Nurturing Neighbors: Darryl Hammond

Thursday, May 21, 2015 8:40 a.m.

Darryl Hammond


Grants available for area caregivers

Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:30 a.m.

Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments has funds available to assist unpaid caregivers within the agency’s tri-county region. Those funds may be available to children caring for elderly parents, people caring for spouses with disabilities, or virtually any person in Georgetown, Horry or Williamsburg counties who devotes their free time …



Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:33 a.m.

Francis Marion University


Socastee student achieves top ACT score UPDATED

Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Samantha Bindner, daughter of Jim and Cindy Bindner and a junior in the IB program at Socastee High School, earned a top composite score of 36 on a …


Boating safety event

Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.


Fire District scrambles to find ambulance service funding

Thursday, May 21, 2015 8:41 a.m.

The Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire District is scrambling to find funding to make up for a shortfall from the Georgetown County side of the district for rescue services.


Sharks fall in state final

By Erica Plowden


Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The St. James boys soccer team made history by winning its first Class AAA Lower State title, but lost 5-1 to A.C. Flora in the state title game May …


Local physician named to commission on cancer

From staff reports

Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:29 a.m.

Dr. Angela Mislowsky, a surgeon with Tidelands Coastal Carolina Breast Center, has been appointed to serve as a cancer liaison physician between …


Warriors capture gold at Lower State and State championships

Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Waccamaw High athletes won six events at the Class AA State track and field championships.


Beach days UPDATED

Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:01 a.m.


Live music

Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:34 a.m.



Garden City Beach is #1 ‘Destination on the Rise’ UPDATED

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 3:59 p.m.

Garden City Beach has been recognized as the number one “Destination on the Rise in 2015” by TripAdvisor.


Servant running for S.C. House District 106 seat UPDATED

Monday, May 18, 2015 1:05 p.m.

Tyler Servant of Surfside Beach has decided to run for S.C. House District 106 in the upcoming special election. The seat was vacated after Nelson …


Chowder Talk to unveil plans for MI2020 programs

Saturday, May 16, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Board members of Murrells Inlet 2020 will unveil a few surprises at the groupís next Chowder Talk on Tuesday, May 19, at Inlet Affairs.


Hurricane Awareness Tour stops in area

Saturday, May 16, 2015 12:01 p.m.

While Tropical Storm Ana was getting organized in the Atlantic, some of the people who would make the call about tropical storms and hurricanes were …


Serving the Community: Joel Tomchik, MIGC Fire Dept.

Saturday, May 16, 2015 8:01 a.m.

Joel Tomchick, 26, of Murrells Inlet did not dream of being a firefighter while growing up in Peabody, Massachusetts. He wasnít sure what he wanted …



Thursday, May 14, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Thursday, May 14


The fishing season is officially upon us UPDATED

Thursday, May 14, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Itís been very busy throughout the area lately, especially in the past week or so as weíve seen the fishing throughout the area really begin to heat …


Blessing of the Inlet UPDATED

Thursday, May 14, 2015 9:01 a.m.


State bond bill: Investment in local people

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 4:09 p.m.

Anyone who has ever worked at Horry Georgetown Technical College will tell you this college is efficient. Thatís why tuition here is among the most …


Tonightís Spring Social in Garden City cancelled UPDATED

Friday, May 8, 2015 11:52 a.m.

The threat of storms, high tides and wind has forced the cancellation of the May 8 Garden City Beach Community Association spring social at the pier at Garden City.


Surfrider to hold luau, membership drive

Friday, May 8, 2015 5:01 p.m.

When it comes to trash, Surfrider Grand Strand walks softly and creates a large impact. But three times a year, the group makes waves, which will …


Fishing Report Season starting out strong UPDATED

Thursday, May 7, 2015 12:01 a.m.

We still seem to be off to a really strong start to the 2015 fishing season.


Find out how youíre doing at Tidelands Health health screening UPDATED

Thursday, May 7, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Tidelands Health will sponsor a regional health screening from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 8, at Forestbrook Baptist Church gymnasium in Myrtle Beach.


Fire claims pet grooming business

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 6:15 p.m.

Two dogs and the owner of a dog grooming business escaped serious injury Tuesday when fire broke out at Creekside Critters, 3036 Highway 17 Business …


5K benefit for animal center UPDATED

Saturday, May 2, 2015 8:36 a.m.

More than 100 runners and walkers took to the streets of downtown Georgetown on April 25 for the second annual The Fast and the Furriest.


Brookgreen to take part in Lowcountry Giving Day

Saturday, May 2, 2015 4:01 p.m.

Brookgreen Gardens is one of several organizations taking part in Lowcountry Giving Day 2015, a 24-hour online fundraising event sponsored by Coastal Community Foundation.


Celebrate a nurse hero at open house

Saturday, May 2, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The public is invited to celebrate Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospitalís nursing heroes at an open house Wednesday, May 6.


Pelican sculpture brings litter awareness UPDATED

Thursday, April 30, 2015 9:31 a.m.

The pelican has landed.


Pets up for adoption

Thursday, April 30, 2015 7:45 a.m.

This is Aspen. She was adopted four years ago when she was 12 weeks old, but her owner can no longer keep her due to changed circumstances. She is a …

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