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Before his arrest, alleged fast food robber established pattern of fear

Friday, December 19, 12:01 a.m.

A two-month crime spree may have come to an end early Wednesday morning after law enforcement officials arrested a 28-year-old Myrtle Beach man who they say robbed a series of restaurants at gunpoint.

1 year later, family and friends of Heather Elvis seek answers

Thursday, December 18, 5:16 a.m.

One year after Heather Elvis disappeared, her friends and family will hold a press conference and vigil for the missing Myrtle Beach woman.

Fire in International Paper woodyard quickly controlled

Friday, December 19, 3:12 a.m.

Firefighters were called to International Paper’s Georgetown mill the evening of Tuesday, Dec. 16, after a fire broke out in the woodyard.

Holiday art

Friday, December 19, 3:09 a.m.


Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

Oakley leaves County Council

Thursday, December 18, 5:22 a.m.

Jerry Oakley, who is retiring after serving 12 years on Georgetown County Council representing the Murrells Inlet area, says his years on council have been “a marvelous learning experience.”

Garden City residents gear up for neighborhood watch

Thursday, December 18, 5:17 a.m.

About a dozen people gathered at Atlantic Discount Spirits on Highway 17 South last week to take the initial steps toward forming a neighborhood watch group.

County ratifies results of sales tax referendum

Friday, December 12, 3:27 a.m.

County leaders have taken the next step in levying a one-cent sales tax for capital projects approved by Georgetown County voters on Nov. 4.

Retiring county councilman honored

Thursday, December 11, 12:01 a.m.

Retiring Horry County Councilman Paul Price, who represents Garden City and the South Strand, was honored along with two other outgoing councilmen at the Horry County Council’s final meeting of the...

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

Waccamaw Intermediate sends two teams to Lego League regional competition

Thursday, December 18, 12:01 a.m.

The students and faculty of Waccamaw Intermediate School gathered together on Dec. 10 to send off their First Lego League Robotics teams to the regional qualifying competition in Myrtle Beach.

Serving the Community: Paul McNabb

Thursday, December 18, 5:40 a.m.

Paul McNabb is a third generation firefighter.

Magic at the library

Thursday, December 18, 5:38 a.m.

Renzi the Magician thrilled a group of children and adults at the Waccamaw Library on Dec. 11. The event was one of the last for kids at the facility, which is closing its doors at the end of the...

Anderson leaving County Council

Thursday, December 18, 5:36 a.m.

Bob Anderson, who is leaving Georgetown County Council after serving one four-year term representing the Pawleys Island area, said he enjoyed addressing the wide variety of issues that came up over...

Georgetown & Andrews

Police want man for alleged attempted murder

Wednesday, December 17, 9:54 a.m.

A shooting in Georgetown’s West End on Monday, Dec. 16, left one man with non-life-threatening injuries and police searching for a man wanted on charges of attempted murderer.

Another Hall of Fame for Tommy Smith Sr.

Wednesday, December 17, 5:44 a.m.

Georgetown County coaching legend Tommy Smith Sr. was inducted into the S.C. Football Coaches Hall of Fame Dec. 12.

Salvation Army preparing to make Christmas merry

Friday, December 12, 3:39 a.m.

Christmas is just two weeks away, and the Salvation Army is busy making sure needy kids in Georgetown County have presents to open Christmas morning.

Wedgefield tree lighting

Friday, December 12, 8:08 a.m.


Waccamaw gets 2nd win over Georgetown

Friday, December 19, 3:26 a.m.

Georgetown High School’s boys basketball team overcame a 19-point deficit against Waccamaw High on Dec. 16, but the Warriors held off the Bulldogs in the fourth quarter to win 67-53.

Pelicans announces new slate of coaches

Friday, December 19, 3:25 a.m.

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, has announced its field staff for the Pelicans for the 2015 season.

Waccamaw loses see-saw battle with Socastee

Thursday, December 18, 5:32 a.m.

The Waccamaw Warriors boys’ basketball team fought its way to a tie and a lead over the Socastee Braves in the second half of a Dec. 13 home game, but last-minute turnovers by the Warriors and clutch...

Sharks devour Bulldogs and Stags at tri-match

Thursday, December 18, 5:29 a.m.

St. James High School’s wrestling team dominated a tri-match on Dec. 9, beating Georgetown and Berkeley 144-13.

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

Isabelle welcomes new editor

Thursday, December 18, 5:34 a.m.

I could hear Isabelle purring as I entered her room (actually, it’s the master bedroom that Mary and I share, but Isabelle has claimed it as her own). Isabelle was drinking her morning latte and...

Inlet Outlook

Low Country War Birds host 47th meeting

Wednesday, December 17, 5:59 a.m.

It wasn’t the huge fish jumping out of the roof that caught the eye of passersby at The Litchfield Fish House Restaurant but a Viet Nam era Huey UH-1H helicopter parked next to the front door.

Georgetown Times

Christmas decor in poor taste

Friday, December 19, 3:28 a.m.

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