In brief: St. James finishes third at WSCGA invitational

Thursday, September 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The St. James girls golf team finished third at the Women’s S.C. Golf Association High School Invitational in Beaufort on Sept. 25.


Football: Warriors fall in final minutes; Sharks still winless

Thursday, September 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Hannah-Pamplico scored nine points in the final 2:46 of the game to beat Waccamaw 19-15 on Friday night.


Tennis: Lady Sharks and Lady Warriors battling weather

Thursday, September 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Mother Nature keeps stalling the season for the girls tennis teams at Waccamaw and St. James high schools.

Waccamaw Intermediate School in Pawleys Island named National Blue Ribbon School UPDATED

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 2:42 p.m.

Waccamaw Intermediate School has been named a National Blue Ribbon School – one of only three schools in South Carolina tapped for the honor. …


Former state trooper writes murder mystery, ‘Murder in Murrells Inlet’

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 9:02 a.m.

Former state trooper Paul Waring is on the trail of a cold-blooded killer who is targeting Murrells Inlet residents flying the Confederate flag. With …


Georgetown looks ahead after Urban Land Institute presentation

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 1:35 p.m.

After receiving the results from a panel of experts from the Urban Land Institute, Georgetown officials are beginning to examine how to work toward …


Recycling is big topic at Murrells Inlet 2020 Chowder Talk

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 3:22 p.m.

After touring the Georgetown County landfill and hearing from county officials that 80 percent of trash there is actually recyclable, Murrells Inlet …

SC-CARES to hold 10th ‘Animal’versary’ celebration in Murrells Inlet

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 9:25 a.m.

Skip Yeager and Cindy Hedrick were involved in wildlife rescue in Lexington, North Carolina, in 2001 when they had a vision to create a sanctuary for …


Update: 1 dead after Pawleys Island vehicle fire UPDATED

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 10:57 a.m.

Although a Pawleys Island man died after firefighters found him inside a burning car, officials said they were uncertain as to the cause of his death. …


Front Street Fire Photos UPDATED

Sunday, September 25, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Pictures from the day of the Sept. 25, 2013 Front Street fire and its aftermath


Serving the Community: Brent McClellan

Thursday, September 22, 2016 9:45 a.m.

When Brent McClellan was growing up in West Virginia, he asked for the same thing on his birthday cake every year: a firetruck.


Football: Sharks and Warriors lose again UPDATED

By Randy Akers


Thursday, September 22, 2016 9:44 a.m.

The St. James High School football team is still searching for its first victory of the 2016 season.


Volleyball: Lady Sharks fall to Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach

Thursday, September 22, 2016 9:45 a.m.

The St. James volleyball team lost a hard-fought match to Myrtle Beach on Sept. 15.


Community gathering celebrates ‘Doc’ Lachicotte’s 90th birthday, achievements UPDATED

Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:01 a.m.

A 90th birthday celebration for Arthur Herbert “Doc” Lachicotte Jr. on Sept. 18 became a community gathering to honor the Pawleys …


Creek sweep

Thursday, September 22, 2016 9:46 a.m.

Members of Girl Scout Troop 130, from left, Carly Price, Isabella Kaulback, Emma Crosby, Braelyn Ryba, Anna Burrow, Allie Harbagh, Ann Caroline …


Town of Pawleys Island eyeing state money for beach

Thursday, September 22, 2016 9:46 a.m.

With $30 million available from the state for beach repairs, the Town of Pawleys Island hopes to nab a share of the money.


Grandparents’ Day at Waccamaw Elementary

Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:01 a.m.

Waccamaw Elementary School held its annual Grandparents’ Day on Sept. 15. Grandparents were treated to songs by second-grade students in Sarah …


Recycling is main topic for MI2020 Chowder Talk

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 5:01 p.m.

Murrells Inlet 2020 will hold its Fall Chowder Talk on Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the Murrells Inlet Community Center.

Horry Georgetown Technical College receives $2 million grant for manufacturing training facility

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 11:11 a.m.

The Horry Georgetown Technical College Georgetown campus has received a big boost in its plans to build an advanced manufacturing training facility. …

Barbecue Challenge in Murrells Inlet raises $7,100 for Hugs for Horses program

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 11:11 a.m.

Live music, barbecue and fellowship, overlooking the Murrells Inlet marsh, were on tap Sept. 18 during the second annual Hogs for Horses BBQ …


Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival in Murrells Inlet features 100 artists

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 2:12 p.m.

More than 100 masters of canvas, wood, glass and other media will showcase and sell their unique creations at the 41st Annual Atalaya Arts & …


Candidates turn out for Georgetown Chamber’s Boil and Stump event

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 9:48 p.m.

Candidates for federal, state and local positions from multiple political parties put themselves on public display during the Georgetown County …

Georgetown County planners working on rules for helicopter businesses

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 11:41 a.m.

Georgetown County planners are working to develop rules for commercial helicopter tour businesses, with noise and safety as their main concerns. …

Jobs, young people among hot topics at Georgetown’s Urban Land Institute public forum UPDATED

Monday, September 19, 2016 9:22 p.m.

When a panel of volunteer planners and developers met with the Georgetown community to discuss ideas for the future of the defunct ArcelorMittal …


Nick McClary column: People shouldn’t ‘break the bank’ for GMOs UPDATED

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

In my last column, I reviewed the recent scientific consensus that genetically modified organisms are safe for human consumption.


Football: Chiefs keep Sharks winless

Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The St. James football team fell to 0-4 on the season with a 41-14 loss to Lake City on Sept. 9.

Penelope Foran column: Ivy covers the beach with love and doggy kisses

Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:13 a.m.

Sitting in my beach chair, I am engrossed in a novel. Nothing else matters, except whether the wife finds out about her cheating husband. How could …



Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:01 a.m.

St. James High School’s Jordan White is all smiles after acing the third hole at Wachesaw Plantation on Sept. 7 to help the Lady Sharks defeat …

Live music

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


Georgetown County School Board receives Montessori construction updates, election guidelines

Thursday, September 15, 2016 2:59 p.m.

Work is coming right along on the new Coastal Montessori Charter School in Pawleys Island, and move-in week is scheduled for Nov. 11-13, according to …

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