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?
The South Strand Optimist Club held its’ first annual “Against All Odds” Program at its’ monthly meeting on Thurs., Oct. 16 at 12:30 p.m. at …
Toxoplasmosis, a one-celled parasite found in many meats, can occur in South Carolina deer, but venison is not the only source of the disease, said a state Department of Natural Resources deer biologist.
Earlier this year, veteran political writer Thomas Edsall reported an eyebrow-raising fact about Americans’ views toward government. Polling by Gallup, he noted, found that the proportion of Americans who believed that corruption is “widespread” in government had risen from 59 percent in 2006 to 79 percent in 2013. “In other words,” Edsall wrote, …
The Santee Cooper Board of Directors has approved the sale of $736 million in revenue obligation bonds, with proceeds designated to refinance a portion of the utility’s existing debt.
Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce events
October, which is National Arts & Humanities Month, serves as a reminder of the benefits the arts can bring.
Visitation actions and rights for victims of predatory lenders will be among the topics discussed in two upcoming legal help workshops at the Georgetown Library.
Conway Medical Center has announced efforts for Ebola preparedness, including: Screening all patients for travel history in Emergency Room and Physician Practices; Screening and rapid assessment at all points of entry to the hospital; Staying up to date with weekly conference calls from DHEC; Continuous contact with Duke Infection Control …
Cancer affects more than a person’s health, it can impact his or her working life.
It’s that time of year again….the time for “cold” symptoms, when you or someone you know develops cough, runny nose, fever, and other symptoms that …
On Oct. 18 around 3:20 a.m., Andrews Police responded to a burglary in progress at 302 N. Morgan Ave.
The Precious Blood of Christ Church Catholic Women’s Club is busy preparing for their 26th annual Arts and Craft Festival to be held on Fri., Oct 24 …
Droves of people walked the streets of Georgetown Oct. 18 and 19 as the 25th annual Wooden Boat Show took over Front Street.
Georgetown police were rushed to the 2100 block of Duke Street around 1 a.m. Oct. 11 because of a report of a 30-year-old man dragging a 30-year-old woman down the street.
Carvers Bay couldn’t find the end zone on Oct. 17 and lost 14-0 to Lake View.
Carvers Bay Middle School’s Evelyn Grayson always knew she wanted to be a teacher.
Hospitals in Georgetown and Murrells Inlet, as well as other health care facilities in Georgetown County, are preparing for any future diagnosed …
Jarvis Brown had two rushing touchdowns, including the game-winner, to lead Georgetown to an 18-13 win over Lake City on Oct. 17.
C.J. Bone connected with Jaqwon Wright on a touchdown late in the game to give Andrews a 19-16 win over Johnsonville on Oct. 17.
To the Editor:
It’s not often you’ll find a production company filming at a small feed store in the middle of nowhere, but it does happen.
Growing up, Officer Joyce Whalen, 38, of Georgetown, wanted to work with “troubled kids.”