Update: Teen in 'good condition' after Murrells Inlet shark bite UPDATED

From staff reports

Thursday, August 20, 2015 1:28 p.m.

Rescue workers and hospital officials said a 15-year-old boy was taken to the hospital Thursday afternoon after he was bitten by a shark while …

6 more charges for alleged Surfside Beach ‘serial burglar’

Monday, August 17, 2015 5:00 p.m.

Additional charges have been filed against a Surfside Beach man who police described as a “serial burglar” when he was arrested in …


DEU and Sheriff’s Office make drug arrests

Saturday, August 15, 2015 7:28 p.m.

Murrells Inlet, SC – Agents with the 15th Circuit Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) assisted by the Georgetown County Sheriff Office and the State …

Police: ‘Serial burglar’ caught by Georgetown deputies in Murrells Inlet

Friday, August 14, 2015 3:59 p.m.

A Surfside Beach man dubbed by police as a “serial burglar” was arrested, deputies said, after a four-agency, two-county chase that …


Murrells Inlet 2020 to expand focus from core business districts UPDATED

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Based on comments from a recent online community survey, Murrells Inlet 2020 is planning to expand its area of focus to include more of the residents …


Georgetown County Golf results

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Pawleys Plantation: Men’s results Aug. 3


Nurturing Neighbors: Paul Rickey

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Paul Rickey


Fry wins House District 106 runoff election UPDATED

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 9:12 p.m.

Barring an unforeseen successful write-in campaign, Russell Fry will represent District 106 in the S.C. House of Representatives.

Couple open personal fitness business in Pawleys

From staff reports

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 12:45 p.m.

A husband and wife have opened a personal training business in Pawley Island.


Nurturing Neighbors: Ralph Preston

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 6:34 p.m.

Ralph Preston


Thursday, August 6, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Thursday, August 6


Leatherback sea turtle hatchlings set out on lifelong voyage UPDATED

Thursday, August 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The crowd at Garden City Beach got a rare treat Aug. 2 as members of the South Carolina United Turtle Enthusiasts took an inventory of a loggerhead …


Serving the Community: Eli Shegog, UPDATED

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Eli Shegog of Murrells Inlet grew up watching his father and grandfather at New Concord Fire Station in Ohio.


Deputies: Garden City man arrested after firing gun during argument with son UPDATED

From staff reports

Sunday, August 2, 2015 9:04 a.m.

Deputies said a Garden City man was arrested after shooting inside his own house during a quarrel with his teenage son.


MI2020 seeks volunteers for cleanup events

Friday, July 31, 2015 4:54 p.m.

Murrells Inlet 2020 is seeking volunteers for weekly or monthly clean-up events starting this fall.


Salkehatchie campers repair area homes

Friday, July 31, 2015 4:53 p.m.

Rudolph “Tank” Brown was born in the house he has called home for 51 years, but his Murrells Inlet residence had fallen on some hard …


Nurturing Neighbors: Dr. Martin Rosol

Friday, July 31, 2015 4:55 p.m.

Dr. Martin Rosol


County takes first action against Waccamaw Neck billboards

Thursday, July 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Georgetown County leaders took the first official action July 28 to ban all billboards along US Highway 17 on the Waccamaw Neck.


Firefighters to get new health insurance

Thursday, July 30, 2015 4:54 p.m.

Firefighters with the Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire District will be getting a new health insurance provider.


Fry, Servant headed to runoff UPDATED

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 9:08 p.m.

Voters will choose between an Horry County councilman and an Horry County Republican Party activist Aug. 11 in a runoff for the South Carolina House …

Lowcountry Lowdown: A week’s worth of Police Blotters UPDATED

Sunday, July 26, 2015 12:53 p.m.

If at first you don’t succeed ...

Georgetown County School District supervisor charged with spending thousands of school dollars on himself

Saturday, July 25, 2015 1:50 p.m.

An employee of the Georgetown County School District has been arrested on charges of using school money to buy thousands of dollars worth of …


Sharks basketball camp

Thursday, July 23, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Several dozen youngsters attended the second basketball camp of the summer at St. James High School during the week of July 13. Kids worked on their …


Murrells Inlet family charged with weapons violation 2 months after drug arrest UPDATED

Thursday, July 23, 2015 3:15 p.m.

Less than two months after they were arrested on drug-related charges, a Murrells Inlet family was charged again, this time with having possession of …

College News UPDATED

Thursday, July 23, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The Citadel


Heat advisory issued for Georgetown County

From staff reports

Monday, July 20, 2015 10:29 a.m.

The National Weather Service station in Wilmington, North Carolina, has issued a heat advisory for this afternoon and warned that temperatures could …

Grief camp provided new memories

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

On Saturday, June 27, Tidelands Community Hospice Foundation held “Good Mourning Day Camp” at Precious Blood Catholic Church in Pawleys …


Thursday, July 16, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Thursday, July 16


Nick McClary column: Failing to plan is planning to fail

Thursday, July 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Sixteen weeks out. Fifteen weeks out. Fourteen weeks out. Ten weeks, Five weeks, two weeks out. Tomorrow.


Community honors late gardner Ali Hitchcock

Thursday, July 16, 2015 11:20 a.m.

Smiles and tears shared time July 12 as Ali Hitchcock’s friends, former co-workers and family members did what Ali did each year – got …

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