleys Island area, said he enjoyed addressing the wide variety of issues that came up over...
A shooting in Georgetown’s West End on Monday, Dec. 16, left one man with non-life-threatening injuries and police searching for a man wanted on charges of attempted murderer.
Georgetown County coaching legend Tommy Smith Sr. was inducted into the S.C. Football Coaches Hall of Fame Dec. 12.
Christmas is just two weeks away, and the Salvation Army is busy making sure needy kids in Georgetown County have presents to open Christmas morning.
Georgetown High School’s boys basketball team overcame a 19-point deficit against Waccamaw High on Dec. 16, but the Warriors held off the Bulldogs in the fourth quarter to win 67-53.
The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, has announced its field staff for the Pelicans for the 2015 season.
The Waccamaw Warriors boys’ basketball team fought its way to a tie and a lead over the Socastee Braves in the second half of a Dec. 13 home game, but last-minute turnovers by the Warriors and clutch...
St. James High School’s wrestling team dominated a tri-match on Dec. 9, beating Georgetown and Berkeley 144-13.
I could hear Isabelle purring as I entered her room (actually, it’s the master bedroom that Mary and I share, but Isabelle has claimed it as her own). Isabelle was drinking her morning latte and...
It wasn’t the huge fish jumping out of the roof that caught the eye of passersby at The Litchfield Fish House Restaurant but a Viet Nam era Huey UH-1H helicopter parked next to the front door.
To the Editor,