Friday ‘fly-by’ for hometown boy UPDATED

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 4:37 a.m.

Georgetown’s own Justin Mears, son of Joel and Beth Mears, took a slight detour Friday.

A Year of Progress; A Future of Promise UPDATED

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 9:01 a.m.

A year ago, we witnessed with anguish a raging fire on Front Street. Seven buildings and nine businesses were either destroyed or severely damaged. Fortunately no human lives were lost.


Getting their kicks

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 5:02 a.m.


Heroes recognized

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 6:55 a.m.

Georgetown City Fire Department Chief Joe Tanner presents firefighter Jessice Pringle, Lt. Norman Beauregard and firefighter/EMT Chris Rodgers (not …


Obituaries Sept. 24, 2014

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 4:38 p.m.

Carl Elliott


Serving the Community: Donny Lippert, Georgetown Fire Department

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 6:59 a.m.

Firefighter Donny Lippert, 25, says he does a “little bit of everything” at Georgetown Fire Department.


Nurturing Neighbors: Blondelle Grant

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:04 a.m.



Baby Zane

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 6:57 a.m.


Boil and Stump location changed

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 11:49 a.m.

Due to the forcasted inclement weather, the Boil & Stump planned for Wednesday, Sept. 24, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. has been moved to the Beck …


Tale of intrigue set in Georgetown UPDATED

Monday, September 22, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Holladay House Publishing announces the release of women’s mystery novel, “Waterline,” by Georgetown author Elizabeth Huntsinger on Sept. 25.


Homage to be paid to burned out and new businesses

Monday, September 22, 2014 5:43 a.m.

On September 25, 2013 the 700 block of Front Street was devastated by a relentless fire.


25 years later, Hugo still fresh in Georgetown’s mind UPDATED

Saturday, September 20, 2014 5:39 p.m.

It may be 25 years after the historic Category 4 hurricanripped through Georgetown, but to those who experienced the destruction it caused, Hugo left …

A View From The PastEvents of past years as chronicled through the county newspapers UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 9:01 a.m.

100 Years Ago


Police need help identifying lost man UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 9:33 p.m.

The Georgetown Police Department needs the public’s help in identifying this man. He was transported by EMS from the Pizza Hut on Church Street, on …


IRS scam in area UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The IRS notes scam phone calls are occurring daily with the caller pretending to be from the IRS.


Receive free trees UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Anyone who joins the Arbor Day Foundation in September will receive 10 free trees as part of the Foundation’s Trees for America program.


DHEC coastal photography contest accepting entries UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Photographers of all ages and degrees of expertise are invited to ready their cameras and tripods to enter their best photographs of coastal South Carolina scenes in the annual photography contest sponsored by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control.


Voter certification adds 8 ballots, Sabb still winner

Friday, September 19, 2014 4:08 a.m.

The certification of votes the morning of Sept. 18 showed no changes to the winner of the special election runoff for state Senate District 32, …


Lady Bulldogs can’t beat heat of Lady Warriors

Friday, September 19, 2014 4:49 a.m.

Sun-brellas and sunshades were standard courtside attire as the Georgetown Lady Bulldogs and the Waccamaw Lady Warriors took to the courts Sept. 17 …



Friday, September 19, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Friday, September 19


Word of the week

Friday, September 19, 2014 12:01 a.m.



Kitchen tour to benfit Miss Ruby’s Kids UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 12:01 a.m.

On Sat., Nov. 8 the third annual Kitchen Tour for the benefit of Miss Ruby’s Kids will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m.


Students write about 9-11 UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 9:01 a.m.



Cyber attack may affect area physicians’ patients

Friday, September 19, 2014 4:24 a.m.

A company affiliated with area physicians has identified a cyber attack that is being investigated by the FBI.


Operation Christmas Child holds kickoff UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Georgetown County kids, churches, families and volunteers will kick off the upcoming collection season for 18,000 gift-filled shoeboxes expected to …


Sewer line break in Georgetown UPDATED

Friday, September 19, 2014 10:31 a.m.

A sewer line has collapsed on North Fraser in Georgetown by McDonalds, according to Fire Chief Joe Tanner.

Police Blotter: Stolen motorcycle recovered but suspect gets away

Friday, September 19, 2014 4:39 a.m.

While in the west end of Front Street Saturday evening, a Georgetown police officer spotted a motorcycle speeding in the area.


Take partisanship out of city council elections

Friday, September 19, 2014 7:50 a.m.

To the Editor:


Bulldogs compete at Warrior Invitational

Friday, September 19, 2014 4:48 a.m.

Members of the Georgetown High School swim team were in the unusual position of being visitors in their own pool on Sept. 13, as they competed in the Warrior Invitational hosted by Waccamaw High School.


Carvers Bay falls to Lake View

Friday, September 19, 2014 4:50 a.m.

Carvers Bay High’s volleyball team had a shot at the No. 1 spot in the region but lost 3-1 to Lake View on Sept. 16.

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