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 …


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 …

Moselle Rosenthal celebrates 106th birthday UPDATED

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

At 106, Moselle Rosenthal is still shooting for the moon.


Young bald eagle captured in Murrells Inlet

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 12:01 p.m.

The eagle has landed – and those who are responsible for the juvenile bird getting some needed health care are ecstatic.

Murrells Inlet Boat Parade was UPDATED

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 3:37 p.m.

Decked out in red, white and blue and showing their appreciation for all things Southern, hundreds of boaters took to the water for the Murrells …

Serving the Community: John Mocarski, Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire Department

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 3:55 p.m.

John Mocarski, an engineer at Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire Department, said he has known he wanted to be a firefighter since he was a toddler …

Nurturing Neighbors: Beryl Oberst

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 3:56 p.m.

Beryl Oberst

Inlet cleans up after July 4 events

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 3:39 p.m.

‘Twas the day after fireworks and all through the marsh, about 30 people were scouring the roads and waterways to pick up debris from the …


Man sought in connnection with Laurens murder found in Murrells Inlet UPDATED

From staff reports

Saturday, July 11, 2015 11:29 a.m.

Sheriff's deputies said a Murrells Inlet resident has been arrested in connection with a murder in the Upstate.


A great day for a parade

Thursday, July 9, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Hundreds of people crowded onto Pawleys Island on July 4 for the annual Fourth of July Parade.


Confederate flag's days are numbered in South Carolina UPDATED

By Jeffrey Collins

Associated Press

Thursday, July 9, 2015 8:30 a.m.

More than 50 years after South Carolina raised a Confederate flag at its Statehouse to protest the civil rights movement, the state is getting ready …


WHS lacrosse camp

Thursday, July 9, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Waccamaw High School lacrosse players and coaches hosted a camp for youngsters at Waccamaw Middle School the week of June 29. The school has been …

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, …

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