NEWS

Palmetto Campout set for Oct. 18, 19

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 7:17 a.m.

Pitching tents, cooking food over an open fire, fishing, crabbing, kayaking, and spending quality time with family are all part of the Palmetto …

NEWS

County considers allowing patio roofs in setback

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:05 a.m.

Georgetown County Council is sending a setback issue back to the Planning Commission for review and a possible amendment to the zoning ordinance …

NEWS

Serving the Community: Dawud Aswad UPDATED

Thursday, September 25, 2014 1:49 p.m.

Dawud Aswad, 24, of Murrells Inlet, has a tragic connection with the comic book character Spider Man.

NEWS

Warriors ride to heal

Thursday, September 25, 2014 5:57 a.m.

The fastest way to get from Oak Island, N.C., to Murrells Inlet is usually not on two wheels — especially not when the power comes from a rider’s …

NEWS

Police Blotter: Duped by girlfriend

Thursday, September 25, 2014 5:58 a.m.

An Atlanta man drove from his home to Murrells Inlet to visit his 28-year-old girlfriend Sept. 13, but she ended up stealing his car, cash and phone.

NEWS

St. James senior a Nat’l Merit Scholarship semifinalist

Thursday, September 25, 2014 10:14 a.m.

St. James High School senior Haley Elliott learned she made it to the semifinalist round for the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program on Sept. 10. …

NEWS

Fireworks noise case goes to jury trial

Thursday, September 25, 2014 5:54 a.m.

A criminal case involving two noise citations against weekly fireworks over Murrells Inlet is going to be heard by a jury.

NEWS

Artists paint en plein air for arts fest

Thursday, September 25, 2014 5:56 a.m.

Many who visit Georgetown are inspired by the city’s charm and beauty.

NEWS

Event shares struggles of disabled people

Thursday, September 25, 2014 5:55 a.m.

Wheelchair races, sack races and knee ball games were the main activities for an event Sept. 20 designed to give the public a chance to walk in the …

NEWS

Serving the Community: Chris Battlo, MIGC Fire Department

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:23 a.m.

Chris Battlo, 44, of the Burgess Community in Murrells Inlet, worked as a volunteer firefighter even before graduating from Herbert Hoover High …

NEWS

Driver leads deputy on two county chase UPDATED

Monday, September 22, 2014 5:15 p.m.

An off duty Georgetown police officer was driving northbound on Highway 17 in Murrells Inlet Sunday when he saw a 26-year-old Georgetown man he knew was driving with a suspended driver’s license.

NEWS

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Thursday, September 18

NEWS

Waccamaw Neck has new sign regulations

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:40 p.m.

Waccamaw Neck business owners along US 17 now have specific guidelines – including type, size, illumination and appearance – to follow when creating …

NEWS

Museum to host Hurricane Hugo exhibition UPDATED

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

In September 1989, a Category 4 hurricane named Hugo made landfall on the South Carolina coast.

NEWS

Local art icon featured in exhibition

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

As a child growing up in Parsons, Kansas, Dixie Dugan had more than her share of difficulties with school - which would later be attributed to …

NEWS

Teachers get $25K to help fund projects

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:31 a.m.

Special education teachers in Georgetown and Horry counties attended a luncheon Sept. 10, and received $25,000 in grants to help buy supplies for …

NEWS

HGTC’s Garner honored by Columbia College

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

April D. Garner, coordinator of the career center at Horry Georgetown Technical College, has been selected by Columbia College as the “2013-2014 …

NEWS

Fall Haul draws 50 people to clean Inlet

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:17 a.m.

Murrells Inlet is a cleaner place after a cleanup effort on Sept. 13 called the Fall Haul, organized by Murrells Inlet 2020.

NEWS

Marlin Quay under new ownership UPDATED

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.

An iconic Garden City Beach location is getting spruced up for its next adventure.

NEWS

Police Blotter: Problems with ex

Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:29 a.m.

A woman from the 600 block of Bellamy Drive called 911 Sept. 5 and reported her ex-boyfriend was trying to break into her house through her back door.

SPORTS

Miracle Leagues fall opener Sept. 18

Thursday, September 18, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Opening day for the Grand Strand Miracle Leagues Fall Opener is scheduled for Thurs., Sept. 18, 6 p.m. at the James C. Benton Field located behind the Pepper Geddings Recreation Center, Oak Street and 33rd Avenue N. in Myrtle Beach.

OPINION OPINION OPINION

‘Republicans’ unknown to writer

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 6:16 a.m.

To the Editor:

NEWS

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Thursday, September 11, 2014 10:10 a.m.

Thursday, Sept. 11

OPINION

Inlet fun

Thursday, September 11, 2014 10:14 a.m.

NEWS

Second cleanup planned UPDATED

Thursday, September 11, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Horry County residents can look forward to a second cleanup day this fall.

NEWS

Special effects makeup star UPDATED

Thursday, September 11, 2014 9:01 a.m.

NEWS

Real People: Rick Giusti UPDATED

Thursday, September 11, 2014 10:09 a.m.

Rick Giusti and the Jensen community are made for each other.

NEWS

Treasurer, auditors offices closed Sept. 12 UPDATED

Thursday, September 11, 2014 9:01 a.m.

All Horry County Treasurer and Horry County Auditors offices will be closed on Fri., Sept. 12, to transition to a new tax software system. The new system, QS1, currently serves 29 of the 46 counties in South Carolina and will now be utilized in Horry County.

NEWS

Horry County holds patriot tree dedication UPDATED

Thursday, September 11, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Horry County Board of Architectural Review and Historic Preservation, the Conway Garden Club Council and the Horry County Historical Society will host a dedication for the Horry County Patriot Tree Project Sept. 12 at 11 a.m. at the Old Horry County Courthouse located at 1201 Third Ave. in Conway.

SPORTS

Carolina Forest Panthers defeats St. James Sharks UPDATED

Thursday, September 11, 2014 9:01 a.m.

St. James’ varsity football team took a disappointing loss for the first home game of the season.

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