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 …


Look who’s reading! UPDATED

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Pack a copy of the Georgetown Times on your next vacation. Remember to take a picture and send it to news@southstrandnews.com. Also, tell us where …

A View From The PastEvents of past years as chronicled through the county newspapers UPDATED

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:01 a.m.

100 Years Ago

Police Blotter: March 27, 2015 UPDATED

Friday, March 27, 2015 11:06 a.m.

A Georgetown couple’s violent fight — which led to the woman chasing her boyfriend with a knife — resulted in both people being arrested on outstanding warrants and their children being placed with a relative.



Friday, March 27, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Friday, March 27


Auditions to be held this weekend for upcoming music, Gullah festival

Friday, March 27, 2015 11:05 a.m.

As the Mitney Project and Cultural Council of Georgetown’s new Gospel and Gullah in Georgetown festival draws nearer, the groups are offerings two …


Andrews falls to Timberland

Friday, March 27, 2015 8:28 p.m.

Andrews High’s softball team suffered its first region loss of the season on Tuesday.


Brookgreen Gardens hosts Earth Day forum UPDATED

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:01 a.m.

On Wednesday, April 22, in conjunction with the current exhibit, “Environmental Impact,” Brookgreen Gardens will host a forum to discuss the work of area organizations, businesses and individuals that clean-up, re-plant, and find new ways to protect and preserve the environment.


Lady Bulldogs hold off Lady Seahawks

Friday, March 27, 2015 8:28 p.m.

Georgetown High’s softball team fell behind to Myrtle Beach 2-0 after one inning, but rallied for one run in the fourth and two in the sixth for the …


From the sports desk: Fitting kids to a Tee

Friday, March 27, 2015 11:10 a.m.

The First Tee of the Grand Strand is kicking off its spring after-school program next week.


Obituaries March 27, 2015

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

Eva Bromell


Santee Cooper kicks off spring mini-bond sale UPDATED

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Santee Cooper begins its spring 2015 Mini-Bond sale April 1, offering investors the opportunity to purchase municipal bonds throughout April for as little as $200.


First Baptist Church presents Easter music

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The Music Ministry of First Baptist Church, Georgetown, will present “Lead Me to the Cross: A Musical Worship Experience for Easter” Sunday, March 29, at 7 p.m.

Not just another Sunday UPDATED

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:01 a.m.

If I were to say I had one bad habit I guess it would be reading. Now that might not really seem like a bad one, but I do it constantly.


Through his lens: local man tells stories in photos UPDATED

Friday, March 27, 2015 11:03 a.m.

Dr. Eric Heiden is a storyteller.


Yellow Jackets stung by Wolves

Friday, March 27, 2015 11:09 a.m.

Andrews High’s baseball team suffered its first region loss of the season on Tuesday night, a 5-2 defeat at the hands of Timberland.


WTC holds employability workshops

Friday, March 27, 2015 3:45 p.m.


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 …


Serving the community: Seth Johnson

Friday, March 27, 2015 11:04 a.m.

Some Georgetonians may recognize 22-year-old Georgetown Police Department Officer Seth Johnson. After all, he is a Georgetown native and graduate of …


Georgetown baseball hosting annual spring break camp

Friday, March 27, 2015 8:28 p.m.

Spring break is upon us and that means the Georgetown Bulldogs Baseball program is hosting its annual camp for kids ages 7-12.


Fighting back against food stamp fraud

Thursday, March 26, 2015 11:27 a.m.

Every day, in every area of our state, hardworking South Carolina taxpayers are being robbed. They are not held up at gunpoint, and their homes are …


Artist guild to hold spring art show UPDATED

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

The Seacoast Artists Guild will hold its 12th annual Spring Art Show and Sale at the Seacoast Artists Gallery at 3032 Nevers St., Myrtle Beach, in …


Celebrate National Volunteer Month by giving blood UPDATED

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

The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood during National Volunteer Month this April and make a difference in the lives of patients in need.


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.


Expect the unexpected

Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:13 a.m.

The South Carolina Department of Transportation joins the Federal Highway Administration, the American Association of State Highway and …


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.


Maryville student to compete in National Geographic State Bee

Thursday, March 26, 2015 3:51 p.m.

Francis Tupacz, a fifth-grader at Maryville Elementary School and son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward G. Tupacz, will be competing against other semifinalists …


March designated Prescribed Fire Awareness Month

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:58 a.m.

Gov. Nikki Haley proclaimed Prescribed Fire Awareness Month in South Carolina.


Hobcaw history book signing scheduled March 28

Thursday, March 26, 2015 3:56 p.m.

Local author Lee Brockington will sign copies of “Planation Between the Waters: A Brief History of Hobcaw Barony” Saturday, March 28 at Waterfront Books.

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