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Urban Land Institute reveals recommendation for Georgetown steel mill site

Friday, September 23, 4:14 p.m.

After spending most of the week in Georgetown, talking to its people, walking its streets, studying its demographics and learning its history, a panel of advisers from the Urban Land Institute...

Georgetown County school board honors student scholars

Friday, September 23, 1:55 p.m.

Georgetown County School District students who achieved perfect scores on their Palmetto Assessment of State Standards and End of Course tests last spring were honored by members of the GCSD Board...


Artist creates designs on historic bricks using tin, grass and rope

Friday, September 23, 11:19 a.m.

Sitting on a dock in Georgetown, looking out on Winyah Bay, Shannon Murphy’s eyes were transfixed on an anchored sailboat.


SC Maritime Museum in Georgetown to expand, add exhibits, programs

Thursday, September 22, 5:30 p.m.

The only all-encompassing maritime museum in South Carolina, located on Front Street in Georgetown, will soon offer more exhibits, programs and space for events.

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What can a chiropractor do for my low back pain?

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Friday night football finals

Hannah-Pamplico scored nine points in the final 2:46 of the game to beat Waccamaw 19-15.

Eric Allen now a Hall of Famer

The late Eric “Bobby” Allen, one of the greatest athletes to ever play in Georgetown County, is the newest member of the Michigan State University Athletics Hall of Fame.


Volleyball: Andrews tops Latta

Andrews High’s volleyball team overcame a slow start and a loss in the first set to beat region rival Latta, 3-1, on Sept. 20.


Chris Sokoloski: County library needs to save our sports past

The Georgetown County Library has been working for years to preserve the past through oral histories.

Georgetown County man pleads guilty in 2015 crash that killed 1, injured 3

A Georgetown County man pleaded guilty to his role in a two-vehicle crash that killed one man and injured three others in mid-2015.

Police: Andrews man kidnapped daughter, shot at her mother

An Andrews man was arrested, police said, more than a week after officers began investigating a claim that he kidnapped his 5-year-old daughter and shot at her mother.


DEU: Georgetown County men sold heroin, crack cocaine

Two Browns Ferry men were arrested, agents said, after they were found with almost one pound of illegal drugs and multiple weapons while they were caring for a child.


Waites sworn in as Georgetown Police Department chief

Moments after Kelvin Waites was sworn in as chief of the Georgetown Police Department in front of about 100 people, he thanked them for their support.

Jana Kristine Saxon to wed Brandon Michael DiMatteo

Announcement is made of the engagement and forthcoming marriage of Jana Kristine Saxon and Brandon Michael DiMatteo.

Libraries to host community yard sale

The Georgetown Library community yard sale is back.


Officials: Know your hurricane evacuation zone in Georgetown and Horry counties

About 100 residents of the Greater Burgess community attended a Know Your Zone town hall meeting Sept. 15 to learn ways to prepare for hurricanes and possible evacuations.


Grandparents’ Day at Waccamaw Elementary

Waccamaw Elementary School held its annual Grandparents’ Day on Sept. 15. Grandparents were treated to songs by second-grade students in Sarah Rodenbeck’s and Jennifer...

Horry Georgetown Technical College receives $2 million grant for manufacturing training facility

The Horry Georgetown Technical College Georgetown campus has received a big boost in its plans to build an advanced manufacturing training facility.

Members of Georgetown High School’s Class of 1986 return for 30th reunion, homecoming

Grooving to the sounds of the 1980s, more than 30 members of the Georgetown High School Class of 1986 descended on the school’s campus Sept. 15 to participate in homecoming festivities and...


Georgetown County planners working on rules for helicopter businesses

Georgetown County planners are working to develop rules for commercial helicopter tour businesses, with noise and safety as their main concerns.


Jobs, young people among hot topics at Georgetown’s Urban Land Institute public forum

When a panel of volunteer planners and developers met with the Georgetown community to discuss ideas for the future of the defunct ArcelorMittal steel mill site, two concerns were brought up time...

Grandparents Blessing

Hopefully you have been having blessed days. The weather has been reminding me of the “dog days” of summer when I was growing up. We had rain just about every day that created rain...

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Howard Center in Georgetown County to host evening of Lowcountry music, art Sept. 17

The sights and sowunds of the Lowcountry will come to life inside the Howard Center on Sept. 17, when Lowcountry Voices, internationally acclaimed South Carolina artist Jonathan Green, and special...


Boyer next author on Moveable Feast tour

Susan Boyer will be the featured author on the Moveable Feast tour.


Brookgreen Gardens sets new ticket policy for ‘Nights of a Thousand Candles’

Brookgreen Gardens has announced it will require those attending its popular “Nights of a Thousand Candles” to choose a date for attendance when buying tickets.

Deer season forecast good for South Carolina

With the 2016 deer season soon opening in all counties, South Carolina’s deer population is healthy and the season outlook is good, according to the state’s top deer biologist.

Records ordered turned over in Horry County officer harassment suit

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — A judge has ordered the Horry County Police Department to turn over records in a lawsuit stemming from allegations of sexual misconduct by a former department...


Interstate repaving costs double because road is so poor

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Transportation officials say the cost of repaving about 60 miles of two South Carolina interstates will nearly double because workers will need to fully reconstruct...


Farm To Table event will showcase Grand Strand culinary talent

Are you a foodie looking to experience the taste and flavors of the Grand Strand? It’s not too late to purchase tickets for the Seventh Annual Coastal Uncorked’s Farm to Table event...

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