Georgetown County deputies searching for 14-year-old Andrews runaway UPDATED

Friday, September 16, 2016 3:54 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a runaway juvenile from the Andrews community …


Slow-flying marsh hens can still test a hunter’s shooting skill

By Tommy Braswell

Post and Courier

Friday, September 16, 2016 7:01 a.m.

Another opening day for hunters is almost at hand. Coinciding with the arrival of some extraordinarily high tides, the short first season for hunting …


Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.


Friday, September 16, 2016 8:47 a.m.

Friday, Sept. 16


St. James volleyball UPDATED

Friday, September 16, 2016 10:18 a.m.

The St. James volleyball team lost a hard-fought match to Myrtle Beach on Sept. 15. Photos by Chris Sokoloski/South Strand News


Beloved Lowcountry historian Charles Joyner dies at 81

Friday, September 16, 2016 1:00 p.m.

Lowcountry historian and folklorist Charles Joyner has died.


Bulldogs win debut race at 8 Oak Park

By Randy Akers


Friday, September 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown High School cross country teams picked up wins in the third meet of the season on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at 8 Oaks Park. …


Georgetown County residents rooting for former Tara Hall student James Huling to win CBS’ ‘Big Brother’

Friday, September 16, 2016 11:11 a.m.

Many Georgetown County residents who have been following season 18 of the “Big Brother” reality television show on CBS are hoping the …


Trump finally admits President Obama was born in US

By Jill Colvin

Associated Press

Friday, September 16, 2016 1:09 p.m.

WASHINGTON (AP) — After five years as the chief promoter of the false idea that President Barack Obama wasn’t born in the United States, …


Obituaries Sept. 15, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016 10:19 a.m.

Robert Christensen


Urban Land Institute panelists announced for upcoming steel mill event in Georgetown County

Thursday, September 15, 2016 2:00 p.m.

The panelists for an Urban Land Institute event set for next week in Georgetown have been announced and include visitors from around the globe. …


Cross country at 8 Oaks Park UPDATED

Thursday, September 15, 2016 2:10 p.m.

Georgetown High School's boys and girls won the first cross country meet on the new course at 8 Oaks Park that also featured Andrews and Carvers Bay. …

Georgetown County to host Democratic Party rally for 7th District on Sept. 24

Thursday, September 15, 2016 7:01 a.m.

The South Carolina Democratic Party has chosen Georgetown County to host a town hall-style meeting for for the 7th Congressional District ahead of …

Live music

Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:12 a.m.


Nominations sought for 2016 Angels

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 4:24 p.m.

South Carolina Secretary of State Mark Hammond has announced that his office will accept nominations of charitable organizations for this …

Carvers Bay volleyball UPDATED

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 11:25 a.m.

The Carvers Bay volleyball team swept past Latta on Sept. 13 in a hard-fought match. Photos by Chris Sokoloski/South Strand News


Obituaries Sept. 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:06 a.m.

Celestine Bryant

Georgetown’s Kensington Elementary School remembers 9/11 UPDATED

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:28 a.m.

To remember the events of 9/11, the students of Kensington Elementary School placed American flags around the perimeter of the school, observed a …

Brown’s Ferry Elementary School celebrates International Literacy Day

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 8:59 a.m.

In observance of International Literacy Day, Brown’s Ferry Elementary School hosted “Read the Past, Write the Future” on Sept. 8. …


Anglers predict fishing activity about to pick up in Georgetown County

By Rich Crook


Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:00 a.m.

Although Tropical Storm Hermine had an effect on coastal conditions last weekend, water levels did not rise enough to have a substantial effect on …


Andrews settling in under new head coach

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Andrews High’s volleyball team swept past Kingstree on Sept. 8 to improve to 3-2 on the season.

Pete Thomas, longtime owner of Thomas Café in Georgetown, remembered for his kind heart, smile UPDATED

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:10 a.m.

Pete Thomas lived for 92 years in a town that he loved, and, over those many years, Georgetown and its people loved him back.

Howard Center in Georgetown County to host evening of Lowcountry music, art Sept. 17

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 2:32 p.m.

The sights and sowunds of the Lowcountry will come to life inside the Howard Center on Sept. 17, when Lowcountry Voices, internationally acclaimed …


Georgetown County gives final OK to commercial outdoor shooting ranges

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 11:07 a.m.

It’s official. Commercial outdoor shooting ranges are now allowed in certain zoning districts in Georgetown County.


Football: Andrews wins, Carvers Bay loses

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Andrews beat Hemingway 42-22 on Friday night, while Carvers Bay lost 42-12 to North Myrtle Beach 42.


Georgetown house damaged by fire UPDATED

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 1:56 p.m.

A house in the 2000 block of Duke Street in Georgetown was badly damaged by fire on Wednesday afternoon.


Wednesday, September 14, 2016 8:48 a.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 14


Football: Georgetown dominates Stratford UPDATED

By Randy Akers


Tuesday, September 13, 2016 2:29 p.m.

The Georgetown High School football team won its second straight game on Friday, Sept. 9, dominating Stratford 30-7.


Georgetown County Chamber event puts focus on technology security for small businesses

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:34 a.m.

When people think of disasters, they may think of hurricanes, floods, fire or theft, but the failure of technology that small businesses rely on for …


Crew of historic Georgetown boat plucks two boaters out of Santee River UPDATED

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 2:14 p.m.

The engines on the Capt. Andrew are so loud, the men working on the 75-foot trawler can barely hear each other speak.

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