City funds $21k in special events

Wednesday, July 23, 6:11 a.m.

More than a dozen Georgetown parades, festivals and celebrations will be getting partial or full funding from the city this budget year.

City plans improvements to emergency alerts

Wednesday, July 23, 6:15 a.m.

After encountering problems with its emergency notification plan during the recent water main break, the City of Georgetown is taking steps to ensure citizens are better informed of emergency...

Meet the candidates

Wednesday, July 23, 12:01 a.m.

The 2014 Georgetown County GOP Stump and BBQ – a good old-fashioned family summer barbecue and political stump – is Thurs., July 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Maryville Social Hall, 2009 South Fraser...

Political signs popping up too soon

Wednesday, July 23, 6:30 a.m.

As the special election primary draws nearer, political signs endorsing candidates can again be seen scattered along roadways in Georgetown County.

Harley stolen from Murrells Inlet

Tuesday, July 22, 3:16 p.m.

Georgetown County Sheriff’s Investigators are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a stolen Harley Davidson motorcycle.

Traffic Advisory: Flagging operations Wednesday night near Murrells Inlet

Tuesday, July 22, 2:54 p.m.

Flagging operations will take place Wednesday, July 23, (weather permitting) on Highway 707 near Big Block Road, from the Post Office to Foster Avenue, for asphalt work. The flagging operations will...

Walmart credit card fraud suspects wanted

Monday, July 21, 5:04 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in identifying two suspects wanted in connection with credit card fraud.

Pets of the week

Monday, July 21, 1:14 p.m.

Meet Suri. She is a beautiful white flame point six week old kitten that was left in a box in the front of the shelter.

Planners OK special one-day event permit

Wednesday, July 23, 6:28 a.m.

Groups planning one-day events in Georgetown County may soon have a much easier time planning them.

Traffic light planned near Lowes Foods

Thursday, July 17, 6:39 a.m.

An intersection at the new Lowes Foods in Pawleys Island – the site of three car wrecks in the last two months – will soon get a traffic light.

Children’s Trust sponsors benefit gala

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

The Children’s Trust of South Carolina will be having a benefit gala and auction on Sat., Aug. 23 from 5 ot 11 p.m. at the Columbia Marriott.

DEU conducts two county 'Operation Beach Sweep'

Thursday, July 17, 12:26 p.m.

The 15th Circuit Drug Enforcement Unit, made up of 35 officers from area law enforcement agencies, conducted an operation Wednesday morning that resulted in several arrests.

‘Hairspray’ at the Strand

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

“Hairspray,” is a musical about Tracy Turnblad, a 1960s teenager, played by Josie Thames, who has dreams of dancing on the Corny Collins Show. Corny is played by Kevin Jayroe.

Busy beavers cost county $30K

Friday, July 18, 12:37 a.m.

Beavers have become an expensive problem in Georgetown County.

Kensington principal finalists named

Friday, July 18, 12:52 a.m.

Three finalists for the position of principal at Kensington Elementary School have been named, and will be speaking with the public July 21.

Pastor, first lady to be honored

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

Belles win state

Wednesday, July 23, 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown County Belles softball team won the state championship on July 15 and will play in the World Series in Ponchatoula, LA.

Wahoo swimmer takes her talent to summer camp

Wednesday, July 23, 12:01 a.m.

Georgetown Wahoos swimmer Peyton Little has recently returned from a month-long session at Camp Seafarer in Arapahoe, NC.

A small but determined group

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

The numbers may have not been huge for the first conditioning practice of the Andrews Recreation Department fall football league, but that did not affect the intensity of the workout on July 16.

Rain forces Legion team to hit the road

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

Mother Nature just won’t give Georgetown American Legion baseball a break.

Waccamaw Times

Passing judgment

Wednesday, July 16, 5:12 a.m.

We find it disheartening to read the comments some news stories elicit on Facebook. Most recently, but by no means the first time, the comments beneath the breaking news about an officer-involved...

Inlet Outlook

Illegal immigrants

Friday, July 11, 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Georgetown Times

Greatness at Georgetown Middle School

Wednesday, July 23, 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

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