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Georgetown’s Ball & Que celebrates 45th anniversary

Thursday, July 2, 8:50 p.m.

Celebrating its 45th anniversary under owner JoAnn Elliott, local eatery The Ball and Que boasts a friendly atmosphere - “like ‘Cheers!’ without the alcohol” -...

Boeing partners with Startup.SC to expand support for entrepreneurs

Thursday, July 2, 2:48 p.m.

With $50,000 and support from Frontier Communications and Boeing, Startup.SC, a technology business incubator based in Pawleys Island, is planning to expand its support for area entrepreneurs.

Boy gets stitches after being bitten by shark on SC coast

Thursday, July 2, 10:30 a.m.

There’s been another shark attack in the waters off the coast of the Carolinas.

Grateful Dead concert screening planned at SBB

Thursday, July 2, 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 in Chicago Friday, July 3, and Sunday, July 5,...



Pawleys wraps up Legion season with two straight wins

Friday, July 3, 9:31 a.m.

American Legion Post 114’s Junior team in Pawleys Island closed out its season with a 13-3 win over Andrews on June 30.

Column: Things to do in July

Friday, July 3, 9:31 a.m.

July is upon us (Happy Birthday America!) and that means it’s time for another “what-to-do-this-month” column.

District Champions

Friday, July 3, 9:31 a.m.

Colegrove gives Pawleys Island a walk-off win

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

Caleb Colegrove gave Georgetown American Legion Post 114’s Junior team in Pawleys Island a 7-6 walk-off win over Murrells Inlet on June 29.


DEU: 3 arrested during heroin transaction in Georgetown

Wednesday, July 1, 3:20 p.m.

Drug agents said three people have been arrested for participating in a drug deal in West Georgetown.

Man charged with child sex assault returns to Georgetown

Saturday, June 27, 3:01 p.m.

An area man returned to Georgetown County this week more than three months after he did not appear in court to face child molestation charges.

DPS: 2 arrested after removing Confederate flag from S.C. Statehouse grounds

Saturday, June 27, 10:15 a.m.

Although the state Legislature will begin debating the placement of the Confederate battle flag on the South Carolina Statehouse grounds, for a North Carolina pair, that process may have been...

Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office asks for help finding alleged armed robber

Wednesday, June 24, 4:00 p.m.

Sheriff’s deputies are asking for information that could lead to the arrest of a man who may have committed two armed robberies within 20 minutes of each other.


Parades, a concert, fireworks, more set for July 4

Thursday, July 2, 3:44 p.m.

From parades and a fly over to a concert and fireworks, the South Strand will offer a variety of Fourth of July events to celebrate the nation’s birthday.

Andrews girl competes in national pageant

Wednesday, July 1, 3:45 p.m.

Jordyn Cox, a 13-year-old Andrews girl, is representing South Carolina this weekend in the Miss Junior High School America Pageant. Held at the Osceola Performing Arts Center in Kissimmee,...

Official: Fire at Williamsburg Co. black church wasn’t arson

Wednesday, July 1, 10:48 a.m.

A fire that destroyed a black church that 20 years ago was a target of the Ku Klux Klan was not the work of an arsonist, a federal law enforcement official said Wednesday.

New Arrivals

Wednesday, July 1, 9:01 a.m.


Education & Business

Hemingway High teacher, Georgetown resident Doreen Green earns ‘outstanding’ award

Tuesday, June 30, 5:09 p.m.

Hemingway High School biology teacher and Georgetown resident Doreen Green takes biology beyond the classroom and into her students’ lives, and for her efforts, she’s been named the...

College News

Friday, June 26, 9:01 a.m.

Wofford College

Climbing the summer slide

Friday, June 19, 2:34 p.m.

When school lets out for summer, students take a trip on the summer slide.

College news

Friday, June 19, 3:28 p.m.

Fayetteville State


Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, July 1, 9:01 a.m.

Response to Osteen commentary

A View From The Past

Wednesday, July 1, 9:01 a.m.

100 Years Ago

On the Drawing Board

Thursday, July 2, 10:18 a.m.

State News

New assistance available for beginning farmers

Wednesday, July 1, 12:13 p.m.

Farmers getting their feet wet in agribusiness have access to entrepreneurial education and business consultation through workshops offered by Clemson University.

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

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

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

Gov. Haley vetoes 87 SC budget items tallying $30 million

Tuesday, June 30, 2:34 p.m.

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley thanked legislators Tuesday after issuing 87 budget vetoes that strike $30 million from the Legislature’s budget package.

State civil, religious leaders weigh in on same-sex marriage decision

Friday, June 26, 1:59 p.m.

Reaction has been swift to the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision that same-sex marriage can move forward in all 50 states and is protected by the Constitution.

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