S. Carolina’s oldest document conserved

Saturday, March 28, 2015 3:43 p.m.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s oldest state government document — an almost 350-year-old deed for a lot at the original location of Charleston — is back in the state archives after a painstaking conservation.


Man grabs cash register, flees Pawleys Island eatery UPDATED

Friday, March 27, 2015 7:11 p.m.

Georgetown Sheriff’s deputies and canines are searching now for a suspect who robbed the Sweet Cups eatery in the Lowes Foods shopping center around …


Obituaries March 27, 2015

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:10 a.m.

Eva Bromell


SC Commerce Secretary Hitt credits communities with state’s economic enhancement

Friday, March 27, 2015 4:25 p.m.

Though several factors may indicate that South Carolina’s economy is poised for growth, the state’s chief economic development officer said one of …


GCSO: 4 Georgetown residents made meth, kept guns, drugs in front of children

Friday, March 27, 2015 6:08 p.m.

Sheriff’s deputies said four county residents were arrested after they were found with drugs, drug labs and firearms and three children inside their …


Robotics team to participate in world expo in St. Louis UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The Georgetown County Library’s Super Master Builders robotics team and coaches have been awarded a spot at the 2015 For Inspiration and Recognition …


Planners OK ban on electronic billboards

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:21 a.m.

An electronic billboard across from the Hammock Shops in Pawleys Island may be the last of its kind on the Waccamaw Neck.


Rick Baumann: We’ve heard the big promises before

Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:28 a.m.

It is truly amazing how similar the conversations and allegations and outright lies are lining up with a similar issue in our history circa 1981.


Moveable Feast – Literary luncheons with exciting authors UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Michael Parker is the next author up on the Moveable Feast tour.


Race for the Inlet set for April 4 UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:23 a.m.

Walkers and runners will soon lace up their sneakers to take part in a fun event that also helps the community.


Following vote, board moves swiftly to make changes

Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:18 a.m.

It didn’t take officials with the Murrells Inlet-Garden City Beach Fire District board of directors long to reach out to the architects who designed what will become Fire Station 4 on McDowell Shortcut Road.


New retail/office space ready for tenants in Pawleys

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:25 a.m.

A new building in Pawleys Island constructed with appearance in mind, and another planned for the same property, offers room for up to six new …


Nosh splitting into three eateries

Thursday, March 26, 2015 5:16 p.m.

Nosh, an anchor restaurant in the Hammock Shops for more than three years, is transitioning into three eateries, according to information posted on …


Ribbon cutting is final chapter of library’s rebirth UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:26 a.m.

Ten years and three months after Georgetown County Council approved a long-range plan that included a new library on the Waccamaw Neck, county …



Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Thurday, March 26


Murrells Inlet teen honored by Red Cross for raising more than $10,000

Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:23 a.m.

The Eastern Carolina chapter of the American Red Cross honored Murrells Inlet resident Shea Thomas on March 19, presenting her with the Humanitarian …


Live music UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.


Update: Deputies say Litchfield Beach burglaries may have resulted in $25K worth of stolen TVs

Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Sheriff’s deputies said a Murrells Inlet man was arrested in connection to a string of alleged burglaries that may have resulted in $25,000 worth of …


Former oil rig employee urges people to oppose oil drilling UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:29 a.m.

A former oil company employee who has had first-hand experience working on oil rigs is urging residents and visitors of the South Carolina coast to …


Pawleys Island is home to Publix’s 1,098th store UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

It may be the chain’s 1,098th store, but there was no muted exuberance from employees – and a few dozen invited guests – during a Tuesday morning …


Serving the Community: Brennan Moore

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:24 a.m.

Brennan Moore, 35, of Murrells Inlet decided to be a firefighter after witnessing the heroic efforts of firemen who extinguished a wildfire behind …


Optimist Club honors oratorical contest winners UPDATED

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The South Strand Optimist Club honored winners of the Optimist International Oratorical Contest at its monthly meeting on March 19 at Applewood House of Pancakes.


Publix opens in Pawleys UPDATED

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:20 p.m.

Georgetown County Adminstrator Sel Hemingway was impressed with what he saw following a Tuesday morning tour of the new Publix Super Market in …

Police Blotter: March 25, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:22 p.m.

Man reported with gun at Walmart


Carolinas congressmen have varied views on Atlantic drilling

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The five congressmen representing coastal districts in the Carolinas reflect the opposing views in states where both governors are strong advocates of offshore drilling and almost 20 coastal communities oppose the idea.


Publix to reward early risers, first shoppers Wednesday morning

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 5:55 p.m.

In addition to bringing 125 jobs and name recognition to Pawleys Island, Publix Super Market also plans on inviting the public to get in on the fun. …


Litchfield Beach burglary suspect arrested UPDATED

Monday, March 23, 2015 4:14 p.m.

On March 19, Georgetown County Sheriff’s Investigators arrested Steven Michael Smith, 45 years of age, of 4640 Lomax Court in the Murrells Inlet …


Low Country Veterans Group honored UPDATED

Friday, March 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.


Golf results

Friday, March 20, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Pawleys Plantation: Ladies’ results March 17


Nick McClary column: My own injury is becoming all-too-common in sports

Friday, March 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

It was the summer of 2006, and I had just finished playing my freshman year of college baseball. I was now almost 19 years old and had been throwing a baseball for the greater part of my life.

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