Georgetown County sheriff’s deputy charged with domestic violence UPDATED

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 1:20 p.m.

Georgetown County sheriff’s deputies said they arrested one of their own after his fiancée reported he assaulted her over the weekend. …


Georgetown Reps. Anderson, Goldfinch weigh in on Confederate flag discussion

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 4:50 p.m.

Now that the discussion on whether to remove a Confederate battle flag from the Statehouse grounds has moved to the state House of Representatives, …


Garden City golf cart parade returns UPDATED

Monday, July 6, 2015 3:44 p.m.

More than 200 golf carts loaded with people carrying candy, water balloons and soakers left the vacant lot behind Willard’s Fireworks as the …


Future Sharks in action

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:01 a.m.

St. James High School boys basketball Coach Monty Carr hosted his annual summer camp the week of June 22. Campers got to work on their dribbling, …


Grateful Dead concert screening planned at SBB UPDATED

From staff reports

Thursday, July 2, 2015 4:55 p.m.

Suck Bang Blow in Murrells Inlet will show a screening of the Grateful Dead’s “Fare Thee Well” concert live from Soldier Field …

Coastal Youth Theatre Arts School presents ‘Shrek the Musical, Jr.’

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 11:51 a.m.

Theatre of the Republic’s Coastal Youth Theatre Arts School will present Shrek the Musical, Jr. July 10-12.


Future Sharks attack

Thursday, June 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

St. James High School head baseball Coach Robbie Centracchio welcomed dozens of youngsters to Shark Park recently for his annual summer camp. The …


Thursday, June 25, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Thursday, June 25


Sharks in action

Thursday, June 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Official practices for the 2015 high school football season can’t start until July 31, but teams can participate in some summer activities. …


Socastee’s Thompson signs with Mariners UPDATED

Thursday, June 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

June has been a busy month for Dylan Thompson.


State, local agencies throw support behind Haley’s call for removal of Confederate flag

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 3:35 p.m.

Less than two days after Gov. Nikki Haley encouraged state legislators to consider removing the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds, …


Georgetown church hosts vigil to celebrate, remember lives, legacy of ‘Emanuel Nine’ UPDATED

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 2:43 p.m.

As hundreds gathered in Georgetown to honor the nine lives who were lost in a Charleston church shooting last week, speakers discussed how the worst …


Sharks in action

Thursday, June 18, 2015 1:13 p.m.

In a battle of light blue vs. lighter blue, St. James’ varsity boys basketball team manhandled Aynor during a Carvers Bay Summer League game. …

Murrells Inlet man charged with elder abuse

Thursday, June 18, 2015 5:21 p.m.

Police said a Murrells Inlet man was arrested on a charge of elderly abuse after he allegedly said he was going to unplug his mother from life …

Update: Despite dismissal of assault charge, Waccamaw Middle School teacher’s future uncertain UPDATED

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 2:47 p.m.

Although an assault charge was dropped against a Waccamaw Middle School teacher, a school district official said no decision had been reached as far …


DNR: Oak Island attack ‘rare,’ despite influx of summer sharks UPDATED

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 1:13 p.m.

Although the Carolina coastline saw two shark attacks within 90 minutes and 2 miles of each other this weekend, a state official said those attacks …

Grand jury indicts Murrells Inlet man on 7 counts of arson

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 4:50 p.m.

An Horry County Grand Jury returned a true bill against a Murrells Inlet man accused of setting seven fires within the past seven months.


Children’s cooking classes offered

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 9:59 a.m.

While most area teachers are putting away their supplies for the year, one teacher is just gearing up. Barbara Crady Whitley, owner of Crady’s Eclectic Cuisine in downtown Conway, South Carolina is busy preparing for her annual children’s cooking classes. Held the last Tuesday in June and July, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Crady’s, …

DEU: Gun call leads to drug charges for Murrells Inlet residents UPDATED

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 1:51 p.m.

Law enforcement personnel said an encounter with a disorderly man resulted in the arrest of three Murrells Inlet residents on drug-related charges. …


MI2020 organizing cleanup efforts for July 4

Saturday, June 13, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The annual Fourth of July boat parade and fireworks in Murrells Inlet are shaping up to be clean events.


The fishing is getting as hot as the weather

By Rich Crook


Saturday, June 13, 2015 5:01 p.m.

The past couple of weeks have seen continued heavy activity in the area.


St. James High grads are ‘going places’

Saturday, June 13, 2015 5:01 p.m.

Valedictorian Sarah Ellen Floyd told the St. James High graduating class during commencement exercises June 5 to focus on two important lessons as …


On The Drawing Board UPDATED

Friday, June 12, 2015 4:27 p.m.

Surfside Beach Police: Driver at large after fatal hit-and-run collision UPDATED

Friday, June 12, 2015 11:46 a.m.

Police have asked for the public’s help in locating the driver of an SUV that may have killed a moped driver in a Thursday night crash. …


Four step up in bid to fill ousted S.C. Rep. Hardwick’s seat UPDATED

Thursday, June 11, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Four Republicans – two attorneys, a real-estate broker and a podiatrist – have filed for the special election to fill the unexpired term of former state Rep. Nelson Hardwick.


Rescue center to hold adoption event UPDATED

Thursday, June 11, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Coastal Animal Rescue is holding an adoption event at Willow Barcs & Bubbles, at Glenmark Center Plaza, 3896 S. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, …



Thursday, June 11, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Thursday, June 11


I’m trying to recall those ‘crazy’ days

Thursday, June 11, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Several hundred Georgetown County students graduated from high school this past week and have now moved into the next phase of their lives. The whole …


June brings wellness to Waccamaw Library UPDATED

From staff reports

Thursday, June 11, 2015 9:06 a.m.

The Waccamaw Neck Library at 41 St. Paul Place in Pawleys Island is greeting June with a fit face, thanks to classes that can enhance your summer …

Myrtle Beach woman charged with dumping baby indicted by Horry County Grand Jury

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 10:58 a.m.

A Myrtle Beach woman accused of abandoning her newborn daughter in a dumpster has been indicted by an Horry County Grand Jury.

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