NEWS

School Stewards: Janie Lennon, Waccamaw Elementary School

Thursday, November 6, 2014 9:30 p.m.

Janie Lennon is at home in the library of Waccamaw Elementary School.

SPORTS

Warriors run strong at Lower State championships UPDATED

Thursday, November 6, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Rain, wind and temperatures in the lower 30s did not keep the Waccamaw High School cross country teams from strong finishes at the Lower State …

NEWS

Serving the Community James Duley

Thursday, November 6, 2014 2:08 p.m.

A T-shirt inspired James Duley to become a firefighter.

NEWS

Lowcountry Preparatory School student captures first place in Wooden Boat Show art contest UPDATED

Thursday, November 6, 2014 7:38 a.m.

Lowcountry Preparatory School student Dale Sankum won the first-place award in the recent Wooden Boat Show Elementary School Art Contest.

NEWS

‘Pro-economic development’ vote passes sales tax UPDATED

Thursday, November 6, 2014 11:09 p.m.

Now that Georgetown County voters have passed a penny sales tax for capital projects, officials and residents are looking forward to the five projects being started soon.

NEWS

Colonial Dames donate historical marker to Brookgreen Gardens

Thursday, November 6, 2014 6:53 a.m.

On Oct. 18, the Colonial Dames XVII Century Chicora Chapter presented a historical marker to Brookgreen Gardens.

SPORTS

Warriors playoffs-bound despite loss to powerhouse Dillon UPDATED

Thursday, November 6, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Waccamaw High lost 47-7 to undefeated Dillon on Oct. 31, but the Warriors still advanced to the Class AA playoffs after putting a scare into the …

SPORTS

Mindless zombies chase runners during WHS Band Booster 5K fun run UPDATED

Thursday, November 6, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Wordless, staggering, oozing and brain-dead zombies were on the loose at the Zombie Outrun on Oct. 30 at Waccamaw High School.

NEWS

Goldfinch retains State House seat UPDATED

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 11:48 p.m.

Republican Stephen Goldfinch will hold on to his state House District 108 seat after defeating Democrat Vida Miller.

NEWS

Election results UPDATED

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 7:00 p.m.

South Strand News is reporting live the results of the Nov. 4 general election from Georgetown County Office of Voter Registration and Elections.

OPINION OPINION OPINION

Hospice, palliative care

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 11:58 p.m.

To the Editor:

NEWS

Live music

Friday, October 31, 2014 9:45 a.m.

Friday

NEWS

Sheriff’s Office looking for burglary suspect UPDATED

Friday, October 31, 2014 2:05 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect wanted in connection with a burglary on …

SPORTS

Lady Warriors advance in regional bracket toward state UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Lady Warriors Varsity Volleyball Team won the first round of playoffs defeating Lake Marion Oct. 22 at home.

SPORTS

Warriors JV outfoxes Marion Swamp Foxes UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Marion Swamp Foxes struck first, but it was all Waccamaw Warriors after that, as the Waccamaw junior varsity football team piled up five …

NEWS

Low Country Herb Society hosts cheese-making class UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Members of the Low Country Herb Society learned the science and art of cheese-making Oct. 25 at a special seminar held at the Bunnelle Center in …

NEWS

Protecting the island

Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:19 a.m.

Some of Sandy Island’s best protectors showed off the effects of their efforts Oct. 23 at Hobcaw Barony, bringing in some new recruits to the Nature …

Police Blotter: Landlord threatened, shoved during eviction

Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:22 a.m.

A Murrells Inlet man who went to a home on Russell Drive in Pawleys Island because of an eviction process said he was threatened and assaulted by the boyfriend of the woman he was evicting.

NEWS

WIS students cast their votes UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:17 a.m.

Waccamaw Intermediate School students integrated technology into their school elections on Oct.3, and experienced going to the polls just like they …

NEWS

Live music UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Thursday

NEWS

Nurturing Neighbors: Katherine Hartzler UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:28 a.m.

KATHERINE

SPORTS

Lady Warriors Varsity Tennis Team UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Lady Warriors varsity tennis team opened up the state playoffs with a sweep over East Clarendon Oct. 27 at Stables Tennis Center in Pawleys …

NEWS

Celebrate a nurse hero at Waccamaw Community Hospital UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The public is invited to celebrate Waccamaw Community Hospital’s nursing heroes at a special open house Wednesday, Nov. 5.

NEWS

Moveable Feast – Literary luncheons with exciting authors UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 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.

SPORTS

Waccamaw cross country Teams Sweep Region Championship UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Waccamaw High School cross country teams swept past Aynor, Loris and Marion to defend their 2A Region 8 championship for another year at Stables …

OPINION

Sen. Scott: We need a temporary travel ban UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:01 a.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.

NEWS

Goldfinch’s treasure hunting lawsuit at center of latest Miller attack UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:51 a.m.

Less than a week left before Election Day, Vida Miller attacked Stephen Goldfinch for settling a lawsuit that Goldfinch claimed last year was …

NEWS

Celebrate a nurse hero at Waccamaw Community Hospital UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The public is invited to celebrate Waccamaw Community Hospital’s nursing heroes at a special open house Wednesday, Nov. 5.

NEWS

AROUND THE COMMUNITY UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Thursday, October 30

SPORTS

Waccamaw golfer earns top honors at state tournament UPDATED

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Lady Warrior Golf Team recently competed in the Class A-AA Golf State Tournament at Black Bear Golf Club in Longs. Waccamaw’s Kelly Kaz was the only player on a Grand Strand Team to finish in the top 10 and earn All-State honors.

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