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Two women and an infant escape burning home on Duke Street

Saturday, November 22, 5:31 a.m.

Three people, including an infant, escaped when their home in the City of Georgetown caught fire early Saturday.

Museum gets $75,000 grant for Plantersville byway

Thursday, November 20, 10:16 p.m.

In Plantersville, a 1.5-acre piece of land could mean the difference between maintaining the majesty of the newly-recognized Plantersville Scenic Byway and the commercialization of yet another piece...

County denies Atax funding to Winyah Auditorium

Thursday, November 20, 10:09 p.m.

After reviewing recommendations from the Accommodations Tax Commission, Georgetown County Council denied a request from the Winyah Auditorium Board for $15,000 on Nov. 18.

First same-sex marriage licenses issued in county

Thursday, November 20, 10:05 p.m.

Georgetown County will issue its first marriage licenses for same-sex couples today, Nov. 21.


Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

MI2020 gala raises $20K for the Inlet

Thursday, November 20, 5:22 a.m.

More than 170 people braved the cold temperatures on Nov. 14 for the Murrells Inlet 2020 Gala with the theme “A Lowcountry Evening at Sunnyside.”

Ghost stories, s’mores and sleepovers continue at Atalaya

Wednesday, November 19, 11:19 p.m.

The Moorish castle-like structure that Anna Hyatt and Archer Huntington called home has been getting some new residents, albeit for a night rather than for a season.

Photographer passes along tips on shooting Brookgreen’s Nights

Tuesday, November 18, 10:22 p.m.

Anne Malarich has been photographing “Nights of a Thousand Candles” at Brookgreen Gardens since it started.

Watershed-based Plan was focus of conference

Monday, November 17, 12:04 p.m.

Efforts to inform and educate the public about the Murrells Inlet estuary topped discussions at the Nov. 5 Murrells Inlet 2020 meeting.

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

One-stop shopping for wellness

Wednesday, November 19, 11:32 p.m.

The Commerce Trade Center has transformed itself into a one-stop shopping center for wellness.

Waccamaw Library to close Dec. 31

Wednesday, November 19, 11:26 p.m.

With The Library Center - Waccamaw close to completion, the current Waccamaw Library will close its doors on Dec. 31.

Sheriff’s Office looking for home invasion suspects

Wednesday, November 19, 4:01 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspects wanted in connection with a home invasion.

From Ukraine to Pawleys Island

Friday, November 14, 5:40 a.m.

Chris Shaw has brought his family to Pawleys Island to spend some time with his parents.

Georgetown & Andrews

County airport to get new hangars

Friday, November 21, 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown County Airport, with locations in Georgetown and Andrews, may have more space for airplanes in the not-so-distant future.

School board swearing in

Thursday, November 20, 10:23 p.m.

Sparks fly

Thursday, November 20, 10:20 p.m.

Clarence Commander says there’s no such thing as a shortage for good, high-paying jobs in Georgetown County.

School district gets “excellent” rating

Tuesday, November 18, 10:31 p.m.

Georgetown County School District may be readying to send out report cards with its students soon, but the district just received a report card of its own for its performance in the past year.


Moore named preseason top five player

Thursday, November 20, 10:21 a.m.

Carvers Bay High School’s Eaddy Moore has been named one of the South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association’s top five seniors in Class A.

Bear Jam

Thursday, November 20, 10:26 p.m.

Boys varsity basketball coach Jeff Mezzatesta and the Carvers Bay High School community hosted the annual Bear Jam on Nov. 17 and 18. Thirty-two boys and girls varsity and junior varsity high school...

Wahoos bring home gold from Rock Hill meet

Thursday, November 20, 10:21 a.m.

On Nov. 15, members of the Georgetown County YMCA Wahooss wim team competed in the 2014 Rays CYSL Turkey Trot Meet.

Warriors end season with playoff loss to powerhouse Dillon

Thursday, November 20, 5:29 a.m.

Waccamaw High School’s varsity football season ended on Nov. 14, as the Warriors were trounced 56-0 by the undefeated Dillon Wildcats, the defending Class AA, Division 1 champions.

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle during the holiday season

Tuesday, November 18, 11:09 p.m.

With the holidays fast approaching, it can be tempting to put your health on the back burner and indulge in all the fixings of a holiday meal. Before you dig into that second piece of pecan pie, keep...

Inlet Outlook

Frozen by Fear

Tuesday, November 18, 11:08 p.m.

Isabelle and I were catching up on our reading. We read lots of newspapers from all over. We like the feel of newsprint. Sometimes it’s a challenge catching up on the news with Isabelle. When she...

Georgetown Times

What makes a strong lobbyist?

Tuesday, November 18, 11:06 p.m.

Because of its power to influence public affairs, the press has long been known as “the Fourth Estate.”

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