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District schools get C+ on latest report card

Friday, October 24, 2014 12:02 a.m.

Sixteen of Georgetown County’s 19 schools met or exceeded expectations on this year’s Elementary and Secondary Education Act report card.

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Rubillo threatens lawsuit, council says mayor’s comments his own

Friday, October 24, 2014 12:14 a.m.

Former Mayor Tom Rubillo asked City Council at its Oct. 21 meeting to denounce statements made by Mayor Jack Scoville in order to avoid a lawsuit …

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Auditorium asks for renewed funding from city

Friday, October 24, 2014 12:19 a.m.

With a new board of directors and many upcoming events in the works, the Winyah Auditorium Corporation asked the City of Georgetown for an investment …

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Man wanted for breach of trust

Friday, October 24, 2014 8:18 a.m.

The Georgetown Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating Kadeem Rashad Pinckney of 414 Palm Street Georgetown.

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Council members squabble over ethics

Thursday, October 23, 2014 11:23 p.m.

What started as a discussion of demolishing derelict houses in the city limits turned into a debate over council member ethics at the Oct. 21 City …

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State Commerce Department takes first step to assist 700 block property owners

Thursday, October 23, 2014 11:32 p.m.

With the rebuilding of the 700 block of Front Street stalled, Gov. Nikki Haley sent state Department of Commerce officials to Georgetown on an Oct. …

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Trivette named AVP for Georgetown Hospital System

Thursday, October 23, 2014 7:39 a.m.

Theresa Trivette, MSN, RN, has been named associate vice president for quality, evidence-based care and transformation for Georgetown Hospital System. …

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Council votes down change of government

Thursday, October 23, 2014 11:53 p.m.

At least for now, the voters will not have a chance to vote on whether or not the form of government in the City of Georgetown should change.

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Library group raises $217K

Thursday, October 23, 2014 7:38 a.m.

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Planners OK US 17 zoning change in Pawleys UPDATED

Thursday, October 23, 2014 7:42 a.m.

A property owner of a 1.5-acre parcel of land in the Pawleys Island community will not say what he plans to build if his land is rezoned from General …

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Homecoming week at Waccamaw High School

Thursday, October 23, 2014 2:42 a.m.

The Waccamaw Warrior football team sacked the Aynor Blue Jackets to put the crowning touch on homecoming festivities Oct. 17 at Waccamaw High School. …

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Andrews in need of new fire, police building UPDATED

Thursday, October 23, 2014 11:26 p.m.

Georgetown County has a responsibility to help pay for new Andrews fire and police stations — one of five Georgetown County capital projects slated …

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How you can help improve your community’s spaces

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Have you ever wondered why abandoned or dilapidated buildings lie vacant for years on end, or why traffic patterns isolate people from businesses, or why there is a lack of safe and accessible open space in your community? 

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Optimist Club recognizes students

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The South Strand Optimist Club held its’ first annual “Against All Odds” Program at its’ monthly meeting on Thurs., Oct. 16 at 12:30 p.m. at …

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County to lease mall space UPDATED

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:14 p.m.

The process for leasing spaces at the Litchfield Exchange Mall, owned by Georgetown County, could soon be easier.

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:01 a.m.

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WHS hosts sales tax meeting

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:07 p.m.

Residents of the Waccamaw Neck had a chance to hear from county officials Oct. 20 about a proposed one-cent sales tax for capital projects.

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Santee Cooper board approves 2014 Series CD bond sale

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors has approved the sale of $736 million in revenue obligation bonds, with proceeds designated to refinance a portion of the utility’s existing debt.

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Upcoming events

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce events

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October is National Arts & Humanities Month

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

October, which is National Arts & Humanities Month, serves as a reminder of the benefits the arts can bring.

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Library to host free legal aid Workshops

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Visitation actions and rights for victims of predatory lenders will be among the topics discussed in two upcoming legal help workshops at the Georgetown Library.

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Conway Medical Center announces Ebola preparedness measures

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Conway Medical Center has announced efforts for Ebola preparedness, including: Screening all patients for travel history in Emergency Room and Physician Practices; Screening and rapid assessment at all points of entry to the hospital; Staying up to date with weekly conference calls from DHEC; Continuous contact with Duke Infection Control …

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Median group halts legal action

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:11 p.m.

A group that has opposed the median project on US 17 in Pawleys Island since September 2012 is giving up on pursuing legal action to halt the project. …

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Cancer survivors face workplace challenges

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Cancer affects more than a person’s health, it can impact his or her working life.

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Precious Blood of Christ Church holds arts and crafts festival UPDATED

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:34 p.m.

The Precious Blood of Christ Church Catholic Women’s Club is busy preparing for their 26th annual Arts and Craft Festival to be held on Fri., Oct 24 …

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Wooden Boat Show

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 9:34 p.m.

Droves of people walked the streets of Georgetown Oct. 18 and 19 as the 25th annual Wooden Boat Show took over Front Street.

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Hospitals prepare for future Ebola patients

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 9:16 p.m.

Hospitals in Georgetown and Murrells Inlet, as well as other health care facilities in Georgetown County, are preparing for any future diagnosed …

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Local feed store featured in upcoming movie UPDATED

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:35 p.m.

It’s not often you’ll find a production company filming at a small feed store in the middle of nowhere, but it does happen.

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Serving the Community

Monday, October 20, 2014 5:35 a.m.

Growing up, Officer Joyce Whalen, 38, of Georgetown, wanted to work with “troubled kids.”

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Eagle Scouts

Monday, October 20, 2014 6:03 a.m.

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