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Woman taken to hospital after single-car collision

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 5:03 p.m.

A woman was taken to the hospital after her car collided with a tree near the intersections of Church and Orange streets.

Andrews to hold Relay for Life event

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 3:00 p.m.

Walkers in Andrews will go around the clock in the battle against cancer during the 2015 American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life event. This celebration of life brings together numerous groups and individuals concerned about cancer in a unified effort to fight back.

OBITUARIES

Obituaries April 22, 2014 UPDATED

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 4:31 p.m.

Richard McElveen

Sheriff’s office offers area law enforcement shot at firearms simulation training

Monday, April 20, 2015 11:54 a.m.

This week, the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office has been giving themselves and other area law enforcement agencies a shot at honing their skills in …

NEWS

Conquering cancer: Despite diagnosis, Andrews woman gives hope to others UPDATED

Monday, April 20, 2015 9:51 a.m.

Most people don’t smile while receiving chemotherapy to treat a mysterious stage IV cancer, but Whitney Cox is not most people.

Workshop on business security scheduled

Sunday, April 19, 2015 7:00 p.m.

Own a small business or run a non-profit in Georgetown County? Security — both virtual and physical — is a rapidly growing issue that many organizations face.

NEWS

State, local agencies set stage for police-worn body cams

Saturday, April 18, 2015 12:01 p.m.

While the state Legislature moves closer to making body-worn cameras for law enforcement officers mandatory, another area agency has taken steps that may put it ahead of the curve.

NEWS

Serving the Community - Sgt. Shane Powers - Georgetown Police Department UPDATED

Saturday, April 18, 2015 4:00 p.m.

Although he has worked in law enforcement for less than six years, Georgetown Police Sgt. Shane Powers has already served in a number of capacities. …

SPORTS

County hosting B.A.S.S. Nation Championship

Saturday, April 18, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Georgetown County’s Carroll A. Campbell Marine Complex will be the site of the 2015 B.A.S.S. Nation Southern Divisional Championship from April 22-24 …

NEWS

100 days left in Bunnelle-United Way matching grant

Saturday, April 18, 2015 4:01 p.m.

New donations to the Black River United Way are getting a boost thanks to a grant from the Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation.

OBITUARIES

Obituaries April 17, 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:14 a.m.

Henry Cagle

NEWS

Georgetown native Pauline LeGare to celebrate 106th birthday

Friday, April 17, 2015 11:03 a.m.

Pauline LeGare has lived a storied life: she was a teacher, raised three daughters, is a grandmother and great-grandmother, worked for a U.S. …

SPORTS

Andrews soccer teams win region

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:08 p.m.

Andrews High’s girls and boys soccer teams clinched region titles with wins over Timberland on Wednesday night.

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

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:01 a.m.

100 Years Ago

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COMMUNITY EVENTS UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Friday, April 17

SPORTS

Golf results UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Heritage: Weekend Warriors’ results April 11

SPORTS

Josh McElwee now playing Double-A ball in Texas UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:09 p.m.

FRISCO, Texas – Andrews High School graduate Josh McElwee will start his fourth season of professional baseball with the Frisco Roughriders of the …

SPORTS

WHS’ best-kept softball secret signs with Spartanburg Methodist UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:08 p.m.

Waccamaw High School senior outfielder and shortstop Olivia Dunlap signed her letter of intent April 14 to take the field for Spartanburg Methodist …

The Police Blotter returns with youth in revolt, blanket statements and more UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 11:31 a.m.

Plain intentions

NEWS

Nick McClary column: Myths of youth strength training, Part 1

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:08 p.m.

I can only imagine the scenes that were going through my mother’s head when, as an eager seventh grader, I first mentioned that I’d like to start lifting weights after school.

SPORTS

High school schedules

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:09 p.m.

Here’s the schedule of athletic events for the upcoming week for Georgetown County’s four high schools.

SPORTS

Warmer weather brings better fishing UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Things seem to be off to an excellent start through the first few weeks of April.

NEWS

Sheriff’s office seeking state accreditation

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is scheduled for an on-site assessment from Wednesday, April 15, through Thursday, April 16, as part of a program to achieve state accreditation by verifying it meets professional standards.

NEWS

Andrews Heritage Festival taking shape UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The Andrews Heritage Festival committee is planning celebration activities which include a 5K Run/Walk, parade, Shop & Dance on Main Street, Taste of Andrews, and Classic Car & Bike Show.

Police offer reward for information on Georgetown man sought in burglaries

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:39 p.m.

Police have offered a $500 reward for information leading to the location and arrest of a Georgetown man who is alleged to have committed several …

NEWS

Essay winner announced UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:05 a.m.

Winners have been named in 11th Masonic District Essay Contest.

NEWS

Agencies confirm chemical release at International Paper

Friday, April 17, 2015 7:01 a.m.

Multiple national, state and local agencies were contacted after a chemical known to be toxic in high doses exceeded legal limits from International …

SPORTS

Column: Give us a break Mother Nature UPDATED

Friday, April 17, 2015 3:08 p.m.

Mother Nature hates me.

NEWS

The Village Group celebrates a decade of learning

Friday, April 17, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Ray Funnye was playing baseball with his son when he first got the idea to bring people in the Plantersville community together to benefit young …

SPORTS

Waccamaw Orthopaedics and Spine hosting free sports injury clinic

Friday, April 17, 2015 9:00 a.m.

Is it a lump, bump or bruise, or does it need more specialized attention?

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