Moorers bond set at $100k

A Circuit Court judge ruled today, Jan. 30, that bond has been set at $100,000 for each defendant accused of murder in the disappearance of a Myrtle Beach woman, Heather Elvis, in December 2013.

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County photo costest winners

Friday, January 30, 12:48 a.m.

Keeping things in focus, Georgetown County has announced the winners for its fourth annual photo contest.

Study shows downtown could support a hotel

Friday, January 30, 12:49 a.m.

Hotel hopefuls within the City of Georgetown have good news in store – the hotel feasibility study draft results are in, and industry professionals say the city can support a hotel in the historic...

City to move during repair or rebuild of sinkhole damages

Friday, January 30, 12:51 a.m.

After establishing City Hall and Fire Station No. 1 have been structurally damaged by sinkholes – and may suffer more damage in the future – the City of Georgetown now has to decide whether to repair...

Preparations beginning for annual Relay For Life event UPDATED

Friday, January 30, 1:09 a.m.

In about 100 days, the Georgetown County community will gather again to fight cancer.


Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

Soup lovers compete at SBB

Thursday, January 29, 5:50 a.m.

Who has the best soup in Murrells Inlet? For one day, Jan. 26, that honor went to restaurateurs Murrells Inlet Seafood and Rich Baumann; Jimmy Motley and SBB, and home cook Chris Darcy.

St. James named as finalist for school award

Thursday, January 29, 5:47 a.m.

St. James High School is one of 11 schools throughout South Carolina named finalists for the 2015 Palmetto’s Finest Schools Awards.

Taste of the Marsh Walk set for Feb. 7, 8

Thursday, January 29, 12:42 a.m.

The Marsh Walk is expected to be filled with music and the scent of food from seven restaurants Feb. 7 and 8 during the second annual Taste of the Marsh Walk.

9/11 film to be screened in Myrtle Beach

Thursday, January 29, 12:38 a.m.

A new film to be screened in Myrtle Beach explores the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, through the converging lives of people directly affected by the events of that day.

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

Souper Bowl event draws hundreds, raises $15,650

Thursday, January 29, 5:58 a.m.

Renee Preedom and Caroline Millan were in a world of their own Saturday, Jan. 24, checking off the soups they had already tried and searching for the next one that sounded tasty.

Sponsors sought for Boys State candidates

Thursday, January 29, 5:57 a.m.

With the public’s help, seven local boys will experience American politics first-hand as they run for mock office in a “Laboratory of Government.”

Huntington Beach State Park adding campsites

Thursday, January 29, 12:01 a.m.

Huntington Beach State Park is adding 50 state-of-the-art campsites behind Atalaya.

Midway training

Thursday, January 29, 12:01 a.m.

Georgetown & Andrews

Removing children’s health barriers

Wednesday, January 28, 12:52 a.m.

From January to April, Healthy Learners, a faith-based nonprofit that connects children to healthcare, will be partnering with Horry Georgetown Technical College in Myrtle Beach to provide dental...

City personnel seek larger payday

Wednesday, January 28, 12:47 a.m.

Among other things, the recent Georgetown City Council retreat on Jan. 24 revealed that all of the city’s employees – including the council – want to be paid more.

Serving the Community: Wayne Hardee, Georgetown County Fire EMS

Monday, January 26, 8:52 a.m.

If it wasn’t for a friend who recruited him years ago, Lt. Wayne Hardee never would have had a 23-year career as a firefighter and EMT Intermediate.

Miss Blue Review Pageant set for Jan. 31

Friday, January 23, 6:18 a.m.

With guiding ideals of Scholarship, Service, Sisterhood and Finer Womanhood, five young ladies from the Georgetown area are learning to become successful and proud members of society as they prepare...


Georgetown beats Myrtle Beach 62-50

Friday, January 30, 12:01 a.m.

Georgetown High’s boys basketball team kept its playoff hopes alive with a 62-50 win over Myrtle Beach on Jan. 27.

Wahoos shine at home meet

Friday, January 30, 1:14 a.m.

The sun was not out on Jan. 24 but the YMCA/USA Wahoo swimmers shined in the water of the Georgetown County Family YMCA as they earned top finishes and new regional cuts.

Sports writer Chris Sokoloski begins weekly column

Thursday, January 29, 5:14 p.m.

It seems strange to introduce myself after covering sports in Georgetown County for the last eight-and-a-half years, but since this is the first of what I hope will be many columns, here it goes.

CCU players pass along knowledge to youngsters

Thursday, January 29, 12:01 a.m.

The Coastal Carolina baseball program hosted its annual free clinic on Jan. 19, instructing a record turnout of more than 200 6- to 12-year-olds at the Ripken Experience Complex in Myrtle Beach.

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

Oil and gas in S.C.? No, thanks

Friday, January 30, 1:18 a.m.

To the editor,

Inlet Outlook

Haley should represent union workers, too

Friday, January 30, 1:17 a.m.

To the editor:

Georgetown Times

Small things make me happy

Friday, January 30, 1:20 a.m.

We all have favorites.

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