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Man arrested in connection with alleged Andrews shooting

Wednesday, April 1, 12:01 a.m.

Less than four hours after asking for the public for help in finding an Andrews man suspected of trying to kill his ex-girlfriend, police were able to find and arrest him.

Boat landing parking lot to get facelift

Wednesday, April 1, 12:01 a.m.

The new East Bay Park boat landing area will have a roundabout and 30 boat trailer parking spots, Georgetown City Council decided on March 26.

City of Georgetown to switch to State Health Plan, despite debate

Wednesday, April 1, 12:01 a.m.

After much debate, the City of Georgetown will switch its health insurance coverage to enroll in the State Health Plan this summer.

8 filed for city council election

Wednesday, April 1, 12:01 a.m.

After two weeks of a relatively slow filing period for the City of Georgetown municipal election, the Georgetown County Elections and Voter Registration office was busy Monday, March 30, the last day...


Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

Neighbors pitch in: Burgess holds community cleanup

Thursday, March 26, 9:23 a.m.

Dozens of people between the ages of 10 and 89 gathered March 21 at the South Strand Recreation Center, grabbed a breakfast sandwich or two and headed out to Holmestown and McDowell Shortcut roads...

Association faces problems again with electric bill

Thursday, March 26, 9:22 a.m.

The Garden City Beach Community Association may find itself scrambling for some extra money to pay its electric bill.

Murrells Inlet teen honored by Red Cross for raising more than $10,000

Thursday, March 26, 10:23 a.m.

The Eastern Carolina chapter of the American Red Cross honored Murrells Inlet resident Shea Thomas on March 19, presenting her with the Humanitarian Circle award for exceptional fundraising at the...

Heather Elvis murder trial postponed; no new date set yet

Wednesday, March 25, 1:28 p.m.

The Heather Elvis murder trial has been postponed from its scheduled date of May 11, according to the South Carolina Circuit 15 Solicitor Jimmy Richardson.

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

S. Carolina man faces 16 charges of child pornography

Monday, March 30, 10:30 a.m.

A Dorchester man was arrested on 16 sex crime charges, attorneys said, after storage facility workers found two USB drives that contained multiple images of child pornography.

Replicas of Columbus’ Niña, Pinta to take port in Charleston

Monday, March 30, 11:59 a.m.

Charleston, S.C. -- More than 520 years after Christopher Columbus’ three ships landed in the Bahamas, two of them will make an appearance in South Carolina.

Georgetown SO warns of phone scam

Monday, March 30, 11:16 a.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office has advised county residents against providing financial information over the phone to callers claiming to represent it.

S. Carolina’s oldest document conserved

Saturday, March 28, 3:43 p.m.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s oldest state government document — an almost 350-year-old deed for a lot at the original location of Charleston — is back in the state archives after a...

Georgetown & Andrews

Over 30 treated after car crashes into Andrews school bus

Tuesday, March 31, 8:32 a.m.

Authorities say nearly 30 people - mostly children - were treated or taken to local hospitals after a two-vehicle crash involving a school bus resulted in a vehicle fire.

Public urged to wear blue on April 2 for autism awareness

Tuesday, March 31, 6:47 p.m.

On Thursday, April 2, many people wearing blue might be doing their part to spread awareness of autism.

Feds receive thousands of comments on Atlantic offshore drilling

Monday, March 30, 12:25 p.m.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The federal government has received thousands of comments on the contentious issue of drilling for oil and gas off the Atlantic coast.

GCSO: 4 Georgetown residents made meth, kept guns, drugs in front of children

Friday, March 27, 6:08 p.m.

Sheriff’s deputies said four county residents were arrested after they were found with drugs, drug labs and firearms and three children inside their house.


From the sports desk: Fitting kids to a Tee

Friday, March 27, 11:10 a.m.

The First Tee of the Grand Strand is kicking off its spring after-school program next week.

Yellow Jackets stung by Wolves

Friday, March 27, 11:09 a.m.

Andrews High’s baseball team suffered its first region loss of the season on Tuesday night, a 5-2 defeat at the hands of Timberland.

Lady Bulldogs hold off Lady Seahawks

Friday, March 27, 8:28 p.m.

Georgetown High’s softball team fell behind to Myrtle Beach 2-0 after one inning, but rallied for one run in the fourth and two in the sixth for the 3-2 victory.

Georgetown baseball hosting annual spring break camp

Friday, March 27, 8:28 p.m.

Spring break is upon us and that means the Georgetown Bulldogs Baseball program is hosting its annual camp for kids ages 7-12.

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

Rick Baumann: We’ve heard the big promises before

Thursday, March 26, 10:28 a.m.

It is truly amazing how similar the conversations and allegations and outright lies are lining up with a similar issue in our history circa 1981.

Inlet Outlook

Editorial Cartoon March 26, 2015

Thursday, March 26, 1:12 p.m.

Georgetown Times

Mark A. Stevens Column: Donald Trump isn’t working with a full deck

Tuesday, March 31, 4:56 p.m.

Poor Donald Trump.

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