NEWS

Stay warm, stay safe from carbon monoxide poisoning

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 9:10 a.m.

With the onset of winter temperatures the Palmetto Poison Center is issuing a warning about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning. The risk of poisoning can increase throughout the state as individuals try to remain warm.

NEWS

Third-graders learn colonial history at museum

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 10:23 p.m.

Georgetown County children and their families took a trip back in time on Nov. 15 when the Georgetown County Museum hosted the program “Discovering …

NEWS

Play to help those questioning faith UPDATED

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 10:03 p.m.

A new kind of theatrical performance is coming to Georgetown this holiday season.

NEWS

Walmart hires vets

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 10:53 p.m.

Walmart announced Nov. 11 it has hired 1,718 veterans for job opportunities across South Carolina in the first 18 months of the retailer’s Veterans Welcome Home Commitment.

NEWS

Exercise is a lesson for firefighters and the public UPDATED

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 10:00 p.m.

To save one life.

NEWS

Nurturing Neighbors: Ann Roskow

Monday, November 17, 2014 12:07 p.m.

ANN ROSKOW

NEWS

Streetlights on Front to be updated soon

Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:18 p.m.

The city’s plan to update the streetlights on Front Street is moving forward.

NEWS

Nurturing Neighbors: Ann Roskow

Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:23 p.m.

ANN ROSKOW

NEWS

GBA announces new officers, holiday events

Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:21 p.m.

On Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, the Georgetown Business Association Board of Directors met to elect candidates nominated for the 2015 open board member and …

OPINION OPINION OPINION

Transform potential to prosperity

Friday, November 14, 2014 7:13 a.m.

The single most frequently used phrase to describe Georgetown is “it has such potential.” Well, that’s about as complimentary as “bless your heart,” which too often immediately follows, “Georgetown has such potential, bless its heart.”

NEWS

Veterans honored in City of Georgetown UPDATED

Friday, November 14, 2014 5:38 a.m.

Georgetown city and county officials and residents gathered on Lincoln Avenue on Nov. 11 to celebrate and honor veterans.

OBITUARIES

Obituaries, Nov. 14, 2014

Friday, November 14, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Jeffery Rogers Sr.

SPORTS

Carvers Bay winter schedules

Friday, November 14, 2014 3:11 p.m.

Varsity basketball

NEWS

Scholarship finalists and award honorees announced UPDATED

Friday, November 14, 2014 9:01 a.m.

On Fri., Nov. 28 at 6:30 p.m., The Sadie Grice Funny Scholarship Foundation, founded by John J. Funny, a S.C. State University graduate, will host its Black Tie Scholarship Fundraising Gala at the Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort, 10000 Beach Club Dr., Myrtle Beach.

SPORTS

Andrews High winter schedules

Friday, November 14, 2014 3:11 p.m.

Varsity basketball

SPORTS

County runners compete for state titles

Friday, November 14, 2014 3:11 p.m.

Twenty-five Georgetown County high school athletes competed in the state cross country meet at Sandhills Research Center in Columbia on Nov. 8.

SPORTS

Georgetown High winter schedules

Friday, November 14, 2014 3:11 p.m.

Varsity basketball

Israeli/Palestinian peace impossible UPDATED

Friday, November 14, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Police Blotter: Cigarettes and knife at Rosemary Middle School

Friday, November 14, 2014 7:08 a.m.

The Rosemary Middle School resource officer was making her rounds recently when she noticed a strong cigarette smell coming from the 8th grade girl’s bathroom.

NEWS

State budget expected to grow $300 million UPDATED

Friday, November 14, 2014 9:01 a.m.

State economists say South Carolina’s government should have nearly $300 million more to spend next year.

NEWS

Marines collecting toys for needy county kids

Friday, November 14, 2014 6:52 a.m.

Christmas is a mere six weeks away and the Marines are once again making sure that needy children have a happy holiday.

SPORTS

Wahoos place third at Irmo meet

Friday, November 14, 2014 7:11 a.m.

On Nov. 8, the Georgetown County Family YMCA Wahoos traveled to Irmo to swim in the YMCA November Invitational and placed third overall.

SPORTS

Golf results UPDATED

Friday, November 14, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Tradition: Gold Tee Golf Association results Nov. 29

NEWS

Invasive plant causing problems on Black River

Friday, November 14, 2014 6:21 a.m.

Residents along the Black River in Georgetown County say an invasive aquatic plant is taking over their scenic waterway, making it more green than …

NEWS

Carvers Bay Veterans Day program

Friday, November 14, 2014 7:09 a.m.

NEWS

Festival of Lights opens UPDATED

Friday, November 14, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Make spirits bright this year at the 25th anniversary of the beloved Holiday Festival of Lights.

Police Blotter: Walker robbed in Pawleys

Thursday, November 13, 2014 5:21 a.m.

A 31-year-old Myrtle Beach man reported being robbed while he was walking at around 1:10 a.m. Oct. 31.

Publisher announces December departure UPDATED

Thursday, November 13, 2014 10:17 a.m.

Recently I announced to our staff that I accepted another position. I will continue as publisher at Georgetown Communications into late December.

NEWS

No evidence of plane crash near Georgetown UPDATED

Thursday, November 13, 2014 4:59 p.m.

Chief Doug Eggiman with Midway Fire reported that multiple units and the U.S. Coast Guard could not find any sign of a possible plane crash reported in the woods north of the bridges between Georgetown and the Waccamaw Neck. They responded to the call with several units. The Coast Guard also participated in the search.

NEWS

Black River Original Free Will Baptist Church celebrates 100 Anniversary

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Black River Original Free Will Baptist Church opened its doors in celebration of its 100th Anniversary on Nov. 2.

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