Camp give Bulldogs a taste of college experience

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Nearly a dozen Georgetown High school varsity boys basketball players recently participated in a Coker College camp.


CCU wins, forces one game for national title

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:10 a.m.

Coastal Carolina University’s baseball team held off Arizona 5-4 on Tuesday night to even the College World Series finals at one game a piece. …


DNR schedules courtesy boat inspections for holiday weekend

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming July Fourth holiday weekend and beyond, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division will be conducting courtesy safety inspections at some public boat landings.


Heat and wind taking toll on anglers’ success

By Rich Crook


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

With July upon us, the weather has been somewhat of an issue for anglers across all platforms in recent weeks.

2 Georgetown men arrested on drug, other charges after traffic stop

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 11:56 a.m.

Highway patrolmen said a traffic stop for erratic driving resulted in the arrests of two city men charged with dealing drugs near a Georgetown …


Everett Carolina ousts Leona Myers Miller, earns Democratic nod for Georgetown County Council UPDATED

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 10:44 p.m.

Two weeks after two candidates came up short in the June 14 primary, local Democrats returned to the polls Tuesday, June 28, to determine who would …


Tara Hall Paddle Fest offers family fun

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 4:58 p.m.

Paddling, vendors, music, food and more welcomed hundreds of attendees at the 5th annual Tara Hall Paddle Fest on June 25.


Goldfinch edges out Boyd in GOP runoff for District 34 state Senate seat UPDATED

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 11:43 p.m.

It took an extra two weeks to decide, but District 34 voters may have determined who will next represent them in the state Senate.


Firefighters quell blaze in Georgetown Historic District

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 9:24 a.m.

Firefighters were able to beat back a Tuesday morning house fire that occurred in Georgetown’s Historic District.


CCU falls in College World Series finals opener

Monday, June 27, 2016 10:04 p.m.

Coastal Carolina lost 3-0 to Arizona in Game 1 of the College World Series finals on Monday night.

Movie review: ‘Independence’ sequel bigger, badder and downright terrible UPDATED

Monday, June 27, 2016 2:46 p.m.

I watched the original “Independence Day” from 1996 to jog my memory for the just-released “Independence Day: Resurgence. …

Going off range, Bus-ted and more from the Police Blotter

Monday, June 27, 2016 5:45 p.m.

Needle and the damage done


State Senate, County Council races up for grabs in Georgetown County primary runoffs

Monday, June 27, 2016 8:18 p.m.

Polls open at 7 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, as two local races will be decided in the Statewide Primary Runoff election.


Update: Georgetown firefighters quell Fraser Street blaze UPDATED

Sunday, June 26, 2016 10:18 a.m.

Firefighters were able to beat back a Maryville house fire, but one fire official said it would take time before anyone could live in the home. …


CCU baseball two wins from national title UPDATED

Saturday, June 25, 2016 11:23 p.m.

Coastal Carolina University’s baseball team beat TCU 7-4 on Saturday to advance to the College World Series championship series.

Property transfers UPDATED

Friday, June 24, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The following property transfers are taken from public records filed between May 16 and May 20 at the Georgetown County Courthouse. Information will be updated each week.


CCU survives and advances to College World Series final four

Friday, June 24, 2016 12:17 a.m.

Coastal Carolina University’s baseball team beat Texas Tech 7-5 on Thursday night in a College World Series elimination game.


Obituaries June 24, 2016

Friday, June 24, 2016 9:17 a.m.

Carol Bone

Georgetown County Board of Education adopts bond resolution and $82,684,644 budget

Friday, June 24, 2016 9:12 a.m.

Georgetown County voters will be asked in the November general election to approve a $165-million bond issue to fund renovations for the …


Dixie Youth Ozone All-Stars UPDATED

Friday, June 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

After battling for the district title on Tuesday night. the Dixie Youth Ozone All-Star teams from Georgetown and Andrews gathered to show their …


Nick McClary column: Is pain ‘mind over matter?’

Friday, June 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

I think we’ve all heard the phrases “it’s all in your head” and “mind over matter.”


American Legion baseball: Georgetown loses third straight UPDATED

By Randy Akers


Friday, June 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown Junior American Legion Baseball team has hit a rough patch.


George Rogers talks football, grades and statues

Friday, June 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

More than a dozen members and guests of the Georgetown Breakfast Rotary got a close-up look at a Heisman Trophy on Wednesday morning when George …

Andrews police searching for woman who allegedly shot at boyfriend UPDATED

Friday, June 24, 2016 10:54 p.m.

Police are looking for an Andrews woman who allegedly shot at her live-in boyfriend earlier this evening.


CCU tops TCU, stays alive in College World Series UPDATED

Friday, June 24, 2016 11:04 p.m.

Coastal Carolina University’s baseball team beat TCU 4-1 on Friday night in the College World Series.


Burden of proof: Chronicling the arrest, investigation, vindication of Georgetown City Councilman Sheldon Butts UPDATED

Friday, June 24, 2016 11:42 a.m.

For six months, Sheldon Butts’ future was uncertain.

Friday, June 24, 2016 9:03 a.m.

Friday, June 24


Chris Sokoloski: Random thoughts on baseball and basketball

Friday, June 24, 2016 12:01 a.m.

This is a column with my random thoughts on several topics.


Georgetown County discusses issues for commercial outdoor shooting ranges

Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:55 p.m.

Georgetown County leaders still have some unanswered questions about an ordinance that would allow commercial outdoor shooting ranges in certain …


Carvers Bay cleanup set for June 25 UPDATED

Thursday, June 23, 2016 2:56 p.m.

Community members will come together on Saturday, June 25, to take part in a cleanup effort along a 9-mile stretch of Carvers Bay Road in Georgetown …

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