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Today is "Indigo Friday" in Downtown Georgetown UPDATED

Tuesday, November 25, 2:03 p.m.

Indigo Friday is an new initiative developed by the Georgetown Business Association to translate Black Friday into an uniquely Georgetown event.

Broad St. plan shows simple design

Tuesday, November 25, 11:19 p.m.

Homeowners and community stakeholders let out a sigh of relief at the Nov. 20 City Council meeting when a simple design plan was revealed for the upcoming Broad Street redesign.

Another Chinese restaurant robbed; Investigators believe same man committed both crimes

Tuesday, November 25, 10:11 p.m.

For the second time this week, a Waccamaw Neck restaurant has been robbed and investigators believe the same man is responsible for both incidents.

Planners OK zoning change near Walmart

Friday, November 28, 4:16 a.m.

County Planners are recommending an amendment to the Georgetown County Zoning Map for a property near Walmart in Georgetown.


Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

Wachesaw Ladies help library

Monday, November 24, 7:16 a.m.

Serving the Community: Aaron Davis, MIGC Fire District

Monday, November 24, 7:14 a.m.

Aaron Davis, 34, of the Burgess Community in Socastee, started in fire service at 15 years old after leaving the Boy Scouts.

MI2020 gala raises $20K for the Inlet

Thursday, November 20, 5:22 a.m.

More than 170 people braved the cold temperatures on Nov. 14 for the Murrells Inlet 2020 Gala with the theme “A Lowcountry Evening at Sunnyside.”

Ghost stories, s’mores and sleepovers continue at Atalaya

Wednesday, November 19, 11:19 p.m.

The Moorish castle-like structure that Anna Hyatt and Archer Huntington called home has been getting some new residents, albeit for a night rather than for a season.

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

School Stewards: Britney Carter, Rosemary Middle School

Tuesday, November 25, 6:33 a.m.

Brittany Carter, the music teacher at Rosemary Middle School, said teaching has come naturally for her.

Junior firefighter

Monday, November 24, 7:17 a.m.

China Wok restaurant robbed at gunpoint

Sunday, November 23, 9:17 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in providing any information relating to an armed robbery that occurred Sunday evening at the China Wok located at 115...

Waccamaw Library to close Dec. 31

Wednesday, November 19, 11:26 p.m.

With The Library Center - Waccamaw close to completion, the current Waccamaw Library will close its doors on Dec. 31.

Georgetown & Andrews

City votes to help 700 block, but not without controversy

Tuesday, November 25, 11:07 p.m.

The City of Georgetown has voted to move forward with accepting a grant to help the property owners of the burned 700 block of Front Street. The decision wasn’t made without controversy though.

Museum gets $75,000 grant for Plantersville byway

Thursday, November 20, 10:16 p.m.

In Plantersville, a 1.5-acre piece of land could mean the difference between maintaining the majesty of the newly-recognized Plantersville Scenic Byway and the commercialization of yet another piece...

County denies Atax funding to Winyah Auditorium

Thursday, November 20, 10:09 p.m.

After reviewing recommendations from the Accommodations Tax Commission, Georgetown County Council denied a request from the Winyah Auditorium Board for $15,000 on Nov. 18.

Tree of inspiration and hope

Friday, November 28, 4:22 a.m.

Sharon Huber walked into Mae McKnight’s home on Christmas Day in 2003 and told her she didn’t like the way her Christmas tree was decorated.


Andrews tops Georgetown in Steel-Town Shootout

Tuesday, November 25, 12:09 p.m.

Andrews High beat Georgetown 55-52 on Nov. 22 in the Steel-Town Shootout and played in the tournament championship game on Nov. 25.

Bears softball/baseball to get new storage building

Tuesday, November 25, 12:09 p.m.

A new field storage building is on the way for Carvers Bay High School baseball and softball athletes.

Champs visit council

Tuesday, November 25, 12:09 p.m.

Moore named preseason top five player

Thursday, November 20, 10:21 a.m.

Carvers Bay High School’s Eaddy Moore has been named one of the South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association’s top five seniors in Class A.

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle during the holiday season

Tuesday, November 18, 11:09 p.m.

With the holidays fast approaching, it can be tempting to put your health on the back burner and indulge in all the fixings of a holiday meal. Before you dig into that second piece of pecan pie, keep...

Inlet Outlook

Frozen by Fear

Tuesday, November 18, 11:08 p.m.

Isabelle and I were catching up on our reading. We read lots of newspapers from all over. We like the feel of newsprint. Sometimes it’s a challenge catching up on the news with Isabelle. When she...

Georgetown Times

What makes a strong lobbyist?

Tuesday, November 18, 11:06 p.m.

Because of its power to influence public affairs, the press has long been known as “the Fourth Estate.”

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