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Apology owed UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

OPINION

Guided missiles and misguided men

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Mojo and Isabel don’t watch much TV. When they do it is lighter fare.

NEWS

From Head Start to president: Georgetown son Cornell William Brooks UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 6:38 a.m.

Cornell William Brooks, the newly appointed President and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), has deep …

NEWS

Nurses participate in trivia bowl

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The South Carolina Emergency Nurse Association (SCENA) recently held the Emergency Nurse Trivia Bowl that was sponsored by the local Emergency Nurse …

NEWS

Shop during tax-free this weekend

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

South Carolina’s Tax Free Weekend is this weekend, Aug. 1 to 3, in time for back-to-school shopping.

NEWS

Singers needed for living Christmas tree

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The First Baptist Church of Georgetown is preparing to celebrate the Silver Anniversary of its Singing Christmas Tree.

NEWS

Church to hold pastoral anniversary

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

St. Andrews AME Church, 102 North Beech Ave., Andrews, will be celebrating Rev. Virgil Hammett’s 10th pastoral anniversary.

SPORTS

Georgetown boat wins S.C. Governor’s Cup Billfishing Series

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 7:09 a.m.

Trick’em vaulted past Georgetown’s Rascal on July 26 to win the Edisto Marina Billfish Tournament, but Rascal managed to hang on to capture its …

SPORTS

Georgetown Belles get a warm send off UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown Belles battled the heat July 27 at Retreat Park in Pawleys Island, as local men’s softball teams competed for bragging rights at a …

SPORTS

Lady hoopsters heat up the courts in Andrews

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Georgetown County Parks and Recreation Andrews gymnasium was packed on July 26 with lady hoopsters honing their skills for this Saturday’s …

SPORTS

‘The muddier the better’

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Muddy fields did not deter 10 adult soccer teams from playing their first round of games at Stables Park in Pawleys Island on July 26.

NEWS

Sea Tow announces new ownership

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Sea Tow Services International Inc., the nation’s leading commercial on-water assistance provider, announces that Capt. Jerry Caton has assumed ownership of the Sea Tow Georgetown location.

NEWS

United Way names new CEO UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Georgetown County United Way has named Lucy Woodhouse as its new CEO.

NEWS

Pets of the week

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

St. Frances Animal Center of Georgetown has many animals seeking new homes. The Georgetown Times features Pets of the Week each Wednesday.

SPORTS

Fishing report

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

NEWS

Scholarship for students announced

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Atlanta, Georgia businessman and SC State University graduate (Class of 1987), John J. Funny, has announced that his Foundation is offering scholarships to local students in the Georgetown and surrounding counties, through the Sadie Grice Funny Scholarship Foundation for 2014.

NEWS

Goodwill to host hiring event

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Palmetto Goodwill, in partnership with Ross, is hosting a Hire ME! event Friday, Aug. 1, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Myrtle Beach Prosperity Center, 3101 Oak St., in Myrtle Beach.

Police Blotter: Woman attacked by father and grandfather

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 6:56 a.m.

A woman from Deer Springs Loop near Andrews, said she was attacked by her father and grandfather July 17.

NEWS

Museum clarifies salary UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 6:43 a.m.

After the publication of the story on the Georgetown County Museum in the July 25 Georgetown Times, the Georgetown County Historical Society has …

NEWS

Library holds awards, fun day

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Wednesday, July 30 will be the end of the summer reading program for the Carvers Bay Branch Library.

NEWS

USDA grant to bring $44k in business development

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 6:58 a.m.

A $44,000 federal grant for business development and revitalization is coming to the City of Georgetown, and tests, analyses and workshops are coming …

SPORTS

Hartsville ends Post 114’s quest for American Legion title

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Post 114’s senior American Legion team’s season ended July 24 with a 10-2 loss to Hartsville.

SPORTS

Coach Johnson inducted into Hall of Fame UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

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NEWS

Citizens group sponsors senate debate UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

All four candidates who have filed in the Democratic Primary for the South Carolina Senate District 32 Special Election have been invited to …

Museum may lose ‘life blood’

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

OPINION

Barnyard Scene

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:01 a.m.

NEWS

Some fear effects of seismic testing for oil off coast

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 6:41 a.m.

Seismic surveying for gas and oil off the coast, which the federal government has approved, could lead to a major boost for the state economy, but …

NEWS

Children’s events set Saturday

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Clock Tower Books will hold two events for children on Sat., Aug. 2.

NEWS

National Night Out showcases importance of citizen involvement UPDATED

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Sheriff Lane Cribb and the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office are offering the 31st annual National Night Out event on Tues., Aug. 5.

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