Special election runoff results: Sabb takes Georgetown County

Tuesday, September 16, 6:30 p.m.

The South Strand News staff reported live Senate District 32 special election runoff results from the Georgetown County Election and Voter Registration Office on Sept. 16 until 9 p.m.

Serving the Community: Austin Bren, Georgetown County Fire/EMS

Monday, September 15, 6:28 a.m.

Paramedic/Firefighter Austin Bren, 28, travels from Mount Pleasant each day to get to work. A graduate of both the University of Arizona – with a BS in Business Administration and a minor in history...

County OKs one-day event exemptions

Monday, September 15, 6:25 a.m.

Organizations who plan to hold one-day events in Georgetown County are one step closer to an easier process than in the past.

Andrews 2015 budget up 5 percent

Friday, September 12, 8:46 a.m.

A public hearing in the town of Andrews consisted of a reading of the fiscal year 2014-2015 Proposed Budget.

Real People: Rick Giusti

Thursday, September 11, 10:09 a.m.

Rick Giusti and the Jensen community are made for each other.

Fall Haul set for Sept. 13

Wednesday, September 10, 11:48 p.m.

Residents and visitors of Murrells Inlet are gearing up for the Fall Haul on Sat., Sept. 13.

Wilkie resigns from MI2020 Board

Wednesday, September 10, 11:45 p.m.

Jim Wilkie, a longtime member of Murrells Inlet 2007 and Murrells Inlet 2020, has resigned from the board of directors, mostly for health reasons.

Penny sales tax to be topic at Chowder Talk

Wednesday, September 10, 11:37 p.m.

Murrells Inlet 2020 will offer information about the one-cent Capital Projects Sales Tax referendum on the November ballot at its Chowder Talk on Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Goldfinch says federal criminal charge shouldn’t be an election issue

Friday, September 12, 7:22 a.m.

S.C. Rep. Stephen Goldfinch, R-Murrells Inlet, wants to settle the discussion surrounding a federal criminal charge from last year and make the race between him and Democrat Vida Miller about issues..

Waccamaw High School Student Council is a bright group

Thursday, September 11, 6:59 a.m.

The Waccamaw High School football team will travel to Georgetown Sept. 12 to take on the Georgetown High School Bulldogs, but the competition on the field won’t be the only challenge of the night.

Community challenged to end domestic violence

Thursday, September 11, 6:58 a.m.

Georgetown County Sheriff Lane Cribb took a step on September 8, to reverse South Carolina’s decade-long standing of leading the nation in cases of domestic violence against women.

Area restaurant ratings

Thursday, September 11, 7:36 a.m.

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control regularly performs unannounced routine health inspections (Type R) on food distributors, such as restaurants, as well as follow-up...

Democrats to ask for Goldfinch suspension

Friday, September 12, 7:49 a.m.

South Carolina Democrats are expected Friday to ask that State Rep. Stephen Goldfinch, R-Murrells Inlet, be suspended from office over charges in relation to a business he ran that reportedly...

Council public comment draws 200-plus

Thursday, September 11, 11:11 p.m.

It was standing room only for the public comment period of the Georgetown County Council meeting on Sept. 9, as more than 200 concerned citizens came out.

Breakfast honors those lost on 9/11

Thursday, September 11, 11:15 p.m.

“Sgt. Timmy Roy worked with me in traffic, we shared the same desk for several years. He had three great kids, he had turned his marriage around and put it back together…he was always smiling.

Students honor 9/11 victims

Friday, September 12, 8:05 a.m.

Lady Bulldogs fall in season opener

Thursday, September 11, 11:30 p.m.

Georgetown High School’s girls tennis team opened the season Sept. 9 against one of its toughest region rivals, St. James.

Georgetown swept by St. James

Thursday, September 11, 11:29 p.m.

Georgetown High’s volleyball team was dominated by region rival St. James on Sept. 9, losing 25-12, 25-17 and 25-17.

Sharks, Bulldogs and Warriors compete at Coastal

Thursday, September 11, 7:34 a.m.

St. James swam along with Georgetown and Waccamaw High School Sept. 6, at the Socastee High School Swim Invitational.

Defense holds as Waccamaw gets first-ever win over Carvers Bay

Thursday, September 11, 7:32 a.m.

A tough Waccamaw Warriors’ defense bent but did not break against the Carvers Bay Bears, with the Warriors’ varsity football team prevailing 21-8 in its first-ever win over Carvers Bay on September 5.

Waccamaw Times

Simply a game

Thursday, September 4, 10:02 a.m.

To the Editor:

Inlet Outlook

Why all the noise over fireworks?

Thursday, September 4, 10:03 a.m.

To the Editor:

Georgetown Times

Missing the Mallard

Thursday, September 11, 11:32 p.m.

We recognize that the “taming” of the Front Street ducks, by feeding them, is not in their best interest and frowned upon by experts. Nevertheless, there is something about those ducks.

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