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How you can help improve your community’s spaces

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Have you ever wondered why abandoned or dilapidated buildings lie vacant for years on end, or why traffic patterns isolate people from businesses, or why there is a lack of safe and accessible open space in your community? 

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October is National Arts & Humanities Month

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

October, which is National Arts & Humanities Month, serves as a reminder of the benefits the arts can bring.

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Cancer survivors face workplace challenges

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Cancer affects more than a person’s health, it can impact his or her working life.

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Sen. Tim Scott: We need a temporary travel ban UPDATED

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:35 p.m.

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott released the following statement regarding travel restrictions from Ebola-stricken nations in West Africa. Scott is a member of both the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation and Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committees.

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Eagle Scouts

Monday, October 20, 2014 6:03 a.m.

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Lowcountry Prep extends Gibson’s contract UPDATED

Friday, October 17, 2014 8:59 a.m.

Board chair Elizabeth McClary of Lowcountry Preparatory School has announced the extension of Headmaster Scott K. Gibson III’s contract for another …

A view from the past

Friday, October 17, 2014 9:01 a.m.

100 Years Ago

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Goldfinch, Miller take campaign to property owners associations

Friday, October 17, 2014 5:59 a.m.

State Rep. Stephen Goldfinch and Vida Miller were both looking for votes at the Waccamaw Neck Council of Property Owners Associations annual meeting …

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Fashion show fundraises for breast cancer

Friday, October 17, 2014 6:04 a.m.

Models representing businesses in the Hammock Shops Village of Pawleys Island walked the runway Oct. 11 to show off thier Pawleys Island style and …

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Realtors split on sales tax, despite association endorsement

Friday, October 17, 2014 5:48 a.m.

Some Realtors in Georgetown County say a recent endorsement of a one-cent sales tax increase by the Coastal Carolina Association of Realtors (CCAR) …

Vote for Vida UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

SPORTS

Waccamaw defense holds, but Warriors fall to Loris UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

A strong Waccamaw Warriors’ defense shut down the Loris Lions’ top notch offense, but the Warriors still fell 13-0 to the undefeated Lions on Oct. 10 …

Speed reader needed for Nov. 4 UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

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Warriors lead the pack UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 2:56 p.m.

Just before his Waccamaw Warriors took their marks on Oct. 7 at the Georgetown High School cross country meet, Coach Robert DelBagno reminded them he …

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Brookgreen Gardens hosts award winning author UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Brookgreen Gardens will present a talk entitled ‘Founding Gardeners’ by award winning author, Andrea Wulf, on Oct. 22 at 3 p.m. and Oct. 23 at 11 a.m. in the Lowcountry Center Auditorium. Wulf’s lecture looks at the lives of our founding fathers and how their attitude toward plants, gardens, nature, and agriculture shaped the American nation. …

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An educational journey

Thursday, October 16, 2014 5:17 a.m.

Lowcountry Preparatory School students listened to a fascinating story of hope, love, courage and determination on October 10, as their Distinguished …

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Haunted Halloween returns to Huntington UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Fri., Oct. 24 and Sat., Oct. 25 will be the 3rd annual Huntington’s Haunted Halloween festival at Huntington Beach State Park. The event will start …

Our schools need Vida Miller’s leadership UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Honesty and compassion UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

A 16.6% sales tax increase! It’s not just a penny! UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the editor:

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Funding match to end with completion of wire project

Thursday, October 16, 2014 5:14 a.m.

A “hiccup” between the town and Santee Cooper on the underground wire project has been resolved, in Santee Cooper’s favor.

Raffles a ‘tool’ for nonprofits UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

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AROUND THE COMMUNITY UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Thursday, October 16

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Fashion show fundraises for breast cancer

Thursday, October 16, 2014 5:09 a.m.

Models representing businesses in the Hammock Shops Village of Pawleys Island walked the runway Oct. 11 to show off thier Pawleys Island style and …

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Moveable Feast – Literary luncheons with exciting authors UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Moveable Feast is held at area restaurants throughout the year on Fridays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

MIGC fire tax veto UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

OPINION

Miller sees big picture UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Police Blotter: Child left alone

Thursday, October 16, 2014 5:16 a.m.

A woman from the 100 block of Egret Run Lane called 911 Oct. 7 after seeing her neighbor’s 9-year-old son had been left home alone.

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Concert band receives grant UPDATED

Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Pawleys Island Concert Band has been awarded a $422 grant by the South Carolina Arts Commission for the 2014-2015 fiscal year. The support will allow the organization to upgrade its music library and instrumentation. The mission of the band is to bring together area musicians for their development and enjoyment with the goal of presenting …

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Confident, capable kids – 4H

Thursday, October 16, 2014 5:33 a.m.

Future volunteers, geologists, veterinarians, kayakers, anglers and horticulturists gathered at the Frances Bunnelle Foundation Conference Center …

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