Officials: New law protects property owners, taxpayers, environment UPDATED

Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:36 a.m.

State Sen. Ray Cleary, R-Murrells Inlet, and Pawleys Island Mayor Bill Otis were at the forefront of recently passed legislation that will keep …


Socastee teen headed to South Africa to represent U.S. in archery competition

Thursday, June 30, 2016 2:43 p.m.

Riverlee Weaver has been on target, so to speak, since she was in the third grade, and her love of archery has served her well.

Tidelands Photography Club founder Ed Robidoux’s work to be featured at Waccamaw Neck Library UPDATED

Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:01 a.m.

Based on his preferred style of landscapes and long exposures, Ed Robidoux will showcase at the Waccamaw Neck Library during the month of July a …

Events set for Hobcaw Barony UPDATED

Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:01 a.m.

Hobcaw Barony will offer several upcoming programs.


Pawleys Island Fourth of July Parade celebrates 50 years

Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:27 a.m.

Celebrating 50 years of cheering, singing, shouting and riding on floats decorated in red, white and blue, organizers of the Pawleys Island July …

Chamber presents business tools workshop UPDATED

Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a “Fair Labor Standards Overtime Rule Workshop” on Wednesday, July 13, from 8:30 to 10 …

Carolina Custom Firearms in Pawleys Island offers indoor shooting range, classes, sales UPDATED

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:14 p.m.

For local gun enthusiasts there is a new indoor shooting range in Pawleys Island.


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.


From the drawing board

Monday, June 27, 2016 12:05 p.m.

Law enforcement officers recognized UPDATED

Thursday, June 23, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The South Strand Optimist Club held its third annual “Recognition of Law Enforcement Officers” program June 16.

Habitat House

Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:21 p.m.


Farmers markets in Georgetown County offer fresh produce, more

Thursday, June 23, 2016 10:28 a.m.

Fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, seafood and handcrafted artwork are some of the featured items at local farmers markets.

Murrells Inlet DAR helps set world record

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 3:46 p.m.

The National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution has set a new world record in patriotism.

Country singer Morgan Myles returning to Myrtle Beach

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 2:13 p.m.

Country singer Morgan Myles may be headed back to Myrtle Beach for her second performance on the Grand Strand, but as she took a break for a …

Murrells Inlet — Garden City Fire District, 50 years of community service

Friday, June 17, 2016 11:29 a.m.

The Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire District held a picnic June 11 to celebrate 50 years of service to the community.

Boy Scout Troop 396 leads flag retirement ceremony in Murrells Inlet

Friday, June 17, 2016 11:28 a.m.

In honor of Flag Day, dozens of tattered and faded American flags were retired in a ceremony on June 14 in Murrells Inlet.


Murrells Inlet dredging project takes a turn

Friday, June 17, 2016 4:01 p.m.

Officials planning the Murrells Inlet dredging project, set to begin in September, have decided on an alternative method of disposing spoils material. …

Man had drugs hidden in his underwear during DEU arrest, officials say UPDATED

Friday, June 17, 2016 2:34 p.m.

It’s like your Momma told you – always wear a clean pair of underwear. It may also be good advice to not hide illegal drugs in your …

Live music

Friday, June 17, 2016 11:29 a.m.


Brookgreen Gardens Presents Cool Summer Evenings

Friday, June 17, 2016 1:31 p.m.

Enjoy Brookgreen Gardens in the cool of the evening when the gardens remain open late on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays through Aug. 5.

Wendy Wax next author on Moveable Feast tour

Thursday, June 16, 2016 3:38 p.m.

Wendy Wax is the next author up on the Moveable Feast tour. Wax will be the guest at the June 24 event, set for Inlet Affairs.

Pawleys student graduates from SC Whitmore School

Thursday, June 16, 2016 3:39 p.m.


Research mixed on use of ice after an injury

Thursday, June 16, 2016 9:40 a.m.

​In my last column, I discussed the existing scientific evidence for the effects of ice on recovery and soreness after an intense workout, …


Waccamaw High School golfer tees up with USC Beaufort UPDATED

Thursday, June 16, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Golf has been a big part of Will Canipe’s life since he was 5 years old, and his signing of a national letter of intent on June 11 to play …


No U.S. Open for Murrells Inlet golfer Zack Byrd this year

By Lou Monaco

Special to South Strand News

Thursday, June 16, 2016 1:42 p.m.

It was a tale of two rounds wrapped into one for Zack Byrd on June 6.

Seven Hundred Modern Grill backs ‘Dining for a Cause’ UPDATED

Friday, June 10, 2016 9:01 a.m.

The Seven Hundred Modern Grill will host “Dining for a Cause” on Tuesday, June 21, in support for Miss Ruby’s Kids.

Some Marsh Walk restaurants in Murrells Inlet charging for parking

Thursday, June 9, 2016 8:28 a.m.

Parking near the Marsh Walk in Murrells Inlet has become a little more complicated this summer.


Waccamaw falls in American Legion opener

Thursday, June 9, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Waccamaw lost 7-3 to Georgetown in the opening game of its Junior American Legion schedule on June 3.


St. James High School graduates are ‘Palmetto’s Finest’ UPDATED

Thursday, June 9, 2016 8:32 a.m.

St. James High School’s valedictorian, Nicholas Emmons, told his fellow classmates that graduation is the beginning of a whole new world …

Donna, Mark Groom in concert at Kimbel Lodge UPDATED

Thursday, June 9, 2016 9:01 a.m.

CLASS Productions presents Donna and Mark Groom in concert at Kimbel Lodge, Hobcaw Barony, on Saturday, June 18, 3 to 5 p.m.

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